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Once underground in Egypt, now flying high across the world: independent music scene is soaring

Egypt) The independent Egyptian band “CairoKee” has been nominated for the Best Middle East Act ... The independent Egyptian band “CairoKee” has been nominated for the Best Middle East Act category in the MTV ... the struggle of living in the middle of “contradictions” in Egypt. Other successful tracks by CairoKee ...

24/09/2014 - 11:16 - comment 0

One sax-y night: Nour Ashour tells all about Egypt's independent music scene

feels that independent musicians are in a privileged position in Egypt, due to their relatively small ... at the beginning of 2014. "Singing is definitely a predominant factor in Egypt's independent music scene. ... Love some saxophone? Live in Egypt or wish you did? ...

17/08/2014 - 06:00 - comment 0

Canon supports independent photographers with sponsorship of Egypt Photo Summit

solutions, supported the Egypt Photo Summit as a sponsor of the biggest photography and CGI community event ... the Egypt Photo Summit as a sponsor of the biggest photography and CGI community event in the country, held ... Managing Director, Canon Middle East said: “Canon supports independent photographers as part of our ...

Press Release - 01/04/2014 - 08:35 - comment 0

Egypt independents have a voice! New radio show expands the musicians' audience

for the independent music scene in Egypt. Ahram Online (AO): How did you get involved with Nogoum FM to host Aadet ... host. Youssra El-Hawary's weekly Nogoum FM show features live performances from Egypt's independent musicians. Youssra El-Hawary took the music scene by storm in 2012 ...

11/03/2014 - 05:00 - comment 0

Fresh blow to media plurality as Egypt Independent announces closure

The Egypt Independent , an Egyptian weekly newspaper published in English by Al-Masry Al-Youm news ... published by the Egypt Independent team on Facebook on Sunday. In an effort to challenge the decision ... to encourage their readers to subscribe to their 52-annual print issues. Egypt Independent ...

18/02/2013 - 12:11 - comment 0

Egypt's Eka3 brings independent music to the masses

) (ENTERTAINMENT, Latest News, Egypt) Independent artists often have a tough time carving their way ... Eka3 gives independent musicians a fair shot at making it big in the Arab music biz. Independent artists often have a tough time ...

27/03/2013 - 07:14 - comment 0

Sudan Independent Film Festival bringing Egyptians in 'da house!

Scoop, Egypt, Sudan) Celebrating independent and alternative filmmaking, the first edition of the Sudan Independent Film Festival (SIFF) -- running from 21 to 27 January -- has invited Egypt as guest ... of the Sudan Independent Film Festival is kicking off with a performance by Egyptian singer Dina El Wadidi ...

21/01/2014 - 11:51 - comment 0

The peoples' media source 'Egypt Independent' needs your help

Even the boldest and brightest voice of the people in Egypt needs more than just passion and good will to keep the presses printing; the Harlem Shake appears in Jeddah; and Arabs in Jordan celebrate films, long for citizenship and call out misappropriated NGO funds. ...

Blogs Roundup - 25/02/2013 - 04:01 - comment 0

The rise of Egypt's buried people: Forgotten village declares 'independence'

as the Daqahliya governor to claim independence from Egypt? What would I be? Part of Israel or America?" ... village of Tahsin in Egypt's Daqahliya governorate. Abdel-Qader stressed the importance ... a campaign of civil disobedience and declare independence from Daqahliya.   Dangers of isolation ...

Editor's Choice - 02/10/2012 - 11:14 - comment 0

Young independent singer is inspired by her daily battles

Independent musician Sarah El-Gohary explains the inspiration for her songwriting. Even a quick look at the cultural scene in Egypt ... in the country. Incredibly talented artists, underground bands, independent singers, and composers are out ...

31/05/2013 - 05:01 - comment 0