Various Artists / Rough Guide To Iran
Album:Rough Guide To Iran Collection:World
Artist:Various Artists Added:Jun 2006
Label:World Music Network 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2006-08-13 Pull Date:2006-10-15 Charts:Reggae/World
Week Ending:Oct 15Oct 1Sep 17Sep 10Sep 3Aug 27Aug 20

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5.Jun 23, 2009:At the Cafe Bohemian
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Album Review
Don Farrell
Reviewed 2006-08-14 
Music you will hear in downtown Tehran today: traditional classical, folk and rock. The liner notes are very informative.
1: 3: 28 bowed strings, male vocal, fast. High energy. Cool sounds, rock oriented
2: 4:12 fast percussion, male vocals, fast hammered strings, traditional but fast.
3: 7:40 slow haunting vocal/wail, duduk maestro Djivan Gasparyan
***4: 2:06 low level but GREAT percussion, Instrumental
5: 3:30 slow & low plucked strings & fem vocal/wail, slow but beautiful sound.
**6: 2:04 breathy reed flute (ney) instrumental
7: 3:47 slow & low plucked strings minimal vocal
***8: 5:55 great plucked & bowed strings, slow and very nice
**9: 5:15 male vocal/wail with gentle guitar & far out double flute
10: 4:18 mid tempo plucked & strummed strings
11: 3:18 mild rock with spoken word/wail of Rumi and Hafez
**12: 3:37 nice plucked dotar ( long-necked lute) male vocal/wail
***13: 4: 25 plucked & bowed strings, male vocals nice traditional folk romp.
***14: 4:26 slow& low drone intro then ROCK jam. Hafez poetry set to rock music.
***15: 8:24 fast low plucked & bowed string/percussion jam intro, than male vocal/wail great traditional classical sound applause at end. D Farrell 08/2006

Track Listing
 ArtistTrack Name
1.Arian BandAfsoongar (Glamorous)
2.Kamkars, TheDekay Ambar, Dekay Auber
3.Alizadeh, Hossein & Djivan GasparyanSari Galin
4.Trio ChemiraniYãzdah
5.Javdan, ParvinDaramad Homayoun
6.Afsharnia, AbdolnaghiDashti
7.Dastan Ensemble & Shahram NazeriSaz Va Avaz
8.Kalhor, Kayhan & Ali Akbar MoradiShowgh
10.Mehdipour, ChengisMisri Koroglu
11.BaradDar Har Rage Man (Within Each Of My Veins)
12.Soleimani, Haj GhorbanZârenji Hossain Yâr
13.Zangeshâhi, Din MohammadYâ Ghows
14.O-HumDarde Eshgh
15.Masters Of Persian MusicTorkaman