Music Reviews

July 14, 2013

Lana del Rey's got the glamor to glitter up Byblos Festival (Image: Facebook)
12:00 GMT

The Byblos International Festival got a little more glamorous when U.S singer-songwriter Lana Del Rey performed hits from her album “Born to Die”.

July 13, 2013

Beirut's festivals will still carry on, despite the turmoil (Image: Beirut Holidays 2013 Facebook)
05:00 GMT

While some International stars are changing their minds about lighting up the night at Beirut's festivals, Lebanese artists aren't terribly fazed by the turmoil around. The shows will go on!

July 11, 2013

Amr Diab has returned home! (Image: Facebook)
14:00 GMT

Egyptian homeboy and beloved superstar Amr Diab has returned to home turf, despite the crazy that’s going down near his house.

Big stars like Najwa Karam attended this year's successful Jerash Fetival. (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

Some of the biggest names in the entertainment business performed at the Jerash festival, and more than 100K people were there to watch!

July 10, 2013

Big Heart: Ramy has lots of love for Egypt
11:00 GMT

Arab singers are uniting through music to support Egypt through its hardships. Ramy Ayach joined the crowd too!

Rabeh Saqer, Hussain Al Jassmi, and Yara are ready to blow our minds in Abu Dhabi!
08:52 GMT

It's gonna be a star-studded event going down at Abu Dhabi's Yas Island on August 10th! Rabeh Saqer, Hussain Al Jassmi, and Yara will unite for an Eidfest concert that's sure to blow our minds.

July 9, 2013

Inside Out, a band that battled it out (Image: Facebook)
09:21 GMT

A large crowd gather to witness a battle of the bands in Bahrain at Sanitarium, the Kingdom's biggest concert. Too bad for them, it was a Saudi group that took home the prize!

Eek! Where is everybody?! Tamer calls his agent! (Image: Facebook)
08:49 GMT

What went wrong with Tamer Hosny's Dubai concert that led to only 1,500 peeps in the audience?

National dedication: Khaled Salim and Sherine show Egypt the love
08:01 GMT

It has been an insanely dramatic week for Egypt, but that hasn't stopped Khaled Salim, Sherine, and other Egyptian singers from recording national songs to show their support.

July 8, 2013

Asala Nasri and Angham can't believe what happened! (Images: Facebook)
15:19 GMT

It's a war of words right now with Syrian songstress Asala Nasri and Egyptian home-girl Angham posting patriotic songs with the very same title within days of each other!

July 7, 2013

Tamer Hosny loves him some Egypt
10:52 GMT

Tamer Hosny sings it up for his homeland in "Masr Al Salam" (Egypt the Peaceful) and tweets a love note to General Al Sisi.

Mohammad Assaf is coming to you, Bahrain! Whoop!
08:55 GMT

The region's new fave celebrity will be joining the summer fun in Bahrain ,alongside other stars like Majida Al Roumi and Fareeda Mohammed Ali.

Jason DeRulo is ready to bring the heat in Dubai (Image: Facebook)
05:34 GMT

The Dubai Media City Ampitheatre is gonna get even hotter this November with saucy R n B singer Jason DeRulo now set to share the stage with Alicia Keys'.

July 3, 2013

Rima Khceich is rockin' the Dawr at Jerash on the 4th! (Image:Facebook)
10:01 GMT

Vocalist Rima Khcheich has dreamed of recording this dawr since she was 12. Now her wish is coming true for all to hear on record and in person at Jerash tomorrow night!

Jamiroquai gettin' cray-cray in Italy. What will he be sportin' in Dubai? (Photo by Andrew Hone/Getty Images )
09:00 GMT

Sandance in Dubai on November 15th will be bringin' us disco legends Chic and acid jazz crooners Jamiroquai. Time to get the party started!