TOPIC Ahmed Adaweya
On the economic history of making music in Egypt and Yousra El Hawary’s crowdfunding campaign
Ahmed Nada | Crowdfunding may be a way to rebel against the rules of the market and the state.
Mada Mix: Ta7t El-Sefr and Hawas
Tugrul Mende | Like many bands that emerged after 2011, these two differ from their predecessors in several ways.
Egypt’s cinematic gems: Fangs
Maha ElNabawi | A kitsch masterpiece of an overlooked moment in Egyptian music history: Arabic glam-rock
Assessing two films on mahragan music
Maha ElNabawi | In my experience, good music documentaries are structured around a question or quest. In “Searching