Singapore's dream pop trio Sobs have released their debut album Telltale Signs, and it's the perfect antidote to an existential life. Playfully gazey and bittersweet, escapism has never sounded so good.... Read More >
#throwback to the insanest jazz-punk-fusion band I’ve ever seen, Midori from Osaka (no association to the terrible green liquor). I never really thought jazz piano and an acoustic double bass had any part to play in punk music, but Midori blew my mi... Read More >
Great pop music, once argued musician and journalist Bob Stanley, comes from “tension, opposition, progress, and fear of progress.” For Sydney’s jangly trio Crane Games, it also comes from being great mates and awesome human beings too.
Forecast is ... Read More >
Listening to Tricot is always a sublime rollercoaster ride between pop approachability and math-rock complexity, but seeing the band in action is simply awe-inspiring.
Thanks to the internets and Space Shower TV, we can catch amazing Tricot’s perfo... Read More >
Mondays usually suck, but this particular Monday, I’m excitedly meeting Shanghai's psychedelic darlings Dream Can where they’re staying at their tour manager’s house. Inside, bass guitarist Can Can and drummer Qi Yu are buzzing around the open living... Read More >
Yogyakarta’s indie rock band Grrrl Gang are the best friends I wish I had when I was in high school. Not simply for their cool charisma, infectious positivity and their catchy-as-hell-but-so-laid-back tunes, but for their lyrical belief that we have ... Read More >
You gotta have some guts to deliver your debut album and call it “The Greatest”. For Bangkok’s indie rock band Yellow Fang, the title is very much deserved.
The Greatest is the 3-piece band’s first studio recording after playing 8 years together. Wr... Read More >
Philippine’s indie band Ourselves the Elves are more than just cute on their single Okay Okay I’m Wrong I’m Sorry.
"Cute" is an easy conclusion to jump to when you hear the feminine vocals and Best Coast pop vibes of Ourselves the Elves. But as sing... Read More >