Om Telolet Om

Fun App: Om Telolet Om

I have surprising news: I made an app for iPhone. I am an app developer, and I could not resist the temptation to develop a small and (hopefully) funny app about “Om Telolet Om”. “Om telolet om” mendunia! Dapatkan sekarang di App Store! Aplikasi ini dibuat di Belanda. Saya sangat gembira fenomena “Om telolet om” telah menjadi hit di internet …

nlpeter interviewed by The Jakarta Post

The Jakarta Post has recently published an interview with me in the printed edition of their newspaper. The article was placed in the section “Inspiring Mind” 🙂 . Below you can read the full story. The Jakarta Post is the largest English-language newspaper in Indonesia. The interview was done by their reporter Natasha Ishak.

Trailer: Siapa nlpeter?

Please enjoy my new trailer! Made for you to share with your friends. Jangan lupa! 😀

Musician United

Musician United

Do you know Musician United? If you love Indonesian music and culture you should definitely check it out. I had the honour to contribute to their latest clip, as you can watch in this post. It was a great pleasure 🙂 Musician United is an enthusiastic group of young Indonesian music lovers. They feel that the traditional music of their …

Trip to Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Jakarta

I am happy to announce that I will be in Kuala Lumpur & Singapore & Jakarta between mid march and mid april. I am looking forward to meet with old friends and new friends 🙂 . I am sure that I will fully enjoy the culture, the food, the climate, and last but not least the music 🙂 . A …

Protecting Indonesia’s street children

“Indonesian authorities have launched a campaign to protect thousands of children who live on the streets of the capital Jakarta. The move follows one man’s admission that he raped, murdered and mutilated at least 10 street kids. Officials are concerned that many more children may have been his victims.” Let’s hope that the Indonesian authorities will be able to protect …

Videos of Radio Netherlands Worldwide visiting nlpeter at home

Reporters of Ranesi, Radio Nederland Siaran Bahasa Indonesia, recently visited me in my hometown Enschede. First they shot a video while I was singing in the streets of the city centre. At the same time Dutch people were interviewed about Indonesian pop music. You can watch this video here. Later they made a second video in my home. They filmed …

Chrisye Masterpiece CD collection and biography

Today, 2 years after the legendary Indonesian musician Chrisye passed away, I would like to look back on his life and career by writing about 2 wonderful products, the Chrisye Masterpiece Trilogy and the book Chrisye, sebuah memoar musikal. I would also like to point you to the song Telah pergi sahabat tercinta, a cover that I published exactly one …

Happy 2009

I wrote this song to wish you a very happy new year!! May all your dreams come true 🙂 A new version of this song is now for sale on-line.

Backstage at a concert of Peter Pan

In Jakarta I was invited to visit the concert of Peter Pan on 19th of october in Ancol, Jakarta. And not just visit……. I could go backstage, and there would be an opportunity to meet up with the musicians. So I went there early evening, accompanied by Sandy from Delta FM radio. Upon arrival it was immediately clear that this …

Sempurna Guitar Tutorial

I have received many requests for tabs since I published my cover of Sempurna on YouTube. Well, here they are, accompanied by some instructions, midi files and a video. The song Sempurna is by Andra and the Backbone. These tabs are my interpretation of the song, using my own playing technique.