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Editor’s Headphone Review 2018

For those of you who love playing music on the go and uncompromising on how it’s going to sound, we hear you at Music News Asia. While we kept getting the same question everytime we talk about our favourite music, we think it’s best to answer, once and for all…

Tech Feature: Must-Have Gadgets For 2018

The new year is here, which can only mean one thing: new gadgets! Cut through the music landfill with our guide to the newest gadgets that define your musical choices of 2018. It may or may not be related to how you would consume better music, but definitely going to…

Laidback Luke’s Guide to Quick Production

The anticipation could be felt in the air in the small room of no more than 30 people, all producers, DJs, and other related people in the music industry. Laidback Luke is sitting already on stage 10 minutes before the start of the workshop working bringing up a template for…

Pedal Review: A Post-Rocker’s Guitar Rig

Shankar Laxminarayan, guitarist of Damn Dirty Apes and Coma, shares with us his standard guitar rig – a Pedaltrain Pro fitted with 11 Pedals. The sci-fi-esque nature of tones used in post/psychedelic rock requires a specific foundation: Distortion – Delay – Phaser The genre becomes relatively monotonous due to the…