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Firefalldown self-identifies itself as post-hardcore, as well as Christian.
In 2008, members of the three-piece band Firefalldown were in Manila for a whirlwind two-week tour that saw them play at all the usual live music hotspots in town. Jon Blaylock, Andrew Hodgson, and Joel Sablayon flew in from London, where they ...
 
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He previewed the new version of the Disney classic song on Fallon.
You won’t ever have a friend like Robin Williams. That’s just a hard truth. But if anyone is able to potentially step in those shoes (or whatever Genie’s wear) for the live-action remake of Aladdin, it’s Will Smith. On the Tonight Show With ...
 
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These songs are the best gift of all, from Prince to Drake.
All moms want to relate to their kids. They want to understand the world in which their children occupy—what drives them, what influences them, what moves them. And if that something is music, the best you can do is create a playlist ...
 
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One of the most daunting tasks in music criticism.
It's wild that Led Zeppelin's lifespan was only 10 years and eight proper studio albums. Although the band came to an end in 1980 following the death of drummer John Bonham, its music and influence have lasted for half a century (Led ...
 
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Remember "Sa-sa-Saddam?"
Love ‘em or hate ‘em, one thing’s for sure: When it comes to one hit wonders, there’s no denying that you, at least, know them. There have been plenty of lists done about international artists achieving massive popularity with one song and ...
 
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MMI brought Coldplay, Madonna, Maroon 5, and Jennifer Lopez to the country. Who’s next?
Concerts are essentially a way for people to extend their personal connection with their musical heroes. We listen to their music in our bedrooms, in our cars, at restaurants, and clubs, but it’s a different thrill altogether to see and hear the ...
 
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From Joy Division to Mozart.
Moviegoers love to see movies based on true stories, which is part of the reason musical biopics are so popular. The other being, of course, that the musicians who are the subjects of such movies themselves are also incredibly popular. There's something ...
 
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And what are they even doing here?
Remember your college girlfriend’s obsession with the Backstreet Boys? To impress her, you had to have knowledge of the lyrics to “I Want it That Way” and “Quit Playing Games With My Heart,” which was not hard to accomplish, because they were ...
 
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The annual indie music festival was bigger and better this year
This year’s edition of Wanderland Music and Arts festival felt like the culmination of all the others that came before it. The seventh go-around of the country’s biggest indie music festival ran like clockwork, included some pretty neat side features, and, of ...
 
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HBO's Leaving Neverland has put the property back in the news.
Michael Jackson’s infamous Neverland Ranch is back on the market, now at a fraction of its original asking price. The 2,700 acre property, listed for $100 million in 2015, saw its asking price lowered in 2017 to $67 million. After the property remained ...
 
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They go on sale soon!
The wait is almost over. It was announced in November 2018 that Eraserheads' debut album, Ultraelectromagneticpop! was getting remastered by Bernie Grundman (who's worked with Prince and Michael Jackson, to name a few) in celebration of its 25th anniversary. The remastered edition was made available on Spotify and other streaming services. ...
 
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Here's your first listen of "Clover," from the new edit of the film.
Are you still reeling from Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper's passionate performance of the Oscar-winning "Shallow" at the 91st Academy Awards? Are you, like many of us, giving it a bit of a side-eye and wondering, "Are... are they bonin'?" Are you ...
 
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Tim Staffell explains what Bohemian Rhapsody got wrong about how he left Smile.
In the early '60s, two high school friends in London—Tim Staffell and Brian May—formed a five-piece rock band called 1984. Despite the Orwellian band name, Staffell says it was actually a "kind of fun covers band" that got regular gigs around London. ...
 
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He's got a new artist booking app in development, and how better to launch it than a super-luxury party?
As a wise man once said: a good idea is a good idea forever. It's perhaps with that nugget of philosophy in mind that, when he was ambushed by TMZ at LAX airport yesterday, Ja Rule suggested that, actually, doing another Fyre Festival might ...
 
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Artist Gus Albor and CRWN collaborate on a one-of-a-kind art and music event
Museums are typically serene, quiet places that often seem reserved only for the reserved.Not the Ayala Museum earlier this month, when online music platform Bandwagon put together celebrated minimalist artist Gus Albor and beatmaker/producer CRWN in Creative Nights, a special one-night only music ...
 
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We Are Social's data shows that the Philippines has the highest average daily music listening time.
Aside from spending the most amount of time online, Filipinos took the crown in another pastime: listening to music.Whether it’s to keep them productive at work or entertained while traveling, Filipinos have a soundtrack to their lives. And the statistics back it up: ...
 
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A new report raises questions about the Godfather of Soul's 2006 death.
James Brown's friends and family suspect that the Godfather of Soul was murdered, according to a new, three-part report from CNN. At least 13 people close to the late singer say they want an autopsy or a criminal investigation of his death.Among the ...
 
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IV of Spades, Sarah Geronimo and Ben&Ben put a new spin on classics in Spotify's latest campaign
For many of those who grew up on the music of the 90s (Eraserheads, Rivermaya, Razorback) and early 2000s (Sugarfree, Barbie Almalbis, Spongecola), there’s the prevailing notion that OPM (Original Pilipino Music) today just isn’t what it used to be. Some would ...
 
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When you’re in need of some seriously fresh tracks
Reese LansanganThe indie sweetheart came out with “Islands” late last year and while it was a solid effort—a foray into lounge-y electro-pop—I’m partial to this acoustic version. It’s familiar and nostalgic, and contains such intensely catchy lines like “I want to hold ...
 
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With the studio behind Kita Kita.
If you're a fan of Pinoy entertainment, chances are, you fell in love with Kita Kita, the record-breaking film produced by Spring Films. And chances are, you're also a fan of legendary Pinoy band Eraserheads. (Who isn't?) Well, what if those two ...