Hip Hop

by / on April 8, 2013 at 4:52 pm / in Culture, Hip Hop, Live Reviews

A curly wig on the head, review of Big Wig Festival

Big Wig Festival happened Saturday, at Fort Canning, Singapore. It wasn’t just about wearing colorful wigs, but also about showcasing top underground hip hop acts. Live review.

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by / on April 5, 2013 at 6:06 pm / in Hip Hop, Pop, Releases

SEA Music Calling (Week 14/15)

The latest music releases from Southeast Asia! This week: Indonesia’s Sherina, Singapore’s Kevin Lester, the soundtrack to the beloved flick ‘Perahu kertas’, and SEA Indie’s Thai compilation.

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by / on March 18, 2013 at 1:39 pm / in Culture, Hip Hop, Interviews

Quick chat with underground hip hop royalty Pharoahe Monch

Pharoahe Monch will be headlining Big Wig Music Festival next month. We have a quick chat with him ahead of the event.

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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 10, 2012 at 12:34 pm / in Crush of the Day, Dance / Electro, Hip Hop

Crush of the Day: Elliphant – ‘Down On Life’

The sea, three horses, three cute girls with bomber jackets…

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by / on September 10, 2012 at 1:14 pm / in Artists / Bands, Events, Hip Hop

Kevin Lester to perform at A3C Hip Hop Festival

Kevin Lester, the Lion City Boy, will be headed to A3C Hip Hop Festival in Atlanta, GA, an event that drew over 15,000 people in its 2011 edition.He will be performing on Day 2, 12th Oct 2012, at the Planet Hip Hop showcase, a touring International Hip Hop stage that showcases breaking talent from around the world. Produced by Nomadic Wax, […]

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by / on May 21, 2012 at 5:31 pm / in Artists / Bands, Culture, Dance / Electro, Events, Hip Hop, Indie / Alternative, Rock

Who Else Will Rock Clarke Quay?

This weekend, Singapore’s Clarke Quay will play host to Music Matters Live, showcasing over 40 bands in various venues scattered throughout the popular nightspot. Last week, we picked out 7 must-see acts – but you didn’t think we would stop there, did you? Here’s 7 more of our favourite bands from the line-up, be sure to catch them and perhaps […]

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