Eddino Abdul Hadi Music Correspondent & Boon Chan Media Correspondent recommend

Gigs Picks

PHOTOS: SECRET SIGNALS, KYARY PAMYU PAMYU, LIANHE WANBAO, CHUGG ENTERTAINMENT

EMONIGHTSG FEAT. RYAN KEY OF YELLOWCARD

Emo fans will get a chance to relive the heyday of their eye-linered youth with the second instalment of throwback gig series Emo Night.

This edition features a set by American singer-songwriter Ryan Key (main photo), best known as the frontman of pop-punk outfit Yellowcard, the band behind mid-2000s hits such as Ocean Avenue and Only One. Also on the bill is Bryan Ulric (The Summer State, Villes) on the decks, spinning singalong-worthy emo anthems.

WHERE: Refuge Bar & Club, 79 Circular Road MRT: Clarke Quay WHEN: Tuesday, 8.30pm ADMISSION: $25 from http://emonightsgryankey.peatix.com

Eddino Abdul Hadi


KYARY PAMYU PAMYU KPP 5iVE YEARS MONSTER WORLD TOUR 2016 IN SINGAPORE

Kawaii Harajuku pop princess Kyary Pamyu Pamyu (above) is a walking candy-coloured confection and so are her songs.

Almost 95 million people have viewed her 2011 debut single PonPonPon on YouTube and her latest album Pika Pika Fantajin (2014) has had No. 1 debuts in Japan, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Singapore. This is part of Esplanade's Super Japan - Japanese Festival of Arts.

WHERE: Esplanade Theatre MRT: Esplanade When: Today, 8pm ADMISSION: $88 and $118 from Sistic (go to www.sistic.com.sg or call 6348-5555)

Boon Chan


LANEWAY PRESENTS M83

French electronic band M83, led by Anthony Gonzalez (above), closed 2012's Laneway Festival here with an exhilarating, if too short, set. Fans should be satisfied this time at their standalone gig as they dig into their catalogue of seven studio albums, including their latest, Junk (2016).

WHERE: The Coliseum, Hard Rock Hotel Singapore, Resorts World Sentosa MRT: HarbourFront WHEN: Thursday, 8pm (doors open at 7pm) ADMISSION: $99 (standard) and $119 (event day) from Sistic

Boon Chan


FENG FEI FEI SINGALONG CONCERT

Listen to songs from the late Taiwanese icon Fong Fei-fei (above), including classics such as Love Me Well, Knocking On The Door and Applause. Deejays from Love 97.2FM and Capital 95.8FM and singer Joi Chua, among others, will perform as well.

WHERE: D'Marquee, Downtown East MRT: Pasir Ris WHEN: Tomorrow, 7pm ADMISSION: $30 (restricted view) and $38 from Sistic (go to www.sistic.com.sg or call 6348-5555)

Boon Chan

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on May 13, 2016, with the headline 'Gigs Picks'. Print Edition | Subscribe