‘Playing by Heart’ concert on Thurs. 26th Jan. at the Sands Club

joan-mceldowney-at-aamf-2014Mark your calendars for what promises to be a very entertaining evening of music…

On Thursday, 26th January Joan McEldowney, Atlanta Cecilia, and Desert Groove will be joining forces at the Sands Golf Club, Al Ain, to share some of their favorite songs with us, and we can’t wait!atlanta-firth-in-studio

The concert is called “Playing by Heart”. The music starts at 8:30 pm., and there will be no cover charge.desert-groove-band
Don’t miss this chance to hear and to support your local musicians!

Skreemin’ Egulz make Al Ain debut on 27th Oct. at the Sands Club


The Biker Rock and Blues Band, Skreemin’ Egulz, will make their debut in Al Ain on Thursday, 27th October – ‘Fright Night – at the Sands Club.

skreemin-egulz-3The Skreemin’ Egulz members are Craig on vocals, Scotty on guitar, Justin on guitar, Andy on bass, and Christoph on drums. Background information on this band is available at:- http://www.skreemin-egulz.com/the-band/

Local band, Desert Groove, play on ‘Fright Night‘, too.
The Desert Groove members are Lisa on vocals, Gerard on guitar, David on bass and Zsolt on drums. Their background information is available at:-http://www.desertgroove.com/who.html

They will be joined on the bill by singer/guitarist and AAMF 2016 Director, Joan McEldowney, on this pre-festival Halloween-themed night.

The live music starts at 8:30 pm and runs through till midnight.
Admission is free!

Fright Night!


Thursday, 27th October is ‘Fright Night‘ at the Sands Club, Al Ain!
Al Ain’s own Desert Groove band will be joined by the Skreemin’ Egulz band from Dubai.
And, Joan McEldowney will be performing a set, too.

The show kicks off at 8:30 pm and admission is free!

Don’t forget to dress to impress- it is Fright Night!!

‘AAMF 2016 Folk Night’ set for 10th November!


Joan McEldowney performing at the Sands Golf Club.

The AAMF 2016 ‘Folk Night’ will be on Thursday, 10th November at the Sands Club, Al Ain.
Two singer/guitarists – both from Northern Ireland – will be performing for us…
Joan McEldowney will be joined that night by James Bradley, who is also from Belfast.
More details of this concert -and the rest of the AAMF 2016 Programme- are coming soon!


THE “SONGS FOR THE PHILIPPINES” CONCERT with Joan McEldowney – on Thursday, 6th March, at the Sands Golf Club, Al Ain

Locally-based singer and songwriter, Joan McEldowney, will be performing in aid of the Typhoon Yolanda Haiyan survivors on Thursday, 6th March at the Sands Golf Club.

Here is a link to a video demonstrating the nature of the situation these survivors are confronting…