Indonesian Songbook is a straight-ahead jazz album from the Shadow Puppets with Harvey Malaihollo (interview). They offer a re-interpretation of classic Indonesian songs – many forgotten, if ever known, by younger Indonesians.
IndoJazzia applauds any music project with a historical message about Indonesian music, especially jazz. As Michael Crichton (Jurassic Park +) wrote, “If you don’t know history, then you don’t know anything. You are a leaf that doesn’t know it is part of a tree”
Check Mad Rotter’s blog for downloads of largely forgotten Indonesian music.