The Center's newest featured song of the week is the band Empat Lima. Drawing on diverse influences, they have a new album Nightrider. #EmpatLima #Indonesia #SongoftheWeek. For more info/listen: http://www.cseashawaii.org/2014/08/empat-lima/ Photo credit: gigsplay.com
The Center's featured song of the week is the Filipino pop-punk band Kamikazee. They came together in 2000 and is made up of Jay Contreras, Jomal Linao, Led Tuyay, Puto Astete and Bords Burdeos. This song titled "Director’s Cut" is off of their album "Maharot." #Kamikazee #Philippines #SongoftheWeek. For more info/listen: www.cseashawaii.org/2014/11/kamikazee/ Photo credit: Album cover from their 3rd album "Long Time Noisy."
The Center’s featured song of the week is by the Vietnamese singer Uyên. In 2008, she auditioned for the 2nd season of Vietnam Idol and the third series of Sao Mai – Điểm hẹn prior to re-auditioning for Vietnam Idol (season 3), but failed to make it through. #UyênLinh #VietNam #SongoftheWeek. For more info/listen: www.cseashawaii.org/2014/11/uyen-linh/ Photo credit: Wikipedia
The Center’s featured song of the week is by the Cambodian singer Pan Ron. She was at her most popular in the 60s and 70s with a diverse mix of genres. #PanRon #Cambodia #SongoftheWeek. For more info/listen: http://www.cseashawaii.org/2014/12/pan-ron/ Photo credit: http://khmerization.blogspot.com/2013/09/golden-era-of-cambodian-music-given-its.html
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.org/2014/10/zee-avi/ Photo credit: www.cupcakesrock.com/pinkshoes/2010/03/zee-avi-live/
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 http://www.cseashawaii.org/2012/09/da-endorphine/
The Center’s featured song of the week is about the Thai pop group K-OTIC. They introduced their debut song in 2007 “Ya Wai Chai,” and the group has shown great range since they have performed songs in Thai, Korean, Japanese, and English. #K-OTIC #Thailand #SongoftheWeek. For more info/listen: http://www.cseashawaii.org/2014/12/k-otic-%E0%B9%80%E0%B8%84-%E0%B9%82%E0%B8%AD%E0%B8%95%E0%B8%B4%E0%B8%84/ Photo credit: www.jiggaban.com/