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Founded in 2001 by a group of young Tehran artists and art students, 127 has found itself at the center of progressive cultural change in Iran.The band’s music melds Iranian melodies and jazz with an alternative sound.The band’s lyrics tell of the frustrations and joys of life, somehow managing to speak of their cultural time and place, while simultaneous reflecting universal frustrations of isolation, frustration, and hope. 127 is a 5 piece band -guitar,piano,trombone,bass and drums. the group has become a lighning-rod for international media attention. Through humerous articles and broadcasts in the western media, the group’s website receives thousands of hits a month from a growing international listeners. A short documentary named “127,an Iranian band” (by Reza Haeri) aired by “UK channel 4” , June 2005, gained an intresting respond from British audiences, 127 was also the feature of a Swedish documentary aired in January of 2005. In addition to these television appearances, their music has reached radio around the world, and has been covered by major print media from Germany to the UK and US. The band had been invited to perform at 2005 SXSW festival in Austin…Texas but somehow they had to miss that opportunity! 127 performed couple of gigs in Italy amongst Arezzo Wave Festival on July 15th 2005 at the main stage and gained a notable attention among audiences and press. on october 2005 performing in New York, Washington and Cambridge, 127 was the first Iranian rock band toured in United States. at March 16th 2006 127 performed at 2006 SXSW in Austin TX at the Carribean Lights as a part of All Music is World Music showcase.

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  • nimamirzaei

    album bediiiiddd... montazerim babaaaa....

    23 May 5:01pm Reply
  • Malikhulia

    در این دوران طلایی نمیخوام راک انتحاری نمیخوام پاپ انتقادی فعل ماست حال استمراری

    28 Feb 5:55pm Reply
  • fireball0076

    ۱۲۷ خدا عست. ^___^‌

    13 Jan 11:13am Reply
  • mohsenna

    تو ای خسرو خوبان

    21 Nov 2013 Reply
  • peykar

    همه‌اش دود بود دود بود خبری نبود از کباب

    15 Sep 2013 Reply
  • SepideFarvardin

    موسیقی فیلم xxxxxx زندگی میکنم باش

    2 Jul 2013 Reply
  • peykar

    برای من صدوبیست‌وهفت همون خلاصه شدنه توی خال پانک، دوتا آلبوم دیگه‌شون مثل خال پانک نشده. البته متاسفانه

    23 Jun 2013 Reply
  • maziyarheydari

    baraye man 127 tanha bandie ke ta hala hameye ahangashuno doost dashtam.

    20 Jun 2013 Reply
  • Arash_Sambora

    http://soundcloud.com/khorshidehsiah/khorshideh-siah-7tir66 - آهنگ هفتم تیر 66، ترانه جدید گروه خورشید سیاه به یاد بمباران شیمیایی شهر سردشت - آدرس فیس بوک گروه: http://www.facebook.com/khorshidehsiah - آدرس لست.اف ام: http://www.last.fm/music/Khorshideh+Siah -

    27 Jun 2012 Reply
  • Arash_Sambora

    Come check out our band, a 4 piece up and coming rock band from Tehran with its music supporting the environment and animal rights. We've already released a couple of songs which are available for free download: http://www.last.fm/music/Khorshideh+Siah

    28 May 2012 Reply
  • danialbehzadi

    دو تا آلبوم قدیمی چی شد پس؟

    12 Jan 2012 Reply
  • mehradoo

    If you browse for their new album in iTunes, you will find it listed under 127 and not "127 band".

    13 Nov 2011 Reply
  • sellul

    because it's a wrong Artist Name! you should tag it as "127 Band" instead of "127".

    18 May 2011 Reply
  • Faren626

    not many ppl listen to 127? weird.. they're a good band..

    5 Jan 2011 Reply
  • Shohre

    Yeah it's better to vote for this >>> 127 Band

    2 Apr 2010 Reply
  • az_i_dahak

    دوتا البوم جدید یکی انگلیسی یکی هم فارسی تو راهه، منتظر باشید

    18 Mar 2010 Reply
  • FloydianFreak

    why the hell these guys are [unknown] ?! btw, awesome man, awesome music

    17 Mar 2010 Reply
  • CtG

    stupid persian tags, they've got an EP tagged as 127(check out iTunes) and an album tagged as 127 Band!

    30 Dec 2009 Reply
  • Maziar1

    or maybe it should be tagged as 127 band!

    30 Dec 2009 Reply
  • Maziar1

    ~"khal punk" is my favorite iranian album !but i don't understand why they're flagged as [unknown]?!let's vote this down!127 rlz!~

    30 Dec 2009 Reply
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