iNDRALOKA wins Leema busking festival
By Jude Toyat
TEN FINALISTS PERFORMED in the inaugural ‘Leema Waterfront Busking Festival 2015’ final held on June 13 at the Godown Amphitheatre, but it was iNDRALOKA that stole the show.
The four-piece band won the top cash prize of RM800, a trophy, and hamper. iNDRALOKA also won the ‘Leema Busker’ title with most votes received from the audience. They received RM100, a trophy, and hamper for that title.
First and second runner-up bands ‘Ameen’s Busker’ and ‘Emell feat Burnin Leaves Nation’ went home with RM500 and RM300 respectively, trophies and hampers from Leema.
The competition was judged by Cinqasa Sdn Bhd chief executive officer Amin Aznizan, Cats FM programme manager Aelma Zaidi and Sara Urusharta Sdn Bhd general manager Alan Poh.
Other bands in the competition were Sheldon Kue Chun Wun, OMG Buskers, Intan Buskers, J.A.M Buskers Project (JBP), Rawi, Zaid Ahmad, and Jarret Chin Qi Ren.
The bands were judged based on their creativity and appropriate performance, dead air, audio projection, audience support and interaction.