Monthly Archives: December 2008


Posted in Miscellaneous

New Release: Nader Meschi – “Shaye-e”

Two year ago I wrote in my blog that the Mansour-sound alike Nader Meschi’s second album “Shahye-e” is to be released. Now it has, after two years of postponing by Ershaad! I have given it a few spins and really … Continue reading

Posted in Iranian Music, New Releases

He is coming and I’m going!

The man, the LEGEND, my childhood hero is coming to town! The grandmaster of ELECTRONICA, Jean Michel Jarre, is to go on tour next spring and I’m going for a refreshing experience baby! Last time I saw the electro-maestro in … Continue reading

Posted in International Music, Iranian Music, Miscellaneous

Rajabpour: My style of management is Western!

  Mohsen Rajabpour, Arian and Benyamin’s outgoing and publicity-loving manager, says when he started in the business he couldn’t find a role-model for himself! Thats why he started to study the Western way and tradition of artist management in order to … Continue reading

Posted in Iranian Music, News

A hazy shade of winter …

I just returned home and this was the enchanting view from my window which met me this morning! What a welcome!! FINALLY a white winter! Ahhhh, needless to say a long walk in that season scenery was a must! It all reminded … Continue reading

Posted in International Music, Miscellaneous

“So annoying yet so enjoyable”

My friend Mobish once described Akon’s voice in a very quote-worthy way, he said its “so annoying yet so enjoyable”! And that pretty much sums up his artistic persona as a singer, …or is he a rapper? Well whatever he … Continue reading

Posted in International Music, Miscellaneous

Hefner’s new hottie!

The legendary Hugh Hefner has come to his senses and got rid of the three surgically enhanced American blondies in favour of the naturally endowed eastern European brunette Dasha! I salute you Hef for the wise quality-over-quantity decision, go dawg! good … Continue reading

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Hami: should I sing “shaad” songs?

Hami sang a rather “shaad” and upbeat song called “Khaste Shodi” at his Fajr performance and asked the audience to let him know through their applauds whether they wish him to add this song to his future album or not! … Continue reading

Posted in Iranian Music, News

Pink ‘n’ BLU

Another one of the many “Sex and the City: The Movie” editions I did get these past months. This one is actually BLU-RAY and comes in an exclusive steelbook packaging from Germany! Let me tell you that it was a true hassle … Continue reading

Posted in 30nema, Miscellaneous

Deux Deluxe

Many albums released earlier this year are being repackaged and sold as Deluxe Editions, mainly Christmas-commercially! It often means a new design and some BONUS material. Here are two that I recommend: By now even you guys in US have … Continue reading

Posted in International Music, Miscellaneous