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Gigs Picks: G-Dragon 2017 World Tour, Sugizo vs Inoran, The Facade and The Maine

G-Dragon
G-DragonPHOTOS: CROSS RATIO ENTERTAINMENT, UPSURGE PRODUCTIONS, YG ENTERTAINMENT, ZEPP@BIGBOX SINGAPORE
Sugizo (right) and Inoran (left)
Sugizo (right) and Inoran (left)
The Facade
The Facade
The Maine
The Maine

G-DRAGON 2017 WORLD TOUR

South Korean pop idol G-Dragon is back to headline two solo shows that are part of his current World Tour Act III: Motte global jaunt. The BigBang member released his latest work, an EP titled after his real name Kwon Ji Yong, early this month.

WHERE: Singapore Indoor Stadium, 2 Stadium Walk MRT: Stadium WHEN: Tomorrow, 8pm and Sunday, 6pm ADMISSION: $148 to $348 via www.sportshubtix.sg, Singapore Indoor Stadium box office (call 3158-7888) and all SingPost outlets


SUGIZO VS INORAN PRESENTS BEST BOUT 2017~L 2/5 ASIA LEG IN SINGAPORE

Sugizo and Inoran are both guitarists of one of Japan's most prominent rock outfits, Luna Sea. Though each has his unique and individual style of playing, the pair have embarked on a series of Asia-wide concerts in which they pit their skills against each other.

WHERE: Zepp@Big Box Singapore, 1 Venture Avenue MRT: Jurong East WHEN: Tomorrow, 7pm ADMISSION: $98 and $188 from Sistic (call 6348-5555 or go to www.sistic.com.sg)


THE FACADE - VANITY EP LAUNCH

Home-grown alternative pop quartet The Facade will launch their debut EP, Vanity, a release with songs documenting the transition to adulthood. Electronic pop act Jasmine Sokko will do an opening set.

WHERE: Esplanade Annexe Studio, 1 Esplanade Drive MRT: Esplanade WHEN: Sunday, 7.30pm ADMISSION: From $20 from http://thefacadevanity.peatix.com, $25 at the door


 
 
 

THE MAINE LIVE IN SINGAPORE

American alternative rock band The Maine are back in Singapore. The show is part of their global tour in support of their recently released sixth album, Lovely Little Lonely, which music magazine Alternative Press has hailed as "generation spanning and generationally great pop rock".

WHERE: Queen Singapore, 05-20 Orchard Plaza, 150 Orchard Road MRT: Orchard WHEN: Today, 7.30pm ADMISSION: $89 from http://themainesg.peatix.com

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on June 23, 2017, with the headline 'Gigs Picks'. Print Edition | Subscribe