November 25, 2017
BUDAK NAKAL HUJUNG SIMPANG
A breath of fresh air in the Malaysian independent music scene, Budak Nakal Hujung Simpang is a reggae/ Nusantara Ska band with the melodic chops and stage charisma that have made them festival darlings, holding crowds at the International Reggae Festival Malaysia, Concert Jom Heboh Pulau Pinang, and Skankin Festival among others.
The 10-piece outfit comprising of John Bear on vocals; Ameer on guitar; Suffren on bass; Fiffi on keyboard; Haziq on percussion, Sam on drums; with Hakim, Syed, Montel and Iz holding fort in the horn section – Budak Nakal Hujung Simpang have made appearances on TV (Selamat Pagi Malaysia on RTM1), as well as opened for Noh Salleh Acoustic Night, and Indonesian outfit Payung Teduh.
Currently in the running for top spot in the House of Vans Asia competition, Budak Nakal Hujung Simpang is definitely a music act to watch out for.