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by / on July 23, 2013 at 6:57 pm / in Culture, Releases, Rock

REVIEW: Springsteen and I

At times, the unique fan studded documentary “Springsteen and I” is so laugh out loud funny that you don’t even have to be a Bruce Springsteen music lover to enjoy it. Review.

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by / on July 22, 2013 at 2:50 pm / in Album Reviews, Rock

REVIEW: Editors – The Weight Of Your Love

Cheesy? Overwrought? Just plain bad? Or, unequivocally honest and visceral? Read Indran Paramasivam’s review of Editors’ latest album.

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by / on July 12, 2013 at 10:05 am / in Culture, Live Reviews, Rock

Live review: Patti Smith in Berlin

Patti Smith’s music is incredibly original, her lyrics possess a rare potency and as a person, she stands apart from any clichéd evaluation of age and time.

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by / on July 5, 2013 at 12:52 pm / in Album Reviews, Rock

REVIEW: Deap Vally – Sistrionix

When Deap Vally aren’t crocheting or knitting, these Californian girls are producing some dirty rock’n’roll. How did their debut album rate? Read the review.

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by / on July 3, 2013 at 2:22 pm / in Culture, Releases, Rock

Urbanowicz Out, the new Editors Release ‘The Weight of Your Love’

With founding member Chris Urbanowicz out, Editors are back with their latest record, ‘The Weight of Your Love’. Read more.

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by / on May 30, 2013 at 11:30 am / in Culture, Live Reviews, Rock

Live review: Aerosmith in Singapore

Scott Murphy was at Aerosmith’s show last Saturday at Gardens by the Bay, and Steven Tyler and his crew rocked the place.

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by / on May 22, 2013 at 10:02 am / in Album Reviews, Rock

REVIEW: Thirty Seconds to Mars – LOVE LUST FAITH + DREAMS

Thirty Seconds to Mars hit back with their fourth studio album. Was the band’s latest effort 2954 seconds of marvelous or 2954 seconds of mediocre? Read the review.

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by / on May 3, 2013 at 10:20 am / in Album Reviews, Rock

REVIEW: Samskara Radio – Inside Information EP

The front men of bands The Mood and The Tea Party teamed up and now call themselves Samskara Radio. Hear their EP and read the review.

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by / on April 19, 2013 at 6:29 pm / in Album Reviews, Artists / Bands, Rock

REVIEW: Fall Out Boy – Save Rock and Roll

“If Save Rock and Roll has left me with something, it is that if I need a fun upbeat album to move, to this one will be at the top of the list.” A review by Jarrod Macartney.

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by / on April 18, 2013 at 7:14 pm / in Live Reviews, Rock

An Evening with God – Godspeed You! Black Emperor Live in HK

Canadian experimental post-rock outfit Godspeed You! Black Emperor played in Hong Kong last Monday night at The Vine Church in Wan Chai. Live review.

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by / on April 6, 2013 at 11:45 am / in Artists / Bands, Releases, Rock

Blithe Shaneil Devaser launches his EP

Malaysian rock handyman Shaneil Devaser releases his punchy album, and organizes a special Launch Party.

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by / on April 3, 2013 at 10:09 am / in Events, Rock

Franco: Front Man Goes Solo

Franco Reyes, front man of Filipino superband Franco, decides to go on a solo adventure with “Soul Adventurer”.

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by / on April 2, 2013 at 3:08 pm / in Album Reviews, Rock

REVIEW: Mogwai – Les Revenants

Mogwai created the soundtrack to ‘Les Revenants’ – “the ones who came back” – a French TV series. Album review by Indran Paramasivam.

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by / on March 27, 2013 at 10:00 am / in Culture, Releases, Rock

RELEASE: Depeche Mode – Delta Machine

Depeche Mode is not only the 80s new wave tubes ‘Just Can’t Get Enough’ or ‘Personal Jesus’. Their new release, Delta Machine, is out since this week.

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by / on March 11, 2013 at 9:37 am / in Album Reviews, Culture, Rock

REVIEW: Steven Wilson – The Raven that Refused to Sing and Other Stories

Porcupine Tree’s Steven Wilson releases his third solo album – and it’s absolutely remarkable. Read the rest of Fabio Marraccini’s review.

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by / on March 7, 2013 at 4:54 pm / in Artists / Bands, Rock

Amplifier Raises the Volume in India

Heading to India? Don’t miss Amplifier and other acts at Pearl, a National Annual Cultural festival in Hyderabad.

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by / on March 7, 2013 at 11:41 am / in Releases, Rock

Thirty Seconds to Mars sends latest single ‘Up in the Air’ – literally

After four long years of waiting, Thirty Seconds to Mars is releasing a new single called “Up in the Air” – not in the most conventional way though. Read more to find out how.

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by / on March 1, 2013 at 4:19 pm / in Culture, Releases, Rock

KL I Love You But You’re Breaking Me Down

KL-based band Kyoto Protocol has released their new high-spirited single!

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by / on February 28, 2013 at 10:56 am / in Culture, Releases, Rock

RELEASE: Pop Yeh Yeh: Psychedelic Rock from Singapore and Malaysia 1964–1970

The psychedelic rock movement in Singapore and Malaysia, aka Pop Yeh Yeh, has never been given the worldwide attention it deserves. This compilation is the first of its kind to focus solely on the Malay rock groups of this region.

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by / on February 19, 2013 at 3:09 pm / in Releases, Rock

Superband The Oktaves Launches Debut Album

Superband The Oktaves successfully launched their self-titled debut album last Sunday. Read the rest of the story.

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