Baran is Kurdis and means rain. Rain cleans, refreshes and creates new similar to this band.
The powerful vocals of Gian Majidi, cool lute riffs of Marouf Majidi are creating melodic weave together with jazz violinist Lotta-Maria Pitkänen. Pulsatile and groovy ground of the music is creating Ahoora Mahone in percussions, Esko Grundström in accordion/Keytar and Riku Kantola in Guitar/electorincs. Danceable rhythms, absorbing middle eastern melodies and irresistible energy of the band hits straight in the heart and emotions.
★★★★★ ”BaranBand expresses an exhilarating sound full of joy of life which insists on the listener getting seriously up to the dance and party." - Mari Koppinen, Helsingin Sanomat (Helsinki newspaper)
article posted by:Lotta-Maria Pitkänen, KordAva Production