10 Gigs and Parties to Go to This Week: July 22 to 28
Check out this week's must-see gigs, parties, events.
Wednesday, July 22
Twice to Beat Night
Where: 19 East, KM 19 East Service Road, Sucat, Muntinlupa City
Why you should go: Listen to stripped down versions of hits from popular bands and artists themselves! Sponge Cola, Karylle, Ebe Dancel, and Lunar Lights go acoustic this Wednesday at 19 East.
Other details: Performances start at 8 p.m. Entrance fee is P400.
Where: saGuijo Café + Bar, 7612 Guijo Street, San Antonio Village, Makati City
Why you should go: It’s the midweek and if you’re looking for a place to chill out, saGuijo is the place to be. Listen to longer-than-usual sets from Pupil, Brigada, Domino, and Glen Coco.
Other details: Gig starts at 9 p.m. Get in for P250, inclusive of one drink.
Thursday, July 23
Passion Pit Tribute Night
Where: Route 196, 196-A Katipunan Avenue Extension, Blue Ridge A, Quezon City
Why you should go: Passion Pit is coming to Manila and what can be more exciting than a fan party? A pair of tickets will be given away to lucky attendees! You can also catch the best local independent acts in the scene as they celebrate the music of Passion Pit: CRWN, No Rome, Tarsius, Autotelic, A Problem Like Maria, The Strange Creatures, and Ourselves the Elves. Tickets to the concert will also be sold at the venue.
Other details: Fan party starts at 8 p.m. Get in for P200, inclusive of one drink.
The House of Hip Hop and RnB
Where: Imperial Ice Bar at the Fort Strip, Bonifacio Global City
Why you should go: Imperial launches a new Thursday night for all those who love hip hop and RnB. Celebrate this new night, together with eight DJs and one MC. It’s going to be hip hop and RnB all night long!
Other details: Doors open at 9 p.m. For table reservations, contact 0917-542-8831
Friday, July 24
Where: Tago Jazz Café, 14 Justice Lourdes Paredes San Diego Avenue corner Real Avenue, Cubao, Quezon City
Why you should go: Are you an aspiring acoustic singer? Try your luck and practice your performing skills this Friday!
Other details: Gig starts at 8 p.m. No cover charge!
Friday, July 24
Galantis at Chaos
Where: Chaos at the City of Dreams Manila, Roxas Boulevard, Parañaque City
Why you should go: Friends Christian Karlsson and Linus Eklöw also known as Galantis will be the cause of mayhem this Friday. Party with this EDM duo as they perform their smash hits Smile, You, and tracks from their newest album.
Other details: Be there by 10 p.m. For VIP table reservations, contact 0917-381-3398 or e-mail ChaosTableReservations@cod-manila.com.
Saturday, July 25
Inspire Every Day
Where: Ayala Museum, Makati Avenue corner Dela Rosa Street, Greenbelt Park, Makati City
Why you should go: Not only do you get free admission to all their galleries, there will also be special activities from Valerie Chua, Armi Millare, Team Manila, Leeroy New, and many more. There will also be performances from the Manila Symphony Orchestra and The Tago Jazz Artists!
Other details: Museum opens at 9 a.m. Free entrance!
Intramuros Rising 3: OPM Weekend
Where: Plaza Moriones, Fort Santiago Intramuros, Manila
Why you should go: Celebrate OPM within the walls of Intramuros. There will be music, poetry, and live art all in one place, with performances by Autotelic, Ian Penn, Demi, Death by Elephant, Motto Stella, Caffeine and Taurine, Shutter LIFE, A Series of Fractions, Run Dorothy, Halik ni Gringo, White Wall Poetry, Words Anonymous, and more.
Other details: Event starts at 4 p.m. Entrance is P250.
Sushi Disco Night
Where: Buddha-Bar Manila, Picar Place, Kalayaan Avenue, Makati City
Why you should go: Dance to the music of '70s, '80s, and early '90s with best DJs in the Metro while you dine at Buddha-Bar Manila with their Eat-All-You-Can Sushi Creations for only P599 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. and two for the price of one on selected sushi creations from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. You can also get five bottles of local beer at P499 from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Other details: Be there by 6 p.m. This event is open to everyone. No cover charge.
Tuesday, July 28
Where: Exklusiv Nightclub, 1917 Adriatico Street, Malate, Manila
Why you should go: Open format music by Exklusiv guest and house DJs every Tuesday. There is also a free welcome drink for all the ladies. College students get discounts upon showing of ID.
Other details: Gates open at 10 p.m. No door charge and no table charge! For reservations, contact 0916-277-5555 or 0905-280-2903.