Wednesday 18th March 2020, 9pm – Bunga Raya (Duo) – Breaking the mould with their blend of Shanghai and Peranakan jazz that isn’t entirely jazz and their funky progressive pop are ethnically-clad songbird Joyce Chin and Malaysia’s top fusion guitarist Kelvyn Yeang
Thursday 19th March 2020, 9pm – Hara Tunes & Andre – It is probable that you’ll find yourself falling for the sensuous voice of one of Malaysia’s best singers who makes singing seem so natural and effortless.
Friday 20th March 2020, 930pm – Spunk Unit (Maxi) + 2pc Horn Section + Diana – If Penang’s funkiest trio with a solid 2 piece horn section and the hunky frontman Prem with his stunning voice and slick dance moves wasn’t enough, then adding the flamboyant Diana with her power vocals
is icing on an already scrumptious cake…
Saturday 21st March 2020, 930pm – Acidic Bunch – With two outstanding charismatic singers and a gutsy guitar-driven band with a manic drummer, you’ll have to come early to ensure a seat for Penang’s favourite party band!
Sunday 22nd March 2020, 9pm – Kelvin Thein & Boy – There is a lot to like about surfer, poet and singer Kelvin who delivers songs in a soulful manly voice and the consummate guitarist accompanying him who will also croon to you in his timeless voice.
Monday 23rd March 2020, 9pm – Isaac Ho & Sher Lynn Kam – A duo comprising award winning dreamy voiced singer-songwriter Isaac Ho, known as Malaysia’s Ed Sheeran, whose hummable songs are world class, and songbird Sher Lynn who has won many fans with her deep smoky voice.
Tuesday 24th March 2020, 9pm – Jay & Wendy – What better way to experience Penang’s best talents than to hear one of Malaysia’s top flat-pick and finger-style guitarist, and Wendy’s singing that turned heads in the USA.
Wednesday 25th March 2020, 9pm – Jazz Wednesdays with Tonal Alchemy – A very special night with the stage opened to guest artists as well as Berklee graduate jazz pianist Wilson Quah whose band with bassist extraordinaire Cc is at the pinnacle of Penang’s jazz scene. Guesting on drums is the superb in demand sessionnist Jonathan Scully. Expect nothing less than an exquisite night….
Thursday 26th March 2020, 9pm – Spunk Unit (Mini) – Penang’s top organist, a fleet fingered bassist, and a hunky vocalist with a stunning voice and an engaging personality present an upbeat night of latin, jazz, funk, reggae and soul.
Friday 27th March 2020, 930pm – Acidic Bunch – It’s always a full-house when this island’s favourite guitar driven party band (manic drummer included) with two outstanding vocalists take the stage. Come early to ensure a seat….
Saturday 28th March 2020, 930pm – R n’ B Night with InStyle – This seven-piece band pulverise ChinaHouse every time they play here. The band consists of Penang’s best musicians and in the frontline MC Hong Ray spits out tongue-tying raps, the hunky Prem Raj bosses the stage with his greasy dance moves and stunning vocals, and Hara Tunes makes you melt with her sensuous voice and effortless singing.
Sunday 29th March 2020, 9pm – Yay! Indie! – The Canteen At ChinaHouse dedicates every last Sunday of the month to original Indie artists and this month highlights two indie-pop artists Isaac Ho and Simon Peter, and power-pop artist Daryl Felix from the band The Color Noise.
Monday 30th March 2020, 9pm – Boy & Jingle – Cutting his teeth playing bass and singing backing vocals for top acts like ROZZ, Boy impresses with his slick guitar and soulful voice. Jingle’s smoky voice is the perfect match for this mellow duo.
Tuesday 31st March 2020, 9pm – Simon Peter & Bevy – An incredible indie-songwriter duets with the honey-sweet voiced Bevy; the combination makes you feel all fuzzy and warm inside….