After the success of Viplas/Rachana, another film that focuses on mental problems and the stigma and misrepresentations that surround it will soon hit the cinemas.
Hit songs today are “happier”, more danceable and more likely to be sung by women than songs that fail to make it to the charts, a study into 30 years of musical evolution revealed yesterday.
Our weekdays are often filled with paperwork, field jobs, university exams and oral recitations. With all that we do from Monday to Friday, we sometimes get burnt out.
Vibratone easily made a buzz when it was formed in 2012, producing great reggae sounds that created a mark in Phnom Penh – until the music was paused in 2016.
Cambodia isn’t called the Kingdom of Wonder solely because of the majestic beauty of its ancient temples and landscapes.
Sonny Inbaraj Krishnan on why Moi Tiet remains a joyful party animal, where the audience can escape for a second and have fun with their songs.
Khmer traditional music, many forms of dances, classical instruments are continuously celebrated and well-respected by people in and outside of Cambodia.
Arnel Quiapo was once down and almost out. But he never let his sorrow and despair dampen his faith in the Divine. The bassist with Whiplash relates his life-changing story to Agnes Alpuerto.
In the fading sunlight last Sunday, many found it hard not to feel choked by their emotions at the musical memorial service for Kak Channthy, the frontwoman for Cambodian Space Project.
Blindness will never stop someone from achieving their goals provided they have a burning desire and perseverance. That is the advice of a young music student who is helping to preserve Khmer tradition despite physical disability.
In the wee hours of Tuesday morning, Cambodia lost one of its brightest stars in a tragic road accident. Kak Channthy, the modern-day Pan Ron whose sole passion was to promote the glory days of Cambodia’s music scene.
The Google Home Mini is an affordable $49 voice-controlled speaker that seeks to do it all! Pairing with Google Assistant, it can pull up information, control music and videos and even manage select smarthome devices – like dimming the lights through the magic of voice alone.
Sponsored by the US Embassy in Phnom Penh, the new album from Young Yorn and his band, “Lovin’ USA: Yorn Young’s Journey Across America”, received a second launch on March 17 at a stadium in Mr Yorn’s hometown of Steung Sen in Kampong Thom.
We woke up to a painful news yesterday. Channthy Kak, the well-loved artist who toured across countries to introduce the music of Cambodia to the world, passed away at 38.
Eileen McCormick attends a temple ceremony and encounters a sage who parties with the spirits in an animistic ritual filled with music and colour.
When musicians die, their fans want to keep their memories alive. It’s not unusual that posthumous albums are released, even decades after the musician’s passing.
When they discover that their child is good at particular things and lacking at others, some parents make a mistake by focusing too much on completing the void.
It was a Saturday night of underground music in Show Box showcasing top independent bands in Cambodia, promoted by Yab Moung Records. They rocked, they screamed their lungs out, they writhed, they jumped and they head-banged.
Spotify announces that its streaming model will keep reshaping the music industry.
The devil is in the music and Raggy Singh’s heart is still in the region, performing in gigs to celebrate the birth of his made-in-Vietnam guitar.