Here are 8 events happening this week, from June 5 to June 11, that you should consider heading out for.
1. No Black Tie presents Flamenco Evening
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Spanish flutist Rodrigo Parejo and flamenco guitar player Alberto Marin will join guitarist Razman Shaharin on stage for a very special Flamenco Evening. Enjoy the performance with a cover charge of RM64.
When: June 6, 9pm
Where: No Black Tie, Jalan Mesui
Info: Flamenco Evening
2. Epic Nerf Wars
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Do you have the nerves to NERF? EPIC invites you over for a great night of foam-bullet adventure. No bruises, it’s a promise! Expect an evening packed with fun and games, get to know the team behind EPIC, and mingle around. Snacks will be provided and admission is FREE. EPIC’s NERF expert Ken Ming will also be providing NERF guns and bullets for 20-30 pax (at a time) and will be coordinating the games.
When: June 7, 7.30pm – 10.30pm
Where: EPIC HQ @ The Collective
Info: Epic Nerf Wars
3. Wednesday West Coast Swing Dance Social
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Have you ever heard a song on the radio that’s got your body moving? If so, make sure you have this date marked on your calendar so you can hit the dance floor and groove to your favourite hits! Swing by B&Blanco to dance your night away to the greatest, latest & hottest hits. Admission is free but feel free to splurge a little on food and drinks to support the venue (they have amazing pizzas after all!)
When: June 7, 8.30pm – 12am
Where: B&Blanco, Sunway Nexis
4. Pisco Bar Live! Billie Blue & The Nowhere Men
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Billie Blue & The Nowhere Men is a folk-rock outfit comprised of 4 members who met in the bustling city of Kuala Lumpur. Being of an American and Malaysian mix, Billie Blue Blackstone drew on her roots when she began performing with Soheil Sanjabi as a duo. Raw and vintage, the band draws inspiration from groups of the late 60s and early 70s, while also experimenting with the various musical sensibilities that each member brings.
When: June 8, 9.30pm – 12am
Where: Pisco Bar, Jalan Mesui
5. IF WALLS COULD TALK 2nd Anniversary Party
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Calling all poets and poetry lovers, Gaslight Café & Music welcomes you to party with them in this extra special 34th session of their poetry open mic at Gaslight Café & Music. Since two is better than one, Gaslight Café & Music is featuring THE VENOPIAN SOLITUDE (solo) better known as TAKAHARA SUIKO and ANWAR HADI. There is a cover charge of RM18 inclusive of one drink.
When: June 9, 8.30pm – 11.59pm
Where: Gaslight Café & Music
6. Pisco Bar pres. Gregoire Pagnoux
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Grégoire has performed all across Asia for clubs and festivals: from Beijing to Bali, Tokyo to Taipei and most S.E.A capital cities in between, yet KL remains his home for the past 18 years. Starting his DJ career in Paris back in 1994, he moved to KL in 1999 where he hooked up with birds of same feathers and established himself as a dance music trendsetter in the country.
When: June 9, 11pm-3am
Where: Pisco Bar, Jalan Mesui
Image Credit: ORANG
Orang, who started out as a singer-songwriter, has been dabbling with more electronic instruments and aesthetics over the past few years. His debut EP, Everyone was released in 2016 and comprises of 5 tracks questioning how far the limits of human relationship can be pushed. The EP received positive feedback, and a few tracks have even been chosen to be critics’ top local tracks of 2016.
When: June 10, 9pm-11pm
Where: Gaslight Cafe & Music
8. Gamers Gathering
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Calling all Youtubers, Streamers, PC Enthusiasts, and definitely GAMERS! Era of The Geeks will be hosting a get-together for all you computer geeks to have a meal, lepak & chill! There’ll be a giveaway, lucky draw, quiz, live performance, open mic and more. If you’re interested, join here: http://www.gg.gg/etggg
When: June 10, 5.30pm-12am
Where: Karyabhara Café, Cyberjaya
Info: Gamers Gathering
Feature Image Credit: Wednesday West Coast Swing Dance Social & PDK Films