The third installment of GMA Presents Not Just Noise will be held on 26th of May 2013 at Panggung Arena Taman Budaya. The Bising Crew was appointed as the organizer once again after succeeded producing the second one last April.
This May’s metal, hardcore and punk concert will be very special since the gig is dedicated for commemorating the 105th National Awakening, and part of Gabungan Musisi Aceh (GMA)‘s fundraising campaign for victims of recent floods in Simeulue Island, West Coast and South Coast of Aceh.
Hundreds of musicians have been involving in the social cause which labeled #MusisiAcehPeduli or Aceh Musicians Care. The campaign is consisting of a series of music activities:
- Busking For Flood Victims, 22-23 May 2013, Simpang Lima, Banda Aceh.
- GMA’s Not Just Noise #3, 26 May 2013, Taman Budaya, Banda Aceh.
- GMA’s Bassist Day #3, 02 June 2013, Tower Coffee, Banda Aceh.
- GMA’s Drummer Day #2, 03 June 2013, Tower Coffee, Banda Aceh.
Another special thing for “the number Three” is the gig will take place in Panggung Arena Taman Budaya which is bigger than the previous venue.
Fourteen extreme bands have confirmed their participation:
- Die Violence
- Killa The Phia
- Water Closed
- Kali Mati
- Vonis Mati
- Flying Dutchman
- Syaqq is Killer
- Rise To Revenge
- Miserable Death
- Take Care
- Selow [sic] With 60MPH
The benefit concert’s ticket sales revenue will be donating to the flood victims via Indonesian Red Cross.
For further inquiry about the extreme gig please contact Ifan (0818 0981 2389) , or folowing twitter accounts @GMAceh, @MF_merch and @Pasukan_Rencong, or the official website acehmusician.org.
The event is supported by GMA, Aceh Arts Council, Banda Aceh Death Metal, Komunitas Gitar Aceh (Komgit), Indonesian Drummers Atjeh (IDA), AM Records, Middlefinger Clothes, Reumeh Kupi and Aceh Media Kreasindo.