Esplanade Presents


New Friends and Old

The Midnight Suns, Pure Fantasy (Singapore)

30 Dec 2023, Sat, 6.45pm & 8pm


(Intermission: None)

Esplanade Concourse

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Having met through years of being in the jam circuit, two powerhouse bands finally collide in a night to remember. Members from both bands have amassed several years of experience playing in a variety of venues, from big arenas all over the world to smaller and intimate shows. Buckle up for a night revelling in the past, present and future with The Midnight Suns, Pure Fantasy and Shak’thiya.


No tickets will be issued. Seats are available on a first-come, first-served basis.  

Language: Cantonese
Things to Note:
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Artist Information

Pure Fantasy

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A band rocking for a good cause, Pure Fantasy is inspired and influenced by ‘70s, ‘80s, and ‘90s rock music. Professionals in fields you’d have to interview the band to find out, they are a collective of music lovers turning performers. 


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Shak’thiya describes himself as just a boy from Jurong West that’s done a lot and is hoping to do more than his peers. He is a lover of music and kindness.

The Midnight Suns

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The Midnight Suns are a Singapore-based band that comprises of musicians from various groups playing genres such as blues, country, rock, Americana and many more. 

The quartet performs its own unique brand of original numbers as well as their own arrangements and interpretations of classic tunes by artists such as Bob Marley, Bill Withers and The Rolling Stones. 

The members include singer-songwriter Shak, session bassist David Ng, session drummer Clarence Ng and session guitarist Khalis Jalil. 

Its members have a wealth of experience playing at many venues in Singapore, including various Timbre outlets, The Crazy Elephant, Esplanade, SingJazz, Hard Rock Cafe and many more. They have also played at numerous festivals, including Singapore’s National Day, Mediacorp Countdown Show, BeerFest Asia, Singapore Night Festival, Oktoberfest, SHINE Festival, among others . 

Date & Time

30 Dec 2023, Sat


Esplanade Concourse


Esplanade Concourse

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