This Local Experimental Band is the Future of the Malaysian Music Industry

The highly-anticipated Good Vibes Festival (GVF) 2018 is happening this 21st to 22nd July, and we’re more than pumped to see what’s probably one of the festival’s best line-ups yet!

Performing at GVF alongside international headliners, Lorde, SZA, Alt-J, and The Neighbourhood, is none other than local experimental act, Pastel Lite. Continue reading This Local Experimental Band is the Future of the Malaysian Music Industry

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“Korean Vevo” Launched by BTS’ Label and Other Major K-Pop Companies

Seven of the biggest South Korean entertainment companies attended a signing ceremony on Thursday (July 19) to establish what is being called the Korean VEVO — a global platform company called Music and Creative Partners Asia Ltd. (MCPA). Continue reading “Korean Vevo” Launched by BTS’ Label and Other Major K-Pop Companies

The Stories Behind 3 of Ireland’s Unlikeliest Music Venues

Ireland is home to countless brilliant, unique music venues. Bars, theatres, stadiums and fields that have served as the backdrop to some of the country’s most memorable gigs.

But what about non-traditional music venues? Where do you go if you want a truly one-off experience? Continue reading The Stories Behind 3 of Ireland’s Unlikeliest Music Venues

Universal Music Group Expands Into Nigeria With New HQ

Universal Music Group is significantly expanding in Western Africa, launching a new office under the Universal Music Nigeria brand in Lagos.

Universal Music Nigeria will be led by Ezegozie Eze Jr., who has been appointed as General Manager of the UMG subsidiary.

Eze and his team will support artists from Nigeria, Ghana, and Gambia throughout the continent and beyond. Read More MusicBusinessWorldwide.

A New Wave Of Artists, Activists And Entrepreneurs Are Trying To Improve Somalia’s Capital City

The surprising sounds of a late evening in Mogadishu: surf on the beach, laughs of revellers, clinking of cups and glasses, oaths of harassed waiters and the soft melodies of the oud of Aweys Kabanle. Continue reading A New Wave Of Artists, Activists And Entrepreneurs Are Trying To Improve Somalia’s Capital City

K-Pop Fever to Grip Burj Khalifa

The year 2018 seems to be an year of achievements for K-Pop as Korean group EXO is once again set to create history with its first-ever light show at the world’s tallest building, Burj Khalifa in Dubai. Continue reading K-Pop Fever to Grip Burj Khalifa