Category Archives: Thailand

‘It Took Everyone in the Region by Surprise, Yet the Moken Survived’ – Olivia Wyatt interview in The Irrawaddy Magazine

ASEAM’s own Sam Cartmell recently interviewed filmmaker Olivia Wyatt about her experimental film on Moken culture and music.

Read the interview here: ‘It Took Everyone in the Region by Surprise, Yet the Moken Survived’

Watch the trailer for Sailing A Sinking Sea

Audio from the film:

Coral Crackling

Lemongrass

No Lover To Talk To Anymore

Ung-ang Symphony

UNESCO Collection Week 29: Transcending Borders – The Music of Thailand and Laos

ASEAM co-founder Sam Cartmell wrote a guest blog post for the Smithsonian Folkways UNESCO Collection of Traditional Music to mark the republishing of two Southeast Asian recordings – Thailand: The Music of Chieng Mai and Laos: Traditional Music of the South.

Read the blog post here

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ชินชัย ธรรมพิลา เสนอหมอลำคณะ เพชร พลาญชัย

Chinchai Thamphila presents the Petch Phalanchai Molam Band . . .

ลำเพินเกี้ยวตำรวจตระเวนชายแดน (Border Police Flirting Lam Plearn by the Petch Phalanchai Molam Band with vocals by Phuanpraka Petchphalanchai)

ลำเพินเรียกแฟน (Calling My Lover Lam Plearn by the Petch Phalanchai Molam Band with vocals by Phimjai Petchphalanchai)

ลำเพินเกี้ยวตำรวจตระเวนชายแดนลำเพินเรียกแฟน