Our carefully picked recommendations for the coming week in Warsaw:

TUESDAY, 7 February
Alex Clare

Alex is a British songwriter and singer whose hit "Too Close" from his first album "The Latedness of the Hour" ranked 4 on UK Singles Charch and number 7 on the US Billboard Hot 100. The song was nominated for Brit Awards in 2013. His music combines alternative rock with drum'n'bass and R&B. Luke Quinn, a promising young musician, will be performing and Clare's support.

Where: Hybrydy, ul. Złota 7/9 (click to open map)
When: Tuesday, 7 February, 7:00 pm
How much: 69/80 PLN
Details: click here
THURSDAY, 9 February
Balkan Fever Party

Magda Navarrete joined forces with Caravana Banda to take you to an amazing trip filled with a mixture of gypsy jazz, with a pinch of Balkan sounds and Flamenco infused with Polish folk and oriental music. After the concert, the musicians, with their both traditional and exotic instruments, will host an after-party filled with warm and energetic music.

Where: Teatr Syrena, ul. Litewska 3 (click to open map)
When: Thursday, 9 February, 7:00 pm
How much: 80 PLN
Details: click here
MONDAY, 6 February
Belgian indie rock

Warhaus is a solo project of Marteen Bevloder, the singer of the Belgian urban soulful indie-rock group Balthazaar. He issued his first solo album with a somewhat promising title "We Fucked a Flame Into Being" last year. Marteen once pointed out that the album was "too good to pass on!”.

Where: Hydrozagadka, ul. 11 listopada 22 (click to open map)
When: Monday, 6 February, 7:00 pm
How much: 35/50 PLN
Details: click here
MON-TUE, 6-7 February
Rise for a good cause

One Billion Rising is a worldwide campaign in which women - and men - will dance on the 14 of February, for the fifth time, to protest against violence against women. Participants from 200 countries are now getting prepared to learn the dance, performed once a year. Would you like to join? Rehearsals will be held throughout this week. There will be a lot of positive energy. It really doesn't matter if you are a good dancer on not - if you dance for a good cause.

Where: Feminoteka, ul. Mokotowska 29A (click to open map)
When: Mon-Tue, 6-7 February, 6:00 pm
How much: free
Details: click here
WEDNESDAY, 8 February
Hip hop from Atlanta

Make some noise for OG Maco! The author of the smash hit "U Guessed It" and XXL's Freshman of 2015 is an American hip-hop artist from Atlanta, who will perform in Warsaw this week, in a popular glam dance club called Miłość (Love). After issuing over 10 EPs and mixtapes, the rapper is coming to Poland to promote his new mixtape "Blvk Phill Collins".

Where: Miłość, ul. Kredytowa 9 (click to open map)
When: Wednesday, 8 February, 10:00 pm
How much: 35 PLN
Details: click here