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Gigs Picks: Ungu's 20th anniversary concert live In Singapore, Yumi Epoch album launch, and more

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UNGU - 20TH ANNIVERSARY CONCERT LIVE IN SINGAPORE

Indonesian pop-rock band Ungu, which means purple in Malay, return to the Esplanade for a concert marking their 20th anniversary.

The band have released seven studio albums and five religious records and are known for songs such as Demi Waktu, Aku Tahu and Tercipta Untukku.

WHERE: Esplanade Concert Hall, 1 Esplanade Drive MRT: Esplanade WHEN: Tomorrow, 7.30pm ADMISSION: $48 to $188 from Sistic (call 6348-5555 or go to www.sistic.com.sg)

Boon Chan


COME TOGETHER

This series of free concerts happening around the Esplanade sees several home-grown music talents from various genres making music together.

Some of the pairings include rapper Mean with singer-songwriter Mars, as well as indie singer Ferry with teenage trio AGA.

WHERE: Various stages within the Esplanade, 1 Esplanade Drive MRT: Esplanade WHEN: Till Tuesday, various times ADMISSION: Free INFO: tinyurl.com/z7xug88

Eddino Abdul Hadi


YUMI EPOCH ALBUM LAUNCH

Epoch, the second album from local screamo band Yumi after Epicureans (2014), is available on limited-edition cassettes.

Special guests at the launch include progressive rock group T-Rex and grindcore outfit Armless Dentist.

WHERE: Lithe House, 23 Madras Street MRT: Rochor WHEN: Tomorrow, 7.05pm ADMISSION: $10 at the door

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TONG YAO BEST OF TERESA TENG HITS CONCERT

Sichuan singer Tong Yao (photo), who sounds like the late Teresa Teng, will be belting out the latter's classic hits in Mandarin, Cantonese, Hokkien and English.

WHERE: Resorts World Theatre, Resorts World Sentosa, 8 Sentosa Gateway MRT: HarbourFront WHEN: Tomorrow, 8pm ADMISSION: $48 to $128 from Sistic

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on February 24, 2017, with the headline 'Gigs Picks'. Print Edition | Subscribe