Malaysia’s Sungei Wang Music Fest has announced a packed lineup for its event in Kuala Lumpur this weekend featuring Noh Salleh, Lunadira, Hullera and more.
The musical festivities kick off Friday, June 24 at Sungei Wang Shopping Plaza in Kuala Lumpur with the “Straight Outta Carpark” hip-hop stage featuring rappers Dato’ Maw, Guccimith, Herbal Candy and more. The main music festival will take place all weekend on June 25 and 26.
Artists like Midnight Fusic will join Noh Salleh and Lunadira, experimental rockers Ramayan, post-hardcore band Transitions and Golden Mammoth, among others, at the main music festival, which kicks off at 5 p.m. daily.
Tickets for the Sungei Wang Music Fest are available now. The three-day pass costs MYR 106, while a one-day admission ticket is available for MYR 74.20. All tickets include access to the Sungei Wang Music Fest Flea Market, which begins today (June 23) and will continue until the festival ends on June 26.
This is the first music festival to be held in Kuala Lumpur’s famous downtown mall, which hosted a famous performance by the Backstreet Boys in 1996.
Noh Salleh’s band Hujan celebrated their 16th anniversary last year with four special themed concerts. The four themes signified different eras in the band’s history, from their 2008 EP “1, 2, 3, GO!”, to their 2010 single “Kotak Hati” and a reference to their 2012 album “Sang Enemy”. . The band’s latest release came in the form of the EP ‘Pelangi Dan Kau’ in 2020.
Lunadira completed two live showcases for her 2020 collaborative EP “Tangerine” with producer Reddi Rocket last month. The singer last appeared on Malaysian rapper Dinho’s debut album ‘1999’, lending her vocals to the track ‘Honest’.
The full Sungei Wang Music Fest lineup is as follows:
“Straight Outta Carpark” Hip-Hop Scene (June 24)
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Music Day (June 25 and 26)
Gerhana Ska Cinta
Late night frequency
Joanna & Co.