Dangdut is the music of my country
May 9, 2008 1:55 PM Subscribe
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Introducing Project Pop (Formerly Indonesia's fourth most popular guitar-based digi-suling metal-dangdut-comedy folk sextet).
Their hit "Dangdut is the music of my country
" [youtube link--music starts at 0:58] code-switches between pop metal and dangdut, affectionately mocking the cheesy pop of their parents' generation. Here
is a great play-by-play translation of the details of the video.
Many of their songs, however, need no translation, like this battle of the metalheads vs. the techno kids