Come Together For Alda

13th May 2012: Come Together: A Fundraising Event In Support Of Our Local Musician Alda Tan, At Publika, Solaris Dutamas. Here’s the menu for an Alda-themed food stall.

The stall mentioned above.

Shots with the Sony Alpha 77, Sony Carl Zeiss Distagon T* 24mm F2.0 ZA SSM and Sony Carl Zeiss Sonnar T* 135mm F1.8 ZA.

Ming of Skyward.

Charis Ow of Skyward.


So I’m Jenn sings that she is not a metalhead. What more proof than to play it with a ukulele?

Douglas Lim, emcee for the outdoor stage.

Silent Scenery, now no more.

Emcee Slyde for the Black Box stage.

I can’t remember who he was playing for.

Free Loaders Inc. brings 90’s hard rock.

Ibrahim, who did a Bob Marley cover, among other things.

Outdoors a dance crew brought hip hop.

The Metaphor, post-rock.

Soundcheck at The Bee, Publika.

Ray Cheong, funky fingerstyle maestro.

Zack Yusof of Free Deserters.

Joneil is one heck of a beatboxer.

Lionel Goh is a photobomber.

Sheryl is not a photobomber. She is an enthusiastic vocalist for An Honest Mistake.

Danny, former band member, joins in for a little rap.

Then Joneil joins in.

Darren shows us guitar yoga.

Prema Yin got soul!

Joe Loy, on bass.

Nick Davis of Rosevelt.

Roshan and Izal, brothers in maggi mee hair!

Jin Hackman, who ran Raising The Bar with Alda.

Here’s another emcee.

Rozz (left) and Poova Plachciak.

Dragon Red‘s newer members – Camaro on bass and Brandon on guitar.

Adam, screamer, and his little buddy.

K-Town Clan brings Kajang crunk!

They featured Amil, Slyde and Adam of Dragon Red.

Janet, back at The Bee.

Fuad of the famous Kyoto Protocol.

Jamie Wilson, for Jason Lo.

Jason’s kids.

Jason Lo himself. He played his radio classics, which had everybody singing along!

Estranged, looking a bit different…

…but not as different as now-bald frontman Richael, also playing a guitar. An emotional point came when he admitted that the band never really found a permanent bassist ever since Alda left.

Izal, former bassist of One Buck Short, is now with supergroup Azenders.

Also featuring Sam of Bunkface.

One of the more fun drummers to watch – Ainol of Deja Voodoo Spells!

The RE10 of Rithan.

The custom-made amp sold by Rithan.

The hat-flying mind-blowing speed-breaking shredding of Rithan.

The cool shirt.

Standard pose of Meng, of hardcore band Love Me Butch.

Syahrul loves a crowd and the crowd loves him.

Cassandra, last band of the night and possibly the heaviest.

Deejay set.

More here:
Moonshine: A Fundraiser for Alda Tan
Rockafellas Come Together
Earth Hour 2012, Pray For Alda
What Do These Bands Have In Common?

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