Nothing lifts a meal like a good live band serenading you with your favourite songs all night long. Whether you’re into mellow jazz and blues or sing-in-the-shower hits, our guide to the best live music gigs in town will have you tapping your toes and swaying to the beat.
Unwind with an aromatic Cuban grill-out at Bob's Bar and celebrate the end of a long work week with a distinctive experience. A latin jazz band invigorates the night on Wednesdays to Fridays from 7pm onwards.
Heartlanders don’t need to stray far from home to get their music fix anymore. GRUB, a restaurant serving decadent Western classics in Bishan Park, hosts a live band every Saturday, creating a relaxed ambience for a chill dinner.
510 Ang Mo Kio Avenue 1 (Bishan Park 1) Singapore 569983
Sporting chic decor, Guinness on tap, and comforting Irish food, you won’t be able to resist falling in love with this jolly Irish pub in Clarke Quay. Party it up with the live bands playing energetic songs every Wednesday to Sunday for you to dance until dawn.
3A River Valley Road #01-01, Merchant’s Court, Singapore (179020)
Singapore’s only authentic German microbrewery immerses you in Bavarian culture with authentic Bavarian food, in-house brewed beer, and a great selection of music incorporating both traditional tunes and modern pop songs.
9 Raffles Boulevard #01-01 Millenia Walk Singapore (039596)
Dine, drink, and dance all in one spot! Put on your dancing shoes and rock out to Prive’s daily live bands, or catch DJ Annuar spinning tunes every Tuesday to Saturday. We promise you’ll have the time of your life.
The casual atmosphere and edgy murals of Senor Taco celebrate the best of Mexican street culture. Come to this down-to-earth restaurant for a taste of authentic Mexican, and for the live band and DJ playing the hottest Latin American tunes every Monday to Saturday.
3A River Valley Road #01-07 Clarke Quay Singapore (179020)
What better place for an afternoon get-together than at Starker? This bistro serves a selection of unique, award-winning house beers that you can savour while chilling to music from local musicians. The show starts at 8pm every night!
Taste life in the American South at The Beast, the first bourbon bar in Singapore. Indulge in a variety of high-quality bourbons while the live country band sets the mood with their soulful, twangy tunes on Fridays at 7.30, or show your stuff at the open mic on Thursdays.
Time to break your barriers and get your groove on at The Berlin Bar & Restaurant! Party down to the dulcet tones of John Molina & Krueger every Tuesday to Saturday, or unwind with drinks and bar bites at the outdoor dining area to watch the sunset.
30 Victoria Street #B1-06 CHIJMES Singapore (187997)
Elegant, glamourous, and 100% classy, The Black Swan is a New York-style steakhouse serving up meaty treats. Head up to their al fresco patio dining area for live performances of jazz favourites every Wednesday after 8, courtesy of the talented Aarika Lee.
Step into old-school Shanghai at this unassuming bar along Telok Ayer Street, with live performances ranging from familiar English and Mandarin pop favourites! Performances start at 6:30pm on week nights with a focus on nostalgic 80s and 90s pop on Fridays, and 9pm on Saturdays for lovers of Cantonese beats.