Khatereh Parvaneh was an Iranian singer who specialized in traditional classical music. Parvaneh was the daughter of a royal court singer in Iran from the Qajar era, her mother died with Parvaneh was four, though the songs she learned from her mother formed the basis of her love of singing. Parvaneh's husband encouraged her singing after their marriage, she would sing the national anthem at when teaching school, leading to her being discovered by musician, Abolhassan Saba in 1957. Parvaneh sings traditional Iranian music, her singing was described as "liquid-voiced" by the Idaho State Journal. Parvaneh performed at the Fajr Music Festival in 2006 and 2007. Parvaneh died in her home in Tehran on November 5, 2008. Dastgah of Shour Katereh Parvaneh
Bob Larkin is an American comics artist known for his painted covers for Marvel Comics' magazine-format titles Marvel Magazines in the 1970s and early 1980s and for his 32 painted covers on the Bantam Books paperback reissues series of the Doc Savage pulp novels. Bob Larkin began his career as an illustrator in 1969 and his many credits include titles such as Crazy Magazine, Deadly Hands of Kung-Fu, Marvel Preview, Marvel Super Special, Planet of the Apes, Savage Sword of Conan, The Tomb of Dracula. Larkin painted covers for many of the Marvel Fireside Books paperback collections, lending them a simple, movie-poster feel, he did the same thing for the cover to the second major intercompany crossover and Spider-Man. In addition, Marvel tapped Larkin to paint covers for premiere issues of such comic book titles as Dazzler and The Saga of Crystar. A rare example of Larkin providing interior art is the three-page story "For the Next 60 Seconds" in Epic Illustrated #1. Besides his work for Marvel, Larkin has painted covers for Vampirella and The Rook, The Amazing Adventures of Holo-Man, Lorelei: Building the Perfect Beast, many others.
Larkin provided covers to Bantam Books reprints of Doc Savage, as well as World Wrestling Entertainment merchandise featuring The Rock, Stone Cold Steve Austin, The Undertaker and Chris Jericho. With his wife Fran, Larkin is the father of a son named Ken and two daughters and Holly. Larkin lived in New Jersey in the 1990s, he has a son, 6 years old in September 2012. Larkin, Bob; the Savage Art of Bob Larkin. SQP. ISBN 978-0865621756. CS1 maint: extra text: authors list The Resistance #8 Hammond's Captain Atlas and the Globe Riders #1 Bizarre Adventures #28 Conan Saga #26, 38, 43, 45, 67, 77, 90 Conan: The Ravagers Out of Time GN Crazy Magazine #17–63, 65, 68–69, 71–72, 74–75, 77–78, 80–81, 83–94 Dazzler #1 Deadly Hands of Kung Fu #5–6, 8, 19, 21–22, 24, 31 Haunt of Horror #1, 4 The Hulk! #11, 14, 18, 21–22 Marvel Graphic Novel: The Amazing Spider-Man: Parallel Lives Marvel Illustrated Books The Marvel Comics Illustrated Version of Captain America #02883 ISBN 978-0939766086 The Marvel Comics Illustrated Version of Fantastic Four #02838 ISBN 978-0939766024 The Marvel Comics Illustrated Version of Star Trek #02821 ISBN 978-0939766000 The Marvel Comics Illustrated Version of the Incredible Hulk #02832 ISBN 978-0960414697 Mighty Marvel Team-Up Thrillers ISBN 978-0939766604 Spider-Man: His Greatest Team-Up Battles #02722 ISBN 978-0960414673 Stan Lee Presents Spider-Man 2 Together with Thor and the Man-Thing!
#02858 ISBN 978-0939766130 Stan Lee Presents The Marvel Comics Illustrated Version of Daredevil #02041 ISBN 978-0939766185 Marvel Preview #7, 18–19, 21 Marvel Special Edition Featuring Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back #2 Marvel Super Action #1 Marvel Super Special #3, 5–6, 15–16 Marvel Treasury Edition #28 Monsters of the Movies #2–8 Monsters Unleashed #5 Nick Fury vs. S. H. I. E. L. D. Tpb Planet of the Apes #1–7, 10, 13, 15, 17, 19, 24 Power Man and Iron Fist #75 The Punisher Magazine #13 The Punisher: A Man Named Frank The Punisher War Zone #25 The Saga of Crystar, Crystal Warrior #1 Savage Sword of Conan #27, 42–44, 82, 89, 92–93, 103, 120, 137, 141, 192, 198, 206 Spider-Man Team-Up #6 Spider-Woman #50 The Tomb of Dracula vol. 2 #1–3 Vampire Tales Annual #1 Amazing Adventures of Holo-Man #PR36 Marvel Fireside Books The Amazing Spider-Man ISBN 978-0671248130 Doctor Strange Master of the Mystic Arts ISBN 9780671248147 The Fantastic Four ISBN 978-0671248123 The Incredible Hulk ISBN 978-0671242244 The Mighty Marvel Pin-Up Book ISBN 978-0671243906 Marvel Novel Series #1 The Amazing Spider-Man: Mayhem in Manhattan ISBN 978-0671820442 #6 Iron Man: And Call My Killer...
MODOK! ISBN 978-0671820893 #7 Doctor Strange: Nightmare ISBN 978-0671820886 #8 The Amazing Spider-Man: Crime Campaign ISBN 978-0671820909 #11 The Hulk and Spider-Man: Murdermoon ISBN 978-0671820947 Creepy #99–100 Eerie #119 The Rook Magazine #2–3, 6, 8–9, 11–12 Vampirella #73 Warren Presents #8, 14 Bob Larkin at the Comic Book DB Bob Larkin at the Unofficial Handbook of Marvel Comics Creators Bob Larkin The Illustrated Man