The Macha Men Podcast

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

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.

The Macha Men ep 9 - Malaysian Superstition (ft.special guest Sean Patton)

December 25th, 2018

In this episode (w/ guest host Brian Tan), We talk to New York Comedian Sean Patton about our strange and mystifying Malaysian superstitions. Let's see if we can confuse the nice man.

The Macha Men ep 8 - Botak Chin (Live Episode ft. special guest Brian Tan)

November 4th, 2018

For the first time ever in Malaysia, it's the live show of The Macha Men! Listen to history and ridiculous jokes being made about one of Malaysia's most notorious figures. In this episode we talk about the Malaysian BADASS, Botak Chin!