Keroncong originated and developed in Java with great Portuguese influence using the ukelele and other stringed instruments. It was brought to Malaysia from Java in the 15th century. One style of keroncong which developed is called 'langgam jawa' which uses many of the rhythmic patterns heard typically in gamelan music along with the pelog scale. In this style there is a great amount of gamelan influence.
Kenali|Rangkai|Pakai (recognize I Bundle I Use) or abbreviated KRP is an independent community that was formed with purpose of conducting various project to development types of instrument or media-based art. Media in this condition, its not only from music development, but also include visual, lighting, and artistic. KRP concern of applied technology on variety of arts, this can be made independently from artist.
Yes No Wave Music is a netlabel based in Yogyakarta managed by Wok The Rock, Good Bitch and Adya Mahardhika. Online label allows bands / musicians to showcase their work to the public who seem to be more extensive. This is the action of 'gift economy', an experimentation in applying the model of free music to music lovers in this capitalistic world. This action is not the idea of destroying the music industry has established hundreds of years, but more on that offer alternatives to distribute a piece of music for free.
Indonesia’s foremost crew stands in the cultural cross-hairs, rapping across language and other borders.
Hailing from one of Indonesia’s artistic well-springs, Yogyakarta, this sharp Javanese collective promotes tolerance and pluralism. Jogja Hip Hop Foundation takes on corruption and inequality with wit and hooks that meld global and indigenous trance rhythms, Indonesian pop and gamelan music, ancient Javanese poetry and literature. Visit the website: Jogja Hip Hop Foundation and kill the DJ.