JUDAS PRIEST FIREPOWER WORLD TOUR WITH SPECIAL GUESTS BABYMETAL
While a lot of their friends are gone, metallic pioneers Judas Priest are nonetheless going robust since first forming in 1969. The leather-clad British band, led by inimitable 67-year-old frontman Rob Halford, return to Singapore after final enjoying right here in 2012. Rather than simply banking on basic metallic anthems akin to Breaking The Law (1980), Turbo Lover (1986) and Painkiller (1990), the band are armed with new materials. They launched their 18th album, Firepower, earlier this 12 months. It peaked at No. 5 in Billboard, the band’s highest place within the mainstream United States charts. Opening the present are Babymetal, the Japanese band identified for taking part in a particular model of “kawaii metal”.
WHERE: Zepp @ Big Box, 1 Venture Avenue MRT: Jurong East WHEN: Tuesday, 8pm ADMISSION: $118 and $158 from Sistic (name 6348-5555 or go to www.sistic.com.sg)
THE WEEKND LIVE IN SINGAPORE 2018
Canadian singer The Weeknd, feted each commercially and artistically, is an artist whose mix of R&B, pop and electronica sounds has earned him awards and chart-topping singles and albums. The singer, songwriter and producer has gained three Grammy Awards, together with two Best Urban Contemporary Album gongs for Beauty Behind The Madness (2015) and Starboy (2018). He launched an EP, My Dear Melancholy, earlier this 12 months, his third No. 1 on the Billboard album charts.
WHERE: Singapore Indoor Stadium, 2 Stadium Walk MRT: Stadium WHEN: Wednesday, 8pm ADMISSION: $118 to $308 from SportsHubTix (name 3158-7888 or go to www.sportshubtix.sg), Singapore Indoor Stadium field workplace, all SingPost retailers, The Star Performing Arts Centre field workplace and Scotts Square concierge desk
AN INTIMATE EVENING WITH RACHAEL YAMAGATA
American singer-songwriter Rachael Yamagata isn’t any stranger to Singapore, having carried out right here nearly yearly within the final decade. She will probably be again, this time with new songs off her newest EP, Porch Songs, launched final month. The New York-based singer is thought for her intimate supply and her soul-baring songs may be found in 4 albums and 6 EPs in addition to within the soundtracks of movies and tv reveals akin to sitcom How I Met Your Mother (2005 to 2014) and romantic drama Dear John (2010).
WHERE: Esplanade Annexe Studio, 1 Esplanade Drive MRT: Esplanade WHEN: Tomorrow, 7pm ADMISSION: $98 to $218 from Sistic
SAM & TAM HAPPY TOGETHER WORLD TOUR SINGAPORE
For the primary time in Singapore, Hong Kong leisure veterans Alan Tam and Sam Hui are staging a concert collectively. The present is a part of the Cantopop stars’ sequence of in style concert events in Hong Kong up to now 12 months dubbed Happy Together. With songs spanning 5 many years, the pair will probably be singing duets in addition to a collection of one another’s most well-known tunes.
WHERE: Singapore Indoor Stadium, 2 Stadium Walk MRT: Stadium WHEN: Tomorrow, 8pm ADMISSION: $98 to $248 from SportsHubTix and Apactix (go to www.apactix.com)