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by / on October 17, 2016 at 1:55 pm / in Live Music, Metal / Hard Rock

It’s a wrap – Yellowcard announce farewell tour of Asia

After a 19 year career, American rock outfit Yellowcard are calling it quits, announcing one last world tour before they hang up their instruments for good. Along with stops in Australia, America and Europe they’ll also be touching down in Hong Kong, Manila and Singapore in early February, 2017.

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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 12, 2016 at 4:28 pm / in Live Music

Nothing But Thieves cancel debut Asian performances

Nothing But Thieves’ debut Singapore show, scheduled to take place next week at Hard Rock Cafe Singapore, has been cancelled.

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by / on July 23, 2016 at 5:23 pm / in News

Clockenflap wants to pay you for your art!

Clockenflap is making an open call to local and international artists to present original works at Asia’s premier music and arts festival.   That’s right! This is your chance to be a part of one of the biggest festivals of its kind in the Southeast Asian region. The program invites artists to create artwork according to the theme of ‘Future Human’ and […]

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by / on June 9, 2016 at 10:56 am / in Live Music, Pop

Against The Current return to Asia, announce Singapore and Philippines tour dates this September

YouTube sensations Against The Current have announced a Southeast Asian tour in support of their debut studio album, “In Our Bones”.

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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 June 2, 2016 at 12:51 pm / in Live Music

Suede return to Hong Kong for one night only

The best-loved Britpop-era band in Hong Kong play AsiaWorld-Expo in August as part of global tour to promote their album Night Thoughts. Following the release of new album Night Thoughts, the band has embarked on a world tour and are stopping by Hong Kong for a one night only performance. The show marks the sixth tour to Hong Kong of […]

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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 November 24, 2015 at 7:00 pm / in Dance / Electro, Festivals, Hip Hop, Indie / Alternative, Pop, Rock

Clockenflap announces digital guide to the festival with launch of official app

With 10 stages, more than 130 acts and 60,000 people attending across three days, there’s nothing that comes even close to Clockenflap in Hong Kong’s cultural calendar. But if you’re planning on experiencing Clockenflap to its fullest  you’re going to need some help and the Clockenflap app is here to help.  

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by / on November 24, 2015 at 10:23 am / in Live Music

Bon Iver announces 2016 Asian tour, includes Hong Kong, Singapore and Manila

Critically acclaimed indie folk act Bon Iver is will be bringing his emotive brand of folk to Singapore, Manila and Hong Kong for the first time in early 2016.

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by / on October 26, 2015 at 1:08 pm / in Dance / Electro, Hip Hop, Interviews

Mr Scruff: Asia bound, but this time without his vinyl

Mr Scruff is bringing his signature grooves to Neon Lights and Clockenflap festivals, but this time, as he explains exclusively to Music Weekly Asia, he’s doing things a little bit differently.

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by / on October 20, 2015 at 6:53 pm / in Interviews, Rock

Interview: Shoegaze pioneers Ride take on their biggest journey to date

Late last year, shoegaze royalty Ride announced an unexpected reunion almost two decades after parting ways. The news came as a welcome surprise to many of their longtime fans, most of whom never thought they’d get a chance to see one of their favorite bands live. Their tour has seen them play across the globe and they’re now coming to […]

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by / on September 30, 2015 at 4:16 pm / in Festivals

Clockenflap deliver an unbelievable second round music lineup

Hong Kong’s premier music and arts festival Clockenflap stimulated our appetites when they served up a tasty looking first line up but the second course is looking even more delectable

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by / on September 3, 2015 at 2:21 pm / in Interviews, Pop

Interview: YouTube star Kina Grannis returns for an encore Asian performance

She has more than 160 million views on YouTube, a #1 album on iTunes and even an annual event named after her… and now internet sensation Kina Grannis is returning to Asia for her “Elements” tour. 

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by / on September 3, 2015 at 11:37 am / in Festivals, News, Rock

Clockenflap first lineup revealed: The Libertines, Damien Rice, Flying Lotus & more

The flagship event in the Hong Kong cultural calendar is set for its triumphant return and it’s looking bigger and better than ever. Clockenflap, celebrating its eighth edition, is returning to the West Kowloon Cultural District on November 27-29.

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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 July 29, 2015 at 2:01 pm / in News

Skrillex confirms Asian tour dates in Malaysia, Vietnam, Philipines, Indonesia and more

EDM fans rejoice – American dubstep and EDM pioneer Skrillex has just confirmed via his official Instagram account that he will be playing an extensive series of shows across Asia.

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by / on July 22, 2015 at 2:04 pm / in News, Pop

Elton John Brings His ‘All The Hits’ Tour to Hong Kong & Singapore

Music icon, singer, songwriter, pianist and composer Elton John returns to Southeast Asia this winter for an intimate evening with his band. Elton John will grace the stage for one night in Hong Kong and two performances in Singapore as part of his ‘Elton John – All The Hits Tour’ in November and December.

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by / on June 18, 2015 at 5:17 pm / in Pop, Rock

Are Twenty One Pilots the future of pop music?

Departing from the well worn brand of generic pop punk that Good Charlotte and Fall Out Boy have been peddling for years now, Twenty One Pilots have erupted onto the scene, their catchy songs like a spiked tire iron to the face of modern alternative pop music.

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by / on June 9, 2015 at 5:53 pm / in Events

MUSE announce Hong Kong performance on their world tour

One of Britain’s biggest bands, MUSE are set to bring their spectacular, internationally-renowned live show to Hong Kong on September 28 at AsiaWorld-Expo, Arena.

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