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Mavara releases their new single - "Mandatory Hero"

Mavara is extremely happy to officially release their new single - "Mandatory Hero" from the upcoming album release "Consciousness"

Mavara is: Farhood Ghadiri - Keyboards Anis Oveisi - Keyboards Ashkan Hamedi - Vocals - Rhythm Guitar Scott Abene - Guitar - Lead Guitar James Welch - Percussion - Drums Sina Khodaiefar - Bass Special Guest and a huge thank you: Background Vocals- Laura Ann Roehrig

Composer / Producer / lyrics by Farhood Ghadiri Recorded by Scott Abene at Main Street Studio (Mobile recording with great help from James Welch) Mixed by Dean Baltulonis at The Wild Arctic Recording Studio Mastered by Jay Frigoletto at Mastersuite Studio "Mandatory Hero" Cover Artwork by Majid Heidari

Mavara would like to personally thank the following people that have made a great impact in our lives over the last two years:

Brian Sachs for all of his support, rhetoric, use of his studio every week as well as helping the band get started on the journey to create this album and "Mandatory Hero" The Great Diablo - We miss you! David Roberge at Transit Music Group for his continued support from the very beginning and into the future Laura Ann Roehrig for tirelessly searching for a new guitar player, working with the band and also showing up on 20 minutes notice at the studio to record backing vocals

Mavara hopes that you enjoy listening to "Mandatory Hero" from Mavara's upcoming 4th album "Consciousness"

If you enjoy the song then PLEASE SHARE IT!


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Mavara Announces New Guitarist, Scott Abene!

Scott grew up in New York City studying with guitar greats such as Allen Hanlon, Mike Gari and Bill Connors (Return To Forever).

He cut his chops in the New York City Club scene playing a variety of styles from Indie, Funk, Rock, Jazz and Fusion . When Scott was not gigging he was making a name as a talented studio player, recording as a side man on many alt/indie/rock discs as well as commercial jingles.

Scott now resides in New Hampshire and is already working with Mavara on their new album!

Welcome Scott!