Checking into November with a selection 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.
Live at Jao Tim
Live at Jao Tim presents Table Lamp Concert this 1 November 2023. Featuring Atilia Haron, with a new single launch Cinta Sampai Mati and for a special showcase evening of jazz and R&B from the legend that is Atilia Haron. With Jason on keys, Dave on guitars and Sudin on drums. 8pm.
Live at Jao Tim presents Table Lamp Concert this 2 November 2023 with The Russell Curtis Project. See them up close and personal for an evening of acoustic pop, soul and R&B. Russel Cuftis (vocals), Dave Tebari (guitars), Derrick Siow (drums), Tok Khon (keys), Irene Sow & Jacquelne Ngeow (backing vocals). 8pm.
Live at Jao Tim presents Clinton & friends this 3 November 2023. Broadway Divas - an evening of Broadway, theatre, soul, pop, ballads with Clinton Jerome and Ryan Pynam (vocals), Alex (drums), Icco (bass), Caleb (guitars), KK (keys). 8.30pm.
Live at Jao Tim presents a performance by Al Terry’s Blues Syndicate 4 November 2023. Chicago Blues and Tribute to Queens of Soul and Blues. See them up close and personal for an evening of Chicago blues and soul. With special guest Vanessa Barker and her tribute to the Queens of Soul and Blues. With Al Terry (harmonica/vocals), Awis Qorni (guitars), Shah Sharif (bass), Lord Lokman (keys), Agy Idrus (drums). 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 https://www.jaotim.com or https://www.facebook.com/JaoTimKL or https://www.instagram.com/jaotimkl/
Jao Tim, 61 (First Flr), Jalan Sultan, KL
Step into the world of TIGA SOUL, 2 to 4 November 2023, where three voices unite to create an enchanting harmony that’s as timeless as cinema itself. With Kelly Siew, Sachié Amira, and Alesia Dhana at the helm, this vivacious trio promises to carry you away on a melodic journey of sound and soul you absolutely can’t afford to miss.
Wednesday Night Live with a mix of comedy and jazz tonight with Rizal Van Geyzel alongside David Gomes on piano. 8pm.
Tuesday Light Nights are also a feature with guest singers weekly.
Visit https://www.cloudjoi.com for tickets to shows available and https://www.facebook.com/BoboKualaLumpur for details and SOPs. Reservations are to be WhatsApped to +6012-263 8603.
Bobo, 65-2, Jalan Bangkung, KL
Thursday Live this week 8pm onwards with music performance by J.LO the band. J.LO will rock your nights in Kuala Lumpur!. From 80's to 90's to contemporary songs, they have got you covered. 8Pm. Visit Pisco KL on their Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/piscokl or https://www.instagram.com/pisco_kl/ for more information and dates and booking details.
Pisco KL, 29, Jalan Mesui, off Jalan Nagasari, KL
Simply Jazz by Tin Box Malaysia
Experience an enchanting night of mass like never before happening this Wendesday 1 November 2023. Introducing BonaHop, a dynamic Malaysian duo that embarked on a musical journey exploring various genres before finding their heart in Swing Jazz. Comprising the talented Grace Leong on the piano and the captivating vocalist and voice-over talent, Yvonne Chong, BonaHop is here to make your jazz dreams come true. Join them for an evening where the spirit of the 1940s comes alive, filled with the timeless melodies of Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald, Count Basie and other jazz legends. It's not just a show; it's a musical journey back in time with a modern twist. Accompanied by Farid (saxophone), Icco (bass) and Omar (drums).
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 such as Charlie Parker's Summertime, Crystal Silence by Chick Corea and so much more, as their musicians take the stage every Wednesday through Saturday. Sit back, relax, and immerse yourself in the intimate space and reserve your table today.
This Thursday to Saturday with Michael Veerapen (band leader/piano), YHFoo (bass) and Cliff Wong (drums). Jordan Rivers (guitars) joins them on Thursday for the evening. Junji Delfino (vocals) takes on Friday and Saturday for the weekend.
Opening times: Tues - Thurs: 6:30pm – 12am / Fri & Sat: 6:30pm – 1am /Sun & Mon: Closed . Make your reservations: https://tinbox.my/. More info: www.simplyjazz.tinbox.my
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
Friday: Astra Malaysia
Sunday: Nu Noiz
The Iron Fairies KL opens daily 5 pm onwards. Call +6016-221 3612 or visit https://www.facebook.com/theironfairieskl for more information and reservations.
The Iron Fairies KL, H-G-06, HIVES, 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, 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.
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 http://cranekl.com/ / https://www.facebook.com/CraneKL / https://www.instagram.com/thecrane_kl/
Crane KL, 78, Jalan Sultan, KL
The grassroots live music bar is back to four nights a week, providing you with music and performances and highly original music from homegrown artistes.
Wednesday: Folk rock with Brian Gomez.
Thursday: Singer-songeriter Jay Ridzwan.
Friday: Pop punk with Airwaves on Fire. Full band open mic with Outro.
Saturday: Queercore with Shh...Diam!. Acoustic open mic with Sounds of Kites, Febry Rufi (Senar Senja).
Tips for musicians are expected. 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. Opening times: Live Bar 8pm, Bar B and The Balcony Bar 7pm.
Merdekarya, 352 1st Flr, Jalan 5/57, Petaling Garden, PJ
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.
KL Arts & Culture Festival '23 at Kinda Blue 2 – 5 November 2023
Friday: Pabila Larut Malam by Royce Sa'ayan
Saturday: One Nite Only by Hasnol. Plus a special appearance by the Power Trio - Rodin, Mohd Noor Hendrix and VJ Thison.
Sunday: Maria Angela & Willie Rebano with a special appearance by "Power Trio" of Rodin, Mohd Noor Hendrix and VJ Thison.
They also have free music and dance performances and piano lounge entertainment from 2-5 November 2023, 12.30pm - 5pm at the KL City Art Gallery.
Hosts: Royce Saayan and Hasnol. Artists: Hizey, Zur Eda, Ramziela, Mirza Eleno and Salimah Mahmod.
For reservations and booking Whatsapp +6012-571 7759 or book via www.cloudjoi.com/org/kindablue. Visit www.klinternationaljazz.com for more information.
Kinda Blue Jazz Club & Restaurant, Basement, KL Jazz & Arts Centre, 1 Lorong Kapar, off Jalan Syed Putra, KL
Pentas 1: Malaysian Choral Eisteddfod International Choir Festival 2023
Malaysian Choral Eisteddfod International Choral Festival (MCE ICF) is an annual event, this year from 2 to 5 November 2023, considered as one of Malaysia’s largest and most prestigious choral festivals. It serves as a platform for singers, choirs, conductors, and teachers to work with a distinguished team of international choral clinicians through our series of symposiums, competitions, and festival concerts.
Presented by Young Choral Academy and supported by The Kuala Lumpur Performing Arts Centre (klpac) & The Actors Studio Foundation.
Pentas 2: Dancebox: 7 to 17 November 2025
The Dance Box Series was originally conceived as a series of monthly dance events organized by MyDance Alliance and The Actors Studio to showcase a diversity of dance including work by less established, more experimental choreographers. It later morphed into a mixed bill performance presenting works in progress, experimental works by established artists, and new works by emerging artists. This edition of dancebox will feature works by: Art Room Studio, Asia Ballet Theatre, Dance Space, Geethashankaran Dance, Iqram Company, Wong Shan Tie, WUXU Dance Troupe, Zulkanain Zuber.
Visit KLPac's Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/theklpac and https://www.klpac.org for information about KLPac and what's coming up.
Buy Tickets. Online Purchase @ Cloudjoi: https://www.cloudjoi.com No phone sales and over the counter sales. E-tickets only.
KLPAC, Sentul Park, Jalan Strachan, KL
Visit PJPac at https://pjpac.com.my / https://www.facebook.com/pjpac to find out more about what's coming up. Get your tickets at http://onetix.com.my
PJPAC, S611, Second Floor, 1 Utama E, 1 Utama Shopping Centre,1, Lebuh Bandar Utama, Bandar Utama, PJ
Music curation and DIY multipurpose space. Only open during events, please refer to their monthly flyer or “upcoming” highlights at https://www.facebook.com/fono.kl and their Instagram page https://www.instagram.com/fono.kl/.
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
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 will soon be ready to have you over. When that time comes, 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: https://tinbox.my/
Simply Live, Jaya One, PJ
Simply Comedy by Tin Box Group & Harith Iskandar
The Joke Factory has been rebranded to Simply Comedy by Tin Box & Harith Iskander. Worrying about losing your favourite comedy shows? Fret not! Your favourite comedians are here to stay. 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. They host open mic sessions on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
Reservations: https://tinbox.my/ More info: https://simplycomedy.tinbox.my/
Simply Comedy by Tin Box & Harith Iskander, No 27, Block C5, Level G3 Publika Shopping Center, No 1, Jln Dutamas 1, Solaris Dutamas, KL
The Rock Show! takes place this coming Friday 3 November 2023 at Porkville, PJ. Expect tunes from The Killers, Muse, Lenny Kravitz, Prince and much more. 9pm. RM40. Get your tickets via the link https://www.instagram.com/porkvillerestaurant/ or you can get them at the door.
Porkville, Lot 3, Lorong Utara (B), PJS 52, PJ, Selangor
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 you lounge, acoustic and radio hits.
Information and reservations: +6017-761 4088 / email: email@example.com
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
Once an iconic cinema in downtown KL, now rejuvenated into a creative community hub.
Visit https://www.facebook.com/hellorexkl / https://www.instagram.com/hellorexkl/ for information on events, happenings, bookings, and tickets.
REX KL, 80, Jalan Sultan, KL
BEE PUBLIKA KL
Malaysia's Longest Running Independent Music Venue has a great week ahead of live music.
Visit https://www.thebee.com.my or https://www.facebook.com/thebeemy or https://www.instagram.com/thebeemy/ for information. Purchase tickets here wa.me/60175654233 (The Bee). For group or table rsvp: Whatsapp +6017-565 4233.
The Bee, Publika, Solaris Dutamas, Jalan Dutamas 1, KL
Visit DPAC at https://www.dpac.com.my / https://www.facebook.com/damansaraDPAC 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
TiTi Jazz & Music
Follow TiTi Jazz & Music at https://www.facebook.com/titijazzandmusic
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 https://www.facebook.com/JazzUp9.lounge
JAZZ UP9, No 2A, 1st Floor, Jalan 51/225A, Section 51A , PJ