This August 9, we will be celebrating Singapore’s 46th year of independence.
With patriotism and fun being the main focus of the day, one certainly has a vast array of options at hand when it comes to celebrating our nation’s birthday with plenty of song and dance.
Enjoy the long holiday (if you’ve taken extended time off) and the events and parties that showcase local talent and the indie spirit. Here's where you should be when history got made.
Club Soul hosts its first Love Red Parade on August 7.This exclusive party, organised by People's Association Youth Movement (PAYM), feature a six-hours DJ Set with Asia's most promising acts, helmed by our Godfather of Hip Hop, Sheikh Haikel.
Mosey off to the Helipad on National Day eve (Aug 8) as party rock duo The Cereal Killershold court. Get the NDP party started with the pair’s brand of heart-stopping music: From milk curdling electro mash ups to brain busting indie songs while throwing in insane and unexpected genres that no one else would dare to.
Live music hangout TAB puts away the guitars, bass and drums on August 8 as they host the groovy-licious F. Vodka White Party. Patriotic fashionistas should boogie on down to the club as Singapore's first female DJ duo, Two Face and TAB resident DJ Bake'D with spin some tunes. Two Face will be spinning tunes greatly influenced by artists like Yelle, The Ting Tings, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Crookers, Uffie, tiga, Stars, Princess superstar, MGMT etc. while DJ Bake'D will be spinning old skool hip-hop and R&B.
Wend your way down to Sentosa this August 9 for Tanjong Beach Club’s Majulah Massive. DJs Brendon P, Has and KFC will give their very own 21-gun salute of sorts featuring a barrage of funky beats and bleeps.
It seems that Lady Gaga never left Singapore. You might just spot her at Kinki this August 8 for Chef GAGA and Attack of the FUNPACKS. Rooftop hangout Kinki goes gaga on National Day eve and the best punter to channel his inner Gaga will get a complimentary bottle of Moet & Chandon Imperial! DJ Paul Silver provides the beats. Get on the guest list by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
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