Hari undi dah nak dekat! Demokrasi semakin porak-peranda. And one of the most iconic thing that happens when the climate gets political is that artists get creative. Music has been the outlet for many political thoughts and concerns for a long time in humanity. Goes back probably to the times when jesters made funny songs about their kings, or when Tchaikovsky wrote an orchestral piece about war, or when Bob Dylan sang in the Vietnam War.
Our beloved Nusantara is no different. Although with all the censorship and political bias we may not have as many overtly political songs as we should have. For example, there is an [...]
In celebration of the day of love (i.e. Thaipusam), we’ve made a list of local tracks about love – its ups and downs, and the many versions of it that exist.
Reunited rock legends Amy and his band Search, postponing retirement to headline the last day of this year’s Festival Belia Putrajaya on Sunday, were cheaply attacked online shortly after by a self-proclaimed “motivational expert”.