Dubai Media City launches new live show: DMC Amplify

Regular series will shine a spotlight on creative talent, bringing new voices, sights and sounds to Dubai and the UAE

Image used for illustrative purpose. A view of Dubai Media City. Image used for illustrative purpose.

Image used for illustrative purpose. A view of Dubai Media City. Image used for illustrative purpose.

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A new digital show is hitting YouTube and Facebook Live, made right here in Dubai Media City. Dubai Called DMC Amplify, its aim is to promote local artists, share powerful stories and engage the community.

The series will feature hard-hitting talks and live performances from emerging artists, musicians and poets.

Local music legend Big Hass, who changed the face of the region's industry after hosting Saudi Arabia's first hip-hop radio show, will interview a new person every month. He will be joined at the first session by up-and-coming rapper Molham, known for his intelligent Arabic-English wordplay.

Shot at startup incubator in5 at Dubai Production City, the first episode will go live on Friday, October 2.

"Working with Dubai Media City has a been a blessing because it's always shown tremendous love and support to the UAE's creative community," said Big Hass. "We all have a duty to support and amplify the noise around local artists and that's why our collaboration is so important. This exciting new series will bring together amazing people with real stories to share about their struggles and successes. I can't wait to get started."


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