[News + Random] This Week The Trend (14 Aug – 20 Aug)


[MUSIC FEATURES] The Past, Present & Future Of The 2000s Scene


我們將會在未來幾個星期細看陪伴大家成長的二千年代的音樂文化: Emo、Pop Punk 與 Post-Hardcore 的過去、現在與未來。除了介紹當日流行舊作,還會跟決定再次回歸的樂團作訪談,以及各個流派未來的可能性,讓我們再次投入2000年的懷抱。

“Because songs you listen to at 18 will stay with you forever.”

In the upcoming weeks, we will have a special features on the 2000s’ emo / pop punk / post-hardcore movement – the past, present and future. We will look back to influential tunes in the genre, exclusive interviews with bands that are making irresistible comeback and analysis of the future possibilities. Let’s embrace the SCENE again!

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[GIG REMINDER] Nightwish X Olympic

其實這不是第一次 #Nightwish 歌曲被用在運動會上。幾年前也有溜冰選手選擇的 Arabesque。

Nightwish X Olympic X Australia Synchronized Swimming Team! In fact, this is not the first time Nightwish’s music is being used in Olympic.

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[NEWS] Placebo – Jesus’ Son

本月初我們曾分享 Placebo 精彩的新專輯封面,今天更剛收到樂團的新視頻 Jesus’ Son,一如以往非常重藝術感,今次更很濃厚的電影氣氛和異國風情。有趣的是這個單曲封面戴着氧氣面罩的小男孩是主將 Brian Molko 的兒子 Cody Molko。(見下面留言列) 你可以在10月7日上市的、被樂團形容為「回顧專輯」的A Place For Us To Dream 找到此曲。

Earlier this month, we have shared the stunning artwork of Placebo’s upcoming release. And the band finally reveal the video for the new song “Jesus’ Son” which is filled with cinematic atmosphere and exotic scene! The single sleeve features Brian Molko’s 11-year-old son, Cody Molko, wearing an oxygen mask. (See comment section below) You can find the song in their ‘retrospective album’ called ‘A Place For Us To Dream’, out on Oct 07.

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[NEWS] A Day To Remember – Bullfight

A Day To Remember 推出具視覺藝術感的全新視頻 Bullfight。你可在他們9月2日上市的 Bad Vibrations 專輯找到此曲。

A Day To Remember dropped new music video “Bullfight” featuring some stunning visual art effect, taken from their upcoming album, Bad Vibrations, which will be out on September 2.

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[NEWS] Metallica – Hardwired…To Self-Destruct

Metallica 推出全新視頻!全球在幾小時內瘋傳!不要再等待!以 Hardwired…To Self-Destruct 開始你的週五吧!

Metallica just dropped their new video “Hardwired…To Self-Destruct” and the internet has gone wild!!!

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[NEWS] Green Day New Album Cover Art + Tracklisting

繼分享的 Green Day 新曲視頻 Bang Bang 後,樂團透露更多關於新專輯的資訊和封面設計,並決定在十月七日正式推出。歌曲列表在下。

After dropping the lyric video for the new song “Bang Bang”, the band revealed more information aof their new album, Revolution Radio out on October 7. See below for tracklisting.

Track list:
1. Somewhere Now
2. Bang Bang
3. Revolution Radio
4. Say Goodbye
5. Outlaws
6. Bouncing Off The Wall
7. Still Breathing
8. Youngblood
9. Too Dumb To Die
10. Troubled Times
11. Forever Now
12. Ordinary World

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[NEWS] Suicide Squad Soundtrack – Best-selling of the Year 史上串流次數最高原聲大碟

Suicide Squad 原聲大碟 (收錄了 twenty one pilots 的 Heathen、 Panic! At The Disco 重新演繹 Queen 的Bohemian Rhapsody、Skrillex 等的作品) 成功成為史上串流次數最高原聲大碟,共有三千二百萬播放次數。專輯更是本年度最高銷量包括串流電影專集首週達182,000個,在美國大碟和66個國家iTunes榜冠軍!你可在上聆聽整個專輯。

Suicide Squad: The Album, featuring songs “Heathen” from Twenty One Pilots, Panic! At The Disco’s studio version of “Bohemian Rhapsody”, Skrillex and many others, boasts the largest streaming week for a soundtrack in history with over 32 million streams. It also marks the highest-selling soundtrack debut this year with streams and sales topping over 182,000 in the first week and hits No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 200 and iTunes Top Overall Albums chart in 66 countries. Stream the album above.

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[NEWS] Panic! At The Disco – Bohemian Rhapsody (Queen Cover)

說起 Suicide Squad 原聲大碟 ,以下是 Panic! At The Disc 重新演繹 Queen 的 Bohemian Rhapsody 歌詞視頻,你又覺得這個版本如何?

Speaking of Suicide Squad OST, here’s the lyric video of Panic! At The Disco’s cover of “Bohemian Rhapsody.” What do you think?

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[FLASHBACK] Woodstock Festival

47 年前,對音樂文化界影響深遠的 Woodstock Festival 在紐約市郊舉行,到場人數超過四十萬人,表演嘉賓包括 Jimi HendrixGrateful Dead 等殿堂人物。

Woodstock Festival, one of the most important days in music history, was held on August 15, 1969 outside New York. Over 400,000 people have attended the event. The lineup includes legends like Jimi Hendrix and Grateful Dead. (via thedayinmusic)

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[FLASHBACK] Nirvana Audition For “Smeels Like Teen Spirit” Video

當年今日,Nirvana 張貼街頭廣告,邀請樂迷們參與拍攝視頻 Smells Like Teen Spirit,只要是介乎18至25歲之間,自問是另類、甚至是呆子便歡迎參加。相信當時報名的人都不會想過,這會成為經典,更被播放過億次!