Music

Music Products: CDs & DVDs

In 2002, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Official UK Singles Chart, Darren created a TV-advertised double CD package called “50 Years Of The Greatest Hit Singles“.  It was remarkable for its time because it included product from all the major labels and was the first time that tracks such as “Bohemian Rhapsody” by …

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MAC Global and Dubai Opera Ring In The New Year with Mike Oldfield’s Tubular Bells

MAC Global’s 2024 season is off to a fine start as the concert promoter brought Robin A. Smith and seven of his fellow musicians to the UAE to faithfully reproduce ‘as live’ one of the 1970’s seminal albums and best-selling instrumental album of all time; Mike Oldfield’s Tubular Bells. “He’s a delicate creative force, a …

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2023: As It Was

What a busy year, no wonder I was knackered … Previous Next Previous Next 4x countries: Bahrain, Oman, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates 3x Emirates: Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah 12 x venues 20 x concerts & gigs 15+ leading artists one comedian… and a twice-cancelled Lewis Capaldi gig FEBRUARY 2023▪️ André Rieu – Al Dana …

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Who Deserves To Be On The UAE Music Power List 2021?

Our local music industry heroes deserve more recognition. So we’re launching the UAE Music Power List to honour the creative talent and business minds helping the UAE’s music scene evolve. iamCrü’s Music Power List is a celebration of the dedicated individuals driving the country’s music and nightlife industry forward. Like elsewhere, it’s been a tough …

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Your Close Encounter with 10 Great Tracks to Celebrate World UFO Day

“I’d rather discuss things like life’s mysteries and aliens,” admits singer-songwriter RXTH. “I am fascinated by the recent official military disclosures of UFOs and claims that otherworldly beings are a much bigger part of our history than is commonly acknowledged.” It’s no coincidence, then, that RXTH’s new track Braveheart is released on 2 July – World UFO …

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Going For A Song

Multi-platinum songwriter and founding member of the Songwriting Academy, Tim Fraser was also made a member of Hollywood Elite Composers, in Los Angeles, last year. Hey Mag catches up with Tim to discuss his songwriting chops. Words Darren Haynes [First published in Hey Mag, April 2019] How did you get into songwriting? I started off, like any young teenager, thinking I’ve …

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