Post Tagged with: "review"

by / on April 2, 2013 at 3:08 pm / in Album Reviews, Rock

REVIEW: Mogwai – Les Revenants

Mogwai created the soundtrack to ‘Les Revenants’ – “the ones who came back” – a French TV series. Album review by Indran Paramasivam.

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by / on March 27, 2013 at 4:09 pm / in Album Reviews, Dance / Electro

REVIEW: Chymera – Disc EP

Chymera has been a household name since his infectious and piano-driven “Curl” exploded through 2011’s dance summer. His latest EP gets reviewed by Rory O’Maley.

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by / on February 15, 2013 at 3:51 pm / in Album Reviews, Rock

Review: Biffy Clyro – Opposites

Scottish rockers Biffy Clyro are back with a bigger and longer release. Jarrod Macartney reviews their latest record.

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by / on February 4, 2013 at 2:35 pm / in Album Reviews, Culture, Indie / Alternative

Dear Devotional: Christopher Owens’ Lysandre

A review by Indran Paramasivam.

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by / on February 3, 2013 at 8:14 pm / in Album Reviews, Artists / Bands, Culture, Metal / Hard Rock

Review: Ensiferum – Unsung Heroes

A review by Fabio Marraccini.

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by / on January 20, 2013 at 6:37 pm / in Album Reviews, Artists / Bands, Culture, Metal / Hard Rock

Review: Helloween – Straight Out of Hell

A review by Fabio Marraccini.

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by / on January 18, 2013 at 5:27 pm / in Album Reviews, Dance / Electro

Review: Lindstrøm & Todd Terje – Lanzarote

Artist Name: Lindstrøm & Todd TerjeTitle Name: LanzaroteLabel: Olsen RecordsReviewed by: Rory O’Maley I usually try to keep things fresh and bring you something totally new every week, but the news that has come my way is just too good not to report. We have just received word that synth killer Todd Terje and fellow Norwegian electronic legend Lindstrøm are teaming up, not just for […]

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by / on January 13, 2013 at 10:50 am / in Album Reviews, Artists / Bands, Culture, Metal / Hard Rock

Review: Sabaton – Carolus Rex

A review by Fabio Marraccini.

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by / on December 17, 2012 at 8:39 am / in Album Reviews, Artists / Bands, Culture, Metal / Hard Rock

Review: Grand Supreme Blood Court – Bow Before the Blood Court

A review by Fabio Marraccini.

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by / on December 10, 2012 at 10:04 am / in Album Reviews, Artists / Bands, Culture, Metal / Hard Rock

Review: Cryptopsy – The Best of Us Bleed

A review by Fabio Marraccini.

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by / on December 4, 2012 at 12:34 pm / in Album Reviews, Artists / Bands, Culture, Metal / Hard Rock

Review: Geoff Tate – Kings and Thieves

A review by Fabio Marraccini.

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by / on November 26, 2012 at 3:36 pm / in Album Reviews, Artists / Bands, Releases, Rock

Review: Mogwai – A Wrenched Virile Lore

A review by Indran Paramasivam.

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by / on November 5, 2012 at 2:31 pm / in Album Reviews, Artists / Bands, Culture, Metal / Hard Rock

REVIEW: Evocation – Illusions of Grandeur

After disbanding, Evocation, returns with their fourth album, Illusions of Grandeur. Read Fabio Marraccini’s review.

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by / on October 29, 2012 at 10:15 am / in Album Reviews, Artists / Bands, Culture, Metal / Hard Rock

Cradle of Filth – The Manticore and Other Horrors

A review by Fabio Marraccini.

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by / on August 9, 2012 at 10:40 am / in Album Reviews, Culture, Dance / Electro, Digital & Mobile

Kasper Bjørke – Alcatraz EP

Kasper Bjørke: Alcatraz EP, a review by Rory O’Maley

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by / on July 2, 2012 at 6:55 pm / in Artists / Bands, Dance / Electro, Events, Live Reviews

Hot Chip in Singapore

Indie music lovers in Singapore are surely tipping their hats off to Untitled Entertainment for bringing such colour to the island’s live music circuit. While we were still reeling from The Jezabels’ sparkling set at HomeClub barely a month ago, they then one-upped themselves by bringing Hot Chip’s sizzling dance party to Avalon last Tuesday. Sauntering onstage a little after […]

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by / on June 11, 2012 at 7:53 pm / in Artists / Bands, Culture, Events, Indie / Alternative, Live Reviews

Exploring the Soundscape

Last Friday night, the cosy yet atmospheric top floor of Singapore’s Blu Jaz Cafe played host to Soundscape, an event boasting an eclectic line-up of five homegrown bands – Pep Talk, The Sets Band, ANECHOIS, Amnesia Haze and Pleasantry. Music Services Asia sneakily pays an incognito visit to the gig to check out two of the bands taking part in […]

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by / on June 11, 2012 at 7:53 pm / in Artists / Bands, Culture, Indie / Alternative, Live Reviews

Astreal Live @ The Court

Myself, Revisited: Music and Memory, Astreal Live @ The Court The italics suggest that whatever follows the title will be grounded in the insidious subject of biography. No one can be blamed for thinking so. Yet, the immediacy and impact of the experience I had at Astreal’s performance overrides any self-indulgence that one might want to read into it. Maybe […]

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by / on May 28, 2012 at 6:49 pm / in Artists / Bands, Culture, Events, Indie / Alternative, Live Reviews

Just Like Candy

The Jesus and Mary Chain Live in Singapore, 26 May 2012, Esplanade Concert Hall “It was perfect timing because there weren’t any guitar bands. Everybody was making this electronic pop music,” That was how William Reid, guitarist and one half of the songwriting partnership of the Jesus and Mary Chain (JMAC), described the character of the music scene in the […]

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by / on April 16, 2012 at 6:32 pm / in Artists / Bands, Culture, Events, Indie / Alternative, Live Reviews

Charlie Was Here

Singaporean musician Charlie Lim, who is based in Melbourne, recently returned to the island city as part of his Asian Spring tour, and caused a pretty big wave of excitement in his wake. His last show of the tour took place on 11th April at The Pigeonhole, which also closed local label KittyWu’s ‘Return of the Kitty’ showcase at the […]

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