Friday, March 13, 2009
Iranian-born singer Mamak Khadem moved to Los Angeles in 1977, two years before the Islamic revolution. Today the Persian community in Southern California numbers nearly 600,000 people. Mamak takes Kurt on a walk along Westwood Boulevard, the commercial heart of "Tehran-geles," to her favorite record store, The Music Box.
Baz Amadam (The Return)Artist: Mamak KhademAlbum: Jostojoo (Forever Seeking)