10 Gigs and Parties to Go to This Week: June 24 to 30
Check out this week's must-see gigs, parties, and more.
Wednesday, June 24
Manila MKS Room: Food and the City
Where: A SPACE Manila, 1220 Legazpi Street, Legazpi Village, Makati City
Why you should go: The Manila MKS Room is a recorded event blending live performance and talks connecting art and social entrepreneurship. For this first event, they’re focusing on sustainable food. To give a swing to all the talks, they have also invited Ukelele Philippines Ensemble to perform live!
Other details: Event starts at 6 p.m. For more information, visit their Facebook event page.
Thursday, June 25
Where: Skull and Bones, UP Town Center, Katipunan Avenue, Diliman, Quezon City
Why you should go: For fresh grads, celebrate the success of conquering college with great music from graduating bands and awesome food! Catch live performances from Imelda, The Squibs, Mindless Pop, Rayf Panotes, Ourselves the Elves, plus a surprise band!
Other details: Gig starts at 9 p.m. Admission is free!
Where: Skye, Roofdeck, W High Street Building, 28th Street corner 11th Avenue, Bonifacio Global City
Why you should go: Skye is taking cabin crew nights to new heights this Thursday with Layover Thursdays, featuring DJ Mond Ortiz on the decks. Open bar for flight attendants from 10 p.m. to 11 p.m., just show you FA ID!
Other details: Party starts at 9 p.m. For reservations, contact 478-4284 or 0932-856-7593.
Friday, June 26
Black Kings Bazaar
Where: BKB Black Kings Bar, Unit 101 Westlife Building, 107 West Avenue, Quezon City
Why you should go: Musicians are also entrepreneurs! Let's support their businesses and their art on this grand night of music and craft. Performers and sellers include Silence Your Guilt, Reese Lansangan, Kampai, Cara Decenteceo, and more.
Other details: Bazaar starts at 5 p.m. For more information, contact Chantal at 0917-989-1369 or e-mail BlackKingsBazaar@gmail.com for inquiries.
Fresh Filter Volume 1 Grand Finale
Where: Cubao Expo, Socorro, Cubao, Quezon City
Why you should go: The Fresh Filter Volume 1 album tour concludes at Cubao Expo. Grab a copy of the limited edition vinyl record, and enjoy live performances by the entire vinyl lineup: A Problem Like Maria, Autotelic, B. P. Valenzuela, Bullet Dumas, Cheats, Flying Ipis, Library Kids, Moonwlk, Ourselves the Elves, Tandems '91, The Ransom Collective, and Yolanda Moon.
Other details: Gig starts at 9 p.m. Admission is free. The Fresh Filter Volume 1 vinyl will also be on sale for P1,499.
Friday, June 26
Titos These Days
Where: TodayXFuture, 7-T General Malvar Street, Araneta Center, Cubao, Quezon City
Why you should go: Music from the '70s to early '90s featuring Diego Mapa, Major Chie, Kikimachine, Homer, and your hosts, Kill Your Boyfriend, and James Van Gogh.
Other details: Party starts at 9 p.m. For more information, visit their Facebook event page.
Bull in the Heather: A Sonic Youth Tribute Night
Where: Mow’s Jazz Bar, Kowloon House Basement, 20 Matalino Street, Quezon City
Why you should go: A fan of Sonic Youth? Listen to renditions by Pastilan Dong, Musical O, Oh, Flamingo, The Gory Orgies, Yūrei, and Therapist.
Other details: Gig starts at 9 p.m. Entrance fee is P150, inclusive of one beer.
Saturday, June 27
Selecter FM with Caliph8
Where: Post Gallery PG, Cubao Expo, Socorro, Cubao, Quezon City
Why you should go: Sound artist Caliph8 will be spinning for this month's Selecter FM, playing records from different parts of the globe, from the '50s to the late '70s. Listen to Turkiish Psych, Swamp Blues, Pinoy Garage Rock,Polish Free Jazz, Kosmische, Folk, and Country music.
Other details: Program starts at 7 p.m. with booze and barbeque! For more information, visit their Facebook event page.
Featured Artists Night at Craft
Where: Craft Pub & Grill, Unit E The Fort Entertainment Complex, Bonifacio Global City
Why you should go: Come and enjoy an evening of great music as Radio Republic celebrates the live tunes of Pupil, Typecast, Earthmover, and Erectus.
Other details: Performances start at 9 p.m. Free entrance. For table reservations, contact 846-2649 or 887-6838.
Tuesday, June 30
Where: Conspiracy Bar and Garden Café, 59 Visayas Avenue, Quezon City
Why you should go: Go retro and jam with The Bugslife this Tuesday at Conspiracy Bar.
Other details: Gig starts at 9 p.m. For reservations or inquiries, contact 920-6517 or 453-2170.