Bilal Indrajaya is mostly known for his singles “Biar” and “Ruang Kecil,” and also collaborated with Vira Talisa in her single “He’s Got Me Singing Again.” As shown from his songs and aesthetic, he’s somewhat of an old soul, heavily drawing on influences from bands like The Beatles and scenes like late ’60s psychedelia. He recently released his debut EP Purnama, and while it touches on familiar themes and sounds, it takes its listeners through a stylistic and emotional rollercoaster. Check out our review of Purnama on our blog now.
Semarang-based rapper/singer/producer Tiad Hilm of HILLS. Collective is back with his latest single Downpour. Unlike his previous releases, Downpour is something completely new to his listeners.
In Bam Mastro and Karaeng Adjie’s supergroup, Moon Gang, we can honestly expect anything. Bam Mastro’s eclectic electronic rock sound off of Elephant Kind and Karaeng Adjie’s new 2000s Indonesian Malay rock sound off of Polka Wars makes it a hard guess for their listeners to pin out what kind of sound they will produce with Moon Gang. And with their newest single released called “The Visit,” Moon Gang starts slow while other supergroups start hard.
Preceded by the release of stunning teaser photos, “CROSS” seemingly turns out to lack motivation in contrast to Winner’s previous works, and here’s why.
The Philadelphia-based shoegaze act Nothing held a show in Jakarta back in October 11th as a part of their Asia tour.
After 2 years of waiting, indie rock Jakarta-based band Reality Club has finally released a new album.
As “Sweet Chaos” ensues, will Korean rock band Day6 finally be able to define their own sound through their new album?
Kim Jongdae, more well-known as EXO Chen is back with his second EP “Dear My Dear”, in which he explores past sounds and showcases his vocal prowess.
Sehun and Chanyeol are among the most popular members of South Korean-Chinese boy group, EXO. They created a whole new unit under the name EXO-SC, making it EXO's second subunit after EXO-CBX, with a fresh hip hop-inspired sound. Their first debut album, titled "What a life" was just recently released on July 22nd, consisting of 6 tracks with lyrics completely written by the duo and three title tracks, "What a life", "있어 희미하게 Just us 2", "부르면 돼 Closer to you", each song complemented by a music video.
This is not The 1975 we knew - but THE rock n’ roll we’ve always known, as The 1975 breaks it down for us.