by / on January 30, 2013 at 6:29 pm / in Digital, Digital & Mobile

Deezer ventures to 22 new territories: Middle East, Asia, Africa, Brazil

Global music subscription service Deezer has announced its launch in 22 new countries including the Philippines, the Republic of Korea, Taiwan and Hong Kong, in Asia.

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by / on January 25, 2013 at 11:01 am / in Culture, Live Reviews

Laneway Sneak Peek: JAPANDROIDS

What to expect from JAPANDROIDS this weekend at Laneway Singapore? Our guest writer Scott Murphy saw the band live in Hong Kong two days ago. Sneak peek, here you go!

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by / on January 22, 2013 at 7:19 pm / in Artists / Bands, Culture, Hip Hop, Interviews

“Look, we are not old!” An interview with Retox’D

Retox’D is much more than a hip-hop trio. And they have a good sense of humour. Check their pretty funny video for Music Weekly, and read their instructive interview.

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by / on January 14, 2013 at 1:19 pm / in Culture, Hip Hop, Releases

Release: Retox’D – Year of the Dragon

Hip-hop from Hong Kong? Not the first thing that comes to mind when thinking about the music landscape in this country! But that’s without taking into account the inquisitive mind of Love Da Records.

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by / on December 4, 2012 at 6:02 pm / in Culture, Live Reviews

Clockenflap festival: an airy carnival

Clockenflap was a simple, joyful and complete festival in Hong Kong.

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by / on November 19, 2012 at 11:33 am / in Culture, Events, Interviews

Shaping HK’s cultural scene: Clockenflap

A chat with Clockenflap’s founder Justin Sweeting.

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by / on October 29, 2012 at 11:33 am / in Indie / Alternative, Releases, Rock

What to Love: Love Indie Rock

LOVE DA RECORDS is proud to announce the release of their first indie music compilation, LOVE Indie Rock, an epic 51 track, 3-disc compilation box set. Read our exclusive interview with CEO Tommy Chan.

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by / on October 21, 2012 at 11:48 am / in Events

Spotlight on Urbanscapes: Part III

Continuing our special feature highlighting the musical line-up of Urbanscapes Festival, we chat to Salammusik, OJ Law, 9 Maps, as well as Charlie Lim.

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by / on October 18, 2012 at 6:28 pm / in Artists / Bands, Indie / Alternative

Spotlight on Urbanscapes: 9 Maps

  Hello! How would you describe 9 Maps’ sound?  Sherin: Hello, Music Services Asia. 🙂 Among the many things it could be, on any given day it’s certainly indie-folk; oneiric; existential ramblings and visions delivered in harmonic ebbs and flows. Others have described it as a slow-burning candle, or a great partner in a traffic jam. We seem to be slowly transitioning to […]

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by / on September 17, 2012 at 4:52 pm / in News

Linking Music + Brands with BrandBeat

BrandBeat, a new company based in Hong Kong, is developing effective partnerships between brands and music, in a smart and innovative way. Interview with Charlie Toller, director.

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by / on September 3, 2012 at 3:11 pm / in Events

Mystery Jets stops in Singapore on Sept. 14!

In support of their latest album Radlands released on 30th April, Mystery Jets are converging on a Tour of Asia and Australia, with Singapore being their first stop on September 14th.

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