What is Amp'd & the story so far...
The Amp'd Show is a conceptual affair of live music run by various musicians from UAE for the love of music, creativity and unity. The first Amp’d took place on Dec 14 2015 at Dubai's legendary Music Room & was well received by artists & attendees alike. From then on, Amp’d promised a difference, it was clear that every musician involved created, collaborated & celebrated Music. Amp’d became known for its originality, charisma, concept & above all its diversity, welcoming all languages, ages & nationalities within the UAE.
Amp'd keeps music culture alive.
Throughout 2018-2019 Amp'd hosted weekly Amp'd Open Mic & Jams which gives undiscovered talents in the UAE a chance to be heard and be part of a scene. It takes musicians out of their comfort zone & collaborate with other talented singers, musicians, producers - young or old, amateurs or pros, it doesn't matter - we're all on the same stage.
July 21st 2019, in celebration of World Music Day, Amp'd organized & hosted the UAE's biggest open mic held at in5 Media, Dubai Production City & welcomed over 100 performers.
July 22nd 2019, Amp'd launched UAE's first ever dedicated music podcast - Amp'd Cast, covering topics ranging from Dubai's Music History, Music Culture, Music Production, Artist Management, Music Rights and more.
July 25th 2019 marked the launch of Amp'd Desi - a dedicated open mic night showcasing singers and musicians from the sub-continent that reside in UAE.
Jan 2020 - The Amp'd Show became part of Dubai Culture's Urban Arts & Music Festival "Shindagha Days"
Dec 2021 - Amp'd Show organizes first post covid Open Mic Night in Dubai
All Amp'd Open Mic Nights, Jam Nights & Street Shows are recorded on video & audio + photography which is used to further promote the artists performing.