The odyssey that is ‘Ang Trahedya ng Dalisay at Ketungin’ is a portal to the fully realized, dilapidated world of Jetro R. Soler. It is a world we are all too familiar with; one so stark in its depiction, we can’t look away from it.

‘Ang Trahedya ng Dalisay at Ketungin’ is a seven-track album by old school death metal trio ‘Dalisay’, comprised of guitarist and frontman Jorel Torres, bassist Mark Gilbert Saguibo, and drummer Jux Mauricio.

The band’s history runs deep, having had numerous lineup changes over the years, with Torres being the last…

A slither of fame can make us feel like God, but the euphoria can only last so long and may come at the expense of that which we hold so dearly.

Morgan Gold has been in the spotlight for as long as she can remember, having had idyllic dreams of taking it all for herself in the future. …

The love we often perceive as a double-edged sword — one that cuts dimensions in half, separating our fantasy world from the real one, through which we trudge at one snapback to reality — isn’t really a dark rabbit hole as we always thought. Whatever oblivion awaits us at the bottom, the fall does not have to be devoid of beauty.

As described by San Fransisco-based singer-songwriter Matt Jaffe, his latest single Voodoo Doll is the kind of love song you don’t want to be written about you.

And it’s not the punishing or existential foresight of unrequited love that makes it as such, but rather the simple truths that we…

Despite the ebbs and flows of the music industry, this experimental music duo endures.

The world is a portrait, painted in black and white…

…At least in the eyes of Mariuca García-Lomas and Ignacio Simón, the innovative minds behind Northwest, an experimental music duo hailing all the way from London.

Operating under their own DIY record label, Tempel Arts, Northwest is among the many…

Do not be deceived by its rather unwelcoming cover art.

Somniloquy is the sweet, cacophonous embrace one would never expect they would desperately crave upon hearing for the first time.

What Filipino artist extraordinaire Shuichi comes through with in 2020 is a solid, genre-fluid album that inventively fuses elements of R&B, shoegaze, dream pop, indie rock, and dance music without…

As the world sinks into a perpetual state of fear, ‘The Seventh Seal’ looks inward for solace.

Two paragons of Texas talent in the state’s local hip-hop scene come together for a new project, unveiling a clandestine part of their personality that was never on display in their past works.

The Seventh Seal is a 7-track collaboration project between cloud rap figure The Teeta, lyrical virtuoso Willo…

Nikolai Dineros

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