AriReda will perform in Folk Revolutionaries Vol. 1 on Tuesday, 17 May 2016 Starting 6PM at Teras Gandum Beer Garden at Rumah Sanur Creative Hub. This event presented by Teras Gandum Beer Garden and Rudolf Dethu Showbiz. Video by Musik Asyik
The Indonesian duo AriReda consist of singer Reda Gaudiamo and guitarist Ari Malibu. AriReda was formed in 1982 and first became known by their cover of folk and ballad songs by the likes of John Denver and Simon & Garfunkel. Five years later, they were invited by Fuad Hassan, then education minister of Indonesia, to get involved in a poetry musicalization project, which informed their current work.
In 2007, they launched their first album, “Becoming Dew,” which consists of 10 songs based on Sapardi’s poetry pieces. Then followed by “Menyanyikan Puisi,” or Singing Poetry.” launched in October 2015.