From Vinyl bars to Candlelight Concerts, Singapore has a vibrant music scene that has something for every kind of music lover. Whether you enjoy chilled background music to accompany your drinks, or loud reggaeton to keep you dancing, we have compiled a list of things to do for music lovers in Singapore.
1. Le Noir
Located at the iconic Marina Bay Sands, Le Noir is Singapore’s premier live music destination. Monday to Friday the live music starts at 7:15 PM and Saturday and Sunday it starts at 4:15 pm. With a varied lineup every night guests can expect something new with each visit, and enjoy all the talent that the Singapore music scene has to offer.
Enjoy exceptionally-talented musicians at a wide-ranging selection of Candlelight concerts all year round. Held in some of the most iconic venues in Singapore, these candlelit performances are an incredible way to enjoy classical music. From Hans Zimmer’s famous film scores to ABBA’s catchy hits, there is a Candlelight concert for every kind of music lover.
3. Vertigo 26
This cocktail bar should be on any music lover’s radar. With an in-house music director making sure that guests listen to only the best, you can look forward to hearing some of the most celebrated vinyl records played through a vintage JBL S2600 speakers system. Enjoy premium craft cocktails while going on a musical journey for the night.
4. Cool Cats
Cool Cats is a swanky cocktail lounge on Beach Road, where sophisticated tippling and premium entertainment coexist. The intimate table settings and mood lighting create the perfect setting for an evening of fun and music. From 8pm on Wednesdays and weekends, guests will be able to enjoy a wide range of musical performances while also indulging in food and drinks from the restaurant menu.
Experience the ultimate intimate evening at this enchanting cocktail bar and jazz lounge. Guests at Maduro are treated to incredible live performances that grace the stage every Friday and Saturday at the Whisky bar. Enjoy the music while savouring one of their nine signature cocktails, each inspired by the golden age of music.
Enjoy some of the biggest names in music at The Star Theatre. This performance venue offers an extensive lineup of local and international acts to keep you entertained throughout the year. From mesmerizing solo artists to legendary bands, from emerging talents to world-renowned superstars, you’ll find an impressive range of performances to choose from.
7. Yin Bar
Unwind under the stars while enjoying dinner and a live show at Yin At The Riverhouse. This bustling alfresco bar situated by the Singapore River, is a great venue for a relaxed evening out. Vibe to live music all week long with a variety of delicious Asian Tapas and Bespoke Cocktails
Esplanade is one of the busiest arts centres in the world and since opening in 2002 has presented more than 53,000 performances and activities. From tribute acts to local and international talents, the Espalande always has an extensive lineup of musical performances to enjoy in Singapore.
If you’re a fan of piano, renowned Singaporean artist Michelle SgP, is gearing up for an electrifying concert to celebrate the upcoming launch of her highly anticipated new album, “YOLO”. The album launch will take place over 2 nights, July 20-21, and will be held in the Esplanade’s Recital Studio. The performance will feature the new songs from her album, alongside other musical performers
While in many establishments music is often an afterthought, Offtrack has music as its central focus. This cocktail bar has created a top-notch listening experience for patrons, with a carefully designed sound system and a classy interior. The music programming focuses on providing local and regional DJs and record collectors with the opportunity to curate music that doesn’t normally get played in a traditional club or pub setting.
10. Cuba Libre
With daily live music and DJs, Cuba Libre is worth the visit if you’re a Latin music lover looking to dance! Enjoy epic performances by Singapore’s top 40 bands Stereofly and Adrenalina and stay out late with a vibrant mix of reggaeton of Latin party music with DJ Boi Kay.
Timbre was established to create a platform for upcoming Singapore musicians. Now, with nightly live music at Timbre’s 4 live-music venues, local musicians and bands have regular opportunities to perform and grow their audiences. View the lineup on their website and enjoy an incredible performance while also supporting the local music scene.