Category: Features

Malaysia Really Boleh In the 2017 Southeast Asian Games!

By Yue Lynn When your home country is hosting the 29th Southeast Asian Games (otherwise known as the 2017 Southeast Asian Games), you can bet your bottom dollar that the intensity, hype and crowd atmosphere would be sky high. Fortunately, it was great that Malaysia truly delivered in the aforementioned aspects, aside from clinching the title of being the country with an obnoxious amount of medals (Gold: 145; Silver: 92; Bronze: 86). With a total medal count of 323, we clearly and smugly outshined other countries in terms of quality, quantity and shininess (#medaltypepun) amidst petty allegations from salty...

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SEA Games ’17: Proof that Malaysian Youth want unity

Kuala Lumpur has been soaked through with intense rain lately, but no obstacles were solid enough to dampen the spirits of hungry Malaysians, who were waiting the SEA games to arrive in full swing, and when the torch was finally passed – so did the spirit. You can’t really avoid the hype for the KL SEA games. Malaysians were already pumped for it since the organisers released monoloQue, Lan, and maliQue’s ‘Tunjuk Belang’ despite the mixed reviews, with some even to the extent of calling for rock princess Ella to make a return with her hit ‘Standing In The...

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The Level’s Official Playlist of July 2017

911/ Mr Lonely by Tyler, The Creator   The song comes in two parts, with a seamless transition from the first to the next — and is probably one of Tyler The Creator’s best ones from ‘Flower Boy’. ‘911’ definitely has a smoother catch to it, having it featured by Steve Lacy, Frank Ocean, Anna of The North and Syd, but ‘Mr Lonely’ is more gallantly outrageous about being lonely and filling the void with creature comforts. Tyler also had A$AP Rocky and Schoolboy Q to assist him with ‘Mr Lonely’. This 4-minute track has a lot going on,...

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