GASTROBEATS @ I LIGHT MARINA BAY
The second weekend of gigs that are part of annual sustainable light-art festival i Light Marina Bay features home-grown soul/ hip-hop and pop acts, including The Good Life Project, Mean, Campfire (main photo) and REQ.
WHERE: Bayfront Event Space, next to The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands, 10 Bayfront Avenue MRT: Bayfront WHEN: Daily till March 26, 5 to 11pm (Sundays to Thursdays) and 4pm to midnight (Fridays and Saturdays) ADMISSION: Free INFO: www.ilightmarinabay.sg/Discover/Programmes/GastroBeats
TEMPER TRAP - LIVE IN SINGAPORE
Award-winning Australian indie rock band The Temper Trap (above), best known for the rousing hit tune Sweet Disposition, return for a full concert. The show here is part of a tour to promote their third album from last year, Thick As Thieves, which went to No. 1 on the Australian Aria charts.
WHERE: The Coliseum, Hard Rock Hotel Singapore, Resorts World Sentosa, 8 Sentosa Gateway MRT: HarbourFront WHEN: Tonight, 8pm ADMISSION: $118 from Sistic (go to www.sistic.com.sg or call 6348-5555)
THE WARRIOR ALBUM LAUNCH
Whether as a bass player, singer, songwriter, producer or gig promoter, Tim De Cotta (above) is a familiar name in the home-grown music scene. While he has recorded with neo-soul bands such as TAJ and L.A.B, The Warrior is his debut album as a solo artist. Soul-pop band The Astronauts will open the album launch show.
WHERE: Studio Point, 158 Kallang Way, 01-519 MRT: Aljunied WHEN: Tomorrow, 7pm ADMISSION: $22 or $18 each for groups of five or more. From thewarrior.peatix.com
JURONG ARTS & MUSIC FEST (JAMFEST)
Home-grown pop and contemporary music acts such as Gentle Bones (above), 53A and Shirlyn & The UnXpected head to the heartland for this outdoor gig at Jurong Lake Gardens. Their performances are part of the inaugural edition of the Jurong Arts and Music Fest.
WHERE: Jurong Lake Gardens, 1 Chinese Garden Road MRT: Chinese Garden WHEN: Tomorrow, from 5pm ADMISSION: Free
Relive the music of yesteryear with three leading lights of the Singapore music scene in the 1960s - Joe Chandran from The X-periment, The Meltones (left) and Veronica Young. The concert is part of A Date With Friends, the Esplanade's annual festival for seniors that features free and ticketed shows throughout the weekend.
WHERE: Esplanade Concert Hall, 1 Esplanade Drive MRT: Esplanade WHEN: Tonight, 7.30pm ADMISSION: $28 (students, full-time national servicemen and seniors), $35 and $45 from www.esplanade.com INFO: For details , go to www.esplanade.com/festivals-and-series/a-date-with-friends/2017