Rizal-based electro-shoegaze band GYHT to release new EP this September 27—read our interview here

This September 27, Rizal-based electro-shoegaze band GYHT are set to release a new EP, Life Is a Simulation, serving as the highly anticipated follow-up to 2018’s Maybe in Another Universe I Deserve You. (Poster by Neil Pagulayan) Accompanied by a launch party in Mow’s, courtesy of local production outfit Furiosa, the new EP will be … Continue reading Rizal-based electro-shoegaze band GYHT to release new EP this September 27—read our interview here

Listen: Electronic musician Brandon Cueto premieres non-traditionally confessional song

Artists are often thought as purveyors of all-out expression—there are those, though, who aren't comfortable with the concept and instead rely on snapshots, whilst delivering a similar end goal. One such musician is Manila-based producer Brandon Cueto. On his brand new single entitled "I Just Wanna Say I'm Not Okay but Can't Do It Like … Continue reading Listen: Electronic musician Brandon Cueto premieres non-traditionally confessional song

savedhistory shares their five influential albums

Set to release sometime this year the follow-up to 2018's gloriously eclectic indie pop EP, las drogas son (no) buenas para ti, savedhistory (aka Nads) has been teasing fans with snippets of what's to come over the past few months. If there's one thing for certain, it's this talented, ever-shifting musician acquires influences from various … Continue reading savedhistory shares their five influential albums

A chat with Manila-based emo-prog musician Empty the Ocean

(photo by Kiko Nuñez) Empty the Ocean is the emo-prog solo effort of Filipino singer and multi-instrumentalist Gino Tambuatco. With this project, his main goal is to make sense of his feelings and translate that to people, in hopes of making them feel less alone. When he's not working on his solo project, his other … Continue reading A chat with Manila-based emo-prog musician Empty the Ocean

Brazil-based Linearwave rebels through anonymity and escape

Linearwave is the alias of a certain downtempo producer from São Paulo, Brazil. They prefer to keep their identity a secret, putting focus instead on the music. Despite coming from a different background—classical composition—lo-fi hip hop is something the artist loves. Where Linearwave lives, the environment tends to be restricting. Once somebody is defined a … Continue reading Brazil-based Linearwave rebels through anonymity and escape