Monthly Archives: January 2008

Special Court in the absence of Copyright Law

Yahya Shariatnia, the lawyer of Farhad Mehrad’s family who is currently trying to claim compensation from the state media (IRIB) for an unauthorized broadcasting of the late Farhad’s music says that this case has derived the family to turn to … Continue reading

Posted in Iranian Music, News

Thanks for your patience

There was a time a few months ago that I had not a single album to review, today mainly thanks to you my dear readers I have almost too many albums to review!lol Well there can never be too many … Continue reading

Posted in Bia2, Iranian Music

Sarvi up in here!

You’ve seen her on our mainpage and heard her song in our MP3 section! Why not visit the myspace of this lovely London-lass of Iranian origin for more information? http://www.myspace.com/sarviupinhere  

Posted in International Music, Iranian Music, Miscellaneous

Yellow pages of music will be published

The music council has confirmed that a yellow pages will be published to list the A-Z of the music industry in the country. The result however will be presented at the next year’s annual music expo in Tehran!

Posted in Iranian Music, News

The Farhad Music Awards postponed

The Farhad Music Awards which was planned to take place these days in Iran has been postponed! According to Fereidoun Shahbazian, the coordinator of the event, this decision was a last-minute one due to current social situation. What this exactly … Continue reading

Posted in Iranian Music, News

Calling Belle

If you live in USA chances are that you haven’t seen “Secret Diary of a Call Girl”, the British TV-series based on the popular internet blog later turned into top-selling books by the real-life call girl alias “Belle de Jour”! … Continue reading

Posted in 30nema, Miscellaneous

Simorgh signed to Tapesh

Rastin’s debut album “Simorgh” which was due out summer 2006 but postponed has been signed to Tapesh Records, which is supposed to release it around Norooz. The new video “Zalem” will have a premier soon.

Posted in Iranian Music, News

Dr. COOL

Bill Gates, disliked or even hated by many! I however really like and even admire this man! Not only for his professional achievements which has basically made the computer more accessible to the ordinary man but mainly for his financial … Continue reading

Posted in Miscellaneous

Ershaad’s new harsher regulations

Ahmadi of Ershaad said that new harsher regulations will henceforth be implemented in the lyrics department of the ministry. He said that the responsible council (Shoraaye Sher) will be much more analytical and critical when it comes to the content … Continue reading

Posted in Iranian Music, News

Vader kneels before me!

I just received my coolest collectible! A kneeling Darth Vader (before the Emperor) with a base that lights up and adds to the coolness of the whole thing! Isn’t that cool?! If you’re a Star Wars nerd like yours-truly you … Continue reading

Posted in 30nema, Materialism, Miscellaneous