By Shazwan Zulkiffli

Welcome to the Weekend Planner, your weekly list of must-go events to get you ready for the weekend! With so much to do and so much to see happening every week, we had to put together this easy guide to what’s hot – whether you’re into concerts, gigs, art festivals, or conventions.

Martian Backline x REVOFEV present Space Jamm


After a long break, the kids of REVOFEV are back in full swing with equipment providers Martian Backline as they present you Space Jamm, featuring the likes of Kyoto Protocol, SOG, Patriots, Spooky Wet Dreams, ARC and many more. Space Jamm will be held at Drum Asia Sri Hartamas with fan-voted bands opening the show.

Launch into space with Martian Backline and REVOFEV at Space Jamm!

Date: July 31st, 2016

Lazada Malaysia

Time: 2pm – 11pm

Venue: Drum Asia

Lazada Indonesia

Admission: RM20

Gaslight Cafe presents Pitahati


Nusantara psychedelia warriors Pitahati will be gracing Bukit Damansara’s famous Gaslight Cafe with “Sahabat” and “Hafiz Sufian” as the Ara Damansara based band will be having a showcase at the venue. With Zaha’s guitar moves, Ilham’s powerful vocals and the chillness of Gaslight Cafe, nothing can go wrong – really!

Come “Melayar” with Pitahati this Saturday!

Date: July 30th, 2016

Time: 8pm

Venue: The Gaslight Cafe, Bukit Damansara

Admission: RM40




Klang Valley’s favorite literacy gathering will once again commence at Makespace, Quill City Mall with names like Wani Ardy, Sailfullizan Yahaya, Lan Sinaganaga and Jamal Raslan. From poetry recitals, literacy forums, and acoustic performances, KATALISTIWA will capture hearts in and out throughout the whole show.

Swing by to witness honest, raw, and brass wordplay by Wani Ardy and co.!

Date: July 30th, 2016

Time: 10am – 10pm

Venue: Makespace, Quill City Mall

Admission: Free


Malaysia Hobby EXPO 2016


The Malaysia Hobby Expo 2016 is Malaysia’s biggest hobby expo ever held. Taking inspiration from international exhibitions, the expo will be held at MAEPS, one of the Malaysia’s biggest and most respected exhibition venues. To quote their site, “Build new relationships with industry key players, explore the newest and most sought after manufacturers and products and build brand recognition at an event entirely targeted towards hobby vendors and consumers”.

Date: July 30th – 31st 2016

Time: 10am – 6pm

Venue: MAEPS Kuala Lumpur

Admission: FREE