Ballgard is a four man Persian funk rock band, formed in Tehran, Iran, in 2004. The lineup consists of Chaf - Drums
Chugh - Guitar
Yosheng - Bass
Yulun - Vocal They first started by performing works of influential funk rock bands such as Red Hot Chili Peppers and after a few months began to make music of their own. Ballgard's first album, Zigiland, was recorded by Ramin Pir in the period of April through June 2007 in Tehran and released in 2008 under the label Art Beat Group. The influence of late 80s/early 90s of Red Hot Chili Peppers music is clear in Ballgard's first album Zigiland.