TOPIC Madfaageya
The contradictions of independent music
Rami Abadir | The beginning of the new millennium saw the emergence of the term “independent music” in Egyptian
Band of the week: The Big Red House
Maha ElNabawi | “Collaboration” has two uses. It can mean working with someone to produce something, or traitorous
A busy year for culture in Egypt, despite everything
An alphabet of important cultural events from 2013.
ReTuning Egyptian dance music
Maha ElNabawi | Fifteen-year-old Ahmed Ashraf is having the time of his life. An hour into the launch event of 100Copies’
Band of the week: The Madfaageya
Maha ElNabawi | It’s been a while since I’ve blacked out to live music. And no, I don’t mean the kind of alcohol-induced