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Goodnws is a dedicated music curator and event organizer, founded in 2010 by like-minded souls Daniel Adisumarta and Reinhold Makasutji. We strive to be Jakarta’s go-to community platform for past-future urban contemporary music culture and serve to be the hub for musical craftsmanship to collaborate, exchange ideas and explore various things related to the progression of our music community.

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Leno Rei .

Always dedicating himself to the widespread of good music, Leno REI has been a purveyor and integral part of soul music development in Jakarta since his return from Seattle back in 2006.

 

His wide range of music taste influences his DJing style, you might catch him playing from the sweetest of soulful tunes to hard banging drums. His cuts are immensely unique that Juice Magazine Indonesia awarded him as 2011’s DJ of The Year. 

 

Throughout the years, he’s been playing in numerous places alongside:

 

Domu – Baltic Room (Seattle)

Sun Tzu Sound – Baltic Room (Seattle)

Cro-Magnon/DJ Masaya (Jazzy Sport) - Potato Head (Jakarta)

Dâm Funk – Capocaccia (Jakarta)

Benji B – Malt (Jakarta)

Opolopo & Amalia – Capocaccia (Jakarta)

Mayer Hawthorne – BlowFish (Jakarta)

Full Crate – Yeyo (Jakarta)

B Bravo – Yeyo (Jakarta)

Teeko – Hide & Seek (Jakarta)

Onra - Goods Diner Fairground

Rich Medina – Queenshead (Jakarta)

Eskey83 – Parc19 (Jakarta)

SMBD – The Safehouse/G360 Live Music Festival (Jakarta)

Natasha Diggs – G360 Live Music Festival

Matthew Law – Harlow (Jakarta) / Canting (Yogyakarta)

 

Music Festival

Neo Mild - Spirit Ground

Java Music Indo - Java Soul Nation Festival

Globetrotter - G360 Live Music Festival

Soundshine Event - REFORM Festival

 

Art Exhibition

Monster Goes Out At Night  - First Solo Exhibition of Darbotz

 

Also, DJing as part of brand activations for Nike, Puma, and Adidas - just to name a few.

 

As the co-founder of Goodnws - Jakarta’s 1st contemporary soul/funk/jazz/electronic music pusher, he aims to create a platform that helps develop and nurture future talents to keep soulful music alive.