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by / on October 25, 2016 at 7:59 pm / in Live Music, News

Malaysia’s Rockaway combines two festivals into one mega-event

For maybe the first time ever, “scheduling conflicts” have actually worked out in fans’ favour.

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by / on October 14, 2016 at 4:18 pm / in News

Look who’s coming to the jungle: Reunited Guns N’ Roses announce Singapore, Bangkok tour dates

American rock giants Guns N’ Roses are heading to Asia as part of their “Not in this Lifetime” world tour, touching down in both Singapore and Bangkok in 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 30, 2016 at 10:47 pm / in News

Neon Lights festival adds final touches to lineup with addition of 2manydjs and four other acts

Singapore’s Neon Lights Festival has added the final touches to its music lineup, adding five more highly-anticipated acts to the star-studded roster. Lending an indie-electronica twist, the festival has added 2manydjs (live), Chairlft, SBTRKT, Mad Professor and .gif.

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by / on September 6, 2016 at 7:04 pm / in News

Get ready, because Bryan Adams is coming to Kuala Lumpur

Dust off your air guitars and practice those power ballads because Bryan Adams will be touching down in Kuala Lumpur as part of his The Get Up Tour in early 2017.

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by / on September 6, 2016 at 6:23 pm / in News

Freddie Mercury has asteroid named after him to commemorate 70th birthday

To mark what would have been Queen singer Freddie Mercury’s 70th birthday, the enigmatic frontman has had an asteroid named after him.

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by / on September 1, 2016 at 1:06 pm / in News

Reason for LCD Soundsystem’s shock Asian tour cancelation revealed

Earlier last month Asian fans were devastated to hear the news that LCD Soundsystem, arguably the biggest name on the lineup, had pulled out of the Hong Kong festival. But it’s not all bad news for LCD lovers.    Clockenflap first announced the news via their Facebook page, revealing that LCD Soundsystem had canceled all their upcoming dates in Asia and Australia, […]

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by / on August 29, 2016 at 2:16 pm / in Live Music, Music Charts, News

American rockers Yo La Tengo are Bangkok bound

New Jersey indie darlings Yo La Tengo are set for Bangkok – the latest indie act to visit the city as part of the Singha Light Live Series.

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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 18, 2016 at 5:55 pm / in Live Music, News

Scott Bradlee’s Postmodern Jukebox adds Singapore date to Asian tour

After a successful 2015 Asian tour,  Scott Bradlee’s Postmodern Jukebox is returning to Singapore, adding a performance in the Lion City to their previously announced Kuala Lumpur show.

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by / on August 18, 2016 at 3:57 pm / in News

Pete Tong, Alesso and Skrillex are heading to China for IMS Asia-Pacific

The first speakers for International Music Summit have been announced, with international heavyweight producers Skrillex, Alesso and Pete Tong and a host of regional taste-makers heading to Shanghai for the two day conference.

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by / on August 18, 2016 at 11:52 am / in News

New study confirms going to gigs officially makes you happier

A new study has found that attending concerts regularly can positively impact how you feel about your life and make you feel happier.

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by / on August 16, 2016 at 7:48 pm / in News

2016 Mnet Asain Music Awards to return to Hong Kong this December

The most significant music festival and awards ceremony in Asia will be returning to Hong Kong on December 2nd according to an industry source at the AsiaWorld-Expo centre.

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by / on August 9, 2016 at 7:58 pm / in Music Business, News

Valleyarm announce former ARIA chairman is to join board

Former chairman of ARIA Ed St John will be joining the board of directors for Australian owned music distribution company Valleyarm Digital.

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by / on August 5, 2016 at 3:14 pm / in News

Britney Spears announces ninth studio album #Glory, but there’s only one place you can get it

International pop icon Britney Spears is set to release her ninth studio album Glory later this month, her first release in three years, featuring 17 brand new songs. There’s only one place you’ll be able to purchase or stream the new record though…

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by / on August 5, 2016 at 12:52 pm / in News

The Glorious North release long awaited debut album “Welcome To The Glorious North”

Country slackers the Glorious North lead you into the beautiful darkness with songs about whiskey, woe, lost loves and loaded Lugers with the release of their debut album “Welcome To The Glorious North”.

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by / on August 5, 2016 at 10:26 am / in News

Jaden Social expands to includes Artist and Label Marketing division

Australian Digital agency Jaden Social is extending its suite of agency services, announcing a new artist and label marketing division. Its new suite of agency services will include Artist & Label Marketing, tasked with marketing, publicity, radio promotios, D2F/e-Commerce, influencer outreach, brand partnerships and creative services for labels and bands.

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by / on August 3, 2016 at 1:14 pm / in News

Morrissey confirms Hong Kong, Jakarta, Bangkok and SIngapore performances in October

Morrissey, one of the most controversial and celebrated figures in popular music, is coming to Asia this October for his first national headline tour since 2012.

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by / on August 2, 2016 at 4:10 pm / in News

Thailand has a brand new boutique arts and music festival coming this January

Thailand’s idyllic Koh Samui has been announced as the location for brand new music, arts and lifestyle festival Paradise Island; the first of its type on the island.

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by / on July 31, 2016 at 4:33 pm / in News

Giant firebreathing Arcadia spider set to terrorize Korea, Taiwan

It’s circumnavigated the globe, awed onlookers at Coachella and Glastonbury and now Arcadia’s mechanical arachnoid behemoth is coming to take over Korea and Taiwan.

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