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Crystal Castles show fiery display of power with Singapore return — gig review

Crystal Castles show fiery display of power with Singapore return — gig review

There's a lot to say about Crystal Castles, and the band has never shied away from the spotlight since their loud and colourful debut in 2008.  ... Read more »
GIG REPORT: Unknown Mortal Orchestra and Explosions in the Sky serve up an absorbing double-bill

GIG REPORT: Unknown Mortal Orchestra and Explosions in the Sky serve up an absorbing double-bill

Symmetry Entertainment's two-sided concert featuring Kiwi psych-rockers Unknown Mortal Orchestra (UMO), and Texan instrumentalists Explosions in th... Read more »
GIG REPORT: PJ Harvey wows fans in Singapore, despite playing almost all new material

GIG REPORT: PJ Harvey wows fans in Singapore, despite playing almost all new material

Here's the thing about PJ Harvey: she started out making music in the early 90s, clinched fame in the mid-90s and has since been going at it, solid... Read more »
GIG REPORT: Singapore's premier experimental music festival levelled up in 2016

GIG REPORT: Singapore's premier experimental music festival levelled up in 2016

Playfreely has gone on for years now, and anyone who has attended an iteration can attest to the sheer unconventional performances that happen with... Read more »
PHOTO GALLERY: Panic! At The Disco win over fans with sincere pop theatrics

PHOTO GALLERY: Panic! At The Disco win over fans with sincere pop theatrics

If you knew a band by the eccentric name of Panic! At The Disco in the early 2000s, you would've cast them aside as yet another casualty in the alt... Read more »
I attended Day 1 of IGNITE! Music Festival 2016, and it blew my expectations away

I attended Day 1 of IGNITE! Music Festival 2016, and it blew my expectations away

It’s half past four in the afternoon at Republic Polytechnic’s Lawn. The sun is scorching hot — 34 degrees to be specific. The IGNITE! Crew (which ... Read more »
GIG REPORT: Deerhoof Live at the Great American Music Hall

GIG REPORT: Deerhoof Live at the Great American Music Hall

One month in San Francisco, one Indio and all the shows to see. We have Bandwagon Philippines writer Mariah Reodica out in the Golden Gate City, wr... Read more »
GIG REPORT: Swervedriver serve up wall of noise in Singapore

GIG REPORT: Swervedriver serve up wall of noise in Singapore

We’ve already pontificated on the roots of the shoegaze genre so we won’t go into that here, but as a band that has consistently been lumped alongs... Read more »
GIG REPORT: Damien Rice stages transcendental, intimate experience in The Star Theatre

GIG REPORT: Damien Rice stages transcendental, intimate experience in The Star Theatre

Text by contributing writer Marcus Teo It must be hard balancing commercial success with your artistic integrity as a "wear-your-heart-on-your... Read more »
GIG REPORT: Little Mix shine, even with one woman down

GIG REPORT: Little Mix shine, even with one woman down

The live presence of Little Mix is never understated, but they don't exactly follow the overtly flashy shows that most pop stars tend to do. The... Read more »
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