News — June 20, 2013 at 1:28 pm

SEA Music Calling: June 2013

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SINGLE RELEASES

tvs

Title: Warkahh Narcissus
Artist Name: The Venopian Solitude
Genre: Indie
Release Date: 7 June 2013
Label: The Wknd

The Wknd Store

Recipient of The Wknd Fund, The Venopian Solitude releases Warjahh Narcissus, which includes the tracks “Warka Pendekar” and “Narcissus” highlighting the eclectic musical stylings and thoughtful lyrics of the artist.

 

rei

Title: In the City
Artist Name: Rei
Genre: Electro
Release Date: 12 June 2013
Label: Darker than Wax

Bandcamp

Rei is another ‘best-kept’ secret from this South-East-Asian region. Based in Seattle before finally returning to Jakarta, Indonesia. In The City reaffirms this soul cat’s talents. If you dig that sexy slo-mo 105-ish tempo laced with a strong electro-boogie feel, then this nugget is for you.

 

maudy

Title: Cinta Datang Terlamba
Artist Name: Maudy Ayunda
Genre: Pop
Release Date: 17 June 2013
Label: Trinity Optima Production

Cinta Datang Terlambat - Single - Maudy Ayunda

Maudy Ayunda is one of Indonesia’s highest profile performers. Written for “Refrain”, her new film with fellow Indonesian musician Afgan, “Cinta Datang Terlambat” will be a sure fit to the charts.

 

sherina vidiTitle: Apakak Ku Jatuh Cinta
Artist Name: Vidi Aldiano & Sherina
Genre: Pop
Release Date: 17 June 2013
Label: Trinity Optima Production

Apakah Ku Jatuh Cinta - Single - Vidi Aldiano & Sherina

Vidi Aldiano & Sherina are both hugely popular Indonesian artists based in Jakarta. Having already built some of the most successful and admirable careers in the Indonesian industry, the young pair have joined forces to create their new chart topper “Apakah Ku Jatuh Cinta”.

 

yelle

Title: Bubble
Artist Name: Yelle
Genre: Pop
Release Date: 18 June 2013
Label: GMA Music Publishing

Yelle - Single - Yelle

A true-blue Filipina singer with plenty of potential, Yelle’s home demos serendipitously found its way onto GMA Records, eventually causing a wave of dream-like scenes for this brilliant singer-songwriter. In a span of just 32 days, Yelle inked a recording deal with GMA Records that would eventually launch her into the music scene and start a personal journey to commercial and critical success.

 

ALBUM RELEASES

konsert mega bintang

Title: Konsert Mega Bintang
Artist Name: Various Artists
Genre: Pop
Release Date: 8 June 2013
Label: Trinity Optima Production

Konsert Mega Bintang - Various Artists

Konsert Mega Bintang is  star studded event which celebrated 10 years of Trinity with performances and appearances from the countries biggest musical exports: Vidi Aldiano, Maudy Ayunda, Rossa, Ungu, and a whole lot more.

 

silent sanctuaryTitle: Monodramatic
Artist Name: Silent Sanctuary
Genre: Pop Rock
Release Date: 10 June 2013
Label: Ivory Music & Video

Monodramatic - Silent Sanctuary

Silent Sanctuary maintain their classically-influenced-rock sound with their fourth record, Monodramatic, which could well be anthems for ex-lovers and hopeless romantics.

 

bulong ng damdamin

Title: Bulong ng Damdamin
Artist Name: Various Artists
Genre: Pop
Release Date: 11 June 2013
Label: GMA Music Publishing

Bulong Ng Damdamin: The Best All-Male of GMA Records - Various Artists

A very rare collection of all-male-artists starting off with Janno Gibbs, Ogie Alcasid, Dingdong Avanzado, South Border, Luke Mejares (the former frontman of South Border), the boys of the PopStar series – Brenan Espartinez, Michael Garcia, Harry Santos, Bryan Termulo and Gerard Santos including Pinoy Idol finalist, Ram Chaves.

 

sherina

Title: Tuna
Artist Name: Sherina
Genre: Pop
Release Date: 24 June 2013
Label: Trinity Optima Production

Tuna - Sherina

Once a child star, Sherina rose to fame, capturing the Indonesian entertainment world from a young age with her music and performance. Now even more prominent as a judge on the The Voice Indonesia, Sherina’s “Tuna” will finally end the excruciating four year release pause her fans have endured.

 

kung kailangan mo ako

Title: Kung Kailangan Mo Ako
Artist Name: Various Artists
Genre: Pop
Release Date: 25 June 2013
Label: GMA Music Publishing

Volume 2 of Bulong ng Damdamin, Kung Kailangan Mo Ako is a man-overload – which features the bands Shamrock, Cueshe and the boyband group 604.

 

 

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