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The young Turks vs the old guard

  • M. Taufiqurrahman

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Sun, December 30 2012 | 10:35 am
The young Turks vs the old guard

PREMIUM 2012 will be remembered by music historians of the future as the year when the local music scene had one of its watershed moments.

The year will go down in the country’s music history as a moment when — quoting Italian Marxist thinker Antonio Gramsci — the old is dying and the new cannot be born. And here we are not even talking about the age-old division of mainstream versus indie. E...