Buskers with a Cause

loading Attune's founders (from left) Saw Sue- Mae, Lee Hai Lin and Dr Andrew Filmer busking at Three Little Birds Coffee in KL

It is quite surprising for musicians who have countless hours of practice under their belts, spent more on music lessons than their parents would want to recall and who have all played frequently in professional settings at one time or another, to perform for free. In fact, the players that make up busking group Attune actually pay to play, if you count their petrol and parking fees, along with their time preparing for the at-least-once-a-month sessions at Publika Mall in KL. The whole project started from a misunderstanding: Dr Andrew Filmer remembers that fateful day in January 2015, hanging out with fellow ...

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