Creating waves in radio and entertainment

Established in October 2016, Shock Middle East is the fastest growing radio and entertainment network in the region, proving cutting-edge media trading and solutions. The broadcast company introduced the region’s first dedicated dance music station, Dance 978, a feel-good station, Heart 107.1 and a contemporary, fresh Arabic station, Radio Hala 95.6. Aside from broadcasting, Shock Middle East offers a wide array of media offerings from producing promotional broadcast content to conceptualising and designing bespoke retail radio stations. The company provides a comprehensive platform to its customers which can assist in increasing brand reputation and thereby increase sales revenue.
Shock Middle East is a constantly evolving entity exploring new horizons and territories and branching out into new avenues that will sustain their position as the number one entertainment solutions provider in the region.


Radio Hala 95.6 – The UAE’s fresh Arabic station, plays the latest and most popular Arabic hits from around the region. It has now become the ‘go to’ station to 130,000 daily listeners.
Social handles: @radiohalauae
Dance 978 – The only dedicated dance music station in the region reaches 470,000 listeners, giving them the biggest dance beats and an all-star DJ line up all day and all night. Dance 978 is the fastest growing radio station in UAE broadcast history.
Social handles: @DanceFMUAE

Heart 107.1 – The number one ‘hot’ adult contemporary radio station in the UAE playing the biggest hits from the 90s and noughties. Heart 107.1 brings the feel-good factor to 335,000 daily listeners and the Heart Breakfast show is the region’s number one contemporary adult breakfast show.
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Retail Radio

Retail Radio is a solution for retailers to engage with customers more efficiently than conventional advertising. Shock Middle East offers bespoke audio ambience that not only plays uniquely designed music but also delivers promotional content to target-based demographic audiences through premium quality in-house facilities.
Shock Middle East produces a variety of promotional content that range from loyalty schemes and in-store promotions to jingles and holiday greetings. The package includes a complimentary app that allows individual customers to tune in to the station even when they are not in-store.

Crazy Banana Studios

Content Production is a fully equipped, in-house production studio managed by the Shock ME production team. The studio has access to a comprehensive music library spanning every possible genre and also has a large roster of male and female voiceover artistes, both English and Arabic.
With a wealth of resources at its disposal, Crazy Banana Studio’s has the means to produce content of the highest quality and deliver the final product to you on time, every time.
Crazy Banana Studios produces a wide range of content including:

  • Commercial Radio Advertisements
  • IVR
  • Audiobooks
  • Corporate Audio and Visual
  • In-store Audio Content
  • In-Flight Audio
  • Commercial Jingles
  • Commercial Music Libraries
  • Television Commercials
  • Sound Design
  • Audio for Games
Contact info

Building 10, Office 134-137, Media City Dubai, UAE