Category: Music

Borak Good Vibes #7: Najwa’s Video Interview

I was in denial and surprised when our Editor-In-Chief, Scott Ng, assigned me to interview Najwa. “Wait…..Najwa? The Najwa Mahiaddin??”  Indeed, the one and only Najwa Mahiaddin. You can imagine how excited and nervous I was when I saw her. I was fangirling HARD throughout the interview. And to have it at my favourite café; Thursdvys? I couldn’t ask for a better opportunity, honestly. Najwa’s jazz, soul and R&B sound got to me when I first saw her live as an opening act at a gig last year. (late discovery, I know). And with her kind of voice to...

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INTERVIEW – Theia

New Zealand electro-pop songstress Theia may not be a household name just yet, but she’ll already well on her way. With her first single, ‘Roam’, hitting over 8 million plays on Spotify and charting on the streaming service’ US, Australia, Malaysia and New Zealand charts, this young artist is paving the way for yet another wave of great New Zealand music worldwide, much in the steps of another successful singer from the same country – Lorde. We had the opportunity to speak to the rising star thanks to Secret Signals, so without further ado, welcome to Theia’s world! Hi Theia!...

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Top Acts Performing in Southeast Asia 2017

PHOENIX French indie-rockers with their current hit single ‘J-Boy’ (which also stands for Just Because Of You, cool right?) are finally making their way to Southeast Asia this month! They became exceptionally well-known for their signature album ‘Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix’, and they have garnered a sizable fanbase around Asia— which also kinda took them by surprise. Pretty sure everyone just couldn’t wait to scream and dance to Lisztomania & 1901 out loud! Dates: 11-12 August 2017 (Bali, Indonesia – Sunny Side Up Festival) 11-13 August 2017 (Jakarta, Indonesia – We The Fest) 12-13 August 2017 (Genting Highlands, Malaysia –...

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