A Head Full of Dreams: Coldplay Lights up Abu Dhabi

Coldplay was back in the capital exactly 5 years after their Mylo Xylto tour to ring in the New Year and their mass appeal and growth was instantly clear – the sold-out show boasted next-levelĀ  pyrotechnics, stage lighting and the glowing “XyloBands” made you feel like you were at a rock rave. I’m obviously a bit biased about all this because Coldplay’s one of my … Continue reading A Head Full of Dreams: Coldplay Lights up Abu Dhabi

Anti World Tour: Rihanna Makes Abu Dhabi Work

Rihanna – a bonafide force in Western pop culture – was in Abu Dhabi for the final F1 after-race concert. Nico Rosenberg might’ve won the final race but it was Riri who emerged the real winner of the night. Highs: Starting the set very low-key with a heartfelt rendition of Stay, Riri made her incredible vocal range clear from the get-go, although she did seem … Continue reading Anti World Tour: Rihanna Makes Abu Dhabi Work