All rocked up

music March 01, 2019 01:00

By THE NATION

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Popular Japanese rock outfit One Ok Rock, who have a strong following in Thailand, will be the support act for Ed Sheeran’s “Divide” Asia Tour concert at Rajamangala Stadium on April 28.



The J-rock quartet, featuring Taka on vocals, Toru on guitar, Ryota on bass and Tomoya on drums, is constantly touring as they aim to become Japan’s first globally recognised band.

Tickets are now on sale at Thai Ticket Major counters and online at www.ThaiTicketMajor.com. 

Night out with Plini

Sydney-based guitarist Plini heads to Thailand on Monday for a concert and masterclass guitar clinic at De Commune, an underground live music venue at Liberty Plaza in Sukhumvit Soi 55, as part of his “Sunhead Tour.”

Advance tickets cost Bt1,200 for the concert only and Bt1,800 for the concert and clinic. They can be purchased by calling Indy Pop at (085) 060 4120, or making a deposit to Kasikorn Bank account 7712123731, Teravut Vatanapratepakorn and sending the slip to the inbox of Facebook/Indypopconcerts. Don’t forget to include your name and address! 

Squeeze box wizard

Osaka-born chromatic accordion player Kanako Kato, performs his “Magic Box” concert in Thailand at Dr Thaworn Phornprapha Auditorium on the fifth floor of Siam Motor Building on March 17 at 1.30pm. He will be joined on stage by Ukrainian musicians Ievenko Igor and Vitalii Bogak.

Tickets are Bt1,200 and Bt1,600 at www.ThaiTicketMajor.com.

“Wanna” go solo

Yoon Jisung, a former member of South Korea’s Wanna One and now a solo singer and actor, will be in Thailand for his firstever global fan meeting at BCC Hall on the fifth floor of Central Plaza Lat Phrao on March 23 at 6pm in support of his first EP “Aside”.

Tickets cost from Bt2,800 to Bt5,500 at Thai Ticket Major. 

Music on the beach

Sunset Beach Music Festival 2019 returns to Platoo restaurant on ChaAm beach tomorrow with a lineup that includes Thai ska and reggae bands TBone, Job2Do, Srirajah Rockers, Buddha Bless, Max Jenmana, Deep ‘O’ Sea, Mocca Gardne, Skalaxy, Miraculous, Gold Red, Smiley Farmer, Rin DaRast, Juu4E, DJ Peachy, DJ Dogga, as well as Tendouji from Japan.

Tickets cost Bt900 available at all 7Eleven stores and at www.AllTicket.com and Facebook.com/Sunsetbeachmusicfest.