Six Pillars Podcast – Iran UK Sonics Live on Resonance104.4FM
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Six Pillars Podcast – Iran UK Sonics Live on Resonance104.4FM

Participants of the Iran UK Sonics residency perform live on air. Iran-UK Sonics was a two week residency for Iranian musicians living in the MENASA region to study, perform and exchange with graduates of the London College of Communications Sound Arts Department at the University of London with the live performance at Southbank Centre’s Queen … Continue reading

Artist Focus: Nemo Ghasemi #IranUKSonics
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Artist Focus: Nemo Ghasemi #IranUKSonics

As part of our #IranUKSonics residency running until Dec 20th, we feature a series of interviews with each of the five selected participants. Nemo Ghasemi Tafreshi, also known as Bluesy Guy, is an award-winning blues guitarist, electronic musician and song writer from Iran. Originally from Tehran with a background in film scoring and sound design, Ghasemi … Continue reading

Artist Focus: Heckmat(t) – #IranUKSonics
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Artist Focus: Heckmat(t) – #IranUKSonics

As part of our #IranUKSonics residency running until Dec 20th, we feature a series of interviews with each of the five selected participants. Born in Shiraz, now a street artist and producer in the capital of Iran, Heckmat(t) is part of hip-hop label Maktab-B and has collaborated with DJs and MCs, and DJs himself. With … Continue reading

This Week’s Six Pillars Show – Women’s History and Music from Iran
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This Week’s Six Pillars Show – Women’s History and Music from Iran

This week we play host to our monthly guest slot from America and sample electronic music made by participants in next week’s Iran UK Sonics residency. From December 9th five selected participants will visit the UK for the first time to take part in a two week residency programme. They’ll be collaborating with London College … Continue reading