13/8 (album)

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Live album by Mohsen Namjoo
Released October 4, 2012
Recorded April 28, 2012
Genre Persian traditional music, Iranian rock, Jazz, Avant garde, Free Jazz
Label Payam Entertainment, Inc.
Producer Babak Payami, Mohsen Namjoo
Mohsen Namjoo chronology

13/8 is a live album by Iranian singer-songwriter Mohsen Namjoo.13/8 recorded before a live audience at Berkeley, California on April 28, 2012. The album Released in October 2012. [1] [2] [3]

Mohsen Namjoo Iranian musician, singer-songwriter

Mohsen Namjoo is an Iranian singer-songwriter. His style of music is influenced by blues and rock as well as Iranian folk music. The lyrics of his songs are also a combination of Persian classical poems, his own lyrics, and contemporary poems; Namjoo uses the words freely, infusing them with irony and sarcasm to carry the music and to create a free style form of singing. An Iranian correspondent for The New York Times in Iran wrote that "some call him a sort of Bob Dylan of Iran".


Track listing

  1. "Tehran" – 10:27
  2. "Biyaid" – 9:16
  3. "Bigah Shod" – 11:27
  4. "Khat Bekesh" – 13:45
  5. "Zan Yar" – 13:02
  6. "13/8" – 7:36
  7. "Ro Sar Beneh" – 8:15
  8. "Sanama" – 4:50


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