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.
Café Hillywood, LG/F, 152 Austin Rd., Jordan, $280 from ticketflap.com/yumizouma
Sub Terra #1
The Underground is expanding into Wan Chai and debuting with an all-ages event series. Three bands are heading: Asyndeton, a young alt-rock outfit, will be followed by the Turing Apples, a nerd-rock group named after the father of the computer, with a sound influenced by Explosions in the Sky and Caribou. The show ends with a bang, with hard rock foursome Andy Is Typing. Sep 3, 9pm. The Hub, 1/F, Fortune Building, 150-158 Lockhart Rd., Wan Chai, $100 from undergroundhk.com; $130 at the door. Helium3 at Grappa’s Cellar Promoting new album “Welcome to the New World,” it’s Hong Kong rockers Helium3, formed by four Cathay/Dragonair pilots. Hopefully you won’t hear a single squeaky cartoon voice the whole night. The band is also raising money for Hong Kong charity The Sunny Side Club. Openers The Sinister Left will come on at 8:30pm.
Aug 27, 7:30pm. Grappa’s Cellar, B/F, Jardine House, 1 Connaught Place, Central, $138 from ticketflap.com/helium3, includes one drink.