Sidewalk x Helem Featuring Lick Your Wounds in Honor of IWD!
Sidewalk Beirut teams up with Helem to honor International Women's Day through a night of storytelling, Open Mic and music! The night is meant to celebrate stories of women and about women and to be a space to voice our struggles and vulnerabilities, our rage and frustration as well as a space to empower each other and remind ourselves of our strength and beauty!
The celebration will featuring a very unique Swedish band, called Lick Your Wounds, who will be performing for the very first time in the Middle East with us on Saturday night!
The celebration will continue later with DJ Sally Shamas, and all of this will be taking place at our beloved venue, Riwaq Beirut!
The schedule for the night:
7:30-8:00 Sign up for the Open Mic.
8:00-9:45 Open Mic
9:45-10:30- Lick Your Wounds
10:30- onwards dancing and celebrating while DJ Sally spins the beats upstairs.
About Lick Your Wounds:
Lick Your Wounds is a Swedish indie duo who delivers dramatic electropop filled with uncensored feelings and no shame. Electronic beats are mixed up with vocals in harmonies, guitar riffs, and sing-a-long friendly melodies. The music is both cocky and vulnerable at the same time. Lick Your Wounds from Malmö consists of Emelie Ekberg and Sanna Martin and they are happy to perform their first gig ever in the Middle East at Riwaq.