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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//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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