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Gigs Picks: Johnny Hates Jazz "Turn Back The Clock" 30th anniversary tour Singapore, Boyzone Live, and more

 Johnny Hates Jazz
Johnny Hates JazzPHOTO: MODE PRODUCTIONS
Pam Oei and Ugly In The Morning
Pam Oei and Ugly In The MorningPHOTO: STUDIOKEL PHOTOGRAPHY
Boyzone
Boyzone
ISNINA
ISNINAPHOTO: BERITA HARIAN FILE

JOHNNY HATES JAZZ "TURN BACK THE CLOCK" 30TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR SINGAPORE

British band Johnny Hates Jazz have the perfect song for their 30th-anniversary tour and it is none other than the title track of their 1988 debut album, Turn Back The Clock. Their other hits include Shattered Dreams and I Don't Want To Be A Hero.

WHERE: MES Theatre at Mediacorp, 1 Stars Avenue MRT: One North WHEN: Tomorrow, 8pm ADMISSION: $98 to $178 from Sistic (go to www.sistic.com.sg or call 6348-5555)


UGLY IN THE MORNING: "3 OR MORE IF YOU CAN AFFORD IT" ALBUM LAUNCH

Actress Pam Oei puts on a different hat as singer with the band, Ugly In The Morning, to launch her first album, 3 Or More If You Can Afford It. The record takes its title from a family planning campaign slogan in the 1980s.

WHERE: Esplanade Annexe Studio, 1 Esplanade Drive MRT: Esplanade WHEN: Tomorrow, 8pm ADMISSION: $25 from uglyinthemorning-3ormore.peatix.com


BOYZONE LIVE

Irish group Boyzone have big plans for their 25th anniversary. In addition to a new studio album, reportedly with songs written by red-hot Ed Sheeran and Sam Smith, the boyband will also be touring. Their string of hit singles include Picture Of You, Baby Can I Hold You and No Matter What.

WHERE: Singapore Indoor Stadium, 2 Stadium Walk MRT: Stadium WHEN: Aug 21, 8pm ADMISSION: $98 to $188 from SportsHubTix (go to www.sportshubtix.sg or call 3158-7888). Tickets go on sale from 10am today


ISNINA: ALBUM LAUNCH

Home-grown singer-songwriter Isnina launches her self-titled album of Malay and English songs. Her 2016 Malay single, Buaya, cracked the local radio chart and she was nominated for Best New Artist and Best Song: Singapore at the regional Malay music awards show, Anugerah Planet Muzik 2017.

WHERE: Esplanade Recital Studio, 1 Esplanade Drive MRT: Esplanade WHEN: Tomorrow, 8pm ADMISSION: $30 from isnina-albumlaunch.peatix.com

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on April 13, 2018, with the headline 'Gigs Picks'. Print Edition | Subscribe