Badiaa Bouhrizi: Articulating the Alternative We Seek

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

‘Out Of Nations’ Release Egyptian Folk Remake Exclusively for the Middle...

Out Of Nations Band
Hear Out Of Nations single "Sellem" featuring Dina El Wedidi. During recording sessions in Cairo as part of an upcoming album, Berlin-based band Out Of Nations...

Mina: A Heavenly Mesh of the Palestinian and the Portuguese

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

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.

Writers Series: Night Thirst by Sherif Abdel Samad

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The second instalment of the Writers Series is an excerpt from the novel Night Thirst by Sherif Abdel Samad.

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.

Writers Series: Egyptian Authors Record Their Stories

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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.

The Chikatura: A Unique Voice for Progressive Rock

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

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'.

Musikraum: Creating Music Spaces in the Arab World

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

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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