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Sote

by Editor | 17th October 2017

Iranian producer* Sote (AKA Ata Ebtekar) has become an important, internationalising force in the experimental electronic scene. His 2002 release ‘Electric Deaf’ – a frenetic slice of Drum’n’Bass – was released on Warp Records, since then he’s expanded his musical claws into more introspective works that also showcase a greater influence from his home country, […]

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Sevdaliza

by Editor | 12th May 2017

The daring, nuanced approach of Dutch-Iranian artist Sevdaliza means she surely deserves to be mentioned in the same breath as the likes of Arca, Kelela and fka Twigs. On her debut album ISON, released without warning last month, she drapes a smooth, lush R&B veil over deep, rewarding depths. Currently on tour throughout Europe, Sevdaliza’s […]

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Raving Iran documentary tracks Tehran’s techno scene

by Editor | 29th April 2017

Having won numerous awards at documentary-orientated film festivals over the past year, Susanne Regina Meures’s ‘Raving Iran’ is now slowly coming to cinemas near you. It follows the story of Anoosh and Arash, two techno DJs who throw underground parties in Iran. After gaining unwanted attention from the police after distributing their album independently, they eventually […]

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Iranian producer* Sote (AKA Ata Ebtekar) has become an important, internationalising force in the experimental electronic scene. His 2002 release ‘Electric Deaf’ – a frenetic slice of Drum’n’Bass – was released on Warp Records, since then he’s expanded his musical …

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Sevdaliza

by Editor | 12th May 2017

The daring, nuanced approach of Dutch-Iranian artist Sevdaliza means she surely deserves to be mentioned in the same breath as the likes of Arca, Kelela and fka Twigs. On her debut album ISON, released without warning last month, she drapes a smooth, lush R&B veil over deep, rewarding depths. Currently on tour throughout Europe, Sevdaliza’s […]

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Raving Iran documentary tracks Tehran’s techno scene

by Editor | 29th April 2017

Having won numerous awards at documentary-orientated film festivals over the past year, Susanne Regina Meures’s ‘Raving Iran’ is now slowly coming to cinemas near you. It follows the story of Anoosh and Arash, two techno DJs who throw underground parties …

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