The 12th annual music event “SOUNDSEKERTA 2018: SERENADE FOR THE NATION”

Indonesian Student Association (ISA) or also known as Perhimpunan Pelajar Indonesia Australia (PPIA) of Monash proudly presents

The 12th annual music event “SOUNDSEKERTA 2018: SERENADE FOR THE NATION” 


We have a great news everyone! Raisa and Tulus will perform at “SOUNDSEKERTA 2018: SERENADE FOR THE NATION” that will be held on 22 September 2018 at Melbourne Town Hall. Do you know who are they? Curious? Let’s find it out!


Raisa Andriana (28), famously known as Raisa is an Indonesian women pop singer, songwriter, and occasional actress. Her name became famous when she collaborated with David Foster a couple years back. She specialised in classical and pop romance genre, but it doesn’t mean that she can’t sing another genre. Raisa have a unique voice in which influence from Stevie Wonder, Brian McKnight and Celine Dion. In 2010, Raisa debuted with her single “Serba Salah”, and unexpectedly people of Indonesia love this song. Since then, her music career skyrocketed, and her name became recognisable by others Indonesian senior singers. Further, in 2016, Raisa starring “Terjebak Nostalgia” film in which she acted for the first time as a leading role. This year, she won a Female Singer of the Year from Indonesian Choice Award and she just also released her latest song “Lagu Untukmu”. If this song less satisfying for your ears, you should listen to her other popular songs which are “Kali Kedua” and “Mantan Terindah”. I bet you’ll be amazed.


Muhammad Tulus (30), known as Tulus, is an Indonesian male pop singer. He started his career in 2011 by releasing his first album “TULUS-Tulus”. Tulus have showed his talent since a little kid and made people around him was very surprised. Why? Because his family doesn’t come from musicians’ background, in fact his father is a contractor. So how did he get this beautiful voice? Everyone believe is a gift from God. Furthermore, he made his own independent recording company with his brother. Some of his most popular songs “Sepatu” and “Teman Hidup” have brought him to the top. In 2013, Rolling Stone Indonesia nominated Tulus as “Rookie of The Year” and his album was ranked first in Rolling Stone Indonesia chart. On the other hand, he is one of Indonesia male singer that awaited by the audience in Java Jazz Festival and in this event, he also duets with Raisa. His duet with Raisa has created a masterpiece in Indonesia contemporary music, and no one can beat their performance. With his flow of pop and jazz music, we assure you will be satisfied with his performance!


Get your tickets now before it’s too late! It’s affordable, only $35 per person. You can order it at or buy it on the spot. If you want to know more on the update of “SOUNDSEKERTA 2018: SERENADE FOR THE NATION”, you can visit our website at and please do follow us on instagram @soundsekerta or twitter @ppiamonash and on our Facebook page PPIA Monash.


So, mark the day, bring your friends and watch Raisa and Tulus live only at Soundsekerta 2018!


Teks: Algie Putra