Posts Tagged ‘festival’

MUSICITY SINGAPORE 2014

MUSICITY SINGAPORE 2014

Opening night of Musicity Singapore 2014! Featuring the amazing multi-ethnic quintet, Seyra, and established Poetry Slam-mers, Marc Nair and Jennifer Champion. Includes an insightful panel discussion entitled, “Sonic Architecture”. Panellists: Kelvin Ang (Seng Poh Residents Committee), Christopher Dales (Arup), Hentai Cat (MONSTER CAT) and Marc Nair. Moderator: Cherry Chan, Syndicate SG. **Light buffet meal and drinks kindly provided by Presenting […]


SXSW BREAKOUT ACTS

SXSW BREAKOUT ACTS

The music, tech, and film festival, which ran from March 7-16, has finally come to an end. Here are the “next big thing” musical acts that you’ll be hearing a lot more of in the near future. South By Southwest (SXSW), the annual set of music, interactive, and film festivals in Austin, Texas, has grown into […]


KUALA LUMPUR: THE PARTY DON’T STOP / FESTIVAL EDITION

KUALA LUMPUR: THE PARTY DON'T STOP / FESTIVAL EDITION

Frangipani presents The Party Don’t Stop / FESTIVAL EDITION. Who quits at midnight anyway? If you’re short on tunes, we’ve got plenty to spare. Expect your indie favourites, all night long, the point is to sing-a-long, with indie veterans Bunga (Twilight Actiongirl), Ruud (Deer Society), and Robotron 5000 (DANGERDISKO). Fresh off the decks at FMFA and […]


LONDON: WIRELESS FESTIVAL

LONDON: WIRELESS FESTIVAL

A huge line up announcement for Sunday 6th July in London, and Saturday 5th July in Birmingham! On the bill we have a headline set form global icon Bruno Mars plus very special guests Outkast! We’ll also be welcoming Ellie Goulding, John Newman, Clean Bandit, Salt-n-Pepa and Neon Jungle to the Wireless stage! Don’t miss […]


‘WHIPLASH’ LEADS SUNDANCE WINNERS

'WHIPLASH' LEADS SUNDANCE WINNERS

Damien Chazelle’s “Whiplash,” based on his short of the same name, owned the 2014 Sundance Film Festival awards, netting both the Grand Jury Prize (Dramatic) and the Dramatic Audience Award. The Grand Jury Prize for a documentary went to Tracy Droz Tragos and Andrew Droz Palermo’s “Rich Hill,” while the Documentary Audience Award went to […]


ELECTRONIC BEATS FESTIVAL PRAGUA 2014

ELECTRONIC BEATS FESTIVAL PRAGUA 2014

On March 28th, we return once more to the beautiful and mysterious city of Prague, once again filling the stage of the lovely theater Divadlo Archa with three excellent acts. Headlining the evening will be the trio who swept our 2013 Reader’s Poll: that’s right, it’s Moderat! The Apparat/Modeselektor collaboration clearly featured heavily in your thoughts, so the […]


PHILIPPINES: MALASIMBO MUSIC AND ARTS FESTIVAL 2014

PHILIPPINES: MALASIMBO MUSIC AND ARTS FESTIVAL 2014

The Malasimbo Music and Arts Festival is the first international music and arts festival of its calibre in the Asia-Pacific. It is set amidst the tropical gardens of Puerto Galera, Oriental Mindoro, Philippines; truly one of the world’s most enchanting backdrops for a festival. The festival grounds is situated on the foothills of the majestic […]


FUTURE MUSIC FESTIVAL ASIA

FUTURE MUSIC FESTIVAL ASIA

Warning! We just heard that our 2nd Release Tickets are RAPIDLY decreasing and there’s a limited amount left out there. Share and tag your friends who have not gotten their #FMFA2014 tickets ASAP! Check out THE SOURCE


SINGAPORE: HELP JOCELYN – INDIE FEST FUNDRAISER

SINGAPORE: HELP JOCELYN - INDIE FEST FUNDRAISER

Join us as we come together to raise funds for the family of Jocelyn Suarez, a poet who has been in hospital with Stevens-Johnson Syndrome since November 30th. Expect edgy music, spoken word poetry, curated merchandise and visual art! Check out THE SOURCE


SINGAPORE: IDENTITÉ FT. FAIRCHILD (AUS)

SINGAPORE: IDENTITÉ FT. FAIRCHILD (AUS)

I-den-ti-te aims to bring on different genres of local bands into a gathering experience. Always acting as a platform to escalate new and young talents, going forth, branding music capabilities. A new series of programming will entice freshness and depth in accordance to awareness within the local music scene. Be it, from the roots of […]


HEINEKEN SUNRISE AT ZOUKOUT

HEINEKEN SUNRISE AT ZOUKOUT

At every ZoukOut, we see an increasing display of energy and dedication to the international DJs as partygoers push hard till daybreak and watch the sunrise. Alas, one is not truly able to take in the beautiful sunrise at Siloso Beach, given its terrain and geography. Motivated to enhance the underwhelming sunrise at Siloso Beach, […]


AGLAYA TRAILER

AGLAYA TRAILER

In the hope of a better life the Hungarian-Romanian family of circus artists escapes from the Ceausescu dictatorship in Romania to the West in the early 1980s. Once here though, if they want to stay in the ring they have to come up with something exotic. The mother devises a special act: she hangs by […]


HONG KONG: CLOCKENFLAP 2013

HONG KONG: CLOCKENFLAP 2013

A festival, by definition should have more than 1 stage… well, Clockenflap has 7 this year! The music component of Clockenflap goes from strength to strength – with bigger names, greater regional content and as ever Hong Kong’s finest emerging talent. With the Harbourflap stage offering perhaps the best view in the world, and the […]


‘THE DISAPPEARANCE OF ELEANOR RIGBY: HIM & HER’

‘THE DISAPPEARANCE OF ELEANOR RIGBY: HIM & HER’

Directed by Ned Benson, this sprawling drama is two films in one, each told from the perspective of one half of a couple. Following a terrible tragedy, the marriage of successful restaurant owner Conor (James McAvoy) and adult college student Eleanor (Jessica Chastain) starts to crumble. Then, one day, Eleanor mysteriously disappears. With shades of Gone […]


10TH ANNUAL DECIBEL FESTIVAL: SEPTEMBER 25TH – 29TH, 2013

10TH ANNUAL DECIBEL INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF ELECTRONIC MUSIC PERFORMANCE, VISUAL ART & NEW MEDIA. Looking ahead to our 10 year anniversary program, we have made great strides to bring together our most complete program to date. From past highlights (e.g. Moby, Green Velvet, Speedy J feat. Scott Pagano, Mount Kimbie, Nils Frahm), to Decibel debuts (e.g. […]


BE STREET WEEKND URBAN FESTIVAL RECAP

BE STREET WEEKND URBAN FESTIVAL RECAP

Paris’s La Cite de la Mode et du Design was recently the setting for the inaugural Be Street Weeknd Urban Festival in Paris. With this first edition of the festival, Be Street was able to successfully combine art, music, and fashion into one huge, two-day event. More than 3,000 visitors came to experience the pop-up shop […]


SUPERBEAT MUSIC FESTIVAL

SUPERBEAT MUSIC FESTIVAL

Superbeat came to life with the philosophy of combining local favorites with international headliners to create a truly global night out that has something for everyone. The amazing headliners for this year’s event are no one else but the international sensation and Grammy Award winning PAUL VAN DYK with electronic legend EDDIE HALLIWELL. Check out […]


SINGAPORE: PERSPECTIVES FILM FESTIVAL

SINGAPORE: PERSPECTIVES FILM FESTIVAL

The fifth installment of the annual Perspectives Film Festival: Breakthroughs in Cinema dives into an exciting and daring new theme: sexuality. This year’s line-up takes the audience on a journey of exploration and enlightenment. The six films shed light on the sensitive topic of sexuality and its impact and influence on elemental aspects of human […]


CLOCKENFLAP – MUSIC FESTIVAL

CLOCKENFLAP - MUSIC FESTIVAL

Clockenflap is back! Clockenflap, Hong Kong’s much-loved pioneering music and arts festival, will take place on Saturday-Sunday, 1-2 December 2012, at the West Kowloon Cultural District. Well, every music festival has to have a good line up if anybody is going to want to go, so here it is ! Check out THE SOURCE


BALI: FLICKER FEST 2012

BALI: FLICKER FEST 2012

Sick of Hollywood? You aren’t alone. I’m sick of the city too. Looks like the 2nd of October would be an awesome time to go to Potato Head in Bali. Sun, sand, (skin cancer), and short film screenings courtesy of Flicker Fest International at 9pm. BUT WAIT, THERE’S MORE. It’s free admission too.  Four thumbs […]


SINGAPORE: SHNIT INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

SINGAPORE: SHNIT INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

All the way from Switzerland, shnit (shee-nit) was formed in 2003. That marks her 10th anniversary in 2012. Shnit is about sharing great stories as well as excellency in filmmaking. It is no surprise even, as the festival consistently delivers great stories that never fail to take your breaths away on the first week of October. YOU […]


DEUS EX MACHINA HANDMADE FESTIVAL

DEUS EX MACHINA HANDMADE FESTIVAL

For all of us “dirty fingernailed friends”, here’s something that might actually induce geeky o’s for you. Australian makers of fine custom bikes, Deus Ex Machina, is celebrating everything handmade with, well, Deux Ex Machina Handmade Festival. If your craft involves pressing ctrl+z, this is not for you. Check out THE SOURCE. DEUS HANDMADE FESTIVAL […]


JAKARTA: JAKARTA CULINARY FESTIVAL

JAKARTA: JAKARTA CULINARY FESTIVAL

Jakarta Culinary Festival is aimed to introduce a new gourmet experience to food lovers in Jakarta; arouse excitement around the growing culinary industry; provide exciting value added benefits to all food lovers in the city; promote quality F&B products currently available in Jakarta from trusted suppliers; and unite the people of Jakarta through the topic […]


VENICE FILM FESTIVAL’S 10 MOST ANTICIPATED FILMS

VENICE FILM FESTIVAL’S 10 MOST ANTICIPATED FILMS

Superhero movies be damned, festival season is underway. Indeed, by the time you read this, this writer will be winging his way to (hopefully) sunny Italy to spend ten days or so resolutely avoiding getting anything like a tan at the 69th Venice Film Festival. The first under the new leadership of Alberto Barbera, it’s lived up […]