Drum roll please‚ÄĒnominations for the 2018 Grammys are finally here! Leading the pack this year is none other than Jay-Z with eight nominations, followed by Kendrick Lamar with seven, Bruno Mars with six, and SZA (YES GIRL), Childish Gambino, No I.D., and Khalid with five. Here are the rest of the nominees for the four General Field categories and who we've got our bets on.  Album

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It was bittersweet ending as AfterParty closed down the Fandom Mania presents What's Your Cool tour last Saturday, November 25, in SM City Marilao. The folks of Bulacan partied all night to show their support and love for some of the country's best DJs and MCs.  What Went Down  Marilao's college DJ winner Vera proved to the crowd why she deserved to win our contest! The 2017

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The stolen items from the estate of John Lennon have been recovered in Berlin, Germany. Personal belongings such as his iconic circular glasses, diaries, and a hand-written music score were found among the lot of one hundred items.  A Bitter Ending  After Lennon's untimely death in 1980, the estate went under his second wife Yoko Ono and their son Sean. The mother and son continue to reside

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More than a year since his Manila debut, Canadian producer/DJ Ryan Hemsworth will be coming back for a second round! Celebrate the coming of Christmas at the Moonbeats Xmas Party with Ryan Hemsworth and Friends on December 23 at Black Market, Makati.  "Born on the Internet"  Prior to his official entrance in the music scene, he was already making beats while studying journalism at University of King's

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It pains me to say this, but Atomic Sushi have called it quits. Over the weekend, the four-piece posted an official statement on their Facebook page about the split and the accusations against their lead singer Josh Morente.  Preceding Events  The news follows multiple accounts of sexual misconduct against fellow local bands Jensen and the Flips, MilesExperience, and SUD. Allegations included inappropriate touching, constant messages asking the

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English indie rock band The Vaccines have announced their comeback after a three-year hiatus! Even with a brand new lineup, their upcoming album "Combat Sports" digs deep into their roots.  A Quick Rise to the Top  The Vaccines formed in the summer of 2009, originally with frontman Justin Young and guitarist Freddie Cowan. When Arni Arnasson joined the band on bass and Pete Robertson on the drums,

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We always thought the boys of One Direction were some of the luckiest in the world; to be able to make music with people you legitimately like and have fans fawn over you? Who wouldn't give for that? Apparently, Liam Payne would trade it for just about anything else.  "Taken Ill"  In an interview with The Sun, the ex-One Direction member casually spoke about his bouts with

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After crossing the United States (US) for more than two decades, founder Kevin Lyman has announced the end of the beloved annual Vans Warped Tour. Please take a moment of silence to commemorate all the bands on their lineup that we listened to during our teen years.  A Long History  The first lineup in 1995 included bands such as Deftones, No Doubt, and Sublime. It wasn't until

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After multiple allegations of sexual misconduct, local production company Vandals On The Wall has pulled out indie band Jensen and the Flips from the lineup of their annual Year-End festival.  How It Began  The allegations sprung up on the social media site Twitter, with user Adrienne Onday (@_tapisilog) starting a thread about her experiences of "misogyny, sexism, and predatory/manipulative behavior in the local independent music scene." Her

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