Every Indi Night, catch Shmindustry playing indie music directed at party peeps from the creative industries, together with resident DJ RTYPE helming the decks. Expect some good indie and alternative rock tunes, as well as Britpop, while you enjoy their $8 promo on house pours through the night. At 8-9pm, experience Open Decks, where in-house DJ Darkwing lets you spin some mixes of your own.
Go local and watch homegrown artistes perform their original compositions at the weekly Saturday Original Sessions (SOS). The sessions are free-for-all, regardless of age. A firm supporter of the local indie scene, Hood Bar and Cafe has featured acts like In Each Hand A Cutlass, Typewriter, and The Sam Willows.
Make your way up to this rooftop bar for Loofapalooza, which promises the best pop, alternative, and indie tunes from the ’90s and beyond. Fuel up with their Catch The Jug Bug promo, with jugs of house pours at $40 nett, and Long Island Tea going for $80 nett. With the crowd comprising pretty young things and white-collars, you’ll see that the passion for indie music knows no age.
Start your weekends right with not one, but two indie nights here. KICKS! sees resident DJ Joe Ng and his crew of three spinning indie anthems, while beat! has established local names like I Am David Sparkle, and big-name guest DJs from the likes of Bloc Party and The Stone Roses gracing the stage.