Pro drummer Arthur Kam opens up to R.AGE about the challenges facing the local music scene after spending six years in Boston and New York.
By JESLYN LIM and DENIELLE LEONG email@example.com Christian Brabon Palencia has a last name that would be familiar with most people in the local music industry. Being the younger brother of popular jazz singer Mia Palencia would naturally open him up to some (unfair) comparisons, but Christian has been slowly leaving his own mark on […]
By CHRISTINE CHEAH firstname.lastname@example.org They are currently about 15,000km away from home, but the distance won’t stop the young Malaysian students in Purdue University in Indiana, United States from expressing their love for their country. They created a beautiful music video infused with the spirit of 1Malaysia, and the five-and-a-half minute clip, which is available […]
By REGINA LEE Photos by MELISSA ONG and FOO KHAI YEE email@example.com Not many of us would say standing in front of a wild crowd of 500 people is an easy task. The 50 finalists in the Sri KDU My Challenge 2013 talent competition, however, seemed to enjoy their time on stage last weekend. “I […]
By PHYLLIS HO firstname.lastname@example.org IF you are familiar with the bhangra music scene, then you would recognise Manjit Singh (M-Ji) and Sukhjit Singh (Surj) from Goldkartz. The brothers, age 27 and 23 respectively, have been producing urban bhangra tracks since 2008, with the release of their debut album Loaded. With almost 20, 000 “Likes” on […]