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Art Fazil will give a fresh interpretation of the socially conscious songs from his 20-year-old debut album
Published on Apr 14, 2014 12:56 PM
Singer-songwriter Art Fazil's signature folk tune Full Moon Over Marina Bay, one of the songs from his self-titled debut album, is more than two decades old.
On Friday, he celebrates the album's 20th anniversary with a gig at, aptly, Marina Bay - at the Esplanade Recital Studio to be exact.
"The songs are still relevant," he says of the socially conscious lyrics that permeate the 12-track album originally released in 1993.
Full Moon Over Marina Bay, for example, was inspired by youth problems and "weird things" that happen every time there is a full moon. It cites, among others, a real-life incident in which a pregnant youth gave birth to a baby in a toilet bowl.
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“I’m just glad that my music can help people when they are going through a bad time.”
Singer-songwriter Art Fazil
LATE NITE @ ESPLANADE: FULL MOON OVER MARINA BAY BY ART FAZIL
Where: Esplanade Recital Studio
When: Friday, 9.30pm
Admission: $25 from Sistic (go to www.sistic.com.sg or call 6348-5555)