5 Concerts in and Around Bangkok This December That You Just Can't Miss
Spending quality time with your friends and family while enjoying some of from your favorite artists is really not a bad way to end the year. Afterall, 2018 was filled with exciting concerts and event that brought us memorable moments and 2019 will definitely keep the thrill going for all of us.
In the meantime, this upcoming December brings us a fine selection of local and international acts of all genres throughout the month. We’ve picked for you 5 concerts from not just Bangkok, but from all around Thailand that you and your friends will definitely enjoy. See something you like? Be sure to grab your tickets while it’s still available!
Rock and Roll Come Back #555
One of the biggest Rock music festivals in Thailand is back once again for its 5th edition with Rock and Roll come back #555. The concert invites the country’s top Rock artists and enthusiasts of all generations to a lovely natural setting at Chom In Farm located in Dan Chang district, Suphanburi under wizardry and spell-casting theme. Artists in the billing includes Surachai Jantimathawn (Nga) from Thai Folk-Rock band “Caravan”, Hugo, Mai “Sib-Lor”, The Richman Toy, Zerohero, Brown Flying, Southern Boys, Mai Mhon The Voice 6, Asss, Stylish Nonsenses, Phumjit, Anodard, Kitties Peace, XL, Bone Head, The Proper Clan, Third Person, Sorry Brother, Big Leg Woman, Before Weekend, Mintburi, and many more.
Live music performances aside, there will also be some exciting activities at the event including a Motocross race organized by Dirty Sunday, sunset watching on a giant broomstick, and numerous vendors providing food, drinks, and goodies throughout the night. The event will take place on Saturday 1 December 2018 from 17.00 until 23.30. Tickets are now on sale at 500 THB with a pack of 5 available for a discounted offer of 2,000 THB.
Man With A Mission presents Chasing the Horizon 2018 Tour
Man With A Mission is a Japanese Rock band from Tokyo, Japan that are gaining massive popularity from their exciting music style and distinguished features of each band members that includes Tokyo Tanaka, Jean-Kn Johnny, Kamikaze Boy, DJ Santa Monica, and Spear Rib who wear differently designed wolf masks during both their concerts and their music videos. Their top hits include "Raise Your Flag” and “Emotions”, with the prior peaking at #2 on Billboard Japan Hot 100 and the latter being used as a theme for the live action movie adaptation of the Hentai Kamen manga.
After the release of their latest album “Chasing the Horizon” this past June, they’ve been on a world tour since. Now, fans in Thailand will have a chance to catch their performance live right in the heart of Bangkok with the concert Man With A Mission presents Chasing the Horizon 2018 Tour. The event will be taking place on Saturday 1 December 2018 from 19.00 onwards at Nakarin Space. Tickets are now up for sale at 2,800 THB.
The Weekend Asia Tour Live in Bangkok
The Weeknd, aka Abel Makkonen Tesfaye, has announced his first-ever Asia tour recently and will be making his way to Thailand as part of it. Winner of 3 Grammy Awards and 8 Billboard Music Awards, the Canadian Alternative-R&B artist will be bringing his alluring vocals and world-class performance to Thai fans for the very first time with The Weekend Asia Tour Live in Bangkok.
His smash hits that will almost certainly be on the line-up includes The Hills, Can’t Feel My Face, Star Boy, Often, In The Night, I Feel It Coming, as well as songs from his latest album “My Dear Melancholy” like “Call Out My Name”. Be sure to catch him live on stage on Sunday 2 December 2018 at Impact Arena Muang Thong Thani. Tickets are up for sale at 2,500/3,500/4,000/4,500/5,000 and 6,000 THB.
Overcoat Music Festival 2018
The highly-anticipated winter music festival is back to warm our hearts once again for the 9th year with Overcoat Music Festival 2018. This year’s event will be bringing together some of the best Thai artists of all genres for a memorable night among the pristine mountain scenery and cool winter breeze.
Artists in the billing include Two Popetorn, Aof Pongsak, Nont Tanont, Boy Peacemaker, Da Endorphine, The Toys, Jetset’er, Potato, Room 39, Slot Machine, Stamp Apiwat, Lomosonic, and Urboy TJ. Be sure to pack up your coats and scarfs before heading over to Jolly Land Starlight Amphitheater in Khao Kho District, Phetchabun this Sunday 9 December 2018. Tickets are available at all 7-Eleven branches at 1,600 THB.
Serng 2 | Thailand Music Festival
Fans of Molam, Luk Thung, and Reggae music can rejoice as U Beer, and Heavy Organizer will be bringing back the Serng Thai Music Festival for the 2nd year. Other than all the Thai music enthusiasts you’ll be meeting and dancing with all night long, Serng 2 will also be bringing a fine selection of top Thai artists of all generations for you to enjoy. This year’s line-up will be led by the internationally acclaimed The Paradise Bangkok Molam International Band followed by Pornsak Songsang, T-Bone, Srirajah Rockers, Rasmee Isan Soul, Stylish Nonsense, Kota Amatuti Taki, Yensuk, Mocha Garden, and M Tharakon.
The event will take place on Saturday 22 December 2018 from 15.00 until midnight at Fortune Sky Arena, Fortune Town Shopping Mall. Tickets are available at all 7-Eleven branches in Thailand with tickets currently priced at 590 THB (Phase 2) at the time of writing and available to only until 10 December. After the deadline, tickets prices will go up to 700 THB for Phase 3 and at the door.