Badiaa Bouhrizi: Articulating the Alternative We Seek

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

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'.

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.

From Gilberto Gil to Nile Project, Dina El Wedidi Powers On

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The star of Dina El Wedidi continues to rise.

Up-and-Comers Series: Alternative / Electronic musicians

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

Writers Series: Disturbed by Eman Abdelrahim

Disturbed by Eman Abdelrahim
The third instalment of the Writers Series is the unpublished original text 'Disturbed' by author Eman Abdelrahim with narration by Sarah El Sirgany.

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.

The Deft Artistry of Musician Nadah El Shazly

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

Taking Electro-Chaabi Music to the Online World

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

Dandin Show: Tarab

Classic stylings inform the latest episode of the Dandin Show.

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.