Category: Around town

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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ROTTW’s Soundstage: The Last Episode

ROTTW’s Soundstage series has been one of the most important battle of the bands competitions in the local music scene, giving bands like Massacre Conspiracy, Ballad For Layla, Melodisaster, and Juxtaposed their first steps to stardom. ROTTW has decided to call it a day for Soundstage, and will finally bring down the curtains on the competition this 26-27th of March with a grand finale, featuring previous winners and runner ups. Come down Black Box Publika and pay your respects. Date: 26th – 27th of March 2016 Time: TBA Venue: Blackbox, Publika Full Lineup: Juxstaposed, MC16, Y2K, Zip Zieller, Tonawarna,...

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Vans’ 50th Anniversary

By A. Akbar Indie rockers The Fridays, alternative outfit Killeur Calculateur and Sabah All Girl punk rock group Misgive will be part of the worldwide celebration for Vans’ 50th Anniversary. The celebration will see artists like Erykah Badu, Neon Indian, Nas, Yeasayer, Wu-Tang Clan, The Kills, Dinosaur Jr and a whole lot more perform at different ‘House of Vans’ around the world. The KL leg of Van’s 50th Anniversary will feature Ray Barbee and the Mattson 2 and John Cardiel, Date: 16th to 19th of March Time: TBA Venue: Slate, the Row KL Full Lineup : Ray Barbee and...

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Nastia’s 5th Anniversary

By A. Akbar Alternative band Nastia will be throwing an anniversary party at Live Fact with friends Dish, Laila’s Lounge, and Couple. Sing along to your favorite songs with Nastia this 19th of March Date: 19th of March Time: 8pm Venue: Life Fact Full Lineup : Nastia, Couple, Laila’s Lounge, and Dish Admission : RM40 pre sale, RM50 at...

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