Music Reviews

February 6, 2014

Leap for joy! There is still hope to rock with the Rolling Stones in Abu Dhabi! (Image: Facebook)
09:21 GMT

For fans bummed they didn't get their Rolling Stones tickets in time before they sold out, you now have cause for rejoicing because du Arena has been expanded, making more tickets available for purchase now!

February 5, 2014

Shamma Hamdan and Diana Karazon will be joining thousands of people at the seventh Wheels ‘n’ Heels Family Fun Day in Doha this Friday. (Image: Gulf Times)
08:39 GMT

This Friday is a happy day because a host of celebs from all over the Arab world will be taking part in Doha's Wheels ‘n’ Heels Family Fun Day.

February 3, 2014

'Bonjour Gauguin' by Georges Bahgory, part of the collection to be displayed in 'Nostalgic Dreams.' (Image:
13:43 GMT

After a slow culture week due to political events, the arts and culture scene is back to thriving with a diverse range of events in Cairo, Alexandria and Damanhour.

Mohamed Fouad and Sherine will sing for the Egyptian police force
13:36 GMT

Song poet Ayman Bahgat Qamar has written a series of songs that reflect the life and times of Egypt over the past three years. Sherine Abdel Wahab and Mohammad Fouad will be gracing some of those lyrics in the special operetta for the Egyptian police force.

Shatha is to perform live at the Hala February Festival this year in Kuwait. (Image: Facebook)
13:18 GMT

Shatha Hassoun's fans received some good news from the singer this week; yep, she will be performing at the fab Hala February Festival this year. Woop!

Rita is returning to sunny Dubai to perform at the RedFestDXB music festival in Feb. (Image: Facebook)
08:39 GMT

Valentine's Day has just gotten lovelier as British singer-songwriter Rita Ora returns to Dubai this Feb to perform at the RedFestDXB music festival.

February 2, 2014

Sherine singing her heart out at the ROHM. (Image: Facebook)
09:23 GMT

Egyptian songstress Sherine Abdel Wahhab said hello to the Royal Opera House Muscat last week and won the hearts of the audience with romantic numbers.

February 1, 2014

Ramy will be celebrating VDay in Amman this Feb! (Image: Twitter)
05:30 GMT

Lebanese superstar Ramy Ayach is heading to Amman this Valentine's Day.

January 30, 2014

Latifa has seen the light at the end of the tumultuous tunnel and is sharing songs of happiness. (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

With the turmoil of unstable conditions in Egypt in Tunisia hovering over the singer's heart over the past three years, she's been laying low, but now that the second Egyptian Revolution of June 30 has brought hope for a better future, she's ready to sing songs of happiness again.

January 29, 2014

Nine songwriters and singers from the Arab world's independent music scene feature on the album released 24 January under the title Sawtuha by the German Jakarta Records label. (Image:
10:37 GMT

Maryam Saleh, Donia Massoud and Youssra El Hawary from Egypt are among 9 women featured on 'Sawtuha', a newly released song album by German label Jakarta Records.

January 28, 2014

Hani sang in honor of the Egyptian Police and Egyptian Revolution at the Cairo Opera House. (Image: Instagram)
10:19 GMT

In celebration of “Police National Day” and the third anniversary of the January 25 Revolution, Hani Shaker held a grand performance at the Cairo Opera House.

The show is a mix of theatre, illusion, circus, block-buster movie and rock spectacular rolled into one with 50 dancers, stuntmen, acrobats, magicians, and actors from 10 different countries. (Image: YAKEVENTS.COM)
08:08 GMT

A modern take on Peter Pan in this breathtaking theatre production in Dubai, featuring some of the music world's biggest modern hits.

The most important celebration in the Chinese calendar will be marked with theatre shows, street parades, live music, food stalls and special cuisine. (Image:
07:48 GMT

Celebrate the Year of the Horse with exclusive theatre shows and special Asian cuisine now in Dubai.

January 27, 2014

Khaled Salim behind the scenes for the TV series "the X case "  (Image: Facebook)
11:30 GMT

His work is pretty much, done except for the all important job of naming his upcoming album.

Yo-Yo Ma and his Silk Road Ensemble show 'em how it's done at the Royal Opera House Muscat on Wednesday (Image: Facebook)
11:13 GMT

We've heard his name tingle our eyes from nearly every corner of the globe, and now the famed cellist and his Silk Road Ensemble have made a notable stop in Oman, visiting Muscat music students.