Syrup™ Global LLC

The latest and most special moments brought to you from the many endeavors, projects, and events carried out by Syrup. Take a look at the silver linings collected over the years and still being updated to this day. Don’t miss a moment, we sure won’t!

Sanad Painting

[RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, MARCH 2022]

On Wednesday Feb 16th, 2022, our space hosted a fun event for children under the Sanad Children’s Cancer Support Organisation. The kids had a wonderful time painting, singing, bracelet making, and getting their faces painted. Our staff had a wonderful heartwarming time with them and we were so proud of these kid’s bravery and strength and how they retained their bubbly personalities through everything they’ve been through. And in support, our revenue from that week’s Open Mic Night was donated to Sanad.

Let's Jam 4

[RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, MARCH 2022]

It was so exciting to be able to announce our 4th Let’s Jam event on the 18th of February! The preperations were exciting and the energy was contagious as the day went on. Performances were amazing as always, surprising us more and more each time. We love hosting this event and it is definitely a staple of our brand!

Gimmix + Paradise

[RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, MARCH 2022]

Crowds engulfed our space[13]  on March 18th to watch the incredibly talented Alternative Rock band, Gimmix, take our stage again, this time featuring the equally talented singer, Paradise, in a lively show exploding with energy! Their collaboration was an entertaining fusion of Paradise’s powerful vocals complemented by Gimmix’s alternative style, bringing in a fresh take on the Alternative Rock sound. It was a pleasure having them on our stage and a fond memorable night.

BLVXB

[RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, MARCH 2022]

After almost 2 years of his last show, the famed rapper BLVXB joined us on the 25th of March in an electric night where he took the stage and did what he, some may say, was born to do. The crowd flooded our space and filled it to the brim as everyone was on their tip toes trying to catch a glimpse of the star of the show. We watched in amazement as he wowed the crowd and as the crowd reciprocated by reciting the lyrics to his original music right back at him!

Cocoa Ceremony

[RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, FEBRUARY 2022]

With art being diverse and multifaceted, our events diversified and branched into various different niche interests and hobbies. The Cacao Ceremony is a live example of that. This event, which took place on February 12th, 2022, was a traditional and cultural meditation session dating back to the Mayan Civilization where it originally started. It involves meditating while drinking a special hot cocoa, the original Mayan recipe, to heighten spiritual energy and be more in tune with your spirituality. The ceremony was calming and the participants were quietly marveling at the wonderful setup and calming presence of the instructor, Ms Lani.

Zumra

[RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, January 2022]

Zumra is an up and coming band that was kickstarted by our very own top talents! And in support of their wonderful talent, we were excited to host their very own Local Night where they performed their own twist on numerous popular diverse music. Their show was nothing short of marvelous[10]  and the crowd couldn’t agree more! The energy was surging through us all and we couldn’t help but cheer on with them!

Zumra

[RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, January 2022]

Zumra is an up and coming band that was kickstarted by our very own top talents! And in support of their wonderful talent, we were excited to host their very own Local Night where they performed their own twist on numerous popular diverse music. Their show was nothing short of marvelous[10]  and the crowd couldn’t agree more! The energy was surging through us all and we couldn’t help but cheer on with them!

Livezone

[RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, December 2021]

In line with our Rock community, we hosted the amazing band Livezone who performed their best Rock covers with a beat and rhythm that shook the very walls of our space! It was an electric performance that you won’t believe until you see. Their energy was contagious and reverberating and we just couldn’t have enough.

Immortal Pain

[RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, December 2021]

As a treat for our Metal loving community, we flew in the famed Immortal Pain band! The mosh pit was rippling and swaying with each beat and the fans could not get enough of their incredible talent! There was no room for casual listening or enjoyment, the passion of the crowd was swelling and contagious as we watched them scream for more!

Let's Jam 3

[RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, December 2021]

Let’s Jam is one of our first events that kickstarted the Syrup brand and built our deep connections with our loyal talented artists. And on December 24th, 2021, we brought it back to the public to reunite the old artists and welcome in the new ones. It was a very heartwarming gathering of wonderful people with so much to learn and teach. They all had a chance to meet up, interact, and team up for performances. In spite of most of them not knowing each other, they all managed to deliver unforgettable performances on the spot! It was what a culmination of greatness and teamwork can do with the help of the right space and people.

 

Hemic

[RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, November 2021]

Hemic, a talented Metal band, took our stage on the 13th of November and brilliantly played some of their best performances. Being a part of the rise of the Metal and Rock community, it is especially exciting for us to host and watch great bands of the genre perform and get in the spotlight. And Hemic is no exception to this genre and how popular it is in the Kingdom. Their performance was as breathtaking as it was loud and it was an incredible experience!

Sn3 bs7r

[RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, November 2021]

Music and its diversity has always been the theme of our events and that is why having a band like Made with Magic perform at our stage was a wonderful new experience for us and our audience. The raw talent and cultural flavor was overflowing our space and the crowd couldnt agree more! Their music consisted of old Syrian, Lebanese, and Iraqi Folklore that heightened a sense of nostalgia in the crowd. The night was memorable and like nothing we’ve seen before.

Music and art garage sale

[RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, November 2021]

In this bazaar-like event, music and art were our currency! The crowd enjoyed a fun look at the various items provided by all types of artists including paintings, instruments, art supplies, and much more. And special thanks to Mzaq Warg Enab for their wonderful catering of the event.

Theater Gathering

[RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, October 2021]

October of 2021 was a booming month in the Lounge in regards to diversifying the genres of art displayed and it was especially exciting to bring the art of Theater to the audience. Our community was eager to acquaint themselves with the new form of artists and watch as the stage transformed into different scenes, storylines, and settings, all with the help of actors, characters and dialogue alone! In addition, the crowd enjoyed an interactive section of the night as they gave random prompts and words to the improv actors and watched them come up with storylines on the spot.

Hookah Experiment

[RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, October 2021]

On Saturday the 9th of October,2021, The Hookah Experiment graced our stage in their first performance since their featured performance on our Open Mic Night a year prior. Mostafa Shirah and Ahmad Khoja gave the crowd a show to remember, playing their best covers flavored in each of their styles and paces. It was the kind of show that demands you to pause and marvel. Despite the diversity of the audience’s age, background, and music preferences, they were entranced by the show. And we were right there with them. It was one of those performances that remind us of the magic of shows and music and how beautiful it is to behold, and we are always proud to have a hand in it.

77 kilo

[RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, October 2021]

Oct 2nd . Kilo 77, a Reggae band, graced the Lounge stage in a performance like nothing we or our community have seen before. The energy was relaxed and unwinding as the crowd bobbed their heads to the music. It was a pleasure to have them and introduce their genre to our crowd.

Shuffle Painting

[RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, September 2021]

Tuesday the 7th of September, 2021, our space hosted a fun new event for our painter community. Participants played our game of Shuffle Painting where they would switch paintings every minute and finish each other’s paintings. The creativity and fun sparked higher with each switch and the results were nothing short of awesome! This event was our way of inspiring even the non painters to pick up the brush and experiment. Even our very own staff joined in the fun!

 

Anime Gathering

[RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, August 2021]

Anime has solidified itself here in the Kingdom as a universal medium of fiction and the community is ever growing. And with the rise of Anime to popularity, especially around our Syrup community, our Anime Gathering event came to fruition. It was nothing short of whimsical and downright awesome seeing the mass of creative cosplayers flood our space.  The shops that attended offered an array of wonderful merchandise that the attendees were lining up to get a glimpse of. And the atmosphere shifted to friendly competition as everyone joined in the Anime Trivia. Finally the night climaxed into a cosplay show where participants performed in costume to win free tickets to our events.

The incredible feedback and excitement has solidified this event and we know it will definitely be coming back!

Najd Choir

[RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, August 2021]

On August 20th 2021, our very own Najd Choir performed on the Lounge’s stage for the first time! After countless hours of heavy meticulous preparation and training at the hands of their instructor, Adnan, they finally were able to take the stage and give the audience a classical two-hour performance. It is of the utmost pride to us to have been a part of the making of a historical night.

It was an honor to arrange a wonderful performance by our very own Najd Choir, conducted by the Maestro Adnan AlRasheed, celebrating the French National Day. The group marvelously sang the Saudi and French National Anthem featuring the talented Mr. Syrup himself, Mostafa Shirah. It was an honor being a part of the celebration and this wonderful cultural moment that will definitely go down in history.

Local Artist Night Ft. Yazan

[RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, August 2021]

On Friday the 13th, the amazing artist Yazan and his band rocked the Lounge stage. Their fusion of Western Rock music and Arabic original lyrics brought a fresh new sound to the rising Rock community in the Kingdom. The performances were refreshing and contemporary, entrancing the audience and holding their attention as they listened eagerly

We are so proud to have been a part of this incredible night and hope to be a part of many more original Artist Nights.

Dance Gathering

[RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, AUGUST 2021]

On Tuesday the 10th of August, 2021, the lounge hosted its first Dancers Gathering. All genres of dancing were present from Hip Hop to salsa and much more. The event was booming with attendees excited to behold the many hidden talents of the community. Dancers were delighted to showcase their talents that have been brewing in private for so long. The night was so fluid and dynamic with various styles and genres, the audience almost did not know where to look!

Culture Shock Night

[RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, JULY 2021]

Music is a universal language that knows no boundaries or border. It can bring people of all backgrounds together, and it was this idea we embraced for our Saturday night Culture Shock Open Mic which took place on the 3rd of July. With attendees from various cultural backgrounds across the world, the night was nothing short of exciting and engaging.

A variety of live performances and music from diverse countries surrounded the energetic atmosphere at Syrup Lounge. The night was filled with a joyous energy as people sang along to every song no matter where it came from including Spain, Lebanon, Greece and Egypt! Everyone had their own way of expressing themselves whether that be singing, dancing, playing an instrument, or even poetry. In between songs, a touching dance performance was given by Syrup’s talented intern Ahmed Albattal to John Legend’s – Wild that garnered him a standing ovation!

It was a delightful evening that was only possible through YOU, the amazing audience!

Guitar Garage x Syrup

[RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, JUNE 2021]

Mr. Shareef took the students on a journey, as he started with the basics of playing guitar then moved up to more in-depth concepts and skills that can make them fantastic musicians!

Rock fans scream for more after seeing the live performance of Justice For All

[RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, JULY 2021]

The audience could not contain their excitement as Justice For All took the stage in July 2021. The band played with such intensity and power that it created an electrifying atmosphere in the air, making rock fans scream for more! We are always delighted to bring in more bands of the Rock and Metal scene to the spotlight and this experience definitely did not disappoint.

Kids Club

[RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, JUNE 2021]

Kids flooded the Lounge on Friday the 19th, 2021, to enjoy singing, painting, and face painting. It was heartwarming to see so many blooming talents come to life. The kids were absolutely delightful and our staff was more than happy aiding and encouraging them to take the stage!

 

‘Star Academy’ Winner Mostafa Mezher at Syrup Lounge

[RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, JUNE 2021]

The popular winner of the Arabic television singing competition “Star Academy”, Mostafa Mezher had an amazing night on Friday. His fans flooded the Stage to get a chance to see him perform. It was wonderful beholding such a seasoned talent on our stage and we are sure the audience agrees.

Gimmix

[RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, JUNE 2021]

Gimmix band took the stage at Syrup Stage, shifting the atmosphere and engulfing the audience in a wave of excitement and anticipation[18]  as they took them on an energetic rollercoaster ride that had them singing along within minutes. We all watched with rapt attention as each member played their instrument effortlessly while hitting all the high notes. It was truly a cathartic experience!

“Ayam Alseba” By Abdulaziz Al Essa Release Ceremony

[RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, JUNE 2021]

The song that went viral with over 100,000 views on YouTube was performed for the first time in Syrup Lounge .The lyrics were written by the talented artist Abdulaziz Al Essa with music composed by the composer Khzzal. The song combined musicality of voice, lyrics, and music to create an enchanting mix which attracted many, including influencers from TV stations and famous personalities in attendance. The event was covered by the media and received a lot of attention from major production companies. The audience were at their heights of excitement for attending the first performance, which they enjoyed tremendously. Furthermore, Syrup Lounge made sure that everything would be perfectly organized with the hospitality of Mzaq Warg Enab, special thanks to them.

Rock Night

[RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, MAY 2021]

On the 22nd of May, 2021, an exuberant crowd flooded the Stage to enjoy the famed Rock Night. Riyadh’s rock legends; DUSK, Native Notes, Metalphoenic, Hassan Khawaja, Abdullah Al Hedayan, Amjad Mufti,  Abdulrahman Al Ghazali & Madani Zakari all took the stage in what may only be described as a ferris wheel of talent. The crowd could not get time to recover[19]  before Russian violinist and pianist, Marina Ivanenko, blasted iconic rock songs from her classical Violin. To top off the night, Metalphoenic performed an original song for the very first time on the Lounge stage in a show memorable for its influx of talent.

A Father Passing His Musical Passion To His Son

[RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, JUNE 2021]

Nader al fasam, a legendary Saudi guitarist and a highly talented performer with an impressive guitar repertoire, and his son Abdulaziz al-fasam took the stage together for a special performance on our 90s themed Open Mic Night at the Stage. They played lively tunes from their 90s themed playlist flavored in their own unique style that had everyone on their feet applauding. Later that week, we had a Guitar Maintenance Workshop where they also attended. The father-son duo learned, in depth, all about how to handle a guitar including maintaining strings and tuning pegs with innovative tools made for innovative talents such as theirs.

Kapital Logo

Kapital Record

[RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, December 2020]

The idea of the “Let’s Jam” night was born in 2017, then had its success in 2018 as well. By 2019 Syrup Stepped up the game with the introduction of more events like “Musicians Gathering”, “Open Mic Night”, and “Local Talent Night”; in which Syrup™ introduced Kapital Records featuring the artists: Kali-B, SHQZU, NTITLED, VETO, MOT, OMA, RAYAN, and WESAM. The group nailed their performance with their original music and stage presence.

“Communities like Syrup are allowing talent to thrive and reach people both locally and globally. We still have a long way to go, but this kind of support is exactly what is needed for talent to prosper. We have many artists locally, and not just at Kapital Records, who are looking for more opportunities to share their talent” Said the co-founder of Kapital.

Mansour Mufti

[RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, December 2020]

Syrup is excited to announce the return of the incredible pianist, Mansour Mufti to our upcoming Local Music Night.

Syrup is a Saudi company that incubates a community of artists and innovative minds in both music and arts to upscale the entertainment and cultural sectors in Saudi Arabia. Mansour Mufti is a music composer and producer as well as a professional pianist. He is an artist heavily inspired by classical orchestra and jazz. Mufti’s inspiration comes from famed pieces like “Hungarian Rhapsody No.2” by the legendary Liszt and the famous “Pink Panther Theme” composed by Academy Award nominee, Henri Mancini. Mansour is known for leaving his unique touch on the pieces he plays.

Some of his well-known works include:
“Riyadh Magic” and “Success Story”.
Embark on a classical journey with the great pianist Mansour Mufti on Saturday, the 19th of December in Syrup Lounge, on our Local Music Night from 8PM to 11PM.

K-POP Dancers Burn the Stage

[RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, December 2020]

Syrup™ has hosted its first ever K-Pop Dance Competition that was held on the 11th of December 2020 at Syrup™ Lounge with 10 groups battling it out on stage with intricate steps, graceful moves and pulsating beats. Dancers wore elaborate outfits that fit with the K-pop theme and there was sensational music and pivoting dance moves. Family and friends attended to coax their favorite teams to shine and dazzle on stage. A panel of judges, including Choreographer/Dancer Ms. Sawsan Q, Ms. Lama Musaed, and Heaven who all offered constructive feedback and advice for the performers.
The evening began with the group Royalties who demonstrated high standard of dancing followed by Sawsan Q then Heaven, and this was what the excited audience could expect for the whole evening. After an interval Syrups Head of the Experience Syrup™ Mrs. Ghalia T. Kurdi thanked the dancers and attendees then it was time for the dancers to grace the stage. From single acts to whole class groups, the judges had the arduous task of deciding who would be the winners and runners-up and the final results were as follows:
3rd place Malachite
2nd Place Hanan
And finally, 1st place went to EL.

Local Artist Night

[RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, October 2020]

Local Artist Nights here at Syrup stage are our way of giving back to the community and representing the amazing local artists and introducing them to the people!