Music lovers, rejoice! Music festivals are coming alive once again after the past two years.
Undoubtedly, Singapore has played host to big gigs from international artists such as Westlife, Justin Bieber, Boys Like Girls and more. However, the local Asian scene is also doing its part to place prominent artistes front and centre, in the local spotlight.
So if you’re impatient to get on with dancing all night – or day – to some incredible tracks and soak in that unique festival atmosphere, here are some of the best music festivals happening this month that you can get tickets for.
Three days of indie rock and alternative music at Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay, and all for free. What’s there not to love?
Established in 2002 to showcase local, regional and international alternative bands, Baybeats has been and continues to be one of the most anticipated music festivals in Singapore and beyond, featuring a broad scope of genres from post-rock and grunge to electro and folk music.
With acts such as IMAN, hathw9y, Hijack Hayley and and FERS in action this year, there’s little question about the talents making their way up on various stages. Alongside live-streaming capabilities, you will also be able to catch a delayed broadcast scheduled for November.
Date: 28th – 30th October 2022
Location: 1 Esplanade Drive, Singapore 038981
One Love Asia
Initially created by WebTVAsia as part of an extension of its’ “Celebrate Asia” message, One Love Asia unites key countries all across Asia including Japan, Korea, Greater China, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines, Singapore, India and Vietnam.
Having been originally slated for debut in 2020, this music and lifestyle festival is finally kicking off in person this year at the Bayfront Event Space.
Attendees are guaranteed an amazing two days of music ahead of them, with the likes of Stefanie Sun, Namewee, Show Lo and popular Mandopop singers such as David Tao, Kelly Chen and Yoga Lin showing what they have to offer.
Date: 22nd – 23rd October 2022
Location: Bayfront Event Space, 12A Bay Ave, Singapore 018970
Episode The Halloween Experience
Looking to celebrate spooky season with a Halloween-themed music bonanza? Look no further with the Episode Halloween Experience.
Hailed to be the first of its kind, The Halloween Experience combines the madness of Halloween with the magic of music, plus some seriously IG-worthy spots that you can save to your highlights – both on social media and in real life.
Featuring a line-up that includes local artists such as 22 Bullets, Farah Farz, and Dopplegangerz mapped against the scenic setting of The Meadow, you’re advised to come dressed in your spookiest gear for your chance to take home a Secretlab chair. Or just show up and enjoy a night full of good music and even better vibes.
Date: 29th October 2022
Location: The Meadow, Gardens by The Bay, 31 Marina Park, Singapore 019191
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