Mashrou’ Leila to play at Byblos festival
Arguably Lebanon’s leading rock band, Mashrou’ Leila are one of the headliners at this festival in the ancient city of Byblos. They play on August 5, while other performers include American Grammy Award-winning saxophonist Kenny G; Brazilian legends of Bossa Nova, Toquinho and Maria Creuza, and Jamaican singer, actress and model Grace Jones. Sia, the mysterious Australian singer behind massive hits such as Rihanna’s Diamonds and David Guetta’s Titanium will also be appearing. The gigs all take place in a waterfront arena in the city. The Byblos International Festival runs until August 9. For more information visit www.byblosfestival.org.
Beirut rock band Mashrou’ Leila are to headline the Byblos International Festival on August 5.