Eddino Abdul Hadi Music Correspondent and Boon Chan Media Correspondent recommend

Gigs Picks

PHOTOS: LAUNCH GROUP, SANGRIENTO, ROCK RECORDS, SINGAPURA DUB CLUB

SAM TSUI & KURT HUGO SCHNEIDER - LIVE IN SINGAPORE

American singers Sam Tsui and Kurt Hugo Schneider, both YouTube stars with massive followings online, are back to stage a show for their fans here.

Expect to hear more of their distinctive interpretations of current pop hits.

WHERE: Kallang Theatre, 1 Stadium Walk MRT: Kallang WHEN: Wednesday, 8pm ADMISSION: $58 to $128 from Sistic (go to www.sistic.com.sg or call 6348-5555)

Eddino Abdul Hadi


SANGRIENTO GHOSTS OF THE PAST EP LAUNCH

Home-grown band Sangriento (above) will launch their debut six-song EP Ghosts Of The Past at this show. The sextet, who mix modern rock with neo-classical elements, represented Singapore at the Yamaha Asian Beat finals in Japan and were one of the acts under the National Arts Council's Noise Music Mentorship Programme, both last year.

WHERE: BluJaz Cafe, 11 Bali Lane MRT: Bugis WHEN: Tomorrow, 7pm ADMISSION: $11 for entry and drink, $16 for entry, drink and the EP. From sangrientoghosts.peatix.com

Eddino Abdul Hadi


WU BAI & CHINA BLUE ROCK SINGAPORE ROCK HITS CONCERT 2016

You want hits? Taiwan's Wu Bai has plenty of them. His signature rock tracks include Wanderer's Love Song, The End Of Love and Lonely Tree, Lonely Bird. He has also penned memorable songs for artists such as Tarcy Su, Karen Mok and Jacky Cheung. And in concert, the king of live music delivers it all in his inimitable style.

WHERE: Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre, Level 6, Halls 601 to 604 MRT: Esplanade WHEN: Wednesday, 7.30pm ADMISSION: $78 to $158 from Sistic

Boon Chan


INTERNATIONAL REGGAE DAY SINGAPORE 2016

It is International Reggae Day today and the local celebrations will be at Mariko's bar tonight. There will be live performances by Indonesian reggae act Denny Frust (above) & The Reggae Remedy. DJs will be spinning choice reggae, rocksteady, dub and dancehall tunes.

Hosted by Masia One, the event will be streamed live to coincide with International Reggae Day celebrations around the world.

WHERE: Mariko's, 4 Jiak Chuan Road WHEN: Today, 8pm ADMISSION: Pay as you wish

Eddino Abdul Hadi

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on July 01, 2016, with the headline 'Gigs Picks'. Print Edition | Subscribe