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Il Divo Amor & Pasion Tour 2016, UB40 and more

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IL DIVO AMOR & PASION TOUR 2016

They look like a spiffier and more grown-up version of a boyband and they are putting on their sexiest show yet. But instead of bubblegum pop, the men of Il Divo (from left, David Miller, Sebastien Izambard, Urs Buhler and Carlos Marin) sing of love and passion in operatic pop in Spanish, Italian, French and English.

WHERE: The Star Theatre, 1 Vista Exchange Green MRT: Buona Vista WHEN: Monday, 8pm ADMISSION: $48 to $278 from Sistic. (call 6348-5555 or go to www.sistic.com.sg)


UB40 FEATURING ALI CAMPBELL, MICKEY VIRTUE & ASTRO LIVE IN SINGAPORE

If you have ever gotten drunk on Red Red Wine, then you can't help falling in love with reggae-pop band UB40 (from left, Astro, Mickey Virtue and Ali Campbell). They have reportedly sold more than 70 million records and are known for their reggae covers such as (I Can't Help) Falling In Love With You and Kingston Town. Campbell is the original singer of the act's best-known hits.

WHERE: Grand Theatre, Marina Bay Sands, 10 Bayfront Avenue MRT: Bayfront WHEN: Tomorrow, 8pm ADMISSION: $88 to $258 from www.marinabaysands.com/ticketing and from Sistic.


POP-UP NOISE: RIVERSIDE FLOW

Noise Singapore and Getai Group liven up Clarke Quay with music acts, dance and live heart over two days. The line-up of 30 acts include singer-songwriter Jawn (photo) and indie rock quintet Stopgap.

WHERE: Clarke Quay. Along the river, from outside The Central@Clarke Quay to Riverside Point. MRT: Clarke Quay WHEN: Today and tomorrow, 5 to 10.30pm ADMISSION: Free


WONDER

What happens when art and music come together? Singapore musician Randolf Arriola (photo) and FrenchLithuanian artist Ausra capture what sound looks like when it is painted. The artwork is up for auction at the end of the session.

WHERE: B°NU Space, Kreta Ayer Road, Block 333, 02-34 MRT: Outram WHEN: Tomorrow, 7pm ADMISSION: $9 from peatix.com

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on April 01, 2016, with the headline 'Gig picks: Il Divo Amor & Pasion Tour 2016'. Print Edition | Subscribe