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7 concerts to catch in Nov & Dec 2014

By inSing EditorEvents - 17 November 2014 12:00 PM | Updated 19 November 2014

7 concerts to catch in Nov & Dec 2014

From Mando-pop and pop-punk to psychedelic rock and funk, November and December will see a host of concerts before we cap the New Year with a bang. 

Here are our picks of what to catch:


Chvrches


Glaswegian synthpop trio Chrvches make their return to Singapore this week after a rousing set earlier this year at Laneway Singapore. Get ready to be mesmerized by Lauren Mayberry’s sweet voice.

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21 Nov | Time: 8pm |Venue: The Coliseum, Hard Rock Hotel Singapore | Tickets: $88-120 from eventclique

 

Hoobastank


Let American rock band Hoobastank be ‘the reason’ to blow $118 this 30 November. Expect to hear hits ‘Crawling In The Dark’, ‘Same Direction’, ‘Remember Me’ and ‘The Reason’ as well as songs from their latest album ‘Fight of Flight’.

30 Nov | Time: 8pm |Venue: The Coliseum, Hard Rock Hotel Singapore | Tickets: $78-188 from Peatix

 

The Flaming Lips


Legendary psychedelic band The Flaming Lips returns to Singapore for another head-trip. Catch Wayne Coyne and gang, named as one of Q magazine's '50 bands to see before you die' as they play their blend of rock. The three-time Grammy winners recently released ‘With A Little Help From My Fwends', a tribute album to the classic Beatles record, ‘Sergeant Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band featuring Miley Cyrus, Tegan & Sara and Moby. Electro-dance trio Jagwar Ma will open for the band.

1 December | Time: 8pm | Venue: The Coliseum, Hard Rock Hotel Singapore | Tickets: $98-120 from eventclique

 

Yellowcard 


Known for hits ‘Ocean Avenue’, Only One’ and ‘Lights and Sounds’, pop-punk band Yellowcard returns to Singapore for a gig at The Coliseum. The band will also promote their seventh studio album ‘Lift A Sail’. 

10 Dec | Time: 8pm |Venue: The Coliseum, Hard Rock Hotel Singapore | Tickets: $68-98 from Peatix

 

Tenacious D 


Comedy/rock duo Jack Black and Kyle Gass will bring their Pick of Destiny to Singapore for a one-night gig.  Also known as ‘The Greatest Band In The World’, the duo are set to deliver their brand of comedy-tinged theatrical rock to Singapore for the first time. 

2 Dec | Time: 8pm |Venue: The Coliseum, Hard Rock Hotel Singapore | Tickets: $98-120 from eventclique


Syed Ahmad



Having played in bands like The Stoned Revival and Tiramisu, homegrown singer-songwriter Syed Ahmad, will be showcasing heartfelt writings from his new work, 'Deep Soul Brotha', a collection of soulful melodies tinged with Afro-Brazilian influences.

12 Dec | Time: 9.30pm | Venue: Recital Studio, Esplanade -- Theatres on The Bay | Tickets: $25 from Sistic

 

Jay Chou


Taiwanese pop superstar Jay Chou returns to Singapore this December for his long awaited Opus 2 Jay concert. The Mando-pop king has performed sold out concerts in Singapore, and is definitely no stranger to fans

Dec 27 | Time: 8pm | Venue: National Stadium, Singapore Sports Hub | Tickets: $108-338 from sportshubtix