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Surabaya scene awake after long slumber

  • Nuran Wibisono


Surabaya | Sun, July 4 2010 | 02:28 pm

PREMIUM Surabaya was for some time a major contributor to Indonesia’s music industry, shining as brightly as the music scene in Jakarta, Bandung and Yogyakarta. In fact, Surabaya is once known as the home of rock, with big names such as AKA and SAS bands of the 1970s, as well as top names of the 1990s such as the likes of Dewa 19, Boomerang, Power Metal, and Padi coming from this city. These days, Surab...