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Podcast | Katalog #00: Maurice Louca
Maha ElNabawi | Katalog is a podcast about the process, production and meaning behind select works from the region
Sounds of 2018: Boredom, silence and the music in between
Maha ElNabawi | Maha ElNabawi on the sounds that came out of 2018, puncturing a year of boredom and silence
Found in Translation IV: A high and beautiful wave
The fourth edition of Found in Translation, a collaboration between Mada and the Cairo Jazz Club
Reclaiming the city’s dancefloors: JellyZone
Peter Holslin | A look at the DIY platform attempting to reshape Cairo’s club scene
47Soul’s Balfron Promise: A critical look at the politics of movement
Peter Holslin | Peter Holslin speaks to 47Soul about how politics of movement play into the band's new album
On collective patronage in the digital age
Fayrouz Kaddal | The problems posed and solved by crowdfunding on the Egyptian music scene
Mada Mix: El-Morabba3
Ahmed El Sabbagh | El-Morabba3’s second album leaves politics behind but pushes regional indie music forward
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.
Masafat Cairo: Within striking distance of larger musical aspirations?
Habiba Effat | On aiming beyond musicians’ exposure and learning from the choices of our predecessors.
 
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