Nightlife Manila: The Best Events & Gigs on Nov. 16-22, 2023
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Nightlife Manila: Charlie Burg Live in Manila, Plus 9 Amazing Events

Nightlife MNL Nov16 22

Another weekend in Manila is upon us and this spells for a jam-packed schedule of concerts and gigs, happy hour and cocktail nights, fresh raves, and club nights you must not miss. We saved you the stress of planning your weekend and week ahead with our rundown of the best nightlife events.

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1. Charlie Burg Live in Manila

Charlie Burg Live in Manila
Photo by Instagram/Charlie Burg

Get ready to be captivated by the soulful voice of R&B and indie rock singer Charlie Burg at the SM Aura Samsung Hall this Thursday night for his #InsigniaConcertSeries. Known for his hits like “I Don't Wanna Be Okay Without You” and “Lovesong,” let the Detroit-born artist take you on a musical journey you won't forget. Don't miss the Southeast Asian debut of the Blue Wave Band, too, as they join Charlie for his tour. Get your tickets now via SM Tickets.

2. APO Hiking Society 50th Anniversary Concert

APO Hiking Society 50th Anniversary Concert
Photo by Website/TicketWorld

Relive the magic of APO Hiking Society's classic hits at the “APO Hiking Society: 50 Years Solid Gold” concert this Friday! Join Jim Paredes and Boboy Garovillo as they celebrate their 50th anniversary at the Newport Performing Arts Theater. From “Panalangin” to “Awit ng Barkada,” listen live to the songs that have defined the Filipino music scene. Don't miss this special event honoring their enduring legacy. Get your tickets via TicketWorld and be part of the celebration.

3. The Ridleys’ Home: 7th Anniversary and ‘Until I Reach the Sun’ Album Launch Party

The Ridleys’ Home: 7th Year Anniversary
Photo by Facebook/The Ridleys

Celebrate #7YearsWithTheRidleys at their seventh anniversary event and “Until I Reach the Sun” album launch party. Enjoy live performances by The Ridleys themselves, along with Flu, Lola Amour, Munimuni, and Over October. Get your tickets now and be part of this unforgettable night of music! Merch bundles (signed CDs, hi-res digital download code, and booth discount) are also available at the venue.

4. Karpos Live Presents: SE SO NEON Live in Manila

Karpos Live Presents: SE SO NEON Live in Manila
Photo by Facebook/Karpos Live

Don't miss the Manila debut of South Korean indie-rock band SE SO NEON this Saturday! Composed of lead singer and guitarist, Hwang So Yoon, and drummer, Park Hyun Jin, the band gained recognition in the indie scene with their EPs “Summer Plumage (2017)” and “Nonadaptation (2020).” Experience the talented duo’s unique blend of lo-fi and vintage sounds as they take the stage at The Filinvest Tent, Alabang!

5. Disney Princess The Concert

Disney Princess The Concert
Photo by Instagram/Samsung Performing Arts Theater

Immerse yourself in the magic of Disney Princess songs with “Disney Princess - The Concert.” For the first time (in forever), a quartet of Broadway stage icons will come together to perform everyone’s beloved songs and share behind-the-scenes stories from their time on the stage and screen. Get your tickets via TicketWorld and experience the enchantment this weekend.

6. End of Jargon: An EP Launch by Toots

End of Jargon: An EP Launch by Toots
Photo by Facebook/Toots Music

Want to support local music? Don't miss the EP launch of “End of Jargon” by Toots at Paper Lantern in Quezon City. Enjoy live performances by OnlyKwans, Bird Dens, cheeky things, Hazylazy, Devices, and Toots himself this Saturday, along with DJ sets by Papa Jawnz and b2b juniper. Get your tickets here and be part of this exciting night of music!

7. Johnny Orlando Live in Manila

Johnny Orlando Live in Manila
Photo by Website/SM Cinema

Canadian singer-songwriter Johnny Orlando is set to captivate Filipino fans on Nov. 20 (Mon) at 12 Monkeys Music Hall and Pub as part of his Asia headlining tour. Known for his incredible song covers and debut album "all the things that could go wrong," the Toronto-born artist is expected to perform tracks from his latest album "The Ride." Get ready for an evening of music and emotions! Score your tickets via SM Tickets.

8. Fundraiser Gig feat. Side A, Freestyle, & More

Fundraiser Gig feat. Side A, Freestyle, & More
Photo by Facebook/19 East

Don't miss this fundraiser gig at 19 East featuring Side A, Freestyle, and Sub Projekt feat. Diamond Soul Siren Nina as they come together to support the recovery of Nanay Alma, the mother of Freestyle’s bassist, from a massive stroke. This is your chance to enjoy live music from OPM icons while helping raise funds for Nanay Alma’s ongoing therapy and home care. Doors open at 7 PM, and the show starts at 8:30 PM. Tickets are priced at P3,500 per head.

9. Help! A Beatles Tribute

Help! A Beatles Tribute
Photo by Website/TicketWorld

Experience the magic of The Beatles once again with “HELP! A Beatles Tribute,” as a European tribute group takes you on a nostalgic trip back to the golden era of rock 'n' roll. Catch Ernie Mendillo, Matic Pelcel, Ziga Stanonik, and Anze Semrov, who have an uncanny resemblance to the original The Beatles members, at their two-night concert happening at the Newport Performing Arts Theater on Nov. 21-22. Secure your tickets via TicketWorld and don’t miss this unforgettable tribute to the iconic "Fab Four."

10. Luca in Concert

Luca in Concert
Photo by Website/TicketWorld

Discover the exceptional talent of Luca Brugnoli, an independent British artist with a voice that knows no boundaries. From classical to pop, musical theatre, and rock, Luca's authentic voice resonates across genres. Get ready to listen to tracks from his debut album, "Rise Up," and witness the promising future of this rising star in the music industry. Get your tickets via TicketWorld.

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