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    Culture

    The Resilient Resistance

    Behind Anjar, one of the Bekaa Valley’s sleepy villages and home to the biggest population of Armenians outside Beirut, lies a spirited resistance

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    Culture

    Bourj Hammoud City Guide

    Arpi Mangassarian, head of the Technical & Urban Planning Office of Bourj Hammoud Municipality and the cultural Badgeur, gives us the best of Bourj Hammoud

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    Music

    SHAMSTEP

    Rooted in the shaabi sounds of the Levant, previously Amman now London based band 47Soul are evolving the region’s musical heritage

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    WITHOUT A PREFIX

    Lebanese guitar ensemble Omarchestra revive Egyptian legend Omar Khorshid’s magic guitar

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    Music

    NOT JUST ANOTHER WEDDING MASSIVE

    The DIY electro chaabi scene that arose from the Egyptian suburbs and found its audience on the wedding circuit has now crossed over into the mainstream. AK speaks to Souissy, one of the scene’s

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    THE OLD COLOSSUS

    From Damascus basements to Lebanese jazz clubs, Syrian bands find refuge in Beirut