The Macha Men Podcast

Malaysian comedians Kavin Jay and Keren Bala Devan share their unique perspectives on complete and utter nonsense.

Episode 19 - The Siege of 1975 (ft Brian Tan)

November 17th, 2019

In this episode, we talk about the siege on the AIA building in 1975, kinda like DIE HARD, but not quite. Featuring Brian Tan, we see how it COULD have been different, but it wasn't.

The Macha Men Episode 18: The Murder of Kim Jong-Nam (ft Papi Zak)

October 13th, 2019

In this episode, we talk about a moment of international intrigue and espionage in Malaysia. Also, we make dumb jokes about it. Featuring Papi Zak.

The Macha Men Episode 17: The Malaysian Woodstock and the War on Drugs

August 18th, 2019

In this episode, we talk about the little known Malaysian music festival and how predictably the government acted in response.

The Macha Men Episode 16 - M16 Gang

July 11th, 2019

In this episode, we talk about the infamous and yet somehow unknown group of uncle criminals called the M16 gang.

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The Macha Men Episode 15 - JWW Birch

June 3rd, 2019

In this episode, we learn about the assassination of J.W.W Birch what really went down that was left out if the history books.

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The Macha Men Episode 14 - Lai Teck (Live Episode special guest ft Prakash Daniel)

April 29th, 2019

In this LIVE episode (w/ Prakash Daniel), we explore the life of communist, multiple-agent and professional bullshitter, Lai Teck.

The Macha Men Episode 13 - Enrique of Malacca (Live Episode ft. special guest Raqib Karim)

March 25th, 2019

Enrique Of Malacca ( w/ Raqib Karim) - In this live episode, we talk and learn about a Malaysian who SOMEHOW should be a big damn deal but isn't because colonialism SUCKS.

The Macha Men Episode 12 - Sybil Kathigasu

March 9th, 2019

On International Women's Day, we look at probably the most badass woman in Malaysian history, Sybil Kathigasu, the only Malaysian woman ever to be awarded with the King George Medal for bravery.

The Macha Men Episode 11 - Al Ma’aunah

February 20th, 2019

In this episode (with special guest Papi Zak) we talk about Al Ma'aunah and the history of Malaysia's biggest arms heist and their legacy as our very own domestic terrorist.

The Macha Men Ep 10 - Malaysia’s Dumbest Criminals

December 28th, 2018

In this episode, Kavin and Keren explore cases of some of the dumbest criminals in Malaysia on record. Legends come in all shapes and sizes.