Writers Series: Night Thirst by Sherif Abdel Samad

writers series: night thirst
The second instalment of the Writers Series is an excerpt from the novel Night Thirst by Sherif Abdel Samad.

Writers Series: Egyptian Authors Record Their Stories

writers series: scurrying out of nowhere
The writers series is a project in collaboration with Dandin where Egyptian authors were asked to record excerpts from literary stories to be produced and released through various mediums.

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.

Distorshy in Full Effect – The First Egyptian Guitar Pedal

Taking a look at the first Egyptian-made guitar pedal, the Distorshy and the team behind it at NMR Pedals.

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

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

Ableton and Pie Are Squared – 74 ways to make an...

Ableton Lucciole
On the Ableton-inspired process of making the album Lucciole by Pie Are Squared.

Up-and-Comers Series: Alternative / Electronic musicians

Our picks for the stars of the future in the fields of alternative and electronic music.

Video: Out Of Nations – ‘Sellem Allay’ ft. Dina Elwedidi

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Video for the single 'Sellem Allay' featuring Dina El Wedidi by Berlin-based band Out Of Nations. Available for viewers in the Middle East.

Watching Music: The Latest Indie Videos

Music videos of the Middle East released around the turn of 2017.
Guide to the newest in music and all the latest from Dandin in music and video, including new releases and latest music videos.