New Podcast – ElectroClassical Iran
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New Podcast – ElectroClassical Iran

Experimental music from the Middle East, electro-classical works mainly from Iran, in this order: Playlist: Rohab by Showan Tavakol Sami Yusuf with the Persian nightingale Soog e Sarv by Showan Tavakol Iranian Hologram by Showan Tavakol DayBalal by Farshad BakhtiariHa feat. Shaghayegh Kamali Persian Jazz by Oxala Darreye Gham by Showan Tavvakol Ensemble Kamman Advertisements Continue reading

Six Pillars Broadcast – Electro-Classical Music from Iran
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Six Pillars Broadcast – Electro-Classical Music from Iran

Tonight on Six Pillars we’re listening to experimental music from the Middle East and a somewhat electro-classical selection today, in this order: Playlist: Rohab by Showan Tavakol Sami Yusuf with the Persian nightingale Soog e Sarv by Showan Tavakol Iranian Hologram by Showan Tavakol DayBalal by Farshad BakhtiariHa feat. Shaghayegh Kamali Persian Jazz by Oxala … Continue reading

Six Pillars Broadcast: Artist Soheila Sokhanvari
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Six Pillars Broadcast: Artist Soheila Sokhanvari

Once a practising scientist, Iranian artist Soheila Sokhanvari discusses her multi-media painting and sculptural work at Wysing Arts Centre, inspired by vintage family photographs in crude oil, gold and egg tempera. Soheila Sokhanvari’s work draws on personal histories, expressed in photographs and expired passports, exploring identity and trauma, often with the backdrop of past political … Continue reading

Six Pillars Broadcast: Borderless Music Festival
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Six Pillars Broadcast: Borderless Music Festival

Borderless festival is set to take place at Battersea Arts centre throughout May 2017, the series will feature Kate Simko & London Electronic Orchestra, Fatima & The Eglo Live Band, Sam Lee, Trim, Jodie Abacus, Soweto Kinch and Melt Yourself Down + more TBA Broadcast Times Six Pillars broadcasts on air on 104.4FM, on digital radio signal and online Wednesdays  9-9.30pm … Continue reading

Six Pillars Podcast – Quicksand
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Six Pillars Podcast – Quicksand

‘Quicksand’ is a dyptopian audio drama by Nikolaj Larsen, Duncan Pickstock and Mikkel H. Eriksen. Premise: Set in the near future Jason is a man fighting for his life in the Mediterranean Sea. In the EU, the manufacturing industry and job security is long gone and people compete for poorly paid, casual work. The economy … Continue reading