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Soundstorm: the biggest names in techno come to shake up Saudi Arabia

The Soundstorm festival (formerly MDL Beast) is back in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, to the delight of electronic music fans. Since yesterday and during 4 days, the festival gathers about 150 artists from all over the world, with among them some of the most famous topliners of the techno and EDM scene. 

Axwell, Tiesto, Acid Arab, Carl Cox, or Amelie Lens, are DJs we don’t need to introduce anymore. These days, they are all in Riyadh, busy making the crowds dance, along with their Saudi alter egos Dish Dash and Cosmicat. And for the great return of the festival that had shaken the Saudi capital in 2019, the organizers are truly going all out.

 

The festival of all superlatives

6 ultra-modern stages, more than 400,000 guests expected, a sound system of a magnitude never before achieved in the country, a team of professionals from the 4 corners of the world, a dedicated app … Festival-goers are entitled to a real red carpet for what is undoubtedly the greatest musical adventure that Saudi Arabia has ever known.

The festivities began yesterday in a fiery atmosphere and continue today with the arrival of Major Lazer, Martin Garrix, and many others. Riyadh is not done stomping its feet!