8 Must-see Concerts in Bangkok This October 2018
Last month, Bangkok saw the likes of Jay Sean, Dua Lipa, and The Killers perform in the city. October comes along with a roster just as stellar-studded, including acts from genres across the spectrum fit for every music enthusiast. Read on to find out which 8 must-see concerts have made our picks for the upcoming month!
Chang Music Connection pres. Tahiti 80
Chang Music Connection, Dudesweet and SpicyDisc invites French Indie Pop band Tahiti 80 for their debut performance here in Thailand on the 5th of October at Zen Gallery in Central World. Founded in 1992, the quartet consists of Xavier Boyer, Pedro Resende, Mederic Gontier, and Sylvain Marchand. Some of their most popular tracks include “1000 Miles”, “Crush!” and “Heartbeat”. The show will be supported by opening acts Pills and Sqweez Animal by Win and The SQ Crew. Unfortunately, tickets are currently sold out at the time of writing.
JAMnight Live! with Snail Mail
International series #JAMNIGHT is back with their newest act, Snail Mail. High school graduate Lindsey Jordan has stunned audiences worldwide with her incredible voice and heart wrenchingly relatable lyrics. Her debut album “Lush” has received high praise, with singles “Let’s Find An Out” and “Pristine” being two of the honorable mentions. Catch the solo singer-songwriter/guitarist on the 11th of October at Rockademy from 8:30 PM till late. Tickets are currently on sale at 1200THB on Ticketmelon.
Thaitanium Unbreakable Concert
Ever since their start in 2000, Thaitanium have gone on to become a remarkable driving force within the hiphop and rap industry here in Thailand. Fan favorite tunes of the group include “Yak Lai”, released back in 2011, and the more recent “TURNT”. This coming October 12th, the group will be hosting their very own concert featuring many notable names at BITEC Bangna. The full lineup features Add Carabao, Yaya Urassaya, Bankk Clash, Singto Numchok, Boy Lomosonic, Twopee Southside, Urboy TJ, and many more popular acts from the region. Tickets are currently on sale at 2000THB on the official Thaitanium website.
Tennyson Live in Bangkok by Cornflakes
Cornflakes and Blaq Lyte brings Canadian live act, Tennyson to Rockacademy on the 14th of October. The electronic duo consisting of siblings Luke and Tess Pretty were last in Bangkok in March of 2017, and this time round they’re bringing new sounds from their latest EP “Uh Oh!” - which has been said to be darker, and mature with an edgy twist! “Favorite Things”, “Cry Bird” and “Body Language” with Aloe Blacc are only a handful of mesmerizing tunes by the two. Early bird tickets are now on sale on Ticketmelon at a price of 650THB.
Jam Fest 2018
Jameson and What The Duck presents 2018’s edition of Jam Fest. Held on Saturday, the 27th of October at Voice Space, the event will feature two stages - Mainstage and Dood stage. Flure, Monotone, Scrubb, 2 Days Ago Kids, The TOYS, De Flamingo, Stoic, Old Fashioned Kid and many more are set to perform across both stages. Unfortunately, tickets are sold out at the time of writing.
Sam Smith: The Thrill Of It All Tour
Globally acclaimed singer-songwriter Sam Smith will be making a stop in Bangkok on his “The Thrill Of It All” tour on the 28th of October. Taking place at Impact Arena, fans can expect the hitmaker to perform the chart-topping “La La La”, “Stay With Me” and “I’m Not the Only One”, along with his latest single “Promises” with producer Calvin Harris. Tickets are currently on sale for 2,000 / 3,000 / 4,000 / 5,000 / 6,000 THB and VIP packages are available for purchase at 9,000 THB on Thai TIcket Major.
Charlie Puth Voicenotes World Tour 2018
Charlie Puth first gained recognition over the viral success of his Youtube videos, but it was the release of “See You Again”, which later became the best-selling song of 2015, that really put the American singer-songwriter on the map. Since then, he has earned three Grammy nominations and went on to sell millions of records worldwide. Last in Thailand on a sold-out show back in 2016, Charlie Puth returns on the 29th of October at Impact Arena on his Voicenotes World Tour. Tickets are now on sale for 1,800 / 2,200 / 2,800 / 3,500 / 4,000 / 5,000 THB with an additional VIP package available for purchase at 3,300 THB.
Singha Music presents Khalid: American Teen Tour 2018
Khalid has had a whirlwind of a year following the release of his album “American Teen” in 2017. His single “Location” was certified four times platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America, and has since put out collaborations with Martin Garrix, Billie Eilish and many more. Fan favorite tunes of the singer also include “Coaster” , “Young, Dumb and Broke” and the recent “Better”.This coming 31st of October, Khalid will be performing at the GMM Live House on his American Teen World Tour. Tickets are now on sale on Thai Ticket Major for 2,000/3,000 THB.