Lorong Mesu, Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur Federal Territory, Malaysia
NileGuide Expert tip:
No Black Tie is a local institution. If you're in town do swing by and No Black Tie will most certainly introduce you to the city's best musicians. Watch out for pianist Michael Veerapen, guitarist Jose Thomas and drummer Lewis Pragasam.
Check out No Black Tie for intimate, live performances. Through the years No Black Tie has garnered quite a reputation as the city's one and only venue that supports and promotes local and regional artists, whatever genre it may be. The entire scene resembles closely the many clubs around the world that champion the same cause. Plumes of cigarette smoke and hushed conversations rise to mingle with words and notes of musicians, writers and poets in this sleek, contemporary venue of wood and glass. Effortlessly chic, No Black Tie displays excellent acoustics. Many of the city's best musicians play on a regular basis at this venue. Travelling musicians never give No Black Tie a miss. This club takes its role seriously – it's the city's top choice as a platform to uncover new talents, be it in the jazz, indie, rock or classical genres. Their monthly calendar is generally packed with acts and events. For food, order delicate morsels of Japanese delights.