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Mohsen Namjoo Live in Chicago!
11/05/2016 – 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm$30
We are thrilled to announce that Mohsen Namjoo will be playing with his trio band in Chicago for the first time! Mohsen Namjoo will play live in concert with his trio band in the Old Town School of Folk Music in Chicago THIS SATURDAY Nov. 5, 2016. They will be playing some of the new songs from their latest album “Personal Cipher”.
$40: General Admission
$38: Old Town School Members
$80: VIP (1st Row Seat + Signed Copy of Namjoo’s
latest Album “Personal Cipher”)
$30: Students (valid student ID)
Mohsen Namjoo is an Iranian artist, songwriter, singer, music scholar and setar (traditional Persian lute) player based in New York City. Hailed as “the Bob Dylan of Iran” by the New York Times, Mohsen Namjoo blends the Classical Persian setar with electric guitar and drums, rock and blues vocal techniques with Persian avaz (singing), and the ancient with the current, Namjoo is known for his unique style. Much of his sound is inspired by Persian classical music, ‘tahrir’ vocal techniques, and regional music of Iran, all mixed with his own satirical interpretation of music and society.