Post Tagged with: "Bangkok"

by / on October 17, 2016 at 6:20 pm / in Live Music

Anti Flag confirm a Bangkok tour before the end of the year

Pennsylvania punks Anti Flag are Bangkok-bound, capping off 2016 with their second Australian tour in two years, where they’ll play their 2006 album For Blood and Empire in full to celebrate its 10th anniversary.

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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 May 12, 2016 at 11:48 am / in Live Reviews

Review: Ratatat Live @ Live RCA, Bangkok

When you think of a modern rock show, it’s not likely that you think of lasers blasting through the audience and tripped out images illuminating an eight metre LED panel. But then again, most rock acts aren’t Ratatat.

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by / on May 3, 2016 at 4:40 pm / in Rock

Is it true that U2 and Coldplay are really coming to Asia?

We don’t want to alarm you but if an insider from one of the biggest arenas in the region is to be believed, two of the biggest names in rock will soon be headed to Southeast Asia.

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by / on April 8, 2016 at 5:30 pm / in Dance / Electro, Festivals

Together Festival unleashes biggest lineup yet for Bangkok

Together Festival is returning to Bangkok this May for its fifth edition and they’ve assembled a bigger lineup than ever!

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by / on February 22, 2016 at 2:20 pm / in News

SoFar so good: Secret sounds in Bangkok suburbs

SoFar Sounds has emerged as a global phenomenon, holding secret, intimate performances in people’s living rooms in hundreds of cities across the globe. Over the past year, a group of creative individuals have brought the concept to Bangkok, providing unique experiences for musicians and music fans in the city. We went to find out what it’s all about.

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by / on February 20, 2016 at 2:32 pm / in Festivals

S20 set to make a splash in Bangkok for Songkran festival

  To get an idea about Songkran, just think of when you were a child and you used to have a water fight to stave off the heat of the summer. Perhaps you used to have a few water pistols and maybe a couple of water bombs. Now imagine an entire city, nay, an entire country getting in on said […]

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by / on February 3, 2016 at 5:01 pm / in Live Music

Is Morrissey coming to Asia this April as part of his world tour?

If the rumors are true, former frontman of The Smiths and one of the most compelling Brittish cult icons of the 80’s may be making his way back to Asia in just a few months time. 

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by / on January 12, 2016 at 3:23 pm / in News

Diana Krall set to enthrall audiences across Hong Kong, Singapore and Thailand

Jazz diva Diana Krall returns to Asia next month for a series of shows, promoting her critically acclaimed and commercially successful pop album, Wallflower.

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by / on December 25, 2015 at 5:54 am / in Festivals, Live Reviews

Wonderfruit Festival: sounds, experiences and promise of wonder like no other

All photos: Benjamin Suomela   Avid festival goers around the world need to direct their attention to Southeast Asia; the magic, promise of sustainability, music and arts diversity and intimacy that Wonderfruit brings is like no other festival. Creatives, foodies and anyone who appreciates all that is weird and wonderful need to listen up because this lifestyle festival is designed (and […]

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by / on October 27, 2015 at 4:41 pm / in Live Music, Rock

Bangkok welcomes Battles back for a long overdue return this December

Legendary math rock band Battles are returning to Bangkok this December and they’re bringing an all star support cast with them.

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by / on October 26, 2015 at 12:48 pm / in Events, Festivals, News

Arcadia returns to Bangkok for an incredible music experience unlike any other

50 tonnes of mechanical mayhem, 50 foot fireballs, a dazzling symphony of lights and lasers, a 360 degree explosion of unity and some of the world’s finest DJ’s and artists. Bangkok is about to be taken over by Arcadia, the mechanical spider from the future that will haunt your dreams and inspire your nightmares.

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by / on October 15, 2015 at 8:18 pm / in Festivals, News

Drop everything, Wonderfruit have just released a huge second round of artists

Thailand’s new favourite music, food and arts festival Wonderfruit is returning to Chonburi and it’s just released an astounding full lineup.

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by / on October 8, 2015 at 2:31 pm / in News

Fun and fitness combine: The phenomenal rise of music running events

Fitness and music have always gone hand in hand. A cursory look around any gym will testify to this fact and even science has shown that humans can run up to 15% faster when they are listening to energizing music. Whilst normally people pound the pavement or the treadmill with their favorite tunes pumping through earbuds, fitness enthusiasts have warmly […]

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by / on September 17, 2015 at 4:46 pm / in Live Music

Madonna confirms first ever shows in Taipei, Hong Kong, Macau and Bangkok

Well fans, it’s been a long wait but Madonna is finally coming to South-east Asia, adding a number of dates to her already confirmed shows in Manila. The 57-year-old “Queen of Pop” will be bringing her highly anticipated “Rebel Heart” tour to Bangkok, Taipei, Hong Kong and Macau, performing in each of the countries for the first time ever. The […]

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by / on September 4, 2015 at 8:30 pm / in Festivals, News

Wonderfruit is back, announces first lineup of acts

Following a successful inaugural year, Wonderfruit is returning and they have announced the first round of artists that will be gracing the stage at their picturesque Chonburi site from December 17 – 20.   The initial lineup includes minimal techno, electronica and breakbeat producer Dapayk Solo, super-musician  Howie B, Jon Hopkins and Chris Levine coming together for The Ivy Project, ambient […]

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by / on September 1, 2015 at 3:30 pm / in Live Music

ONE OK ROCK announce 2016 South-east Asian tour

To celebrate their 10th anniversary as a band, Japanese rockers ONE OK ROCK have just announced their return to South-east Asia to perform a series of shows in January 2016.

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by / on August 20, 2015 at 4:16 pm / in Live Music, News

Jeffrey Lewis and the Jrams return to South-east Asia for exclusive performances

Combining folk warmth with garage noise, Jeffrey Lewis began recording cassettes of his songs in New York City in the late 90s. As these things can tend to happen, some of these tracks ended up finding their way into the hands of legendary Rough Trade Records label in London (the famed indie label behind The Strokes and The Smiths).   Since […]

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by / on August 13, 2015 at 2:15 pm / in Dance / Electro, Live Reviews

Review: The Prodigy @ OD Festival, Bitec, Bangkok (11/8/15)

Essex rave legends The Prodigy took to Bangkok on Tuesday night, showing those in attendance exactly why, even 25 years since forming, they’re still at the top of their game.

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by / on August 10, 2015 at 3:37 pm / in Live Reviews, News

Review: Echosmith @ The Palladium, Bangkok (7/8/15)

Riding high on the success of their latest singles ‘Bright’ and ‘Cool Kids’, Echosmith have had their most successful year to date. They embarked on their first headline tour in the United States earlier this year and on Friday night it was time for the four piece to bring their carefree blend of colorful pop to an enthusiastic crowd in […]

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