Niasers speak a kind of language related to Malagasy, a very similar to languages & custom with Batak on Sumatra. It is possible that the Niasers have derived from Batak
HIGHLIGHT on Music & Education: Empowering Indonesia. Music is a great way to move communities and drive change in Indonesia. Lots of Indonesian music is produced but little is exported and thus known abroad.
Yet the influence of modern Indonesian musicians is great not only through their music and lyrics but also through the on-line communities they lead.