Neon Lights returns this November, announces Phase 1 line-up – Interpol, Cigarettes After Sex, Yuna and more

Neon Lights returns this November, announces Phase 1 line-up – Interpol, Cigarettes After Sex, Yuna and more

Neon Lights is back. 

After taking 2017 off, Neon Lights, one of Singapore's biggest indie music festivals is set to return for its third run this November and it's making up for lost time with a stacked line-up. This year, Neon Lights will venture into uncharted territory as they expand to a three-day festival for the first time ever. 

The multi-stage music and arts festival will return to Fort Canning Park from 9 to 11 November, complete with an eclectic mix of international and local musicians. Phase 1 of Neon Lights 2018 features headliners Interpol, Cigarettes After Sex, YUNA, Caribou, The Vaccines, Sticky Fingers, Rhye, Shame, Bodega, Phum Viphurit, Paradise Bangkok Molam International Band, Sobs and Riot !n Magenta. 

Neon Lights’ festival director Declan Forde commented on their return stating, “We’re thrilled to return this November for the third edition of Neon Lights. We’ve put a lot of thought into the line-up to ensure quality and range for everyone. This includes international and regional acts playing in Singapore for the first time, as well as musicians from Singapore with new releases. We look forward to sharing the full festival schedule next month and seeing everyone come down to enjoy a weekend of music, entertainment and the arts.”

Limited Early Bird tickets will go on sale on Friday, 24 August at 9am. 3-Day Adult passes will go for S$250, while daily passes go for $99 (Friday) and $120 (Saturday and Sunday). Weekend Adult passes are also available for $199 and include entry to the festival on Saturday and Sunday. Daily Child passes go for $25 and a Weekend Child pass (Saturday and Sunday) will go for $45. Tickets will be available at Neon Lights' website and SISTIC

Check out the current daily schedules below. More acts are expected to be announced in the coming weeks. 

Friday, 9 November (6pm to 10:30pm):

  • YUNA
  • Paradise Bangkok Molam International Band

Saturday, 10 November (2pm to 10:30pm):

  • Interpol
  • Cigarettes After Sex
  • The Vaccines
  • Shame
  • Riot !n Magenta

Sunday, 11 November (2pm to 10:30pm)

  • Caribou
  • Rhye
  • Sticky Fingers
  • Phum Viphurit
  • Bodega
  • Sobs

Neon Lights is set to return to Singapore from 9 to 11 November 2018 at Fort Gate, Fort Canning Park.