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Glass Animals, Boy Pablo, Lost Spaces, & More Will Be Performing At Urbanscapes 2019!

Catch them at the festival, which is happening from 16 to 24 November.

Cover image via Lost Spaces Boy Pablo Ben Bentley NME

Music and art lovers, block out your calendars 'coz Malaysia's longest-running creative arts festival – Urbanscapes – is back!

Urbanscapes 2018.

Image via All Is Amazing

This year's music line-up will include international headliners Boy Pablo (21 Nov), The Drums (24 Nov), and Glass Animals (24 Nov)

The festival will also feature international acts such as British band Boy Azooga, South Korean rapper Colde, LA artist Cuco, and Taiwanese indie band Sunset Rollercoaster. 

Boy Pablo.

Image via Boy Pablo

Glass Animals.

Image via DIY Mag

Watch out for Malaysian artistes Iqbal M and Lost Spaces who will be performing during the festival too!

Iqbal M.

Image via Iqbal M.

Lost Spaces.

Image via Lost Spaces

Apart from music, colourful art installations and short films will take place throughout the city during the festival

Other new additions to the festival include:

- STATE SENSOR
– the duo from Singapore renowned for their adventures in electronic media and architectural projection mapping,
- TerryandTheCuz – with their collective mix of interactive and performance arts exhibited under the name HuRu-HaRa, and
- The Rogue Festival – a creative campaign for volunteerism, social work, education, and a showcase of the social enterprise efforts by YWCA KL.

Malaysia's prestigious short film competition - The BMW Shorties - will also be held at REXKL theatre from 16 to 24 November as part of Urbanscapes this year.

Find out other art events on the festival's line-up here.

Saishogen Work.

Image via Urbanscapes

Urbanscapes 2019 will be running for nine consecutive days, from 16 to 24 November, at multiple areas all over Malaysia

Some of the locations are Medan Pasar, River Of Life, REXKL, The Godown KL, Sentul Depot, Kwai Chai Hong, and other unique spaces in the city.

Image via Urbanscapes

Tickets are currently on sale here

You can also check out the full line-up here.

For a taste of what's to come, here's a playlist of the festival's performers:

Take a look at some of the venues where Urbanscapes will be held at:

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