December 18 | Indiranagar
Bengaluru’s Sylvester and Sumeru are set to give a groovy twist to your Friday night. The dynamic duo have been involved in the city’s indie music scene for almost ten years now. Catch them play a combination of blues, rock, Hindustani and more.
Entry free. At Beer Café. 9 pm onwards. Details: 40982456
December 18 | Koramangala
Live Banned will perform at Indigo Live Music Bar tonight. The band’s original tracks, and medleys, are immensely popular for their humour that is sometimes intelligent and at other times atrocious. The group satirises, restructures and twists popular music across genres and languages. Tickets (Rs 1600 approx for two) available at the venue. At Indigo Live Music Bar. 8 pm onwards. Details: 25535330
Tribute to a master
December 18 | JC Road
Over 50 dancers of Sanjali Centre for Odissi Dance will present a dance recital, called ‘Temple to Proscenium’. A tribute to the Odissi legend Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra, the production will be a testimony to the transformations undergone by the classical dance form — from the natya mandap to the stage, from a devotee to an artiste and from royalty to urban rasikas. Entry free. At ADA Rangamandira. 7 pm.
December 18 | Old Airport Road
Freshmenu and Krafting Networks bring to you Youtube favourites, the ‘Pretentious Movie Reviews’ stars Kanan Gill and Biswa Kalyan Rath, for an evening of wit and humour. Funny Side Up that features the duo is easily the cockiest standup act in town. At Hotel Royal Orchid. 7 pm. Tickets (`899 upwards) on insider.in
Grub and groove
December 19 | Vittal Mallya Road
This Saturday, globally renowned violinist and DJ DSHARP will play at Sancho’s. But wait, there’s more. Not only do you get to enjoy a night filled with phenomenal music, but also dig into lip-smacking Mexican food that the restaurant is famous for. At UB City. 8 pm onwards. Details: 7022006121