Why your one minute guitar riff isn’t building fans (the Roland Lim interview)

EML Alumnus, Marketing Advisor and Music Business Blogger, Emily Haw, recently interviewed music producer Roland Lim just before his 3-month NAC-sponsored trip to the UK.
NAC (National Arts Council) has been sponsoring participants on immersive learning trips at a mix of established UK youth arts organisations, so that they can return and contribute to the arts landscape. One beneficiary is

Kithsa – live electronic music with Wii and Ableton Push at POP LAB

23 Nov 13 The Mill, Singapore – EML volunteer tutor Kithsa played a complex live electronic music set on Ninendo Wiimote and Ableton Push as part of the POP LAB workshop + live show collaboration between Pop Studios DJ School and Electronic Music Lab.

A crowd gathered at The Mill (Jalan Kilang in Bukit Merah) before the kick off of the Super Zero Season techno and house music festival, to

23 and 30 Nov: Live electronic music workshops and demo by EML at The Mill (Jalan Kilang)

Can electronic music ever look interesting in live shows,  or are  performers just checking email? 

Come to the POP LAB workshop / demos on 23 and 30 Nov (part of the Super Zero festival at The Mill, Jalan Kilang) and see for yourself!
23 Nov – EML presents Kithsa: Workshop and live performance with Ableton Live,  Push,  Max4Live and Nintendo Wii
30 Nov – Cosmic Armchair presents TV Mania

EML alumni Cosmic Armchair and Jay Lim working on new EP

Jane (Cosmic Armchair) with vocal producer Jay and sound engineer Weiqi, at Glowsound Studios

EML is a great place to meet like minded musicians, and we’re always happy to see alumni of the Electronic Music Lab working together on projects, so this time it’s the combination of electro pop / synthpop duo Cosmic Armchair and vocal producer Jay Lim.

A selfie in the recording booth!