There's something for everyone at the biggest #ChurpOut yet. Here's what you can expect from us:
Got someone you'd like to dunk? Tell @Xpaxsays #Whatchuwant & #ChurpOut2012 who they are! You can nominate yourself too by simply tweeting with the keywords. Once you're shortlisted for the dunk, turn up at the Whatchuwant Dunk N' Draw booth, GET WET and grab yourself a lucky numbered prize to get your hands of the awesome including;
Samsung 40" Smart Full HD LED TV
Pioneer Blu - ray Front Surround System
Samsung Galaxy Tab 2.0 7 inch
Samsung Galaxy S3
Nikon Coolpix Waterproof AW100
H&M Gift Card, Starbucks vouchers & MORE!
1) Mention @Xpaxsays on Twitter, include the keywords #Whatchuwant & #ChurpOut2012 to get dunked and win those prizes!
2) Wait for @Xpaxsays to mention you and your friends on Twitter to gain an Express Pass to get dunked at #ChurpOut2012. Your name will appear on the leaderboard below.
3) Be prepared to get wet and lucky at #ChurpOut2012 - Just head on over to the Whatchuwant Dunk N' Draw booth, show us the tweet to you from @Xpaxsays and you're ready to go!
Be on this leaderboard for the Whatchuwant Dunk N' Draw at #ChurpOut2012 to gain an express pass to get dunked and win awesome prizes or even any of the WHATCHUWANT gadgets! Gaining the Express Pass would mean that you can skip the queue to get dunked. Time to get wet!
Time to unleash your artistic talents!
1. Head on to the Xpax booth at the Fun Circuit and register yourself for the Whatchuwant Pimp My Ride contest happening at 3.15 pm. Spaces are limited, so save your spot quickly!
2. Pimp out your very own model car as creatively as possible.
The best pimped-out design wins a Samsung Galaxy SIII, and you get to keep your pimped-out car too!
Besides being a producer, author, educator, and entrepreneur; if there's been any 1 person who has pushed the boundaries of Malaysian DJ-ing in the past 12 years, popular consensus would point to it being DJ Fuzz. Catch him and 2 of his Beat Kitchen graduates on the ChurpOut stage.
Spinning tunes is not that easy after all; "it takes a lot of practice", according to Patricia K. Also a graduate from DJ Fuzz's Beat Kitchen, she spins regularly and dedicates part of her time to mixing new tunes.
After a recent medical scare, Daphne Iking was determined to get serious with her bucketlist and one of the items included being a DJ! After graduating from the Beat Kitchen academy established by DJ Fuzz, she is more than ready to get on stage and spin some tunes.
Comprising five talented and energetic members, ManHanD, form the latest up and coming band with a distinct Cantonese hip-hop and rap flavour. With their group name defining attitude and respect, their one-of-a- kind music has been recognised at the PWH Music Awards 2008 winning them Best Group, Best Song and Best Album Design accolades. At the GCMA Music Awards, they also clinched the title of Best Chinese Singers of Malaysia. With this, they continue to strive to create something different by scouting for local talents who desire to collaborate on and complete songs they have composed.
Living and breathing rock music with a passion are the members of local band Daydream. The six-man band take on multiple roles of singers/songwriters, and made their debut in the local music scene with their inaugural album, 'dayDream' in 2010.
Freedom Dance Studio
(featuring Project Elementz)
Established in 2005, Project Elementz started out as one of the most well-known breakdance crews in Malaysia. It has since expanded its repertoire and transformed into one of the most powerful dance crews around, boasting a wide variety of dance styles and elements. Under the leadership of Jacob Tay, founder of Project Elementz and Freedom Dance Studio, Project Elementz has been making waves in many dance competitions in Malaysia and Asia.
The Youtube sensation Jinny Boy & Reuben Kang melted the hearts of Malaysians with their short film productions. The duo is about to launch their exclusive merchandise ranging from wrist bands to T-shirts. Be the first to get your hands on their exclusive merchandise at #ChurpOut 2012.
It all started with the love of transforming imagination into film. Founded by Roy & Jared on 11.11.11. Grim Film is also the Top 10 finalist of BMW Shorties 2011. We like to dance. And make awesome films as well of course!
One of whom started from curiosity to hobby which then turned into passion. He's a self-taught cinematographer / editor who inspires to make full use of his abilities and keeping faith in helping raw uprising talents to achieve their passion.
Malaysian Ukulele Group
The ukulele has been making waves in Malaysia recently, and now here's a group to take it further - the Malaysian Ukulele Group. This is a group where ukulele enthusiasts come together to perform, share tips, and even hold classes. With their monthly meet-ups, the Malaysian Ukulele Group has grown and flourished, and has members from all around Malaysia.
Co-founded by two young, high spirited cheerleaders at 21 years of age, Cheer Aces have flourished into a company that caters to everything from training cheerleaders, to choreographing and even music editing. But of course, their signature offering has got to be their unparalleled performances for various events!
Silence Speaks consist of 5 members from different career backgrounds and walks of life. Majoring in Alternative, Pop, Ambient Rock, Silence Speaks is not just merely a Rock band chasing for fame, rather, we're a band and that writes messages of hope relatively for music lovers who are passionate about embracing life. We're Freedom & Inspirational writers where life & music is our greatest inspiration. Love music? Love Silence Speaks! - "When words can't describe what you feel within your inner being, hear the SILENCE SPEAKS, hope occurs".
EDC is a musical percussion group that incorporates everyday objects / recyclable materials that are turned into musical percussion instruments. It's a FUN event where participants can empower each other in the act of celebrating community and life together through rhythm and music.In Eco-Drum Circle, as in life, music is supposed to be all about healing the spirit. It's an accessible, flexible and proven approach in fostering creativity, community and wellness.
It brings people together to share an interactive rhythm experience that is most importantly of all FUN."
News that performing arts is dead in Malaysia has been greatly exaggerated and we're here to show you otherwise. At the upcoming Churp Churp festival, Kakiseni will be on hand with a couple of radical new performances that we promise will blow your mind. And don't forget to catch our artists for an experience so creative and entirely interactive that you won't think that Malaysian performing arts is anything but alive and kicking!
You've heard her on the radio; now catch the lovely Linora as she hosts ChurpOut 2012! This little lady may be small in size but she comes with MANY surprises. With a bubbly personality, an infectious smile, and a go getter attitude; our alpha is here to light up the stage and make sure everyone knows how they can have a good time at ChurpOut 2012.
SF by SazzyFalak
An online shopping site by Sazzy Falak. It carries Bohemian and Street fashion pieces. The pieces on SF bySazzyFalak range from handpicked items around the world to exclusively designed pieces by the fashionista herself. Sazzy's puts her own personal touch and inspiration into styling the outfits in SFbySazzyFalak.
Joyce Wong a.k.a KinkyBlueFairy
KinkyBlueFairy has been a prominent blogger for almost nine years churning blogposts on fashion, travel, food and personal experiences. AKA Joyce Wong, her offline activities include being an emcee, judge, event organiser, fashion creator, and public speaker & consultant on social media. Occasionally, she also plays the role of model and DJ. Her booth will be selling items she's collected from all over Asia and Europe during her extensive travels.
Audrey a.k.a FourFeetNine
This is Audrey and she is literally four feet nine. This petite lady is a top Japanese Fashion blogger known from Malaysia to Japan and she is joining us at ChurpOut to share her know-how with you. Just try not to lose her in the crowd.
Ringo a.k.a Cheesie
Cheese is supposed to be yellow but her blog is pink. And the best blogs are pink. Winner of NAPBAS Best Fashion Blog, Cheesie is among Malaysia's most entertaining and witty bloggers when it comes to travel and fashion. Meet her at ChurpOut and get to know the not so cheesy but very fashionable blogger.
She has rummaged through her blossom box of all things she loves to share them with you, so get it before someone else does! Want tips on mixing and matching? Come talk to Jezmine and she'll share a trick or 2 so you can score the look you want.
Ming a.k.a The Childlike Empress
"I always wanted to get rid of my clothes but i never do so...I know i said it like a thousand time that I wanted to sell my clothes but it never happen. The reason behind because I love it all very much. It's just hard for me to let it go. I always keep it but never wear it. Well I think it's time for me to let it all go. haha yea FINALLY huh~. I really wanted to share my pre-love treasure with you gals out there who love my style and my blog. Seeing people looking good in my clothes just makes my day. To all pre-love bugs out there this is all yours!"
Looking for a Cin City look? This is your chance! Cindy has got some pre-loved goodies for sale and you can not only buy some of her stuff, you can get some fashion tips from this lovely lass too. If she's got a dress for every occasion, she's got just the thing for you too. So you've got no excuses NOT to come say hello and talk to Cindy!
Someone with a sense of style that is far from "peliks". Come raid Maria Elena's closet of preloved goodies and talk to the blogger herself. You've followed her tweets, you've read her blogs, and you've liked her facebook. Now you can sample her styles.
Audrey & Cheesie are obsessed with Japanese fashion! "But we shop too much hence the need to clear our closets! Come take our stuff off our hands! Some Foruchizu items will also be available. We created Foruchizu because we wanted to bring Japanese trends to Malaysia. Pieces are selected according to our personal taste and style. Come and say hi to us!"
Co-founded by Vivy Yusof and Fadzarudin Anuar, FashionValet is an online shopping website featuring clothes, shoes and even accessories from Malaysia and other Asian regions. With the vision of creating a bridge in between homegrown high fashion designers and the mass-market, FashionValet lets everyone shop from the comfort of their own home without having to brave the jam. Today, FashionValet boasts more than 40 brands from the most popular designers and retailers in Malaysia and other Asian regions.
Whether you want to spin music for fun or as a career, Beat Kitchen is where you learn the fundamentals of mixing/blending. Led by DJ Fuzz, known far and wide for his speaker-cracking club sets, mixtapes and radio mixshows, you will be learning neat tricks and how to spin a set for hours without ruining the music flow. From specially designed courses for those who have never used turntables/DJ equipment, to those who have mastered the art of mixing, there's something suited for the enthusiasts and newbies alike! Soon enough, you will be able to perform your very own seamless mixes!
Amber Chia Academy
Ever since he stunning debut into modeling industry almost 10 years ago, Amber Chia has become a household name in Malaysia synonymous with high fashion. Being constantly asked for tips and 'how to's', Amber Chia Academy was established as a solution to grooming the next generation of supermodels. The academy offers a range of modeling, beauty and photography courses.
Do Something Good
A platform where social networks meet for community-driven volunteering, Do Something Good connects individuals to social organizations such as NGOs that need help grow their volunteer base. Now, Do Something Good aggregates volunteering information centrally, so being a volunteer is now much simpler and more fun! Participants even gain virtual points and badges for volunteering.
Miao & WafuPafu
Miao & WafuPafu is a comic blog chronicling the author, Miao going about his daily life with his friends, with a twist - everyone is represented with an impossibly cute animal alter ego, and Miao is often accompanied by his pet hamsters incarnated as an angel and a devil. From a simple comic blog, Miao&WafuPafu is transforming itself into a local brand that will offer various merchandise with distinctly Malaysian designs.
A young and enthusiastic illustrator and designer, she loves to draw and read, and combines her love of art and story-telling at her blog Cheechingy.com, a humorous take on her life in the form of comics. Chee Ching also works on various projects in her spare time such as customized invitations, character illustrations as well as corporate collateral.
Power Over Cervical Cancer (POCC) is a campaign initiated by the National Cancer Society of Malaysia (NCSM) and is supported by GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceutical Sdn Bhd (GSK). POCC aims to raise awareness and education on cervical cancer. Launched in 2009, POCC is now in its third phase, with BFFs Break the Silence theme, encouraging people to get protected against cervical cancer.
WWF-Malaysia (World Wide Fund for Nature-Malaysia), the national conservation trust, currently runs more than 90 projects covering a diverse range of environmental protection work. Since 1972, WWF-Malaysia has worked on important conservation projects, from saving endangered species such as tigers and turtles, to protecting our highland forests, rivers and seas. We also undertake environmental education and advocacy work to achieve conservation goals. By conserving our natural resources, WWF-Malaysia is helping to protect our livelihoods, food and water supply, thus securing our good quality of life and our children's bright future. Visit wwf.org.my for more information.
MERCY Malaysia is a non-profit organisation focusing on providing medical relief and sustainable health-related development inputs to vulnerable communities. As a non-profit organisation, MERCY Malaysia relies on donations and patronage from the public, which include individuals, organizations and corporate bodies. In December 2002, MERCY Malaysia obtained tax exemption status.
SPCA Selangor is an animal welfare organisation based in Ampang Jaya, Selangor. The aim of the SPCA is to protect defenseless animals and to alleviate their suffering. We receive more than 700 unwanted, homeless or abused animals every month. We provide an adoption program, investigation of cruelty reports, humane education, assistance to community animal caregivers and run a dedicated, low-cost spay/ neuter clinic.
PRIDE stands for Pink Ribbon Deeds, and is a non-profit organization dedicated to various causes related to breast cancer. There are many ways in which you can help support their projects and programmes in Malaysia. To find out more about them, hop over to their website and Facebook page!
The Fugee School is on a mission to empower the minds of refugee children with education which will one day allow them to make decisions for themselves and have the right to a bright future - a privilege all children should have. They also believe that refugees are to be treated and accepted in society the same way as other children and therefore provide the children with the ability to read, to write and to express themselves accordingly whilst they are in transition in Malaysia.