Rock/metal gig round up January 2015

Friday, 23 January 2015 00:00 -     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

It is a new year and everyone is eager to attend rock ‘n’ roll and metal gigs across the country. The year started with a gig in Colombo organised by the RaavanKommand, in league with Hela Distributions and Promotions. The year started with an extreme underground metal gig, which was most anticipated since December 2014. Here is a list of gigs to look forward to: Rock ‘n’Roll: A series of gigs that has been taking place for the past couple of months will stage their first gig for 2015. The gig is organised by Sulphur Sounds in association with AWN Radio. Bands: Circus Cult, The Herb and The Remedy, KALM, Lustful Gaze, Wakhan Thanka Solo artistes: Imaad Majeed, Talal, Yohani Sarah, Yenuka Venue: Shalika Hall, Park Road, Colombo 5 Date and time: Saturday 24 January from 7 p.m. onwards Tickets: Free entrance Rodney Branigan Tour of Sri Lanka: Yamaha endorsed musician Rodney Branigan will be in Sri Lanka to take part in the first international performing and visual art festival that is taking place these days in Colombo and Hikkaduwa – Moving Out. Main Festival in Hikkaduwa and Colombo (free entrance) Thursday 29 January-Sunday 1 February Sunbeach Hotel, Narigama, Hikkaduwa Friday 6 February Goethe Institut, Gregory’s Road, Colombo 7 Saturday 7 February La Voile Blanche, Beach Road, Mount Lavinia Special performances (contact respective venue for reservations) Thursday 5 February at Santore, Sir Marcus Fernando Mawatha, Colombo 7 and Qbaa, De Fonseka Mawatha, Colombo 5