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

Lo-fi musician killuv wants to take over

19-year-old Alana is just at the beginning of their music journey, and already they’re creating some of the most impressive music we’ve heard. With elements of bedroom pop mixed with R&B, soul, shoegaze, and emo, Alana started the solo project “killuv” in high school, while going through emotional teenage heartbreak. After getting their first guitar … Continue reading Lo-fi musician killuv wants to take over

Noise pop band Washington Drama Club releases debut EP on cassette

Brace your ears for November 24 as Filipino noise pop band Washington Drama Club drops their much-awaited EP, entitled "Yada Yada Yada," at Mow's Bar, Quezon City. The four-track album will be made available in a limited edition cassette format, released by the Genjitsu Stargazing Society. Earlier this year, the band put out the single, … Continue reading Noise pop band Washington Drama Club releases debut EP on cassette