Category: Music

Interview: Irfan from The Times

A couple of weeks ago, we got the chance to sit down with Irfan, the former drummer of the legendary Malaysian indie band, The Times. They once conquered the alternative airwaves with songs like “Dari Singapura Ke Kuala Lumpur”, “Gadisku Dalam Koma”, “Pesona Algebra”, “Lipstik” and many more, and till today, their fans are still asking for their heroes to come back for one last show. The Times was formed when two former members of indie heavyweights OAG, Naza and Mono, left to form another band. Soon after, the band that would soon be known as The Times acquired...

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NEW RELEASE : Turun Najib Turun by Dum Dum Tak

KL punk rockers Dum Dum Tak recently released a folk punk track titled “Turun Najib Turun” and received over 20,000 views in just 2 days. The band, who released the track under social activist Fahmi Reza’s YouTube account, is notorious for angry, politically inclined songs like their classics “Petrol Petrol Petrol” and “Pengundi Hantu”. In a recent interview with our parent site Free Malaysia Today, Dum Dum Tak talked a little about the song, which was a daring move even for them. “Takut juga, tapi semalam sudah bincang dengan ahli kumpulan. Mereka cakap, benda ini (lagu ini) tidak payah...

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DISCOVER : Responsible by The Fridays

If you’re listening to BFM at 1 a.m. and you’re wondering who’s singing that catchy song you’re jiving to, you’re probably listening to Responsible by The Fridays. It’s a track that’s been tearing up gig venues for quite some time now, and it’s finally on YouTube in all its HD glory for your enjoyment. The band has been around since 2003, and released their critically acclaimed debut album, “Verklempt” in 2015. Feel free to to feel irresponsible and listen....

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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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