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20th november 2005 - Troubaganger @ La Bodega

performed at Troubaganger @ La Bodega... we played Karma Chameleon (Culture Club), Haven't You Got A Clue?, Can't Take My Eyes Off You (Andy Williams), Cry A Little, Soul To Squeeze (Red Hot Chili Peppers), Lagu Malas, What Should I Say? and Mungkin Nanti (Peterpan) with Fikri on lead vocals... other performers were Rhapsody, Gracecars, Couple, Jay, Justin Chan, Kevin Broken Scar and Lurks...

9th november 2005 - Jack Daniel's Friends of Jack

performed as guest band with Ben's Bitches and Radio Flyers at Thai Club for the Jack Daniel's Friends of Jack event... we played The Spider & The Fly (the Rolling Stones), Pretend Sometime, Can't Take My Eyes Off You (Andy Williams), Cry A Little, Haven't You Got A Clue? and Soul To Squeeze (Red Hot Chili Peppers)...  

22nd october 2005 - Christy & Khew's Wedding

did a 17-song set at our friends Christy & Khew's wedding reception at the Palace of Golden Horses' Royal Ballroom... we played Peaceful, Easy Feeling (the Eagles), Across The Universe (the Beatles), Words (Bee Gees), It Took A While, Have You Ever Seen The Rain? (CCR), Kiss Me (Sixpence None The Richer), Truly, Madly, Deeply (Savage Garden), Baby, I Love Your Way (Peter Frampton), Wonderful Tonight (Eric Clapton), Till There Was You (the Beatles), You've Got A Friend (Carole King), Jambalaya (the Carpenters), Karma Chameleon (Culture Club), Cry A Little, Soul To Squeeze (Red Hot Chili Peppers), Can't Take My Eyes Off You (Andy Williams) and For The First Time (Kenny Loggins)...  congratulations again to the newlyweds...

4th september 2005 - Mokhtar's Party

did a 15-song set at our friend Mokhtar's private dinner party in Subang... played The Spider & The Fly (the Rolling Stones), Across The Universe (the Beatles), Pretend Sometime, Apokalips (M. Nasir), Honky Tonk Women (the Rolling Stones), Redemption Song (Bob Marley), Mungkin Nanti (Peterpan), Karma Chameleon (Culture Club), Every Rose Has It's Thorn (Poison), It Took A While, Wonderful Tonight (Eric Clapton), Knockin' On Heaven's Door (Bob Dylan), Wise Up, Lagu Malas, Can't Take My Eyes Off You (Andy Williams)...

28th august 2005 - Majlis Penutup Sukan Antara Fakulti UITM

we did a short set to close the Sukan Antara Fakulti event at UITM, Shah Alam... played Apokalips (M. Nasir), Pretend Sometime and Lagu Malas...

25th august 2005 - VR1 @ Hartamas Square

performed at an event called VR1 which is held weekly at Hartamas Square... we did Pretend Sometime, Apokalips (M. Nasir), Wise Up, Karma Chameleon (Culture Club) and Lagu Malas... other performers on the evening were Hermedicus, Estranged and Dragon Red...

21st august 2005 - Troubadours @ La Bodega

we played as special guests to Meor and Azmyl Yunor at Troubadours at La Bodega... we did Pretend Sometime, Mengapa Marah?, Can't Take My Eyes Off You (Andy Williams) and Lagu Malas...

29th july 2005 - Sunrise Jazz & Rhythm Fest

the band played a five-song song set at the Sunrise Jazz & Rhythm Fest at Plaza Mont'Kiara Courtyard... we did Pretend Sometime, Mengapa Marah?, Can't Take My Eyes Off You (Andy Williams), Wise Up and Lagu Malas... other performers that evening were JR5, Gerhana Ska Cinta and Amir Yussof...

16th july 2005 - Songwriters Round 19

Ariff did a solo performance at Pete Teo's Songwriters Round 19 at Alexis, Great Eastern Mall, Ampang... together in the round were Shanon Shah, Eugene Ng and Izzy Mohamed... Ariff played No Longer Blue, She Once Said and When I Am King in the first set and It Took A While, Lagu Malas and Find Me in the second set... Aie later got on stage during the open-mic part of the show and played The End...

24th, 25th & 26th june 2005 - KLue / Starbucks Music Series

did three dates for the june series of the KLue / Starbucks Music Series event... the first show we did was at Starbucks Coffee, Uptown and we played The Spider And The Fly (the Rolling Stones), Pretend Sometime, Mengapa Marah?, The End, Can't Take My Eyes Off You (Andy Williams) and Lagu Malas... the second show was at Starbucks Coffee, The Curve and we played The Spider And The Fly (the Rolling Stones), Pretend Sometime, The End, Wise Up, Across The Universe (the Beatles) and Lagu Malas... the third show we played for the series was at Starbucks Coffee, Pusat Bandar Damansara where we played Karma Chameleon (Culture Club), Pretend Sometime, The End, Mengapa Marah?, Wise Up and Lagu Malas... Lucy In The Loo and Telebury did their sets after us on all three dates...

11th june 2005 - Kolej Tuanku Ja'afar Prom - Le Meridien Hotel

The Sofa Sessions with Aie on percussions did a four-song set at Kolej Tuanku Ja'afar's Prom... started-off with Pretend Sometime followed by Can't Take My Eyes Off You (Andy Williams), Karma Chameleon (Culture Club) and finished the set with Wonderful Tonight (Eric Clapton)...

30th may 2005 - Music Canteen / Taylors College Battle of the Bands build-up - Taylors College, Subang

Shahril & Ariff did a set at Taylors College parking area during lunchtime as build up to this year's Taylors College Battle of the Bands... we played Karma Chameleon (Culture Club), Jambalaya (the Carpenters), Pretend Sometime, Hotel Yorba (White Stripes) and Lagu Malas...

7th may 2005 - Music Canteen / Pan Global Tour - Mahkota Parade, Melaka

Shahril & Ariff played for Music Canteen / Pan Global Insurance's nationwide tour held at Mahkota Parade, Melaka... we played Pretend Sometime, Mengapa Marah?, Every Rose Has It's Thorn (Poison) and Lagu Malas... Throne Away performed right after we finished our set...  

15th & 16th april 2005 - KLue / Starbucks Music Series

did two dates at the launching of Starbucks Coffee at Cheras Leisure Mall... we played Pretend Sometime, Lovefool (the Cardigans), Mengapa Marah?, Sarajevo Boy and Lagu Malas on the first night and did Haven't You Got A Clue?, Mengapa Marah?, Sarajevo Boy, Pretend Sometime, Across The Universe (the Beatles), Lagu Malas and Lovefool (the Cardigans) on the second night... Jerome Kugan and Yuri & Ash performed with us on both nights...  

6th april 2005 - Troubadours @ Paul's Place

Shahril and Ariff played as a twosome at Troubadours @ Paul's Place, part of a week-long regional singer-songwriter event, KL sIng-song 2005, organised by artsee.net...  we played Pretend Sometime, Lagu Malas, Mengapa Marah? and Every Rose Has It's Thorn (Poison)... other performers for the event were Ronnie Khoo, Izzy, Warren & Abigail, Peter Hassan Brown, Meor, Oppie Andaresta, Kartini Kasuma, Kelvin Tan, June Somsin Sangkeaw, Reza Salleh, Ben Liew, Azmyl Yunor, Jerome Kugan and Tan Sei Hon... 

25th march 2005 - Monash University's Debate Society Jam Session

Nazneen and Ariff played at Monash University's Debate Society Jam Session.. Nazneen played her new song, temporarily titled (Broken) Coffee Mug and then we did Lovefool (the Cardigans), Across The Universe (the Beatles) and Lagu Malas... other performers for the evening were Iqbal Halim and Eddie G...

11th march 2005 - Monash University's Communications Bash

played at Monash University's Communications Bash... we played Pretend Sometime for the opening set before Nazneen and her brother, Iqbal, did a duet on Doa Buat Kekasih (Ramli Sarip & Khatijah Ibrahim) in the second set with Shahril on bass... for the last set, we played Lovefool (the Cardigans) and Across The Universe (the Beatles)...

26th february 2005 - Naza Motors' Award and Appreciation Night

performed at Naza Motors' Awards and Appreciation Night at Holiday Villa Hotel, Subang... played Karma Chameleon (Culture Club), Pretend Sometime, Lovefool (the Cardigans), Mengapa Marah? and Across The Universe (the Beatles)...  Julian Mokhtar & the Saturday Night Specials did a set earlier in the evening and Helmi Gimmick performed after us...

19th february 2005 - KLue / Starbucks Music Series

played at KLue and Starbucks Music Series event held at Starbucks Coffee, Ikano Power Centre... songs we played were Lovefool (the Cardigans), Pretend Sometime, Sarajevo Boy, Lagu Malas and Across The Universe (the Beatles)...  Seihon, Lied and Qings & Kueens were the main performers for the event and thank you Warren from KLue for slotting us in as the fourth and final act for the evening...

5th february 2005 - Tsunami Charity gig

with Nazneen still away, Shahril and Ariff played at a tsunami charity gig as a twosome on a very, very sunny Saturday morning at Balai Seni Lukis Negara in Jalan Tun Razak...  started our set with It Took A While followed by Pretend Sometime and a very good friend of the band, Nan Blues, who did his set earlier, joined us on stage for Lagu Malas where he played the harmonica and sang backing vocals, Nan then took over on lead vocals and guitar when we played Blues Gang's Apo Nak Di Kato as our closing number... other performers that day were Electroprimitive, Freelove, Kartini, Meor, Nik, Alone and Azmyl Yunor... thank you Seihon for inviting us to play at the event...

12th january 2005 - Charity Concert in aid of the Malaysian Tsunami Disaster Fund

with Nazneen in Belgium and Shahril busy with Soft Touch, Ariff played a solo gig at the new Paul's Place in Jalan Klang Lama... the event was a charity concert organised by Karen Nunis Blackstone in aid of the Malaysian Tsunami Disaster fund... Ariff played It Took A While, She Once Said, Close Your Eyes and Lagu Malas... other performers on the night were Kohl, Julian Mokhtar, Eva, Karen Nunis Blackstone, 360 Degrees Head Rotation, Ben's Bitches and Tempered Mental...

17th december 2004 - Chillout @ Paulie's

played our first gig at chillout @ paulie's at Paul's Place, Uptown... played Lovefool (the Cardigans), Pretend Sometime, Amber, It Took A While, Sarajevo Boy and Lagu Malas... other performers that night were Tom Waits Allison, Khai, Broken Scar and Nan...

15th december 2004

the "unofficial" official beginning of the sofa sessions... at Mokhtar's studio and what was effectively our third practice together, we decided to record the session and did a few live takes of four songs... Sarajevo Boy, Pretend Sometime, It Took A While and Lagu Malas... three of the songs are in the sofa sessions' first CD...

1st december 2004

the first time the three of us got together to play some music as a band... at Paul's Place to practice for a gig on the 4th of december 2004... the gig eventually got cancelled...

 

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