The best gigs in Beijing this August

Featuring Wolf Alice, Mike Shinoda, Bastille and more

Beijing's music scene frequently attracts some of the best names in music, both locally and from abroad, and August is no different. Don't miss the chance to rock out with a bunch of brilliant artists, right in your own backyard.

Events disappear from this page as they pass, so if you're looking at a sparse page you missed the boat [sad face]. But come back next month for another glut of gigs to keep you entertained.

Vancouver Sleep Clinic

Critics' pick

The brainchild of Australian singer-songwriter Tim Bettinson, Vancouver Sleep Clinic's music is best described as Bon Iver meets Sigur Rós. After getting embroiled in a bit of a battle with his label last year, Bettinson arrives in Beijing on the back of comeback EPs Therapy Phase 01 and Therapy Phase 02.

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Dusk Dawn Club (DDC) , 14 Shanlao Hutong 19 Aug


Critics' pick

Best known for monster hit 'Pompeii', British indie pop band Bastille are storming Beijing this August performing music off their sophomore release Wild World.

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Tango , 79 Hepingli Xijie 26 Aug Buy tickets