Wednesday: Shock the World, a culture fusion movement promoted by Casio’s G-shock brand will have its own version in Dubai featuring local rapper Sain, beatboxer Hirabeat and B Boys Hamza and Sam at Desert Fish, Al Serkal Avenue from 8pm. Entry is free. Go to

Thursday: Canadian underground techno duo Kenny Glasgo and Jonny White a.k.a. Art Department hit the decks at Trilogy, Souk Madinat Jumeirah. For table bookings, call 04 366 69 17.

Friday: It’s finally here. The Fray, Matt Kearney, Dizzee Rascal and Frankie Knuckles hit the beach at Atlantis, The Palm, from 2pm to 2am for the new season’s Sandance. Tickets cost Dh275 (Advance), Dh300 (Spot purchase) and Dh450 (VIP). Go to