Artists / Bands

by / on January 23, 2017 at 12:38 pm / in Buzz, Live Music, Metal / Hard Rock, Videos

Not in this Lifetime: Guns N’ Roses Touring South-East Asia

The legendary Guns N’ Roses are now playing Japan! Next stop the band is heading to New Zealand, Australia, Singapore and will close the South-east Asian leg of the Not In This Lifetime Tour in Thailand on February 28th at SCG Stadium in Bangkok.

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by / on January 20, 2017 at 12:47 pm / in Indie / Alternative, Releases

Nowhere Land from Chris Rose takes us seaside

Does your heart yearn for the surf? Chris Rose’s mix of upbeat, party country-tinged tunes and nostalgic ballads will take you to the beach this Summer. Chris says “[Nowhere Land is] one of the first songs I ever wrote at my local Lighthouse Beach, it’s really honest to who I am and my dream that I keep chasing” It is […]

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by / on October 17, 2016 at 1:55 pm / in Live Music, Metal / Hard Rock

It’s a wrap – Yellowcard announce farewell tour of Asia

After a 19 year career, American rock outfit Yellowcard are calling it quits, announcing one last world tour before they hang up their instruments for good. Along with stops in Australia, America and Europe they’ll also be touching down in Hong Kong, Manila and Singapore in early February, 2017.

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by / on October 6, 2016 at 1:28 pm / in Dance / Electro, News

Wonderfruit adds Lianne La Havas to lineup along with massive second round music announcement

What do Lianne La Havas, Stephan Bodzin , YoKoO all have in common? Well, they’re just some of the new acts announced that will be adding some extra spice to the Wonderfruit lineup.

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by / on September 27, 2016 at 4:18 pm / in Metal / Hard Rock

Bring Me The Horizon’s Singapore Show Postponed Due To Illness

LAMC Productions have announced that the hugely anticipated show from Brittish regret to announce that the Bring Me The Horizon show in Singapore on Tuesday, 27th September, 2016 will not go ahead due to illness.

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by / on September 18, 2016 at 3:50 pm / in Dance / Electro, Hip Hop, Indie / Alternative, Lists, Metal / Hard Rock, Rock

10 amazing music documentaries you can watch for free right now

We’re living in a golden age of music, with an unprecedented level of entertainment at our fingertips. Amidst the unfathomable heap of music videos currently available across YouTube, there’s also some amazing cinematic gems which you can watch in full, for free. We cout down 10 of the best free music films you can check out right now.   American […]

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by / on August 14, 2016 at 12:04 pm / in News, Pop

Confessions of a failed 90’s boyband

Kevin Yee, one sixth of now defunct boyband Youth Asylum has opened up on a Reddit AMA, dishing the dirt on exploitative record label practices and giving unique insight into the harsh realities of being part of a boyband that never quite made it.

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by / on August 11, 2016 at 4:05 pm / in Artists / Bands, Music Charts

Singapore sensation Charlie Lim signs to Universal Records, announces plans for new album

Universal Music Singapore is pleased to announce multi-talented singer-songwriter/producer Charlie Lim as the newest artist to be signed to the label with a 360 degree deal that includes recording & publishing rights, live shows, endorsements, merchandise and co-management with his current team from House of Riot.

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by / on July 25, 2016 at 5:03 pm / in Hip Hop, News

Watch the evolution of 30 years of Hip Hop in six minutes

Boston based rapper Alyssa Marie has managed to chronicle the most formative song of the past 30 years into a single track entitled ‘The Evolution Of Hip Hop.’   As the name alludes to, the track comprehensively documents the progress of the genre from 1984 through to the present day. There’s something for everyone from die hard hip hop fans to the occasional listener and […]

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by / on July 5, 2016 at 2:59 pm / in Dance / Electro, Festivals

#ITS2016 It’s The Ship Announces Full Lineup and surprise guest host

The lineup for It’s The Ship just gets bigger and bigger, with the full lineup revealed, featuring more than 60 acts and a surprise host in the form of David Hasselhoff.

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by / on June 9, 2016 at 10:56 am / in Live Music, Pop

Against The Current return to Asia, announce Singapore and Philippines tour dates this September

YouTube sensations Against The Current have announced a Southeast Asian tour in support of their debut studio album, “In Our Bones”.

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by / on June 3, 2016 at 4:56 pm / in Music Charts, Pop

Gentle Bones’ new EP “Geniuses and Thieves” shoots to top of iTues charts with one hour of release

Singaporean singer-songwriter Joel Tan, better known to fans as Gentle Bones, released his new EP ‘Geniuses & Thieves’ today and within one hour it has already charted at #1 on the Singapore iTunes.

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by / on May 26, 2016 at 5:10 pm / in Live Music, News, Pop

Korean wave approaching Asia as iKON prepares for iKONCERT Showtime Tour

Prepare yourself, South Korea’s fastest rising K-pop act, iKON is set to make their debut across Asia.

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by / on May 25, 2016 at 10:24 pm / in Festivals, Indie / Alternative, Pop

Could Good Vibes Festival bring Malaysia’s festival scene back from the dead?

It’s getting tough to keep up with all the amazing festivals occurring across Asia. From large scale EDM festivals like Singapore’s Zouk Out, to major international music festivals like Hong Kong’s Clockenflap (have you seen this year’s lineup?!), Singapore’s Neon Lights and Thailand’s Wonderfruit, it’s a glorious time to be alive for music fans in the region. Unless, of course, you’re from […]

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by / on May 24, 2016 at 4:11 pm / in Dance / Electro, Festivals, News

#ITS2016 – This is what a $500,000 boat party ticket gets you

You used to have to go to Vegas for flashy showings of ostentatious wealth, but now, thanks to It’s The Ship, you can take to the seas, surrounded by bikini-clad models and thumping EDM music to splash your cash around.

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by / on May 24, 2016 at 1:05 pm / in Live Music, Pop

Charlie Puth returns to Asia to give Bangkok fans a one night only performance

Charlie Puth fans rejoice! The “See You Again” and “One Call Away” singer is officially coming to Bangkok!   After the artist laid out some pretty juicy hints about an imminent tour on his YouTube channel, SoundBox have confirmed that Charlie Puth will be touching down in Bangkok on August 12.   The crooner has added the performance to previously announced concerts in […]

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by / on May 16, 2016 at 3:11 pm / in Music Charts, Pop

Carly Rae Jepsen to release disco themed album

Carly Rae Jepsen stunned the world 2015’s E-MO-TION, a surprisingly mature and nuanced follow-up to her breakthrough album Kiss. She’s now revealed she wants to take her next album in a completely different direction – a disco direction.

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by / on May 3, 2016 at 4:40 pm / in Rock

Is it true that U2 and Coldplay are really coming to Asia?

We don’t want to alarm you but if an insider from one of the biggest arenas in the region is to be believed, two of the biggest names in rock will soon be headed to Southeast Asia.

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by / on April 21, 2016 at 3:35 pm / in Pop

Hyunseung officially leaves BEAST, will continue continue solo career

Rumors that began in February appear about Hyunseung’s imminent departure from BEAST appear to have been validated with the news coming out today that the six piece will be continuing as a five piece.

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by / on April 20, 2016 at 3:55 pm / in Pop

MTV Music Evolution Manila returns to the Philippines this June, announces OneRepublic as first act

The Philippines Tourism Promotions Board has renewed its collaboration with MTV to bring MTV Music Evolution back to Manila on Friday 24 June 2016 and they’re bringing pop superstars OneRepublic with them.

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