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Ballgard Interview + Live Studio Session

Iranian funk-rock band Ballgard play live at Resonance 104.4FM studios, London, interspersed with an interview with guitarist and original member Amin Dehnavi. Amin talks lyrics, emotions and practicalities with Fari Bradley ahead of their London gig, on Nov 23rd 2012. For this the reformed band will be supported by the aptly names King with No … Continue reading

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Today’s Show: November’s Iranian music gigs – free tickets!

We’ve 4 major Iranian music gigs this month in London from the Iranian diaspora. Here are several tickets and CDs up for grabs: Electronic and sonics whizz-kid Hassan K is coming over from France for two dates Nov 16th at Mosaic Rooms, Earl’s Court £7  and 17th at King and Queen, Fitzrovia, £5 (Goodge Street) … Continue reading

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Ballgard Play London’s 100 Club

Remember these kooky fellows? They perform London’s historical 100 Club Sunday 9th September 2012, 7.30pm – 11pm It’s worth going just to see how they manage to enunciate their lyrics in such a powerful manner. Iranian satire at its best. Tickets are £15 HERE, and the band are supported by singer song-writer Haleh Mohajerani, on … Continue reading