Cambodia: Golden era of Cambodian music given its second airing

“In 2009, Hobart-born, Phnom Penh-based rock guitarist Julien Poulson, 47, established the Cambodian Space Project. The ‘carousel’ of a band has had up to 22 singers, dancer and musicians, mostly from Cambodia, helping revive some of the music from the era, including that of the murdered artists.”


“Pan Ron was the most risque of Cambodian singers of the 1960s to mid-70s. She sang saucy, sexy lyrics that would be banned in today’s conservative Cambodia.”

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