Music Reviews

August 19, 2013

Amal Arafeh is ready to use those musical vocal chords once more.
09:24 GMT

Well, it might have taken an ongoing civil war to make it happen, but our beloved Amal Arafeh is back in the recording studio once more to sing a song for Syria.

Still smilin' even after his concert got canceled this week!
07:32 GMT

Rain was responsible for watering plants and canceling singer Marwan Khoury's concert this week!

August 18, 2013

Girls are being encouraged to gatecrash the local music scene thanks to a new summer camp. (Image: Facebook)
13:07 GMT

Are you a teenager with hidden talents and a dream to sing? Well, the UAE has just the right summer camp for you. It's time to rock & roll girl!

Majida Al Roumi ready to rock the night at Bahrain Summer Festival
09:38 GMT

Majida El Roumi is ready to charm the crowds tonight with a Bahrain Summer Festival kick off performance.

Karl Wolf wins hearts in Dubai.
05:00 GMT

Arab music icon Karl Wolf spills it on the past and present of his hot music career, including the filming process for his latest hit "Go Your Own Way" in Dubai.

August 15, 2013

Are you ready for 'Tonight' with Amr Diab?
10:21 GMT

Well, he might still not have released the full album yet -C’mon, already!- but his single release ‘Al Leila’ (Tonight) has led him to beat Sherine Abdel Wahab for most watched YouTube vid.

A snapshot from Latifa's latest YouTube clip (Tanned Man). (Image: YouTube)
09:39 GMT

YouTube is the place for videos of any kind, and singer Latifah has released her latest fabulous music video on the site!

The fifth Bahrain Summer Festival is set to be full of fun surprises. (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

Bahrain is set to host the fifth Bahrain Summer Festival next week to celebrate being named Capital of Arab Tourism 2013.

August 14, 2013

Algerian singer-songwriter Souad Massi was one of many Arab artists hitting up this year's Shubbak Festival (Image: Facebook).
08:19 GMT

Second time around, Shubbak Festival in London had double the number of peeps peer through the "window on contemporary Arab culture" this year!

August 13, 2013

Madeline Matar claims she's an all-rounder singer (Image: Facebook)
10:49 GMT

Madeline Matar may be Lebanese in origin, but the singer claims that she's able to master singing songs of any genre and dialect. True or false?

Royal House Muscat is drawing the attention of the world.
09:41 GMT

Magnificent architecture and world-class performances have placed The Royal Opera House Muscat (ROHM) on the international circuit of classy culture.

Busy bee Tamer Hosny has concerts, a film and a TV drama to prepare for this year! (Image: Facebook)
08:39 GMT

Preparing for a movie and TV drama isn't enough for Egyptian superstar Tamer Hosny! He's planning a series of grand concerts in Egypt this month too!

Angham's new Gulf song is expected to receive huge success in the Gulf. (Image: Facebook)
07:56 GMT

Egyptian singer Angham is back with a bang! She's trying her hands at another catchy Gulf song!

August 12, 2013

Lebanese opera singer's new album cover (Image: Facebook)
10:00 GMT

Lebanese soprano Tania Kassis has done what few artists would dare to do - created Islamo-Christian songs with Euro-Middle Eastern music in her new album "Tania Kassis Live at L’Olympia."

Cairo Opera House is finishing summer off right with their annual Summer Festival (Image: Facebook)
08:30 GMT

Get ready to say "See ya later" to summer at the Cairo Opera House. With events starting this weekend that last until the 4th of September, the open air theatre will come alive with the sound of music.