American metal band Nile (right) is performing in the UAE for the first time on August 5. The concert at The Music Room promises a head-banging show from the 24-year-old band known for their fast tunes and lyrics inspired by Egyptology. From 6pm-3am; tickets Dh175 at platinumlist.net.
Loving thy neighbour gets musical at The Music Room on August 10 at Awaaz, a India-Pakistan unity concert. Performers include four up-and-coming artists – Shaz IA (top right) from the UK and Dubai-based DJ KAY, Nazia Live and Eshani-S. From 9pm-3am; tickets Dh75 at platinumlist.net. Call 04 3598888.
Music composing brothers (above) Salim-Sulaiman’s Namaste Abu Dhabi! concert is set to wow crowds on August 18 at the Emirates Palace Hotel. There’ll be plenty to sing along to, from soundtracks to films like Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi and Fashion, to the siblings’ collaborations with the likes of Lady Gaga and Enrique Iglesias. Tickets from Dh100 at platinumlist.net; show from 9pm.