Gigs Picks: Muse Live in Singapore, Moonfest Resounding Voices, Asha Bhosle, Sick Of It All

PHOTOS: EUROPEAN PRESSPHOTO AGENCY, TNP FILE, THE ESPLANADE
PHOTOS: EUROPEAN PRESSPHOTO AGENCY, TNP FILE, THE ESPLANADE

Boon Chan Media Correspondent & Eddino Abdul Hadi Music Correspondent recommend

MUSE LIVE IN SINGAPORE

English rockers Muse (above) have been bringing down the house around Europe on their Drones World Tour. Their extravagant arena-sized performances incorporate special effects and are packed with hits all the way from their 1999 debut Showbiz to their seventh album, Drones (2015). After the Asian leg, the rockers are poised to take South America and North America.

WHERE: Singapore Indoor Stadium MRT: Stadium WHEN: Tomorrow, 8pm ADMISSION:$108 - $228 tickets from Sports Hub Tix (go to www.sportshubtix.sg or call 3158-7888).

Boon Chan


MOONFEST RESOUNDING VOICES - AN EVENING OF ETHNIC FOLK SONGS

Apart from tucking into delicious mooncakes, you can also celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival with the Esplanade's Moonfest programmes. Let Sa Ren Hu of the Mongol people, Su Du A Luo (left) of the Yi people and Yang Qian Lin of the Hani people take you away to their homelands through their lilting vibrant folk songs such as Return From The Marketplace and The Flowers Of Romance.

WHERE: Esplanade Concert Hall MRT: Esplanade WHEN: Tomorrow, 7.30pm Admission: $20 - $48 from Sistic (go to www.sistic.com.sg or call 6348-5555).

Boon Chan


ASHA BHOSLE - THE LAST EMPRESS

If all you know about legendary Bollywood playback singer Asha Bhosle is from Cornershop's catchy song Brimful Of Asha ("Brimful of Asha on the 45/Well, it's a brimful of Asha on the 45"), this is your chance to find out more. Over more than six decades, she has sung more than 12,000 songs and has been recognised by the Guinness Book of World Records as the most recorded artist in the music industry.

WHERE: The Star Theatre MRT: Buona Vista WHEN: Tomorrow, 7pm ADMISSION: $38 - $248 from Sistic.

Boon Chan


SICK OF IT ALL WITH KING LY CHEE LIVE IN SINGAPORE

American band Sick Of It All are among the purveyors of the New York hardcore scene which has influenced many similar movements throughout the world since the mid-1980s. They will be performing with Hong Kong hardcore band King Ly Chee and three home-grown acts - Oi! band The Bois, hardcore quintet Straight Forward and punk rockers Iman's League.

WHERE: Aliwal Arts Centre, 28 Aliwal Street MRT: Bugis WHEN: Today, 6pm ADMISSION: $55 from soia.peatix.com Eddino Abdul Hadi

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on September 25, 2015, with the headline 'Gigs Picks'. Print Edition | Subscribe