Join Kaotik System for one final party in Baysour and bring your toys — to donate to Syrian children.
Last Friday on our Radio Show Gayath Dakroub told us about the very last Kaotic System Festival taking place weekend Nov 1,2,3. For ten years KS has thrown crazy electronic music parties all over Lebanon in the mountains, under giant trees, on stairs, in haunted houses — you name it. This weekend marks the end of an electro-party era, hopefully taken up but someone else next.
Unlike other electronic music festivals in Lebanon, this one will be a daytime-festival meaning all the acts will finish by midnight. Well-known DJ’s will spin techno, Dub, IDM, Drum & Bass, Breakcore, Jungle, Hardcore and other genres in the absolutely beautiful valley of Baysour. We’ve partied here before — under the canopy of the forest with a crystal clear river winding up and down the party paths.
But the note that struck us most during this interview, yet almost went unnoticed, was that ALL festival-goers are strongly encouraged to bring toys with them. Not for decorating or some weird art installation, but to donate to children in displaced homes, or more explicitly, Syrian refugee children here in Lebanon. The Kaotik System crew hopes to gather tons of dolls, stuffed animals, and toys to disperse to kids in need with the help of NGOs.
Appropriately enough, Kaotik Systems says goodbye to the party life by growing up and helping out.
Can’t go to the festival? That’s OK! You can still help Syrian kids go to school in Lebanon HERE.
The lineup includes local and international DJ’s:
Tavarish. DRUM N BASS —
Julian Jeweil. TECHNO — A french artist based in southern France and Berlin, he found his signature sound through his various productions and live sets, all characterized by a melodic style of techno.
Sickboy Milkplus. BREAKCORE — Like a damn blizzard of kick drums and over the top destructo-rave rhythms, Belgium’s Sickboy delivers some of the most mind blasting audio belligerence the modern world has ever heard!
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