SIBU: Borneo Motion Picture (BMP) will produce a DVD presentation of Masterpiece Band which will be made available in the market sometime in January next year.
Masterpiece Banda��s spokesman, Depha, who is also the main singer and keyboardist, said the band and BMP crew members did the video shooting round the clock for a week at several locations in and around this town, recently.
a�?Through this joint effort, we are making a contribution to the development of the Iban music industry.
a�?Although it took only a week to shoot, the final product is not to be missed.A�It is superb – as good as those done in Indonesia or Peninsular Malaysia,a�? he said.
With that kind of quality, Depha hoped that the Iban music industry would flourish and expand further.
The Masterpiece Band is made up of Kent (guitar/second vocalist), Depha (main vocalist/keyboard), Will (guitar), Arold (drums) and Marcos (bass).
As to why the shooting had to be completed in one week, Depha said the band members had their individual commitments elsewhere.
The banda��s earlier album was entitled a�?Merindang Ke Bintanga�� which was in the form of CD.
a�?The coming DVD album is dedicated to our fans,a�? said Depha.
With up-to-date high-tech equipment and the vast experience of the BMP crew, the fans will get a superb video presentation of Masterpiece Band.
In the meantime, the band is in the process of making their second CD album which is expected to be completed by the end of next year.
It will have 10 songs, which include one song in English and one in Bahasa Malaysia.
About their a�?Merindang Ke Bintanga�� album, Depha said the fans have responded well to it.
In connection with this, he thanked the deejays at Wai FM, Miri FM, Cats FM and all other electronic and print media for their support.