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The 2017 Edition of Beirut & Beyond is Next Month!

From December 7-10, the 2017 edition of the Beirut & Beyond International Music Festival will feature a superstar lineup guest curated by Cairo's Maurice Louca.

Though it only got its start in 2013 in partnership with the Oslo World Music Festival, Beirut & Beyond has made its imprint as one of the most exciting annual events in the region. Now, it is back in characteristic flair, featuring Egypt’s own musician, composer and sonic wizard Maurice Louca as the 2017 guest curator. As would be expected from Louca, the line-up is standout and perfectly in line with the festival’s mission of promoting the region’s independent musicians while maintaining a high level of excellency and integrity.Between December 7-10, Beirut will be showered with talent from amazing worldwide acts including its own singer/songwriter darling Yasmine Hamdan, Moroccan/American musician and multimedia artist H.A.T., Omani American experimentalist and oud player Amal Waqar, Cairo’s shoegaze band PanSTARRS, and Giza’s beloved singer/songwriter Dina El Wedidi. The festival will take place at The Grand Factory and KED.Beirut & Beyond’s scope does not halt at providing tremendous entertainment, but also aims to provide a platform for artists to network and set the foundations for further collaborations. In a region that is parched of opportunities for independent Arab musicians, Beirut & Beyond looks to provide solutions for a thriving artistic industry. We are blessed to have Beirut & Beyond making waves in the region, and even more so to have Maurice Louca’s vision launch the 2017 edition into space.   

For a full lineup and more information, follow Beirut & Beyond on Facebook and visit their website

 


Todays Events
Karavan Sarai + Egyptian Project @ CJC
Bars
Date: 1/17/2019
Time: 10:00pm - 3:00am
Venue: Cairo Jazz Club
The House Party: The Music Room @ BCA Maadi
Parties
Date: 1/17/2019
Time: 10:00pm - 3:00am
Venue: BCA Maadi Clubhouse
Yehya Khalil  @  Cairo Opera House
Concerts
Date: 1/17/2019
Time: 8:30pm - 9:30pm
Venue: Cairo Opera House
Kevin De Vries / Kiasmos / Shiha @ CJC 610
Bars
Date: 1/17/2019
Time: 10:00pm - 3:00am
Venue: Cairo Jazz Club 610
Ahmet Kılıç + Kashouty @ The Tap East
Bars
Date: 1/17/2019
Time: 10:00pm - 3:00am
Venue: The Tap East
'Times & Echoes' @ Marakez
Exhibitions
Date: 1/17/2019
Time: 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Venue: Marakez
Winter Sessions II ft. Luigi Rocca @ 24k
Parties
Date: 1/17/2019
Time: 11:00pm - 6:00am
Venue: 24K Bar & Restaurant
8Kays @ The Garden Nile Front
Parties
Date: 1/17/2019
Time: 10:30pm - 6:00am
Venue: The Garden Nile Front