Moving on in June, arts, theatre, comedy, live music, clubs, DJ nights are ON this weekend. Be Supportive. Be careful. Be Alert, Be Kind. Stay Safe and enjoy. Be mindful of all SOPs in place. Enjoy the music and have a safe week ahead.
This weekend at Bobo KL, after 4 years, Malaysia’s queen of pop Ning Baizura returns to the Bobo stage for 4 fabulous nights from 23 to 26 June 2022. A dynamic vocalist and award-winning songwriter, with hits like "Curiga", "Awan yang Terpilu" and "Selagi ada Cinta", Ning will give you all the feels you need. Last few tickets were available last time we checked. So hurry, this is not to be missed.
BoboKL has Music All Week Long featuring ‘Soloists in Residence’. Come with friends for casual fun and good music. Weekend Headliners perform Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays.
This month: Tuesday showcases finger guitarist Hady Afro returning to Bobo KL for the month of June. Wednesdays, as always, see the veteran David Gomes on piano and vocals, while Sundays see Eddie Zachariah on piano and vocals.
Reservations required. WhatsApp +6017-390 5945. Visit cloudtix.co/bobokl for tickets to shows available and https://www.facebook.com/BoboKualaLumpur for details and SOPs. Bobo is at 65-2, Jalan Bangkung, KL.
THE BEE PUBLIKA KL
This Sunday 26 June 2022 catch Malaysian hip hop superstar Joe Flizzow performing his new single ‘SATU MALAM DI TEMASEK’ . Experience this exclusive showcase and prepare for an experience that will last for a lifetime. This Sunday 8pm at The Bee. Pre sale tickets are available NOW at www.joeflizzow.ubertickets.my
This Saturday 25 June 2022, who’s up for an indoor rave? Mark your calendar. It’s gonna be an AWESOME night! Get your early tickets via +6017-257 5561 or wa.me/60172575561
Explode After Shock with a line up headlined by Chukiess & Whackboi, as well as Slashsaiful Hassan, VisionX, Haikal Ahmad, Smash & Thandad, alongside Faiz, TheBoz and more.
Live music at The Bee this Friday 8.30pm by the lovely ladies from the Soul Sista band (Roxzana & Eryn) . First drinks charge.
Malaysia's longest running independent music venue.
The Bee is at Publika, Solaris Dutamas, Jalan Dutamas 1, KL. Visit https://www.thebee.com.my / https://www.facebook.com/thebeemy for information
The Iron Fairies KL Live & Butterfly Room
How about adding some colour to your Wednesday? This week RIMKA, Low & MamaDayo, My J-Sun, and Biscuit join forces in this edition of the Questionmark at The Iron Fairies KL. Expect quite a variety of vibes this Wednesday. Join them from 10 PM onwards and always keep your dancing shoes on.
Continuing the week as well, there's also Thursday R&B with Musher and Radz, Friday with Victor G, and Saturday with Victor Trixter.
Meanwhile, there's live music at The Iron Fairies KL from Wednesdays onwards from the Fairy Dust Factory Stage from 8pm. This week, Wednesday and Friday feature Stan Konnexions, Thursday sees Donnielicious on stage and Saturday with Sounds of Jane.
THE IRON FAIRIES KL is at H-G-06, HIVES, TREC, 438, Jalan Tun Razak, KL. Free entry. Call 016-221 3612. Visit https://www.facebook.com/theironfairieskl for more information and who's performing.
W Kuala Lumpur presents
Social Sunday this 26 June 2022 at WetDECK from 3pm onwards. What's better on a lazy Sunday afternoon than tan lines and good times? Laze around the pool and while your Sunday afternoon away alongside chill vibes, good company, yummy food and of course, good tunes. Mingle, laugh and even dip into the pool in the heart of KL City with epic views of the Twin Towers at the hottest spot in town. Featuring this month are Victor G, Shazan, Azran, Sezani and Brown Rice (RIMKA & Lzzy).
Level 12, WetDECK / 26/06/2022 / 3PM onwards / Table reservations only. RSVP Link: https://bit.ly/WETDeckWKL
Also this week at W Kuala Lumpur:
WetDeck - Thursday with Choobs, Friday with Victor Trixter, Saturday with Dora and Social Sunday.
Woobar (Level 8)– Friday afternoons with Victor G, Saturday afternoon and Sunday afternoon with DJ Mie.
RSVP Required *Minimum spend entry applies. For RSVP call +60-12-347 9088 email: email@example.com / W: https://bit.ly/WKLWOOBARRSVP / https://www.tableapp.com/partner/woobar-w-kuala-lumpur#/ W Kuala Lumpur is at 121, Jalan Ampang, KL.
Crane KL Live
Live music and music beats at Crane KL to accompany your eats and drinks and cocktails in the heart of Chinatown KL. Located in the heart of Kuala Lumpur, Crane KL welcomes everyone to their scenic restaurant and Upstairs bar where you can expect excellent service, tasty food, fine wine, draught beers and deliciously interesting craft cocktails in warm and comfortable surroundings.
This week Crane Downstairs 8pm onwards there's live music featuring some of the cream of today's live music regulars in the KL Nightlife scene and beyond.
Wednesday Night brings you Karen Nunis to perform live. There's Thursday Night with Priscillia Xavier. Channelle Guerzo & Halida Ramlee perform on Friday Night. Saturday Night meanwhile with the inimitable Russell Curtis, plus Sunday Chill and Jive from noon with Jerome Christopher and Claire Chew on piano and vocals.
On decks Upstairs from 9pm onwards: Wednesday/Thursday/Sunday with Helmee, Friday with Dora and Saturday with the Groovedoctor.
All-day dining begins at noon (Sunday 10am) and closes at 12 midnight with the last order at 11.30pm. A breakfast menu will be offered on Sundays. Upstairs cocktail bar opens Tues-Sunday from 4.00pm to 12.00 midnight with 1+1 on Cocktails from 4pm to 9pm Wed & Thur.
Crane KL is at 78, Jalan Sultan, KL. Bookings available +6012-209 7057 / +6013-218 5712. Visit http://cranekl.com/ / https://www.facebook.com/CraneKL / https://www.instagram.com/thecrane_kl/
Kinda Blue Jazz Club & Restaurant
The KL Jazz Club promotes monthly Jazz, Blues, Funk, R&B, Classic Rock and Creative Music shows by both international and local artists. This Friday and Saturday 24/25 June 2022, Jordan Rivers takes up the stage for 2 nights at Kinda Blue. Recognized for his soulful voice, Jordan is a versatile guitarist, playing various genres of music for over four decades. Minimum spend RM 60 per pax. Make your reservation today by WhatsApp +6012-571 7759. Kinda Blue is at the Basement, KL Jazz & Arts Centre, No 1, Lorong Kapar, Off Jalan Syed Putra, 58000, KL. Visit https://www.facebook.com/KindaBluekl for more information.
MARINI’s on 57
Model’s Playdate gets a touch of glam this Thursday as they welcome DJ Miss SS to takeover their decks from 8PM onwards. Bring your best pals and gals for a night in the sky at Marini’s on 57. Contact them at +603-2386 6030 or email firstname.lastname@example.org .
On Wednesdays, Ladies grab your Stilettos and strut into Marini’s on 57 and experience the sassiest ladies night in town. Contact as above.
Marini's on 57 is at Level 57, Menara 3 Petronas, KLCC, KL
This Thursday Pisco KL presents Latin Night featuring Meivyss from 8pm. This weekend upstairs there's Midnight Fever on Friday with music by Xes Xes, Afro Funky Gnochi this Saturday with music by Matto. 10Pm Free entry.
And there's also the monthly Lazy Sunday - hop on by for a great lazy time this Sunday from 3pm onwards. Bean Bags, Sunday Vibes. Chill Vibes. Amazing promos and Spin Nights on Wednesdays are also a feature at Pisco KL.
Visit Pisco KL on their Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/piscokl for more information and dates.
Pisco KL is at 29, Jalan Mesui, off Jalan Nagasari, KL. Call +603-2142 2900 for bookings and information.
ACE Bangsar, KL
Off The Record Part 5/7 at ACE this Friday 24 June 2022, celebrating AXM’s 7th anniversary and Sweatbox Records 4th. Featuring Otherkind, Obadius, RIMKA & Biscuit.
More at Bangsar's latest luxury members lounge for distinguished individuals: Wednesday there's Vin & Luqe, Thursday with Roshan & Chunkumunky, Friday with Sweatbox Off The Record 5/7 with, and Saturday with Xaufunk ft Afaro & Irama.
ACE - https://www.facebook.com/AceKualaLumpur/ is located at 18, Jalan Telawi 3, Bangsar Baru, KL.
Small Shifting Space
Every Saturday at Small Shifting Space on Jalan Petaling, Chinatown, KL, there's Bodega Bodega and The Afterss upstairs. This weekend Bodega Bodega features Lzzy & RIMKA (3pm onwards) and The Afterss upstairs features Axel Groove & Mister Rodrigo (9pm onwards).
Small Shifting Spaces is at 141, Jalan Petaling, KL. Reservations visit https://smallshifting.space/
The Hungry Tapir
Groove on down to Chinatown at The Hungry Tapir as they kick off a new funk, disco event weekly - Love Shack – this Friday at this vegetarian and vegan bar and restaurant. 9pm onwards.
The Hungry Tapir is at 135, Jalan Petaling, KL. Bookings and reservations visit https://letsumai.com/widget/the-hungry-tapir
Loop Lounge 180°
REWIND with the Jason Martin Experience (JME) & Bernie. Enjoy a vast selection of yesteryear clubbing gems and a dose of current tunes hosted and mixed by JME (Jason Martin Experience) & Bernie. This Friday – Bernie. This Saturday – Jason Martin Experience. No covers. RSVP 012 6689978 for table reservations.
Loop Lounge 180° is located on the 34th flr Pacific Regency Hotel And Suites KL.
Gēmu Club KL
Gēmu Club on Jalan Kia Peng has got another week of clubbing offerings to satisfy your dance music desires. Starting their week and yours this Wednesday with 2 of KL's rising talents, join PandaMax & Robin as they kick your weekday blues and bring you closer to an epic weekend ahead. Then on Thursday, Absolut Vodka presents PlusOne, Deadwood and MC D-Tee. Weekend on Friday meanwhile MUMM presents Marc, PlusOne and MC D-Tee while Saturday presents Keith Mintz, PlusOne and MC Millo.
For RSVP or more info contact them at +6011-263 95797 / +6012-328 7615 or visit https://www.instagram.com/gemuclubkl/ / https://www.facebook.com/gemuclubkl. Please be mindful of RTK Test SOPs and be well prepared AND early. Gēmu is located at 1, Jalan Kia Peng, KL
Sunday Jam – Soft Launch Party
Your New Sunday Afternoon hangout at Visuals, PJ. Party starts at 3pm. Strictly timeless house music for adults brought to you by Paranoid Airline, Stereo Lab & Mr Q. Featuring Mr Q, Chinois, Niza Minx, Groovefunk, CH33 & FM1. For table reservations: Call/Text: +60 12-686 6938. Visuals are at 125a, 1st Flr, Jalan Gasing, Section 10, 46200, PJ.
Latin dances with Jinggo Bilboa
Weekly Wednesdays and Sundays (10pm) at V's Lounge and Thursdays (7pm) at Sky Lounge with DJ Jinggo Bilboa playing you anything from salsa, bachata, kizomba to urban and Afro beats.
V's Lounge (above Zenzero Restaurant) is at Level M1, Amplewest Building, Jalan Puncak, off Jalan P. Ramlee, KL.
Sky Lounge, Level 6, Nu Sentral KL
Dragonfly KL returns. Dragonfly Weekly Line Up. Are you ready to party.
Friday features Pennie Freeze, with Kenji, Hades, Mjisvicious and Wiiz.
Saturday features Bass Agents, Jenji, Hades and Wiiz.
RSVP . +6012-628 9876. Follow their instagram : www.instagram.com/dragonfly.kl.
Dragonfly KL is located at Level 50, Naza Tower, Platinum Park, KLCC, KL.
Love is Love this weekend with Axel Groove on Friday and Radz on Saturday. For bookings and information: https://www.facebook.com/concubinekl
Concubine is at 2, Lorong Panggung, Chinatown, KL
The grassroots live music bar returns with music and performances.
Wednesday today Azmyl Yunor plays your original Malaysian folk music. Thursday with Radhi Osman & Tuan Izzudin playing original existential pop. On Friday there's Hacktick playing the original punk. Saturday with Putrabumi playing original Malaysian rock.
Tickets for this week: Wed/Thur/Sat: Free entry. Fri: RM30 pre book / RM40 door/free entry for members. Check out their website at https://www.merdekarya.com for information, ticketing/entry/reservation. Member reservations: +6018-661 4553.
More information https://www.facebook.com/Merdekarya-379447802136079.
Merdekarya is located at 352 1st Flr, Jalan 5/57, Petaling Garden, Petaling Jaya, Selangor. Opening times: Live Bar 8pm, Bar B and The Balcony Bar 7pm.
FONO KL is back. Residents and friends will curate your lepak soundtrack all month long, while you unwind or catch up with your friends because we all need it.
Happening this week. Your mid-week doesn’t have to be boring, let's live a little and get some groove on, courtesy of The Qsound band and friends. It will be two different sets with different guests, in case you need some convincing to come for both nights. DM them now to book a spot. Tickets RM60 in advance.
June finishes on Friday and Saturday with their resident boogie selector teaming up with their own French house & synthwave specialist for June’s edition of Fono is for Lovers. Last but not least, a warm welcome to Public Pressure as the boys return with their brand of indie dance and new wave with a sprinkle of acid jazz.
Fono KL is at the Zhong Shan, Jln Kampung Attap, KL. For more information visit https://www.facebook.com/fono.kl and their Instagram page https://www.instagram.com/fono.kl/. Opening house 9PM to 1AM, walk-ins allowed subject to availability. They recommend you make a reservation via Instagram DM to secure your spot for the night.
REXKL / The Back Ground
Visit www.facebook.com/hellorexkl for information. REX KL is at 80, Jalan Sultan, KL.
The 9th Malaysian Piano Jazz Festival takes place from 24 to 26 June 2022 at Pentas 2 and Indicine @ KLPac. The Malaysian Jazz Piano Festival is back with new and exciting events planned for you. Go and catch their concerts, clinics, workshops, forums, Jazz Talent Competitions and for the first time, they will feature the Malaysian Junior Jazz Piano Competition, which will showcase the Jazz Stars of tomorrow. Mark these dates and make it a point to come and support a well-loved Jazz Festival, truly Malaysian Jazz Festival! The Malaysian Jazz Piano Festival is the only one of its kind in the world and it has grown from strength to strength since its inception in 2014. It first started as the brainchild of Malaysia’s foremost Jazz Musician, Michael Veerapen who then enlisted the involvement of the top 8 Jazz pianists in Malaysia namely, Tay Cher Siang, Justin Lim, John Dip Silas, Ch’ng Wee Lern, Hin Ee Jeng, Cheah Wei Li and Toro Cheng. Visit https://mjpf.com.my/9thmjpf2022/ for information on artists performing and ticketing details. You can buy them from https://www.cloudtix.co/shows/malaysian-jazz-piano-festival-2022
Visit KLPac's Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/theklpac and https://www.klpac.org for information about KLPac and for more information on what's coming up.
Buy Tickets. Online Purchase @ CloudTheatre: https://www.cloudtix.co No phone sales and over the counter sales. E-tickets only.
Crackhouse Comedy Club
Crackhouse Comedy Club live this week. Go and get your laughing fix with a fantastic line up. Open Crack Comedy Open mics are usually on Wednesday 9pm and Saturday 5pm. The purest form of comedy there is! It's their Open Mic night - guaranteed to have a packed lineup every week, catch veterans, first timers and the rising stars of the scene as they perform their hot new jokes! Or sign up and give it a go yourself.
Visit their FB page and website for details/contacts/ticket prices/ - and https://crackhousecomedy.asia or via Peatix.com or save RM5 whatsapp (save RM5) https://wa.me/message/FS5HRNGZYNAVK1 for tickets.
Visit PJPac at https://pjpac.com.my / https://www.facebook.com/pjpac to find out more on what's coming up. Get your tickets at http://onetix.com.my.
Visit DPAC at https://www.dpac.com.my / https://www.facebook.com/damansaraDPAC to find out more on what's coming up and for ticketing information.