White Trees was created in the summer of 2008. Friends since they were at school, they have been playing together going through various musical styles and different experimentations, sharing their tastes and knowledge. With limited time and equipment, they recorded six songs that constitute what can be thought of their first album (2008).
The Incompetents is a two-piece band from Beirut, Lebanon. Their music has been described by fans as similar to Joy Division, Animal Collective, Xiu Xiu and lyrically similar to Lou Reed and David Bowie.
May Nasr (b. 1965) is a Bahrain-born Lebanese singer. Born on the 8th August 1965 in Bahrain, in 1987 she gained a degree in Human Development and Social Work from Beirut University College. In 1997 she met the sound engineer Fareed Abul Kheir, who became her musical mentor, and whoo introduced her to Zaki Nassif.
Michelle (23 years old) and Noel (21 years old) Keserwany, are singers, songwriters and illustrators. After the huge success of Jagal el USEK they released a sarcastic album, "bel ghalat", composed and illustrated by them, about lebanese society.
Band from Beirut-Lebanon, consists of the members Zeid Hamdan (Vox, Guitars), Jeremie Regnier (Vox, Synth, Electric piano), Timothee Regnier (Guitars, Backing vox), Cherif Saad (Bass), Nabil Saliba (Drums).
Fareeq el Atrash started out as a free jam collective in Beirut several years ago, but it is now a hip hop band with a sound that is distinguished by a laid back, topical flow over live instrumentation. The main conspirators behind this project have been (as of the last three or so years) Edouard Abbas (rhymes) and John Imad Nasr (beats).
Several artists/bands use(d) the name Scrambled Eggs 1. A german punk rock band from Stuttgard formed in 1994.
http://www.scrambledeggs.de 2. An indie band based in Lebanon formed in Beirut in 1998.
www.myspace.com/scrambledeggslebanon 3. Scrambled Eggs: Dedicated to Foes Celebrating Friends
About: El Iqaa (Arabic for provider of the beat) is an independent multimedia artist creating sample based sound collages exploring the musical history of his roots – based somewhere within the triangulated time-space of Detroit / New York / Beirut.
One of the Semi-finalists at the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions 1996/ Eastern region in NYC, is a Higher Lebanese National Conservatory graduate, with a Bachelor of Arts in Law/ St. Joseph Univ.
Beirut, Lebanon (2008 – present) Mashrou’ Leila (Arabic: مشروع ليلى) is a Lebanese seven-member alternative rock band. The band formed in Beirut, Lebanon in 2008 as a music workshop at the American University of Beirut. Led by frontman and co-founder Hamed Sinno, the band has released one studio album while causing numerous controversies due to their satirical lyrics and themes.
MEEN (Arabic: مين ) is a Lebanese rock band founded by Fouad and Toni Yammine in 2006. The band is best known for its humorous and sarcastic style, and most notably for performing in native Lebanese, not traditional Arabic.