Articles tagged indonesia

‘The Look of Silence’, Which Revisits Suharto’s Brutality, Is Sure to Shock

Directed by Joshua Oppenheimer, Silence is a companion piece to his earlier, Oscar-nominated The Act of Killing.

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Various Artists: Those Shocking, Shaking Days

This compilation is a vibrant celebration of rebellious sound displaying the glut of funky, resonant music coming out of Indonesia during the fertile and tense '70s.

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Koes Plus: Dheg Dheg Plas & Volume 2

A valuable introduction to the early years of Koes Plus.

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4 Sep 2008 // 10:58 PM

Suarasama: Fajar di Atas Awan

Fajar di Atas Awan is an album that cools and balances the brain.

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20 Dec 2007 // 9:58 PM

Shark Move: Ghede Chokras

There's something ineffably charming about this unabashed flower-child music with its whales and butterflies, and not even aged source vinyl can ruin it.

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12 Nov 2007 // 9:57 PM

Alejandro Franov: Khali

Alejandro Franov helps Juana Molina with her albums. On Khali he uses instruments that imitate the flowing sound of water, rain, or rivers.

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A Chat with José González at Newport Folk Festival

// Notes from the Road

"José González's sets during Newport Folk Festival weren't on his birthday (that is today) but each looked to be a special intimate performance.

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