VF Live: The Flip Side #2 with Shadi Megallaa



Dub, Afrobeat, reggae, hip-hop, and soul.

In VF Live, our favourite collectors take you inside their homes, record shops and studios for intimate selects and mixes.

Shadi Megallaa, founder of Dubai’s only independent record shop, The Flip Side, returns to VF Live, playing dub, Afrobeat, reggae, hip-hop, and soul.

“This show required a lot of trust in my own collection. I grabbed records almost randomly with just a quick glance.”

Watch and listen to the set above, check out the tracklist below.


1. Bill Laswell – Babylon Ghost
2. Packed Rich – Arayashi
3. The Undisputed Truth – Lil Red Riding Hood
4. The Meters – Cissy Strut
5. Barrington Levy – You Say You Love Me
6. Tony Allen – Slow Bones
7. Salar Ansari – Water
8. Will DiMaggio – Steppin’ W Friends
9. Madlib – Sound Ancestors
10. Nu Guinea – Open Paths
11. Tapes – Phyzikal Dub
12. Barrington Levy – Gonna Tell Your Girl Friend
13. PH 1 – Cloud
14. Robert Fleck – Echo Chamber
15. Madlib – Road Of The Lonely Ones
16. The Undisputed Truth – Down By The River