ANGIN KENCANG | THE GALE
Malaysian singer-songwriter Noh Salleh has performed in Singapore several times as the frontman of popular indie rock band Hujan, but this show will be his first as a solo act. Unlike Hujan's upbeat repertoire, his solo venture, backed by the Restoe Iboe Band, will feature a more eclectic set of songs from the album Angin Kencang.
WHERE: Esplanade Recital Studio, 1 Esplanade Drive MRT: Esplanade WHEN: Sunday, 8pm ADMISSION: $30 from www.esplanade.com/festivals-and-series/pentas/2016/the-gale
ZEEAURA X LEW
Singer-songwriter LEW (above) is the winner of last year's Noise Singapore Award and is also known as the "singing policeman" from a viral video last year. He will take the stage in this double bill with singer-songwriter ZeeAura, who is known for her quirky blend of bossa nova, ballads and experimental pop. ZeeAura, also a Noise Singapore alumni, will be accompanied by cellist Vick Low. The show is part of the Singapore Writers Festival.
WHERE: Pop Stage, The Arts House, 1 Old Parliament Lane MRT: City Hall/Raffles Place/ Clarke Quay WHEN: Tomorrow, 1pm ADMISSION: Free
PLAINSUNSET - BOTH BOXER & BENJAMIN
Plainsunset (above), one of Singapore's most established pop-punk/indie rock bands, are playing a series of farewell shows. Expect new tracks off their final album, Both Boxer & Benjamin.
WHERE: The Analog Factory @ *Scape, 2 Orchard Link MRT: Somerset WHEN: Tomorrow, 8pm ADMISSION: $8 at the door
Home-grown poets, writers and musicians collaborate in this Singapore Writers Festival event, in which they explore the significance and importance of memory. Writer and performance poet Jennifer
Anne Champion teams up with shoegaze/dream-pop quintet enec.e (above), while experimental music trio SA collaborate with Malay science-fiction writer Hassan Hasaa'Ree Ali and Chinese poet Tan Chee Lay.
WHERE: Esplanade Recital Studio, 1 Esplanade Drive MRT: Esplanade WHEN: Tomorrow, 8pm ADMISSION: $25 from Sistic (call 6348-5555 or go to www.sistic.com.sg)