Sehun and Chanyeol, a.k.a. EXO-SC, have made their comeback this summer with their full length album, “10억뷰 (1 Billion Views)”. The album was released on July 13th, almost a year after their debut with “What A Life” on July 22nd last year.
Remembering Didi Kempot
This week, we lost Didi Kempot, an important figure in Indonesian music. He was an important figure not only because of the time he spent working in music but also on the cultural and personal impact he had on Indonesians, particularly on Javanese people.
630Recs’ Strshow: A Starry Celebration of The Local Hardcore Scene
In regards to today’s National Music Day (Hari Musik Nasional), it’s only appropriate that I talk about my experience witnessing local hardcore talents at 630Recs’ Starshow through this article.
International Women of Choice: A Playlist
Female dominance in a playlist curated by our editor-in-chief.
Sound Check, vol. 13 with Fuzzy, I
Band neo-punk asal Bandung Fuzzy, I kembali dengan tiga single baru mereka setelah mengalami perubahan gaya musik yang cukup signifikan dan rilisnya EP mereka “Transit” di tahun 2019 lalu. Minggu lalu editor Claudia Siregar mendapatkan kesempatan untuk mewawancarai Fuzzy, I tentang proses kreatif, single baru mereka, evolusi musik, near death experience, dan banyak hal seru lainnya.
Dark Entry, no. 1: Asian Post Punk Archive
Only one more week until our post punk party Unknown Pleasures, vol. 1! Enjoy a variety of post punk tunes from all over Asia right here.
War Flashbacks with The Broto
Tidak hanya dari segi sound dan lirik, The Broto juga nostalgik dalam artian mereka melakukan sesuatu yang dilakukan band-band metal lama lewat Rape The Traitor.
Mac Miller Takes Us In Circles In His Posthumous Album
Pittsburgh-based singer and rapper, Mac Miller, recently released his posthumous album. The album focuses on themes of mental healing and how he moved on from his struggles, coated with different styles of rap and RnB balladry throughout the album.
Sound Check, vol. 12: Denisa
Denisa is an eclectic voice in the Indonesian independent music scene. This could be easily proven by her recent EP release, Crowning—even by the start of her first song, you can already feel the all-encompassing power of her music. Her work is hard to pin down, if you’re still holding to the age-old assumption that music is something that has to be categorized. Denisa has had an eventful 2019, and is a musician to look out for in the next year.
Ngulik, vol. 2: K-Rock Isn’t Just Day6 and CNBLUE
What if we told you Day6 & CNBLUE aren’t the only players in the Korean rock music scene – that K-rock is indeed richer than you can imagine? Ga cuma mereka ngab!