Ecstasy and heartbreak are woven into the mesmerizing sonic journey of “Astande To Boose Gahe Man Ast.” It draws in listeners with its energy and technique, almost lulling us into a trance, as the expressive melodies and Amiri’s stunning vocals channel so much emotion into an unforgettable performance.
Amiri is one of many Afghan artists featured on Worlds Within Worlds essential new collection, Afghan Music In Exile: Mashhad 2022. Born in Kabul, Amiri is the son of Ustad Amir Mohammad, an important singer and notable figure in Afghanistan in the last quarter of the 20th century. He currently lives between Herat and Mashhad in Iran, where the recordings on Afghan Music In Exile were captured. This is such an important album, not to be missed.
Afghan Music In Exile: Mashhad 2022 will be released on June 23 on various formats via Worlds Within Worlds. Pre-order HERE.