Rainforest Fringe Festival

6-15 July 2018

As a preclude for the Rainforest World Music Festival, the Rainforest Fringe lines up a festival mood in Kuching City on from 6 to 15 July.

The Fringe Festival features Sarawak music, art, craft, film, photography, food, and culture.

The 10-day fringe features activities like yoga, bamboo musical installations, exhibitions and evening performances like the First People Party.

For more information visit http://www.rainforestfringe.com/

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Music from 19 Countries will be Featured at Rainforest World Music Festival

13-15 July 2018

The 21st edition of the Rainforest World Music Festival will feature 38 bands from 19 different countries.

They are from Sarawak and Malaysia, the Philippines, the Republic of Mordovia in Russia, Comoros Islands, Brazil, Serbia, India, Isle of Skye, the United States, Chile, Spain, Indonesia, China, Guinea, Korea, Solomon Islands, Tunisia, Poland, Coted’lvoire, Mexico, Japan, France and Mali.

The bands will be performing concertsand conducting mini sessions throughout the festival.

The wellness and lifestyle sessions are back and better than ever with activities such as Tai Chi, Yoga, Line Dancing, Pilates, Wushu, Zumba, Muy Thai, Bodyjam, Sound Bath Meditation and the Tabata Challenge.

The Festival grounds, located 45 minutes from Kuching city, have expanded to include the Damai Central area, just across from Sarawak Cultural Village, where a new ‘Big Tent’ stage is set for emerging local talent.

The three-day event taking place over the weekend from July 13 to 15.

For more information visit www.rwmf.net

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Rainforest Roadshows across Malaysia

This year, the Rainforest World Music Festival brings the music to you with a roadshow to be held in Kuala Lumpur, Kota Kinabalu and Kuching, where you get to watch traditional performances, play Augmented Reality games and win tickets to the Festival.

The roadshow begins in from June 20 to 24 at the Curve in Kuala Lumpur, then later from June 25 to 26 at Suria KL.

Next stop from June 29 to July 1 is Suria Sabah Mall in KK, before ending back in Kuching at Plaza Merdeka from July 6 to 8.

At Adau will be featured at the roadshow playing a fusion of Orang Ulu and Dayak tunes with traditional instruments like the ‘Sape’ or boat lute of Borneo.

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