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As the dining scene grows ever more diverse around Bali, it’s always good to take a moment to revisit some of the long-time eateries that have been keeping punters happy for years. Opened way back in 1993, Ryoshi is one of those places, and with eight locations around the island,… Read More
In honor of Batik Day, Ayodya Resort Bali in Nusa Dua will be hosting the inaugural Ayodya Batik Festival 2016. Kicking off from October 7 to 9, the festival will host a variety of cultural music performances, food stalls, local artists, fashion shows and product exhibitions. Celebrating Indonesia’s local artists,… Read More
The sound of jazz will be in the air in Ubud on August 11 – 12 as the ARM Museum Garden plays host to Ubud Village Jazz Festival. With the theme ‘Beautiful Music for Beautiful Minds’, the 5th round of the highly-anticipated jazz fest will once again be bringing an… Read More
The owner of Ryoshi, Mr. Saigon Togasa’s speech is subtle at first then interspersed with outbursts of excitable words. The enthusiasm is contagious. Being the pioneer in distilling the sound of jazz, and helping to jumpstart the live music scene in Bali, the jazz aficionado aims for a Blue Note-level… Read More
It’s going to be an all jazzy affair in August as the Ubud Village Jazz Festival will round up the best performers for the fifth time. So far this year’s line-up has confirmed trumpet player Benny Brown from Germany; pianist Gerald Clayton from the U.S.; drummer Alexander Chunha from Brazil;… Read More
There’s a new band in town, and they’re adding a lot of flair & talent to the local musical scene.  There’s nothing better than a good live music performance to move your body or engage in an impromptu sing-along session. And then there’s jazz—the enabler of the spontaneous and combustible… Read More