Category: Around town

Gone Coconuts for Sangkaya

BY SARAH VOON The name Sangkaya is inspired by Sang Rida Kaya, the name of the founder’s wife. John Isaac, the founder of Sangkaya, pays tribute to her unique Thai name in his company’s moniker. Sangkaya has recently opened a shoplot at Jalan Alor, off the hustle and bustle of Changkat Bukit Bintang. Party-goers and night owls will be glad to note that this establishment stays open till 2am, satisfying any midnight cravings for the coconut desserts. Coconut milk ice cream is their signature dish and is served in husks sourced from Thailand (from RM3.10 for cone). Their other ice...

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A Tribute to David Bowie at The Bee with Kyoto Protocol, Mystery Tapes, Joi Noir

A true legend has passed and our local heroes will be paying their respects to our one and only Major Tom. Come and be heroes for one day with alternative band Kyoto Protocol, Mystery Tapes as Diamond Dogs, indie trio Joi Noir and Foxlore at The Bee Publika. Date: Saturday 19 March ‘16 Time: 9pm Venue: The Bee, Publika Full Lineup : Kyoto Protocol, Diamond Dogs (Mystery Tapes), Joi Noir, Foxlore Admission : Free More info :...

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THASMOOSH and KHAOS present: Maddthelin Ascension Showcase

Malaysian Metalcore band Maddthelin is back, with a brand new female vocalist and a whole lot of madness. Catch Maddthelin alongside Tres Empre, The Padangs, and Kids On the Move for a guitar slinging good time at KL Venue this 27th of March. Date: 27th of March Time: 3pm to 9pm Venue: KL Venue, Fahrenheit 88 Full Lineup : Maddthelin, Tres Empre, The Padangs, Kids On The Move, Red Ruby Avengers Admission : RM25 More Info : Zul : +60123321091 Nell : +60129152958 Izzul :...

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Steamy hot acts at Steam House Sessions #1 : Keramaian with Ramayan, Spooky Wet Dreams

No, this is not a Sauna event and you don’t have to bring your towels, but the cool people of Ramayan are throwing a rejuvenating experience in a form of Steam House Sessions #1: Keramaian featuring the band itself, alternative punk band Spooky Wet Dreams, soulful alternative band Jaggfuzzbeats, psychedelic band Three, Nocta and Viktoria. Come and get steamy at Shield Stallion, Kota Damansara. p/s : You can pre order Ramayan’s EP at this event. Date: 5th of March Time: 8pm Venue: Shield Stallion, Kota Damansara (Above Hen Seng, same row as CIMB, near the Strand) Admission : RM15...

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Pot of sizzling cultures at SAMA SAMA Food Fair by Think City and Citi Foundation

SAMA SAMA Food Fair is where you can find exotic palettes of Melanau, Peranakan, Thai, Nepalese, Vietnamese, Philippine and Indonesian fused with our local Malaysian flavours; all while enjoying cultural performances as well as craft and cooking workshops. This event is a project by Think City and DBKL with Lab DNA, and is sponsored by Citi Foundation. So come with an empty tummy and fill it up with diverse Asian cuisines that you’ve never tried before! Date: 27th of March Time: 11am to 9pm Venue: Medan Pasar, Kuala Lumpur Admission : FREE More Info :...

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