Taking Electro-Chaabi Music to the Online World

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

The Dandin Show

In the spirit of similitude comes the Dandin Show, an audio show where we introduce a selection of tracks found on the website to an English-speaking audience.

Up-and-Comers Series: Alternative / Electronic musicians

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

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

Dina El Wedidi live
The star of Dina El Wedidi continues to rise.

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.

New Wave of Electronica with Bosaina

Part of Egypt's burgeoning electronic music scene, Bosaina is the first Egyptian to be accepted to the Red Bull Music Academy.

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.

Badiaa Bouhrizi: Articulating the Alternative We Seek

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

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.

Ritza – Our Kind of Super Band

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

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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