Check out this week’s must-see gigs, parties, events, and more!
Wednesday, June 5
John Dahlback Live in Republiq
Where: Republiq, Second Level, Newport Mall, Resorts World Manila
Why you should go: You don’t need to go to Vegas or Ibiza to catch this sought-after Swedish house music producer and DJ! Join Republiq and guest DJ John Dahlback for a fourth of July special!
Other details: For table reservations, please call +63917 550 8888
NU 107 Stripped @ Route 196
Where: Route 196, 196-A Katipunan Avenue Extension, Blue Ridge A, Quezon City
Why you should go: NU 107 comes alive again with acoustic and toned down sets from your favorite NU 107 crew: Francis Reyes, Gelo Legasca, Trish Cabral, Zach Lucero. Ph150 gets you in with 1 free drink.
Other details: For inquiries call 4391972 (3pm onwards only) or email email@example.com
Markki Stroem in Soul Nite
Where: 7th High Apex Lounge at 7th Avenue Bonifacio Global City, Taguig
Why you should go: Markki Stroem redefines jazz with his cool and soulful voice. There’s also a buy-one-take-one promo on all alcoholic drinks from 6 to 9 p.m.
Other details: For inquiries and table reservations, please contact 0917 585 2164 or 856 1786
Kandy Crush Night: The KC Santi and KC Tan Birthday Bonanza
Where: Prive, the Fort Strip in Bonifacio Global City
Why you should go: This is your chance to dress up and bring to life your fantasy of living in Candy Crush land! Plus it’s the birthday bash of two of today’s hottest DJs so expect some sick beats.
Friday, June 7
For The Youth (Love your Music, Love your Books)
Where: Autonomy Music Bar & Resto 431 Maria Clara St., corner Barangka Drive, Brgy. Plainview Mandaluyong City
Why you should go: How often do you see rival universities unite for the common love of music? Featuring school bands from UP, DLSU, UST, FEU, Benilde, JRU, AdU, Mapua, Don Bosco, and more!
Other details: Show starts 7pm sharp so don’t be late!
Friday, June 7
Switch - First Major Concert of 6 Cyclemind and Callalily
Where: Music Museum, Greenhills, San Juan City
Why you should go: Tickets range from P1,100 - P2,200 but for the price of these two class acts, it’s well worth the price!
Other details: Show starts 8 p.m. Tickets available online at ticketworld.com.ph
Saturday, June 8
Christafari One Love in Kapitolyo
Where: Amphitheatre Kapitolyo, Pasig City
Why you should go: Christian reggae band Christafari visits the Philippines for a one-night-only FREE concert. Did we mention it’s for free?
Other details: Show starts 6 p.m. Contact 09178627335 for more details.
Rated e-Xcess: Back To School Party
Where: Excess Superclub, 62 Timog Avenue, Quezon City
Why you should go: Beat the back-to-school blues with performances from Abra (Fliptop), Nomer "Mind Master" Lasala, X-Girls Dancers, celebrity surprise guests, and more! There’s also a buy-one-take-one promo on San Mig Light from 10 p.m. to 12 a.m. Don’t forget the booty shake contest!
Spartacus Fight Night
Where: B-Side at The Collective, Malugay St., Makati City
Why you should go: It will literally be a kick-ass show featuring bands from Brgy. Tibay, and fighters from Spartacus Fitness and Martial Arts
Other details: Tickets at P500
Tuesday, June 11
Where: B-Side and The Courtyard, The Collective, Malugay St., Makati City
Why you should go: 24 artists, 18 genres, 3 island groups, 2 stages, 1 location. This night promises to be a celebration of creative independence with performances by Autoletic, The Strangeness, Your Imaginary Friends, The Strange Creatures, tide/edit, and more!
Other details: Tickets sold at the entrance at P200 per head