Gig Picks: Jin An & Chriz Tong, The Night Parade and Sister Nancy

Local singer-songwriters Jin An and Chriz Tong (above) team up for this doublebill and have written a song together for the occasion.
Local singer-songwriters Jin An and Chriz Tong (above) team up for this doublebill and have written a song together for the occasion.PHOTOS: AMBERHILL, ESPLANADE - THEATRES ON THE BAY, LIONEL LAI
Local singer-songwriters Jin An (above) and Chriz Tong team up for this doublebill and have written a song together for the occasion.
Local singer-songwriters Jin An (above) and Chriz Tong team up for this doublebill and have written a song together for the occasion.PHOTOS: AMBERHILL, ESPLANADE - THEATRES ON THE BAY, LIONEL LAI
Frances Lee
Frances LeePHOTOS: AMBERHILL, ESPLANADE - THEATRES ON THE BAY, LIONEL LAI
Rock band Sensorial, dreamy post-rock group Amberhill .
Rock band Sensorial, dreamy post-rock group Amberhill .PHOTOS: AMBERHILL, ESPLANADE - THEATRES ON THE BAY, LIONEL LAI

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IN::MUSIC - JIN AN & CHRIZ TONG

Local singer-songwriters Jin An and Chriz Tong team up for this doublebill and have written a song together for the occasion.

Jin An released her debut EP Light last year, while Tong has released three Mandarin albums and recorded theme songs for television series and movies in Singapore and Malaysia. 

WHERE: Esplanade Annexe Studio, 1 Esplanade Drive MRT: Esplanade WHEN: Today, 8pm ADMISSION: $20 from Sistic (go to www.sistic.com.sg or call 6348-5555)


JUST FRANCES - A FRANCES LEE CONCERT

Frances Lee is familiar to Singapore audiences as a musical theatre performer and a stage actress. At this concert, she performs popular favourites by the likes of Barbra Streisand and Ella Fitzgerald, and re-imagines other songs as jazz standards.

WHERE: Esplanade Recital Studio, 1 Esplanade Drive MRT: Esplanade WHEN: Today, 8pm ADMISSION: $35 from Sistic


THE NIGHT PARADE 2017

Dive into the Singapore indie music scene with this line-up of emerging acts. Rock band Sensorial, dreamy post-rock group Amberhill and alternative rockers Shophouse released their debut EPs this year, while math pop outfit FXTRT dropped their sophomore EP.

WHERE: Anaki Records Gig Space, 07-02 Yu Li Industrial Building, 37 Geylang Lorong 23 MRT: Aljunied WHEN:Tomorrow, doors open at 6.30pm, till late ADMISSION: $15 at the door, inclusive of one drink


SINGAPURA DUB CLUB + HARD ROCK CAFE PRESENTS SISTER NANCY

Jamaica's Sister Nancy, the world's first female dancehall DJ, is performing in Singapore for the first time. Her track Bam Bam has been described by the BBC as a "well-known reggae anthem".

WHERE: Hard Rock Cafe Singapore, 02-01 HPL House, 50 Cuscaden Road MRT: Orchard WHEN: Sunday, 8pm ADMISSION: $40 and $50; VIP packages with alcohol at $236 and $330 from www.ticketbox.sg, $50 at the door

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on December 01, 2017, with the headline 'Gig Picks'. Print Edition | Subscribe