Friday, March 27, 2009

#$@$^!!# ... light's out at 8.30 ???


Earth Hour Saturday, 28th March:
We're switching off our lights from 8:30 - 9:30 for the candle lit dinner special (bbqs and flamb├ęs). The party starts after 9:30 pm!

Eristoff Saturday Night Fever, 28th March 9:30 pm onwards: DJ Nash spinning a retro-dance set!
Opus is supporting the
Earth Hour India cause, and the party will start only at 9:30 pm :)





We've launched a super cool
www.kroaknights.com check it out for updates!

KroaKING Season 4 every Wednesday at 9 pm

RULES
For 6 Wednesdays, starting 18th March, we pick 3 people out of the entire lot that sings on the night, to get into the final stages... (which means if you are not picked on a particular Wednesday, you have the opportunity of 4 more weeks to get in, though it usually gets tougher as the weeks roll by)..
Songs have to be from the database of over 8000 songs that Opus possesses (to browse the song list check out
www.myopusradio.com), unless you want to get your own backing track along. In case there is a song that you wish to sing, mail us at opus@trumpit.com with your request and we will try getting it for you. Keep in mind, only English tracks are eligible.

This year we are taking the contest outside Bangalore - across 6 cities in India.

The finals will be at a venue in Bangalore wherein one would be crowned Opus KroaKING...

Click
here to watch the videos of the previous finalists of KroaKING Season 3 at Palace Grounds, 2008
Watch the winners -
MEGHA (Season 1), ROOPIKA (Season 2) & ANDY (Season 3)

and.. the finalists get to record the Season 4 CD.. for the best of the first 3 seasons click
here

aaah, and one more thing... the judges decisions are final and binding

ELIGIBILITY
Anyone and everyone can take part (even those who competed in the first 3 editions).. age, sex (and colour), no bar!

PRIZES
We are still working on more prizes and record deals and judges.. by next week we'll have a final list of goodies, as more and more people are coming in as partners..
... and free entry to Wed and Sun KroaKnights for the year for all the Top 24 (that's 104 nights in the year @ Rs. 110/- a night.. you do the math)

WANNABE SPONSORS, PERFORMERS OR MERE CHEERING SQUADS CALL SHONALI - 9845244610
spread the musical note around...

click here to read more and for details on KroaKING Season 4


THURSDAY Signature BOOZE & BRAINS...

Hosted by Mark Rego & DJ Vinay, this is a popular quiz night where the winners get all their booze FREE for the night!! Rated by the BBC as India's best pub quiz ... No entry charges!


Anuj's Special Sunday Stuffings: The All Day Revamped Sunday Brunch with Sheridan Brass
noon onwards (Rs. 650/-)

Cold Cuts, Home Made Cheese Platters, Khao Suey, traditional Goan Curries, Flavoured Rice, Sannas, Dosas, Wraps, a variety of Breads and loads of yummy desserts!!
Soups, Salads and you can Make your own Sandwiches!
Along with Unlimited Kingfisher Blue Beer and Mojitos!!

Cowboy Sherry from 2pm - 5pm every Sunday! Country classics from Kenny Rogers, Garth Brooks, Don Williams, Eagles ... and lots more! Requests and dedications will be undertaken :)

Check out the review in The Bengaluru Pages, Let's Do Brunch - The 10 Best Brunches Served on a Platter


The Opus Brigade hits the road with gigs across the country. Hyderabad, Delhi, Pune, Mumbai, Chennai, Goa and Bangalore!
We started the tour on 28th Feb at the Secunderabad Club, Delhi on 6th March at the Delhi Gymkhana Club, Pune on 13th March at the Poona Club and Mumbai on 14th March at the Bandra Gymkhana.
Click
here for photos of the gig.
We now head to Presidency Club on 4th April in Chennai.

So if you happen to be in town or know friends there ... spread the word. For more details and updates, log on to the Opus website


... and 'O' the latest Buzzintown a premier Internet portal dedicated to the promotion of Events and Entertainment in India covering a wide range of categories & genres of events with presence in 10 cities.

bookmark these and check for regular updates

www.myopus.in

To view past few events' pictures log on to:
Opus Brigade in Delhi, Mumbai & Pune
Saturday Night Fever with DJ Ivan
Opus Brigade in Pune & Mumbai
Opus Brigade in Hyderabad & Delhi


For reservations call 080-23442580/9844030198
go
here for more details about OPUS ... and if you are on Orkut or Facebook there's an Opus and a Kroaknight and a Booze and Brains community, along with the Opus Fanpage ...

Wednesday, March 18, 2009

Every Playboy bunny with her bleach blond hair ...
















KroaKING Season 4 starts tonight at 9 pm

RULES
For 6 Wednesdays, starting 18th March, we pick 3 people out of the entire lot that sings on the night, to get into the final stages... (which means if you are not picked on a particular Wednesday, you have the opportunity of 5 more weeks to get in, though it usually gets tougher as the weeks roll by)..
Songs have to be
from the database of over 8000 songs that Opus possesses (to browse the song list check out www.myopusradio.com), unless you want to get your own backing track along. In case there is a song that you wish to sing, mail us at opus@trumpit.com with your request and we will try getting it for you. Keep in mind, only English tracks are eligible.

This year we are taking the contest outside Bangalore - across 6 cities in India.

The finals will be at a venue in Bangalore wherein one would be crowned Opus KroaKING...

Click
here to watch the videos of the previous finalists of KroaKING Season 3 at Palace Grounds, 2008
Watch the winners -
MEGHA (Season 1),
ROOPIKA (Season 2) & ANDY (Season 3)

and.. the finalists get to record the Season 4 CD.. for the best of the first 3 seasons click here

aaah, and one more thing... the judges decisions are final and binding

ELIGIBILITY
Anyone and everyone can take part (even those who competed in the first 3 editions).. age, sex (and colour), no bar!

PRIZES
We are still working on more prizes and record deals and judges.. by next week we'll have a final list of goodies, as more and more people are coming in as partners..
... and free entry to Wed and Sun KroaKnights for the year for all the Top 24 (that's 104 nights in the year @ Rs. 110/- a night.. you do the math)

WANNABE SPONSORS, PERFORMERS OR MERE CHEERING SQUADS CALL SHONALI - 9845244610
spread the musical note around...


"I'm sure you've heard the joke that goes 'When God said Go forth and multiply; someone came fifth and won a toaster...' We're going Fourth and we're multiplying and Morphy Richards isn't any richer for it. KroaKING Season 4 starts this Wednesday..."
click here to read more and for details on KroaKING Season 4
























Eristoff Saturday Night Fever, 21st March 8 pm onwards: DJ IVAN!!!
These 2 four-letter words finally get together for the first time in 5 years, IVAN @ OPUS, in a retro and dance night!
Dress Code: POLKA dots!























KINGFISHER ABANDONFRIDAY: 'The Performer' with Rukmini Vijayakumar and Karthik Mani:
20th March, 8:30 pm onward
'The Performer' is a 45 minute peek into the life of a Performer, bringing you a mix of monologues and movement by Rukmini Vijayakumar accompanied by Karthik Mani on drums.
www.rukku.in
www.taalization.com











THURSDAY Signature BOOZE & BRAINS...
Hosted by Mark Rego & DJ Vinay, this is a popular quiz night where the winners get all their booze FREE for the night!! Rated by the BBC as India's best pub quiz ... No entry charges!


Anuj's Special Sunday Stuffings: The All Day Revamped Sunday Brunch, noon onwards (Rs. 650/-)
Cold Cuts, Home Made Cheese Platters, Khao Suey, traditional Goan Curries, Flavoured Rice, Sannas, Dosas, Wraps, a variety of breads and loads of yummy desserts!!
Soups, Salads and you can Make your own Sandwiches!
Along with Unlimited Kingfisher Blue Beer and Mojitos!!

Check out the review in The Bengaluru Pages, Let's Do Brunch - The 10 Best Brunches Served on a Platter!

















Ivon Germon's graffiti on the Opus wall, check it out!
He's a French graffiti artist who's come to India to study Pop Art.


bookmark these and check for regular updates :)

www.myopus.in

To view past few events' pictures log on to:
Opus Brigade in Pune & Mumbai
Opus Brigade in Hyderabad & Delhi


For reservations call 080-23442580/9844030198
go here for more details about OPUS ... and if you are on Orkut or Facebook there's an Opus and a Kroaknight and a Booze and Brains community, along with the Opus Fanpage ...


Tuesday, March 10, 2009

we're gonna get you wet!! :)






















The Holi Special Edition of O-Show: 15th March '09, Noon to Moon
Launching Four Seasons at the Sunday Bizarre Buzzaar
click here to view the O-Show movie

Opus and Nimboo Design + Style in association with Four Seasons, have come together to bring you a fresh, creative, high energy market that will showcase young, talented designers from around the country. Designers are mostly from outside of Bangalore and include everything from jewellery, clothes, accessories to shoes, bags, artifacts and lots more!!

The March edition will see:
Psybabas - earth-friendly psychedelic wares, fluoro-glow and rasta radiance with clothing, footwear, home deco, accessories, jewellery and many more natural cosmic elements

Nimboo Closet - clothes, shoes, bags, jewellery and accessories!

Double U - clothes and accessories for the summer

Amanda Bachalli - clothes

Opus - opus merchandise, t-shirts, mugs, candles, ashtrays and lots more!


With a huge spread of Goan food on the Lunch Buffet and Gina spinning cocktales behind the bar, you can blissfully eat, shop, drink, shop, laze, shop, sing, shop, dance, shop, shop, shop, shop, kroak, shop, shop, shop and spend the whole day at Opus!

2pm - 4pm:
Jampot with "Krosswindz" from Calcutta
9pm onwards: the trademark Opus Bacardi Night Shift KroaKnight with the super crazy Carlton (KroaKnight entry and cover apply)

The Four Seasons O-Show Sunday Bizarre Buzzaar will be buzzing from Noon to Moon at Opus, Palace Cross Road, Bangalore on Sunday 15th March '09

Four Seasons wines - the finest expression of Indian wines, from 'the land of Twelve soils' - Baramati

Bring this invite and get a glass of Four Seasons free! Offer valid till
21st March '09.

Anuj's Special Sunday Stuffings: The All Day Revamped Sunday Brunch, noon onwards (Rs. 650/-)
Cold Cuts, Home Made Cheese Platters, Khao Suey, traditional Goan Curries, Flavoured Rice, Sannas, Dosas, Wraps, a variety of breads and loads of yummy desserts!!
Soups, Salads and you can Make your own Sandwiches!
Along with Unlimited Kingfisher Blue Beer and Mojitos!!

Check out the review in The Bengaluru Pages, Let's Do Brunch - The 10 Best Brunches Served on a Platter!


















Eristoff Sat Night Fever, 14th March 9 pm onwards: "Emergence"
Emergence, based in the international township of Auroville, is one of India's leading rock bands. Their music fuses harmonic textures of the guitar with sublime Carnatic melodies played on the violin blended with powerful lyrics.
Krishna McKenzie - Guitar and Vocals; Mishko M'Ba - Bass; Lowell Harrison - Drums; Karthick Srinivasan - Violin; Navin Iyer - Flute

"I have promoted many bands including Pink Floyd, Emergence, very much like Floyd, are pioneers in this new global culture. I have no doubt, Emergence and all they represent, will in the next couple of years become a leading name on the international stage." - Eddie Scott (Pink Floyd former promoter)


THURSDAY Signature BOOZE & BRAINS...
Hosted by Mark Rego & DJ Vinay, this is a popular quiz night where the winners get all their booze FREE for the night!! Rated by the BBC as India's best pub quiz ... No entry charges!


KINGFISHER ABANDONFRIDAY with DJ Goapu 13th March, 9pm onwards:
Spinning some funky retro and rock-n-roll


Bacardi KroaKnights: wednesdays & sundays

over 8000 tunes to choose from across genres ..
Wednesdays with MPD vivek vs vivek vs vivek ...
And then there's sundays .. with the CeeBee















KroaKING Season 4 starts Wednesday, March 18th:
This year the contest is Bigger, this year the contest is Tougher ... We're taking KroaKING outside of Bangalore, to 5 cities ... so start practising if you want to be a part of the Top 12!
watch this space for details























The Opus Brigade hits the road with gigs across the country. Hyderabad, Delhi, Pune, Mumbai, Goa, Chennai and Bangalore!
We started the tour on 28th Feb at the Secunderabad Club, then moved to Delhi on 6th March at the Delhi Gymkhana Club. Click here for photos of the gig.
We now head to Poona Club on 13th March and Bandra Gymkhana, Mumbai on 14th March.

So if you happen to be in town or know friends there ... spread the word. For more details and updates, log on to the Opus website.


bookmark these and check for regular updates :)

www.myopus.in

To view past few events' pictures log on to:
Opus Brigade in Delhi & Hyderabad
Women's Day Celebrations at Opus


For reservations call 080-23442580/9844030198
go here for more details about OPUS ... and if you are on Orkut or Facebook there's an Opus and a Kroaknight and a Booze and Brains community, along with the Opus Fanpage ...

Tuesday, March 03, 2009

Women On Top!!

Eristoff Sat Night Fever, 7th March: "Barry's Bosom Buddies - Women's Day Special"
















This night, Barry and his Bosom(ed) buddies attempt to portray their collective (and dubious) view of women and all things womanly. From Bollywood to Advertising, this is not for the faint hearted. If you liked Full Monty, you'll LOVE this!!
barry, roonie, vivek madan, sheridan brass, martin d'souza, mayank tiwari, rajiv mathew, ravi bhat, otis d'souza















KINGFISHER ABANDONFRIDAY with DJ Nash 6th March, 9pm onwards:
Spinning a retro and dance set ... so put on those dancing shoes & be there!!


Anuj's Special Sunday Stuffings: The All Day Revamped Sunday Brunch, noon onwards (Rs. 650/-)
Cold Cuts, Home Made Cheese Platters, Khao Suey, traditional Goan Curries, Flavoured Rice, Sannas, Dosas, Wraps, a variety of breads and loads of yummy desserts!!
Assorted Grills, Soups, Salads and you can Make your own Sandwiches!
Along with Unlimited Kingfisher Blue Beer and Mojitos!!

Check out the review in The Bengaluru Pages, Let's Do Brunch - The 10 Best Brunches Served on a Platter!


Bacardi KroaKnights: wednesdays & sundays
over 8000 tunes to choose from across genres ..
Wednesdays with MPD vivek vs vivek vs vivek ...
And then there's sundays .. with the CeeBee

















KroaKING Season 4 starts March 11th:
This year the contest is Bigger, this year the contest is Tougher ... We're taking KroaKING outside of Bangalore, to 5 cities ... so start practising if you want to be a part of the Top 12!
watch this space for details


























The Opus Brigade hits the road with gigs across the country. Hyderabad, Delhi, Pune, Mumbai, Goa, Chennai and Bangalore!
We started the tour on 28th Feb at the Secunderabad Club, Hyderabad. Click here for photos of the gig. We now move to Delhi Gymkhana Club, 6th March.

So if you happen to be in town & know friends there ... spread the word. For more details and updates, log on to the Opus website.


bookmark these and check for regular updates :)
www.myopus.in

To view past few events' pictures log on to:
Opus Brigade in Hyderabad
Goan Carnival at Opus


For reservations call 080-23442580/9844030198
go here for more details about OPUS ... and if you are on Orkut or Facebook there's an Opus and a Kroaknight and a Booze and Brains community, along with the Opus Fanpage ...

opus - 8 days a week

opus - 8 days a week