Post Tagged with: "festival"

by / on February 27, 2017 at 4:55 pm / in News

Wonderfruit Festival: Redefining Art, Sounds and Tastes with Sensory Overloads

Traditionally, we explain our methods of perception using our five senses: taste, sight, touch, smell, and hearing. The third installment of Wonderfruit Festival aimed to redefine our sensory experience and went above and beyond stimulating each one with what felt like magic. The festival succeeded in shocking us, engaging our inner child, and reimagining what a festival could be all […]

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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 17, 2016 at 3:57 pm / in Lists

Top 10 Southeast Asian music festivals before the end of the year

  The weather may be starting to cool but Southeast Asia’s festival scene is just starting to heat up. With jaw dropping landscapes and spectacular locales unique to the region, it is easy to see how each year more festivals are establishing themselves. We count down 10 of the best festivals that you can catch before 2015 wraps up.

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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 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 7, 2016 at 10:40 pm / in News

Djakarta Warehouse Project announce first round lineup

Indonesia’s Djakarta Warehouse Project is returning after a successful 2015 edition and they’re bringing some of the biggest EDM stars from across the region and around the globe.

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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 April 20, 2016 at 3:55 pm / in Pop

MTV Music Evolution Manila returns to the Philippines this June, announces OneRepublic as first act

The Philippines Tourism Promotions Board has renewed its collaboration with MTV to bring MTV Music Evolution back to Manila on Friday 24 June 2016 and they’re bringing pop superstars OneRepublic with them.

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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 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 March 27, 2016 at 2:24 pm / in News

This is the most Rock and roll thing you’ll see all day

Whilst most of the world have their eyes firmly set on Bonnaroo, the festival highlight of the weekend has to go to Pinkpop Festival via David Achter de Molen. Though his name may not be familiar for most of us, he’s the lead singer of Dutch punk rock band John Coffey, inexplicably named after a character from The Green Mile and he pulled off […]

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by / on March 9, 2016 at 4:46 pm / in Festivals, Videos

Thailand’s Wonderfruit festival releases after video, announces hugely discounted pre-sale tickets

It may be almost a whole year away, but Wonderfruit have delivered a one-two punch of excitement, getting us pretty damn excited about the next edition of the revolutionary festival.

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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 January 18, 2016 at 11:38 am / in Festivals, News

Singapore’s biggest EDM festival Zouk Out announce plans for Philippines expansion

Zouk Out has long held the title of the largest and most celebrated electronic music festival in the region, bringing a host of the most acclaimed DJs and producers to Singapore for a two-day party.

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by / on December 16, 2015 at 11:07 am / in Festivals

Review: 25 years on and Meredith Music Festival still shines at its silver Jubilee

Meredith Music Festival is less of a festival as it is one of the pre-eminent cultural institution in the Victorian events calendar. For the past 25 years, people have loaded up their cars with tents, couches and costumes and descended upon the sleepy town of Meredith along Victoria’s Midland Highway, as much out of compulsion as tradition.

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by / on December 4, 2015 at 2:34 pm / in Festivals, News

Interview: Wonderfruit is more than just a music festival, it’s a “social movement”

Wonderfruit, Thailand’s visionary sustainability focused and eco-friendly festival, have put together a spellbinding lineup of arts, workshops and music in Thailand’s Chon Buri province. From hip-hop to house, Thai folk to techno, Wonderfruit is set to spellbind audiences with some of the most prolific musicians, artists and performers from around the globe.

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by / on December 2, 2015 at 10:12 am / in Festivals

#WanderlandMusicFest adds The Naked and Famous, San Cisco and more to their already stacked lineup

Planning on a trip to Philippines in March? You should do. Wanderland have given music fans all across Asia yet another reason to head to Manila for their next installment of festival magic with the announcement of a slew of amazing acts to join their already stacked lineup.

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