Articles by: Selenna
Melbourne-born, raised and now based in Manila, Selenna Nieva is a lover and dreamer of all things music. Some have described her as a music nutter while others would say that she needs to sort out her life priorities.

by / on July 4, 2013 at 9:30 am / in Culture, Interviews

Jamiroquai’s Jay Kay Challenges Himself in China and Korea

After 20 years with Jamiroquai find out what still challenges Jay Kay and what it has to do with Asia.

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by / on July 3, 2013 at 7:15 pm / in Music Charts

Is John Mayer’s Song ‘Paper Doll’ About Taylor Swift?

Oh Taylor, did you bring this upon yourself?

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by / on July 3, 2013 at 10:00 am / in Live Reviews

Noah and Waljinah Dominate AMI Awards

Last night’s AMI Awards lived up to every ounce of hype that the Grammys-like awards evening had received and it was nothing short of eventful.

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by / on July 3, 2013 at 9:30 am / in Culture

Julie Anne San Jose Hits Quadriple Platinum

Julie Anne shares with us her favourite song on the record, which band she’s digging right now and how she manages to juggle it all and keep sane while maintaining her much deserved high profile.

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by / on July 1, 2013 at 10:00 am / in News

Live! This July ’13 in Southeast Asia

SEA is looking like a mighty fine place to be with shows from The xx, Killswitch Engage, Sterophonics, Super Junior and the Spring Wave Music Festival!

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by / on June 27, 2013 at 9:45 am / in Music Charts

Jonalyn Viray Channels Mariah on New EP

Drawing inspiration from pop diva Mariah Carey and fellow Filipina Regine Velasquez, Jonalyn delves deep into stories of love, loss and heartbreak.

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by / on June 25, 2013 at 6:58 pm / in Culture

This Sanctuary’s Java Rockinland Tour Diary

Find out how they lost their lead singer, Renee and whether they survived their set after seeing the “overwhelming” stage they were to perform on.

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by / on June 24, 2013 at 5:00 pm / in Videos

Noah Reveal a Glimpse of Their New Movie

The film documents Ariel’s accusation of appearing in a sex tape, protesting his innocence and being sentenced to jail.

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by / on June 21, 2013 at 2:47 pm / in Events

The AMI Awards Nominations

You’ll never guess who made it onto this years AMI Awards nominations list.

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by / on June 21, 2013 at 9:55 am / in Interviews

Save Me Hollywood & Sloppy Joe to Play Baybeats

Singapore’s biggest alternative music festival is just around the corner.

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by / on June 19, 2013 at 12:00 pm / in International Chart, Music Charts

Miley, Demi and Taylor Dominate Charts

Who run the world? Girls. When we say ‘world’ we mean charts and when we say ‘girls’ we mean Miley, Demi and Taylor!

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by / on June 18, 2013 at 10:30 am / in Interviews

This Sanctuary to Rock Jakarta’s Java Rockinland Fest

Southeast Asia’s favourite punk rockers are heading to one of Jakarta’s largest music festivals.

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by / on June 17, 2013 at 9:29 am / in Music Charts

The Launch of Top 30 Philippines

Launching the first digital music charts for the 10th top consumer country of music downloads.

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by / on June 14, 2013 at 3:57 pm / in Asian Pop Chart, Music Charts, Southeast Asian Chart

EXO’s Double Appearance on Top 30 Asia

South-Korean Chinese boy-band EXO are making enough noise to make it onto the Top 30 Asia charts. Twice.

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by / on June 13, 2013 at 2:52 pm / in Artists / Bands, Culture, Interviews

Baybeat’s Artists Head to Head: Asian Chairshot & These Brittle Bones

South Korea’s Asian Chairshot and Wales’ These Brittle bones, both with different styles and different stories, come together to form part of the Baybeats Festival lineup.

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by / on June 10, 2013 at 3:30 pm / in Music Business

Manila’s Araneta Center to Bring Even More Music and Attractions

Jorge Araneta, owner of the 18,000-seat Araneta Center in Manila, announced the appointment of Chip Rachlin as his exclusive representative in dealing with securing artists and performances for his venue.

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by / on June 10, 2013 at 3:00 pm / in Crush of the Day

Crush of the Day: Timber Timbre – ‘Black Water’

A hypnotising mix of psychedelia and folk from Ontario band Timber Timbre.

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by / on June 7, 2013 at 4:30 pm / in Culture, Interviews

Kris Lawrence Spreads His Love

Kris joins us to talk about his latest album, Spread the Love, and the possible effects of being named the Sexiest Man of 2013.

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by / on June 7, 2013 at 3:45 pm / in Videos

Nidji Release New Video for Rahasia Hati

Check out Nidji’s video for “Rahasia Hati”, taken from their latest album OST 5CM.

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by / on June 7, 2013 at 8:28 am / in Artists / Bands, Culture, Interviews

Froya + L’Alphalpha to Play Baybeats Festival

The annual alternative music festival showcasing regional favourites and bringing much loved international artists to Singapore.

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