June 13, 2017


- For Immediate Release –


JOHOR BAHRU – Johor Bahru: International Festival City (JB:IFC) is proud to co-present the Johor Bahru Piano Festival 2017 on the 16th of June at the brand-new Amari...

June 8, 2017

Yup, there is a VCR Day, believe it or not! Look it up and maybe, just maybe, there is a Pisang Goreng Day too where you are allowed to gobble down as many of those oily-yet-utterly-satisfying banana fritters. If you're 20 years old and under, you've probably never dea...

June 1, 2017


If this mixtape was a recipe, it's one for the best Rojak ever. 

Serving up the best rojak playlist yet, get your earphones ready for a good serving of this masterful dish to berbuka puasa with. Here's a little sneak peek into the mixtape for starters:

First, we have N...

May 12, 2017

I don't know about you but isn't the month of May a little of an awkward month? It sits in the middle of the year, neither there nor here, parallel to the weather situation in JB. We feel ya, mi amigos! 

Here are a few of our event picks for the month to keep your inspi...

May 8, 2017


If you're looking for eclectic, you've come to the right place!

From the reggae grooves of "Clint Eastwood" to the classic rock and roll sound of The Knack to morgxn's retro, country-tinged "xx" we've got you covered.

Seeing as the Gorillaz have returned after a long a...

April 13, 2017

YES, you read right: JB:IFC and Malaysia's top denim store's brand-new retail space, Kronoz, are bringing PREP to Johor Bahru this April 30th! With widespread critical support and radio love from BBC Radio 1, 1Xtra, KCRW, and Beats1, PREP is a top act to watch. The ban...

April 12, 2017

Imagine playing Mario on your Gameboy, and mixing and matching the sound effects into a head-bopping tune. Before you know it, BAM! you’re a chiptune musician! 

Of course, it’s not as easy as it sounds. Born and raised in Selayang, 24-year-old chiptune musician Que Izha...

April 10, 2017

We’re sure you’ve heard it all before: Donate your spare change to supporting the arts, and thus contribute positively to the social welfare of the local community. Which is all well and good, but let’s be honest - potential funders certainly have more questions they’d...

March 31, 2017


Top 40 ain't got nothin' on us, not in March at least!

This playlist is pretty eclectic I would say, picking a string of tracks from our individual playlists.

Kicking off the mixtape is Cheapest Flight by a young London-based electronica-jazz band, PREP which got our f...

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