10 Gigs and Parties to Go to This Week: August 31 to September 6
This week's must-see gigs, parties, events.
Wednesday, August 31
Why you should go: Surrender to the allure of the dance floor. Party with House Manila and Key Bar’s guest and resident DJs and own the night.
Other details: Be there by 9 p.m. For inquiries and table reservations, contact 0915-965-7715 or 0916-638-7666.
Thursday, September 1
Why you should go: Introducing the new night that will take hip-hop, bass, and trap to new heights. This night will be featuring live international and local artists! This Thursday will be the grand launch with SNRG kicking things off on September 1st!
Other details: Be there by 10 p.m. For VIP table reservations, contact 0917-381-3398 or email ChaosTableReservations@cod-manila.com.
Friday, September 2
Why you should go: It’s your time to shine and sing the songs of '90s boy bands at the first open mic night of Chilkoot Café! Song list will be uploaded beforehand so stay tuned.
Other details: Singing starts 7 p.m. Free entrance!
Why you should go: They’re not saying goodbye, but rather they're saying hello and welcome as Mic Drop Productions gives you its first ever gig in collaboration with Docdef Productions, Red Ninja Production, and We Are The Underdogs Production. Featuring performances by I Belong to the Zoo, TheSunManager, Reese Lansangan, Autotelic, MilesExperience, The Espasouls, Sud, Tom's Story, Lions and Acrobats.
Other details: Doors open 8 p.m. Entrance fee P200, inclusive of a free drink.
Saturday, September 3
Why you should go: Sikuna is a Collaborative Arts Festival happening that marks the start of the second season of Para Sa Sining, happening from September 2016 to May 2017. The festival name merges together the words 'sining' (art) and 'kuna' (cradle). Sikuna is an arts cradle that protects traditional genres and births new art. Different art forms and genres are celebrated throughout the full-day event.
Other details: Gates open 10 a.m. Tickets cost P495 to P695.
Why you should go: Celebrate conscious living through yoga, art, food, and music! Rock n Flow to a class by Teachers Shinead King and Alberto Tafoya to the beats of DJ Katsy Lee. Become AcroMonkeys with Acroyoga Manila for an acrobatic jam session to the live percussions of LikeAnimals and yoga-inspired live art by Jappy Agoncillo and Kara Pangilinan. And of course the Yoga Pool Party will not conclude without a splash! Everyone is invited to jump in and cool off at the pool after a long and fun filled day!
Other details: Event starts 10 a.m. Tickets at P950.
Why you should go: These hard-hitting bands will be welcoming The Riot Act’s new EP entitled Mono-Radyo! Listen to Chicosci, Choi, Flying Ipis, Give Chance to Run, Lions and Acrobats, Mayonnaise, and Valley of Chrome.
Other details: Doors open 8 p.m. P200 entrance, inclusive of a free drink and P200 for The Riot Act CD.
Why you should go: Better charge up during the day because when the night of September 3rd falls, get ready to dance all night to duo Glow In The Dark! A mix of Dutch pop, hip-hop and dance music will be making you whip out those neon lights and party until morning!
Other details: Be there by 10 p.m. For VIP table reservations, contact 0917-381-3398 or e-mail ChaosTableReservations@cod-manila.com.
Why you should go: TIME in Manila is fast approaching its fifth year anniversary and to thank their guests, they're bringing Cevin Fisher for this week's Deep Dark Dirty session. He will be joined by Owens Sun (Movement) and TIME residents Alinep, Martin Lugtu, Pav Parrotte, Raphael Carbonell, and Br3akingsilence and guests (TBA) on the roof deck.
Other details: Doors open 11 p.m. and free entrance until 1 a.m.
Tuesday, September 6
Why you should go: Throw yourself back to the good ol' days of Disco, '90s and early 2000's music! It's sure to bring you in time!
Other details: Be there by 9 p.m. For table reservations, contact 478-4284 or 0932-856-5793.