Dubai Gets A New Independent Record Store! Meet The Hero Behind It
On May 28, 2018 | 0 Comments

article on Flipside in Discogs

Not all heroes wear capes.

When you think of Dubai, you might think of an international hub of culture, art, and activity. That might be true, but not so much for record collectors of the United Arab Emirates. Up until last week, Dubai didn’t have a single independent record store. Enter Shadi Megallaa, founder of The Flip Side record store and protagonist of the Dubai music and record collecting scene. The Flip Side opened just last week in Dubai’s up and coming art and design district, Alserkel Avenue. The shop promises…