Category: MUSIC

Every kind of music under the sun

HOUSE OF THE DRAGON SEASON 1 EP 9: “THE GREEN COUNCIL” IS A LETDOWNHOUSE OF THE DRAGON SEASON 1 EP 9: “THE GREEN COUNCIL” IS A LETDOWN

House of the Dragon Season 1 Ep 9

House of the Dragon Season 1 Ep 9 is the ninth and penultimate instalment of the first season of an American fantasy TV drama series based on the Fire and Blood novel written by George RR Martin and is a prequel to the highly successful Game of Thrones TV series. House of the Dragon will focus on the war of succession within House Targaryen, the ruling House of Westeros, almost 200 years before the events depicted in Game of Thrones.

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THE HANDMAID’S TALE SEASON 5 EP 3THE HANDMAID’S TALE SEASON 5 EP 3

The Handmaid's Tale Season 5 Ep 3

The Handmaid’s Tale Season 5 Ep 3 is the third instalment of the fifth season of a dystopian alternate reality drama TV series based on Margaret Atwood’s novel of the same name. In this alternate history, the USA has been taken over by hardcore fundamental religious fanatics and renamed as Gilead. In Gilead, women have become the property of men once more as the nation is ruled by theocratic patriarchy. 

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MOONAGE DAYDREAMMOONAGE DAYDREAM

Moonage Daydream

Moonage Daydream is a 2022 documentary film about English singer-songwriter David Bowie. Written, directed, produced and edited by Brett Morgen, the film uses previously unreleased footage from Bowie’s personal archives, including live concert footage. It is the first film to be officially authorized by Bowie’s estate, and takes its title from the 1971 Bowie song of the same name. (Wikipedia)

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THE OFFER EPISODE 5 (ANALYSIS)THE OFFER EPISODE 5 (ANALYSIS)

The Offer Episode 5 is the fifth part of a biographical drama miniseries about the development and production of Francis Ford Coppola’s landmark New York City gangster film The Godfather (1972) for Paramount Pictures. The miniseries is part of the 50th anniversary celebrations of the classic film and is based on the experiences of producer Al Ruddy, played by Miles Teller.

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TOKYO VICE EPISODE 8 (ANALYSIS)TOKYO VICE EPISODE 8 (ANALYSIS)

Tokyo Vice Episode 8 Analysis

Tokyo Vice Episode 8 is the season finale of a crime drama created by J.T. Rogers based on the 2009 book of the same name by Jake Adelstein. The series is set in 1999, as American student Jake Adelstein becomes the first foreign-born journalist in Japan and starts at the very bottom at the Meicho Shimbun newspaper covering the Tokyo police beat.

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PICARD SEASON 2 EPISODE 7 (ANALYSIS)PICARD SEASON 2 EPISODE 7 (ANALYSIS)

Picard Season 2 Episode 7 is the fourth chapter of the 2nd season of an American science fiction television series created by Akiva Goldsman, Michael Chabon, Kirsten Beyer, and Alex Kurtzman for the streaming service Paramount+. The series is a spin-off of Star Trek: The Next Generation (STTNG) with the titular character Jean-Luc Picard (Patrick Stewart) as its central focal point.

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LION CITY ROCKLION CITY ROCK

Lion City Rock

Lion City Rock is a podcast dedicated to the Singapore music scene, the first of its kind. The podcast commenced streaming in September 2021 and is hosted by Chris Toh and Kevin Mathews (our founder!). Currently the podcast is into its 2nd season, having posted 27 episodes.

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THE BEST DAVID BOWIE ALBUMSTHE BEST DAVID BOWIE ALBUMS

Best David Bowie Albums

This Best David Bowie Albums listicle is probably one of the best ways we could think of to celebrate Bowie’s 75th birthday. We wanted to share personal reflections on these albums and thus limited the selection to five stone cold classics. in our humble opinion. Also, we bit the bullet and ordered this list according to merit. Here goes nothing….

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STAR TREK DISCOVERY S04E02 (REVIEW)STAR TREK DISCOVERY S04E02 (REVIEW)

Star Trek Discovery S04E02 Review

Star Trek Discovery S04E02 is the first episode of the fourth season of the scifi space opera TV drama series streaming on Paramount+. The series had a mixed reception due to its perceived retconning of Star Trek canon, being set 10 years before the events in the original Star Trek TV series and by introducing Michael Burnham ( as the sister of the iconic character, Mr. Spock. In season 3, the series transported the ship and its crew almost a century into the future, thereby (cleverly) avoiding any issue with Star Trek canon once and for all. 

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FOUNDATION S01E10 (REVIEW)FOUNDATION S01E10 (REVIEW)

Foundation S01E10 Review

Foundation S01E10 is the finale of the first season of an American science fiction epic streaming drama based on the classic novel series written by Isaac Asimov. Asimov developed high concepts regarding the decline and fall of empires and civilisations in his Foundation series of novels (number seven in total).

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FOUNDATION S01E09 (REVIEW)FOUNDATION S01E09 (REVIEW)

Foundation S01E09 Review

Foundation S01E09 is the penultimate instalment of the first season of an American science fiction epic streaming drama based on the classic novel series written by Isaac Asimov. Asimov developed high concepts regarding the decline and fall of empires and civilisations in his Foundation series of novels (number seven in total).

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FUR WHEN YOU WALK AWAYFUR WHEN YOU WALK AWAY

Fur When You Walk Away

FUR When You Walk Away

Fur is a British rock band based in Brighton and is intent on recapturing the Britpop excellence of The Beatles, The Kinks, The Jam and Blur. When You Walk Away represents the band’s first full-length album after a series of well-received EPs and singles.

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THE VERVE PIPE THREADSTHE VERVE PIPE THREADS

The Verve Pipe Threads

The Verve Pipe is an American rock band from Michigan. It was formed in 1992 in East Lansing by Brian Vander Ark, Brian Stout and Donny Brown. Threads is the band’s latest album and contains the usual melodic rock that fans have grown accustomed to in its almost three decades’ history.

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WHAT’S YOURS AND MINE – THE ODDFELLOWS!WHAT’S YOURS AND MINE – THE ODDFELLOWS!

What's Your and Mine - The Oddfellows
Johnny Ong, Kelvin Tan, Patrick Chng, Vincent Lee.

What’s Yours and Mine is the long awaited and much anticipated third album from seminal Singapore indie rock band, The Oddfellows. Released thirty years on from Teenage Head, the band’s landmark debut album, What’s Yours and Mine is an excellent comeback which while keeping everything The Oddfellows are beloved for but adding also a layer of maturity and confidence to the mix as well.

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THE BEST QUEEN SONGS OF ALL TIMETHE BEST QUEEN SONGS OF ALL TIME

Queen

The Best Queen Songs of All Time functions – as usual – as our introduction to the music of legendary pop-rock band, Queen. Queen rose out of the ashes of Smile – which Brian May (guitar) and Roger Taylor (drums) formed in university – with Freddie Mercury (vocals, piano) and John Deacon (bass) joining the line-up in 1970 and 1971 respectively.

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THE BEST ELO SONGS OF ALL TIMETHE BEST ELO SONGS OF ALL TIME

Best ELO songs of all time.

The Best ELO Songs of All Time is our concise introduction to the music of the Electric Light Orchestra (aka ELO). The Electric Light Orchestra was formed in 1970 by songwriters-multi-instrumentalists Jeff Lynne and Roy Wood with drummer Bev Bevan. The band was effectively spun out from the final incarnation of the 1960s psych-rock band The Move. 

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