On 26th Jan 2019 to mark the launch of the Folk Art & Blues Festival in Cambodia and Australia Day, we broadcast our Hottest 100 live from the top of a London double decker bus in Phnom Penh. We chose not to do them as a countdown. The list was selected by listeners, some of […]
The Cambodian Folk Art and Blues Concert comes to Kampot on the 28th Jan 2019 with a main concert from 4pm on Wednesday 30th January at KAMA (next to the 2000 Monument in the heart of Kampot town. Kampot Radio will broadcast live from the concert for those that can’t make it. There’s an outstanding […]
Scott Bywater AKA Scoddy, respected Phnom Penh based musician regularly on the music scene is heading to Kampot. Scott’s early days in Cambodia were with helping get The Cambodian Space Project off the ground. He now actively performs in several ensembles and is a true entertainer. As a singer / songwriter, he also perform’s a […]
Earlier this year we saw the first Folk Art and Blues Festival in Cambodia, which brought many an artist and musician to Kampot. The festival is all set for its second coming with THE CSP MOTHERSHIP (Cambodia) FRANKIE TEARDROP DEAD (London) JUSTIN FREW & DAN DAVIES (Australia) OPN AIR DRG MKT (Vietnam/USA) RAGGY PROJECT (Malaysia) […]
Lead singer and frontman of the band Kaiser Chief’s, Ricky Wilson and England cricket player Freddie Flintoff have teamed up to perform a song as The Stars House Band for the World Cup in Support of the England football team as an unofficial anthem. Watch them destroying Boney M’s Rasputin!
[Updated] After weeks of speculation, last night on The Kampot Playboys official Facebook page, the name of their debut album has been announced. They have decided to break the tradition of a self-titled debut album and have chosen the name ‘Garuda‘. “it will be released very very soon!” – Mark Chattaway According to Wikipedia, Garuda (គ្រុឌ) is […]
[UPDATED] Earlier this year, Kampot expat / Co Founder of The Cambodian Space Project Julien Poulson and Filmmaker / former Lifestyle Editor of The Phnom Penh Post Mark Roy teamed up as The Kommandant’s to produce a short super8 movie called Flicker&Fade The movie is based on the story of 60’s / 70’s Cambodian pop […]
Always with projects on the back burner, this year the Cambodian Space Project are to embark on a quest to fill in the gaps of an era of music that Cambodia didn’t get to be a part of – D.I.S.C.O! We contacted the Chief Bongulator and Head Baboon of The Cambodian Space Project to see […]