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Axwell to Perform at 808 Festival Thailand

808 Festival is a valid excuse for a year-end trip to Bangkok this December. This two-day event taking place on the 9th and 10th of December at Oasis Arena @ Show DC is going to house some of the most pristine acts ever performed in the region. New acts announced…

A Picture Book of Clockenflap 2017

Are you still moaning over the fact that you have missed Clockenflap 2017 and longing to check out Clockenflap 2018 no matter what it takes? Well, on wrapping up Clockenflap 2017, the organiser – Magnetic Asia – has announced its Fan Fare prices (available only for the next two weeks)…

Spectrum Music Festival Comes To Johor Bahru

Are you ready for some extraordinary sights and sounds in Johor Bahru? Praise be! Things are snowballing to real excitement as we are just two days away from Spectrum, a rare and unique urban music festival at The Vibe down south of Malaysia in the city of Johor Bahru. This…

Cyberjaya Music Festival Heavy On The Indie

We are so excited to announce Konserku‘s very first concert in Malaysia – the Cyberjaya Music Festival – slated to take place at Cyberjaya on the 25 November. Konserku has been actively promoting concerts in Indonesia through crowdfunding and has made its first move to organise a festival event at…

Future Theory Festival Returns to Mumbai City

The ultimate experience that anyone audience to Future Theory can tell you after the event last year is kind of a nostalgic reflection of the spirit of Mumbai City. It is slated to take place at various venues on 18-19 November 2017. Announcing its newest City Sessions series, Future Theory…

Clockenflap: A Show You Never Want to Forget

Editor’s Pick for Hong Kong’s largest music and art festival – Clockenflap Whenever you think is the best time to visit Hong Kong, whether it’s during spring, summer or Christmas, think again. If you have just joined the indie fan club, you are in for the biggest part of the…

808 Festival Returns to Thailand

EDM is here to stay in 2017 as there’s another electronic music festival taking place in the last month of the year at Bangkok’s Oasis Arena. Back for the fifth year, 808 Festival never fails to garner a reputation as some of the most famous line-ups across the dance menu….

Music Matters Focus on Data, Content & Streaming

All That Matters returned to Ritz-Carlton hotel after a stint at the Marina Bay Sands complex last year in the lion city, Singapore. Held 9-13th September, the 5-day music festival and 3-day conference under the All That Matters brand held its 12th edition of Music Matters, Asia’s prime music conference,…

Our Top 7 Favourites at Music Matters LIVE

Music Matters LIVE has once again lifted the hearts of everyone with one of their best line-up to date! With over a decade of curations, the Branded team has definitely left us all asking for more. 40 bands from 12 countries have made their mark at some of Singapore’s liveliest…

Budweiser STORM Festival China Goes Abroad in 2017

Eric Zho, founder and CEO of A2LiVE, the producer and promoter of Budweiser STORM, has announced its 2017 touring plans in its annual press conference held in Shanghai yesterday. Alongside the announcement that the festival will be expanding to other cities such as Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Nanjing, Hangzhou, Changsha and Xiamen,…

TREC and DBKL to Host World Youth Jazz Festival

The WOLRD YOUTH JAZZ FESTIVAL, in its 6th edition, is slated to take place from 5 – 7 May at TREC KL. TREC KL will be hosting the festival for the first time and has recently released its final line-up of artistes including DBKL’s nine-piece orchestra Summons Syndicate, Lee Pei…

Moogfest Converges Music, Art and Technology

Moogfest, the synthesis of music, art and technology, has unveiled the full schedule for the expansive four-day festival. Happening from 18-21 May, the event explores the future of technology, art, and music, the festival which will include more than 300 musical performances, daytime workshops, conversations, masterclasses, film screenings, live scores,…

DBS and SingTel To Sponsor Ultra Singapore 2017

Ultra Singapore, the largest electronic dance music (EDM) festival in Singapore, has announced partnerships with SingTel and DBS Bank. Although details of the deal have yet to be disclosed, it would come as no surprise how sponsorship towards a hype and cool brand such as Ultra is going to boost…

Editor’s Pick: Asian Artists Showcase SXSW 2017

SXSW has released its Music Bloggers Guide to SXSW 2017 exploring over 100+ exciting up-and-coming SXSW Showcasing Artists. On news closer to home, MNA has decided to filter this selection to artists from Asia and explores reasons why their music deserves to be on this Bloggers Guide. Korean Music at…

Editor’s Pick: 5 Things You Must See at Sonar, Hong Kong (2/2)

Click here to return to the first page Heavily focused on tech, Sonar will be providing a platform not only for research centres but also tech companies, creative studios and labs around the world to showcase new products, prototypes, apps, tools and devices to interactive installations, musical instruments in ‘Expo’, Sónar+D,…

Editor’s Pick: 5 Things You Must See at Sonar, Hong Kong

In about two weeks, Hong Kong will see its first ever electronic music festival, conference, installations event organised by Magnetic Asia, the Hong Kong-based. One of Hong Kong’s most vital electronic artists, Choi Sai-ho will be performing at Magnetic Asia’s very first electronic music festival, Sonar. Already with a vast…

Asia-Focus Panel at SXSW

SXSW, one of the largest music, film and art festivals in the world covering half of the city of Austin for over a week, is going to see a lot more outreach covering discussions around globalisation involving some of the largest and economically affecting countries in Asia. Demystifying Asia’s Music…

How did VH1 Supersonic Attract Sponsorship This Year?

India’s EDM Festival Sees Increase in Sponsorship Revenue by 200% VH1 Supersonic, a Viacom enterprise and one of India’s hottest EDM fest, has broadened its horizon booking artists from other genres, aside EDM, including hip hop stars Macklemore and Zedd. This year alone, the line-up is a mix-genre that features…

A Portrait of Laneway Festival Singapore 2017

Chet Faker appeared at Laneway Festival Singapore yesterday under his real name Nick Murphy officially performing at one of the most popular and influential lifestyle music festival in Singapore. Despite the relentless downpour that plague the festival grounds, the audience at the main festival ground at the Meadow situated within…

Gig Life Asia Releases Wonderfruit Festival Packages

Start your year by attending one of Asia’s most prominent music festivals via Gig Life Asia. Gig Life Asia, an events curator specialising in festivals, recently announced Wonderfruit’s new discounted travel packages for Wonderfruit, one of Thailand’s most newest and yet most sought-after and eco-friendly music festivals. With all-in packages…

VietJet Celebrates 5th Anniversary With Music Festival

VietJet announced its fifth year anniversary with a music festival featuring all time legendary band Michael Learns to Rock and Kpop group Wonder Girls performing at Sky Connection. Organised by the airline themselves, the festival debut will be held at Quan Khu 7 Stadium, Ho Chi Minh City on 21…