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What is #ProjekBuku: Ritma Atas Puisi

On Dec 31, 2013. I released a free to download e-book that compiles writings, experiences, opinions and musings by 69 individuals that are/were directly involved with the Malaysian independent music scene. This is… Continue reading

Diary Of A Loner

This was THE piece that made me picked up writing back in 1994. It was originally published in Biodegradable Material #1 fanzine, which was done by Weng and Lee (ex-The Pilgrim; ex-Carburetor Dung)… Continue reading

[UPDATED AT 6:49pm Dec 17 Raw and Unedited Excerpts from #ProjekBuku

WHILE WE WAIT FOR THE BOOK TO BE OUT, BELOW ARE THE RAW AND UNEDITED EXCERPTS, FROM WHAT HAVE BEEN SUBMITTED SO FAR, FOR YOUR READING PLEASURE. ENJOY * Marks as newly added… Continue reading

MonoloQue Hikayat Halimunan Abad Ke-21: Jejak Tanah

I can’t remember when was the last time I reviewed an album. But late last night, someone special sent me a message asking me what do I think about MonoloQue’s debut album. Despite… Continue reading

(UPDATED) 56 and counting.

BELOW are the confirmed contributors for #ProjekBuku as at 7.02pm, Tuesday, Nov 8 (IN NO PARTICULAR ORDER) Excited? Tell me about it. Keep em coming guys. 1. Yuna @yunamusic Singer/Songwriter bringing you positive… Continue reading

What The Hell on Earth is #ProjekBuku

OKAY… I’m going to attempt to initiate a book and I need your participation and contributions for it to materialise. Please read the below carefully and do the necessary if you want to… Continue reading

Broadening Hip Hop’s Horizons

THERE was a time when our local independent rock scene was all about being different to what was already out there. It was reactionary, and most of the bands were coming out with… Continue reading

Elbow: Misery Loves Company

With the Gallagher brothers now pre-historic exhibits, Radiohead becoming too avant-garde for the masses and Blur turning into Gorillaz, Adly Syairi Ramly finds solace in Elbow. ———————————————-   DO not try to talk… Continue reading

The (R)Evolutions & (Re)Visions Of R.E.M.

* After 31 years, R.E.M. decided to call it a day last night. Read about it here http://bit.ly/qYSXu5 Reminiscing, this was something that I wrote about the band 10 years ago (originally published… Continue reading

10 Most Influential Malaysian Albums (1980 to 2005)

This was originally published in the now-defunct Weekend Mail on Sept 1, 2007 THE country’s 50th independence celebration has ended with a bang. Having noticed – with a shock – that one of… Continue reading