Category Archive: Views From the Pit

Mar 26

Views from the Pit: Paul Di’Anno Live in Singapore

Paul Di'Anno Live in Singapore

Fans of old school heavy metal rejoiced as Paul Di’Anno, the original voice of Iron Maiden hit the shores of Singapore last night. While Bruce Dickinson may be known as the air-raid siren for his works on The Number of the Beast and The Trooper, Paul Di’Anno’s work with the band has a more punkish vibe, with classics like Wrathchild, Killers …

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Mar 10

Views from the Pit: The Simon Yong Band @Mosiac Music Festival 2014

Simon Yong Band

After the ergasmic Alien Stole My Whiskey, I finally got the opportunity to catch The Simon Yong Band live at this year’s Mosaic Music Festival.

The first set kicked off at 7pm at the Esplanade Outdoor Theatre, and without wasting any time, Simon Yong kicked off the first set with a brand new song that was …

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Mar 07

Views from the Pit: Singapore Rock Festival 2014

Singapore Rock Festival

The very first edition of Singapore Rock Festival finally ended last night with a bang, with Alice in Chains bringing the festival to a close. It has been a tiring two-day event for fans of rock music, but this was not without its ups and downs.

Day 1

Day 1 saw Black Veil Brides, Five Finger …

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Nov 05

Views from the Pit: Behemoth Asia World Tour Singapore

Behemoth Live in Singapore

The weekend of November 1st 2013 was a very festive one in Singapore. Depending on the culture you were born into, you were probably celebrating either Diwali or Halloween/Samhain. But the subculture of metal was celebrating something else on that Friday: the debut performances of possibly the most legendary Polish metal band till date …

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Oct 15

Views from the Pit: ChthoniC “Next Republic” live in Singapore

11st October 2013 saw the return of Taiwanese Oriental Metal overlords ChthoniC back onto Singaporean soil for their Asia leg of their “Bu-Tik: Next Republic” tour. Despite this being my third time watching them play, the first was their 2010 “Mirror of Retribution” Singapore date and then at Jakarta’s Hammersonic Festival 2012, I was …

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