This Summer in Lebanon has been hectic, with political turmoil spilling over from Syria causing car bombs to explode in Beirut and Tripoli, and US threats of bombing Syria have all taken the tension to new levels. This did not prevent hundreds of young Lebanese and foreigners from showing up at Forest Frequencies, an electronic music festival held in different natural locations every year in Lebanon.
-“Forest Frequencies is a way to bring all the musical tribes together in one place and party in Nature.” Anabel Gravel, Chai Shop Boss and FF Spokeswoman
– “Some years ago I played north of Hermel,” Theos from Cyprus says when we ask him if it’s his first time playing FF. This time the festival is taking place in Chahtoul, in the mountains a bit north of Beirut.”
– “This is the most beautiful festival I play at during the year”, says Tavarish who is half Lebanese and half Ukrainian.
– “This festival gives hope to Lebanon, you can see that people here want to have fun and not talk about war and stuff, he tells 2Famous.TV before he goes on the main stage to give his fans the latest of Industrial Drum & Bass.
Here is an exclusive video from the most underground Mountain Party in the Middle East this year:
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