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How to Become a Rock Star in Cairo Part Four: Booking & Playing Gigs

How to Become a Rock Star in Cairo Part Four: Booking & Playing Gigs

How to Become a Rock Star in Cairo Part Three: Jamming & Practicing

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We’ve talked about how and where to get instruments, and even about where to go…

How to Become a Rock Star in Cairo Part Two: Learning & Mastering Your Instrument

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In the first part of How to Become a Rock Star in Cairo, we talked…

How to Become a Rock Star in Cairo Part One: Choosing & Buying Your Instrument

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The music scene in Egypt is as exciting and versatile as it is unpredictable; Oriental…

Watch: Abu Speaks About His Involvement with One of the Catchiest Songs of the Year

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With local music coming on leaps and bounds over the last few years, more and…

Win! Tickets to Cairokee’s Gig at the Great Cairo Kidathon!

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This May, the folks at Omar Samra’s Muricata are hosting a very special day that…

12 Local Bands & Musicians that Cairo Needs to Get to Know Better

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From indie rock and heavy metal, to jazz and blues, to electronica, the underground music…

The Best 20 Tracks of 2015

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As 2015 comes to a close, we can finally take a breather and look back…

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12 Years & Counting: An Interview with Cairokee Ahead of the Band's Huge Galleria40 Gig

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It’s been an eventful month for Cairokee; Egypt’s biggest band have been celebrating their twelfth…

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New Wave of Electronic Music: Eight Rising Cairo DJs to Look Out For

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Egypt has a storied history with music and the arts, but what we might consider…

Adel Sakr: An Interview with Cairo's Real Guitar Hero

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In a cramped, ground-floor workshop on a quiet residential street in Maadi, guitar customizer, Adel…

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Ahmed Darwish

Riverside is Capping Off a Busy Festive Period with a Huge NYE Party Nice place to hang out with friends by the nile, a bit expensive though

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Ahmed Darwish

Il Divino Pizzeria Definitely the best pizza in town

Rym

Dixie Cream: Rich Selection, Poor Quality at CFC Branch of Donut Chain Tried the vanilla latte and was fairly good

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Dalia Adel

Il Divino Pizzeria AWESOMMEEE !!!

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Moe

La La Land Entertaining movie, but I was expecting a lot more from the movies after all the awards won.....

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Alaa ElEraqi

Al Dayaa: Authentic Lebanese Dining in Maadi Food taste is fine, quantity is fine Staff's peroofromace very poor They gave us wrong ingredient. They are…

Five Electronica/Dance Acts That Cairo Should Get to Know Better

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If you restrict yourself to radio-play or club playlists, there’s no denying that electro can…

Cairo Guide: Violin Lessons in the Capital

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After answering the call of aspiring musicians of Cairo with guides to drum and guitar…

Dina El Wedidi: Cairo's Pioneering Musician on the Egyptian Revolution & Arab Women in Music

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There’s been one particular name that just keeps popping up on the Cairo 360 events…

Cairo Guide: Drum & Percussion Lessons in the Capital

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No matter how deep you are into adulthood, it’s never too late to grasp the…

Cairo Guide: Guitar Lessons in the Capital

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Music has always been a big part of life in Egypt and now, more and…