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* SONGWRITERS ROUND 26

Posted 11 Apr 11, 12:04:34

After a bit of a hiatus, Songwriters Round is back for two nights on the 15th and 16th of April! This time it will feature Melina William, Reza Salleh, me and Yohei Miyake (all the way from Japan). Free Admissions. Come support!!

* SUNDAY BEST SHOES

Posted 21 Apr 10, 12:04:54

Here is a live concert video of 'Sunday Best Shoes' shot in Tokyo. Features a bootleg recording of the song. I was backed by Tempered Mental and Hayakawa Takeharu. Enjoy!

* TEDXKL

Posted 22 Mar 10, 12:03:09

I am amongst the speakers at TEDxKL on the 27th of March. Topic is 'What does Malaysia need?'. Come! Everyone is welcomed!

* SONG OF THE YEAR

Posted 13 Jan 10, 11:01:51

The Malay version of my song 'I Go' [entitled 'Pergi' and sung by Aizat] won the 'Song Of The Year' award at the Anugerah Juara Lagu 24 last Sunday. Its a great honor. We dedicate this award to Yasmin Ahmad.

* INDIE BAKE

Posted 05 Jan 10, 10:01:07

[GIG ALERT!] It's been a while since I've played at No Black Tie in KL. So when some Japanese friends said they are coming to town with one of the best indie bands in Japan, I took the opportunity to put together a co-bill gig featuring the said Japanese band, ...

* TIME MAGAZINE REVIEW

Posted 09 Nov 09, 02:11:43

TIME Magazine publishes a glowing review of James Lee's 'Call If You Need Me' wherein Sunny Pang and I played lead. Deems an instant noir classic.

* WATCH WHO?

Posted 05 Nov 09, 02:11:19

On the back of MAFU and 15Malaysia, CNN listed a certain Pete Teo as one of the top 135 people to watch in their annual 'To Watch' list. Bugger. There goes the neighborhood....

* TALENTIME IN TOKYO

Posted 17 Oct 09, 01:10:02

I will be doing Q&A at the screening of Yasmin Ahmad's 'Talentime' at the Tokyo International Film Festival on the 21st of October 5pm. I will also perform a song for Yasmin by way of tribute.

* TALENTIME OST

Posted 12 Apr 09, 03:04:51

The soundtrack album for 'Talentime' is out in stores now. It includes Malay versions of all the principal songs in the film. You can buy it as a CD or download individual songs in digital format. We've published a preview facility and download codes for Maxis and Digi users here.

* SILVER AT HKIFF

Posted 04 Apr 09, 03:04:43

James Lee's latest film 'Call If You Need Me' - where I play lead - just won Silver in the Digital Competition at Hong Kong International Film Festival against a very tough field from all over Asia.

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Here's my blog. Other than regular blog entries, you'll find within an extensive archive of my published writing, interviews, reviews, news, studio diaries, indie artists' resource, collaborators information and links. You may also preview and buy my work here. It is entitled 'Not Verbose' though I am anything but. Hm.

TELEVISION

This is the project website for my second solo album 'Television'. Released in 2006, the album features top musicians from all over Asia and includes ‘Who For You?’, the title song to hit movie 'Gubra', as well as singles 'Tom' and 'Lost In America'. This site is currently under construction.

RUSTIC LIVING FOR URBANITES

This is the project website for my debut solo album 'Rustic Living For Urbanites'. Released in 2003, the album was nominated for 4 AIM awards and includes hit singles 'Jesselton Tonight' and 'Arms Of Marianne'. The site was designed by Marcus Ericsson and has won awards all over the world. Flash is required for entry >get it here<.

SONGWRITERS' ROUND

I founded and organised this grassroot event in 2002 after a visit to the Bitter End in New York. It has since grown to become one of the most influential music showcases in Malaysia. Frequented by industry scouts as well as music lovers, it has helped introduce an entire generation of new artists into the scene. This site is currently under construction.

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