Saturday, August 19th 2006: Hardcore Kick Cup 2006 @ Subang Jaya
Pixs from the matches:
A newly-formed small distribution carrying a number of zines, cassettes, cds, buttons, stickers and t-shirts.
Apart from releasing and distributing cds and cassettes of DIY bands, they also have huge list of political literatures and zines.
Pusat Komas is a popular communications center set up in August 1993 after two years of close consultation among several grassroot organisations and individuals in Malaysia. It was established with the main intention of servicing the organising needs of groups involved in a whole range of issues in Malaysia today.
The tools used are based on Popular Communications (PC) which was originally developed in Latin America by popular educators and community organizers who applied this method of using creative and participatory forms of communication for organizing work among the rural farmers.
Today, PC has been innovated by its practitioners according to their soclo-cultural context, economic-political environment and most important of all, the appropriate needs of the grassroot people.
Propamedia DIY Distribution
Formed since 2000, Propamedia distributes, releases, produces and prints DIY & independent music, merchandise and literature. They are also a part of the local and South East Asia DIY touring/gigs network.
A small distribution carrying mostly cool DIY punk rock releases.
It is safe to say that F:Codes is an almost anonymous stensiL and graffiti artists collective and amazingly, the group has been around for 11 years.
Putting foward stensil graffiti and wheat pasting as their main agenda that according to them those were used to be the medium which is synonymous to the hc punk ideology and culture.
Recently, they have put out their first ever short film, documenting their previous and recent works, setting to educate and arm people back with spray paint and wheat paste.
Being an active collective of individuals, Papakerma, put out and distributes various kind of international and local band releases beside than holding gigs and benefit and organising touring bands and prints t-shirt for their tour.
Recently the group, published a book compilling the works of blog writers called “Goblog”.
Food Not Bombs (Kuala Lumpur)
Food Not Bombs Kuala Lumpur is an independent and action-oriented organization committed in providing free foods and basic necessities to those in need, and hope to integrate the less fortunate back into society and to be a case study of a loving and caring community.
FNBKL has been consistently serving free food to the homeless for 6 years at Jalan Bukit Nenas, Kuala Lumpur, and has also participated in various activities regarding social change.
Broken Vinyl Records is a Malaysian based, independent record label.