Mashrou’ Leila on Their Wildest Concert Experiences: Boxers Thrown on Stage, Magical Pizzas, and the Perfect Sunset

Mashrou’ Leila on Their Wildest Concert Experiences: Boxers Thrown on Stage, Magical Pizzas, and the Perfect Sunset

by Meriam Raouf

Mashrou’ Leila is currently on their 5th consecutive year touring globally, yet most of the coverage out there mentions the music by way of controversy, instead of the other way around. These are the stories they haven’t told, because they haven’t been asked. We talked to the band about being pigeonholed as a political band, […]

REVIEW: Why Cairokee’s Latest Offering Needs to Be on Your Playlist

REVIEW: Why Cairokee’s Latest Offering Needs to Be on Your Playlist

by Abdulhameed Afifi

  Cairokee strikes back with a new hit album, No2ta Beeda (which basically translates to A Drop of Positivity), this summer and it is, in my opinion, flawless. The album doesn’t stick to one genre as it experiments with new territories, but still maintains to keep those traditional rock tunes that Cairokee have always made […]

Cairokee Just Released a Controversial Statement About Their Newest Album

Cairokee Just Released a Controversial Statement About Their Newest Album

Egypt’s favorite band, Cairokee, just released a a controversial statement on Facebook and their fans are losing it.     The statement released was about their newest album, scheduled to be released on the 11th of July. The album is titled “No2ta Beida” (White Point).     Cairokee announced that the General Authority for the Control of […]

Sharmoofers Take Defying Expectations to the Next Level with Huawei

Sharmoofers Take Defying Expectations to the Next Level with Huawei

Mobile giants Huawei’s newest campaign for Nova Plus redefined what it means to defy expectations. With superstar Messi as the face of their campaign, preaching their incredible message, it was no surprise to see Huawei join forces with Sharmoofers to do the same thing.     A video surfaced of Bob and Moe from the unstoppable Sharmoofers […]

We Love You, Sharmoofers, for Calling Out Egypt’s Influencers

We Love You, Sharmoofers, for Calling Out Egypt’s Influencers

You need to drop everything you’re doing and watch the Egyptian band Sharmoofers’ latest music video. If I had spent a month thinking of a better way to call out Egyptian influencers, I would have still failed miserably after hearing the hilarious lyrics. Sharmoofers, we freaking love you for publicly bashing brands zombies. It’s about time we […]

Massar Egbari Just Released Their New Music And Salma Abu Deif Is Everything

Massar Egbari Just Released Their New Music And Salma Abu Deif Is Everything

Massar Egbari just left every fan hyperventilating after they released their amazing new music video Cherophobia. It’s only been a few hours and it’s going viral. The band left us with one simple caption that explained all the madness we witnessed in the video and we are in awe. Now the one thing we are […]

7 Struggles Egyptian Directioners Go Through

7 Struggles Egyptian Directioners Go Through

By Nouran Samer

There’s no doubt British boyband One Direction has managed to gain a huge fan base all around the world that never fails to support them in every way possible. However, some of us have to make some extra effort just to show how much love we have for the band. Here’s to the Egyptian Directioners: […]

Q&A: Portrait Avenue Talk New Music, Gigs and Embarrassing Songs

Q&A: Portrait Avenue Talk New Music, Gigs and Embarrassing Songs

When I first came across Portrait Avenue’s songs, I could instantly relate to their addictive indie vibes. Their music is anything but ordinary or conventional, with their own unique take on music and musical statements in every track. The home-grown Alexandrian band, which first formed back in 2008, have been on a roll ever since, […]

Q&A: Grey Grass

Q&A: Grey Grass

We stumbled upon Grey Grass playing on Road 9 in Maadi, and we knew right away from their unique sound and energizing stage presence that they were a band to watch. A fun group bound by true friendship, the band is composed of Malak Makar (what a voice!), Kareem Gamroor, Michael Mahmoud, Mostafa Sattar (“the […]