YouTube Center Stage  

YouTubeTM and Live Nation announced the first ever YouTube CenterStage, a program to bring YouTube musicians onto the same stage as world-famous artists at concerts around Asia. CenterStage featured YouTube musician Sam Tsui youtube.com/TheSamTsui who opened for Bon Jovi at Jakarta’s Gelora Bung Karno Stadium in front of over 40,000 fans on Friday, September 11, 2015. YouTube CenterStage is enabling music creators by giving them once-in-a-lifetime opportunities to perform live in front of a huge music-loving audience. 25-year-old rising star Sam Tsui is one of YouTube’s most prominent pop singing sensations. He was among the first musicians to establish a hugely popular channel on the website and, to date, his videos of covers, mashups and original songs have amassed over 500 million hits. In 2013, he released his debut album “Make It Up,” which was partially funded by his fans on a Kickstarter campaign, and embarked on his first US tour. This summer,...

Maroon 5 Live in Hong Kong  

Grammy-winning rock band Maroon 5 returned to AsiaWorld-Arena on September 4 for their fourth live performance in Hong Kong. This is part of their world tour to promote their 2014 album, V, that will also include dates in Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Singapore, Thailand and the Philippines. Since winning their first of three Grammy awards in 2005 – for best new artist – Maroon 5 have sold more than 17 million albums worldwide, and have seen their albums go gold and platinum in more than 35 countries. Parallel Media Group's associated music business secured the sponsorship of the American band's performance in Hong Kong.

Classic Rock Roll of Honour  

At the 2015 Classic Rock Roll of Honor, Parallel Contemporary Music International (PCMI) and TeamRock announced that next years’ Classic Rock Roll of Honour awards ceremony, will take place in Tokyo, Japan. This is the first time that this prestigious event will be held in Asia and is the result of a historic partnership between TeamRock, Parallel Contemporary Music International and KLab Entertainment. Launched in 2005, the Classic Rock Roll of Honour is the biggest annual rock music award ceremony in the world, attracting the biggest names in the world of rock. Previous recipients have included Jimmy Page, Rolling Stones, Eric Clapton, ZZ Top, Gene Simmons, Alice Cooper and Lemmy. The 2016 Awards in Tokyo is the first step in TeamRock’s ambitious plans to grow its brand in Asia. The  expansion  across the  region  will  be  undertaken  through  a  partnership  with  music marketing  ...

AIA Real Life: NOW Festival  

August 15 & 16 saw the inaugural AIA Real Life: NOW festival held at the at the Jamsil Sports Complex Main Stadium, Seoul. Sponsored by AIA, the Festival was the largest music event undertaken by the Company since the inception of its music division.  Promoted by the world's leading live entertainment company, Live Nation, in association with Korea's top artist management firm, YG Entertainment the festival featured some of the world's biggest selling artists, including headline acts, Lady Gaga and YG Family. On Friday 15 August, 2014 35,000 fans flocked to see performances by Rock 'N Roll Radio, twenty one pilots,Sidney Sampson, and Miss Nine, before YG Family took to the stage and closed the show with an epic set which lasted over 4 hours. First up were 2NE1, who opened with their hit songs "Crush" and "Fire" before blowing the crowd away with "Come Back Home" and "Gotta Be You". Epik High then got the crowd dancing with "Fly", before Winner performed "Go Up", "Empty",...

Taylor Swift - Live in Kuala Lumpur  

Following the success AIA Korea enjoyed with Justin Bieber at  the Olympic Park Stadium in Seoul for his first ever performance in South Korea, Parallel Media Group teamed up again with AIA and AEG to bring another international superstar to perform in Asia.AIA Bhd., the Malaysian unit of AIA Group Ltd, was the Lead Sponsor of Taylor Swift’s sold-out show in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on 11 June 2014, as part of The RED Tour presented by Cornetto. Following the life insurer’s successful presentation of the AIA K-Pop concert in Kuala Lumpur last year featuring BEAST, 4Minute and G.NA, AIA Bhd. Was incredibly excited to be the Lead Sponsor for Taylor Swift’s first visit to Malaysia.Taylor put on a fantastic show for the sell-out crowd, which featured all the signature hits from her fourth studio album, RED, including State of Grace, 22 and I Knew You Were Trouble.Chairman of Parallel Media Group, David Ciclitira said: "“Having pioneered AIA’s link to...