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Kuala Lumpur Nightlife Guide - Live, Arts, Stage & Comedy 3 January 2024

Kuala Lumpur Nightlife Guide - Live, Arts, Stage & Comedy 3 January 2024

First week of the year with more selections of what's going on in Live Music, Theatre, Arts, Comedy across the Klang Valley this week ahead. Be Supportive. Be careful. Be Alert, Be Kind. Stay Safe and Enjoy. Happy New Year.


Fly By Midnight – Anemoia Asia Tour @ The Bee.

LA-based pop duo Fly By Midnight is bringing their tour to Asia for the very first time in January, with Kuala Lumpur as one of their stopovers. Fly By Midnight's Anemoia Asia Tour will be hitting Kuala Lumpur this 6th January 2024 at The Bee @ Publika, 8pm.

Fly By Midnight consisting of singer-songwriter Justin Bryte and producer/singer-songwriter Slavo, recently released their fourth album, "Fictional Illustrations”. The album has been streamed over 50 million times and charted internationally, receiving much love from fans all over the world. Tickets still on sale NOW on

Malaysia's Longest Running Independent Music Venue has live music being featured on a regular basis.

Visit or or for information.

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


Stage 1 Theatre: 7 January 2024. 8pm. Renowned Asian Chinese female jazz trio, The Shang Sisters, join forces with WVC Jazz Ensembler and award-winning theatre director Nell Ng, with a supporting cast of dancers, in presenting a musical extravaganza - A Nanyang Jazz Odyssey with The Shang Sisters. Comprising Janet Lee, Winnie Ho, and Mian Tan, The Shang Sisters showcases ingenious fusion of the east and west – with repertoire that spans a multitude of regions and eras, with a deep sense of Nanyang roots. The Shang Sisters have a steady following in Hong Kong, Singapore, Thailand and Malaysia. Their album releases in 2019 and 2022 received widespread acclaim and reviews. Expect to take a journey of captivating sights and sounds in this musical extravaganza of songs and dances. Sit back and enjoy the sisters’ multilingual prowess, jazzy imaginations, tight harmonies and vocals.

Nero Event Space: Siaomain Comedy Club has been providing Open Mic opportunities for amateur stand-up comedians to practice in the past 3 years. After nearly 200 Open Mic experiences, the 4 main comedians from Siaomain Comedy Club are ready to present their Graduation Ceremony Show - “Siao Pergi Main” this Sunday 7 January 2024. 8pm.

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

Simply Jazz by Tin Box Malaysia

In the mood to swing and sway to the rhythm of jazz? There's Simply Jazz by Tin Box, now relocated to Publika. Expect great classics their musicians take the stage every Wednesday through Saturday. Sit back, relax, and immerse yourself in the intimate space and reserve your table today.

Wednesday: Michael Veerapen (piano), Leon Yuen (harmonica), YHFoo (bass), Cliff Wong (drums). Thursday: Michael Veerapen (piano), Anais Shauki (vocals), YHFoo (bass), Cliff Wong (drums). Friday / Saturday: Michael Veerapen (piano), Leon Yuen (harmonica), YHFoo (bass), Cliff Wong (drums).

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

Simply Jazz, 28 & 29, Block C5, Level G3 Publika Shopping Center, No 1, Jln Dutamas 1, Solaris Dutamas, KL

The Iron Fairies KL Live

There's live music at The Iron Fairies KL five nights a week Wednesday to Sunday on the Fairy Dust Factory Stage from 8pm.

Wednesday: Astra Malaysia. Thursday: Havoq. Friday: Astra Malaysia. Saturday: Sofa Sundays. Sunday: Nu Noiz

The Iron Fairies KL opens daily 5 pm onwards. 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

Live at Jao Tim

Live at Jao Tim presents Pop n' Bop – All That Jazz this 7 January 2024. Michael Veerapen (piano), Cliff Wong (drums) and Tasneem (bass) will join Jessica Teh, Joshua Gui and Calista Lim. 8.30pm.

Live at Jao Tim presents Naungan – World Ethnic Fusion this 5 January 2023. Uniting traditions through music with Alex Rocksta (zhong ruan / jaw harp), Yi Mann (gu zheng), Abisheg (sitar), Anderson Kalang (sape), Vick Ramakrishnan (tabla). 8.30pm

You can visit Jao Tim, purchase tickets and for more information on more performances all across the week, their regular jam sessions, table lamp concerts, and dinner at or or

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


Wednesday Night Live Comedy and Music and Tuesday Light Nights are also usual features with frequent guest singers and stand up comedians.

Visit for tickets to shows available and / for details and SOPs. Reservations are to be WhatsApped to +6012-263 8603.

Bobo, 65-2, Jalan Bangkung, 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, Upstairs bar and the new Cock's Tail bar, where you can expect excellent service, tasty food, fine wine, draught beers and deliciously interesting craft cocktails in warm and comfortable surroundings.

More on the Live front, Crane KL restaurant downstairs brings you Alya and Jason live on Wednesdays and Fridays from 8pm onwards.

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

Thursday Latin Live this week with a performance by Havan Jazz Tumbao from 8pm onwards. Havana Jazz Tumbao Project is a group that specializes in cuban music and latin america, the main purpose of the band is to expose more of the Cuban culture and music in Asia and the world. Visit Pisco KL on their Facebook page at or for more information and dates and booking details.

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

Simply Live by Tin Box

Want to relax and forget the chaos of the city life? Simply Live by Tin Box has relocated to Jaya One in Petaling Jaya and are ready to have you over. It's time to turn the page and embark on a new chapter. Special opening on Sunday New Year's Eve.

Head 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.

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

Simply Live, The Square, Jaya One, Jalan Professor DiRaja Ungku Aziz, Section 13, PJ

Simply Comedy by Tin Box Group & Harith Iskandar

For the LOLS this 4 to 6 January at Simply Comedy by Tin Box & Harith Iskander. Hosted by Asyraf and featuring Zul and Farid. You can expect an elevated level of comedy shows and wicked humour, and if you're a seasoned or emerging comedian, looking for a space to share your jokes. Free admission. They also host open mic sessions on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

Reservations: More info:

Simply Comedy by Tin Box & Harith Iskander, No 27, Block C5, Level G3 Publika Shopping Center, No 1, Jln Dutamas 1, Solaris Dutamas, KL

KL Comedy Club

Welcome to KL Comedy Club! A community of comedy lovers dedicated to bringing laughter and good times to everyone. Featuring some of the funniest talents from Malaysia and beyond, we believe in creating a welcoming atmosphere where people from all walks of life can come together and just have a good time. Their mission is to spread joy and happiness through the power of comedy. Wednesday and Thursday bring back their usual bucket list and Tryin Stuff Out. Support local standup comedy and buy a ticket and head on over to club this week!

Tickets to their shows available from or Visit them on / or +6014-323 3238 for information.

KL Comedy Club, 67-1, Jalan Telawi 3, Bangsar Baru, KL

Online Pub

The one and only Temple of Rock continues to thrill nightlife enthusiasts as it shows a whole new generation just what it takes to get it right with a mix of pub grub, chilled beers and loud music. Friday nights sees Kdee Razman getting the ball rolling for a lot of fun ahead of the weekend. On Saturday nights, On Line Pub kicks things into high gear with the inimitable and irrepressible rocker Sharin picking up his axe for some major mayhem with his backing trio.

For enquiries and reservations please WhatsApp/Call +6019-307 0650 / 03-7728 0532. You can visit and for information, etc.

On Line Pub, 32, Jalan SS20/10, Damansara Kim, PJ

Rockafellers Kitchen + Bar, Bukit Damansara

The Gastro-Sports Bar and Restaurant gives you more than the British and Irish dining cuisine and sports viewing it has become renowned for with a host of acoustic two piece live music sessions over the week playing your lounge, acoustic and radio hits.

Information and reservations: +6017-761 4088 / email:

Rockafellers Kitchen + Bar, Bukit Damansara, Block 15-G/17-G/19-G, Jalan Medan Setia 1, Bukit Damansara, KL

Live at Ronnie Q Mondays

Whether you're seeking a lively sports-watching experience, a delicious pork sausage brunch, or a relaxed evening with drinks and live music, it looks like Ronnie Q remains a standout in the ever-evolving atmosphere of Bangsar. There's music offerings when live music comes into the picture with an ad hoc live music Monday from The Sidewalks led by Prasad on guitar/vocals, Wui Lin on vocals and Suresh on rhythms. 8Pm onwards.

Opening hours: 4pm onwards (Mondays to Fridays) / 10.30am onwards (Saturday/Sunday). Call +603-2282 0722.

Ronnie Q Pub & Restaurant, 32, Jalan Telawi 2, Bangsar, KL

Merdekarya Live

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

Tips are 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


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

Porkville PJ

Check out for info on any performances.

Porkville, Lot 3, Lorong Utara (B), PJS 52, PJ, Selangor

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 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

TiTi Jazz & Music

Follow TiTi Jazz & Music at

TiTi Jazz & Music, 19, Jalan Radin Bagus, Sri Petaling, KL


Call them at +6012-591 9923 or Facebook message them to make a reservation at

JAZZ UP9, No 2A, 1st Floor, Jalan 51/225A, Section 51A , PJ


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

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

KLPAC, Sentul Park, Jalan Strachan, KL


Once an iconic cinema in downtown KL, now rejuvenated into a creative community hub and with a new revamp to boot.

Visit / for information on events, happenings, bookings, and tickets.

REX KL, 80, Jalan Sultan, KL


Visit DPAC at / to find out more about 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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