Iranian Music

“This Pale” by Shujaat Khan, an ode to Rumi’s poems

“This Pale” by Shujaat Khan, an ode to Rumi’s poems Bombay: Classical legend, composer and sitarist Shujaat Husain Khan and acclaimed Iranian-American singer Katayoun Goudarzi give new urgency to Rumi’s age-old love poems on their latest album ‘This Pale’ which will be released on October 1. Grammy-nominated sitar player Shujaat …

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How to make lockdown dinners more interesting

There is something comforting about sitting down for a nice dinner. For those of us in confinement, this is one of the little joys that we can still easily enjoy. To bring some novelty to dinner time lately, Jannine Graham and her partner Julia have come up with a game. …

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In pursuit of heaven on earth – Journal

ABDUL Ghaffar, a Tehsildar (local official), was recently posted to Nushki, a town southwest of Quetta. The N-40 highway, known locally as the Quetta-Taftan highway, connects Lakpass, Quetta, to Taftan, a town on the border with Iran. This route is used by Pakistanis, mostly from the Punjab, to get to …

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She couldn’t understand it

Iranian-Dutch pop singer Sevda Alizadeh (Tehran, 1987) was a professional basketball player and made her singer debut in 2017 with the album. Raison. Sevdaliza creates alternative electronic music linked to trip hop. His poetic words often deal closely with depression, fears and pain. Her second album was released last year …

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Listen to new single from Hyper Planet – the amazing Iranian prog-metal band backed by Bumblefoot

Iranian prog-metallers Hyper Planet released a video for their latest single, Beyond the Laniakea – the first of their upcoming debut album. It’s an amazing slice of instrumental prog-metal that incorporates traditional Iranian influences alongside incredible playing by brothers Amin and Armin Saffar (on guitar and bass respectively). There’s even …

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Your Monday Briefing – The New York Times

Protests against the Covid pass are on the rise in France For the third week in a row, thousands of people took to the streets across France to protest the government’s health passes law, which bans people without proof of vaccination or a recent negative test for Covid-19 to access …

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“Hit The Road” by Panah Panahi – Deadline

A family goes on a trip with a difference of Take the road, a promising first feature film by Panah Panahi, presented in the Directors’ Fortnight section of the Cannes Film Festival. The son of Iranian filmmaker Jafar Panahi delivers a lean but touching drama with a winning humorous streak. …

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Schenectady’s Music Haven announces 2021 series

Schenectady’s Music Haven has announced a season of three regional and international talent shows after a one-year hiatus. The musicians will take the stage at Schenectady’s Central Park on August 15, 22 and 29. Since 1990 Music Haven has brought world class music to Schenectady. Although the series is shorter …

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What Music and Calligraphy Have in Common From the Perspective of Mr. Ebrahim Olfat, Popular Iranian Singer, Painter and Calligrapher

Both music and calligraphy are considered a posteriori; in music, the melody is made up of completed notes. When it comes to calligraphy, the sentences would be inadequate and meaningless if all the associated parts were not written completely. Ebrahim Olfat presented other commonalities of music and calligraphy through an …

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Orchid is changing the face of electro-pop as we know it

Breathtaking Anglo-Iranian songwriter, producer, radio host and singer Orchid is about to be the best thing since sliced ​​bread. You heard it here the first time. Inspired by artists like Outkast, Lady Gaga, NERD and the Sugababes, Orchid is undoubtedly the future of electronic pop, giving the genre a much …

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Iran takes tougher line with election of new president

DUBAI / CAIRO / ISTANBUL – Iranian President-elect Ebrahim Raisi appears determined to focus on preserving the country’s Islamic regime, a marked departure from outgoing President Hassan Rouhani’s focus on reforms and a more conciliatory stance to the outside world. The hard-line conservative leader, who currently heads the judiciary, will …

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Caution on Iran nuclear deal as G7 leaders vow to stop bomb

VIENNA (AP) – Diplomats outside the European Union warned on Sunday that negotiations with Iran to salvage a landmark nuclear deal still need more time, as leaders of the Group of Seven Wealthy Nations reaffirmed their commitment to prevent the Islamic Republic from building nuclear weapons. Iranian envoys held another …

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Jalili: Iran must promote its films and music globally

TEHRAN – Presidential candidate Saeed Jalili said on Thursday that the future administration should view art as a path to success in other fields and actively seek to promote the country’s films and music globally. “If the administration is to be successful in other areas, it must view art as …

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Iran’s largest navy ship sank

A fire broke out in Iran’s largest fleet which could not be contained. The ship sank in the waters of the Gulf of Oman near the Strait of Hormuz. The cause of the fire was not determined and the crew was evacuated to safety. Photo The Chark was a support …

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NFT Launch, Regulators Target Crypto Ads and Scams, Nebraska Adopts Digital Asset Banking Charter, Reports Detail Crypto Hedge Funds and Sanctions Evasion | BakerHostetler

BD-ATS to Issue Blockchain Securities, Crypto Hedge Fund Report Released Through: Teresa Goody Guillén Blockchain-based trading platform tZERO recently announced an agreement with an energy project finance platform to digitize approximately $ 25 million of stake in an energy fund that will invest in oil and gas assets across the …

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Briefing on daily Iranian developments

Delegations can return to their capitals for consultations: Araghchi Iran’s deputy foreign minister responsible for political affairs said delegations involved in Iran’s nuclear talks, the JCPOA, may return to their capitals for further consultations. Seyyed Abbas Araghchi, who heads the Iranian delegation to the JCPOA talks in Vienna, said he …

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What is Asian American music, really?

In the decades since its inception, the term “Asian American” has become depoliticized; Once a coalition that sought to mobilize collectively against injustice, it has evolved into a demographic – and marked by cavernous contrasts. After the passage of the Immigration and Naturalization Act of 1965, an infusion of Asian …

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Dollar General Raises Profit Forecast for Fiscal 2021

Bloomberg Traders grieving as Indian markets continue to rise (Bloomberg) – As Covid-19 continues to ravage India, finance professionals across the country grapple with an increasingly surreal disconnect between the devastation of the epidemic and a record boom in the markets local. raised its official Covid toll to more than …

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Klarna seeks new fundraising for over $ 40 billion valuation

TipRanks Billionaire George Soros chooses these 3 “Strong Buy” actions Some investors achieve legendary status, far surpassing their peers through a combination of luck and success. No one is perhaps more representative of it than George Soros, the Holocaust survivor who after the war earned a doctorate from the London …

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Eurovision, Celebrating the sounds of a post-pandemic continent

ROTTERDAM – Italian band Maneskin celebrated their victory at Eurovision 2021 with rock ‘n’ roll playbook, with bare breasts covered in tattoos, splashing champagne and the sounds of exploding fireworks. Victory was near and deeply moving, with the band’s song, “Zitti e Buoni, ”Or“ Shut Up and Be Quiet, ”placing …

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7 fun foodie events around DC this weekend

Barbecue trays at Chiko. Photograph by LeadingDC It’s BBQ week in the three laid-back spots of China and Korea Chiko. Guest Chef Javiar Fernandez de Kuya Ja Lechon Belly serves a platter of lechon (pork belly) for $ 18 Thursday May 20. Daily specials of Korean chicken, Chinese ribs and …

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German Goethe Medals Reward Artists Across Borders | Culture | Reports on the arts, music and lifestyle of Germany | DW

The Goethe Medals recognize outstanding service and achievement in the promotion of the German language and cultural exchange. Candidates for the Goethe Medal are nominated annually by the German Goethe-Cultural Institutes abroad, in close cooperation with German diplomatic representations. They are an official decoration of the Federal Republic of Germany. …

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Hits making moves on the world songs board

HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA – OCTOBER 03: Baekhyun of K-pop supergroup SuperM attends a press conference … [+] at Capitol Records hosts the release of SuperM’s Debut EP, Debut Mini Album “SuperM” at Capitol Records Studio on October 03, 2019 in Hollywood, California., (Photo by Gabriel Olsen / Getty Images) Getty Images …

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