Dandin Show: Tarab

Classic stylings inform the latest episode of the Dandin Show.

Badiaa Bouhrizi: Articulating the Alternative We Seek

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

Look Out For The Invisible Hands

The Invisible Hands is an Egypt-based band fronted by Alan Bishop of Sun City girls fame.

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.

Taking Electro-Chaabi Music to the Online World

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

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

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The star of Dina El Wedidi continues to rise.

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'.

Bikya the beginning of it all

Stalwarts of the Egyptian electronic music scene, Bikya are one of the most respected bands around.

Mina: A Heavenly Mesh of the Palestinian and the Portuguese

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

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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