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ADVANCE WARNING: The Official Launch of Sunburst KL International Music Festival 2009

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The highly anticipated Sunburst KL International Music Festival 2009 is back to rock Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia for the second year. This Annual event organised by Pineapple Concert Sdn Bhd, will be held on 21st March 2009 at the Polo Pavilion, Bukit Kiara Equestrian & Country Resort, Kuala Lumpur from 2.00pm to 2.00am.

To up itself from its inaugural success, Pineapple Concerts promises this year's festival to be even more exciting, putting together 12-hours of non-stop, back-to-back live performances by renowned international names playing side by side with regional and home-grown superstars, coupled with numerous activities to cater to fans of all ages.

2009, the year of the Ox, will bring about raging performances by some of the music world's biggest names. To start off with, they are proud to announce N.E.R.D from the United States as one of the International headliners. With superstar producer / fashionista / rapper Pharrell Williams in tow, N.E.R.D is widely regarded as one of the most influential groups in the Hip-hop genre. While there are other massive International headliners lined up for Sunburst 2009, they will announce them in collaboration with their partners at a later date.

Other acts to look out for at Sunburst KL 2009 are Butterfingers, Nidji, Andra & The Backbone, Meet Uncle Hussein, Estranged, Hujan, Agrikulture, Bunkface, Maliq & D'Essential, Gerhana Ska Cinta, Estrella, Dead Mushroom, Joe Flizzow, Projek Pistol, Sixx (Singapore), 21st Night, Pesawat, They Will Kill Us All, Arabyrd, The Otherside Orchestra, Russian Winters (Australia), Juwita Suwito, Reza Salleh, Aseana Percussion Unit (APU), Cosmic Kitchen, Twilight Actiongirl, Loops Collective and many more - great mix of rock, hip-hop, R&B, pop, jazz, soul and dance.

The performers for Sunburst

The wide diversity of music genres will entertain music lovers across 6 performance stages. The Sunburst signature Sun Stage & Sky Stage will return as the main platform for the international headliners and established regional and local acts, while a massive indoor Marquee will house the Livesounds Stage and Tuborg Loud & Clear Stage showcasing the best local and regional acts in a more intimate setting.

The Speedzone Interactive Tour will feature Formula 1 & MotoGP simulators within a futuristic club feel environment with DJs pumping out as tunes as you race along your favorite track. Last but not least, the Silent Disco Arena makes its first appearance at Sunburst KL where not a single speaker will be in sight as revelers rock out to groovy tunes by A-list DJs via 300 pairs of wireless headphones.

The Sunburst KL 2009 mind-blowing experience can be attained at just one ticket price of RM203 for pre-sale tickets, or RM253 for Door Sale on show-day. Fans can get their tickets at all Axcess Tickets outlet nationwide or via online at www.axcess.com.my. The Axcess Tickets hotline at +603-7711 5000. Fur urther details on the festival, please log on to: www.sunburstkl.com

Pineapple Concerts is honored & proud to be in collaboration with the following partners for Sunburst KL International Music Festival 2009:

Supported by Kuala Lumpur Tourism Action Council & Tourism Malaysia
Presenting Sponsor: XPax
Main Sponsor: Tubor
Official Partners: Livesounds, Speedzone Interactive Tour, MTV Asia, Junk Magazine, Pavilion Kuala Lumpur and Brandavision.

Me and Matt sampled the Silent Disco.

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Adli Syahril says: Grab your tickets now! Early bird price will end on the 8th Feb.

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