Gigs in October: Reza Salleh, N.B.S. and The Shanghai Sisters


By BURO 247 Malaysia

Bruno Major's show may be sold out, but there are still plenty of gigs you can catch this month:

5 & 6 October (Fri & Sat), Reza Salleh @ Alexis Bistro, Ampang

Kick off the first weekend of October on the right note with an intimate acoustic set by Reza Salleh. The singer-songwriter will be performing his originals, backed by some familiar faces in the local gig circuit, namely Irena Taib on electric guitar, Savy Ho on violin and Zalila Lee on percussion.

For enquiries and reservations, call 03-4260 2288.

5 - 7 October (Fri - Sun), The Shanghai Sisters @ Bobo KL

Or if you'd prefer some good old golden tunes, join Janet, Winnie and May a.k.a. The Shanghai Sisters and WVC-Malaysian Jazz Ensemble as they deliver a heady mix of Old Shanghai, Grand Malaya and Romantic Hollywood at Bobo.

There will be a RM60 cover charge (for non-Bobo diners). For more information, visit the event page.

6 October (Sat), Wine & Disco Lovers Night @ fono, The Zhongshan Building

Lovers of wine, cheese and disco rejoice! Here comes a night that combines all three of your loves under one roof. Enjoy three hours of free flow wine from Pernod Ricard, delicious Emborg cheese and groove all night long to music by Stuffa & Rupert.

Entry is priced at RM150. For more information, visit the event page.

6 & 7 October (Sat & Sun), National Geographic: Symphony For Our World @ Dewan Filharmonik Petronas

Bleeding Fingers Music's original symphony our planet will be performed by the Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra and Malaysian Institute of Art's Mixed Voices Choir, accompanied by National Geographic's breath-taking footage of all the wonders and beauty of Earth for an incredible multimedia symphonic experience.

For ticketing and more information, visit the website.

7 October (Sunday), Il Divo Presents 'Timeless' @ Arena of Stars, Genting

The classical crossover quartet that stole the world's hearts with 'Regresa a mí' is set to serenade fans with music from their latest album, Timeless. The latest release includes covers of classics from then and now, including a Spanish version of Adele's 'Hello', and 'Love Me Tender' by Elvis Presley.

For ticketing and more information, visit the website.

10 October (Wed), Beverly Matujal and Fabian Mark Peter @ Merdekarya

Catch two talented folk-pop singer-songwriters (and more in the pre-show open mic) in one night in this edition of Merdekarya Matches. Beverly Matujal and Fabian Mark Peter will melt away your mid-week blues with their heartfelt acoustic tunes.

For more information, visit the website.

12 October (Fri), Stereo Hearts: Deepset, The Metaphor, Vials @ Live Fact, The Strand

Live Fact experiments with live mixing with Stereo Hearts, a project conceived by sound engineer Faizal Shahrin a.k.a. Mamak featuring live performances by Deepset, The Metaphor and Vials.

For more information, visit the event page.

16 October (Tues), Lawalah Vets Tour @ The Bee, Publika

Did you know local hip-hop collective Lawalah Familia collaborated with Boston rap duo N.B.S. (Natural Born Spitters) on an EP? Well now that you do, head on down to The Bee later this month for the KL leg of the Lawalah Vets (also the name of the EP) tour. N.B.S. will headline the show, along with Lawalah Familia, Ruffneck Clique, Karmal and G Town Guerillaz.

For more information, visit the event page.

19 October (Fri), Bil Musa: Change of Colour showcase @ The Bee, Publika

Bil Musa is on the rise. If you have caught her previous live sets that left you wanting more, this is one you don't want to miss. Let Bil charm you with music from her debut EP and Young Adults album, along with some fresh unreleased songs.

Tickets will be sold at the door. For more information, visit the event page.

27 October (Sat), Raising The Bar: RAPtober @ The Bee, Publika

If you live for hard-hitting beats and fly verses, put this in your calendar. Hosted by Jin Hackman and Dan $hiv, rappers in the evening's line-up include Ical Mosh, B-Heart, Chronicalz, Lil J, $an, & and Kayczar.

For ticketing and more information, visit the website.

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