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#LBBRecommends: Gigs and Workshops for the Weekend of September 4-6

Vineet posted on 4th September

Friday, September 4


blueFROG Bangalore presents The F16s

The F16s

Image via The F16s.

The Chennai-based band will play their peppy brand of alternative dance music.

Where: blueFROG, #3 Church Street

When: 9pm

Contact: 080 69999549

Find the event on Facebook here.

Saturday, September 5


Vh1 Supersonic Club Nights featuring John Dahlbäck + Zaeden


Image via John Dahlbäck.

Head to the city's latest music venue for a night of House by label owner, producer, remixer and DJ John Dahlbäck, supported by Indian DJ Sahil Sharma aka Zaeden.

Where: blueFROG, #3 Church Street

When: 9pm

Contact: 080 69999549

Find the event on Facebook here.

The Humming Tree presents Perfect Strangers 2nd Anniversary Concert

Rock band Perfect Strangers, which draws inspiration from the golden age of the 70s, 80s and 90s, celebrates two years of making music with a huge cast of guest performers from across the Bangalore music scene.

Where: The Humming Tree, 12th Main, HAL 2nd Stage, Indiranagar

When: 9pm

Contact: +91 9886618386

Find the event on Facebook here.

Bhoomija presents Venkatesh Kumar - Hindustani Vocal

Pandit Venkatesh Kumar, who blends the styles of the Gwalior and Kirana gharanas along with other influences, performs at MLR Convention Centre on Saturday.

Where: MLR Convention Centre, Brigade Millennium, 7th Phase JP Nagar

When: 7pm

Find the event on Facebook here.


Little Hands, Big Feat - Pottery Basics for Children

Kids will learn how to unleash their creativity, have a go at pottery and learn a technique or two in clay moulding. Meant for ages 6+. 

Where: Clay Station, 1-C, Second Floor, 1st D Main Road, 14th B Cross, HSR Layout, Sector 6

When: 11am-12.30pm

Contact: +91 9535000629

Find Clay Station on Facebook here.

Earth My Body - Stepping Into Feminine Knowing

A workshop on getting in touch with your innate femininity and intuition by Rekha Kurup, a Women's Spirituality graduate and founder of the She Stands Tall Project. The workshop costs INR 750 per person, and you are required to book your place in advance by calling Kurup at the number below.

Where: Atta Galatta, 134, KHB Colony, 5th Block, Koramangala

When: 10am-1pm

Contact: +91 9972490513

Find the event on Facebook here.

Maker Weekend: Build your own Wine Rack

If you caught our Twitter chat with Workbench Projects, you'll know we were a little more interested in the wine than the wine racks themselves. Nonetheless, this workshop is a great way to reconnect with the joys of making something with your own hands. Plus, you get a wine rack at the end of it.

Where: Workbench Projects

When: 10am-4pm

Contact: +91 9663090123

Find the event on Facebook here.

Sunday, September 6


Natya Yoga Session

Yoga mat-ters

Dancers and yoga teachers Charan and Ambaresh will lead participants through this sessions that will involve, dance, theatrics and yoga. Bring along your own yoga mat, props, water and sunscreen at this free event.

Where: Cubbon Park, Kasturba Road

When: 8am-9.30am

Contact: Email or

Find the event on Facebook here.


blueFROG Bangalore presents REFUGE

Jazz/world ensemble REFUGE plays a set combining jazz with folk and classical elements from various musical traditions around the world. The set is composed by pianist Aman Mahajan.

Where: blueFROG, #3 Church Street

When: 9pm

Contact: 080 69999549

Find the event on Facebook here.


Movie Magic @ Urban Solace - Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress

Based on the book of the same name by Dal Sijie, this film is about two teenagers who are sent to be re-educated during the Chinese Cultural Revolution and fall in love with the local tailor's daughter.

Where: Urban Solace, 32 Annaswamy Mudaliar Road, Ulsoor

When: 6pm-9pm

Contact: +91 9945022177, +91 9845013055

Find the event on Facebook here.

Documentary film screening: Amma & Appa

An Indo-German couple explores the relationships between their respective sets of parents who come from vastly different backgrounds and yet share something in common.

Where: Goethe-Institut Bangalore, 716 CMH Road, Indiranagar

When: 6pm

Contact: 080 25205305

Find the event on Facebook here.



A performance combining theatre and dance, Anamika explores the stories of three women whose lives are touched by Lord Krishna in various ways.

Where: Alliance Française de Bangalore, 108 Thimmiah Road, Vasanthnagar

When: 6pm-9:30pm

Contact: 080 40808181

Find the event on Facebook here.


Workshop on making craft items using coconut leaves

Learn how to transform a coconut leaf into a fish, cube, musical instrument and more. This workshop is for ages 10 and above.

Where: Atta Galatta, 134, KHB Colony, 5th Block, Koramangala

When: 10:30am-1pm

Contact: 080 41600677

Find the event on Facebook here.


Gone in 21 Seconds

The true test of your commitment to great deals: Forever 21 is having a flash sale at the crack of dawn on Sunday, where all products will be available at a discount of flat 60 per cent. Also, the first 200 people in line get gift vouchers worth INR 500. Pro tip: figure out your size in advance so you can avoid the queues at the trial rooms.

Where: Forever 21, Ground Floor {beside Westside}, Garuda Mall, 15 Magrath Road

When: 6am {for real}

Contact: 080 41104473

Find the event on Facebook here.

Feature image via Indrajeet Rajkhowa.