Massar Egbari will be performing from their fourth album, which they are releasing this summer, as well as a selection from earlier albums; 2018’s El Album (The Album), 2015’s Tokaa We Tkoom (You Fall and Rise) and 2013’s Eera El-Khabar (Read the News).
Most known for introducing social and romantic topics in oriental indie rock flavours, Massar Egbari has recently toured in several cities in Europe amid the fourth album launch concerts.
Founded in 2005, Massar Egbari is one of the leading independent bands in Egypt with their line-up of musicians: Hani El-Dakkak (guitar and lead vocal), Ahmed Hafez (bass guitar), Tamer Attallah (drums), Ayman Massoud (keyboards) and Mahmoud Siam (guitar).
The band is known for many hits like Sabahek (Your Morning), Nehayat El-Hakawy (Ends of Stories) and Cherophobia, which featured famous actress Salma Abu-Deif in its music video.
The concert will conclude the summer festival, taking place at the open-air arena between 5 and 10 August, which returns after three years of absence.
The summer festival performances also include; Medhat Saleh (Friday 5), Nai Barghouti (Saturday 6), Mohamed Mohsen (Sunday 7), Dina El-Wedidi (Monday 8) and Tarek El-Arabi Tarkan (Tuesday 9).
Wednesday 10 August, 8pm
Roman Amphitheater, Kom El-Dekka, Alexandria