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What Has China Got to Do with Electronic Music?

EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: China to embrace A2LiVE Programming with Open Hands Transitioning from one of the world’s biggest metropolitan cities to another – from New York to Shanghai – Eric Reithler-Barros is moving on track after his last stint at SFX Entertainment to lead one of China’s booming electronic music conglomerate…

Daito Manabe On Creativity As A Digital Artist

Calling Daito Manabe a DJ may just be one of the most modest things we could ever describe a digital artists. Hailed as the world’s most renowned contemporary digital artists of our time, Daito Manabe’s recent performance with nosaj thing at Sónar in Hong Kong has not only captured the…

Fat Boys: The Undying Rock Scene in Malaysia

Pictured above (L-R): Aziz, Zahid, David and Hamka. MNA interviews CEO of Rock The World The rock scene has always been an underground affair for Malaysian fans. Over the years, festival goers have also been a selective few who grew up with the ever growing punk culture, which has been…

How To Market Your Content on Social Media with Jennie Sager

Jennie Sager, Director of Music Entertainment at Twitter, has recently attended the Mumbrella Entertainment Marketing Summit in Sydney, Australia. She shares her views on how artists could maximise their efforts through the powerful resources of social media and in this case Twitter, the world’s most active site for opinions and trends…

MNA Interviews Alex Goatcher of Know What’s Loved (KWL)

What do you need to know about data analytics that transforms data into intelligence for artists, management, record labels, promoters, digital service providers and advertisers? Alex Goatcher, CEO and Founder of Know What’s Loved (KWL) shares with MNA how their company enables the music industry to target and connect with…

Singapore Music Producer Attends Mu:con

Syed Muhammad Alaydrus, also known as Don M, is not your regular 31 years old. He founded The Foundation [Found A Talent In Our Nerves] together with his co-founder Md Khairil Anuar and Md Khairil Hasbi just over a decade ago and have since, released 5 albums and published over…

The Cashless World in Music Entertainment

With its recent merger with Sandpiper Asia, GoGorilla’s founder James Kane new found role is anything but mundane. Since the start of the partnership, they have merged GoGorilla’s RFID tech solution with that of Sandpiper’s to provide cashless payment solutions to entertainment events including ULTRA, MediaCorp, Rainforest World Music Festival,…

IMS Series: Jason Swamy, Wonderfruit Festival Thailand

As part of the International Music Summit Asia Pacific conference that will be taking place 28-29 September 2016 in Shanghai, MNA’s Executive Series managed to speak to some of the region’s most prolific doers from the music scene. Introducing MNA’s very first season interview, Jason Swamy, Promoter for one of…

An Interview: Text Analysis for the Future of Music

Nick Szabo is no ordinary tech guy. As Chief Operating Officer at Swizzle Labs, he plays a significant role in the expansion of the company in Asia Pacific. With Swizzle, his expertise in revolutionising the new media space resulted in the receiving of the Innovation Award presented by St Louis…