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November Music Releases 7

Maroon 5 – Red Pill Blues Release Date: 3 November 2017 ‘Red Pill Blues’ sees Maroon 5 veering away from its pop-rock roots and dabbling in a new genre: a mellow, EDM-tinged pop that has been dominating the radio waves lately. Its lead single, ‘What Lovers Do’ feat. SZA, remains a popular favourite. It bounces along over a funky mid-tempo groove, and Adam Levine’s falsetto really brings the chorus to life.

A Tapestry of Malaysian Stories II 3

For the past 4 years, StageCraft, Johor Bahru, has successfully staged a year-end production dubbed the Annual Drama Cornucopia. This year, they will be presenting ‘A Tapestry of Malaysian Stories II’ under the Johor Bahru: International Festival City (JB:IFC) calendar, and is co-presented by Think City. ‘A Tapestry of Malaysian Stories II’ will run on 24th November at 8pm and 25th November 2017 at 3pm at Setia Convention Arena @ Tropika Welcome Centre, Setia Tropika. Tickets are

The Biggest Artist of 2017: Post Malone

Post Malone has officially emerged as Hip-Hop’s biggest bona fide “rockstar!” The new single from the multiplatinum chart-topping Dallas, Texas, USA, artist —“rockstar” featuring 21 Savage (produced by Tank God & Louis Bell) is the “#1 Song Worldwide,” setting a new streaming record. It shattered Apple Music’s one-week record total for a single song with 25 million streams worldwide and 22.5 million U.S. streams. As the biggest single debut of 2017, “rockstar” skyrocketed to

Yoga Entrepreneur Builds Global Brand from Bali 3

In 2014, Canadian surfer/yogi, Chad Turner sold all his belongings and decided to move to Bali, Indonesia, to develop a range of super colourful, luxury yoga mats made from recycled plastic bottles. Since then Yoga Design Lab’s (YDL) footprint has grown to 40+ countries, and across more than 300 retailers. “I was seated in the back of a packed yoga class while on vacation. Looking around, all I saw was

Editor's Note 2

The 4th Iskandar Malaysia Social Hero Awards 2017 once again awarded deserving individuals and organisations for their valuable contributions to the society.  It’s always reassuring that the good guys still exist and celebrated for their selfless acts. Post Malone is currently the biggest artist of 2017. He has officially emerged as Hip-Hop’s biggest bona fide “rockstar” with his new single hitting the number one spot globally! In Disney.Pixar’s “Coco,” aspiring musician Miguel

From Love to Unlove; What Can You Do? Part 1 1

No matter how deep you feel the love; there will be moments you will feel unlove feelings towards him/her. We know the process of duality in a relationship is inevitable, but if you can feel love, expect to experience the unlove moments too. Once you are conscious of it, the next step is grounding yourself in compassion. Stop projecting blames Projecting blames can cause one to withdraw. Whenever you feel

Thor: Ragnarok

Release date: 26th October 2017 Genre: Action-Adventure Director: Taika Waititi Producer: Kevin Feige Executive Producers: Louis D’Esposito, Victoria Alonso, Brad Winderbaum, Thomas M. Hammel, Stan Lee Story by: Craig Kyle & Christopher Yost and Eric Pearson (credit not final) Screenplay by: Eric Pearson Cast: Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, Cate Blanchett, Idris Elba, Jeff Goldblum, Tessa Thompson, Karl Urban with Mark Ruffalo and Anthony Hopkins (Credits not final)               Synopsis: Thor is

Sam Smith’s "Too Good At Goodbyes"

Following on from the breakout global success of his debut album, “In The Lonely Hour”, Sam Smith announced his highly anticipated new single “Too Good At Goodbyes” released via Capitol Records worldwide. “Too Good At Goodbyes” is the first new music from Sam Smith since the release of his #1 hit, the James Bond theme song “Writing’s On The Wall” in 2015. Written with longstanding collaborator Jimmy Napes and Stargate,

The Kid From The Big Apple 2

Director Jess Teong is no longer a newbie as she gears up for the release of her upcoming sequel to the highly-acclaimed 2016 Malaysian film, The Kid From The Big Apple, set to be released nationwide on 16th November 2017, followed by other countries such as Singapore, Hong Kong, and Taiwan. Jess Teong, who began her career at the age of 25 behind a receptionist desk at a modelling agency,

October Music Releases 5

Beck – Colors Release Date: 13th October 2017 ‘Colors’ is American musician Beck’s upcoming thirteenth studio album. The album was recorded with Beck and producer Greg Kurstin playing nearly every instrument themselves between 2013 and 2017. In this album, Beck moves away from sumptuous folk toward a retro sound while approaching the music with his customary level of invention. The Tide – Young Love Release Date: 13th October 2017 ‘Young Love’ is