Saudi Arabia hosted MDLBeast Soundstorm, a giant four-day rave in the desert

Published Dec 20 2021 at 5:36 AM GMT
  • The four-day party in the Saudi desert looked like any other rave until the music stopped for the Islamic call to prayer, leaving attendees in ripped skinny jeans and combat boots to stand in silence.
  • Fifteen minutes later – religious duties completed – thousands of partygoers got back to business.
  • Men and women danced with abandon in a country where that would have been unthinkable five years ago.
  • The electronic music festival in Saudi Arabia this weekend highlighted the changes catapulting….



  • Published Dec 20, 2021 5:36 AM GMT