With the mother of all non-occasions , Halloween, behind us in the annals of Cairo nightlife for another year, your body may will be crying out for some rest – but we say boohoo, get over it and any other idioms of peer pressure, because big events are afoot across the city’s bars, clubs and other venues, as we await the next weekend.
URBAN SUNDAY FT. RAMY DJUNKIE @ THE TAP
Ramy DJunkie is set to take you down the rabbit hole of wonders that is the Tap, as the Maadi bar kicks off its week with heavy dose of hip-hop and r&b
THE 24TH ARAB MUSIC FESTIVAL @ CAIRO OPERA HOUSE
While an Arab music festival and the deepest hardest house music nights aren’t usually seen on the same list, this year’s Arab Music Festival – the 24th, to be precise – is set to kick off this week, with some of the regions most talented artists set to perform at Cairo Opera House, the Arab Music Instutute and more. Click here for the full schedule (Arabic).
GASER + M FAYEK + ABOU SAMRA @ CAIRO JAZZ CLUB
Cairo Jazz Club have a busy week ahead, with live music dominating the schedule, but this week’s Manic Monday is set to showcase some heavy DJing talent in the form of Gaser, M Fayek and Abou Samra.
SCALA NOBILE & FATHY SALAMA @ CAIRO JAZZ CLUB
The legend that is Fathy Salama needs no introduction for the musical pioneer’s CJC‘s gig this week, but the night will also welcome Swiss duo, Scala Nobile, who will be performing their first of two gigs this week…
CONCERT IN THE DARK @ ROOM ART SPACE
Concert in the Dark? Say whaaat? But then again, people are eating in the dark these days, so sitting quietly in a dark room listening to music should be a breeze, as Scala Nobile, take to the ROOM Art Space stage for one of the most unique events of the week.
This is just a small nibble of the feast of events across Egypt’s capital this week – check out the Cairo Gossip events calendar for more.