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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Samsung delivers rich sound all around
Aug23

Samsung delivers rich sound all around

Innovative new audio technology delivers fully-balanced, omni-directional sound Samsung Electronics has introduced the all-new Wireless Audio – 360 to the UAE. The cutting-edge home audio device utilizes Samsung’s proprietary ring radiator technology to distribute sound evenly in all directions, filling every room with rich, ambient audio. “The Wireless Audio – 360 gives customers a revolutionary listening experience at...

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Lose and find yourself at the Pitch Black Experience
Aug19

Lose and find yourself at the Pitch Black Experience

Afraid of the dark? Leave your phobias behind, and slip into a trance at the Pitch Black Experience The Pitch Black Experience will leave you with something to tell your friends about. This conceptual art project has been initiated by artist and musician, Sanhata in collaboration with The Big Picture Art Platform. It aims to create  a holistic atmosphere, while emerged in complete darkness. While your eyes sink into the darkness, your...

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UAE jeweller creates US$2 million guitar
May24

UAE jeweller creates US$2 million guitar

UAE-based Lifestyle Fine Jewellery has created a new world record – the world’s most valuable guitar; worth US $2 million Lifestyle Fine Jewellery and parent company Aaron Shum Jewellery has teamed up with designer Mark Lui to achieve a Guinness World Record  for designing the world’s most valuable coronet diamond guitar, comprising 400ct. diamonds worth US $2Million. The guitar has been created using very high quality...

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Bollywood comes to UAE with first AIBA Awards
Mar24

Bollywood comes to UAE with first AIBA Awards

This slideshow requires JavaScript. Bollywood celebrities to attend AIBA In Dubai en masse; AIBA Awards countdown begins with nomination list out; Benchmark brings a three day star-fest to Dubai; Karan Johar and Manish Paul to host AIBA awards Benchmark, in association with Adplay and Al Bustan Group, has launched The first Arab Indo Bollywood Awards (AIBA) 2015. The awards will be held on April 9, 2015 at Meydan Racecourse, Dubai....

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