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    Hurts is coming to Kuala Lumpur!

    Hurts is described as that British synthpop – which to be honest, I’m not familiar with music genres so I don’t know how to describe it but Wikipedia says it’s a “genre of music in which the synthesizer is the dominant musical instrument”. They consist of two guys who look like total opposites:  Adam Anderson – laid back and serious, Theo Hutchcraft – the poker face man in the suit. Both always look calm and collected. I first heard of this duo a couple of weeks ago and I must say that their music is not something you hear often. Their music Its more relaxing calming music, almost lounge-y. Its…

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    Artist Lineup for Arthur’s Day 2010 in Kuala Lumpur (Updated!)

    Its that time of the year again! When the chorus of “To Arthur!” will be heard on the streets. Last year 15,000 people rocked to the thumping, trademark tunes of multi-platinum band, the Black Eyed Peas. This year promises a pumped up, hip-hop, rock and R&B energized concert with back-to-back electrifying performances! Last Tuesday, 17 Aug, I was invited to a Media Launch (as a blogger) where the acts for Arthur’s Day 2010 was revealed! The event was held in @Live in Sunway Pyramid, a newly opened club. Took this pic of the goodie bag when i got home, they gave a glass and a keychain. Cute touch with the…

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    Nokia Music Explorer : Glee Songs

    Have you heard of the TV Series ‘Glee’? If not then, which rock have you been hiding in?!? Glee focuses on a high school glee club called "New Directions", at the fictional William McKinley High School. Their songs maintain a balance between show tunes and chart hits. The series won the 2010 Golden Globe Award for Best Comedy Series. 1) “Gold Digger” o.a. Kanye West Ok maybe its because its Matthew Morrison rapping on this one, but this version of Gold Digger is just as good as, if not better than the original version. The chorus with everyone singing in the background lends a nice touch. Okay okay, its probably…

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    Nokia Music Explorer : TV Themes

    My song recommendations this week with the theme : TV Series 1. Jason walker – Down frm "Vampire Diaries S01E06" Once in a while you hear a particular song in the background while watching shows and you know that you MUST get the full song. This was one of it. "I shot for the sky, I’m stuck on the ground So why do i try, I know I’m gonna fall down… I thought I could fly, So why did I drown I never know why, It’s coming down, down, down"   2. Cosy in the Rocket – "Grey’s Anatomy" Theme I forgot who sang this, it doesn’t really say in…

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    Nokia Music Explorer : Covers

    Missed last week’s recommendations coz was outstation in Sabah, so here are 4 songs this week. The theme is Covers :D 1. Buses & Trains (cover) – Nikki Gil Nikki Gil is a singer from the Philippines that has an album of covers of songs. Her voice is smooth and her energy in upbeat. She has another album of Tagalog songs… (but i downloaded it anyway). 2. Smooth (Santana Cover) – Escape the Fate This song is frm the album "Punk Goes Pop Vol 2" and this cover is one of my favs in the album. Think Smooth with a more rock-ish vibe. Love love love! Download the whole album…