Post Tagged with: "Malaysia"

by / on October 25, 2016 at 7:59 pm / in Live Music, News

Malaysia’s Rockaway combines two festivals into one mega-event

For maybe the first time ever, “scheduling conflicts” have actually worked out in fans’ favour.

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by / on September 28, 2016 at 3:47 pm / in Lists

12 Awesome Yuna covers by talented fans

She has conquered the hearts of Malaysians and millions more around the world with her beautiful voice and amazing songwriting skills. Indeed Yuna is living proof that nothing is impossible and that Malaysians can indeed go far in the music industry.

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by / on August 25, 2016 at 6:11 pm / in Festivals, News

Scorpions, Wolfmother and Taking Back Sunday headline Malaysia’s reprised Rockaway Festival

It’s been three long years since the last Rockaway event was held in Malaysia but it seems like it was worth the wait.

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by / on July 29, 2016 at 1:12 pm / in News

The beat continues: The Music Run returns to Malaysia

The Music Run by AIA Vitality is bringing the beat back to Malaysia this October. People from all across the globe will run, dance and party their way across the 5km track at Sepang International Circuit.

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by / on May 25, 2016 at 10:24 pm / in Festivals, Indie / Alternative, Pop

Could Good Vibes Festival bring Malaysia’s festival scene back from the dead?

It’s getting tough to keep up with all the amazing festivals occurring across Asia. From large scale EDM festivals like Singapore’s Zouk Out, to major international music festivals like Hong Kong’s Clockenflap (have you seen this year’s lineup?!), Singapore’s Neon Lights and Thailand’s Wonderfruit, it’s a glorious time to be alive for music fans in the region. Unless, of course, you’re from […]

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by / on May 24, 2016 at 4:11 pm / in Dance / Electro, Festivals, News

#ITS2016 – This is what a $500,000 boat party ticket gets you

You used to have to go to Vegas for flashy showings of ostentatious wealth, but now, thanks to It’s The Ship, you can take to the seas, surrounded by bikini-clad models and thumping EDM music to splash your cash around.

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by / on May 3, 2016 at 4:40 pm / in Rock

Is it true that U2 and Coldplay are really coming to Asia?

We don’t want to alarm you but if an insider from one of the biggest arenas in the region is to be believed, two of the biggest names in rock will soon be headed to Southeast Asia.

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by / on April 5, 2016 at 4:32 pm / in Live Music, Pop

Selena Gomez announces Asian Revival tour this July

Selena Gomez fans are rejoicing with the news that she is finally coming to Asia!   After cancelling her “Stars Dance Tour” due to personal reasons a few years ago, Selena promised to return as soon as possible. Well that time has come and the talented songstress has finally rescheduled and will be performing for the first time in Southeast […]

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by / on March 1, 2016 at 12:56 pm / in Music Charts

Yuna announces release date for third studio album

Malaysian singer-songwriter, Yuna has announced that her highly anticipated third studio album, Chapters, will be released on May 20, 2016 on Verve Records.

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by / on February 3, 2016 at 5:23 pm / in Events

Electric Run Malaysia returns for a brilliant second event

After a wildly successful 2015 event, Electric Run is set to light up Kuala Lumpur around the Selangor Turf Club again on May 7.

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by / on February 3, 2016 at 5:01 pm / in Live Music

Is Morrissey coming to Asia this April as part of his world tour?

If the rumors are true, former frontman of The Smiths and one of the most compelling Brittish cult icons of the 80’s may be making his way back to Asia in just a few months time. 

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by / on January 18, 2016 at 1:01 pm / in Festivals, News, Rock

Urbanscapes returns to Malaysia, announces huge first act

After taking a break in 2015, Malaysia’s creative arts festival Urbanscapes is returning to Kuala Lumpur for an epic 13th edition and though the festival isn’t until the 23rd of April, they’ve already dropped a huge headline announcement in the form of Australian psychedelic rockers Tame Impala.

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by / on January 15, 2016 at 6:57 pm / in Live Music

Reggae fans rejoice, UB40 are coming to Kuala Lumpur, Singapore and Jakarta!

Britain’s greatest reggae band, and one of the world’s most commercially successful bands of all time, UB40, is set to perform live in Malaysia, Indonesia and Singapore this coming March and April.

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by / on January 12, 2016 at 10:11 am / in Live Music, Pop

The Sam WIllows return to Malaysia for exclusive performance

The darlings of the Singapore indie circuit, The Sam Willows, are headed to Kuala Lumpur later this March.

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by / on January 5, 2016 at 9:27 am / in News

MTV Launches Its New Mobile Digital Service, “MTV Trax” App In Malaysia

Music fans in Malaysia, wait no longer! MTV today announced the launch of its new mobile service, MTV Trax in Malaysia, which offers consumers a digital music experience curated by MTV, featuring 100 of the hottest music tracks refreshed on their smartphones daily. MTV Trax is the most up-to-date, easy-to-use and instantly accessible mobile music service available anywhere today, offering […]

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by / on November 16, 2015 at 4:19 pm / in Metal / Hard Rock, News

I Killed The Prom Queen detained in Malaysian Immigration Detention Centre

Adelaide metalcore favourites I Killed The Prom Queen are currently enjoying a stay in a “Malaysian immigration detention centre” after immigration authorities in the country found they did not have the appropriate permit to perform.

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by / on October 10, 2015 at 6:06 pm / in News

Soulfest Asia 2015 postponed until December

Soulfest Asia have taken to social media to announce that due to Soulfest International Australia’s inability to fulfil its commitments to Soulfest Asia, Malaysia’s headliners, Mary J Blige, Jhene Aiko, De La Soul and Talib Kweli will not be making their way to Soulfest Asia, forcing organizers to postpone the event.   In a statement released by the organiser, Soulnation […]

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by / on October 8, 2015 at 2:31 pm / in News

Fun and fitness combine: The phenomenal rise of music running events

Fitness and music have always gone hand in hand. A cursory look around any gym will testify to this fact and even science has shown that humans can run up to 15% faster when they are listening to energizing music. Whilst normally people pound the pavement or the treadmill with their favorite tunes pumping through earbuds, fitness enthusiasts have warmly […]

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by / on October 6, 2015 at 1:11 pm / in Live Music

Neck Deep Announce Southeast Asia Tour across Malaysia, Singapore & Philippines

UK’s Neck Deep is excited to announce their first Southeast Asia Tour which will see them making their way through Malaysia, Singapore and Philippines.

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by / on October 2, 2015 at 5:50 pm / in Live Music, Pop

Four Reasons why you shouldn’t miss Yuna’s Kuala Lumpur and Singapore concert (and what Disney has got to do with it)

Do you miss seeing Malaysian songstress Yuna on the big stage? Suffering from insomnia because you couldn’t get enough of her when she performed at MTV World Stage Malaysia last year? Restlessly counting down the days of when will the ‘Rescue’ singer be announcing her concert tour stops? Well, you’re in luck!

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