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cosmic lovers meet Kamilya Jubran
cosmic lovers | We read Constantine Cavafy then listen to Kamilya Jubran at Bibliotheca Alexandrina. Cavafy’s poetry
Detox | Issue 08: On birds, language and revolution
We have the usual assortment of recommendations for you, from articles to documentaries to playlists
Detox | Issue 05: In light of current events
For days, the air was filled with tension, excitement and, at times, panic.
Detox: Issue 02
Our weekly guide to help you unwind during the weekend.
Detox: Issue 01
WHAT’S UP? For Detox’s new weekly segment, Chit-chat, we have a guest! Make sure you keep reading
Detox: Issue 00
Our suggestions are meant to urge you to sit back, relax and reflect — detox, if you will.
Exploring Makimakkuk’s multidimension
Maha ElNabawi | Makimakkuk’s music is intensely earworming; her ad-libs burrow so deeply into my psyche
Cosmic innovation: How Maurice Louca changed the rules to make Elephantine
Peter Holslin | It’s almost startling the ways that Louca, 36, has evolved as a musician over the years.
Binaries in music writing: Gender as a way out
Maha ElNabawi | Are we meant to discuss music solely through aesthetic critique or are we meant to contextualize it?
 
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Maha ElNabawi
Navigating the surreal through sound
2017 in music releases from Cairo and beyond