December 23, 2011 during 2:00 pm
Two members of Pop Shuvit were speckled during a Mystical Eve Countdown Party press discussion recently. AJ and JD were kind adequate to answer a questions we lined adult for them. Enjoy!
M.com: How does it feel to be invited to perform during a Mystical Eve Countdown Party?
JD: Definitely excited. we am unequivocally vehement given we have never played here before in a new environment. Usually, New Year’s eve parties are always hold during a common places, so this year it is going to be opposite and better!
AJ: It is also going to be a 11th year personification together as a group. I’m happy that we are still being invited to play for New Year’s eve after so long!
M.com: What are your New Year’s resolutions?
JD: The million dollar question…
AJ: For Pop Shuvit, it would substantially to get a Grammy, as we have always been aiming for one. We aim big, so each year we try to get closer and closer to that.
JD: So we substantially set one outrageous and impractical goal, though along a approach we substantially set smaller goals. So each year we set those small goals that brings us closer to a large idea of winning a Grammy.
M.com: Do we have any personal goals or any personal resolutions?
JD: *Jokes* we wish to be a solo singer-writer like Reza Salleh! Or maybe we wish to do a K-Pop manuscript and sell millions! *laughs during his comment*
M.com: Or maybe we do not trust in resolutions?
AJ: Personally we don’t, though it is good to have something like that. Like in my case, me and my mother are awaiting a baby in 3 months’ time, so we wish to be a good daddy and yield for him as many as we can.
M.com: Based on your experience, has any of your New Year’s resolutions came loyal in a past?
JD: Hmm… routinely by Jan 31st we will be like, ‘What did we put as my resolutions this year?’. *laughs*
M.com: Any skeleton in store for a entrance year? As a organisation Pop Shuvit?
JD: Despite all personal stuff, for a organisation we devise to take a song and enhance it internationally. Our code new manuscript is out, it’s called Cherry Blossom Love Affair, so we will try to foster and get it distributed by some of a informal factories in Indonesia and a Philippines. We also wish to secure a lot some-more tours in United States and Europe as well.
M.com: If Pop Shuvit fans in Malaysia would like to get their hands on your latest album, where can they go to get it?
JD: The manuscript is now being sole in any vital record stores like Rock Corner or Speedy Video. It is retailing for RM29 during a impulse and there are 12 songs in a album.
M.com: Before your Pop Shuvit days, how did we spend your New Year’s eve? And are we guys customarily bustling behaving during New Year’s eve?
JD: For a past 10 years during least, we have been bustling doing a uncover roughly each New Year’s eve. That is fundamentally a memory of New Year’s eve, behaving on theatre and doing a countdown with a rope mates, who are like a family.
AJ: At slightest they turn a ‘brothers’ on a 31st of Dec each year… *laughs*
M.com: You mentioned that we did a lot of performances during a New Year’s eve. What would be your many noted New Year’s eve performance?
AJ: Our initial opening actually…
JD: Where was it? Was that a initial New Year’s eve performance? we don’t remember…
M.com: Tell us about a one that we remember a most…
AJ: we remember one time, during one of a progressing performances and it was hold during Bukit Bintang. There was this HUGE throng from a front of Starhill where we were personification right adult to a finish of Jalan Alor! It felt so cold to finally play for such a large crowd, for all a Malaysian fans.
M.com: Was that a biggest audience that we guys have played to so far?
AJ: There were bigger crowds after that, though that was a one that left a biggest impression. We stopped Bukit Bintang from handling their normal business hours.
M.com: How has a year been for Pop Shuvit?
JD: This year has been unequivocally unequivocally good. We had a smashing initial half of a year given we started recording a manuscript given center of final year and we managed to finish it in a initial entertain of 2011. The manuscript was expelled in center of this year. Running adult to that, we also had a unequivocally large uncover this year that was a MTV World Stage that was hold during I-City in Shah Alam. That was a large uncover where we got a full on set and played with large names like Thirty Seconds to Mars, Neon Trees and Beast. The biggest thing was that a opening was that it was promote to about 60 million households. It was unequivocally outrageous broadside for a group. So that done 2011 a good year for us.
AJ: And that also kind of put Malaysian song on a universe map.
M.com: We agree. Pop Shuvit has contributed a lot to a Malaysian indie song stage over a years…
JD: We are substantially one of a initial eccentric groups to done it.
AJ: We took it and did it ourselves and done a name.
JD: Before there was an Indie blast in a Malaysia song industry…
AJ: Yeah, before Indie song became cool!