The famous Lebanese band, Mashrou’ Leila, is holding concerts in the USA as well as in Montreal! The Beirut-based band is well acclaimed for the way in which its distinctive style combines western and oriental music. Their songs challenge the music industry in the Middle East since the band tackles subjects such as political freedom, religion, LGBT rights, and identity. These issues are taboo in most countries in the MENA region. Mashrou’ Leila has a fan base in the Middle East as well as in Western countries. The fans are amazed by their uniqueness.
These are the dates of their upcoming concerts!
October 19 – Corona Theater – Montreal, QC
October 22 – The Sinclair – Cambridge, MA
October 24 – World Cafe Upstairs – Philadelphia, PA
November 8 – Buskirk-Chumley Theatre – Bloomington, IN
November 10 – Lincoln Hall – Chicago, IL
November 11 – Cedar Cultural Center – Minneapolis, MN
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