Music Reviews

March 5, 2013

Ahmed El-Saedi's Sinfonietta will take on Beethoven this Sunday (Photo: Ahram Online)
05:25 GMT

The Egyptian Sinfonietta, conducted by Ahmed El-Saedi, is set to perform at the Cairo Opera House this Sunday.

March 4, 2013

Nothing to fear but fear itself, by Mohammad Abbas (Photo: Afif-Dimitri Haddad)
08:57 GMT

For Mohammed Abbas, the political situation in his home country inspires his art.

Happy Mondays ready to play Dubai
08:32 GMT

Bez and the Happy Mondays boys continue Manchester's Gulf invasion. They're playing Dubai in April.

Boyce Avenue are a smash hit in Dubai.
08:16 GMT

The YouTube sensations don't fail to live up to their reputation as they hit the glitzy emirate.

March 3, 2013

Diana Haddad performs live.
11:46 GMT

After an eternity in the Gulf, the Lebanese beauty heads back home to work on some new music.

Mustafa Qamar
11:19 GMT

The Egyptian singer gets back in the game after an absence of three years.

Yuan Sheng is set to give a royal performance in Cairo (Photo courtesy: International Music Centre, Cairo)
05:00 GMT

On 3 March, Yuan Sheng from China will give Egyptian music lovers a piano recital to remember at Cairo's historic Manasterly Palace,

March 1, 2013

Psy, Gangnam Style.
05:00 GMT

The South Korean Gangnam Style legend decides he can't come much to the disappointed of his Arab fans.

February 28, 2013

Tamer Hosny
10:48 GMT

Keeping those screaming Arab women happy, the Egyptian megastar has been back in the studio.

Nancy Ajram
09:37 GMT

The Lebanese songstress clarifies those rumors about her concert in Erbil that went horribly wrong.

February 20, 2013

Yahya Hawwa is known by many as 'the singer of the Syrian revolution' (Screen grab: YouTube)
08:08 GMT

The story of Yahya Hawwa, the so-called 'singer of the Syrian revolution'.

February 19, 2013

Nancy Ajram: pop princess.
09:23 GMT

The Lebanese star is ambushed by a very young fan while in her car in Qatar.

February 16, 2013

Assi Helani
05:00 GMT

The 'Voice' coach has been a little quiet of late, we catch up on his new projects to find out what he's really been up to.

February 15, 2013

Szymon Klima on clarinet, Joachim Mencel on piano and Adam Kowalewski on double bass and bass guitar (Photo: Sherif Sonbol)
06:00 GMT

The anniversary of Polish legendary classical composer, Witold Lutosławski, is held in the Egyptian capital for the first time.

February 12, 2013

Not only can Alam sing, he's one heck of a husband as well.
09:32 GMT

The wife of Lebanese superstar Ragheb Alama gleamed with joy after her husband surprised her a beautiful bouquet of 100 red roses in celebration of the upcoming Valentine’s Day.