As some of the band members of April ready themselves up to leave Lebanon to go venture into the unknown with the hope of increasing their skills, technique, and understanding of music, the band decided to give us a proper farewell. Continue reading
Friday the 11th of September, mark your calendars! This date is the last event April will hold this year, as bassist Remy Hachem and drummer Naseem Raad are leaving the country soon. Continue reading
Your dream has come true and you are watching Porcupine Tree live in Lebanon, head banging to Steven Wilson’s vocals… then you look up and realise you are watching the Lebanese Progressive band April! Continue reading
“The scene rises, and us with it.”
NEW BLOOD is an event organised by METAL-BELL MAGAZINE following the immense success of the W:O:A Battle of the Bands . It features five up and coming progressive Lebanese acts. Although they from the new generation and some are not well known (NEW BLOOD), they are among the best within their musical field and we aim to help them showcase their full potential. Taking place at Metro Al-Madina, the following bands will rock the night: Continue reading
Date: Sunday June 21st
Time: starting 6:00 pm
Location: all over Beirut
Imagine this: 3 stages stacked with rock and metal bands. Continue reading
Date: Saturday, September 27, 2014.
Time: 7:00 pm.
Location: Animal City – Zook, Naher El Kalb.
Three bands will gather this Saturday “hosting a tribute concert to three of the greatest progressive bands Porcupine Tree, Tool & Dream Theater.
The event will start with a jam session by Anthony Atwe from Dirty Enzyme on Bass, alongside Beiroot’s Ayman Z on Keys and Philip D on Drums.
– Dirty Enzyme will play music from their upcoming debut album
– April will make a tribute to Porcupine Tree & Tool
– Turbulence will perform Dream Theater songs.
Tickets: 15,000 L.L. (including 1 beer).