Slipping Chairs and Magic Box Mix Up at the Echelon Pub

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Hilton Colombo’s Colonial style pub, the Echelon Pub, will be introducing two new bands – Slipping Chairs and Magic Box Mix Up – starting in February where the bands will play live every Thursdays and Fridays from 8 p.m. to Midnight. Slipping Chairs is a three member band that has been performing since 2009 and each has a unique touch when it comes to their performances. Their semi acoustic music caters to many audiences as they perform tunes from the ’70s to now. Having toured Singapore, Thailand and India, Slipping Chairs has been playing in famous venues in Colombo and has already got its own followers. Magic Box Mix Up is a six piece alternative/Indie/Pop-rock ensemble that boasts a melodic history spanning eight years. Each individual adds a flavor that is unalike, making their music produce significantly diverse and unique. Magic Box Mix up too has been performing at esteemed venue in Colombo and festivals overseas.  The Echelon Pub at the Hilton Colombo caters to the young and the young at heart. The extensive beverage menu and British style pub grub along with entertainment makes the pub an ideal venue to hang out after work. There is also a happy hour on drinks from 12 noon to 1:30 p.m. and again from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. daily. Guests could also enjoy the quiz night on Mondays from 8:30 p.m. to 10 p.m., Bingo on Wednesdays at 8:30 p.m. and live entertainment on Fridays from 8 p.m. onwards. For more details, please call the food and beverage office on 2544 644 ext 2126 or log on to