LYDIA LOW: LIVE IN SINGAPORE JUNE 2015

Lydia Low kicks off her Singapore tour tonight at Originals Sing @ Artistry. Joie Tan will be opening the festivities at 8.30pm. Cover charge is $10, proceeds to be shared between the artists. Lydia will also be selling CDs so please bring money! In the meantime, you can listen to Continue Reading

ORIGINALS SING – ESTHER LOWLESS + DEBRA KHNG

It’s the first Originals Sing @ Artistry on 11th Feb. A special one for me, personally, as the songwriters featured are distinct artists within the Singapore indie music scene. Esther Lowless – I first met when she was fronting Indus Gendi – and whose musical career I have been following Continue Reading

STAGEFRIGHT XVI

I have a dream. Of a Singapore music scene where the majority of venues feature Singaporean songs. Where Singaporean songs are given the same love as foreign songs. Where Singaporeans are not unduly prejudiced against a song simply because it’s written by a fellow Singaporean. Yes I am biased. It’s Continue Reading

STAGEFRIGHT XVI – CADENCE

Mention the word ‘cadence’ during a music theory class and chances are that panicked students will be racking their brains to recall what that term means (true story!). As highlighted in their bio, #sgindie rock band Cadence explains that it is “a section in a musical piece which creates a Continue Reading

STAGEFRIGHT XVI – CLOUDS & SHADOWS

The songwriters are the future of Singapore music. Make no mistake about that. STAGEFRIGHT is a platform for the songwriter and in its 16th edition at Artistry on Wednesday, 21st January, we continue in our support of the songwriter. Cloud & Shadows aka Andy Philip has a elliptical concept of Continue Reading

STAGEFRIGHT XV | 12TH NOV | VERHAAL

Last but certainly not least, Verhaal! Verhaal are a Rock Band formed in Singapore in 2014. Before joining the band, the members had already played on several bands , performing on numerous events/occasions. The band consist of Jeslynn (Vocals), Dominic (Bass), Dedry (Guitar), and Marcus (Drums). The band enjoys writing radio-friendly tunes, incorporating Continue Reading

STAGEFRIGHT XV | WED 12TH NOV | ARTISTRY | YAP WEI CHIANG

Next up in STAGEFRIGHT XV @ Artistry — Yap Wei Chiang! Wei Chiang is currently an aspiring singer-songwriter and college student. Whenever he’s not busy studying, trying to get to lectures on time, playing Ultimate Frisbee or Dota 2, he spends his time ruminating on life, love and what it Continue Reading

STAGEFRIGHT XV | WED 12TH NOV | ARTISTRY | ELIAH LEONG

The fifteenth edition of Artistry’s curated original music showcase takes place on 12th November from 8pm. Power of Pop will highlight the six artists/bands who will be featured. First up, Eliah Leong. Eliah Leong is a 23 year-old Chinese-Philippino, who was born and bred in Singapore, and speaks proper Singlish. Continue Reading

RALEGH LONG & PIXEL APARTMENT – LIVE AT ARTISTRY

Ralegh Long is a London-based singer-songwriter that Power of Pop recommends highly as he evokes timeless musical references with his original compositions. Catch him at Artistry tonight from 8pm with support from the hugely talented Pixel Apartment. Entry by donation. More details below. Artist info Ralegh Long is a Singer-Songwriter Continue Reading

THE LONG AND WINDING ROAD

DON’T SPOOK THE ALPACA! Six months after launching Emo FASCISM at Artistry, I was back to promote the release of #alpacablues EP with The Groovy People in tow. There wasn’t much of a crowd there but I do appreciate the kind friends who took the trouble and effort to demonstrate Continue Reading

STAGEFRIGHT X

Goes without saying that local original music needs more exposure and so I am pleased that STAGEFRIGHT @ Artistry is now into its 10th edition. Tonight, the lineup is – 8.00pm to 8.15pm Che Cereza 8.20pm to 8.35pm Hiroki Sunayama 8.40pm to 8.55pm Richard Philip 9.00pm to 9.15pm The Winged Continue Reading