Tag: Esplanade

HOUSE OF RIOT WITH CHARLIE LIM, INCH & THE GREAT SPY EXPERIMENT!HOUSE OF RIOT WITH CHARLIE LIM, INCH & THE GREAT SPY EXPERIMENT!

On 6 June, House of Riot – home to Singapore’s well-loved independent acts, Charlie Lim, iNCH, and The Great Spy Experiment – presents an ambitious live show in homage to made-in-Singapore music, at The Esplanade’s grande dame The Concert Hall. #sgindie music at the Esplanade Concert Hall? Somewhat unprecedented but surely the potentially record-breaking triple […]

BAYBEATS 2014: DAY THREEBAYBEATS 2014: DAY THREE

  Inevitably for me, Day Three of most year’s Baybeats tend to be a little anti-climatic. After the hustle and bustle of the first two days, fatigue sets in and it has not been uncommon for me to sometimes entirely miss Day Three. So with that in mind, I decided to focus on the performances […]

BAYBEATS 2014: DAY ONEBAYBEATS 2014: DAY ONE

For me, this year’s Baybeats is all about people. Watching aspiring musicians grow into great bands and artists and getting the response and acclaim that they so richly deserve. Wishing the very best for them on stage as they take another step towards fulfilling their musical dreams. Last night, I was so happy to see Stopgap […]

BAYBEATS 2014: PoP RECOMMENDATIONSBAYBEATS 2014: PoP RECOMMENDATIONS

Which bands/artists will Power of Pop be focusing on during the next three nights of Baybeats 2014? Friday 27th STOPGAP | Powerhouse 7.30pm SPHAERAS | Arena 8.00pm DEON | Chillout Stage 9.15pm JAIME WONG | Chillout Stage 10.15pm GIANTS MUST FALL | Arena 10.15pm Saturday 28th ENEC.E | Chillout Stage 5.00pm LOST WEEKEND | Arena 6.00pm BANI […]

BAYBEATS 2014 – SPHAERASBAYBEATS 2014 – SPHAERAS

“A sphere is an ultimate expression of unity, completeness, and integrity” – so begins Sphaeras’ self-description! So it’s certain that its responses to our FIVE questions about Baybeats 2014 should be a hoot! Why should fans check out your performance at Baybeats? We are the only instrumental band to have made it through the auditions; […]

BAYBEATS 2014: LIGHTCRAFTBAYBEATS 2014: LIGHTCRAFT

How can you not be intrigued by a band that describes itself as “an antidote for rainy days, sleepless nights, mournful moments, lovelorn phases and sleepy mornings”.  With that in mind, let’s see how lightcraft dealt with our FIVE questions about Baybeats 2014 (via Imam). Why should fans check out your performance at Baybeats? Because […]

BAYBEATS 2014: PITCH FEATHERBAYBEATS 2014: PITCH FEATHER

The first proper musical performance to be given by Pitch Feather! That’s just so special!! Let’s see what the band has to say about our FIVE questions about Baybeats 2014 – via Alberta Leong. Why should fans check out your performance at Baybeats? It will be our very first live appearance as Pitch Feather. Fans can come […]

TEGAN & SARA – LIVE IN SINGAPORE [REVIEW]TEGAN & SARA – LIVE IN SINGAPORE [REVIEW]

Part of their promotional tour for their latest album Heartthrob, Canadian sisters Tegan and Sara performed at the Esplanade Concert Hall on the 13th of May. Apparently handpicked by Tegan and Sara themselves, homegrown singer-songwriter Weish delivered a memorable opening act that featured her signature searing vocals and electric looping shenanigans. Continually layering, looping, and […]