Fatman Scoop to perform at Dubai Club, Societe
Feb20

Fatman Scoop to perform at Dubai Club, Societe

Dubai Club Scoops up big name act for performance on Thursday February 23 Dubai nightclub Societe has hosted a retro line-up of 90s and 00s superstars during the past three years – from Haddaway, Snap! and 5ive, to Simon from Blue. This month – this Thursday, in fact – will see the rap legend that had everyone putting their hands up in 2003, Fatman Scoop,  take Societe’s stage on Thursday 23 February. “Societe is...

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Dubai Opera brings passion of Flamenco
Oct06

Dubai Opera brings passion of Flamenco

Spain’s most popular flamenco star, Sara Baras, is set to perform a brand new show, Voces, Suite Flamenca, at Dubai Opera next week. The stunning new downtown venue throws open its doors to this passionate performer on October 13 and 14, for a night that promises to capture all the emotion and drama of this art form. The evening is sponsored by Van Cleef & Arpels. Tickets are availalble here  starting from just...

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Singing sensation Sonique at Tribeca’s Exit 29 tonight
Sep01

Singing sensation Sonique at Tribeca’s Exit 29 tonight

Tribeca, JBR’s most hipster bar and restaurant, plays host tonight (September 1) to Sonique, the British singer perhaps most well known for her multi-award winning 1998 hit single hit ‘It Feels So Good’. The former S’Express vocalist won the 2001 BRIT Award for British female solo artist. The DJ and singing superstar will be performing some of her other famous songs, including ‘Spell on you’,...

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Get into music at Spirito
Feb24

Get into music at Spirito

Spirito Lounge and Kitchen is launching a musical night every Monday starting from February 29. The Media One hotel hotspot is going to amp up its energetic and vibrant atmosphere with the addition of a popular local band. You can enjoy the sounds of Mozaik, composed of a trio of musicians from Lebanon and Chile who combine their musical talents and passion to form an eclectic mix of Arabesque, Latin and Rumba Flamenca styles. When...

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No missing pieces in Jigsaw Repeat
Feb11

No missing pieces in Jigsaw Repeat

Craig Perry’s long-awaited first album, Jigsaw Repeat, is now available, and Middle East Living got a sneak preview. Perry is a Dubai-based musician on a mission, to make the best home-grown album ever. Lofty ambitions, maybe, but having listened to ‘Jigsaw Repeat’  I’d rather hear Perry’s interpretation of Bowie than Kanye West’s any day. The album is an unusual mix of mournful and uplifting tunes....

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Desert romance with the Belgrade String Quartet
Oct28

Desert romance with the Belgrade String Quartet

Classical music in the Liwa desert As part of the Abu Dhabi Classic season, for its second concert in Abu Dhabi, the Belgrade String Quartet / Quintet will be performing in a location that is both magical and highly unusual: the Oasis of Liwa at the Anantara Qasr Al Sarab hotel on Thursday. October 29. For this exceptional concert the Serbian Quartet has chosen a programme perfectly adapted to the spectacular setting: first, Carl...

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