Nocturna & April proudly present "October Reveries", a live concert bringing Lebanese Metal music back to the renowned Aresco Palace in Hamra after a long while.

Welcoming the Fall, on October the 6th, a versatile line-up of local bands will be taking over the stage:

Denying Salvation

Tickets are sold via Metro, Instruments Garage, Ozz Tattoos & Accessories, WeRock & The Barbershop.

Friday 6 October 2023
Doors open at 7:30 PM
Event sarts at 8 PM

Presale tickets: 10$ - Available at Metro Al Madina Ticketing, The Barbershop, WeRock, Ozz Tattoos & Accessories & Instruments Garage.
At the door: 20$.

Our kitchen is currently under construction. We only serve drinks at the moment
Payment according to the daily exchange rate is applicable
The following prices are for cash payments . Online payments include an added bank commission

About the bands:

Nocturna: one of the oldest active metal bands, formed in 2006. Their style is best described as Melodic Death Metal. Nocturna recorded their album "The Gates of Peirah" back in 2014 but was not released until 2019 due to a series of unfortunate events. Since then, they have released 4 singles and a cover of Kimaera's "The Day Innocence Died", as a tribute to JP. The band is currently working on their second album.

Charbel Kareh (Guitar)
Michel Kammouj (Guitar)
George Antabi (Vocals)
Pierre Najm (Guest Bassist)
Jack Khamo (Drums)

Lara Nassar: Sound Engineer

Nour Abboud: Light Operator

Farah Khodor & Ayad Al Cheikh: Stage Technician


April: April is a heavy-prog/symphonic metal band founded in October 2010. Released their first EP “Archives of the Mind” in February 2015. After a 6-year hiatus, April made a live 2-show comeback in Oct/Dec of 2022 & released their single “Tales that can’t Describe” in April 2023. The band is currently working on their new EP & expecting to release new single “Moon Whisperer” this coming October.

Rachelle Bassili (Vocals)
Khodor Nashar (Guitar/Backing Vocals)
Jamil Barbar (Guitar)
Mounir Hakim (Bass)
Hady Karam (Keys)
Ralph El Khoury (Drums)

Nuwera: Founded in 2016 by Denyo, Nuwera is a band that perceives heavy metal not merely as a genre, but as a lifestyle. 3 singles released since March 2021, 'Lord Fear', 'Am I Alive' , 'Groundless'. Based in Lebanon.

Denyo (Rhythm/Vocals)
Angelo Zeidan (Lead Guitars)
Serge Achkarian (Bass Guitar)
Rick Garabedian (Keyboard)
Antoine Bayram (Drums)

Denying Salvation is a Metalcore/Deathcore band founded in October 2021. Starting as a cover band and performing the most popular modern metal hits, they’re known for their iconic interaction with the crowd. They’re currently recording their first single.

Robin Farchakh (Vocals)
Joe Saad (Rythme Guitar)
Chris Zoghbi (Lead Guitar)
Pietro Mhana (Bass)
Jack Khamo (Drums)