• UAE: Heavy metal concert cancelled

    The Belgian Death Metal band Aborted have been forced to cancel their upcoming concert in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The band’s concert was going to take place on 30 November 2015 at The Music Room, but due to complaints about the band’s lyrics, themes and videos, the government allegedly ordered the promoter to cancel their […]
  • UAE: Lady Gaga concert censored to respect culture

    A planned Lady Gaga concert in Dubai in September will be censored to respect cultural traditions, Reuters reported. The article was published in Ahram in Egypt, United Arab Emirates Daily Gulf News, and more. » See on  english.ahram.org.eg
  • United Arab Emirates: Satellite music channel bans “demeaning songs”

    NEWS ##PagePublishedLong## United Arab Emirates: Satellite music channel bans “demeaning songs” The Arab satellite music channel Nogoom has decided to ban the airing of songs that are classified as ”inappropriate for the average viewers” and which contain seductive scenes and females wearing revealing outfits The censorship committee officials at the network revealed that “broadcasting such […]
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