Kantata Barock reunites Indonesian legends Iwan Fals, Sawung Jabo, and Setiawan Djody.

Comprising the former members of Kantata Takwa, this new music collaboration continues in their tradition of writing socially charged music for which they are so revered for in Indonesia.

Jamming for the press, family and friends at the residence of Setiawan Djody. Kantata Barock anounced their agenda to take on issues like deforestation, protection of traditional cultures, global warming, and conflict resolution through music.

Opening with protest song “Bongkar” (Break Apart), they showed that their music is timely and relevant, not just to the struggles that Indonesians face but to global issues.

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Setiawan Djody is listed by Rolling Stone Magazine as one of Asia’s best guitarists

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