Friday, August 3, 2007
Junkers yet to stomp Kuching ! **Updated**

anWith no drumming experience and never touch any drumsticks before, 14 people from Swinburne Choir Club are chosen carefully by me to represent Swinburne University to participate in the Kuching City Parade which will be held on this coming Saturday.

Wondering what is the staging that will be performed by us?

Singing or choral speaking ? Nah ... **shake head**

We will be performing **drum rolls....** STOMP ! Blur? Basically, we will use recycle equipments, such as rubbish bins, big tongs, bla bla bla ... to shape out some music. Hopefully is not noise. Cool le. Wise spending.

Everyone is working assiduously to prepare their own instruments.

We sprayed our instruments. Not a perfect design, but yet still with some unique blueprint right? haha...

How about our attire? No worries. I have personally hired a mate all the way from Madagascar to spray some artistic designs on those plain shirts. Hopefully it won't disgrace those junkers! LOL !!
The wrapped-up work. Not bad la... some are designed by me.

Practice !!
4 days before Showtime.

"Teacher, i got something to ask?" says Eric.

Deep concentration by the junkers. That's right, we are practicing in the lecture hall. It is still part of our "stomp"s' lecture ba. And we sacrifice our night schedule and come to this stuffy and aircon-less hall for our practice.

And here's the tutor.

The junkers !! Practice hard hard hard ...

Work hard guys !

Our bass best drummer, Keith Chong.

Soon Eng is trying to. **Private and Confidential le..**

2 days before showtime!!!
Eric was trying to stretch his lengthy leg. However, he was embarrassingly defeated by this guy (picture below).

Proudly allowing me to introduce to you, Mr. Flexible Katak. If only i can do move, all of the chickens in this world will have four legs.

Nice le the big tong "Stomp".
Our assistant tutor. Too bad he cannot join this parade. All because of the boys' brigade.

Our own custom-made cymbals.

Little briefing by me.

Having fun together as one team.

Here we are. Standing as one team. Are we ready for the 3 minutes performance?

We are all nervous yet on fire for this upcoming performance. Gosshh, more than 45 contingents will be joining and compete in this event. Every eyes is aiming for the Grand Prize, Rm 10,000 !! No kidding man. 4 biji telur.... I am sure that every contingents will definitely come out with their utmost creativity and ingenuity for this.

The clock is ticking very fast!!

For those who are free on this Saturday evening 7++pm, I mean free in the sense that you are not occupied, not you are priceless k. feel free to be our supporters, i mean it is a MUST to support us. Wuahaha.. **evil laugh**

By hook or by crook, you guys just need to sacrifice your hectic schedule to be entertained by the 60 plus plus contingents in this street parade. I am expecting 0.005% of the street audience are my blog readers arr. haha..

Take note:
Time: 7pm
Venue: The Street from Jubilee Ground to Padang Merdeka. The 3-minutes will be performed at Padang Merdeka. So around 9.30 plus plus kua...
Don't miss out this encounter ! See you there!

Beside that, all of the contingents will be involving in the Closing Dance Finale. With an very unacceptable excuse which is to break the Malaysian Book of Records with the most people to dance the Tanduk Melayu. Sickening ka?


Ooo....seems like a great event coming up from u bro. Well, U din tell us the venue...time only not enough...I do hope that u can win the RM10k then U can offer to church building fund...kakaka...anyway, do hope that u enjoy ur practice heaps and of coz have a blessed time on the real day. Gambateh!!!! Sure u can do well!! :)

By Anonymous Mr. W, at Tuesday, July 31, 2007 at 11:36:00 AM GMT+8  


Hey, I got the video of me doing "private & confidential de" in my phone... If post on in ur blog duno what happen hor..

By Anonymous Ezekiel, at Tuesday, July 31, 2007 at 1:15:00 PM GMT+8  


heh johnson...have u seen limkokwing's advert about their cat themed 'suprise' at the street parade? it was in the borneo post today i think. seems like we have another serious competition...haha

By Anonymous abubu, at Tuesday, July 31, 2007 at 5:41:00 PM GMT+8  


mr W: thanks dude, yea we are working very hard this few days...Do uphold us in prayer. We need sufficient stamina, strenght and the most important of all, enthusiastic teamwork spirit !!

Ezekiel: you gave miss melinda to tengok the video?? she saw it somewhere and somehow.. haha..

Abubu: yeayea, i read it on Sunday morning, they will present something macam CAts de.. 40 cats from limkokwing.. we need to work hard !! strong competition !!

By Blogger Johnson, at Tuesday, July 31, 2007 at 11:53:00 PM GMT+8  


Hey. Work hard everyone. This might be once in your life time only.
I joined this parade before. Really tiring. Walk for such a long distance and have to perform when reach padang merdeka some more. But just want to say. 'Do enjoy' and 'Do all your best'. Jia You ya. Be excited for it!!!

Make sure what you guys perform is music not noice ya. Later kenak stone by ppl beside the road. hahaha

Work hard.

By Blogger pmp, at Wednesday, August 1, 2007 at 12:47:00 AM GMT+8  


yo...stomp kucjing...what wing ar? i oli know the 14 junkers who are from swinburne... they want to stomp the kuching bo....haha...and i know they all work very hard on it... for me they are the best... oli left 3 day...then must work hard and have more practise... DO the BEST and GOD will do the REST... :)

By Blogger Tiong yienG, at Wednesday, August 1, 2007 at 9:12:00 AM GMT+8  


This seem really exciting! wow, can see how much efforts you all have put in;) so three words for all of you "Go For It". guys are cool;)

By Blogger Esther, at Wednesday, August 1, 2007 at 11:02:00 AM GMT+8  


Hahaha..I believe that as long as we had did our best, everything is not wasted..Gambateh JUNKERS!!!We can make it..I know everyone is tired or some may wanna give up..Do remember that I do appreciate your hard work..ENJOY!!

Bless you all... =)

By Blogger JuDiEtH, at Wednesday, August 1, 2007 at 1:47:00 PM GMT+8  


Pmp: thanks, dont worry de.. our custome make music sounds very keng de. Pray for us!

Ah yieng: Yea, kinda tired for this 1 month but if worth every single sweat.

Esther: Support in words only arr.. come and watch arr ..LOL

Judieth: Pray too

By Blogger Johnson, at Thursday, August 2, 2007 at 12:36:00 AM GMT+8  


Great is not because of victory but Great is because of what we have work on so much and the price that we have paid for it. Great is because of what we have done our best of the best.

By Blogger Melvin, at Thursday, August 2, 2007 at 12:42:00 AM GMT+8  


Amazing... love the idea of using recycled bins etc as your srumming instruments. Where will the performance be at?

By Blogger Dwinz, at Thursday, August 2, 2007 at 11:35:00 PM GMT+8  


Melvin: Nice phrase. Stongly agree with that. Keep your momentum up.

dwinz: Thanks. It will be held in Padang merdeka. But the street parade starts from jubilee ground.

By Blogger Johnson, at Friday, August 3, 2007 at 2:32:00 AM GMT+8  


ohyesterday is better than the previous time that i the best then u ppl can win the '4 telur' but watergirl didt ke lian...haha...All the Best to u all...God Bless U all...:)

By Blogger Tiong yienG, at Friday, August 3, 2007 at 8:50:00 AM GMT+8  


hey dude! hope u can win in the competition.. i can go through the tough surgery so that u guys can win the strong competitor also!! Gambateh!!

By Blogger QQ, at Friday, August 3, 2007 at 8:03:00 PM GMT+8  


Sounds and Looks intresting! All the best! wish i was there to cheer on! haha All the best!

By Blogger dmr, at Friday, August 3, 2007 at 10:43:00 PM GMT+8  


Tiong Yieng: haha..water girl is so important la..Hopefully we can do our best

Qq: may the peace of God be with you. Thanks for the support

Dmr: haha.. now worries, just fly back.. haha

By Blogger Johnson, at Saturday, August 4, 2007 at 1:36:00 AM GMT+8  


I managed to watch a few seconds of you guys' performance in the streets when you marched by my contingent =P

I have yet to see your actual performance, but I am sure you people did well. Hehe..

By Blogger saykhia, at Sunday, August 5, 2007 at 5:48:00 PM GMT+8  


Haha.. cool.. so funny la de pics. say urself teacher pula. haha.. de eric's pic and wui jie's 1 oso funny la.. haha.. good job, teacher johnson!! haha.. ;p

By Blogger ~Laura~, at Sunday, August 5, 2007 at 11:44:00 PM GMT+8  


It seems that you guys really worked hard for the parade ^^ Your performance are quite cool too using the recyclable can and stuff :P I'm from the Anime Club ;)

By Anonymous Serene, at Monday, August 6, 2007 at 9:27:00 PM GMT+8  


WOw johnson
good job , got win any prizes that day ??
i missed the performance that day but i think it is funny ...

By Anonymous kelvin, at Monday, August 6, 2007 at 11:37:00 PM GMT+8  


everyone: thanks for dropping by. Yea, awaiting for my new post, i wil post about it.

By Blogger Johnson, at Tuesday, August 7, 2007 at 1:07:00 AM GMT+8  


still waiting neh... waitin fer the video hahahaha

By Blogger Dwinz, at Tuesday, August 7, 2007 at 9:38:00 AM GMT+8