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My Entertainment: Street artists Sya and Bow

Dubai street artists, Sya and Bow, pick their fave local hangouts and quote Gordon Gekko at us!

  • By Farah Andrews, Scene magazine
  • Published: 00:00 June 14, 2012
  • Scene

Sya and Bow
  • Image Credit: Dennis B. Mallari/GNM
  • Sya (left) and Bow are both big fans of Left Bank and River Monsters.

Sya

Movies & music

Favourite film of all time? The Usual Suspects
Favourite film seen in last month? The Art Of The Steal
Ultimate movie icon? Clint Eastwood
Movie character you'd most like to play? Indiana Jones
Favourite movie quote? "This is it!" Iz The Wiz in Style Wars
Favourite movie snack? Popcorn
Current favourite TV show? River Monsters
First record you ever bought? Push It, Salt N Pepa
Last song downloaded? Lets Push Things Forward, The Streets
Song to be played at your funeral? Atlantis, LTJ Bukem
Best album of all time? Timeless, Goldie
Song guaranteed to get you on the dance floor? It Takes Two, Rob Base and DJ E-Z Rock

Miscellaneous

Favourite designer? Stussy
Favourite fashion capital? London
Favourite restaurant in the UAE? Left Bank, Downtown
And what dish do you always order there? Mini Burgers
Last book read? Street World by Roger Gastman
Last thing you bought? Spray paint
Favourite international hotel? Jumeirah Zabeel Saray
Best website? Hurtyoubad.com or highsnobiety.com
Favourite celebrity hottie? Miss Piggy
Best UAE hangout? Deep Crates
Personal motto? What doesn't kill you, makes you stronger
Describe yourself in three words? According to Bow: mischevious (x3)
Your signature cooking dish? Welsh rarebit (cheese on toast)

Bow

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Favourite film of all time? Wall Street
Favourite film seen in last month? Pirates Of The Caribbean
Ultimate movie icon? The Pink Panther (Peter Sellers)
Character you'd most like to play? Dorothy in The Wizard Of Oz
Favourite movie quote? "Lunch is for wimps!" Wall Street
Favourite movie snack? Whatever I get away with sneaking in!
Current favourite TV show? River Monsters
First record you ever bought? Prince Charming, Adam And The Ants
Last song downloaded? A Solid Steel podcast
Favourite band? The Streets
Song to be played at your funeral? Champagne Supernova, Oasis
Best album of all time? Destroy Rock And Roll, Mylo

Miscellaneous

Favourite fashion capital? London
Favourite restaurant in the UAE? Left Bank, Downtown
And what dish do you always order there? Chips
Last book read? My Booky Wook 2, Russell Brand
 Last thing you bought? A prawn mayo sandwich
Favourite holiday destination? Beirut 
Favourite international hotel? The Imperial, New Delhi
Best website? Wikipedia
Favourite celebrity hottie? Roland Rat, although he has retired now
Best UAE hangout? Wherever my mates are
Personal motto? If you're going to do a job, do it properly
Describe yourself in three words? The Bow Terrorist

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