KUALA LUMPUR, 9 FEBRUARY 2018 – Following the successful event of “Mirage x Kawan 10th Anniversary – PESAWAT & PLAGUE OF HAPPINESS showcase” which was previously held at Blackbox, Mall of Medini, Johor Bahru on 20 January 2018, Nyaring Records and Pramugaru Music in collaboration with Stickybox Event Mgt. are thrilled to host the second event of Mirage x Kawan showcase this 24 February 2018 at it‟s official venue, The Bee, Publika, Kuala Lumpur from 6.00pm onwards.
Two of Malaysian renowned Indie Bands – PESAWAT and PLAGUE OF HAPPINESS are celebrating their 10th Anniversary of their hit releases “Mirage and Kawan” by having a showcase to share their journey of independence, withstanding time in the music industry. It‟s main aim is also to aspire youths and young musicians in developing the music scene. Both bands will each perform a one-hour set.
PESAWAT is a Malaysian Indie Rock band based in Ampang, Selangor formed in 2005. They made their major breakthrough via the released of their first Malay single called „Mirage‟ in September 2008. Mirage topped the charts hitting no.1 spot on most radio stations soon after the song was released. To date, the song is still in rotation in most radio becoming favorites for digital charts and music platforms.
PLAGUE OF HAPPINESS started from a bond of friendship by Johorean skateborders and is a ska punk band formed in Pasir Gudang, Johor in the early 1999 with only 6 bandmates. Their first album „Kawan‟ was released in 2008 and has been a huge success ever since.
The event will also feature four special local Indie guest bands namely Alternative Rock band – the Pheelers, Groove Metal Veterans – Blind Tribe, Garage-Rock Revival band – The Fatalis and one of the most celebrated Post-Britpop band in Malaysia – Nastia.
The showcase is also supported by CK Music, Marshall Headphones, VOX Amplification and Selebriti Online. Exciting prizes from VOX and Marshall will be given away to those who attend the showcase. There will be also booth setups for aspiring young entreprenuers selling band merchandises inclusive of tshirts,
vinyl and casettes.
This music collaboration is an effort to invite youths, aspiring musicians, media partners, industry professionals and music enthusiasts from all walks of life to come celebrate Mirage x Kawan throughout it‟s 10 year success.
Venue : The Bee, Publika, Kuala Lumpur
Date : 24 February 2018, Saturday
Time : 6.00pm onwards
Tickets : Presale RM30.00 (online presale tickets : http://bit.ly/miragexkawan), at the door
Artist Line Up : Pesawat, Plague of Happiness, Pheelers, Blind Tribe, The Fatalis and Nastia
More Info : Facebook/Twitter/Instagram : @pesawatmusic @plagueofhappiness @stickybox
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