Author: The Level

NEW RELEASE: Flashing Lights by Dangerdisko ft Ushera

By A.Akbar KL’s favorite electronic duo Dangerdisko have released a track featuring vocal powerhouse Ushera in conjunction with the most celebrated fashion event in the country, the KL Fashion Week. The video also features Malaysian representative for the Asia’s Next Top Model series and the first Malay AsiaNTM contestant, Tuti, the charming Nazim Othman in a suit and many others. The disko bois spun heads right round after releasing their Hedonism album, which featured the likes of Meliha Faisal, Sayla, Melissa Indot, and Fuad of Kyoto Protocol – and it looks like they’re not about to let up spinning those...

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All Work & No Pay

As people – most of us relatively young around these here parts – who live in a money dominated world, the struggle for financial stability is real. Unless you’re a business tycoon’s kid (and if so hit me up, I’ve got a ton of good ideas. No seriously.) or a teenage prodigy, odds are you’re not exactly swimming in pools filled with RM100s. That being the case you’re probably working a job of some kind; gotta survive somehow, right? How’s that working out for you? Well, according to these guys, not all that well. The long and short of...

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So You Wanna Be a Hero? Whoop Dee Doo

By Jared Locke As a younger man full of passion, ire, and a good deal of misdirected anger at the world, I styled myself as something of a champion for the youth. Short end to a long story? Didn’t work out too well for me. The disillusioned millennial is a trope so threadbare as to be cliché. Is there a difference between disillusionment and accepting the world for what it is, though? Something to be said for changing strategies to make an impact more effectively? Probably. As a 25 year old, I know that you hear all kinds of...

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NEW RELEASE: Bulanku by Sekumpulan Orang Gila (SOG)

By A.Akbar Sekumpulan Orang Gila teased their fans with an emotionally charged teaser of their new song “Bulanku” on their social media accounts a couple of weeks back. Now, the Batu Caves-based band has dropped the song in a form of a lyric video on Youtube. Touching photos of SOG’s fans, and members’ mothers were included in the lyric video as a tribute to the passing of vocalist Raja Nazrin Shah and drummer Raja Nazmin Shah’s mother earlier this year. The duo expressed their grief of celebrating Eid without their beloved mother for the first time this year during...

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