Farhan Ali, often known as Facil, is the figure behind Rumah Oma Radio. This digital radio presents audiovisuals and raises the culture of free-form radio. He started his journey by collecting 7-inch LPs and playing his collection in the soul, funk, jazz, & reggae music scene.

In addition, Farhan Ali is also often present at rave parties held in Jakarta and outside the city. Farhan started exploring various sounds such as disco, house, leftfield techno, and acid house. Then Farhan tried to make a series of events with numerous sounds, and he called the event series Random Access Memories. Farhan often mixes various sounds in his set.

In this episode on Extended Asia Vol. 3, “Discovery,” They have a work entitled Colors Below The Moon in collaboration with SPiCE.

Osla – Theus Mago
Drums Across Death – Holographic Planes
Voyager – Far & High
Retrovovo – Damon Jee
White Flowers – Moon Rocket
Nada Nada – Aristidez (Simple Symmetry Remix)
Yeyo & Ushwaka – Theus Mago
Cowboys & Indians – Zombies in Miami
Mescal Strobe – Brioski
Dalmar Arbon In The Club – Moscoman
Acid Adhan – BT Cop
Instincts – Justin Jay
Solitary Dancer – Patrice Baumel


Image by Farhan Ali

This work is part of “Islandwide Coverage,” a multi-site, multi-author project by AWKNDAFFR is an artistic operation situated at the intersection of art, theory, and praxis by Wayne Lim and Soh Kay Min.

Part of “Natasha,” Singapore Biennale [SB2022]—across a network of sites, including the Singapore Art Museum [SAM] at Tanjong Pagar Distripark. It will take place from 16 October 2022 to 19 March 2023.