The 17th edition of the Tremplin L’Boulevard was successfully held from the 15th to the 17th of September, at the AlAmal Complex in Casablanca. Nineteen trainings took place during this edition. The jurors of the three categories of the competition showed a good level among the participating groups: Rap/Hip-Hop and Rock/Metal and Fusion.
L’BOULEVARD FEST 2017 will take place on the grounds of the RUC club located in the district Beauséjour in Casablanca from September 15th until September 24th, 2017. The Tremplin will be held at the famous sports complex Al Amal from September 15th until September 17th, with the participation of 19 groups from various regions of the Kingdom including Casablanca, EL Jadida, Meknes, Al Hoceima, Ouajda, Rabat, Khouribga, Kenitra and other cities. There will be a number of different musical styles, six “rock/metal” bands, eight “Rap/Hip-Hop”, and five “World/Fusion” artists will be present. Two groups will be the winners, and will receive a professional music training at Boultek, as well as the recording of two titles, and finally a concert on the Boulevard 2017 stage!
The first prize of this year’s tremplin L’Boulevard لبولفار, Rock/Metal category:
Thrilogy (Heavy/Thrash Metal) from Casablanca, the winner band from the Tremplin L’BOULEVARD FEST 2017:
Thrillogy, which could be translated to “science of thrill” is a Moroccan Heavy/Thrash Metal band. Formed by four friends, the band decided to explore different subgenres of Metal before settling for Thrash Metal. After a phase of covers, the band started working on their own original songs while destroying local, which led to a first record entitled Evilution, released in January 2015.
The 2nd prize:
Ship Of Wisdom is a Heavy/Thrash/Power Metal band from Casablanca.
The winners Thrilogy and Ship of Wisdom of the Rock / Metal category will participate on Saturday 23rd of September in the official concert with the greatest Moroccan and international rock and metal artists and bands:
Saturday 23 September: ROCK / METAL
17:15: JESSIN (Morocco)
18:00: Ship of wisdom (Morocco) “The Second Winners of Tremplin l’boulevard fest 2017’”
18:35: Thrilogy (Morocco) “The First Winners of Tremplin l’boulevard fest 2017’”
19:15: Soundtrip (Morocco)
20;15: The Kominas (USA/PAKISTAN/INDIA)
21:20: Betweenatna (Morocco)
22:10: The Kominas & Betweenatna
22:50: DAGOBA (France)
Wait for the 23rd and you’ll have a fully detailed review from our team.
Check more details about the event here.
Written by: Yassine Siyaf.
Photo Credit by: CHADI ILIAS & ABDELHAMID BEL AHMIDI.