Your guide to the best gigs this weekend – April 26 to 28

Your guide to the best gigs this weekend – April 26 to 28

The weekend is here and in case you haven’t sorted out your plans, we pick out the best gigs and parties to get litty at.

Below, take a look at where you need to be in order to have a legitimately awesome weekend.


ED SHEERAN

When: 26 April
Where: National Stadium

Ed Sheeran, the best-selling artist of 2017 and the fifth most-streamed artist of 2018, is set to return to Singapore in April of 2019. The performance will follow his two sold-out dates in Singapore last year. The show will also be his largest yet as he performs at the National Stadium for the first time. This time round, he will be supported by Japanese rock band ONE OK ROCK.

Get your tickets here.


KASKADE AND SHOWTEK

When: 26 and 27 April
Where: MARQUEE 

MARQUEE has added two more gargantuan names in the world of dance music to its already stacked roster of performers for its grandiose opening month: Kaskade and Showtek. Don't miss your chance to party with the biggest names in dance music. Before heading down, check out our recent interview with Kaskade here

For more information, click here.


SHILIN NIGHT MARKET

When: 26 to 28 April
Where: The Grounds @ Kranji

Singapore's first-ever Shilin Night Market concept will run again this weekend. Be sure to enjoy the food and market stalls featured at the grounds, and catch performances from Nat Wu, The Cold Cut Duo, Yokez, Miao Ru, Kewei & Ein Ein, Afterworkers and Too Much Drama.

For more information, click here.


COSMIC GATE

When: 27 April
Where: Zouk

Progressive trance duo Cosmic Gate will celebrate its 20th anniversary at Zouk this April as part of its Transfix series. The duo has almost 20 years of live performances under its belt. Expect a no-holds-barred rager from the illustrious veterans. 

Get your tickets at the door.


GROOVETOP: CHARITY ROOFTOP AND R&B PARTY

When: 27 April
Where: Bar Canary

Ollie'Des and Krumbs will bring the R&B jams at this charity edition of GrooveTop. The party will be in support of Habitat for Humanity Singapore to raise funds for a house-building project in Chiang Mai, Thailand for a family in need.

Get your tickets at the door.


THE PARALLAX ERROR AND SAINTS AMONGST SINNERS EP LAUNCH

When: 27 April
Where: ITE College Central Black Box

Two Singaporean bands, The Parallax Error and Saints Amongst Sinners, will be holding a joint EP launch at ITE College Central this weekend. They will be supported by Woes, Flatlined, Subsonic Eye, Knightingale and False Plaintiff.

Get your tickets at the door.


Outin 018 – Dru Chen

When: 27 April
Where: The Analog Vault

Dru Chen will be at The Analog Vault to give a mesmerizing performance at the 18th edition of Outin. Fresh off his EP launch, Chen will be sure to play songs old and new in this intimate session. He will also hold a vinyl record signing session.

For more information, click here.


STRANG3R DANGER

When: 27 April
Where: WAN Bar + Kitchen

Head over to WAN Bar + Kitchen for an exciting lineup of Singaporean bands: Strang3r, Made With Monsters, Keisey and Forests. Grab a drink, chill out and have an aurally pleasing night.

For more information, click here.


Rockestra at Jurong Lake Gardens

When: 27 April
Where: Jurong Lake Gardens

Sing and dance under the stars to the best English, Mandopop and Cantopop hits at Rockestra. The lineup features artists such as Enigma, Jordin Tan, The Jumpstart, The Peppertree Band, The Switch Gang, Nationone and Supersonic.

For more information, click here.


CÉ LA VI presents Claptone

When: 27 April
Where: CÉ LA VI

Get ready to party with esteemed-DJ producer Claptone at the rooftop bar and club, CÉ LA VI. He first rose to fame with his track 'Cream' and since then, he has headlined many global music festivals such as Tomorrowland and Defected Croatia.

For more information, click here.


UFM100.3 x Hear65 Presents: LIVE from the Lion City

When: 28 April
Where: COURTS Eastpoint

UFM100.3 x Hear65 Live From The Lion City is back for its second edition. This time, be serenaded by Goose and Yokez & Isaac at a comfy and intimate setting at COURTS Eastpoint. 

For more information, click here.


We Love Jazz SG Celebrate International Jazz Day 2019

When: 28 April
Where: Kult Kafe

The people at We Love Jazz SG have organised a entertaining lineup of activities to celebrate International Jazz Day. Catch Aya Sekine, Tim De Cotta and many others perform, and profess your love for jazz at the What The Jazz?!?! open call. 

Get your tickets here.


BIG BAND BASH 2019

When: 28 April
Where: Singapore Botanic Gardens

Grab your friends and family for a picnic at the Singapore Botanic Gardens and enjoy music from the big band era brought to you by two of the most well-known big bands in Singapore: Thomson Big Band and Thomson Swing Band. 

For more information, click here.