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Gigs picks: Canvas X Identite X Juice Presents Terra Firma By 7nightsatsea, Implosions EP Launch By Bakers In Space and more

PHOTOS: 7NIGHTSATSEA, SINGAPURA DUB CLUB

CANVAS X IDENTITE X JUICE PRESENTS TERRA FIRMA BY 7NIGHTSATSEA 

This gig is a bittersweet affair for home-grown quartet 7nightsatsea (above from left, Muhammad Farhan Kamaludin, A'alely Zahid, Keith Rodrigues and Damian Steven). It is a launch show for their debut full-length album Terra Firma, but is also their swansong live performance.

Formed in 2012, the experimental rock outfit made their name through performances at festivals here such as Baybeats, Mosaic and Singapore Night Festival as well as their 2013 EP, Drift Easy, Heavy Hands. The show will include supporting acts Subsonic Eye and Decipher.

WHERE: Canvas Club, B1-01/06 The Riverwalk, 20 Upper Circular Road MRT: Clarke Quay WHEN: Sunday, 6pm ADMISSION: $20 at the door, includes a copy of Terra Firma

IMPLOSIONS EP LAUNCH BY BAKERS IN SPACE

Post-psych rock band Bakers In Space are making their big debut with an EP, Implosions, and a headlining set at the Esplanade. Adding to the gig's immersive experience are psychedelic visuals by artist Amon Wong and an opening set by singer-songwriter Bennett Bay.

WHERE: Esplanade Recital Studio, 1 Esplanade Drive MRT: Esplanade WHEN: Today, 7pm ADMISSION: $22 (cash only) at the door

THIS IS ATLANTIS 'VOYAGER' EP LAUNCH PARTY

Instrumental rock outfit This Is Atlantis are back with moody, guitar-led new tunes in Voyager, the new EP that follows 2014's Civilizations. The Singapore band will launch the vinyl and cassette copies of the EP with this show, which also features supporting sets by .gif and Spacedays.

 
 
 

WHERE: Lithe House, 23 Madras Street MRT: Rochor WHEN: Tomorrow, 7pm ADMISSION: $10 at the door

KILO LIVE X SINGAPURA DUB CLUB PRESENT JOHNNY OSBOURNE

Jamaican reggae and dancehall veteran Johnny Osbourne (left) has been a fixture in the country's music scene since the 1970s, best known for tunes such as Buddy Bye, In Your Eyes and Truths And Rights. He makes his Singapore debut with this show, which also features DJ Fatta and Denny Frust as supporting acts.

WHERE: Kilo Lounge, 21 Tanjong Pagar Road MRT: Tanjong Pagar WHEN: Thursday, 8pm ADMISSION: $20 from waave.it/tickets/Kilo-Johnny-Osborne; $30 at the door

CRYSTAL CASTLES - LIVE IN SINGAPORE

Famed for their dynamic and entertaining live shows, Canadian electronic duo Crystal Castles are playing their debut headlining show in Singapore.

Described by music website Pitchfork as "a singular act who rarely sound like anyone other than themselves", the group's current line-up comprises Edith Frances and Ethan Kath.

WHERE: *Scape The Ground Theatre, 2 Orchard Link MRT: Somerset WHEN: Tuesday, 8.30pm ADMISSION: $80 from www.moonbeats.asia; $90 at the door

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on May 19, 2017, with the headline 'Gigs Picks'. Print Edition | Subscribe