I found the original script from the Inteview we made withe Arash about 2 weeks ago.
Planet-persia.de: Your music will be available in german stores from may 9th - what are we going to expect?
ARASH: I think it will going well and in this way can I show that Persian music can be N.o 1 to.... ...
Planet-persia.de: How would you describe your music? What is your music like?
ARASH: My music is my own style mixed of a lot of diffrent cultures , I dont follow any strutures , I only do what feels good!
Planet-persia.de: Can your music be described as wesetrn music for Iranians or is it rather Iranian music for the West?
ARASH: You can describe it as both ways , my music is for everybody , but of course I am a proud Persian
Planet-persia.de: Your current album contains features with Ebi and DJ Aligator - tell us how the collaboration developed?
ARASH: Both of them are good friends of mine so it felt natural to do this with them , I am also helping EBI with the production of his next album
Planet-persia.de: The songwriter of "Begu Ey Yaar" has some time ago expressed his anger in a Tapesh-Show about the remix of his song. Furthermore, he said that he was not informed about it. What is your opinion about that issue?
ARASH: I don´t know anything about that , but we have giving them all credits and royalty for their writing and you can read it in my CD. It is totally legal to do a cover as long as you don´t change the lyrics and the melody.
Planet-persia.de: Are more features planned? Whom would you like to work with in the future?
Do you have idols in the music business?
ARASH: It´s a dream for me to work with Googoosh and Neptunes
Planet-persia.de: Many people say that you remind them very much of Punjabi MC, who was successful some time ago - how do you reply to comparisons or reproaches like that?
ARASH: I am a Persian , not a Indian , some of my song is influenced by Indian Music , but I definetly have my own style
Planet-persia.de: Your video "Tikke Tikke kardi" contains a flirting-scene with a hot blonde - what is your private taste concerning girls?
I look much more on the personality then on the looks
Planet-persia.de: Are concerts or even a tour planned in Germany? When are we going to expect you here?
ARASH: I will be in Germany as much as I can , but scheduled right now is 6 of May at VIVA TV and I will play at something that is called the DOME in Dortmund the 20th of MAY , it feels very good.
Planet-persia.de: Describe us the private Arash. Do you have a girlfriend?
ARASH: Yes , I meet someone not so long time ago , she is from Iran and her name is Behnaz , I even wrote a song about her
Planet-persia.de: Tell us about your private and vocational aims in the future?
ARASH: The most important thing for me is to stay healthy and be happy , and meet my family as much as possible and making Persian music N:o1 in the world
There are so many good Persians artists and I hope that I can open a door for all of them in the western world of music
Planet-persia.de: You are selecting caps? How many do you have already?
ARASH: I have around 150 diffrent hats and caps.
Planet-persia.de: What is your relation to Iran like?
ARASH: Iran is my heart
Planet-persia.de: When have you been there the last time?
ARASH: I was there three years ago in Theran and Kish , I thad a great time , I have lots of friends there.
Planet-persia.de: Is there something you would like to say to the Planet-Persia users?
ARASH: Thank you for your support and I hope to see you soon , Omidvaram ke ma iraniha har jaie donya bashim hamishe shad va khosh bashim.
Planet-persia.de: Thank you very much for the interview. We wish you good luck and much success in Germany.
ARASH: THANKS ! MERCI !
© Planet-Persia 2005