Electroqute is a Persian heavy metal band from Tehran, formed in 2007. The band comprises vocalist Nima, guitarists Amir, Aria, and Andisheh, bassist Reza, and drummer Mohammad Reza. The band is notable for compilating the Persian language and heavy metal genre and is considered one of the leading names of Persian metal.
Amir started his cooperation with a rock band with some musicians from west of Tehran in 2005. But a professional band was not formed Because of different reasons. Until Amir decided to compose and mix his own songs and gave it a second try and offered Mehrdad, who he had met only a few times in the studio, to join the band as the lead vocal. Behrooz, Reza, Mohammad Reza, all of whom were Amir’s friends, then joined the band. They started the recording and mixing of Mehrdad’s lyrics in Rock Iran studio and formally formed the ElectroqutE in 2007. After releasing singles and music videos, ElectroqutE released the first album including 8 tracks:
1.Intro 2.Tighe Kond 3.Khakestari 4.Hobab 5.Goriz 6.Del Naband 7.Spee 8.Outro
Gozargah, Mohre, Aloode, and Malikhoolia are the singles that were published in 2012. Behrooz left the band in July 2013 and the band released their second album, Nashenakhte, with 4 members. the second album including these tracks:
1.Malikhoolia 2.Nashenakhte 3.Gozargah 4.Mohre 5.Bekranie 6.Aloode .
After releasing “Caution” and “Nashenakhte”, Electroqute started preproduction of “Fravak” in spring 2014 at Marsandiz studio in Istanbul, Turkey. During summer, the songs were recorded in Dreamwave studio in Iran, and mixing and mastering were done in fall 2014 and winter 2015. In “Fravak”, alongside rock and heavy metal music, the band has tried to use Iranian music modes and most lyrics are influenced by internal conflicts, social problems, and history and epics of ancient Iran. In this album, Andisheh Hozhabr was the guest member.
1.Fravak 2.Mehr 3.Shabhaye Vazhgoon 4.Ta Dirooz 5.Pooran 6.Hezartoo 7.Shekaf 8.Sayehaye Sargardan 9.Tighe Kond(Remasterd) 10.Malikhoolia(Acoustic)
In December 2016 Aria joined the band as a lead guitarist so the band could perform some gigs and concerts but in June 2017 Mehrdad left the band for personal reasons. Then band searched for a new vocal and in May 2018 Nima joined the band as vocalist and Andisheh Hozhabr as the new guitarist. So pre-productions of a new album began. Tanpasin was the fourth album by the band and was released in July 2021. The album includes these tracks:
01-Tanpasin 02-Pileh 03-Drouzhan 04-Namayeshnameh 05-Aveinaak 06-Balmasque 07-Markh 08-Tanhaei 09-Farib 10-Bimari 11-Khaab 12-Zaman