Indonesia

  1. Lady Gaga Denied Permit For Indonesian Concert While Raunchy 'Dangdut' Shows Continue

    May 30, 2012 6:15 AM EDT JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) -- Titin Karisma parades onto the stage wearing a rhinestone bustier and matching bottoms, with sequin fringe that jiggles wildly to the rhythm of the beating drums. Preteen boys watch the singer wide-eyed as she straddles ...

  2. Lady Gaga Denied Permit For Indonesia Stadium Concert Following Protests

    May 15, 2012 6:56 AM EDT JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) -- Lady Gaga will have to cancel her sold-out show in Indonesia following protests by Islamic hard-liners and conservative lawmakers, who said her sexy clothes and dance moves will corrupt the youth. National police spokesm ...

  3. Rihanna Cancels Indonesia Show

    November 13, 2008 12:00 AM EST Rihanna has canceled a concert scheduled Friday in Indonesia over security concerns. Dive Purnomo, a spokeswoman for the event organizer, said the 20-year-old singer had been scheduled to perform before a sold-out crowd of 6,000 in the capital, Ja ...

  4. Barkah Named As Universal Indonesia Head

    January 25, 2008 12:00 AM EST Universal Music Indonesia has turned to the digital music sector to hire its new GM, Bimbom Barkah, appointed with effect from today (Jan. 25). Jakarta-based Barkah was previously managing director of Jakarta-based digital-download Web site Import ...

  5. Universal Music Indonesia MD Exits

    July 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music Indonesia managing director Anthony Shih will leave the company in September after 15 years' service to launch his own independent company. The still-unnamed management and production venture will focus on artist management an ...

  6. Indonesian Divas Spread Their Wings To Malaysia

    February 14, 2007 12:00 AM EST Three of Indonesia's most popular female singers -- Kris Dayanti, Ruth Sahanaya, and Titi DJ -- billed as the "Three Divas," are due to step outside their home base for their first concert together in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on Marc ...

  7. Jazz Acts Line Up For Indonesian Fest

    January 29, 2007 12:00 AM EST More than two dozen international artists will gather in the Indonesian capital March 2-4 for the third annual Jakarta International Java Jazz Festival, billed as Asia's biggest-ever jazz event. Acts scheduled to perform at the event include ...