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.”

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“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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