Jakarta-based record collector and DJ; Merdi got himself inspired by dance music culture in the year 2007. His journey began with an obsession in finding long lost music. In 2010 he started a vinyl-only party called “Hit Machine”, a party that is known for its mix of musical styles, which include disco, italo disco, loft classics, house, afrobeat, cosmic and new wave; genres that he still plays on his set until now.
Bayu Putra Pratama or known as BAYPOET is a DJ and music producer based in Jakarta. He released the latest music called “Rain For Acid” in Turn On Plastic Label. CAPTUREDTAPE is one of his mixtape that expresses his taste and style. House & Disco are the main dish for him, but never be glued to one specific genre only. Percussive and Organic are elements BAYPOET always break into his set.
Starting off as an underground music and dance scene enthusiast, Kai slowly evolved his musical journey through Balearic, Funk, Boogie, Electronica, House, other obscurities and so much more. Alongside his fellow TANTRA creative collective of local Balinese based artists and musicians, he's had a large hand in helping to bring local music events around the island to a larger and often largely foreign audiences. In doing so he's provided the local underground artists in the scene with many opportunities to showcase their sounds and talents. He's often seen collaborating with other musical collectives with similar mindsets and perspectives. He's a true innovator here amongst the local Balinese underground music and arts scene and he's helped take that scene to a higher level on the island and beyond. It's easy to see what a truly great passion it is for him.
Rajasa Herpatria from SCRUBS! who is better known as Herta is a low-key guy who always provides good disco and house at get-togethers. He co-founded Papermoon Records, an electronic record label that was established in 2011 as a way to realize his 'disco night' dreams. According to them, it is more than just a label, more than another music gigs, more than a bunch of creative junkies crafting cool projects, and definitely more than a flock of energetic youth mastering mixtapes. They like to be referred to as the language to articulate freedom.