31 Dec simakDialog
simakDialog founded by Indonesian pianist/keyboardist Riza Arshad along with its former drummer Arie Ayunir in 1993. Recent simakDialog personnel including guitarist Tohpati Ario, bassist Adhitya, kendangist (Sundanese drum) Endang Ramdan, kendangist Erlan Suwardana and kendangist/metal toys Cucu Kurnia. simakDialog has present distinguish sounds and compositions through its last 3 records – the music that grows as a crossover between western and southeast music – Indonesia’s rich archipelago rhythm base – western Java/Sundanese rhythm percussion in particular. Recently they released their 5th album titled Demi Masa as its 2nd album distributed by Moonjune Records, New York.