Bands From All Over Egypt Rock The Stage At El Sawy Culture Wheel's METAL MUSIC FESTIVAL


Last weekend, Cairo was the host of a 3 day metal festival hosted by one of the city's most reputable venues, El Sawy Culture Wheel.

On April 20th El Sawy Culture Wheel (and in partnership with Metal Blast) was the host to it's first "METAL MUSIC FESTIVAL" which spanned over 3 days of highly energetic, face pummeling, metal acts from around Egypt.

Organized by Metal Blast. The event featured 11 bands that took over the stage to rock the city's foundation with a wide variety of sub-genres. From progressive metal to oriental metal. The show was jam packed with all sorts of heavy.

List of bands that performed include:

Wednesday 20 April 2011:
The Lefties [Hard Rock/Heavy Metal]
Origin [Oriental Metal]
Anarchy [Progressive Metal]

Thursday 21 April 2011:
Your Prince Harming [Post-Hardcore]
Enraged [Experimental Heavy Metal]
Karma [Alternative Metal]
Destiny in Chains [Metalcore]

Friday 22 April 2011:
Ethereal Credence [Melodic Black Metal]
Medic [Progressive Metal]

Our buddies over at [Spot] Photography & Design were there for day 1 and day 2 to capture all the action. Pro-shot footage of Destiny In Chains, Origin and The Lefties performing live is now available for viewing, with more photos to be added shortly.

Click here to view the entire album. Make sure to like [Spot] Photography & Design for loads of more live footage of upcoming events in Egypt.

[Note: Destiny In Chains, Origin, and Karma will also be featured on our upcoming digital compilation "Volume 2: Sounds of The Middle East"]

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