Rock On: Dubai-Based Rock Band Juliana Down To Perform Live at Jazz@PizzaExpress

Rock On: Dubai-Based Rock Band Juliana Down To Perform Live at Jazz@PizzaExpress 05 Mar 2014
Joining the string of leading lyrical acts to have graced the stage at JLT’s Jazz@PizzaExpress, March 15thsees critically acclaimed Juliana Down bring their exclusive brand of rock music to the Italian restaurant.

Dubai-based Juliana Down was originally formed over 15 years ago by lead vocalist Dia Hassan and Sari Ramadan, the band’s lead guitarist.  They have opened for a number of renowned international artists including Muse, Guns N’ Roses and Maroon 5, and last month appeared on the main stage at the Dubai International Jazz Festival. In addition, the four-piece recently collaborated with UAE-born electro sensation Hollaphonic for the smash hit track ‘Found You (Stay Alive).’

The first band from the UAE to be signed to a major record label -- signing a distribution deal with Sony Music Middle East -- they successfully released their album, ‘Empires’ one month later. Then in late 2011 the band wrote, recorded and licensed to Emirates Airline the official anthem for the Dubai Rugby Sevens tournament.

Jazz@PizzaExpressis the first licensed outletunder the UAE PizzaExpressbrand,and last month hosteda one-off live performance from Peter Grant,dubbed as a young ‘Frank Sinatra’ by the local music scene.

Their unique concept allows diners to indulge in a wide choice of authentic Italian dishes such as Calzone, Romana Pizza and Antipasto, as well as classic pizzas, whilst enjoying a top live musical performance.

The show starts at 9pm on March 15th. For reservations please call 04 441 6342 or email

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