Against the Current:
In Our Bones World Tour
Against the Current plays what’s billed as “intelligent pop songs.” The pop rock trio from Poughkeepsie, New York made it big on YouTube before breaking into the gig scene. They’re back in Hong Kong to tour their latest album, “In Our Bones.” Sep 16, 8pm. MacPherson Stadium, 38 Nelson St., Mong Kok, $450-750 (VIP with meet and greet) from cityline.com.
The Underground Brings
Metal Goodness to Town in Heavy #16
The Heavy series of concerts by The Underground returns, to glee of all Hong Kong metalheads. Check out four bands: Feel of All with their
Hong Kong-style punk, melodic hardcoreists
The Priceless Boat who are down to get angry and political, OI Squad with old school punk, all before hard rock vets Maniac clean up the moshpit for the night. Aug 4, 8pm. Orange Peel, 2/F, 38-44 D’Aguilar St., Central, $90 from undergroundhk. com, $120 at the door; both include one drink.
YourMum Presents: Yumi Zouma, Yukilovey and Merry Lamb Lamb
The Kiwi dreampop foursome Yumi Zouma: made up of Sam Perry, Christie Simpson,
Josh Burgess and Charlie Ryder, heads to
Hong Kong this September for a one-off gig in recently opened indie venue Café Hillywood. Having played with the likes of Lorde and Chet Faker, this is one gig Hong Kong hipsters won’t want to miss. The band is supported by local acts Yukilovey and newcomers Merry Lamb Lamb.
Sep 16, 8pm. Cafe Hillywood, LG/F, 152 Austin Rd., Jordan, $280 from ticketflap.com/yumizouma.