The Truth of Showbiz,
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Ep1. Raising the Bar for Msian Music Talent

23 Nov 2017

THE TRUTH OF SHOWBIZ

Follow Dafrosty backstage to find out the inner workings of the music business in Malaysia, through conversations with some of the most dedicated individuals in the industry, from how they sustained their passion for music, to nurturing platforms for the industry’s growth.

In this episode, Dafrosty interviews Jin Hackman, founder of Independent Label This Way Up and Raising The Bar, a well-known underground music event in KL, on his insights of music and event business.

Aiman Misri / Dafrosty

Aiman Mohd Misri, a.k.a. Dafrosty, has witnessed the growth and dominance of Malaysia’s Hip Hop scene in the past decade from multiple perspectives; recording and mixing engineer, music technology lecturer, independent record label owner and artist.

Jin Hackman

After releasing his solo album in 2008, the witty lyricist Jin Hackman captivated Malaysians with his annual Rap Up series. He has established himself as the manager of Raising The Bar, arguably the most successful Hip Hop and R&B music event brand in Malaysia to date. Venturing into the record label business with This Way Up Records last year, he has overseen the success of his first signee, Airliftz, who took the internet and local airwaves by storm over the past year.

Ep1. Raising the Bar for Msian Music Talent

In this episode, Dafrosty interviews Jin Hackman, founder of Independent Label This Way Up and Raising The Bar, a well-known underground music event in KL, on his insights of music and event business.

 

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