Renowned Malaysian artist Jason Lo reveals pandemic reflections, a spirit of hope and love, and a remembrance of the power of collective resilience
Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia —December 21st, 2023 – Jason Lo’s latest single, ‘Started as a Dream,’ emerges from the pandemic’s lockdown phase, echoing the sentiments of isolation and hopelessness experienced globally. In response to these challenging times, Lo delves into themes of faith, salvation, love, and the resilience of the human spirit.
The powerful song serves as a contemplative piece, departing slightly from his signature arena rock style, and aligns with his recent single ‘Hating the Rain,’ where he collaborated with his two daughters on backing vocals.
As a songwriter, Lo captures the essence of his environment and times, producing compositions that are not just reflections of the present but, as he believes, connected with the future. His work often takes on a prophetic quality, revealing insights that become more evident as time unfolds. ‘Started as a Dream’ is a testament to Lo’s ability to channel the collective experience into poignant musical expressions.
With a career deeply rooted in Malaysian music history, Lo remains an influential figure, pushing creative boundaries, and steering the course of the evolving music scene. His performances, characterized by energy and professionalism, continue to resonate with audiences, marking him as a mainstay in the vibrant landscape of Malaysian music.
As Jason Lo continues his musical exploration, audiences can expect more profound expressions that transcend the boundaries of time and echo the pulse of the collective human experience.
Lo’s journey includes diverse ventures such as founding the mobile company Tune Talk, an MVNO owned by Air Asia founder Tony Fernandes, and successfully navigating media defamation concerning the alleged abduction of his son by his ex-wife.
Despite the challenges, Jason Lo remains committed to his craft as a songwriter, performer, and producer, showcasing an evolution in his musical styles with each project.
Stream Lo’s scintillating new music on his official music platforms! The artist is open to engagement, collaboration, and answering inquiries, through his social media platforms. Fans can connect with him on Twitter (@jasonlo1) and Instagram (@jasonlo1). Lo also invites audiences to explore his YouTube channel, which hosts an array of music videos!
Jason Lo, known by his artistic name Lo, is a Malaysian artist of Half-Irish descent, celebrated for his notable contributions to the Malaysian music scene since the year 2000. Recognized for hits like ‘Evening News’ and a string of radio favorites, Lo has consistently evolved with the changing landscape of Indie English Malaysian Music Sounds.
Beyond his musical prowess, Jason Lo has a diverse background that spans being a radio announcer on Hitz.fm, hosting a late-night variety talk show, and creating reality TV programs centered on soccer and Mixed Martial Arts. Lo has also served as the vice president of the Malaysian parliament council, where he played a pivotal role in creating the groundbreaking reality show ‘Malaysian Invasion Spirit in Motion’ (MISIM), leading the country to win its first three gold medals at the Olympics in Rio 2016. A multifaceted individual, Lo is also the organizer of Malaysia’s largest annual rock festival, Rock The World, now in its 21st year.
Name: Jason Lo
Address: 9, Jalan Dutamas Melor 1,, Changkat Kiara Homes Bayu,, Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia