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"We are living in the dark ages, aren't we?" The Observatory talk Shadows, their twilit collaborative album with MoE

"We are living in the dark ages, aren't we?" The Observatory talk Shadows, their twilit collaborative album with MoE

Last week, The Observatory released a new album, Shadows, which they crafted in collaboration with Norwegian band and longtime friends MoE. Stan... Read more »
The Observatory will perform with a 30-piece guitar orchestra

The Observatory will perform with a 30-piece guitar orchestra

The Observatory are an evolving, shape-shifting outfit, that's for sure. And with their latest live venture, it's not surprising that they're chall... Read more »
The Observatory's music festival Playfreely announces 2016 edition

The Observatory's music festival Playfreely announces 2016 edition

Header image by 劉哲均 The Observatory, a rock band deeply rooted in wild experimentation and forward-thinking ideas, bring back their festival Pla... Read more »
Everything Is Vibration: 8 bands that influenced The Observatory's August is the Cruellest

Everything Is Vibration: 8 bands that influenced The Observatory's August is the Cruellest

Putting aside the subversive commentary and biting lyricism in The Observatory's latest release, August is the Cruellest is their most sonically-ri... Read more »

Bandwagon Selects: Recent Record Reviews Edition #20

We're already four months away till the end of the year, but we're still expecting more albums to be released. Not wanting to sit down and let the ... Read more »

Observe and Learn: The Observatory

“Everyday life in Singapore is frustrating,” Leslie Low of The Observatory explains. “Either you desensitise yourself or you stare it in the face... Read more »