October 17, 2019From Malaysia To Cuba: A Bridge Of Music, performed by the Selangor Philharmonic Youth Orchestra (SPYO), was held in conjunction with the The Republic of Cuba's 60th Anniversary and the National Day of Cuba.
September 26, 2019The idea of starting a Russian choir in rural Australia began as a vodka-fuelled lark, but five years on a rag-tag bunch of farmers, lawyers and labourers have become unlikely international folk heroes.
None of them speaks Russian, only one has ever travelled to Russia, and absolutely no one would mistake their tiny coastal hometown...
September 5, 2019When Juvita Tatan Wan was a young girl, she spent a lot of time away from her Kenyah community in Sarawak. Due to her father's job in the oil and gas industry, she lived in various cities and towns all across Malaysia.
Her father John Wan Usang, however, always made it a point to travel back to their longhouse in Long San, Baram, near...
August 16, 2019An exhibition in Tokyo celebrates the various changes Walkman has undergone through technological advancements and playful imagination over the years, while focusing in on people who have always lived with music close by their side.
June 27, 2019The RA/KAN festival, which takes place at Dataran Pahlawan Melaka Megamall's outdoor park in Melaka on June 28 and 29, is a positive step in pushing the historic state towards more indie community-based events that focus on contemporary subcultures.
The two-day (free admission) festival, organised by Kelab Peminat Buah Fikiran, will...
July 25, 2018Christina Aguilera
At some point during Christina Aguilera’s Liberation, one wonders: What exactly is the pop star breaking free from?
As far as artistic control is concerned, the former Mouseketeer pretty much did it with 2002’s Disney-defying Stripped.
Since then, the 37-year-old has taken one...
January 16, 2018Singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran, whose 'Divide' was the fastest-selling album ever for a male solo artiste in Britain, is nominated in the Best Solo Artiste and Best Album categories for the Feb 21 awards.