KokkaMango & KoolerKarnival

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Vans Musicians Wanted: KL 
When: Sun, August 20, 3:00pm – 6:30pm, 2017
Where: Perfect Square Space, 147A Jalan Aminuddin Baki, TTDI, Kuala Lumpur
Admission: Free
Info: Event | Venue

The Wknd Sessions, in partnership with Vans Malaysia, is seeking out the best in new and unsigned local acts, with the prize being a chance to play at the international stage of House of Vans Asia Tour 2017, as well as a grant from The Wknd Recording Fund. For the KL stop, post-hardcore titans KilleurCalculateur will showcase their chops alongside our four KL finalists MassMusic, BudakNakalHujungSimpang, ZipZieller and KokkaMango. You have cast your vote and now it's time to hear them live!


Cooler Lumpur Festival 2017 info
Fri-Sun, 18-20 Aug 2017 @ Publika, Kuala Lumpur

Exhbitions
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  • Link Art for Grabs: Purchasable indigenous art
Performances
  • Link Virtual Reality Live Art: Aimi Sekiguchi vid
  • Link Bump in the Night: Event starts at midnight
  • Link Poetically Correct: Verse and rhyme by emerging spoken word poets 
Journalism
  • Link Funding the News: Journalists face competitors everywhere
  • Link Are Malaysia Youth Informed: What information are they getting?
  • Link Data Journalism: Examples of award-winning data-driven stories
  • Link Story Telling with Data Journalism: A workshop
  • Link Newsroom Confidential: Reporting the un-reportable
  • Link The Road to Radicalisation: Are Malaysians being radicalised?
Politics
  • Link Life Lessons from the Real World: Nationalism
  • Link Digital Democracy: Tentacles of Google, Facebook, Microsoft & Apple
Writing
  • Link Alternative Bookfest: Eighty indie publishers
  • Link So, You Want to Get Published? What agents & publishers want
  • Link Book Launch: Hedonistic Kuala Lumpur
  • Link Nevertheless, She Persisted: Writing as challenge
  • Link Zan Azlee: Writings of a walking contradiction
  • Link Manifestos for a Better Malaysia: If I am Prime Minister
  • Link Writing Across Difference: Diversity of voices, diversity of medium
  • Link New Content Formats: Content is king but his palace is a minefield
  • Link New Forms of Writing: Designed for mobile and smartphone reading
  • Link Sci-Fi Writing Workshop: By Taiyo Fujii, Nihon SF Taisho Award winner
  • Link Kiss My Astronaut: Bite-sized content bootcamp
  • Link Words that Bite: Fire in the Hole
Green
  • Link Low Carbon Country: Reducing carbon emissions by 45% by 2030
  • Link Weather: Workshop on sensing the atmosphere and climate 
  • Link Millennials: The greenest generation a hint to businesses
  • Link Food Evolution: GMO Food
Future
  • Link July 2037: What will life be like 20 years from now?
  • Link Days of Future Past: Fascination of dystopia
Technology
  • Link Startup Hubs in SEA: A survey by the British Council
  • Link Not Child's Play: Gaming subculture has turned from nerd to juggernaut
  • Link Internet of Things: Red Pill or Blue Pill? 
Women
  • Link Geek Girl Rising: Being a geek is hard; being a geek girl is even harder
  • Link The Perempuan Problem: What do women want?
  • Link The Tudung Anthology: 10 writers discuss women-only anthology
  • Link Equal Partnership: Couples who create a balanced power-dynamic
Film-Making
  • Link Short Films: From backroom to forefront in the YouTube era 
  • Link BMW Shorties: From backroom to forefront in the YouTube era
  • Link Coffee with Hussain Currimbhoy: Introduction to Sundance
Others
  • Link New Art: White walls of paintings or digital art?
  • Link Animation Unarchived: History of Malaysian animation 
  • Link Tokyo Idols: Pop music industry 
  • Link No Outside Food Allowed: One-night only dinner prepared by refugees