Cambodian blues act KROM are making waves internationally with award winning BBC broadcaster Mark Coles playing their newest single Mama Blue” on his world music show, offering glowing praise of their latest offering.
Mac Demarco, the scraggy haired troubadour from Canada, with his gap toothed smile and carefree demeanour has cemented himself as the clown price of indie rock over the course of his three records. He’s also just commenced a whirlwind world tour that will see him touching down in Australia, North America and Europe playing at major international festivals like Coachella in addition to […]
Taiwanese media outlets have revealed that Chinese pop superstar Jay Chou has married long time girlfriend Hannah Quinlivan in England on the eve of his 36th birthday.
Demi Lovato has teamed up with English singer-songwriter Olly Murs to perform an acoustic rendition of his new single ‘Up’ that is due for release on January 4, 2015. The heartfelt rendition captures the raw emotion of the slick pop-rock production and features a powerful chorus allowing the vocal depth of the duet to shine. The acoustic version is gaining […]
2014 was a pretty awesome year for music, but as always, there was no shortage of songs to make your ears bleed. There were hundreds of contenders but these eight were easily the absolute worst of this year’s trash.
Jakarta: Noah have repeated their success in 2012 and once again been announced as the ‘Best Band’ at the SCTV awards in Jakarta.
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