Up-and-Comers Series: Alternative / Electronic musicians

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

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.

Analogue Electronica: Abadir vs El-Sayed

Grounded in the world of synth, there's a lot to respect about the music of Rami Abadir and Mostafa El-Sayed in terms of approach and what they're trying to do.

Dandin Show: Tarab

Classic stylings inform the latest episode of the Dandin Show.

Writers Series: Porno by Mahmoud Tawfik

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The Writers Series concludes with Mahmoud Tawfik's short story 'Porno' from the anthology collection 'Blue'.

Ritza – Our Kind of Super Band

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

The Deft Artistry of Musician Nadah El Shazly

Egypt artist Nadah El Shazly is a one-of-a-kind real musical deal.

BLUFRANK

A little funk, a dash of soul, a dollop of a groovy beat on top feel good summer vibes and you get the producer known as BLUFRANK.

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.

Taking Electro-Chaabi Music to the Online World

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

Borderlands – Naima Shalhoub & The NAMENA Project

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Lebanese-American singer Naima Shalhoub released her new EP 'Borderlands' as part of the NAMENA Project in Beirut. The EP follows her 2015 debut album...

Video: The Out Of Nations Story

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See the story of the Berlin-based band, a veritable potpourri of nationalities and styles.
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