by / on July 21, 2015 at 3:46 pm / in Dance / Electro

Ultra Singapore drop huge first round lineup!

US based EDM juggeraught Ultra Music Festival has just completed a historic, weeklong series of events in Croatia for ULTRA Europe and now the expansion has its eyes firmly fixed on Asia, dropping a tantalizing peek at the first round headliners for Road To Ultra Singapore.

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by / on July 14, 2015 at 4:16 pm / in News

Robbie Williams cancels ‘Let Me Entertain You’ South East Asian tour dates

British superstar Robbie Williams has cancelled all shows in the South East Asian leg of his ‘Let Me Entertain You’ tour in late September and early October.

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by / on June 26, 2015 at 4:44 pm / in Artists / Bands, Interviews, Pop

Interview: The Sam Willows reveal their secrets

Singaporean chart toppers The Sam Willows let us in on some of their deepest secrets – Who can talk to the animals? Who has the worst habits? Which was each of their favourite shows, and who has just put their foot in it and signed themselves up for a 10 minute dance solo  on stage at their next show? Read on for all the dirt.

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by / on June 18, 2015 at 8:55 pm / in News

The Sam Willows join Jimmy Cliff, Dirty Loops and Bon Jovi to play at the 2015 Singapore Grand Prix

 After playing in front of 25,000 people at the ASEAN Games Closing Ceremony it seems there’s nothing The Sam Willows cant achieve. The all conquering quartet will join Pharrell Williams, Maroon 5 and Spandau Ballet, returning to perform as part of the 2015 Singapore Airlines Singapore Grand Prix entertainment lineup.

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by / on June 18, 2015 at 5:17 pm / in Pop, Rock

Are Twenty One Pilots the future of pop music?

Departing from the well worn brand of generic pop punk that Good Charlotte and Fall Out Boy have been peddling for years now, Twenty One Pilots have erupted onto the scene, their catchy songs like a spiked tire iron to the face of modern alternative pop music.

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by / on June 16, 2015 at 11:09 am / in Interviews, News, Pop

INTERVIEW: Gentle Bones’ Joel Tan can’t imagine life without friends, sushi and his guitar

When Joel Tan, the artist known to most as Gentle Bones, picked up a guitar for the first time at 16 years old it’s doubtful he could have predicted how quickly he would achieve the incredible successes he’s managed…

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by / on June 10, 2015 at 4:30 pm / in News

“Asia’s Dancing Pop Diva” Jolin Tsai is set to bring the house down in Singapore

“Asia’s Dancing Pop Diva” Jolin Tsai will be holding her brand new concert, ‘JOLIN TSAI 2015 PLAY WORLD TOUR – SINGAPORE’ at Singapore Indoor Stadium on 25  July  2015

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by / on April 30, 2015 at 3:32 pm / in Live Reviews

Gallery: Demi Lovato wows Singapore in the first stop of her world tour

Singapore was treated to the Demi Lovato experience as she unleashed her first full-scale concert tour in the country. Attracting a sold out crowd, The Demi Lovato: World Tour In Singapore 2015 was held at the Suntec Singapore Convention and Exhibition Centre Singapore on 28th of April. This performance marks the multi talented, platinum-selling recording artist’s first appearance in Singapore […]

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by / on April 14, 2015 at 8:51 pm / in News

Future Music Festival Asia denied permit over drug concerns

Drug related incidents at previous Future Music Festival Asia (FMFA) events and the inability of organizers to assuage authorities concerns that they could prevent such activities were cited as the reason the event was banned earlier this year.

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by / on March 13, 2015 at 2:34 pm / in Events, Pop

One Direction Break Twitter Record During Their Singapore Performance

Last night, One Direction broke a social media record during their performance as the most Tweeted about concert in Singapore’s history.

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by / on March 5, 2015 at 1:37 pm / in Artists / Bands, News

Future Music Festival Asia 2015 In Doubt As Police Reject Application Over Drug Concerns

The future of Future Music Festival Asia is up in the air as Livescape, the concert organizers for the festival, submit an appeal to the Minister for Home Affairs to hold the event after their application was rejected for a second time.

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by / on September 3, 2014 at 11:12 am / in Interviews

Taufik Batisah speaks about latest single and reveals details about new album

MusicWeekly speaks with with Taufik Batisah after his latest single “Menakluk Cinta” shot up to Number 1 on the Singapore iTunes Charts back in August.

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by / on November 15, 2013 at 11:10 am / in Interviews

Sundown Festival 2013 Quip: D=OUT ダウト

Visual kei rock band D=OUT ダウト will perform their debut show in Singapore this Saturday at Sundown Festival. Read the 5 lads’ answers to our quick Quip with them.

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by / on November 14, 2013 at 6:34 pm / in Interviews

Diva Trevor Ashley Presents STAR*STRUCK to Singapore

Trevor Ashley is a writer, musical director, performer, drag artist and producer from Sydney. He is in Singapore to perform STAR*STRUCK, featuring the world’s most beloved divas and their legendary hits. Interview.

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by / on November 12, 2013 at 5:35 pm / in Interviews

Sundown Festival 2013 Quip: Yoga Lin 林宥嘉

Mandopop star from Taiwan, Yoga Lin is coming back to Singapore on Saturday 16th of November to grace Sundown Festival’s stage with his pop ballads. Second to last quip of our series!

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by / on November 7, 2013 at 5:59 pm / in Interviews

Sundown Festival 2013 Quip: No More Tear and Rico Blanco

Thai rock band No More Tear and Filipino singer/songwriter Rico Blanco are the next two features in our Sundown Festival Quips. BONUS: stand a chance to win a pair of tickets to the festival!

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by / on November 7, 2013 at 12:29 pm / in Live Reviews

Camp Symmetry: We “camped”, we saw, we conquered.

It was a hot, humid Saturday afternoon in Singapore, when indie music lovers slowly walked through lush greenery into Camp Symmetry festival. Live review.

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by / on November 5, 2013 at 4:40 pm / in Interviews, Pop

Sundown Festival 2013 Quip: AOA

Sundown Festival is coming back to Singapore on November 16, 2013. Gorgeous K-pop band AOA embarks in our five-question round-up.

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by / on October 29, 2013 at 9:30 am / in Interviews

Enterprise Enters Singapore (No Star Trek Involved)

We caught up with indie-dance rockers Enterprise from Kuala Lumpur before they cross the causeway and enter Singapore’s soil for their debut show this Friday at Fred Perry’s Sub-Sonic Live 2013.

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by / on October 28, 2013 at 5:38 pm / in Interviews

Sundown Festival 2013 Quip: Nidji and Rocksteddy

Sundown Festival is coming back to Singapore on November 16, 2013 for its fifth edition. Super popular Indonesian pop act Nidji and Filipino alternative rock group Rocksteddy are in the starting blocks!

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