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T’ang Quartet Celebrates its 25th Anniversary with New Album 4

Singapore’s T’ang Quartet launched Trampled Souls on 28th July 2017, its first album in more than a decade. Trampled Souls showcases a diverse combination of styles, ranging from sheer darkness to fantasy and quirkiness. It is a huge contrast to the Quartet’s earlier releases in 2006 (Made In America c. 1893) and 2005 (The Art Of War), both of which were largely based on Czechoslovakian composers from very specific eras.

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Madonna – Rebel Heart Tour DVD Release Date: 15th September 2017 Madonna’s record-breaking Rebel Heart Tour showed the Material Girl at the top of her game, travelling to 55 different cities across four continents over the course of seven months. Now, the Queen of Pop has also announced a new live album, featuring 22 songs from the Rebel Heart tour and even bonus content, such as behind-the-scenes footage recorded over

Universal Music Asia Signs Renowned Asian Recording - Artist Anggun

Universal Music Asia has announced the signing of iconic female recording-artist Anggun to a one-of-a-kind pan-Asian recording deal. Anggun’s highly anticipated new English album is expected to be released by the end of 2017. World Music Award winner, United Nations Goodwill Ambassador and Asia’s Got Talent judge, Anggun has achieved global recognition. Anggun’s debut international album, Snow On The Sahara, sold over 2mil copies outside of Asia, including achieving Triple-Platinum

Editor's Note 2

Happy 5th Birthday the Iskandarian! As a token of appreciation, we have something special for our favourite readers. Follow our FB page- www.facebook.com/TheIskandarian/ for more updates and how you can stand a chance to win exciting prizes. This time our Music column takes a double spread as I’d like to share about talented artists, Anggun and T’ang Quartet. Read on to learn more about them and what’s in store for

Experience the Force in Singapore Alongside Global Star Wars Force Friday II Launch

At the stroke of midnight on Friday, 1st September 2017, the Force will be strong at ION Orchard, Singapore with the launch of Star Wars: Experience the Force Singapore festival. Organised by ReedPOP and The Walt Disney Company Southeast Asia, with event partner ION Orchard, and the support of the Singapore Tourism Board, the 10-day festival will take place from 1st – 10th September 2017. It will kick off with

Johor Premium Outlets National Day Sale

Shoppers and shopaholics alert! Following the runaway success of its 5th Anniversary and Midnight sale events last year, Johor Premium Outlets (JPO) is treating its shoppers to a not-to-be-missed National Day Sale this year, to commemorate the country’s 60th year of Independence.  The highly anticipated five-day celebration sale will start from 30th August 2017 to 3rd September 2017 where shoppers will enjoy extended shopping hours from 10am to 12 midnight

Relationship Starts at the Dining Table - Part 1

We’ve seen it everywhere – Parents who allow their children to use smartphones or tablets at the dining table. Although this is the fastest way to keep children occupied so that parents can have their meals, there are also consequences for it. How Children Bond During Meals? Children and babies learn about relationship through their senses. Though it is easy to entertain them using smartphones and gadgets, but what we

Multi-Million Dollar Deal for the Remake of ‘TERBALIK/UPSIDE DOWN’ Film 2

Malaysian Award-winning, production company renowned for Nota, 42nd Pictures Sdn Bhd, founded by Yasu and Bea Tanaka, has officially announced their agreement with Ivanhoe Pictures, a Hollywood company, for their film, TERBALIK / UPSIDE DOWN, a Malaysian feature film, at FINAS Hulu Kelang – Pawagam Mini P.Ramlee. This deal has made Malaysian history as it signifies the first of its kind to achieve this feat. TERBALIK / UPSIDE DOWN is

Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention Celebrates 10th Birthday at Marina Bay Sands 10

Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention (STGCC) returns to Marina Bay Sands this September with its biggest party yet, in celebration of its 10th birthday. Happening between 9th and 10th September and from 10am – 8pm, STGCC promises an entertaining weekend of pop culture and comic wonderland for both fun-loving families and passionate gamers, featuring the best of local and international toys, games, comics, anime and collectibles, topped with an

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Malaysia Release Date: 24th August 2017 Genre: Animation Director: Brian Fee Producer: Kevin Reher Voice Cast: Owen Wilson, Cristela Alonzo, Armie Hammer Synopsis Blindsided by a new generation of blazing-fast racers, the legendary Lightning McQueen (voice of Owen Wilson) is suddenly pushed out of the sport he loves. To get back in the game, he will need the help of an eager young race technician, Cruz Ramirez, with her own