Music Correspondents Eddino Abdul Hadi and Boon Chan recommend

Gigs Picks

Karen Mok.
Karen Mok.PHOTO: UNUSUAL ENTERTAINMENT

KAREN MOK REGARDEZ WORLD TOUR

In the 15 years since her last major concert in Singapore, Hong Kong's Karen Mok has racked up two Best Female Singer accolades at the prestigious Golden Melody Awards. From her early hits such as Love Yourself and Cloudy Day to more recent works such as Precious and Regardez, the ever fashionable singer-actress can be counted on to serve up a treat for the ears as well as a feast for the eyes.

WHERE: The Star Theatre, 1 Vista Exchange Green MRT: Buona Vista WHEN: April 9, 8pm ADMISSION: $88 to $188 from Sistic (go to www.sistic.com.sg or call 6348-5555)

Boon Chan


SAYCET + ANORAAK LIVE IN SINGAPORE

Two French electronic acts, Saycet (left) and DJ Anoraak (right), play their return sets in Singapore. Pop-electro producer and composer Saycet, whose real name is Pierre Lefeuvre, hails from Paris and will do a live set. Producer and DJ from Nantes, Anoraak is a member of Valerie collective, the group of electronic musicians famed for the synth-pop soundtrack to stylish 2011 big screen crime drama Drive.

WHERE: Kult Kafe, 11 Upper Wilkie Road, Emily Hill MRT: Little India WHEN: Sunday, 7:30pm ADMISSION: $30with one drink, from http://saycet-anoraak.peatix.com/

Eddino Abdul Hadi



PHOTOS: FIGURE 8, JOYEE KOO, COURTESY OF TIM DE COTTA

SWF POP #10: REFUGEES OF WHITE NOISE

The worlds of poetry and music collide - home-grown bass player, singer, rapper and songwriter Tim De Cotta (left), from neo-soul/R&B/hip-hop acts such as TAJ, L.A.B, neoDominatrix and Kilo Habit, will perform with poetry slam scene veteran Marc Nair (right), whose latest book, Spomenik, features poems and photographs taken in the Balkans.

WHERE: *Scape, 2 Orchard Link MRT: Somerset WHEN: Tomorrow, 7pm ADMISSION: Free

Eddino Abdul Hadi


XINYAO BY THE SEA

Feel the cool sea breeze on your face and enjoy performances of xinyao songs as you picnic by the sea. The line-up of artists at this event includes familiar names such as Roy Loi, Hong Shaoxuan, Pan Ying and Allan Moo.

WHERE: Angsana Green (East Coast Park Area E2) MRT: Paya Lebar/Eunos WHEN: Tomorrow, 6.30 - 9pm ADMISSION: $5 (includes snacks and drinks) INFO: Ticket-holders can redeem a free picnic mat with every purchase of four tickets. Tickets are available at Siglap South Community Centre (6 Palm Road) or call 6241-1925 or e-mail cheoh_you_wei@pa.gov.sg Go to www.facebook.com/joochiatourhome

Boon Chan

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on April 08, 2016, with the headline 'Gigs Picks'. Print Edition | Subscribe