by / on June 21, 2013 at 1:15 pm / in Videos

The Violent Side of Afgan

A video has surfaced of Indonesian singer, Afgansyah Reza, relentlessly swinging a baseball bat at photos of his girlfriend.

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by / on June 18, 2013 at 10:30 am / in Interviews

This Sanctuary to Rock Jakarta’s Java Rockinland Fest

Southeast Asia’s favourite punk rockers are heading to one of Jakarta’s largest music festivals.

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by / on June 4, 2013 at 5:06 pm / in Culture, News

“NOAH FILM” to trace the band’s exceptional story

Noah aka Peterpan, the superstar rock band from Indonesia, will be starring in a movie to debut in November 2013.

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by / on May 15, 2013 at 11:43 am / in News

Konsert Mega Bintang to stage Indonesian Superstars in Singapore

Mega Bintang is the first concert bringing together eight of the top Indonesian artists and bands performing on a single concert stage in Singapore, on June 8, 2013.

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by / on May 9, 2013 at 3:54 pm / in Culture, Indie / Alternative, Releases

Jakarta-based Protocol Afro Present Voltaic New Single

Protocol Afro release their new track ‘Electrified’, a gem of Inconsistent Pop, and give it away for free.

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by / on April 2, 2013 at 4:32 pm / in Videos

Watch aLTo’s love at first sight in “Cuma Kamu” videoclip

Indonesian pop-R&B-soul artist aLTo has released the videoclip for his song “Cuma Kamu”, the first single of his new album Persepsi.

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by / on March 25, 2013 at 1:45 pm / in Culture, Indie / Alternative, Releases

SORE Celebrates their 10th Birthday with New Single ‘Sssst…’

Indonesian “collage rock” band SORE is back with a new single, and a new album very soon.

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by / on March 19, 2013 at 5:20 pm / in Artists / Bands

An Interview with ZOO, Creators of the New and Undefined

Indonesia’s ZOO defy the borders and natural overlapping of genres, not your average experimental rock band.

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by / on March 15, 2013 at 6:00 pm / in Culture, Events, Interviews, Pop

YouTube pop star Tiffany Alvord lands in Southeast Asia

Tiffany shares with Music Weekly her useful advice for DIY artists, her upcoming plans and travels to Southeast Asia, and even reveals that her heart is ripe for the taking! Read her exclusive interview.

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by / on January 14, 2013 at 1:00 pm / in Culture, Events, Releases

Islands of Dreams returns with Ray D’Sky and more!

Islands of Dreams mini-festival is back in Jakarta, with Ray D’Sky and more!

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by / on January 11, 2013 at 7:27 pm / in Culture, Events

White Shoes & The Couples Company Fly East

White Shoes & The Couples Company India Debut 13 January at Saarang 2013 White Shoes & The Couples Company – a pop sextet from Jakarta, Indonesia – will be coming to Chennai, India this week to perform at Saarang 2013 – an annual cultural festival of the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras, Chennai. Influenced by 1970s Indonesian movie soundtracks, […]

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by / on November 27, 2012 at 1:16 pm / in Pop, Releases

Ke$ha’s new album available via exclusive pre-stream on Deezer in Southeast Asia

Users of global online music streaming service Deezer will get the exclusive opportunity to be the first to listen to the sophomore album ‘Warrior’ of pop superstar Ke$ha from November 27.

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by / on November 22, 2012 at 7:08 pm / in Culture, Events, Pop

UNGU ‘Timeless’ Promotour in Malaysia (Nov. 26 – Dec. 2)

Formed in 2006 in Jakarta, UNGU carves its history through music and has become one of Indonesia favourite band. Check the details of their Malaysian promotour!

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by / on October 29, 2012 at 4:49 pm / in Culture, Interviews

Cruising Together with Green Island Music

The name ‘Green Island Music’ carries the air of a lush, peaceful escape away from the hustle and bustle of city life, which is apt considering the inherent spirit of the Indonesia-based label and promoter. Music Weekly has a mini-interview with founder Riva Pratama to learn more on Green Island Music’s identity and outlook.

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by / on October 29, 2012 at 3:52 pm / in Culture, Events

Rip Curl Surf & Music Festival

Music Weekly team went to Rip Curl Surf and Music Festival 2012 in Kuta, Bali. Here’s what we saw!

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by / on October 29, 2012 at 12:46 pm / in Artists / Bands, Culture, Interviews

Diving into Dreams with Ray D’Sky

With its endless sunshine, white sandy beaches and laid-back vibes, Indonesia’s Gili Trawangan provided the perfect setting for ‘Islands of Dreams’, the launch party of Ray D’Sky’s latest album ‘Dreaming Dreams’.

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by / on October 19, 2012 at 12:54 pm / in News

A Summer Bliss: ‘Dreaming Dreams’ by Ray D’Sky

Indonesian green folk-reggae band Ray D’Sky releases new album at Island Of Dreams in Gili Trawangan with Green Island Music on Monday 22nd October, 2012.

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by / on October 18, 2012 at 7:30 pm / in News

Rip Curl Surf Music Festival, Bali’s largest board sports and Free beach concert is Back!

Rip Curl Surf & Music Festival, Bali’s Biggest Boardsports and Free Beach Concert will light up World Famous Kuta beach Halfway, on October 20th and 21st 2012.

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by / on September 24, 2012 at 3:50 pm / in Album Reviews, Indie / Alternative

Lazy Room – Native Narrative: Painters of Dreams

Total absorption. That is the effect the latest L/P, Native Narrative from the Jogjakarta shoegaze foursome Lazy Room, has on Indran Paramasivam – find out why here.

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by / on September 24, 2012 at 2:50 pm / in News

Call of the Tiger at Reeperbahn Festival

Interested in finding out how Call of the Tiger: A Southeast Asian Indie Night at Reeperbahn Festival had went down? Check out some personal snaps from the bands and their posse here!

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