Musikraum: Creating Music Spaces in the Arab World

The 2017 edition of the Hamburg Kitchen Sessions kicks off in conjunction with the Goethe-Institut.

Hits of the Year: The Artists, Albums and Songs of 2016

The artists, albums and tracks that Dandin's users tuned into in 2016.

Ritza – Our Kind of Super Band

Ritza on stage
Ritza is a super group that consists of some of Egypt's most exciting musicians.

Mina: A Heavenly Mesh of the Palestinian and the Portuguese

Palestinian chanteuse joins forces with Portuguese musicians to create new exciting project.

The Rap Music of Lebanon’s ‘You Stink’ Movement

On the Hip Hop songs inspired by the You Stink movement in Lebanon.

Up-And-Comers: Hip Hop Artists of the Future

The up-and-comers in the world of Mideast Hip Hop.

The Chikatura: A Unique Voice for Progressive Rock

Alexandrian musician The Chikatura is an artist full of talent and promise.

Badiaa Bouhrizi: Articulating the Alternative We Seek

A first-hand account of coming across the music of Tunisian artist Badiaa Bouhrizi.

Five Weeks Delivered in Five Songs

The five weeks of 2017 in five songs.

Taking Electro-Chaabi Music to the Online World

On the music known as Electro-Chaabi and one of it's earliest champions.

Watching Music: The Latest Indie Videos

Music videos of the Middle East released around the turn of 2017.

Two Years of Live Performances from the Heart of Cairo

We take a look at some of the best performances to have taken place at the Room Art Space venue in the heart of downtown Cairo.
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