PHOTOS: Music and more during the Rainforest World Music Festival

This year, the Rainforest World Music Festival (RWMF) made its 21st appearance at the Sarawak Cultural Village, Kuching Malaysia. A one-of-a-kind festival, RWMF succeeded in bringing world musicians from different part of the globe to rock at the foot of Mount Santubong. On top of the world-class music, there are plenty of

Your ultimate guide to Malaysian nasi goreng

Nasi goreng, which literally translates to “fried rice” in Malay, has ignited a few cross-country fights over the past few years. The most famous incident was when former England footballer Rio Ferdinand twitted “Nasi goreng lunch… Keeping it local in Singapore.” Indonesians were quick to correct Ferdinand saying nasi goreng is not

10 types of festival goers at the Rainforest World Music Festival

Rainforest World Music Festival (RWMF) is like any other music festival where people from all ages and countries come together in the name of music. Organised annually at Sarawak Cultural Village in Kuching, Malaysia, the three-day event features performances from traditional music to contemporary world music. As interesting as the performers are

Five exhibitions you missed at the Old Courthouse during Rainforest Fringe Festival 2018

The recently ended Rainforest Fringe Festival (RFF) was a celebration of music, art, crafts, film, photography, food and culture. The 10-day event from July 6 to 15 was a prelude to the world renowned Rainforest World Music Festival (RWMF). This year, RFF organised activities at several venues around Kuching city including Malaysia’s