Publika Jazz has grown into a major event spreading over four different venues within Publika (The Square, Black Box, The Bee and The Social). The festival is acknowledged as the “largest FREE indoor and outdoor jazz festival in Malaysia” with over 100 musicians and has strong reputation for showcasing many different genres of jazz from all eras performed by established artists as well as upcoming musicians.
This year’s highlights include NewSound, Fazz, Barry Likumahuwa (Indonesia), Shock and Awe! (US, Australia, HK, Malaysia), Nazrin’s Trio, Travis Tan Experiment, Diandra Arjunaidi, New Village Music Lab feat. Rozz, Ryot Jones, Havana Jazz Tumbao (Cuba), Carpio Brothers (Australia, HK), Dani, Bro’s, Phunkmob.