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GO ROUGE! PRESENTS BINGO PLAYERS

Dutch dance music powerhouse Bingo Players, fronted by Maarten Hoogstraten (left), will take to the decks at Bar Rouge for the second edition of the Go Rouge! international guest DJ party series. Best known for bangers such as Cry (Just A Little) and Rattle, Bingo Players started off as a duo, but the other member Paul Baumer died from cancer in 2013. Hoogstraten continues to fly the dance music flag for them.

Home-grown DJs Styluxtakut and Fadille are set to warm up the crowd.

WHERE: Bar Rouge, Levels 71 & 72, Equinox Complex, Swissotel The Stamford, 2 Stamford Road MRT: City Hall WHEN: July 7, 8pm to late ADMISSION: 18 and above only. Limited early-bird tickets at $20, advance tickets and tickets at the door at $30 (includes one house pour) via brbingoplayers.peatix.com. For table reservations for four to six people (at $500++ minimum spend), e-mail bar.rouge@swissotel.com or call 9177-7307

REGGAE DAY 2018

Celebrate reggae culture with music, food and a rasta craft market at Canvas Club. Expect performances by live-looping master Randolf Arriola and singer Jerome Truman, as well as DJ sets by Rumshot, Straits Record founder Ras Irie and Kuala Lumpur-based DJ collective MeLayan. At the craft market, you can pick up items such as bamboo straws and curated Caribbean and African-inspired art pieces.

WHERE: Canvas Club, B1-01 The Riverwalk, 20 Upper Circular Road MRT: Clarke Quay WHEN: Sunday, 4pm till late ADMISSION: Free INFO: https://bit.ly/2tzxb3b

SOBS & FRIENDS FROM KOLIBRI RECORDS

Local indie-pop trio Sobs (above) are having the launch show for their debut album, Telltale Signs, tomorrow.

Indonesia's Kolibri Records will also showcase their roster of dream-pop, indie-pop and twee bands, such as Bedchamber, Grrrl Gang and Gizpel.

WHERE: EBX Live Space, 01-02 Ebenex, , 5 Pereira Road MRT: Tai Seng WHEN: Tomorrow, 7 to 11pm ADMISSION: $20 at the door INFO: https://bit.ly/2KsSFFl

EMONIGHTSG: THE B-SIDES

Expect every music genre, from indie and grunge to pop punk and emo, at this monthly, mid-week tribute (above) to alternative rock music and a nostalgic trip back to the days of teenage angst. This month's edition is curated by TheBryanState (of home-grown hard rockers Villes) and Amelia.CJL (of Emonightsg organisers, Look Ma, No Hands!).

WHERE: Kilo Lounge, 01-02/04, 21 Tanjong Pagar Road MRT: Telok Ayer WHEN: Wednesday, 9pm to 3am ADMISSION: 18 and above only. $18 (includes 1 free drink). For table reservations, e-mail info@LMNH.co

SOLID GOLD FEATURING KOFLOW, OLLIE'DES AND RAUZAN RAHMAN

Hip-hop and trap music take centre stage tomorrow at Avry club with some of the nation's finest hip-hop DJs, including Koflow (above).

WHERE: Avry, 02-02 Millenia Walk, 9 Raffles Boulevard, Nihon Food Street, opposite Conrad Hotel MRT: Promenade WHEN: Tomorrow, 11pm till late ADMISSION: Age 23 and above for men, age 19 and above for women. $20 with one drink before midnight, $35 with one drink after midnight. For table bookings, call or WhatsApp 9111-2028 or e-mail reservations@avry.club

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on June 29, 2018, with the headline 'Gigs Picks'. Print Edition | Subscribe