Music

Promoters of pop concerts, other events may ditch Malaysia as hard-line Islam gets a grip

Promoters of pop concerts, other...

September 29

KUALA LUMPUR — Organisers of pop concerts and some other big events are increasingly wary of including Malaysia on their itineraries, as the cancellation of a beer festival due...

Get ready to mosh to MICappella

Get ready to mosh to MICappella

September 22

SINGAPORE – On paper, local vocal group MICappella may seem like your typical a cappella group, in that its six members – Peter Huang, Calin Wong, Juni Goh, Eugene Yip, Tay...

Old rockers never die: Ringo releases 19th album

Old rockers never die: Ringo releases...

September 15

LONDON — Former Beatles drummer Ringo Starr has very little left to prove. Yet at 77, he's about to release his 19th solo album, filled with nostalgia about a glorious past that...

On the road with Peter Cetera

On the road with Peter Cetera

September 02

SINGAPORE — You may have sang along to records or seen the music videos, but it is nothing compared to being at a Peter Cetera concert. At least, that’s what the singer feels.

Backstreet's back for another gig — this time at the National Stadium

Backstreet's back for another gig —...

September 01

SINGAPORE – Popular boy band Backstreet Boys (BSB) will be making a return to our shores on October 21, when they will take the stage at the National Stadium.

Foo Fighters follow ‘Adele’ blueprint on return

Foo Fighters follow ‘Adele’ blueprint...

August 22

MUKUHARI (Japan) — Grunge veterans the Foo Fighters are channelling their inner Rick Astley with a bold new record the American rockers describe as their “weirdest” yet.