Posts Tagged Iranian Singers

Mohsen Namjoo the Iranian Bob Dylan

Mohsen Namjoo is one of those figures in the Iranian contemporary music, who will be discussed for many years to come. A highly controversial song-writer, composer and musician, his music was banned for many years in Iran. But this did not prevent him from creating his music and making it available to the Iranian audience. […]

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Not an Illusion: Singing in Iran (documentary)

http://www.notanillusion.com Director/Producer/Editor: Torang Abedian Editing Supervisor: Michael Hudecek Camera: Turaj Aslani NUTS FILMS Synopsis: Sara is a 21 years old Iranian woman who wants to be a singer. Yet according to the rules in Iran women should’nt sing solo in public. Clerics say God doesn’t want to hear a woman’s voice even at prayers. Bur […]

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