Inspirational Malaysian: Arddley Nicholas

We got to know Arddley Nicholas and his brother Nick Nicholas Alliun during 440 Records Fortissimo mentoring initiative (2012-2014) in Kota Kinabalu. You can imagine how absolutely thrilled we were at D5OB’s success in Asian Beat 2015! We caught up with Arddley Nicholas during a brief visit to his hometown, Tambunan, and got him to […]

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#TheKinabaluCall (Full Episode)

We embarked on an adventure to scale the highest mountain in Southeast Asia – not just for a personal sense of achievement, but to gather stories and inspiration from a community that was hit by the strongest earthquake to have affected Malaysia since 1976. Songs & Stories chatted with those who experienced the earthquake as well […]

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#TheKinabaluCall: YOU By Tony Leo

“Nine years ago, I climbed Mount Kinabalu and was devastated because I couldn’t complete the climb and returned with a black and white certificate. It came as a surprise as I was active in sports and thought it shouldn’t be much of a challenge. It took me 12 hours to get to Laban Rata instead […]

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#TheKinabaluCall: Aftermath At Mesilau

Mesilau was one of the two entrances to the summit trails of Mount Kinabalu. It used to be a tourist hotspot where one could admire the majestic mountain on the banks of Mesilau River. Songs & Stories caught up with Justin Sator, the Mesilau Sub-Station Manager who shared about the devastation that hit this area […]

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