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Kuala Lumpur Nightlife Guide - Live, Arts, Stage & Comedy 22 February 2023

Kuala Lumpur Nightlife Guide - Live, Arts, Stage & Comedy 22 February 2023

February continues with a selection of what's going on with Live Music, arts, theatre, and comedy across the Klang Valley this week ahead. Be Supportive. Be careful. Be Alert, Be Kind. Stay Safe and Enjoy. Be mindful of all SOPs in place.


Dasha Logan performs power ballads from the repertoire of heart-break queen Adele’s emo ballads. This weekend from 23 to 25 February 2023.

BoboKL still has music All Week Long. Go with friends for casual fun and good music. Tuesdays and Wednesdays are Bobo LightNights. Tuesdays showcase Guitar n' Jiwa with various guests.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT LIVE; with a mix of comedy and jazz courtesy of Rizal Van Geyzel, joined tonight by Papi Zakl, and BoboKL’s resident pianist and singer David Gomes. Reservations are to be WhatsApped to 012-263-8603. The entrance fee is a minimum spend of RM50 on drinks.

And there's Wednesday Jazz with David Gomez. WhatsApp +6012-263 8603 for reservations or just head up.

Tickets required. WhatsApp +6012-263 8603 for reservations. Visit for tickets to shows available and for details and SOPs.

Bobo, 65-2, Jalan Bangkung, KL

Simply Live & Simply Jazz by Tin Box

Want to relax and forget the chaos of city life? The doors at Simply Live by Tin Box are wide open and they are ready to have you over. Come on down to unwind and get your fill of live music, delicious food and even better company. They have their very own Resident Band ready to put on a memorable stage show every Wednesday to Saturday. Stars of Simply Live include singers June Wong, Hoyee Chan, Xing Mars, Karmun Ooi, Scott Jerome, and musicians David Nooi, Lee Peng, Chit Wei, JC Lew, CJ.

In the mood for some jazz tunes? There's also their newly opened Simply Jazz by Tin Box. Expect great classics such as Charlie Parker's Summertime, Crystal Silence by Chick Corea and so much more, as their musicians take to the stage every Wednesday through Saturday. Sit back, relax and immerse yourself in the intimate space at Reserve your table today. This week, there's Michael Veerapen (piano), Julian Chan (saxophone), Che Wan (bass) and Cliff Wong (drums) on Wednesday. Thursday with David Gomes (piano), with YHFoo (bass) and Cliff Wong (drums). On Friday and Saturday, Michael Veerapen (piano) will be joined by Junji Delfino (vocals), YHFoo and Cliff Wong.

Opening times: Tues - Thurs: 6:30pm – 12am / Fri & Sat: 6:30pm – 1am /Sun & Mon: Closed . Make your reservations: More info:

Simply Live/Jazz, HIVE, TREC 438, Jalan Tun Razak, KL

Crane KL Live

Live music 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.

On the Live front this week, Crane KL restaurant downstairs brings you some of our hometown greats in our live and jazz music scene from 8pm onwards. The inimitable Russell Curtis performs on Friday. On Saturday Yew Han and Kelly Siew are set to perform.

All-day dining begins at noon (Sunday 10am) and closes at midnight with the last order at 11.30pm. A breakfast menu will be offered on Sundays. Upstairs cocktail bar opens Tues-Sunday from 4pm with 1+1 on Cocktails from 4pm to 9pm Wed & Thur. Bookings available +6012-209 7057 / +6013-218 5712. Visit / /

Crane KL, 78, Jalan Sultan, KL

Pisco KL

Pisco Live this Thursday 23 February 2023 sees the one and only Saint Kylo back again at Pisco KL for an evening of live music. 8pm onwards.

Call +603-2142 2900 for bookings and information. Visit Pisco KL on their Facebook page at for more information and dates and more booking details.

Pisco KL, 29, Jalan Mesui, off Jalan Nagasari, KL

Live at Jao Tim presents

Live at Jao Tim presents The Ee Jeng Trio featuring Julian Chan this Saturday 25 February 2023 for an evening Acid Jazz and Experimental Jazz. With Ee Jeng on piano, Julian Chan on saxophone, Ken Ching on bass and Arthur Kam on drums. 8.30pm onwards.

On Sunday 26 February 2023, there's a special afternoon Lindy Hop Live featuring the Frankie Sixes from 2pm onwards. Lindy Hop dance show performance is in store, accompanied by The Frankie Sixes' Rexa Salleh (vocals), Che Wan (double bass), KJ (drums), Ee Jeng (keys), Isaac Marvin (trumpet) and Eddy Lim (sax).

Also on Sunday, at 8.30pm, there's more jazz with This, That and Jazz with Dani Komari and friends. Joining Dani (vocals) will be Mohd Azad (drums), Gabriel (keys), Pako (trumpet), Wan Zarif (saxophone), Apit Firdaus (saxophone), Raja Farouk (guitars), Kristopher Chong (bass).

Tonight, there's A Table Lamp Concert featuring Evelyn Toh and Will Teh on vocals, Kamjun on piano, and Chong Ling Zi bring you songs of romance, romance and more Romance De L'amour. 8.30pm./

Visit Jao Tim, purchase tickets and for more information on performances, their regular jam sessions and dinner at

Jao Tim, 61 (First Flr), Jalan Sultan, KL

Living Room Live featuring Halida Ramli at Woobar, W Kuala Lumpur

Living Room is the perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of the city, join them at Woobar, W Kuala Lumpur for their Living Room Live this Saturday 25 February 2023 for an evening filled with live music that will surely tantalise all your senses along with the finest beverage offerings. They welcome for this edition, singer Halida Ramli to the centre stage at Woobar, W Kuala Lumpur, Level 8, Woobar, 7PM-11PM. Reservations required. RSVP Here:

W Kuala Lumpur, 121, Jalan Ampang, KL

The Iron Fairies KL Live

There's live music at The Iron Fairies KL from Wednesdays to Saturdays from the Fairy Dust Factory Stage from 8pm. This week: Wednesday with Astra Malaysia Live. Thursday The Jason Raj Trio ft Timothy Achariam and Donnie Keys take to the stage. Friday sees Kaisha and the Metaverse perform. Saturday features singer songwriter Brendan de Cruz. The Iron Fairies KL opens 5pm onwards Tuesdays to Sundays. Call +6016-221 3612 or visit for more information and reservations.

The Iron Fairies KL, H-G-06, HIVES, TREC, 438, Jalan Tun Razak, KL


The grassroots live music bar continues with music and performances and highly original music from homegrown artistes.

Wednesday: Singer songwriter Eloise Lau.

Thursday: Soft rock and blues with Yahya Ariff. Acoustic open mic: Azizbodoh.

Friday: Urban folk jazz with Kirsten Long. Full band open mics: Outro and Mr. Tim.

Saturday: Malaysiana Rock with Putra Bumi. Full band open mics: Lasso.

Tickets for this week: Wed/Thur: Free entry. Fri/Sat: RM20 online/RM30 door. Tips for musicians expected. Check out their website at for information, ticketing/entry/reservation. Member reservations: +6018-661 4553.

More information Opening times: Live Bar 8pm, Bar B and The Balcony Bar 7pm.

Merdekarya, 352 1st Flr, Jalan 5/57, Petaling Garden, PJ


Jrock Tamashii this Saturday 25 February 2023 from 4pm onwards at REX KL.

Jrock Tamashii is a concert for both ACG (Anime, Comics, Games) and music enthusiasts to come together and celebrate all things Anisong, video game music and J-rock/pop performed by a lineup of local acts hailing from Malaysia's ACG and music scene.

Lineup: Harmonia ACG, BRIGHTBURN, Yo Zi, Rina-Hime Band, Grand Endeavour, RFBXO.

Featuring: yonlynn, Rina-Hime, Leena, Panggong Quartet, Potato Queen, Fate Feather, Afir, binyun, Alissa, Delphine.

Tickets are available at

Visit / for information, bookings, tickets.

REX KL, 80, Jalan Sultan, KL


Malaysia's Longest Running Independent Music Venue has a great week ahead of live music.

Special Live Stream event.

Metal icons MEGADETH perform an exclusive, one-off, global livestream, and joining the band live on-stage for the first time in 23 years will be former guitarist, Marty Friedman.

TUESDAY 27 February 2023 at 5pm.

Watch the performance live as it happens all the way from the legendary Budokan in Tokyo, Japan. For group or table rsvp, WhatsApp +6017-565 4233 or DM them below.

Visit or or for information. Purchase tickets here (The Bee). For group or table rsvp: Whatsapp +6017-565 4233.

The Bee, Publika, Solaris Dutamas, Jalan Dutamas 1, KL

dwp Bar KL

Come up to their First Floor Wine Lounge from 9pm onwards and start your Saturday nights. Catch a live set this Saturday at the Wine Lounge with Allan G performing some great music to get you into the weekend vibe! Bring your friends over and reserve a table to start your weekend. Online store: RSVN: +6012-240 2616 / +6012-273 9842. WeChat: dwpbarkl

dwp Bar KL, Unit G-2, Ground Floor, KL Trillion, No. 338, Jalan Tun Razak, KL


Music curation and DIY multipurpose space. Only open during events, please refer to their
monthly flyer or “upcoming” highlights at and their Instagram page

Opening hours 9PM to 1AM. Cover charges apply. They recommend you make a reservation via Instagram DM to secure your spot for the night.

Fono KL, Zhong Shan, Jalan Kampung Attap, 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 artistes. There's usually live music on Saturday nights with Rodin JS Kumar on Bass, Jordan Rivers on guitar/vocals, VJ Thison on drums and D. Jumawan on Keys/Piano. For reservations and booking Whatsapp +6012-571 7759 or book via Visit for more information.

Kinda Blue Jazz Club & Restaurant, Basement, KL Jazz & Arts Centre, 1 Lorong Kapar, off Jalan Syed Putra, KL

JAMA Live Nights

Haven’t had the chance to experience Jama Live nights yet ? They have bands every week for you to come down and have a jamm(a)in’ time. Check out / or their instagram page for information and reservations.

JAMA KL, JG03, Jalan Solaris, Mont Kiara, KL

The Joke Factory

Want to have some excitement and entertainment on a Thursday night? The Joke Factory presents 10th and Furious with Raqib, Shaq the Comedian, Brian Tan, Justin Heyes, James Soo and veteran comedian, Andre D'cruz as host on 23 February 2023. They will be performing their most wanted fuss and best furious jokes.

LOL-YMPICS: The Joke Factory has assembled a collection of KLPAC Short + Sweet Stand-up Comedy prize winners over the years for expanded versions of their award-winning sets with Ayim, Kishen, Shaq, Abbey and Aaron this 24 and 25 February 2023. So come on down and see for yourself the competitive side of KL's comedians.

Miss spontaneity? Making S#it Up? On the 22 February 2023, don’t miss out on ‘Making S#it Up’, hosted by Muzakir Xynll in the BEST Improvised Comedy Show in town with Henry Choo, Farid Azmier and Prakash.

It’s an audience favorite as it’s Unplanned! Unscripted! And most importantly all topics are suggested by the live audience! The bottom line is that what you say, they deliver.

On Tuesdays 8.15pm, head over to TJF for Open Mic. If you’ve ever wanted to try stand-up comedy, this is the platform for you. Come and watch first-timers, regular open micers and established comedians try out their newest stuff all for your enjoyment. Every famous and hilarious comedian you have ever watched started out the same way, so witness the birth of great bits and even greater performers.

Visit for information about the Publika based comedy house. Whatsapp Link for tickets: Seats are limited due to SOP.

The Joke Factory, Publika, Solaris Dutamas, Jalan Dutamas 1, KL


Nero Event Space: Melur The Musical 16-26 February 2023.


Visit PJPac at / to find out more about what's coming up. Get your tickets at

PJPAC, S611, Second Floor, 1 Utama E, 1 Utama Shopping Centre,1, Lebuh Bandar Utama, Bandar Utama, PJ


Visit KLPac's Facebook page and for information about KLPac and for more information on what's coming up.

Buy Tickets. Online Purchase @ CloudTheatre: No phone sales and over the counter sales. E-tickets only.

KLPAC, Sentul Park, Jalan Strachan, KL


Visit DPAC at / to find out more on what's coming up and for ticketing information. Or call the box office at +603-4065 0001.

H-01, DPAC, Empire Damansara, Jalan PJU 8/8, Damansara Perdana, PJ

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