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Get ready for The People’s Party 2012

By inSing.com EditorEvents - 22 December 2011 12:08 PM | Updated 12:24 PM

Get ready for The People’s Party 2012

Above: Clockwise from top right--Bombay Bicycle Club, The Jezabels and Metronomy

Always wanted to rock out at The People’s Party (TPP)? Well, UNTITLED Entertainment will finally be bringing the party to Singapore!

The People’s Party is a series of music performances that brings fresh, cutting edge music talents to Hong Kong, and now, it’s coming to Singapore.

Celebrate good music with awesome lineups from Europe to Australia to Asia, one day is never enough, so the much anticipated event is going to be held over two days at *SCAPE Playspace on January 14th and 15th come 2012.

Check out the awesome lineup that’s in store:

 

Metronomy (UK)

The electronic music group has entertained audiences with their amazing ‘Live’ performances throughtout the UK, Europe, America, Canada, and finally Singapore come 2012. Metronomy is known to have dance routines and light shows during their performances, including push lights that are stuck on to their chests. The four-piece band is sure to amaze you with their songs from their three albums with tracks like “Heartbreaker”, “Trick or Treatz” and “Everything Goes My Way”.

 

Bombay Bicycle Club (UK)

This British indie rock and folk band has been termed as “the hottest band from North London”. With tracks like “Always Like This”, “Dust on the Ground”, and “Shuffle”, the band is sure to spice things up at The People’s Party 2012!

 

The Naked and Famous (NZ)

The #1 Chart Toppers of New Zealand is coming to Singapore! The indie pop group has received six nominations at the New Zealand Music Awards 2011. With their addictive track “Young Blood”, it’s not ‘okay’ to miss their performance at TPP.

 

Unknown Mortal Orchestra (US/NZ)

With an ‘alien-beatnik pop’ tune titled ‘Ffunny Ffrends’ which was featured on music blogs worldwide, the indie pop group is far from being ‘unknown’. Established in 2010, the Unknown Mortal Orchestra will tickle your ear drums with their “sweet little dose of ear candy”.

 

The Jezabels (AUS)

Known to stun audiences wherever they play, The Jezabels are an indie pop-rock band that have risen to fame with their #1 album on the Australian iTunes chart in September 2010. With songs like “She’s so Hard” and “Mace Spray”, you are sure to move to their grooves. It will also be their first full tour of the region.

 

DP (HK)

Made up of only two people, one on the drums and another playing bass, this duo packs a punch. Known for their bearded appearance and rocking good music, and deemed as “city-destroying stuff in the best sense” by Channel [V], this Hong Kong based band is sure to give you a rockin’ good time.

 

Plain Sunset (SG)

The indie-rock four-piece band has been playing for 12 years, so ensuring that their audiences have a good time is guaranteed. With songs like “The River Song” and “Blank Faces”, you’re sure to knock yourselves out if you miss out on their act.

 

In Each Hand a Cutlass (SG)

Remember Amanda Ling? Alongside four others, they make up In Each Hand a Cutlass. Playing a spectrum of sounds from instrumental songs and post rock to ambient, they will be turning heads with their intoxicating sounds at the gig.

 

The Analog Girl (SG)

Named by TIME magazine as one of ‘5 Music Acts to watch in 2008’, this solo artist has played in New York, London and Paris. With dreamy, futuristic and electro-pop all rolled into one, it’s no wonder her track was used for a Nike Europe retail campaign in 2005.

With such a great line up, this festival is not to be missed. Get your tickets before they’re all snapped up.

 

The People’s Party happens on Jan 14-15 at SCAPE. Ticket sales are open now! Standard - S$108(One Day), S$178(Two Days).