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The Impatient Sisters Release New Album Oct22. Music Press Asia
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Strong Sisterhood: A Foundation of Success

Malaysian trio The Impatient Sisters have just released their latest album ‘7 Years’. Music Press Asia recently interviewed the trio on the topic of sisterhood, creative expression, and what’s it like as artists in this era. Q1: Congratulations on releasing your latest album! We’ve always loved the fact that your last song Rumah emphasizes the family. What will the new…

Yoshi Shimizu NatGeo IOA landscape winner. Music Press Asia
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Nat Geo’s Images Of Asia Competition Name 2022 Winners

If anyone of us could describe how 2022 has been challenging but immensely rewarding, it has to be the winners at Nat Geo’s most recent photography challenge. The Images of Asia (IOA) Competition celebrates two…

Starling Arrow release new song Wild Sweet. Music Press Asia
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US Folk Group Starling Arrow Release New Song

For their upcoming debut album in 2023, Starling Arrow – an American contemporary folk group – has released a new single titled “Wild Sweet”. Starling Arrow was unintentionally created during the pandemic and lockdowns. Due…

Autta ft. ZweednRoll in new rap song. Music Press Asia
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Thai Rapper Auttakorn Of YUPP! Releases New Song

“AUTTA” features “PAT Zweed n’ Roll” in his meaningful song “You said I am” Before being on tour to several music festivals in Thailand, AUTTA or Auttakorn Dechmark, a rapper from YUPP!. has released a…

ASEAN Summit Converges in Phnom Penh

Cambodia, this year’s chair for the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), is hosting the weekend summit in Phnom Penh — the group’s first in-person meeting since the Covid pandemic. In a reportage “As major…

Steinway Launch New Software SPIRIOCAST

Steinway’s Hamburg premiere sees Lang Lang perform the new software LIVE at the Elbphilharmonie. Steinway & Sons has recently launched its revolutionary new software, SPIRIOCAST. Allowing live, remote performances from one Steinway & Sons Spirio…

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Prateek Kuhad to tour India 800450 NovDec 2022. Music Press Asia
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On The Road: Prateek Kuhad LIVE

Prateek is ready to mesmerize his fans with fun-filled musical evenings in Jaipur and Kolkata on November 27 and December 4 respectively. Prateek Kuhad is already on the road. Launching his ‘The Way That Lovers Do’ tour in Mumbai (Oct 29), he is now more…

Asia-Focus

Meet Taipei Startup Festival 2022

Asia’s largest Startup Festival titled “Meet Taipei” returns to Taipei City’s Zhongshan District this year from 17 – 19 November. The festival is themed ‘The New Paths for Disrupters’, this physical and virtual exposition will exhibit over 500 brands –…

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The Impatient Sisters Release New Album Oct22. Music Press Asia
malaysia

Strong Sisterhood: A Foundation of Success

Malaysian trio The Impatient Sisters have just released their latest album ‘7 Years’. Music Press Asia recently interviewed the trio on the topic of sisterhood, creative expression, and what’s it like as artists in this era. Q1: Congratulations on releasing…

Gayageum trio Hey Strings at World Music Fest Taiwan. Music Press Asia
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Gayageum For The Modern Day Audience

On translating a classical instrument for the appreciation of the modern audience, Hey String – a gayageum trio from South Korea – answers Taiwan Beats questions on topics of popularization of a traditional instrument, performing again for the first time…

Where Music Should Be in the Metaverse & Web3

Where should musicians perform in the metaverse? Why should artists consider minting their own NFT today? How will it promote music? Vandal of DAORecords speaks with Monica Tong editor-in-chief of…

Zero State Kid release new EP via Antariksh Records. Music Press Asia

A West Bengal Perspective

Sudip Mukherjee a.k.a Zero State Kid is releasing his latest EP today. In an exclusive interview with Music Press Asia, Zero State Kid shares with us his creative inspiration, how he came to release the…

Vietnamese House Label Goes LIVE

In an interview with Music Press Asia, founder of Stargazing Records Florian Ferruzza shares the works of his debut album, starting his label in Vietnam and collaborating with local talent.…

Thailand: A Unique Point Of View

Thailand is no stranger to pop music. In fact, its strength lies in a mesh that has developed and built the nation’s taste in music. Recently signed to Warner Music…

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Backstreet Boys DNA World Tour

Millennials, take note: Backstreet Boys are bringing their highly anticipated DNA World Tour 2023 to Asia. If you’ve spent much…

A Night For The Children

Ludwig van Beethoven once said that ‘music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy’. While orchestral music provides…

Technology

Music royalties and copyrights. Music Press Asia (1)
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Bridger Now Includes Registration for Collaborative Works

Songwriters can now easily register collaborative musical works and all the rightsholders of a track can start collecting their copyright in just a few minutes. Registering musical works is one of the most complicated administrative duties artists and songwriters have. In an era when a track can easily have up to 10 co-writers, Bridger’s new collaborative works feature removes a…

Hazel Savage Joins Tuned Global Board

Original press release Savage brings 15 years of experience working for music streaming services and building successful music tech businesses Tuned Global’s rapid growth will be enhanced by Savage’s experience with music data analytics and AI Savage joins recently appointed Rick Gleave (SVP EMEA &…

Master Tour To Award Users at Live Production Summit 2023

Tour management software pioneers, Master Tour, will host the first-ever Master Tour Awards, with winners to be announced during the 2023 Live Production Summit on Friday, January 20. The conference will run January 19-21 in Palm Desert, California. The Master Tour Awards are a selection…

Is Apple Music Going To Increase Subscription Price?

Apple users in the US and UK will have to pay a little bit more per month for their favourite streaming service Apple has quietly raised the subscription costs of its Apple Music and Apple TV+ plans, as well as the Apple One bundle in…

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Haruomi Hosono Video Game music Vinyl. Music Press Asia
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Vinyl of the Month: the charm of video games

Vinyl artist of the month: Haruomi Hosono Remember the pac-man video game? Or phozon and galaga? Here is a vinyl dedicated to it all. It might not be everyone’s cup of tea but you need to be aware that this may not be regarded as music to many. Haruomi Hosono was one of the first producers to recognize the appeal…

Jay Chou Finds New Love In Art

Jay Chou has found his most recent muse in the art world. Having seen him auctioned and exhibited with Hong Kong’s fine art auction house Sotheby’s, it came as no surprise that his next album is spotlighting the art world. And what’s more important than…

A Dark & Psychedelic Album: Morricone Segreto

For the feature of the month of August, we are highlighting a short documentary released by CAM Sugar & Decca Records. As we tap our feet impatiently waiting for Morricone’s World Tour to arrive at our shores later this year, let’s start with a brief…

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International Music Conference 2022. Music Press Asia
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International Music Conference 2022 & 2023

Year-end is approaching. If you’d still like to catch up with some networking, here are just some you might be able to catch if you book now. This is not a list for artists’ registration. BUSH – Budapest Showcase Hub (HU)Date: October 19-21, 2022BUSH is…

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