Category: Around town

Weezer Live in Singapore

By A. Akbar American alternative rock band Weezer will be heading over to our neighbours down south this August, and oh man has it been a long wait for us fans. Rivers Cuomo and co, famous for their nerd-rock image, will join the ever-growing list of international acts to grace the shores of Singapore. Come look like Buddy Holly and sing a long to Beverly Hills, because lets admit, that’s where we all want to be in August Date: August 15th 2016 Time: 8pm Venue: Suntec Convention Centre Full Lineup: Weezer Admission: S$158 (Standing and seated), S$138, S$118, S$108....

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Rudimental joins Urbanscapes lineup

By A. Akbar UK-based drum and bass act Rudimental will be the third international headliner to join Urbanscapes 2016. Rudimental, signed to Asylum Records, will join Tame Impala and M83 to invade Kuala Lumpur during the 2 week music festival, scattered around the city. Tame Impala, check. M83, check. Rudimental, check. Anyone fancy Florence + The Machine? Or The Vaccines? MGMT? or maybe The 1975? More info on Urbanscapes soon! Date: 1st of May Time: 7pm Venue: KL Live Full Lineup: TBA Admission: RM169, RM199,...

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The Pit Party with The 84, ARC, and As Simple As Death

Insider Space and Insider Satellite Ipoh brings you The Pit Party, a gathering of metal, metalcore, and djent bands on one stage, ready to rock the brains out of Ipoh. Headlining bands include KL’s ArC, The84 and some naughty Not Good Kids. Ipoh, be ready for a night of mayhem with screams, yells, and sweat! Date: 19th March 2016 Time: 3pm to 10pm Venue: Insider Space Ipoh Full Lineup: The 84, Le Creux, ARC, As Simple As Death, Slaughtering the Undead, Not Good Kids, FXTAL, No Surrender Admission: Free Admission...

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Raising the Bar: Rogue Boyz Edition

By A. Akbar Raising the Bar returns with a special Rogue Boyz Edition featuring kelawar boys The Bat Cave and Krayziesounds, with “Rap Up” rapper Jin Hackman as the host alongside Dan Shiv. Come down for a feast of beats and rhymes this 12th of March at Laundry, the Curve!   Date: 26th – 27th of March 2016 Time: 9pm to 12am Venue: Laundry, The Curve Full Lineup:  The Bat Cave, Krayziesounds Admission: Free...

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Nasi Lemak…pizza?

By Sarah Voon (@foodievstheworld) I’ve tried Ruyi & Lyn’s Nasi Lemak sushi, my friends rave about Nasi Lemak ice cream but Nasi Lemak pizza? That’s a new one to me. According to Seng Loh, the founder of Brûlée Brasserie, a cosy little pizza parlour tucked away in a quiet nook of Casa Tropicana, his Nasi Lemak pizza (RM11) is the talking point of most customers. My dining partners and I agreed that it was a rather polarising dish – you would either love it or hate it. Myself? I loved every bite of it. Call me weird, but I...

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