Tag Archives: Arsames

Arsames escape Iran following arrest

Posted by on August 14, 2020

  There has been a new development in the legal issues lobbed against Iranian metal band Arsames. According to a statement reported by Loudwire, the band has escaped Iran.  “Our music is about our past culture, history… that they think when we growl and play fast music we are into Satanism!,” begins the statement. “The […]

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Arsames arrested in Iran, charged with being a “Satanic Metal Band”

Posted by on August 5, 2020

  The members of Iranian metal band Arsames have been arrested. They were charged with performing in a “satanic metal band and being against the Islamic government” and face 15 years in prison. Metal Injection reports that the arrests happened in July and that the band is out of jail after paying bail. They are […]

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