Tehran Stories

<a href="http://www.pri.org/programs/the-world”>The World</a> sent host Marco Werman and reporter Matthew Bell to Tehran to meet the people we don’t hear about in the headlines.

Host Marco Werman and reporter Matthew Bell spent seven days in Tehran, Iran, around the anniversary of the 1979 Islamic Revolution. They found a cosmopolitan city with great food and some contrasting feelings toward the US.


Iranians love their klezmer

Iranian folk-rockers from the band Pallett have attracted a huge following in their home country. Interestingly, their music includes a heavy dose of klezmer, a musical tradition from eastern European Jews.


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