Music Reviews

October 21, 2012

08:30 GMT

The Egyptian songstress has had such a string of bad luck that fans are starting to wonder if she's cursed.

October 18, 2012

Farahani's monologues in “The Patience Stone” serve as a counterpoint to the chaotic action of fighting surrounding her.
09:58 GMT

'The Patience Stone,' the second feature film of Paris-based Afghan novelist and filmmaker Atiq Rahimi had its Middle East debut this week at the Abu Dhabi Film Festival.

Craig David
09:50 GMT

The self-proclaimed artist says he does himself well, as he talks to Gulf News about his up-coming projects.

October 16, 2012

One lucky competitor will win an industry mentorship with Sony Music Middle East.(Courtesy: Rolling Stones Middle East)
09:08 GMT

Rolling Stones Middle East will hold the 'Street to Stage' competition on Friday at the Hard Rock Cafe in Dubai, giving upcoming UAE musicians the chance to win a record deal.

October 15, 2012

13:11 GMT

Unpredictable art: two artists who had only met once, an audience asked to get involved and a piece of work combining paint and poetry.

October 13, 2012

Nancy Ajram
18:27 GMT

The Lebanese lovely gets pipped to the post by so-called 'King of Romance', Wael Kfoury.

October 12, 2012

Amal Maher
10:25 GMT

The Egyptian singer can't even wait until a whole song has been finished before sending out clips to fans on her Facebook page.

October 10, 2012

Le Corsaire.
11:01 GMT

Cairo Opera House is a treasure trove for ballet fans this October as popular show 'Le Corsaire' (The Pirate) is taking over its Main Hall.

Peter and the Wolf was one of the classics performed at The Cairo Opera House's Children's gala
09:29 GMT

The Cairo Opera House gave the city's youths a dose of classical music with its recent Children's gala.

October 9, 2012

Nasser Salameh, i3zif's Tabla instructor.
12:56 GMT

Website 'I3zif' teaches budding musicians how to play without leaving their bedroom.

The Fray, US band ahead of their Dubai debut.
09:16 GMT

Ahead of their performance in Dubai, 'The Fray' talk to Gulf News about how they made it out of Starbucks and on to the stage.

Fadel Shaker
08:24 GMT

The Lebanese singer has been behaving more and more strangely ever since he became BFFs with a Salafi Sheikh.

October 7, 2012

The Il Divo band performs at the Dubai World Trade Centre and Exhibition Halls at Shaikh Rashid Hall, Dubai.
08:01 GMT

Exceptional voices, good looks and cultural diversity made for a magical night with Il Divo.

Far East Movement
07:51 GMT

Fame can bring a lot of things. But for the boys from Far East Movement, the first Asian-American group to hit No 1 on the Billboard charts in the US, it’s brought a determination to stay grounded and to keep it real.

October 4, 2012

George Wassouf
12:01 GMT

George Wassouf is getting better says his mate and producer. If you listened to the press, you'd believe the Syrian star was still very poorly, says the concerned friend.