A mix of live and also from the desktop, studios and homes of KL DJs, artistes and more, here's a selection during RMCO over the next week in Kuala Lumpur.
Plenty of clubbing sounds, live music, comedy broadcasts, special events and more from around Klang Valley and maybe even beyond. Be Supportive. Be Careful. Be Alert, Be Kind. Stay Safe and Enjoy. Be mindful of all SOPs in place.
Electronica, Dance, Retro, Djs
United We Stream Asia | Live From Pisco & Barrio [Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia] – 30 July 2020
United We Stream Asia streaming together LIVE from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia this Thursday 30 July 2020.
First up with Pisco Bar from 7 pm (MYT) to 9 pm. Music by Aduti and Roshan.
Next up with Barrio from 9 pm (MYT). This special Stream is dedicated to the all eyes LGBTQ community from Malaysia! we are streaming and fighting together for equality and human rights. Although LGBTQ rights have globally become more liberal with more and more countries recognizing same-sex marriage, homosexuality is still illegal in Malaysia, talks and events are constantly dismissed. Every Pride, or whenever public conversation turns to the subject of homosexuality, Malaysians who are LGBT fear for their lives. To raise awareness, fight for their rights and give the community visibility we will stream a special showcase at Barrio with Shagrilla with Jonnyvicious, Carmen Rose,
Kumela Kumslut, Cik Teh Botol and Just Acne.
Live streams from
See https://thecitylist.my/blog/united-we-stream-asia-malaysia for details to contribute.
What’s Your BPM with House Cartel (ID) 6 August 2020
Premiering on FB Live on 6 August 2020 courtesy of Kyo KL at 9pm (MYT) / 8PM (JKT), this next What's your BPM features Jakarta house & techno collective House Cartel. Running on formation with like-minded individuals behind it, Yorri, Nandi, and Tandunz are spreading their love of electronic music and making underground parties where they gain attention among local clubbers and music enthusiast in Jakarta and it's surroundings. Link to https://www.facebook.com/clubkyokl/
Yusef Kifah: Revolution Radio Show 31 July 2020
Monthly broadcast from Malaysian trance producer Yusef Kifah this Friday 6.30pm on Mixcloud Live and YouTube. "Evolution, Energy, Euphoria". These are the three main prospects of the sound of KL's Yusef Kifah. Having reached the No 1 spot on TrackItDown's Trance Chart with his massive energetic track Exolektra at the young age of 17, Yusef Kifah electrifies the masses with his futuristic, energetic and euphoric personality both on stage and through his music. Catch him tomorrow live on Mixcloud and Youtube. mixcloud.com/yusefkifah
SaturdaySelects On Air Weekend
A weekly broadcast of Live Streaming sessions from the SaturdaySelects HQ featuring our homegrown DJs and selectors from around the world. Expect a variety of sounds from house, techno and disco, to jazz, hip hop and Afrobeats. Live on Mixcloud every Friday/Saturday at 9 pm and every other Sunday at 3 pm. https://www.mixcloud.com/live/saturdayselects This weekend for SaturdaySelects On Air, JonnyVicious, Jason Voon, Roshan and DJ Vin. 24 July JonnyVicious and Jason Voon. 25 July Roshan and DJ Vin.
Lazy Sunday at Pisco Bar 2 August 2020
Lazy Sundays are back at Pisco Bar, so go and chill with them to continue what you couldn't finish on Saturday night. They will be bringing back their usual bean bag set up, having JonnyVicious behind not the decks but Spotify. Pisco Bar, 29, Jalan Mesui, off Jalan Nagasari, KL. Tel: 03-2142 2900.
Lost In A Daydream Summer Sounds Volume 7
WET® Deck now offers day pass access for those who want to laze around the pool for a splash or a fun afternoon get together. Expect chilled vibes with good company, yummy food and of cause, good tunes. Lay back, chill out or even dip into the pool in the heart of KL City with epic views of the Twin Towers at the hottest spot in town. Comes with B&F credits too! For RSVP, T: 6012 347 9088, E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Meanwhile, Groove to the W Kuala Lumpur Lost In A Daydream Summer Sounds Vol 7 with. Friday Sunset resident and soulful house maestro take on this week's Summer Sounds. Play this before or after your night out and you're guaranteed to be dancing to Zaskar's sexy beats. www.mixcloud.com/wkualalumpur/wkl-lost-in-a-daydream-summer-sounds-vol-7-zaskar Enjoy and stay tuned for more weekly shows! Lost In A Daydream Summer Sounds is a weekly mixtape show that will showcase all talents and W Kuala Lumpur residents music mix tapes for you to enjoy in support of digital content for music. Also - https://thecitylist.my/blog/w-kuala-lumpur-set-to-open-doors-on-1-july
Rentak Bar Weekend
They miss the music through their concentric-driver-speakers and the organic chats with y'all. Open every Friday and Saturday from 7PM to 12AM. You've been missed and they hope to see you soon. 25 pax maximum. Social distancing rules apply. Featured: Side A: featured cocktails. Side B; Curated music vibes from disco, funk, soul, afrobeat, jazz and their famed nusantara vibes from the likes of Xes Xes Loveseat and Larry G. RSVP Thomas at 012-608 6065. Visit https://www.facebook.com/rentakbar/ / First Flr, 198, Jalan H.S. Lee, KL.
Follow The Rabbit presents [Livestream] 31 July 2020
Hosted by Follow The Rabbit theme party series, broadcasting live from their psychedelic rabbit hole. This Friday, PERI will feature. Just get your drinks ready and connect here: https://www.twitch.tv/followtherabbitparty tomorrow from 9 pm to enjoy two hours of good vibes to dance to in your living room. More details at https://www.facebook.com/follow.the.rabbit.party/
KL DJ Jason M goes Virtual Gig every Saturday
Jason M will be on air on live stream via Mixcloud Live and Facebook every Saturday 10 pm onwards mixing retro, R&B and commercial mixes. You can visit https://www.facebook.com/djjasonm for more details.
Metropolis Social Club presents MscTV every Saturday
Metropolis Social Club presents you MscTV, a Saturday livestream series showcasing Asia’s underground artistes and collectives in this region, founded by Malaysia's Gajah Mada Soundsystemz with involvement already from Malaysia, Japan, South Korea, Indonesia, Singapore, Thailand, Taiwan and more to come. The streaming platform is MscTV ( Metropolis Social Club TV). All the live streaming will be conducted on Saturdays at 2000 (UTC +8.00) at www.mixcloud.com/msctv/. Plus you can hear/watch past sets at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCvlkxtZDSCBVysrwuCV9yKQ
Plural Asia brings you Club66 every Wednesday
With Club66 on Wednesday nights 9 pm, wind down your day the right way with 66 minutes of dance, yoga and meditation with Maybelline, April Kuan, JonnyVicious and Blastique. Head over to https://www.facebook.com/PLURALasia/ for details and information.
Zouk Genting continues to bring entertainment to people’s homes during the RMCO
EPIC Music (Malaysia). Malaysia’s First Daily LIVE Music Streaming Channel!
Supporting and providing regional talent a platform to perform during a time of need due to Covid-19 and providing you daily Entertainment from 9pm-1am. Find out who's playing nightly on the local socials via https://www.facebook.com/epic.mys/.
Livescape Group Opens Doors For Malaysian Talents to grow online
Jao Tim proudly presents • LIVE AT JAO TIM •
They will be broadcasting to you live from their venue across all platforms this Friday and Saturday 31 July/ 1 August 2020 9pm simultaneously on Facebook Live, YouTube Live and Instagram Live. Also, exclusive viewing (at the venue) tickets (max 40 per night) at RM80 each from www.jaotim.com
Friday: Evelyn Feroza live featuring Dean Sim, Jared Cheow, Gideon Yogan.
Saturday: Hazel Leong live featuring Harry, Wafi, Jared Ng.
Sit back and enjoy the show from the comfort of your own home or at Jao Tim. Please spread the word, share and support the musicians.
FB Live - www.facebook.com/JaoTimKL/
YouTube Live - https://youtu.be/4xosBj2x_9U
Instagram Live - @jaotimkl
For better Audio & Video quality please use YouTube and subscribe to them too. Donate to keep live music alive via www.jaotim.com./ 61, Jalan Sultan Ismail, KL
Live @ The Bee
The Bee starts up live performances every Wednesday to Friday this month of July. Featuring this month will be Russell Curtis (Wednesdays), Emmanuel & Matthews (Thursdays), Muzza (Fridays). Shows with necessary SOPs in place start at 6 pm. 36B, Block C, Level G2, Publika, Solaris Dutamas, Jalan Dutamas 1, KL. Call 03-6201 8577 or e-mail email@example.com
The Russell Curtis Homecoustic Sessions
The Russell Curtis Homecoustic Sessions is an intimate acoustic show streamed live weekly on Saturdays to the comfort of your home for the affordable price of only RM25 per pass. One pass for the whole household to enjoy. Russell Curtis is an independent Malaysian recording artist who has performed at music festivals and events all around the globe including the US, Europe and Asia. He performs a mix of popular covers as well as originals about his life, relationships and the human experience. His style covers genres the likes of Soul, R&B, Funk and Blues. Details of timing and how to get your Live Stream passes at https://www.facebook.com/Russell-Curtis-Artiste or https://www.facebook.com/Russell-Curtis-Homecoustic-Sessions
Originals Only Open Mic #21 Sunday 2 August 2020
Rebooting one of their nights in these muddy waters, Open Mic Malaysia would like you to join them at their debut REXKL Originals Only Open Mic this Sunday evening. Please remember your SOPs, and don’t forget to bring your mask. To those who want to perform, y’all know the drill! Hosted by Shaneil Devaser. Limited slots available. To sign up for the open mic, email firstname.lastname@example.org . RexKL is at 80, Jalan Sultan, KL.
REXKL Sessions every Thursday
As a creative community hub, REXKL strives to support the Arts Industry in any way possible. Which is why REXKL is celebrating the creative arts with REXKL Sessions, a 9-episode series airing every Thursday on AirAsia RedTix at https://www.airasiaredtix.com/tickets/rexkl-sessions
The link to the stream will be updated on this event page every Thursday by 8 pm. So keep your eyes peeled for it. Featuring performers like Otam, Nadhira, Helloluqman, SHN, Kavin Jay & Papi Zak, Darren Teh (An Honest Mistake), Wanted Symphony, Prakash Daniel, RESORT, and Monoriff; each episode will be free to air and we ask that you generously support the performers with donations. Show your love to the artists and REXKL by donating via this link: https://bit.ly/37VHfqd
Don't want to watch REXKL Sessions alone? Don't want to watch it at home? Come join The Back Ground from 8:30 pm to 10:30 pm every Thursday from today until 27th August 2020. Food, drinks and many other choices for you to enjoy whilst watching Malaysia's performing artists' recorded performance. Check out https://www.facebook.com/events/260576508582548/ for line up details.
Meanwhile over the weekend (Friday and Saturday), Sunset Busking at REXKL. Go hang out and chill out with their buskers. Remember to tip them if you want to request a song. Plenty of food and beverage options from The Back Ground. There's something for everyone so don't be shy, come say hello. Bring your friends and loved ones for a relaxing evening with them at 80, Jalan Sultan, KL.
The #UnrestrictedStage is an initiative to bring together Malaysian performers and creatives, to share their art, entertain and educate people who are stuck at home during the #RestrictedMovementOrder Covid-19 measures. You can check in via https://www.facebook.com/unrestrictedstage/ for all who are performing/presenting on Saturday and Sunday from noon onwards.
The Iron Fairies KL Virtual nights
Iron Fairies technically is also open from 5 pm to 12 am. But for the live music, From Wednesday to Saturday: Going Virtual Live with various artistes 10 pm each night featuring the likes of Samantha Diana, Gregory Ramanado, Emmanuel Joseph, Sepideh and more. Visit The Iron Fairies KL on their Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/theironfairieskl
Malaysian Musicians Food Bazaar 24 – 30 July 2020
Head over to the Hartamas area The week-long event will feature delicious Malaysian cuisine paired with melodious music at the iconic Link Bridge, which straddles Plaza Damas 3 and Hartamas Shopping Centre in KL. Patrons shall be able to feast on a wide variety of authentic local and international delicacies, prepared by the musicians. The sale of food shall be coupled with Live busking events at allocated spots nearby. It will also feature a Durian Fruit Stall and sales of local handicraft and speciality items.
Comedy, Theatre & Arts
Crackhouse Comedy Club
It’s our legendary Weekend Headliner night! You know them, you love them the best comedy nights in KL. With huge names from all around the world (but for now, Malaysia based because the borders are closed) you’re guaranteed to laugh until you cry! Supported by the best comics in Malaysia, all in one night we know you’re going to love them, so get your tickets and get ready to laugh, hard! Hosted by Rizal van Geyzel. With Douglas Lim and Hannan Azlan this weekend Friday and Saturday. Limited to 40 seats at the Club and 60 screens on ZOOM. Tickets (unless sold out) from https://www.douglasheadlinescrackhouse.peatix.com/view or https://zoomdougdoescrack.peatix.com/view
Open-Crack Reborn! MentiMeter Comedy Open-Mic Night – Wednesdays 29 July 2020. https://crackhouseopencrack.peatix.com. Visit Crackhouse Comedy Club's pages for details. All details visit Crackhouse's Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/crackhousekl/ for more details or https://www.facebook.com/groups/crackhouselaughsupport/
KLPac Losertown Online Premiere 25 July to 2 August 2020
Presented by The Actors Studio Seni Teater Rakyat. A musical theatre piece like no other. Catch the online premiere of a one-woman musical comedy, Losertown, directed by The Actors Studio’s director in-residence, Tung Jit Yang, from 25 July 8.30 pm to 2 August midnight on their YouTube channel via https://www.youtube.com/c/TheKualaLumpurPerformingArtsCentre.
Directed by The Actors Studio’s Director in-Residence, Tung Jit Yang, Losertown is a devised piece that packs a punch drawing from varying musical genres, stand-up comedy, and musical theatre which takes on the Hero(ine)’s Journey from The Call to Adventure to a tragi-comical stumble into the Belly of the Whale. It features multidisciplinary artist and award-winning stand-up comedian, Hannan Azlan, with musicians; Coebar Abel, Endee Ahmad, Ian Francis Khoo and Khairil Imran. If you’d like to see more shows like this, do consider making a donation to klpac or The Actors Studio via https://www.klpac.org/donations/ (indicate “Losertown” in remarks)