The weekend is here and in case you haven’t sorted out your plans, we pick out the best gigs to get jiggy at. Check out Fleet Foxes live at the Esplanade Theatre and Crazy P at mao and more.
Fleet Foxes – Live in Singapore
This show is a long time coming. It’s still a little surreal to know that in a few short days, one of the biggest bands in the indie world will do what it does best before our very eyes. Before heading over, read our interview with frontman Robin Pecknold here.
Happening on on Sunday, January 14, at the Esplanade Theatre. Get your tickets from APACTix.
ONE 15th Anniversary with Aldrin & TrevD
Give it up for Aldrin, long the ambassador of cutting-edge, dance floor-impacting music in Singapore, the master celebrates the 15th birthday of his nothing-like-it night ONE. Joining him will be TrevD, who’ll summon the most infectious house and techno to shake you good.
Happening on Friday, January 12, at the Kilo Lounge. Entry is free before midnight and $20 thereafter.
Basement Soul presents Crazy P
For more than 20 years, this UK institution has been sounding off on the more soulful side of disco and house. For one assuredly incredible night, its envoys will appear in the flesh to treat you to its charms. Also, it’ll be on a Friday.
Happening on Friday, January 12, at mao. Entry is $25, inclusive of one drink.
The Council presents Animal Picnic
This night, brace yourselves for the synth-blasting duo of Daniel Banker and Iñigo de la Riera. Bringing the sweat and the shimmer is what it excels in and there’s no better temple for this ritual than the Headquarters.
Happening on Friday, January 12, at Headquarters. Entry is $25.
DTW x CHYE SENG HUAT Hardware Present BREW VOL.11
What a lineup – give it up for the first edition of BREW in 2018! Gather the crew and head over for a delectable mix of sounds. That, and communal feels in a beyond-chill setting is what what the soul needs!
Happening on Saturday, January 13, at Chye Seng Huat Hardware. Entry is free.
Canvas x Lion Steppaz Sound presents Dancehall Steppaz
How do you spell ‘Good Vibes’? You do it with: Dancehall, of course, and hip-hop, R&B and trap! Yooh The Vibration, Ken, Darren Dubwise and Shingo will be on hand to bring the sonics to the bashment.
Happening on Saturday, January 13, at Chye Seng Huat Hardware. Entry is $20, inclusive of one drink.
Interstellar x mao feat. Milton Bradley & Ulf Eriksson
‘Acid house’ and ‘techno’ are just means to an end – and thanks to Milton Bradley and Ulf Eriksson, that end will be a mythically next-level and dancey one. This will be a celebration of the vanguard of electronic music.
Happening on Saturday, January 13, at mao. Get your tickets here.