While Singapore has been blessed with numerous big concerts in recent times, the one thing that is sorely lacking is the opportunity to catch foreign bands in a more intimate setting. That’s where Music Matters Live comes in to fill the gap.
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SINGAPORE MUSIC SPOTLIGHT | M1LDL1FE – CHANGING HORSES MIDSTREAMSINGAPORE MUSIC SPOTLIGHT | M1LDL1FE – CHANGING HORSES MIDSTREAM
“I think we took longer than expected to get used to John not being around, and playing music without his ‘voice’ being a part of it. We had to turn inward and do a little searching for a sound within ourselves.”
French electro duo, JUSTICE is coming to Singapore on 15 August. The guys behind the hit “D.A.N.C.E” and the famous remix of “We Are Your Friends” are back with their new album Woman and subsequent world tour.
Another year, another Baybeats Festival. Each year brings diminishing returns for us, it must be said. Once upon a time, the Festival would generate tremendous excitement and anticipation but that is no longer the case in 2017.
LIVE NEWS: DREAM THEATER – IMAGES, WORDS & BEYOND 25TH ANNIVERSARY TOURLIVE NEWS: DREAM THEATER – IMAGES, WORDS & BEYOND 25TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR
Hard rock and progressive metal titans Dream Theater, as part of their Images, Words & Beyond 25th Anniversary Tour return to Singapore on Oct 3, 2017, at Zepp @ Bigbox Singapore!
Congrats are in order as Republic Polytechnic’s student-run IGNITE Music Festival celebrates its tenth anniversary!
LIVE NEWS | METAL : KREATOR X VADER X TORMENTRESS – LIVE IN SINGAPORE!LIVE NEWS | METAL : KREATOR X VADER X TORMENTRESS – LIVE IN SINGAPORE!
German thrash-metal band KREATOR make their way to our shores in August for a night of mayhem and political commentary!
LIVE NEWS : SINGAPOREGIGS X OVERHEAR PRESENTS THE OVERHEARD SESSIONSLIVE NEWS : SINGAPOREGIGS X OVERHEAR PRESENTS THE OVERHEARD SESSIONS
Two local music startups put their heads together to give us a night of pop music, made in Singapore.
Singaporean alternative band sub:shaman will launch their debut full-length album Apnea, at Esplanade Annexe Studio on May 13th 2017.
LIVE NEWS : Faux Pas x The Betts x The Intimate Friends x Shophouse – The OverHeard SessionsLIVE NEWS : Faux Pas x The Betts x The Intimate Friends x Shophouse – The OverHeard Sessions
Here’s an intriguing gig featuring four young S-ROCK bands.
LIVE NEWS : THE MADHATTER PROJECT – FOR THE TIME BEINGLIVE NEWS : THE MADHATTER PROJECT – FOR THE TIME BEING
Do you feel the need for something completely different in the Singapore music scene? Well, look no further than The MadHatter Project!
As a gig promoter, Pandarocketship has been a fairly new player in the local music scene with the successful run of gig series Pandarocketship x The Music Parlour last year.
LIVE NEWS : MARICELLE – THE PURSUIT EP LAUNCH PARTYLIVE NEWS : MARICELLE – THE PURSUIT EP LAUNCH PARTY
Earlier this year, electro-soul artist Maricelle released her debut EP – The Pursuit – to a warm reception. Maricelle will showcase the songs on The Pursuit and other tracks at her Launch Party at the Esplanade Annexe Studio on April 20th from 7pm.
LIVE NEWS : MAAD SOUNDS – THE FINAL SHOW … FOR NOWLIVE NEWS : MAAD SOUNDS – THE FINAL SHOW … FOR NOW
MAAD Sounds at the Red Dot Design Museum – curated by Andy Yang – has been an essential showcase for original music in Singapore for quite a while now. Tonight’s edition marks the last instalment of the vital local music resource at the current venue.
LIVE NEWS: ONE MORE TIME – A TRIBUTE TO ZOUK AT JIAK KIM STREETLIVE NEWS: ONE MORE TIME – A TRIBUTE TO ZOUK AT JIAK KIM STREET
The words “Zouk” and “orchestra” don’t seem to go together. But they will tonight and Saturday night as two contrary musical forces (viz. orchestral music and house music) combine to pay tribute to the iconic club’s 25 year tenure at Jiak Kim Street.
Big news for fans of 90s pop as French electro star duo AIR make their way to Singapore on 27th May 2017 at the Esplanade Theatre.
LIVE NEWS | THE NEW ROCK N ROLL : SONGS FOR CHILDREN PRESENT CLOUD NOTHINGSLIVE NEWS | THE NEW ROCK N ROLL : SONGS FOR CHILDREN PRESENT CLOUD NOTHINGS
After the ‘debacle’ of the recent Guns ‘N’ Roses concert, we believe that it’s time that rock ‘n’ roll return to its roots or at least to a time when it was vital and dangerous. “Back to the Bars” as Todd Rundgren’s 1978 live album was titled.
SINGAPORE MUSIC SPOTLIGHT : CITY65 MUSIC FESTIVAL 2017SINGAPORE MUSIC SPOTLIGHT : CITY65 MUSIC FESTIVAL 2017
Music festivals have become commonplace in Singapore in the last couple of years. Millennials typically support music festivals because it is an excellent opportunity to meet up with friends with good music as a backdrop. The experience is the key takeaway for most festival goers in Singapore.
The hype screams out “The Future of French Rock” and describes La Femme as possessing such edgy music influences as Gene Vincent, The Velvet Underground and Kraftwerk. But what about the music itself?
LIVE NEWS : DEFEATED SANITY – DISPOSAL OF THE WORLD ASIAN TOUR 2017LIVE NEWS : DEFEATED SANITY – DISPOSAL OF THE WORLD ASIAN TOUR 2017
Long live the underground as German death metal band Defeated Sanity will perform in Singapore on 15th March 2017 for the first time ever.
LIVE NEWS | LANEWAY FESTIVAL SINGAPORE 2017 : KING GIZZARD AND THE LIZARD WIZARD ADDED TO THE LINEUP!LIVE NEWS | LANEWAY FESTIVAL SINGAPORE 2017 : KING GIZZARD AND THE LIZARD WIZARD ADDED TO THE LINEUP!
Now, here’s a band that in our humble estimation, epitomises #THENEWROCKNROLL!!! And, King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard will be coming over to Singapore to play at Laneway Festival Singapore 2017!!!!
Local music festival *SCAPE The Invasion is happening on 17 December 2016 (Saturday) at *SCAPE The Ground Theatre, with the lineup including artists like Inch Chua, Sezairi, Disco Hue, and Nathan Hartono.
LIVE NEWS: EDDIE IZZARD FORCE MAJEURE TOUR IN SINGAPORE!LIVE NEWS: EDDIE IZZARD FORCE MAJEURE TOUR IN SINGAPORE!
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.
LIVE NEWS: NO JULIE RUIN FOR LANEWAY FESTIVAL 2017LIVE NEWS: NO JULIE RUIN FOR LANEWAY FESTIVAL 2017
One of the exciting draws for Laneway Festival 2017 was the inclusion of The Julie Ruin (featuring Riot Grrl legend Kathleen Hanna) in the lineup. Sadly, that’s not going to happen.