A busy weekend awaits across Cairo’s bars and clubs with some of the county’s most talented music-makers – as well as a few foreign imports – set to take to stages, mics, decks and men’s laps across Egypt’s capital. Boom.
JIM MORRISON TRIBUTE NIGHT @ CAIRO JAZZ CLUB
The late, great Jim Morrison will be headlining at Cairo Jazz Club in spirit as some of the city’s best musicians kick off the weekend with a tribute to the icy-eyed, square jawed, plump-lipped Doors frontman.
A-SQUARED + GAWDAT @ ZIGZAG
Downtown’s Zigzag is kicking of its weekend with two of the top young DJing duos in Egypt right now, Gawdat and A-Squared in a epic till-dawn night.
ORIENTAL FRIDAYS FT. AMIE SULTAN @ HAKAMORO
What a Japanese restaurant is doing holding an Oriental night is a mystery, but with Amie Sultan set to take to the stage for Hakamoro‘s Oriental Fridays, we can let it slide.
LIKE JELLY @ THE TAP
Comedic musical outfit, Like Jelly, have been conspicious in their absence this year, but make a welcome return to the live music circuit with a Friday performance at the Tap.
HOUSE SESSIONS BY NACELLE: NOIR PRESENTS DARKSTARS @ THE TEMPLE
In this very special edition of House Sessions, Nacelle have recruited – no sorry, wait. We’ve just received news that the guestlist is closed. This is awkward. Let’s move on.
CIRKUSZ-KA @ THE TAP
Following a mid-week performance at CJC, eclectic, versatile, quirky Hungarian duo, Cirkusz-KA close the weekend and their mini-Cairo adventure at the Tap.
For more parties, gigs and other things to wistfully spend your time doing this weekend, check out the Cairo Gossip events calendar.