Tuesday, April 29, 2014
SMALLMAN #4 and #5
These are the latest issues from this local punk traveler zinester. For the forth issue, Khairul Azizi wrote reviews of local bands' releases, Stanse from Singapore and also reviews Embrace Hall (gig venue). Also in this issue, he wrote his travelogue to Southern Thailand and Kelantan. He also got the chance to visit Khong Hae Floating Market. Interview for this issue is with a grind/noise band Shit Noise Bastards from Shah Alam. Also got an opinion about technology vs the scene and as usual hardcore/punk/grind audio reviews.
In issue 5, Azizi wrote about his trip to Medan, Indonesia and hanging out at the local punk HQ called Kancil House. He also interviewed Kancil and Tulang from the band JAHAT. There is also a travelogue during his trip to Cambodia plus as usual zines, music and b-movie reviews.