Interview: Nicky Romero
Nicky Romero sits at the top of the EDM pantheon. And with good reason. His melodic bangers are a staple at any club night and his appearance at any dance festival is a further guarantee of a good time. Read on to find out how he's taking EDM to the next level.
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Hard Rock Café presents Jive Talkin
Over 20 years in the business, and local veterans Jive Talkin’ are still rocking out as hard as ever with their wide repertoire of music – evident from their history of sharing the stage with musicians like BB King, Kenny G and Def Leppard. Head down to the Hard Rock Café every Friday and Saturday from 10.30pm to watch how these grizzled rockers get down.
Push past these unmarked doors for the hottest drinks in town
Live music events
Over the Moon by Chanticleer
Let multi-Grammy award-winning Chanticleer pamper your eardrums with their new programme Over the Moon, written by internationally acclaimed Nico Muhly. Be serenaded by hits like ‘Moon River’ and ‘Fly Me to the Moon’. Exceptionally fervent fans can even join the group in a special choral workshop held earlier in the day. Bring along the score sheets available for download and sing your heart out with your vocal heroes. Concert tickets range from $48-$68, with limited concessions available for students, NSFs and seniors at $35-$55. Purchase here. Tickets to the Chanticleer choral workshop cost $20 and $15 for ticket holders to the concert. Purchase here.
To Paris with Love - A tribute to the music of Michel Legrand
Aurally indulge in the jazzy tunes of Singapore’s King of Swing Jeremy Monteiro and Hong Kong guitar hero Eugene Mao as they pay homage to the beloved Michel Legrand with an album and this special concert, complemented by The Oxley String Quartet and a guest appearance by Robert Fernando.
Stand for Something Tour 2015 with Circa Waves
Get your pampered Airwairs out and ready for some roughing up at this year’s Stand for Something Tour 2015, presented by Dr. Martens. This year’s headliners Circa Waves are well-known for their highly energetic shows with equally zealous crowds – no leather boots will be spared. Entry is free, but tickets are limited and to be collected here.
Club nights and DJ gigs
Deep house lovers rejoice – Norwegian DJ Finnebassen hits our shores for the first time to push Zouk’s subwoofers to their limits with his signature dirty...
New kid on the block Otto Jetman, better known by his moniker Otto Knows, took the world by storm with the insanely catchy dance anthem 'Million Voices' back...
Paradise Found: The White Rabbit’s Annual Halloween Bash
It’s all about nature and botanics at The White Rabbit’s annual Halloween bash, where all creatures of good, evil and everything in between are welcome. For...
The Witch Hunt
It’s nostalgia all around, as Zouk celebrates its last Halloween on Jiak Kim Street. Enter the witch’s lair in full costume and you'll get free and priority...
Best new bars and clubs
Sum Yi Tai
Leering at you from Boon Tat Street with its neon pink-lit lobby is three-storey dining and drinking complex Sum Yi Tai.
Vinyl tunes in a bar and lounge
Twenty-three taps on offer
On The Table
Craft beers at this Pasir Panjang café