MAGIC BUS! TRAVELING BY COACH TO URBANSCAPES, BEING ENTERTAINED BY #SGINDIE ON THE WAY

I must confess that when I first heard about Bandwagon‘s intention to feature bands in the bus on the way to Urbanscapes, I was skeptical. But after the actual experience, I must admit that they pulled it off, despite my reservations. The road trip itself had quite a few unnecessary Continue Reading

RETHINK AIDS: LET THE MUSIC DO THE TALKING

Always a boon when given the opportunity to catch Singapore rockers in their element. AND when a good cause is the rationale behind the music event then it is time to pause and consider exactly what that cause is. For the organizers, it’s simple and clear. Through our event, we Continue Reading

CREATE A PLAYLIST OF YOUR FAVOURITE 12 TRACKS OF 2014 AT SPOTIFY AND WIN A PREMIUM ACCOUNT!

The kind folks at Spotify Singapore have provided POWER OF POP with our very own branded Spotify account which you can access at http://open.spotify.com/user/powerofpopsg. To celebrate this, we are giving away premium accounts – courtesy of Spotify Singapore – to the 3 best playlists of your favourite tracks from this year! Continue Reading

ANIMAL DAY @ 313 (2014)

Animal Day @ 313 is back! Come support the 10 animal welfare groups that will be supported through performances by 7 bands! Dates: 18th & 19th October 2014 Venue: Discovery Walk (313@somerset, L1) Time: 12pm-7pm In support of: ACRES: Animal Concerns Research and Education Society (Singapore) Action for Singapore Dogs Continue Reading

#sgindie

As we head into the 50th anniversary of Singapore’s independence, it does seem that our beloved local indie music scene is slowly gaining increasing general appreciation and acceptance. Last night’s Originals Sing @ Artistry featured two young bands that caught my ear at last year’s Baybeats auditions. It was exciting Continue Reading

IGNITE MUSIC FESTIVAL 2014

What did Nikita Wong think of the 2nd day of the Ignite Music Festival 2014? Let’s find out? Beaming coloured lights, cascading guitar licks and mellifluous vocals attracted the crowd at 5.30pm. The crowd was swaying in the breeze as they crooned away with the band. Concert goers were clad Continue Reading

LATE NITE: SYNAPSES BY PLEASANTRY

Pleasantry is back with a new album – Synapses – and the band will launch the LP on 22nd August at The Esplanade Recital Studio for the Late Nite @ Esplanade series. Tickets are priced at $25 and are available from the Esplanade Box office and SISTIC. Watch the official Continue Reading