It’s hot. Why is it so hot? Is the universe punishing Egypt for something? When will it stop being so hot? WHY IS IT SO HOT? The only solution is to hightail it to the closest bar. Here’s the best of this weekend’s events. They’re not completely terrible.
EL FUSION – SAMA3NA MAZIKTAK: TARABBAND & WUST EL BALAD @ CAIRO JAZZ CLUB
Cairo Jazz Club‘s annual El Fusion series kicks off this weekend with nomadic, Sweden-based group, Tarabband, and their unique take on Arabic music, while Wust El Balad try their best to seem interesting.
DJ MAYOUNAH & DJ SPECIAL K @ CAIRO JAZZ CLUB
Special K? Like the cereal? It’s not even the best, but I guess DJ Coco Pops was already taken. In other news, the always lovely and equally edible , DJ Mayounah, headlines at Cairo Jazz Club.
100LIVE ELECTRONIC MUSIC FESTIVAL @ RAWABET THEATRE
Now in its eighth year, the 100Live Festival has two nights of wacky music planned at Downtown’s Rawabet Theatre, where the likes of Wetrobots <3 Bosaina, $$$TAG$$$ and other acts with symbols in their names.
EAT THE SHARER MENU ALONE @ ALCHEMY
Alchemy‘s latest culinary scheming has come in the form of special Saturday menu that you’re apparently meant to ‘share’ and there’s nothing I hare worse. Here’s a full and probably pointless ramble about it.
For more things to do around Cairo this weekend, check out the virtually big-free CG events calendar.