MELISSA KOK RECOMMENDS

Gigs Picks: Dirgahayu, Sick Individuals, Christina Perri and more

DIRGAHAYU: LIVE IN SINGAPORE

Gritty rock riffs and textural guitar rhythms, in the vein of American alternative rock acts Mutemath and Battles, are the stock-in-trade of Kuala Lumpur-based band Dirgahayu. The instrumental math-rock group will perform this weekend, supported by three home-grown indie acts: the Psalms, Anechois and sub:shaman.

Where: Lithe Paralogue Studio, 1B Aliwal Street MRT: Bugis When: Tomorrow, 7pm Admission: $10 at the door


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ZOUK SOUNDSYSTEM PRESENTS SICK INDIVIDUALS WITH HONG

Making their debut at nightclub Zouk this weekend are Dutch duo Sick Individuals, a rising act in Holland's big room house scene. On the back of recent club hits Blueprint, with Dutch DJ and producer Dannic, and I Am, with Swedish DJ and producer Axwell, the duo have become one of the leading names in electronic dance music and are known for their high-energy DJ sets.

Where: Zouk, 17 Jiak Kim Street MRT: Orchard When: Tomorrow, from 10pm Admission: $28 for women, $33 for men (includes two standard drinks)


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CHRISTINA PERRI HEAD OR HEART TOUR

American singer-songwriter Christina Perri shot to fame with her triple-platinum single Jar Of Hearts in 2010. Since then, the pop singer, known for songs that tug at the heartstrings, went on to be named iTunes' Breakthrough Pop Artist of 2011 and has launched several other hit singles. They include A Thousand Years, Human and Burning Gold. Tonight, she will be performing favourites from her latest album, Head Or Heart (2014).

Where: The Coliseum, Hard Rock Hotel MRT: HarbourFront When: Tonight, 8pm Admission: $118 from Sistic (call 6348-5555 or go to www.sistic.com.sg)


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+65 FEATURING GOLDIE

British drum 'n' bass legend Goldie returns to Singapore for a night of bass-heavy beats and jungle rhythms. The DJ and music producer is best known as the founder of Britain-based record label Metalheadz and for putting out one of the most influential records in dance music history - jungle and breakbeat icon Timeless (1995).

Where: Canvas Singapore, B1-01/06 The Riverwalk, 20 Upper Circular Road MRT: Clarke Quay When: Tomorrow, 10pm Admission: Early-bird tickets at $28 from goldiesg.eventbrite.sg, $38 at the door