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TV Binges Take 2!

It’s a topic we like to revisit because…well with all this time indoors the television has become a very, very good friend. When your family are driving you nuts, when you’ve had enough of Zoom Quizzes and housework there’s nothing…

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Coming Out of Hiding

So things around the world are slowing beginning to open up as the planet struggles to make sense of the new safety precautions that have become a daily thing in the wake of Covid-19. Here in Dubai (with the government’s…

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Poisonous Procrastination and its Sneaky Lasso!

Come on, I am not alone here, am I?

Oh dear Lord above, if I found it hard to reign in that sneaky mistress of time thievery before, she has surely sunk her snaggy teeth in to me good and…

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We Are Humanity!

This week we are putting all of our efforts behind an incredible cause that we are so proud to be a part of. The Boxtones have partnered with Gulf For Good to use our music to help children all around…

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Isolation Oddities – Our New Weirdness!

If there is one thing in the entire universe you know, it is yourself. Surely no one knows you better than you! We may think that we know ourselves inside out, but I’m here to argue that we are all…

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A Look at the Music Industry and How it has Changed!

The Music Industry is constantly changing. On the historical map of all things musical the landscape is almost unrecognizable from its former workings. Every aspect of the business has had an overhaul in a myriad of ways, from its very…

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Honorary Boxtones Kudos!

When you’re a musician the entire livelihood of your craft is based upon one thing; connection to your audience. So today we thought we would pay homage to our most hard working supporters whether that is dancing to every song…

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World Weirdness Days and How to Maximise Them!

You know in these weird home-bound times it’s actually really easy to forget that there’s a whole world out there. From my balcony, the quiet streets and empty roads have us feeling that life is on hold and for how…

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Time for Jazzy Jazz Hands!

This week The Boxtones were asked to participate in Dubomedy’s version of The Royal Variety Show. Dubomedy is run by married couple Ali and Mina and they are the region’s Comedy celebrities popping up all over the place with creative…

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DIY-Not or DIY? Lockdown Landscapes

It’s a natural progression for us to want to make our surroundings much more comfortable now that we’re all in lockdown. There’s something about being stuck within the same walls that amplifies all of the little flaws and annoyances you…

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Rolling Out of Quarantine Like a BOSS!

Ok let’s try for just a second to forget all the terrible woes surrounding Covid-19. Let’s be positive and address just what we can do to become our best ‘quarantined-selves’. I mean we have to find something cool to achieve…

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Fictional Character Colleagues and how to Choose them!

This week I thought we could have a bit of fun. It’s been feeling a bit like groundhog day around here now that we are entering our 8th week of Covid-19 induced lockdown. The daily quarantine timetable is a little…