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LIVE NEWS: EDDIE IZZARD FORCE MAJEURE TOUR IN SINGAPORE!

Photo credit: Amanda Searle
Photo credit: Amanda Searle

One of the world’s most famous and respected comedians, Eddie Izzard, will bring his record breaking live comedy show, ‘FORCE MAJEURE’ to Singapore for the first time on 27 February, 2017 at the University Cultural Centre (UCC) Hall, NUS.

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LIVE NEWS: ANTI FLAG (USA) – Live in Singapore

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Anti Flag was formed in 1988 in Pittsburgh by Justin Sane and Pat Thetic. This punk rock band is well known for political activism, focusing on anti-war activism, anti-imperialism, class struggle, human rights, and various sociopolitical sentiments. 

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LIFE ON THE ROAD: DEON @ INDIE WEEK CANADA 2016

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You have got to hand it to Deon Toh and his merry band DEON. For the last couple of years, the singer-songwriter has built a steady following at home and made a life for himself and his band as touring musicians. Read what Deon has to say about his latest adventure in Toronto.

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LANEWAY SINGAPORE 2017 – SIX BANDS YOU CAN ROCK OUT TO!

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Contemporary indie music festivals can now boast of a wide range of musical styles and Laneway Singapore 2017 is no exception. If you need something different from what the electronic and hip-hop artists at Laneway Singapore 2017 can provide – though these are of course, excellent in their own way – then these are our ROCK recommendations.

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LIVE NEWS: Gallery Light to Night Festival – Come celebrate the Gallery’s first anniversary, Gallery Light to Night 2016 with music programming by Getai Group!

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Getai Group is back yet again with local music and art programming during these two weekends at the Padang Atrium and outdoors of National Gallery Singapore as part of their first anniversary!

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LIVE NEWS: Y2K16 LIVE LOOP ASIA INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL TOUR

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The second Y2K16 Live Loop Asia International Festival Tour, from 18 November to 4 December 2016, expands its reach in Southeast Asia, adding dates in Manila and Kuala Lumpur to a regional circuit that includes the festival’s original hosts, Singapore and Bangkok.

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POWER OF POP INTERVIEW: SA – GOING WITH THE FLOW

Photography - Rebecca Toh Styling - ArmCollective
Photography – Rebecca Toh Styling – ArmCollective

It’s a brave new (music) world as far as SA is concerned. Founded in 2010, the band takes its name from Northern Chinese dialect, 仨, which means three, as a tribute to their traditional Chinese roots though all three are Singaporeans.

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LIVE NEWS: ASIAN MEETING FESTIVAL IN COLLABORATION WITH PLAYFREELY PRESENTS CLOSER TO THE EDGE

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Closer to the Edge is the fourth incantation of Playfreely done in collaboration with Japan’s Asian Meeting Festival (AMF) and with event partner The Projector.

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LIVE NEWS: SINGAPORE WRITERS FESTIVAL – CACHE

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At last year’s Singapore Writers Festival (SWF), the organisers – in collaboration with The Esplanade – produced a unique event Dimensions & Demons, which featured a ‘crossover’ of literature and music combining the talents of local authors and musicians.

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SCORPIONS – DOWN TO EARTH VETERAN ROCK SUPERSTARS WHO JUST WANNA GO OUT WITH A BANG!

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Halfway through the Scorpions press conference at the Hard Rock Cafe, guitarist Matthias Jab remarked – “We play like we live today”.

‘We play like we live today’ – Matthias Jabs on being relevant #scorpions #rock #musicislife @lamcproductions

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LIVE NEWS: ORIGINAL MUSIC AT THE HARD ROCK CAFE

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The Hard Rock Cafe is renowned worldwide as a prestigious theme restaurant that celebrates rock ‘n’ roll and it’s pleasing to note that since it’s recent relaunch with renovated premises at the HPL House at Cuscaden Road, it has initiated two regular events that showcase original music in Singapore.

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MUSIC MATTERS LIVE: OPENING PARTY KICKS OFF ALL THAT MATTERS 2016 WITH A BIG BANG!

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Millian – a new club at St. James PowerStation – was the exciting venue that launched All That Matters 2016 with showcases from some of the foreign bands/artists to be seen at the Music Matters Festival from 13 – 15 September.

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