Consisting of one Hong Kong dude and two British chicks, Chochukmo’s ex-bassist WaiTing is bringing his new alternative three-piece Glue all the way from the UK to the city with their brand of 80s and 90s punk, grunge and Britpop sounds. They’re opened by of course Chochukmo themselves, plus MouseFX. Sweet. Feb 20, 8pm. Hidden Agenda, Unit 2A, Wing Fu Industrial Building, 15-17 Tai Yip St., Ngau Tau Kok. $180 from ticketflap.com.
The Red Stripes at Café Isara
New Lantau music venue Café Isara’s about to rock out with Hong Kong’s best ska and soul troupe The Red Stripes, followed by reggae and ska DJs to round off the night with a bang. Dress code is red, white and black and there’s a prize for the best dressed. Feb 20, 7pm. Café Isara, Shop 3, G/F, Scenic Crest, 18A Mui Wo Ferry Pier Rd., Mui Wo, 2470-1966. $100 in advance, reserve from enquiries@ isaragroup.com, $150 at the door.
Caspian: Dust & Disquiet
The instrumental post-rock giants are coming to Hong Kong once again, this time supported by local bands Smoke In Half Note and shoegazers Thud. Feb 25, 8pm. Hidden Agenda, Unit 2A, Wing Fu Industrial Building, 15-17 Tai Yip St., Ngau Tau Kok. $220-260 from ticketflap.com, $300 at the door.