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Local quartet Four Quarters show they have guts with album ‘Shallow Gore’
Paramore singer Hayley Williams’ solo debut album ‘Petals For Armour’ is the start of something strong
American songwriter More Than Matter talks about sacrifice and making it as a solo artist

The 24-year-old, also known as Nik Diamondidis, quit his job to move to New York City and pursue music full-time.

11 May 2020 - 1:12PM

The 24-year-old, also known as Nik Diamondidis, quit his job to move to New York City and pursue music full-time.

American songwriter More Than Matter talks about sacrifice and making it as a solo artist
‘Sawayama’ album review: Japanese art-pop princess Rina Sawayama is often infectious but overwhelming at times
‘Seen / Unseen’ album Review: Local shoegaze trio Vanish will sweep you up in melodic, magical soundscapes
Mxmtoon continues her impressive musical journey with new EP 'Dawn'
American indie rock band Day Wave’s third EP 'Crush' packs new weapons
Music is all about the mindset, says British singer-songwriter Lapsley

Womxn singer Lapsley talks about finding new ways to be creative, and trusting in what time brings

4 May 2020 - 2:48PM

Womxn singer Lapsley talks about finding new ways to be creative, and trusting in what time brings

Music is all about the mindset, says British singer-songwriter Lapsley
NCT Dream’s 'Reload' album review: Ridin’ back to K-pop basics for boyband subunit

Songs such as Quiet Down and Puzzle Piece show willingness to experiment with different sounds.

4 May 2020 - 11:19AM

Songs such as Quiet Down and Puzzle Piece show willingness to experiment with different sounds.

NCT Dream’s 'Reload' album review: Ridin’ back to K-pop basics for boyband subunit
K-pop band (G)I-DLE's new EP 'I Trust' is their most confident piece of work yet
Chinese-English rapper GZ Tian speaks about Asian discrimination during Covid-19

The 19 year-old says he's "disappointed" in how few Asian artists are speaking out against online abuse during the coronavirus pandemic.

27 Apr 2020 - 4:29PM

The 19 year-old says he's "disappointed" in how few Asian artists are speaking out against online abuse during the coronavirus pandemic.

Chinese-English rapper GZ Tian speaks about Asian discrimination during Covid-19
Laura Marling’s newest release features some of the singer’s best work
GOT7’s ‘Dye’ album review: ‘Not By The Moon’ is breakout song of K-pop boy band’s latest EP

Popstars Jackson, Mark, JB, Jinyoung, Youngjae, BamBam and Yugyeom add another hit to their amazing discography.

24 Apr 2020 - 11:03AM

Popstars Jackson, Mark, JB, Jinyoung, Youngjae, BamBam and Yugyeom add another hit to their amazing discography.

GOT7’s ‘Dye’ album review: ‘Not By The Moon’ is breakout song of K-pop boy band’s latest EP
Hong Kong soul-funk band Indigo Town talks about new releases and the city’s live music scene

The band has dropped two new singles for loyal fans and new listeners. They said they’re excited to return to live shows after Covid-19.

20 Apr 2020 - 4:14PM

The band has dropped two new singles for loyal fans and new listeners. They said they’re excited to return to live shows after Covid-19.

Hong Kong soul-funk band Indigo Town talks about new releases and the city’s live music scene
British singer Lapsley's second full-length record is a journey through soul-pop

The artist showcases her lyrical prowess on this ambient album.

23 Apr 2020 - 10:28AM

The artist showcases her lyrical prowess on this ambient album.

British singer Lapsley's second full-length record is a journey through soul-pop
5 Seconds of Summer 'Calm' review: a near-faultless pop record

The Aussie group proves they have room to grow on their fourth release.

15 Apr 2020 - 5:51PM

The Aussie group proves they have room to grow on their fourth release.

5 Seconds of Summer 'Calm' review: a near-faultless pop record
Former Wanna One member Kang Daniel plays it safe on new release

The K-pop singer made a splash last year with his debut EP, but his follow up doesn't shake things up.

23 Apr 2020 - 10:30AM

The K-pop singer made a splash last year with his debut EP, but his follow up doesn't shake things up.

Former Wanna One member Kang Daniel plays it safe on new release
Wanna One K-pop singer Ong Seong-Wu mixes things up with debut mini album

'Layers' shows the true talent of the 24-year-old star and reveals more of itself with each listen.

23 Apr 2020 - 10:31AM

'Layers' shows the true talent of the 24-year-old star and reveals more of itself with each listen.

Wanna One K-pop singer Ong Seong-Wu mixes things up with debut mini album
YouTube paves way for British singer-songwriter Mary Spender to find her audience

With more than 266,000 subscribers and 20 million hits, the independent musician says the site has made her self-reliant.

6 Apr 2020 - 7:00PM

With more than 266,000 subscribers and 20 million hits, the independent musician says the site has made her self-reliant.

YouTube paves way for British singer-songwriter Mary Spender to find her audience
British singer Anna Calvi talks touring and writing music for 'Peaky Blinders'

Having recently released new demos of her 2018 album 'Hunter', the songwriter has been named Ambassador for Independent Venue Week 2020

9 Mar 2020 - 4:52PM

Having recently released new demos of her 2018 album 'Hunter', the songwriter has been named Ambassador for Independent Venue Week 2020

British singer Anna Calvi talks touring and writing music for 'Peaky Blinders'
Chance Emerson’s ‘The Raspberry Men’ album review: Indie singer-songwriter’s enthralling debut

Indie-folkster showcases lyrical skills in beautiful single ‘How Can I’ and other easy-listening tracks.

4 Mar 2020 - 5:47PM

Indie-folkster showcases lyrical skills in beautiful single ‘How Can I’ and other easy-listening tracks.

Chance Emerson’s ‘The Raspberry Men’ album review: Indie singer-songwriter’s enthralling debut
Justin Bieber’s ‘Changes’ album review: No ‘Yummy’ changes to pop idol’s style

In first album since marriage to Hailey Baldwin, the Canadian singer-songwriter plays it safe.

23 Apr 2020 - 10:32AM

In first album since marriage to Hailey Baldwin, the Canadian singer-songwriter plays it safe.

Justin Bieber’s ‘Changes’ album review: No ‘Yummy’ changes to pop idol’s style
'The Slow Rush' album review: Tame Impala gets into the groove

The follow up to 2015's 'Current' is a solid release worth listening to.

23 Apr 2020 - 10:38AM

The follow up to 2015's 'Current' is a solid release worth listening to.

'The Slow Rush' album review: Tame Impala gets into the groove
Hong Kong bands TYNT and Thud on the need for live music during coronavirus uncertainty

While many acts have cancelled gigs, we speak to two bands who feel people need music now more than ever.

3 Mar 2020 - 4:30PM

While many acts have cancelled gigs, we speak to two bands who feel people need music now more than ever.

Hong Kong bands TYNT and Thud on the need for live music during coronavirus uncertainty
[Review] BTS’ 'Map of the Soul: 7' doesn't live up to previous releases

While the K-pop giants deliver some excellent tracks, the album isn't as consistent as 2019's 'Persona'

23 Apr 2020 - 10:41AM

While the K-pop giants deliver some excellent tracks, the album isn't as consistent as 2019's 'Persona'

[Review] BTS’ 'Map of the Soul: 7' doesn't live up to previous releases
‘Walls’ album review: Louis Tomlinson’s first solo record is a mixed bag

While the first album from the former One Direction star shows promise, it sounds like he's still trying to find his identity.

23 Apr 2020 - 10:40AM

While the first album from the former One Direction star shows promise, it sounds like he's still trying to find his identity.

‘Walls’ album review: Louis Tomlinson’s first solo record is a mixed bag
'All About Luv' review: K-pop band Monsta X makes us love them more

Their first English album showcases their group and individual talents.

23 Apr 2020 - 10:42AM

Their first English album showcases their group and individual talents.

'All About Luv' review: K-pop band Monsta X makes us love them more
Dresden Wolves talk about their new EP and what motivates them to work hard

Mexican rockers headed to Hong Kong are inspired by the success and drive of fellow musicians they meet touring

24 Feb 2020 - 3:29PM

Mexican rockers headed to Hong Kong are inspired by the success and drive of fellow musicians they meet touring

Dresden Wolves talk about their new EP and what motivates them to work hard
iKon's 'I Decide' album review: Disappointing 3rd EP from K-pop boy group

The former 'Team B' from reality survival programme 'WIN: Who is Next' delivers lacklustre songs in mini-album.

23 Apr 2020 - 10:49AM

The former 'Team B' from reality survival programme 'WIN: Who is Next' delivers lacklustre songs in mini-album.

iKon's 'I Decide' album review: Disappointing 3rd EP from K-pop boy group
GFriend's 'Labyrinth' album review: K-pop girl group does it all

In eighth EP, Sowon, Erin, Eunha, Yuju, SinB and Umji try out different styles and rhythms.

23 Apr 2020 - 10:51AM

In eighth EP, Sowon, Erin, Eunha, Yuju, SinB and Umji try out different styles and rhythms.

GFriend's 'Labyrinth' album review: K-pop girl group does it all