iran-bikeMusic from Southern Iran and more
The music of Southern Iran is different from the rest of the country - it has strong Arab influences and there is a Afro-Iranian tradition, coming from descendents of African Slaves and traders. Around the large port of Bandar Abbas and the region Hormozgan, a special style of music has developed which is called Bandari, which is played in traditional and modern versions, but also the Afro-Iranians in the port of Busher the Afro-Iranians have a strong influence in music and culture and their tradition is kept alive and mixed with modern pop culture. With Barbara Muerdter