Friday, July 6, 2012

Drum Tao - Art of Drum Tour 2012 Live in Malaysia

After playing to audiences of more than 5 million, in 400 cities in 17 countries that include Switzerland, Denmark, Israel, USA, Australia, Spain, Belgium, UK and Germany, this world-renowned Japan martial arts and drum-playing extraordinaires, Drum Tao, will finally be showcasing their internationally applauded performance for the first time in Kuala Lumpur on August 24 – 25 at the KLCC Plenary Hall! Drum Tao will explode onto the stage of KL with its eclectic mix of dance and martial arts as the dynamic and innovative Japanese performers beat their Wadaiko Drums.
Just a brief introduction, Drum Tao is established in 1993 and continues to create an entirely new art form that is modern yet retains a sense of nostalgia. Enthralling and mesmerizing their audiences world-wide, the Japanese drum’s intense and powerful beat underpins a musical message that penetrates deep into the hearts of audiences.
Drum Tao is a world class entertainment at the highest level. It is an innovative contemporary Japanese production that has thrilled audiences with this ground-breaking presentation and one-of-a-kind show.The two-hour extravaganza features super human efforts by the 16-strong highly disciplined crew of Japanese Taiko drummers, who spend eight months of the year touring the world, giving it their all in the 500 shows they perform a year.
It's all about the traditional Japanese drums,martial arts and flawless choreographs, baby *haiiiiiyak* If I could, I'll totally bring my father along to watch this cause he'll definitely love it (´∀`)

Drum Tao is adored across the world with their unprecedented and timeless drumming performance and bringing a brand new genre to the stage.
 The performers then switch to creating complex rhythms on smaller drums, complemented by the delicacy of bamboo flutes and a horizontal harp. Drum Tao will transport its audience to an unforgettable artistic universe with their breath-taking and stunning performances.

While their skilful drumming is exhilarating, Drum Tao also leap around the stage performing intricate choreography with their split-second timing, dressed in flowing red and black robes.

The end result is mind-blowing martial arts married with mesmerising music, coupled with the musicians’ physical fitness, dynamism and extraordinary synchronicity, make them human rarities.

Check out their promotional video here;

Tickets can be purchased from or Establish Events. Good news is that there's a 15% early bird promotion if purchased before 20 July!
So what are you waiting for? Hurry up and grab the chance to watch these Japanese explosive drums come to life :D

I've always love watching drum performances but I got a feeling this is going to be even loud and wait for it... legendary, I can't wait to see this sensation from Japan performing for myself already. So I guess I'll see you there! Ou yeahhhh 〜(^∇^〜)(〜^∇^)〜



ms.bulat said...

looks keng! that aside, nice shots!

Natasha Ting said...

I love drums to bits. the best thing, best thing ever that delivers and express rhythm in such amazing way.

TikkoSS's Blog said...

wah.. i really wanna see this.. but gosh.. i might not be around..

Sindy said...

cool pictures! and great blog :D

FiSh. ohFISHiee said...

enjoy the show :)

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Charmaine Pua Li Ping said...

I'll be there too! Hope to be able to see ya!