Festivals

by / on January 27, 2017 at 6:57 pm / in Festivals

The countdown is on for Wonderfruit – Thailand’s first sustainablity focused festival

Wonderfruit, Thailand’s sustainability-driven music and lifestyle festival, is nearly set for its long-awaited return. Be prepared to have all five senses enchanted; indulge in some delectable delights, marvel at the site’s artistic creations, get drawn in by a myriad of workshops, be transported by the scent of world cuisines and be in awe of the musical prowess among the festival’s […]

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by / on September 28, 2016 at 5:42 pm / in Festivals

Indie festival favorite returns to Thailand for winter

The winter festival season is warming up in Thailand with the announcement of the return of Stone Free Music Festival, to be held in Khao Wong, Saraburi from December 11 -13.

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by / on September 14, 2016 at 10:23 pm / in Festivals

Clockenflap unveil huge new round of artists including Die Antwoord and Chemical Brothers

Whilst the loss of arguably the biggest act on the lineup in LCD Soundsystem was a big blow to Hong Kong’s most celebrated festival, Clockenflap has bounced back with a killer new round of acts.

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by / on August 25, 2016 at 6:11 pm / in Festivals, News

Scorpions, Wolfmother and Taking Back Sunday headline Malaysia’s reprised Rockaway Festival

It’s been three long years since the last Rockaway event was held in Malaysia but it seems like it was worth the wait.

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by / on August 24, 2016 at 4:02 pm / in Festivals

Kodaline to headline inaugural LaLaLa festival in Indonesia’s West Java

If you didn’t already have enough of a hit list of festivals across Southeast Asia like Vietnam’s Quest, Hong Kong’s Clockeflap, Thailand’s Wonderfruit or Singapore’s Neon Lights, Indonesia has just been announced as the new home for LaLaLa festival.

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by / on August 19, 2016 at 9:08 pm / in Festivals

The top 7 reasons you have to get to Vietnam’s Quest Festival

Vietnam’s Quest festival is bringing their particular blend of magic to Ba Vi for their 2016 edition, dropping a first round lineup of 20 acts covering a diverse range of musical styles from hip hop to house, folk to funk and psychedelic to psy trance.  

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by / on August 16, 2016 at 11:27 pm / in Festivals

Paradise Island adds new acts, reveals earlybird tickets are almost sold out

Things just keep getting more exciting at the Paradise Island Festival camp. Following their explosive announcement that they’ll be bringing De La Soul, Goldie, LTJ Bukem, Maribou State and more to idyllic Koh Samui, they’ve topped up their lineup with even more exciting talent.   The beefed up lineup now consists of the previously mentioned headliners along with Mala, Mad […]

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by / on August 12, 2016 at 5:06 pm / in Festivals

Music Matters assemble incredible international line-up for Asia’s premier independent music festival

If you’re in Singapore between September 12-15 and don’t have any plans, you do now.

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by / on July 24, 2016 at 2:26 pm / in Festivals

Neon Lights announce another 17 acts to join its 2016 lineup

Strap in Singapore music fans, Neon Lights have finally dropped the dizzying second round lineup for the festival’s second edition on 26 and 27 November.

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by / on July 23, 2016 at 4:25 pm / in Festivals

Wonderfruit announces first round lineup of music and arts program

Dust off your weirdest and most wonderful costumes because Wonderfruit is returning for a triumphant third edition. Heading back to its traditional heartland at The Fields at Siam Country Club, the sustainability focussed festival is back, celebrating another year of music, culture and art.

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by / on July 8, 2016 at 2:52 pm / in Festivals

SM Entertainment announce EDM festival Spectrum

Not content with just being behind the biggest names in K-pop, SM entertainment has announced  Spectrum Dance Music Festival, bringing 60 artists from across the EDM, hip hop and, of course, K-pop world to Seoul. Amongst the artists that have been announced to date are current world no. 1 DJ duo Dmitri Vegas & Like Mike, Swedish songwriting duo Galantis, […]

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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 7, 2016 at 12:48 pm / in Festivals, News

LCD Soundsystem, George Clinton join Clockenflap’s incredible lineup

THE SECRET IS OUT – LCD SOUNDSYSTEM JOINS CLOCKENFLAP’S INCREDIBLE MUSIC LINEUP TO HEADLINE SUNDAY NIGHT.

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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 10, 2016 at 4:39 pm / in Festivals

The biggest rock lineup since Woodstock just sold $150 million tickets in hours

A big headliner can be enough to pull together an average lineup but when you have The Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan, Paul McCartney, Neil Young, Roger Waters and The Who on the bill, you’d better believe that it is going to sell out.

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by / on May 9, 2016 at 11:33 am / in Festivals

Over 15,000 Runners Light Up Electric Run Malaysia 2016

More than 15,000 runners, showed their true colors, with neon shades and hues iluminating Kuala Lumpur’s Selangor Turf Club for this year’s Electric Run Malaysia.

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by / on May 4, 2016 at 10:20 am / in Festivals, News

Clockenflop 2016 announces new location and an unbelievable first round lineup

It may be six months away but Clockenflap has already served up a delicious first round of acts that is sure to get more than a few tongues wagging.   There is a single reason Clockenflap has cultivated a reputation as the pre-eminent music festival across all of Southeast Asia. Simply put, they consistently deliver a world class lineup of […]

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by / on April 19, 2016 at 7:28 pm / in Festivals

DGTL LVE makes Jakarta debut with heavyweight lineup

Jakarta’s first one of a kind experiential music festival, DGTL LVE, will make its debut on May 4 at Eco Park Convention, Ancol featuring Grammy Awards nominated duo, Disclosure and future house superstar, Tchami.

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by / on April 16, 2016 at 4:07 pm / in Festivals, News

What does the world’s most expensive festival ticket get you?

Festivals certainly aren’t getting any cheaper each year but Iceland’s Secret Solstice Festival has just redefined the concept of a luxury festival experience, offering the ultimate golden ticket. The going rate? An eye-watering $1 million. But this is no ordinary concert ticket…

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