TOPIC Mohamed Abdel Wahab
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A Gulfie record collector writes
Faisal Hamadah | The seminal 1970s Kuwaiti comedy show Darb al-Zalaq (The Slippery Path) tells the story of Hussain, a
Egypt’s old records: Obsessive collecting and squandered heritage
Nermeen Khafagy | Antique dealers, second-hand markets, auction showrooms, music lovers, music historians, amateurs and
The stories of sound
Lina Attalah | As with other realms of expression, the story of sound in Egypt is also one of dispute over who controls
Band of the week: Yasmine Hamdan
Maha ElNabawi | Yasmine Hamdan is beloved for her vocal prowess, her playful onstage allure, her beauty and wild dance
Egypt’s cinematic gems: ‘Missing Person’
Amany Ali Shawky | I always knew this was my father's favorite film, but the first time I watched it alone I realized it’s
Egypt’s cinematic gems: ‘The White Rose’
Maha ElNabawi | One of the first popular films to tackle Egypt’s stark class system that still endures today