Category Archives: Music

A Night Out In London

Now that I moved to London, it was of course also time to explore the nightlife. With one of my favourite dancing partners, my beautiful friend Marion, I went to the “Verve” close to Leicester Square. On the way we … Continue reading

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An Egyptian Rapper Is Using Her Music to Fight Back Against Sexual Harassment

From policymic.com Find the original article here! “I realized all the male rappers must have a track in which they talk about girls and their clothes, blaming girls for everything happening around us,” said 19-year-old Mayam Mahmoud, an Egyptian rapper. … Continue reading

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Music of beauty from a barren land

From Qantara.de Relatively few people will have been familiar with the music, culture and history of the Sahrawi people of north-western Africa before Aziza Brahim arrived on the music scene. Brahim has not only won an award for her original … Continue reading

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Arabs are happy too!

Repost from Free Arabs Arab illustrations of their version of Pharrell Williams “Happy” from Dubai, Beirut, Algiers, Tunis, Cairo, Rabat, Casablanca, Amman and even Riyadh! Click here and enjoy so much happiness!

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Expelled from Saudi Arabia because they were too handsome…

Read here: “A festival official said the three Emiratis were taken out on the grounds they are too handsome and that the Commission members feared female visitors could fall for them,” the news service said, adding that the festival’s management … Continue reading

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وسط البلد – ثورة غضب

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Coffee and Music

My last day in Berlin, I spent, after work of course, at the beautiful café Coffeemamas at Kirchstraße in Moabit. At Coffeemamas they have not only great (and affordable) coffee, sweet cake, free cookies and newspapers, but also great music. Very beautiful … Continue reading

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