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    Originally the lead singer with the band Endorphine, Da and her band released their first album Prik in 2004, with hit single “Puan Sa Nit” topping many radio charts in Thailand. #DaEndorphine #Thailand #SEASongoftheWeek More info/listen www.cseashawaii.o...

    Ego Lemos is known as the ‘Bob Dylan of East Timor’ for his folk songs about the struggles of his young country, and the environmental and social revitalization he has helped guide. He is an increasingly well-known musician who represents his people to the world through evocative, simple folk songs that he writes and sings in his native Tetum language. #EgoLemos #TimorLeste #SEASongoftheWeek More info/listen: www.cseashawaii.o...

    Bảo Thy (born in June 2, 1988) is a Vietnamese Pop singer who sings and releases music through the internet. In 2006, she took part in the “Thập Đại Mỹ Nhân (Top ten beatiful girls)” competition of gameonline and placed in the Top 10. #BaoThy #VietNam #SEASongoftheWeek More info/listen: www.cseashawaii.o...

    Harem Belle is a Thai band playing Alternative Pop Rock. Listen to “From the word “Love” and check out other music by this quirky, unconventional, up and coming band from Thailand. #HaremBelle #Thailand #SongoftheWeek More info/listen: www.cseashawaii.o...

    Maria (real name Meria Aires) (born February 16, 1989) is the most successful female singer in Brunei. She became a successful artist when she won the 2005 Kristal Idol contest in conjunction with His Majesty the Sultan of Brunei Darussalam’s birthday celebrations. #MariaAires #Brunei #SEASongoftheWeek www.cseashawaii.o...

    Pandai Besi is an eight-member Indonesian indie band. The band was formed to remake songs from Efek Rumah Kaca (ERK). Using crowd funding in 2013, the band released the reworked music. #PandaiBesi #Indonesia #SongoftheWeek For more info/listen: www.cseashawaii.o... Photo credit: efekrumahkaca.net

    Sponge Cola is a four-member Filipino band. Their first album was produced in 2003 with two songs, "Lunes" and "Jeepney," quickly recognized as hits with local audiences. #SpongeCola #Philipines #SongoftheWeek For more info/listen: www.cseashawaii.o... Photo credit: itunes.apple.com/us/album/araw-oras-tagpuan/id479874303

    Yuna is an independent Malaysian singer-songwriter. She began writing her own songs when she was 14 years old, and her first performance of her own songs was at the age of 19, after she learned how to play guitar. She has performed in numerous acoustic shows and events in many parts of Malaysia since 2006. #Yuna #Malaysia #SEASongoftheWeek More info/listen: www.cseashawaii.o...

    The Center's newest featured song of the week is the Malaysian singer-songwriter Zee Avi. She has the distinction of being the first Malaysian singer to have albums on the US Billboard Hot 200 Albums chart and top a Billboard chart (Heatseekers Album). #ZeeAvi #Malaysia #SongoftheWeek. For more info/listen: www.cseashawaii.o... Photo credit: www.cupcakesrock....

    Bird Thongchai “ธงไชย” McIntyre is the featured Southeast Asian performer this week. Thongchai McIntyre was born in Bangkok in 1958 to parents James and Udom McIntyre. In 2010, Bird made his first international tour in Los Angeles and the 50th Anniversary of Lincoln Center in New York. #BirdThongchai #Thailand #SEASongoftheWeek More info/listen: www.cseashawaii.o...

    Preap Sovath (ព្រាប សុវត្ថិ) born February 27, 1972, in Kandal, Cambodia, is a cambodian/khmer pop singer. Sovath started his singing career in 1992. He records for Rasmey Hang Meas (RHM), generally regarded as Cambodia’s most progressive recording label. Apart from being a singer, Preap Sovath is also an actor, restaurant owner and owner of a wedding boutique. #PreapSovath #Cambodia #SEASongoftheWeek More info/listen: www.cseashawaii.o...

    "Sacred Skin: Thailand’s Spirit Tattoos" by by Tom Vater and Aroon Thaewchatturat - Sacred #tattoos, called sak yant in Thailand, have been around Southeast Asia for centuries and afford protection from accident, misfortune, and crime. Young women get tattooed with love charms in order to attract better partners, while adolescent men use the protective power of their #yants in fights with rival youth #gangs. More info: www.cseashawaii.c...

    "Sacred Tattoos of Thailand: Exploring the Magic, Masters and Mystery of Sak Yan" by Joe Cummings and Dan White - Sacred #Tattoos of #Thailand: Explore the #Magic, Masters and Mystery of Sak Yan is the first illustrated book in English to trace the history and origins of the Thai hand-inked #tattoo tradition. More info: www.cseashawaii.c...

    "A Siamese Embassy Lost in Africa 1686" by Michael Smithies - This long-forgotten tale of the shipwreck off the coast of Africa of a Siamese embassy to Lisbon in 1686 lay buried in the text of a French book printed 300 years ago. The author of the text was the intrepid and intriguing Jesuit Tachard, who published accounts of his first two journeys to Siam. More info: www.cseashawaii.c...

    "From Japan to Arabia: Ayutthaya’s Maritime Relations with Asia" edited by Kennon Breazeale - “This truly impressive volume has stood the test of time and relevance as scholars and others alike continue to discuss the transnational maritime connections across Asia." More info: www.cseashawaii.c...