Music Features

The latest releases from local and international musicians. Exclusives from the danamic music sessions are also included.

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    Ultra Singapore 2019: Second Phase Acts Reveals Headliners Axwell & Knife Party

    Back for its fifth edition, Ultra Singapore 2019 is shaping up to be the biggest and best in its history. Debuted in 2015, Ultra Singapore is an outdoor electronic music festival as part of Ultra Music Festival‘s worldwide expansion, which has now spread to twenty countries. Held at Ultra Park (open field near Marina Bay Sands), 8 to 9 June 2019, this year’s edition will be packed with world-class acts suited for every type of electronic music lover, and is sure to set the bar higher than ever before. Mainstage headliners Skrillex, Martin Garrix, and Porter Robinson – who were…

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    Metal Titans LOUDNESS March To Its “Rise To Glory” With A World Tour!

    Japanese Heavy Metal Legends LOUDNESS returns to Singapore on 16 June 2019! Held at The Pavilion at Far East Square, the band will be performing in Singapore as part of their Rise to Glory World Tour – named after their album of the same name. ‘Rise to Glory’ was released worldwide on 26 January 2018 – via Ward Records in Japan and via earMusic Records throughout Europe and the USA. Akira Takasaki Guitarist Akira Takasaki describes Rise to Glory as the culmination of everything LOUDNESS has done throughout the years: “we still have the heaviness and progressive elements we had…

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    Going Beyond The Band: Here’s Why The Sam Willows Deserve A Spot At The Forbes 30 Under 30

    On 2 April 2019, Forbes released its 2019 edition of the 30 Under 30 Asia List, with local pop band The Sam Willows clinching the coveted spot in the Entertainment & Sports’ category. The quartet posted on Instagram regarding the delightful news, saying that they “made it just in time”; as one the members – Jonathan Chua – will turn 30 next year. 22 other Singaporeans joined The Sam Willows in the list that celebrates 300 “entrepreneurs and game-changers” from Asia. This Year’s Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia List also includes 300 game-changers in their industry across 10 different categories…

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    5 Questions With ROAM’s Alex Adam

    Mayday Festival – Singapore’s biggest underground music festival – is happening in two days’ time at [email protected] Singapore. The festival boasts a line-up of rock bands, including ROAM – a rock quintet hailing from the UK. ROAM consists of Alex Costello on vocals, guitarists Alex Adam and Sam Veness, bassist Matt Roskilly and Miles Gills on drums. Before ROAM reaches the sunny shores of Singapore, we caught up with Alex Adam, who shared with us about his previous tour experiences and his bucket list. 1.  What was your most memorable moment during your tour last year? Last year, we did…

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    “We got so excited during the rehearsals!”: 6 Questions with Ken and Hiro from Crossfaith

    It is not difficult to notice Crossfaith, who stood out as the only heavy music act at Skechers Sundown Festival 2019. Before their set, we managed to chat with Kenta Koie (lead vocalist) and Hiroki Ikegawa (bassist) against the scenic sea view to tell us more about their latest album, Ex_Machina (2018), and their thoughts on Asia’s rock scene. 1. You have just completed your Ex_Machina Climax Tour. How was it and what was the most memorable moment for you? Hiro: It’s been a while since we did a one-man show in Japan, so we got full-blown action on stage,…

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    Ed Sheeran Live in Singapore: Fans Advised Against Purchasing Resale Tickets

    Ed Sheeran will be headlining at the mammoth National Stadium on Friday, 26 April 2019. It comes as no surprise seeing how he performed to sold-out shows at the 5,000-capacity Star Theatre in 2015, and two nights at the 10,000-capacity Singapore Indoor Stadium in 2017. Performing his largest tour yet, Ed Sheeran’s return to Singapore is part of his ‘Divide World Tour’, which spans over two years. The global sensation should require little introduction: In just last year alone, Ed Sheeran won two Grammy Awards and clinched the Billboard Music Awards for both Top Artist and Top Male Artist. He…

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    Sabrina Carpenter Brings “The Singular Tour” to Singapore this April

    Sabrina Carpenter will be making her first appearance in Singapore as part of her Singular Tour on 11 April 2019 at the Kallang Theatre. The 19-year-old singer-songwriter’s music career started four years ago with the release of her debut album ‘Eyes Wide Open’, which reflected her life over the previous three years. She then went on to release ‘EVOLution’, which launched her first sold-out fall 2016 EVOLution Tour, travelling across over 35 cities in the United States. In 2017, Sabrina co-wrote and released her RIAA-certified gold single ‘Why’, which became a hit on Top 40 radio and was hailed as…

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    Canadian Rockers Nickelback to Hold First-Ever Concert in Singapore

    Canadian rock band Nickelback will finally be making its live debut in Singapore on 20 February 2019 at [email protected], as part of their Feed The Machine Tour. Released in June 2017, Nickelback’s highly anticipated, ninth studio album Feed The Machine clinched a spot in the Top 5 on the Billboard charts. Since its release, the band has spent the better part of 2017 and 2018 in their Feed The Machine Tour; with over 80 sold-out shows around the world. Formed in Alberta, Canada in 1995, Nickelback currently consists of lead vocalist and guitarist Chad Kroeger, Ryan Peake on guitars, Mike…

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    Exclusive Interview: for KING & COUNTRY Talks Crazy Rich Asians & Teases New Film

    Two-time Grammy Award-winning duo ‘for KING & COUNTRY’ will be performing at Gateway Theatre on 11 February 2019. Comprised of brothers Joel and Luke Smallbone, the duo is currently in the midst of their world tour titled after their latest release, Burn The Ships. We’ve recently sat down with Joel Smallbone over Skype, who told us more about their lil’ crazy obsession with Crazy Rich Asians, and teased about a new film in the works. How would you describe your music to those who have never heard of ‘for KING & COUNTRY’? It’s theatrical, and it’s got a lot of…

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    Joel Madden Talks Playing Fortnite and Love for Gentle Bones

    The Formula 1 season is around the corner yet again, but this year, fans of American rock band Good Charlotte have extra cause for celebration – the 39-year-old vocalist Joel Madden will be coming to town for the premium party, The Podium Lounge. Touted as Singapore’s largest and most glamorous trackside after-party, The Podium Lounge will return once again for its 10th anniversary at The Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore. Hosted by ex-Formula 1 driver Alex Yoong and E! News Asia’s Yvette King, guests can expect three nights of exciting, glamorous entertainment. Aside from churning out hits alongside his brother Benji with…

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