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Quick Beats: Events for July 2019

The advent of live performances is back! Our events for July features a range of concerts – from beloved K-pop artists to live covers of your favourite old school rock bands – and art acts such as Aladdin and Kurios by Cirque du Soleil.

6 July – Tiger District Party

July Quick Beats - Tiger District Party

For one night only, Tiger is inviting the community to uncage their local pride at the Tiger District Party. Singaporeans can head down to Bugis to indulge in iconic dishes prepared by our beloved local chefs. From Wanton Mee to Hakka Bowls, district favourites including Nam Seng Wanton Mee, Ah Lock Tofu and Munchi Delights will prepare signature local dishes that pair perfectly with the 20 limited-edition Tiger district bottles at the district party.

Date: 6 July 2019 (Saturday)
Time: 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Venue: BUNKERBUNKER!!, 120A Prinsep Street, Singapore 187937
Admission is free. For more information, visit https://tigerbeer.com.sg/born-in-singapore/

6 July to 4 August – Kurios by Cirque du Soleil

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Martin Girard / shootstudio.ca Costumes: Philippe Guillotel © 2014 Cirque du Soleil

Capture the artistry and creativity of the all-new, awe-inspiring production Kurios – Cabinet of Curiosities by Cirque du Soleil. Set in an alternate yet familiar past, in a place where wonders abound for those who trust their imagination, a Seeker discovers that to glimpse the marvels that lie just below the surface, he must first learn to close his eyes. In his larger-than-life curio cabinet, the Seeker is convinced that there exists a hidden world – a place where the craziest ideas and the grandest dreams await.

Date: 6 July (Saturday) to 4 August 2019 (Sunday)
Venue: Under the white-and-grey Big Top on Bayfront Avenue, Next to Marina Bay Sands
Ticket prices start at SG$95. For more information, visit https://www.sistic.com.sg/events/kurios0819

13 July – TWICE World Tour 2019: ‘TWICELIGHTS In Singapore

July Quick Beats - TWICE

Having performed a two-time massive successful concert in Singapore, one of K-pop’s hottest girl groups, TWICE, is back again with their third world tour TWICELIGHTS. Fans will be in for a treat with a fantastic production for the show that includes brand-new stage setup, spectacular visual effects and an impressive sound system! TWICELIGHTS will also showcase the unique personalities and charms of all nine members.

Date: 13 July 2019 (Saturday)
Time: 5:00 pm
Venue: Singapore Indoor Stadium
Ticket prices start at SG$168. For more information, visit https://www.sportshub.com.sg/TWICE2019

14 July – Jesse McCartney: The Resolution Tour

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American heart-throb Jesse McCartney brings The Resolution Tour as his first-ever live performance in Singapore! In just six years from his debut, Jesse McCartney chalked up a whopping 8 Top 40 Billboard Pop Hits in 3 albums, which included the Number 1 single Leavin’ and Beautiful Soul. Jesse’s latest single Wasted quickly hit the 1 million mark on YouTube within weeks of its release and charted Top 5 on US iTunes.

Date: 14 July 2019 (Sunday)
Time: 8:00 pm
Venue: Gateway Theatre, 3615 Jalan Bukit Merah, Singapore 159461
Ticket prices start at SG$108. For more information, visit https://www.apactix.com/events/detail/jessemccartney-2019

17 July – Bazzi Live in Singapore

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Pop music’s latest sensation Bazzi will be performing his first ever solo concert in Singapore! A naturally-gifted performer, the 21-year-old Michigan-born Lebanese-American star learnt to play the Arabic oud and acoustic guitar at the age of six. Drawing music influences ranging from Justin Timberlake and Bryson Tiller to Duran Duran and Guns N’Roses, Bazzi said in a press release, “I hope people listen to my music and leave with that good energy. The goal is for them to feel sexy and confident as they blare it with their windows down. It’s like a trip.”

Date: 17 July 2019 (Wednesday)
Time: 8:00 pm
Venue: The Star Performing Arts Centre, 1 Vista Exchange Green, #04-01, Singapore 138617
Ticket prices start at SG$78. For more information, visit https://www.apactix.com/events/detail/bazzi-live-in-singapore-2019

20 July – EmoFest Singapore

July Quick Beats - Fall For Hope
Fall For Hope is one of the bands performing at EmoFest Singapore.

Akin to EmoNight, EmoFest will showcase eight bands, each performing as their favourite emo scene band. This event will be a throwback for those who grew up listening to bands like Yellowcard, Taking Back Sunday, Senses Fail and My Chemical Romance. Each band will play a 40-minute set paying homage to a particular artist. In Vans Warped Tour style, the schedule will only be decided on the morning of the gig. The profits from ticket sales will be donated to charities nominated by each band.

Date: 29 July 2019 (Saturday)
Time: 3:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Venue: Decline Studios, 37 Lorong 23 Geylang, Singapore 388371
Ticket prices start at SG$15. For more information, visit https://www.eventbrite.sg/e/emofest-tickets-61722155629

20 July – NCT 127 WORLD TOUR ‘NEO CITY: SINGAPORE – The Origin

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K-pop sensation NCT 127 will be taking Singapore by storm with their first world tour – NCT 127 WORLD TOUR ‘NEO CITY – marking the group’s first official concert tour in Singapore. The group kicked off their world tour from Seoul on 26 and 27 January earlier this year in front of a 24,000 strong crowd, where they performed popular tracks like ‘Fire Truck’, ‘Limitless’, ‘Cherry Bomb’, ‘Regular’ and ‘Simon Says’.

Date: 20 July 2019 (Saturday)
Time: 5:00 pm
Venue: Singapore Indoor Stadium, 2 Stadium Walk, Singapore 397691
Ticket prices start at SG$168. For more information, visit https://www.sportshub.com.sg/NCT127

21 July to 1 September – Aladdin

July Quick Beats - Aladdin

The Broadway sensation Aladdin will make its Singapore premiere at Marina Bay Sands, marking its first and only stop in Asia. Aladdin, adapted from the Disney film and centuries-old folktales including “One Thousand and One Nights,” is brought to fresh theatrical life in this bold new musical. Aladdin’s journey sweeps audiences into an exotic world of daring adventure, classic comedy and a timeless romance.

Date: 21 July (Sunday) to 1 September 2019 (Sunday)
Venue: Sands Theatre at Marina Bay Sands, 10 Bayfront Avenue, Singapore 018956
Ticket prices start at SG$68. For more information, visit https://www.sistic.com.sg/events/aladdin0919

24 July – Russ Live in Singapore

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Up-and-coming rapper, singer, songwriter and producer, Russ Vitale is set to make his first ever debut performance in Singapore! During the 2010s, Russ emerged from the Atlanta-area underground with dozens of independent singles and albums, all of which were made freely available as downloads. Inspired by 50 Cent and Eminem, as well as the classic rock he absorbed as a youngster, the New Jersey-born Russ gradually learned to play several instruments, including the guitar, which was taught to him by his father.

Date: 24 July 2019 (Wednesday)
Time: 8:00 pm
Venue: Zouk Singapore, 3C River Valley Road, The Cannery, Singapore 179022
Ticket prices start at SG$138. For more information, visit https://www.sistic.com.sg/events/cruss0719

25 July – Death Cab for Cutie

July Quick Beats - Death Cab For Cutie

After more than a decade, Grammy-nominated indie rock darlings, Death Cab for Cutie, return to Esplanade for their sold-out concert for one night only. Expect to be treated to familiar favourites as well as hits from their latest album Thank You For Today. Rising from a side project and becoming one of the most exciting groups to emerge from the indie rock scene in the 2000s, the band has been nominated for eight Grammy Awards, including ‘Best Rock Album’ for their 2015 album Kintsugi.

Date: 25 July 2019 (Thursday)
Time: 8:00 pm
Venue: Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay, 1 Esplanade Drive, Singapore 038981

Visuals courtesy of Tiger Beer SG, Cirque du Soleil, Live Nation Singapore, Mode Productions, Hype Records, EmoFest 2019, One Production, James Green, LAMC Productions and Eliot Lee Hazel.

Deepa d/o Chevi Vadivelu

Animal and music lover, bookworm and movie enthusiast. #blackismyhappycolour

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