It’s the final stretch of August… so let’s make it count!
This weekend is another magical one for Malta featuring a versatile (hint, hint) selection of musicians and some world-class acts.
From jazz and opera to metal and techno, there’s bound to be a couple of things on this list that you can look forward to this weekend!
Friday 23rd August
1. No adults allowed! Summer’s biggest teen party is here
This Friday, Wicked Events will be hosting their annual teen festival at Uno Village with an incredible local line up featuring Michela, Owen Leuellen, Luke Chappell (and many more) as well as international headliner HRVY.
2. The squeeze takes over Gozo
Beesqueeze are on a hot streak this summer and show no sign of slowing down. After performing at Safj Ħaj last weekend, the duo are taking to Malta’s sister island for a power acoustic set at Zeppis in Qala.
3. Your favourite Friday night featuring your favourite all-time classics
District is back for Week Nine featuring Cluett spinning his selection of all-time classics for until the early hours of the morning.
4. A versatile night of clubbing
Sound Salon and G7 are bringing you an extra special night featuring Malta’s beloved brass band that’s guaranteed to make your move, Versatile Brass.
5. Your weekly dose of jazz
Il-Gażin Vilhena continues their weekly tradition of Friday jazz nights this weekend and it’s the perfect place for those looking to enjoy a drink and some great live music!
Saturday 24th August
6. A pre-album thrash bash
A night of thrash metal and moshing featuring Thrashacre and Sonic Storm. This gig is guaranteed to result in you getting whiplash and a couple of broken bones. But at least your entrance fee will contribute to Thrashacre recording their new album and also guarantees you a copy of it once it’s released!
7. A magical night at Fosos
This event needs no introduction. Maltese tenor Joseph Calleja will be performing alongside Andrea Bocelli, and some special guests, in front of half of the Maltese island at Floriana’s Fosos. We already know you’re going to be there.
8. All-day ‘darties’ at St Julian’s Festa this weekend
9. Summertime sadness at Marrakech
The Guest List is back for its Saturday showdown featuring Cedric Gervais, the name behind hits such as Summertime Sadness, Would I Lie To You. Do It Tonight & More!
10. Boiler room DJ from Benelux
Rotterdam’s finest Speedy J will be displaying his skills and techno-calities at this edition of Glitch Club Series at Club Phoenix.
11. A much needed Sunday sesh
Beautiful sunset views and a vibrant atmosphere for your Sunday sesh featuring house beats, electronic sounds and summer sax.
12. Jazz/Country fusion at Storeroom Sunday’s
Nostalgic country and jazz melodies, stirred with a dose of free improvisation, from the core of the Deutch trio’s unique, yet accessible, repertoire.