Bedroom pop musician Eliza Marie to release cassettes with the GSS this year—read our interview here

Now's the time to listen to bedroom musician Eliza Marie. Her infectious brand of lo-fi will go places, no doubt. Currently a psych undergrad, this 20-year-old talent based in the Philippines is creating some of the most promising tunes we've heard this year. Similar in style to artists like Beauty Queen and killuv, Eliza released … Continue reading Bedroom pop musician Eliza Marie to release cassettes with the GSS this year—read our interview here

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

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

Listen to joe-chu’s ethereal new song, “Astro Soul”

Having just moved to Australia from the Philippines, the enigmatic producer/guitarist joe-chu has barely adjusted, and yet here we are with a brand new single, planned as part of a future body of work. The song, "Astro Soul," features the musician finding their place in the world, with Josh Ebrada of Mrs. Fin contributing vocals … Continue reading Listen to joe-chu’s ethereal new song, “Astro Soul”

Manila-based musician .wendil drops first single this Thursday—read our exclusive interview

(photo by Nyx Veloso) .wendil is the musical project of Manila-based artist Mika Manikan. When she isn't painting, illustrating, or acting, she creates music out of the melodies in her head, formed out of experiences she's been through, both physically and emotionally. If the name sounds familiar, you probably remember her from the last Cassette … Continue reading Manila-based musician .wendil drops first single this Thursday—read our exclusive interview