Singapore’s Capitol Theatre is set to host an evening of enthralling music as Now/Live brings the iconic instrumental rock band Explosions in the Sky to the city on February 28, 2024. Celebrated for their emotionally charged and cinematic soundscapes, the Texas-based band promises an unforgettable live experience for their fans in Singapore.
The eagerly awaited concert, “Explosions in the Sky – Live in Singapore,” is scheduled for an 8 pm start at the Capitol Theatre. This event marks a significant date for Singapore’s music enthusiasts, offering a rare opportunity to experience the band’s dynamic live performance.
- Presale: Starting on November 30 from 10 am, with exclusive access for Now/Live mailing list subscribers. Subscribers will receive a presale code on November 29 at 6 pm.
- General Sales: On December 1 at 10 am, tickets will be available through SISTIC’s website and hotline (+65 6348 5555).
- Ticket Price: SGD 98 (excluding SISTIC booking fee).
About Explosions in the Sky
Established in 1999, Explosions in the Sky has carved a unique niche in the instrumental rock genre. Over their 24-year career, the band has evolved from playing DIY spaces to headlining prestigious venues like Radio City Music Hall and the Royal Albert Hall. Their music, known for its epic build-ups and profound emotional depth, has garnered a loyal global fanbase.
Commercial Success and Artistic Impact:
- With over 1.3 million copies sold across six studio albums, the band has achieved remarkable success from a non-commercial music style.
- Their work has significantly influenced the sound of modern sports films, documentaries, and television, especially with their iconic score for “Friday Night Lights.”
- The band’s diverse tour history includes performances with artists like Nine Inch Nails, Smashing Pumpkins, The Flaming Lips, and Death Cab for Cutie.
The New Album: ‘End’
Their latest album, ‘End,’ explores the concept of endings, whether in life, relationships, or time. Described as their most superb album, it melds the restrained intensity of their early work with the intricate sonic texturing of their later releases. The album reflects the band’s broad musical influences, from classical to ambient music. It also represents a continuation of a thematic arc that began with their first album, “How Strange, Innocence.”
Upcoming Projects and World Tour
Explosions in the Sky are more than just stopping at album releases. Their ongoing world tour, “The End Tour,” is bringing their legendary live show to 26 cities around the globe. More dates are expected to be announced. The band is also working on scoring a new television series set to premiere in 2024. This further showcases their versatile musical talents.
Engage and Explore
Fans are encouraged to follow Explosions in the Sky’s and Now/Live Asia’s official channels for further updates and details on the band and their upcoming Singapore concert.
Explosions in the Sky
The upcoming “Explosions in the Sky – Live in Singapore” concert is a journey through instrumental rock’s power and beauty. The band continues to leave its mark across various artistic mediums. Their live performance in Singapore poises to be an unmissable experience for music lovers. Stay tuned to Asia Live 365 for more updates on this and other exciting music events.