Steve Aoki, MAX and Jolin Release Multicultural Anthem “Equal In The Darkness”

Steve Aoki, Max, and Jolin Releases “Equal in the Darkness”

Two-time Grammy nominee Steve Aoki, multi-platinum vocalist MAX, and the “Queen of C-Pop” Jolin collaborate on the song “Equal in the Darkness.” Listen to it here: https://orcd.co/equalinthedarkness The intense vocal delivery of MAX and Jolin, who take turns singing the verses and harmonizing as one on the earworm chorus, adds to Aoki’s electronic backdrop. The words allude to the commonalities that we all share as … Continue reading Steve Aoki, Max, and Jolin Releases “Equal in the Darkness”

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Plastic Butter ‘Plastic Heartbeat’ EP Review

Davao City’s multi-awarded indie electro-rock band, Plastic Butter, is out to conquer the waves. Almost 18 years after their debut, they have released their EP, ‘Plastic Heartbeat’, comprising some of their all-time favorite hits and a few new ones. An eclectic mix of disco, rock, electro, pop, and OPM 70s, 90s, and 2000s music, ‘Plastic Heartbeat’ is sure to give you a lot of chills … Continue reading Plastic Butter ‘Plastic Heartbeat’ EP Review

Briguel 'Baby's Phoney Friend'

Briguel ‘Baby’s Phoney Friend’ EP Review

After garnering millions of streams from their former releases, Briguel, a couple musical artist comes back once again with their new EP entitled, ‘Baby’s Phoney Friend.’ The EP is the soundtrack to the couple’s self-produced film of the same title. Briguel ‘Baby’s Phoney Friend’ EP Review As the title suggests, the ‘Baby’s Phone Friend’ EP is about the love of life, children, and going back … Continue reading Briguel ‘Baby’s Phoney Friend’ EP Review

Joe and The Anchor Releases New Single ‘California’

Joe and The Anchor, an indie-pop band, has returned with the beautiful track ‘California,’ which will transport you to the 1990s. Warm guitars, lively percussion, and sincere vocals unite in the new single to depict the sad knowledge that nothing lasts forever. Listen to the song here. Joe and The Anchor decided to process the events via music after a challenging few months in which … Continue reading Joe and The Anchor Releases New Single ‘California’

‘Kinain ng Social Media’ by Mani Kontador is Musically-Nostalgic and Socially-Relevant

Mani Kontador ‘Kinain ng Social Media’ EP Review As a millennial, I find it delightful when a new artist reminds me of my generation. From grade school until mid-college, I was very much into punk rock and all the other genres it encapsulates (emo punk, post-hardcore, etc.). Mani Kontador offers a punk rock repertoire that reminds me of OPM alternative acts, so they’re a great … Continue reading ‘Kinain ng Social Media’ by Mani Kontador is Musically-Nostalgic and Socially-Relevant

Mezzaluna 'In Situ'

Mezzaluna Launches ‘IN SITU’ Music Video

Beautiful visuals and ethereal sound fuse together for Indonesian singer-songwriter Mezzaluna and her debut single ‘In Situ’ and its music video. The 20-year-old musician was the first Indonesian to be signed to Sony Music’s OFFMUTE label, which is dedicated to promoting and collaborating with local and upcoming artists in Southeast Asia in order to reach new audiences.’ The OFFMUTE label has opened a lot of … Continue reading Mezzaluna Launches ‘IN SITU’ Music Video

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‘Sober Now’ by Saint Rien is an Ethereal Anthem That Brings Tingle to Your Spine

Saint Rien is an Australian-born multi-instrumentalist, singer-songwriter, and producer residing in Nashville, has released a new tune called “Sober Now.” LISTEN TO THE SONG HERE: LINK The Magnetic ‘Sober Now’ After releasing his contemporary track ‘Medusa,’ Saint Rien surprises us with an ethereal and melancholic track. An eclectic mix of Saint Rien’s diverse musical influences, ‘Sober Now’ takes listeners on a funereal trip. The track … Continue reading ‘Sober Now’ by Saint Rien is an Ethereal Anthem That Brings Tingle to Your Spine

Kanojo Wa Kirei Datta / She Was Pretty Review

Kanojo Wa Kirei Datta / She Was Pretty Review

I just finished Kanojo Wa Kirei Datta, or She Was Pretty, the Japanese remake. It’s like I lost another friend after watching it, but I’m thinking of watching it again (and yes, I also rewatched the Korean version). So She was Pretty, which started in Korea, is definitely one of the best dramas ever. While it’s not as overrated as other dramas, it has one … Continue reading Kanojo Wa Kirei Datta / She Was Pretty Review

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Listen to Firesites ‘Oceanpotion’ Before Its Official Release

Firesites, a Newcastle-based alternative electro-pop band, has released a new song and video called ‘oceanpotion’. The song will be released on October 8th, following the success of their debut album, ‘The Sun’! Listen to ‘oceanpotion’ here! Firesites has been helping to revitalize Newcastle’s post-lockdown gig scene, getting back on stages and honing in on some new sounds, since the release of their debut album “The Sun” … Continue reading Listen to Firesites ‘Oceanpotion’ Before Its Official Release

Katherine Aly Confronts Inequality and Prejudice with ‘Pariah’ Single

Katherine Aly, an alternative pop musician, has released a new video and single called ‘Pariah.’ The song celebrates individuals coming together in their hatred of “intolerance.” An empowering statement that calls out individuals who manipulate and discriminate against others without thinking. Katherine, music video director Stuart Breadner, and producer Naz Schmaz collaborated on Pariah’s moving music video. It includes characters of various genders, ethnicities, and … Continue reading Katherine Aly Confronts Inequality and Prejudice with ‘Pariah’ Single