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Bar Specials – May 2013

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Primal Scream Live in Bangkok

On May 10, at CentralWorld, experience “Primal Scream Live in Bangkok.” Primal Scream is one the legendary music bands, which has inspired various bands in their 20 years of existence. The rock band from Scotland was formed by Bobby Gillespie, ex-member of Jesus and Mary Chain, Gillespie began his band with garage rock and later he combined double acid house into rock, creating the biggest turning point in U.K. music industry from their “Screamadelica, the best single in the 90s, as well as Mercury Music Prize winner in 1991. Later, even though with some members have changed, Primal Scream still released albums and made regular tours. In May 2013, they are to release their latest album “More Light.” In this Thailand visit, expect them to rock you to as you will never forget. With special guests: Agrikulture (Indonesia) and Getsunova (Thailand). Tickets at Bt1,500 and Bt1,800, Show starts at 8 p.m.

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Party & Gigs

Girl’s Night Out

crush crewThe best “Ladies’ Night” in Bangkok is at Concept CM² of Novotel Bangkok on Siam Square with exclusive privileges and free entrance all night long every Monday for all ladies. CM² boasts resident DJs spinning the beats and baselines, and international band, Crush Crew, ensuring a night of pop, R&B, hip-hop, and dance.

To find out more, contact Concept CM2 on 02-209-8888, ext. CM2 or visit

Block Party Wednesdays

Every Wednesday, Q Bar on Sukhumvit 11 presents DJ Octo and Sum-1 for a night of hip-hop, R&B, rock, house, disco, and breaks. Q Bar is open from 8 p.m. onwards, but you need to be at least 20-years-old to enter the bar (ID required).

For more details, call 02-252-3274

Drink Specials

Handpicked Wines

Wine Buffet 2Throughout May, the professional sommelier at The Square, Novotel Bangkok on Siam Square, offers his handpicked selection of wines that pair perfectly with dishes highlighted on the international buffet. Red or White, New World or Old, prices start at just Bt899 per bottle or an amazing Bt550 net per person for a free-flow of selected wines when enjoying the international buffet dinner.

For more information, call 02-209-8888, ext. The Square or visit

Hip Herbs

Studio Bar on the ground floor of Pathumwan Princess Hotel invites you to experience something different as its team of talented mixologists shake, blend, and stir-up Thai herb sensations this month. Recommended drinks include Ginger Mojito, PP Daiquiri, and Frozen Lemongrass – available at prices starting at Bt250 per glass.

For more information, contact, 02-216-3700, ext. 20133

Very Happy Hours

very happy hourA “Very Happy Hour” promotion is currently ongoing at the Swizzles Bar and Lounge. Drop by the bar from 6 to 7 p.m. Monday thru Friday and enjoy all drinks at 50 percent off. Swizzles has a relaxing ambiance that is perfect for unwinding with your favorite imported beer, spirit, and wine; a perfectly prepared cocktail, mocktail, or smoothie; or even with just a freshly squeezed fruit juice.

For more information and reservations, call 02-210-8100; e-mail:

Pattaya Nightout

Weekend BBQ

BBQ LOVERS @ PULLMAN PATTAYA HOTEL GEnjoy the opulent Weekend BBQ every Friday and Saturday evenings at the Beach Club Restaurant of Pullman Pattaya Hotel G. It’s definitely the place to check out for a party in Pattaya today. Both the Friday Meat Lovers BBQ and Saturday Seafood BBQ, offer seafood grilled to perfection in both Asian and European styles. The BBQs start at 6:30 p.m. at only Bt990 (food only); Bt 1,690 including free flow wine, beer, spirits and soft drinks. The Beach Club Restaurant opens every day from 6 to 10 p.m.

For more information or reservations, contact 038-411-940-8 or e-mail:

Sandrone Wine Dinner

Pic - Mantra Wine DinnerMantra Restaurant & Bar, in collaboration with Vanichwathana (Bangkok) Co., Ltd recently held a fantastic ‘Italian Sandrone Wine Dinner” with guests experiencing the best of Italian wine and gastronomy. Photo shows (from left): Piyawan Niruntraporn, specialist from Vanichwathana (Bangkok); Dr. Cristian Maddalena, export manager of Sandrone Lusiano; Richard Margo, resident manager of Amari Orchid Pattaya; and Supparatch Piyawatcharapun, social director of Mantra Restaurant & Bar.

What’s up at The Continent

IMG_0286__eWe Love After Work: Enjoy ‘Buy 1, Get 1 Free’ all weekdays from 6 to 9 p.m. Come every Thursday, during the ‘Ladies Nights’ when ladies get two free drinks + canapé’.
Every Saturday and Sunday, satisfy your thirst with unlimited cocktails and food for only Bt999++ with the ‘H2O Unlimited.’ Also, bring your friends to the 38th floor and enjoy the Afternoon Tea along with great company and stunning view. Axis & Spin serves Afternoon Tea from noon till 6 p.m. DJs perform at the SkyBar Tuesdays-Saturdays. For reservation, call 02-686-7055. Every Friday and Saturday, Jazz duo Ath & Paul entertain dinner guests at Medinii with their incredible tunes.

For reservation, call 02-686-7000 or e-mail

Winemaker Ralph Hochar of Chateau Musar, in collaboration with fin Wines (Thailand), treated selected wine aficionados with a special six-course wine dinner at the Lord Kim’s of Mandarin Oriental Bangkok recently. The Lebanese winemaker presented wines such as 2004 Chateau Musar Blanc, 2008 Château Musar Rosé, 2004 Chateau Musar Rouge MAGNUM, 1997 Chateau Musar Rouge MAGNUM, and 1991 Chateau Musar Rouge, from Gaston Hochar, Bekaa Valley, Lebanon while the hotel’s top chef presented exquisite dishes to match the fabulous wines for a thoroughly perfect evening of fabulous food, fine wine and wonderful camaraderie.