Imelda – Venomous

The music of Imelda is quite difficult to categorize. It occasionally slants toward the stylings of bands like Soun ...

Drip – Rupture

Radical reinventions in terms of style and sound have made Drip a fascinating case of longevity. 2005’s Far Side of ...

Tether – Guni-Guni

“Guni Guni” is the latest in a string of noise-pop ditties from Tether. From this point on, Tether wears a sun-kiss ...

Lyrically Deranged Poets Feat. Similarobjects – Resonate (Video)

Local hip-hop is enjoying a creative renaissance, with Assembly Generals and Zaito dropping what could be the stron ...

Snübear – Waves

“She’s coming for us. Run up hill, don’t look back. Feel her wrath,” Kim Tiangco warns us on “Waves.” Literally spe ...

Oh, Flamingo – Reflections

It’s easy to reduce Oh, Flamingo into a bunch of art-schooled kids determined to sound like no other band out there ...

Domino – Veil (Video)

At the heart of Domino’s “Veil” lies a claustrophobic intimacy that could easily pass for a PJ Harvey murder ballad ...

Maude – Takda (Video)

“Ang pagmamahal nga ba’y naghihintay? / Hindi ba’t tulad nating tumatanda’t namamatay,” Luiz Azcona tears up on the ...

Nemesis Q x KLMBRNG – TRVE KVLT II (Feat. Lexi Hex)

Skittish, glitchy beats beneath a pervasive dissonant riff all contribute to an atmosphere that resuscitates the ho ...

Dayaw – Essence of Life

I have an image in my mind of Dayaw as fearless worldbeat revivalists whose unorthodox interpretation of what quali ...

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