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Nightwish: Endless Forms Most Beautiful World Tour 2015 – 2016

Nightwish Endless Forms Most Beautiful World Tour 2015 - 2016 Publicity Photo

Nightwish is a symphonic power metal band from Kitee, Finland. The band was formed in 1996 by lead songwriter and keyboardist Tuomas Holopainen, guitarist Emppu Vuorinen, and lead singer Tarja Turunen. The band soon picked up drummer Jukka Nevalainen, and then bassist Sami Vänskä after the release of its debut album, Angels Fall First (1997). In 2002, Vänskä was replaced …

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Meeting Alice Nine

Alice Nine Singapore 2014

A band that needs no introduction with 10 years in the Japanese Music Industry, Alice Nine started out as a Visual Kei group and has matured over the years together with their music. In town as part of the Alice Nine TOUR 2014 [Supernova Symphonia], Elliott Danker & Kenneth Wong met band members Shou, Hiroto, Tora, Saga and Nao to …

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Interview with The Summer State

Formed in 2011 with a goal to write songs that encourages having a positive mindset, local band The Summer State has definitely come a long way since then. Starting out as a band made out of friends, who would have thought they would get hand picked by the front man of Electrico, Dave Tan and even opening for international acts …

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Maroon 5 Live In Singapore

Back once again in Singapore is American band, Maroon 5 which was here to perform in support of their latest album Hands All Over. And with thanks to Universal Music Singapore, POPCulture Online presents you the scoop from the concert. Starting out with Misery from their latest album, the band performed in front of a 8000 strong crowd. Performing a mixture …

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Switchfoot Comes To Town : Coming Soon…

American rock band Switchfoot comes to town for a sell out concert at the Rock Auditorum and POPCulture Online will be there to check them out. So do check back here again on the 29th for the full scoope on the band.

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Linkin Park’s Iridescent for Transformers: Dark of the Moon

Having released a little teaser on their website, American rock band Linkin Park have given fans the first bit of concrete evidence that the rumors of their song Iridescent from the recent A Thousand Suns is set to become the song for the next Transformers movie, Transformers: Dark of the Moon. If you click on the little moon on the …

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New UVERworld Single CORE PRIDE announced

Japanese band UVERworld has announced on their official website that they will be releasing a new single come this may. This will be their 19th single and will be titled CORE PRIDE. The release date has been revealed to be the 11th of May but no further details has been revealed yet. But the announcement on UVERworld's official website also …

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Sennett Estate @ The Esplanade

To round up the weekend's "Songs We Love, Tunes You'd Sing To" over at the Esplanade's Outdoor Theater was local band, Sennett Estate.   The five member band believes that music sounds different when it is played life and somehow without knowing it, you will be drawn to become part of the audience. And that is how they like it, …

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Syltra Lee Trio @ The Esplanade

To kick off the weekend's "Songs We Love, Tunes You'd Sing" program at the Esplanade's Outdoor Theatre is the band Syltra Lee Trio.    The band consists of Singapore Idol Finalist, Syltra Lee on vocals and guitar, The Music Lab's Alvin Tan on drums and long time stalwart of the local music & club scene, Bani on bass.       …

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J-Obession 2011 @ The Cathay

Held over the 18th & 19th March weekend, J-Obession returns again this year at The Cathay with a full line up of popular Japanese culture showcase. From local bands playing favorite Japanese songs from famous bands and popular anime to an even bigger cosplay competition turn out compared to last year, POPCulture Online was down to check out all these …

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Maroon 5 returns to perform in Singapore

  Maroon 5 is back to perform in Singapore on April 25th this year in support of their Hands All Over album. The band will be performing at the Singapore Indoor Stadium as their second stop of their Asia tour as they are set to play the world with Hands All Over. Based in Los Angeles, the band has sold …

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