Rayan Bailouni is a music producer, engineer and songwriter based in Dubai. He is not only working with local artists but is also working very hard to change the landscape of the music scene in Dubai and is already seeing a very positive change.
In this conversation you will hear about Rayan’s journey from studying commercial and industrial biotechnology in Newcastle to becoming a producer in Dubai.
The challenges he encountered in his first years and how he found clients
How Dubai’s music industry is changing and Rayan’s involvement in that
Also, Rayan’s goal of breaking the cultural stigma that has been surrounding Dubai and the UAE
The positive change by Dubai’s government opening up to more technologies, such as Spotify
He also talks about the lack of venues and how that affects musicians, himself as a producer and the music community