Iran Metal

(KNAC) Heavy metal band Koht Mian has released its first album in Tehran, and the kids are eating it up.

Even though dancing and singing to western music in the Islamic republic is punishable by whipping, the instrumental album (CDs featuring only music, without lyrics, often do not require authorization to be published), entitled "Eksir", has proved very popular with young Iranians who lined up outside local stores to buy a copy of the new release. [see full story for more] - Click here for the Full Story

Note: The preceding story contained only the highlights of the full story published by KNAC, if it was followed by a message to see the full story. To read the entire story click on the link following the story.

Additionally, if you wish to comment on this story, please use the Fan Speak area below.

Click here to return to the full Day in Rock report for

tell a friend about this article

know of a news item we should cover?

antiMUSIC News featured on RockNews.info and Google News




Follow Us: Facebook Twitter Feeds

Contact Us - Privacy - antiMusic Email - Why we are antiMusic

Copyright© 1998 - 2020 Iconoclast Entertainment Group All rights reserved.

Please click here for legal restrictions and terms of use applicable to this site. Use of this site signifies your agreement to the terms of use.