Eddino Abdul Hadi Music Correspondent & Boon Chan Media Correspondent recommend

Of Monsters And Men, The Hard Rock Farewell White Party, Hinds and Lo Da Yu

Of Monsters And Men
Of Monsters And MenPHOTOS: SYMMETRY ENTERTAINMENT, SONGS FOR CHILDREN, HARD ROCK CAFE SINGAPORE

OF MONSTERS AND MEN

Icelandic band Of Monsters And Men gained worldwide fame with their breakout indie hit, Little Talks, in 2011. The quintet, fronted by singer Nanna Bryndis Hilmarsdottir, were last here to perform at the Laneway Festival in 2013 and will be back for a gig under the Woah Fest Sideshow series, their first solo show here.

WHERE: The Coliseum, 8 Sentosa Gateway, Hard Rock Hotel Singapore, Resorts World Sentosa MRT: HarbourFront WHEN: Tuesday, 8pm ADMISSION: $99 (standard), $190 (VIP). Tickets from omam.peatix.com

Eddino Abdul Hadi


THE HARD ROCK FAREWELL WHITE PARTY

Popular club and restaurant Hard Rock Cafe Singapore is due to shut for a three-month renovation. The entertainment venue will have one last party before it says goodbye to its old look and guests are encouraged to go dressed in all white as Cuban singer Meivys Sahily (photo) performs Latino hits.

WHERE: Hard Rock Cafe Singapore, 50 Cuscaden Road, HPL House, 02/03-01 MRT: Orchard WHEN: Tomorrow, 9.30pm ADMISSION: Free

Eddino Abdul Hadi


SONGS FOR CHILDREN PRESENTS HINDS

Spanish garage/lo-fi band Hinds (photo) have been building a steady buzz in the past year, getting rave reviews from the music press and playing at festivals such as South by Southwest in the United States. The quartet, who released their debut album Leave Me Alone in January, will play their debut show here. Home-grown indie-pop act Obedient Wives Club will play an opening set.

WHERE: Kult Kafe, 11 Upper Wilkie Road, Emily Hill MRT: Little India WHEN: Wednesday, 7pm ADMISSION: $35 (standard), $30 (student). Tickets from peatix.com/event/154361

Eddino Abdul Hadi


CHONG FENG 14' LO DA YU SINGAPORE CONCERT

Singer-songwriter Lo Ta-yu is hailed as the godfather of Taiwan's music scene. His work includes heartfelt love songs as well as witty and passionate numbers about society and politics. Among his classics are tracks such as Love Song 1980/1990, Queen's Road East and the stirring singalongs Tomorrow Will Be Better and Pearl Of The Orient.

WHERE: The Star Theatre, 1 Vista Exchange Green MRT: Buona Vista WHEN: Tomorrow, 7.30pm ADMISSION: $78 to $238 from Sistic (go to www.sistic.com.sg or call 6348-5555)

Boon Chan

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on May 06, 2016, with the headline 'Gigs Picks'. Print Edition | Subscribe