Category: Music

Local Vibes: Your Guide to Malaysian Bands at Good Vibes Part 2

By A.Akbar Good Vibes Festival has a good record of bringing everyone’s favorite artistes to the Malaysian grounds – starting with bringing Smashing Pumpkins for their inaugural stinta few years back. This year, 2016, music junkies will see their wishes more than fulfilled as Future Sound Asia brings The 1975, The Temper Trap, Angus & Julia Stone, and many more to Gohtong Jaya, Genting Highlands. Even Two Door Cinema Club, who had to cancel their Urbanscapes last time, will be making it with what’s bound to be an amazing set.. International acts aside, Good Vibes Festival will feature more...

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NEW RELEASE: Neko by Analog K ft Anamida

By A.Akbar Synth entity Analog K dropped a track with fellow artist and frequent associate Anamida a few days ago on Facebook and Soundcloud. Analog K, who recorded the song at Enterprise’s batcave of sound engineering – Melodiya Recordings, released her first original in a year after the song ‘8’ hit Soundcloud and Facebook in 2015. As another product of Melodiya Recordings, we can guarantee that Analog K’s sound quality is lit – not to mention the arrangement and the composition of the song is top notch, given Enterprise’ attention to detail in their own recordings. Go feline and...

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NEW RELEASE: Change of Heart by Ivory Aisle

By A.Akbar Kuala Lumpur-based rock band Ivory Aisle have uploaded another song ahead of the release of their upcoming EP, Happily Never After. “Change of Heart” is the boys’ second release after their debut drop “There For Me” that has garnered over a thousand views on Youtube. Have a Change of Heart and listen to Ivory Aisle’s new song below...

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NEW RELEASE: Coffee by Chirin Chirin

By A.Akbar Kuala Lumpur based rock band Chirin Chirin has just released a new video on YouTube for their single titled “Coffee”. The band, which consists of Ting Yang Shan, Ryan Lee Bhaskaran, and Wei-Ming Wong wrote the song based on how difficult it is to open a kopi ais tapaued in a packet, with demonstrations of other- shall we say, unique ways to try and drink up from this very Malaysian way of packaging a drink. Try to drink your Coffee in a packet with Chirin Chirin on the link...

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Grab a chance to perform at Northern Music Festival

By Shazwan Zulkiffli Northern Music Festival and Gigfairy have come together to give YOUR band a chance to rock out and jam in front of 10,000 people at the Northern Music Festival 2016 in Penang. The music festival, fondly known as NMF for short, has featured the likes of Maddthelin, An Honest Mistake, Once Upon A Time There’s A Sausage Named Bob and other scene giants taking the stage in an epic festival that rivalled KL’s traditional end-year extravaganza, Rock The World, back in 2012. Now returning after 4 years of hiatus, NMF is keen to give local talents...

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