OTHER ASIAN CDs

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Shanghai Discontinued Famous Hits of the 1930s and 1940s Vol.10

ZHOU XUAN

Shanghai Discontinued Famous Hits of the 1930s and 1940s Vol.10

Ref: FSD6724


Price: 19.99

Zhou Xuan, was known as the 'Golden Voice' and arguably was the best known of the so-called seven great singing stars of China. She was a major star in 1930s and 40s Shanghai, both on record and film. She made several films in Hong Kong. Her career was blighted by mental illness, eventually dying in Shanghai in a mental asylum in 1957. She remains a well known singer throughout China, with books published and films released about her tragic life. This album contains 24 of her well known and lesser known tracks. Listen to samples of all.



Siri Bintang Pujaan (2 CDs)

SALOMA

Siri Bintang Pujaan (2 CDs)

Ref: FSD6719


Price: 16.99

Malay roots with jazz, Latin, rock 'n' roll and other styles, from the wife of P.Ramlee who was popular in music and film from the 1950s and 60s until her death in 1983.

CD1

1.Tanjung Katong 2. Apa Guna Berjanji 3. Awan Mendung Telah Tiba 4. Ikan Kekek 5. Harapan Bonda 6. Airmata Di Kuala Lumpur 7. Kenek Kenek Udang 8.Berhutang Jiwa Dibayar Jiwa 9. Sesudah Subuh 10. Suasana Cinta 11. Gendang Berbunyi 12. Manusia 13. Di Renjis-renjis 14. Gerimis 15. Zapin Budaya 16. Kain Songket

CD2

1. Madahku 2. Istana Cinta 3. Hilang Terang Timbul Gelap 4. Pandang Kasih 5. Mengapa Dirindu 6. Bila Larut Malam 7. Bunga Tanjung 8. Jangan Tinggal Daku 9. Selamat Pengantin Baru 10. Kuala Sedeli 11. Layang-Layang 12. Alunan Biola 13. Sekapur Sirih Seulas Pinang 14. Bakti Dalam Seni 15. Jari Jariku Sakit Semua 16. Tiru Macam Saya



Kau Bintang Ku Koleksi 30 Lagu Lagu Abadi (2 CDs)

ZELEHA HAMID

Kau Bintang Ku Koleksi 30 Lagu Lagu Abadi (2 CDs)

Ref: FSD6718


Price: 16.99

Best of album from one of Malaysia's greatest singers. Zaleha Hamid has been popular since the 1960s since she sung Beatles influenced 'pop yeh-yeh' to Malaysian and Indonesian roots styles including dangdut. Great mix of tunes from different eras.

CD1

1.Jauh 2. Gurindam Jiwa, Zaleha Hamid & Abdullah Chik 3. Mega Mendong 4. Pria Idaman 5. Joget Seri Dondang, Zaleha Hamid, Ann & Ann 6. Setangkai Bunga Padi 7. Jangan Kau Tangiskan 8. Anak Raja Turun Beradu 9. Janji Dua Hati, Zaleha Hamid & A. Ramlie 10. Mabuk Duit 11. Sedang Sedang Saja 12. Aku Kah Seorang Perindu 13. Ombak Derita 14. Sabar Menanti 15. Jangan Berangan Angan

CD2

1. Jangan Segan Segan 2. Semurni Kasih Ku Sesuci Cinta Mu, Zaleha Hamid & Aziz Ahmad 3. Dangdut Reggae 4. Kerana Pengalaman 5. Nilai Cinta, Zaleha Hamid & Abdullah Chik 6. Bicara Cinta 7. Darling I Love You 8. Memadu Janji, Zaleha Hamid & M Sharif 9. Kerana Goyang.. Goyang.. Goyang 10. Kenangan Mekar Di Hati 11. Teruna Idaman, Zaleha Hamid & Salih Yaacob 12. Biar Bertahun Aku Terseksa 13. Keluar Masuk 14. Sepondok Dua Cinta 15. Gendang Berbunyi



Tembang -Tembang Manis

TTM (TUTI MARYATI, TETTY SUPANGAT, MAMIEK PRASITORESMI)

Tembang -Tembang Manis

Ref: FSD6720


Price: 16.99

Beautiful kroncong album from a trio of well known singers, Tuti Maryati, Tetty Supangat and Mamiek Prasitoresmi, also known as TTM. On this album they sing together and solo a rendition of well known kroncong tunes. Superb recording and one of the best kroncong albums of recent years.

1. Kr. Hanya Satu / Tuti Maryati 2. Gambang Semarang / Tetty Supangat 3. Kr. Irama Malam / Mamiek Prasitoresmi 4. Zaman Edan / TTM 5. Kr. Gita Jiwa Nusantara / Tuti Maryati 6. Kr. Gelisahku /Tetty Supangat 7. LGM. Nguda Rasa / Mamiek Prasitoresmi 8. Keroncong Goyang / TTM 9. STB. Kecewa / Tuti Maryati 10. Lenggang Surabaya / Mamiek Prasitoresmi 11. Melati Di Tapal Batas / Tetty Supangat 12. Ilange Woting Ati (Hilangnya Seorang Gadis) / Tuti Maryati



Music of Southeast Asia - Compiled by Harold Courlander  (Smithsonian Folkways Custom CD)

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Music of Southeast Asia - Compiled by Harold Courlander (Smithsonian Folkways Custom CD)

Ref: FSD6689


Price: 16.99

Originally released in 1951. Fascinating collection of music from Southeast Asia features both popular and traditional music of Burma, Malaysia, Vietnam, Thailand, China and Laos.

A Custom CD is a high-quality CD-R which is produced at Smithsonian Folkways. A Custom CD is a mixed mode disc (also known as an Enhanced CD/CD Extra/CD Plus). A mixed mode disc contains both audio (for CD audio players) and data (readable on other devices, like PCs). Custom titles are sold with a digital copy of the album's original liner notes (as a .PDF file) on the CD.

1. Burma:Shan Song San Toke 2. Burma: Flower of Heaven Maung Su 3. Burma: the Southern Island Sein Part 4. Burma: Buddist Cerimonial Ode- Ponna U Hla Maung 5. Malaya: Chinchem (Temiar Dream Song) 6. Malaya: Siku (Temiar Dream Song) 7. Thailand: Admiration of a Sleeping Maiden 8. Thailand: Orchestral Composition 9. Thailand: Or 10. Vietnam: Folk Song 11. Laos: Recitation from Hue Van 12. Laos: Woman's Song 13. Laos: Folk Dance 14. Laos: Love Song 15. South China: Folk Tune



Music of Vietnam - Tribal Music of the Highland People, Traditional Music, Folksongs (Smithsonian Folkways Custom CD)

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Music of Vietnam - Tribal Music of the Highland People, Traditional Music, Folksongs (Smithsonian Folkways Custom CD)

Ref: FSD6690


Price: 16.99

Orignally released in 1965, tribal music of the highland people, traditional and classical music and folk songs. A rare document of a fascinating culture featuring many of the most important instruments and traditions. Includes tracks by Pham Duy who helped to produce and select the music.

A Custom CD is a high-quality CD-R which is produced at Smithsonian Folkways. A Custom CD is a mixed mode disc (also known as an Enhanced CD/CD Extra/CD Plus). A mixed mode disc contains both audio (for CD audio players) and data (readable on other devices, like PCs). Custom titles are sold with a digital copy of the album's original liner notes (as a .PDF file) on the CD.

1. Xylophone Torung of Bahnar tribe - Torung xylophone music 2. Calebass- Zither Ting Ning of Bahnar tribe- Ting ning zither music 3.Concert of Gongs of Bahnar tribe- Bahnar gong ensemble 4. Calebass-Khene - Knboat of Sedang tribe - Khene gourd music 5. Xoe folk dance of Thai people Group of young girls 6. Ritual Music of Cham people- Ritual music on sarinai (oboe) and ganang (drum) 7. Love Song - Doh Dam Tara Dodam dara love song 8. Historical Song - Chay Dalim- Chay dalim sung with baranung drum 9. Funeral Song - Doh Dam Mutai Dodam mutai funeral song with kanhi fiddle 10. Ritual Music Big Orchestra - Dai Nhac Dai nhac orchestra 11. Music Ballet - Ma Vu Ballet music of Central Vietnam 12. Music of Classical Theatre - Nam Chien Hat bo music for classical theatre 13. Classical Quintet Ngu Tuyet: Zither Tranh Dan tranh of the Ngu Tuyet classical quintet 14. Classical Quintet Ngu Tuyet: Pipa Ty ba- Ty ba of the Ngu Tuyet classical quintet 15. Classical Quintet Ngu Tuyet: Viele Nhi - Dan nhi of the Ngu Tuyet classical quintet 16. Classical Quintet Ngu Tuyet: Moon-Lute Nguyet Nguyet lute of the Ngu Tuyet classical quintet 17. Classical Quintet Ngu Tuyet: Monostring Bau- Dan bau of the Ngu Tuyet classical quintet 18. Luu Thuy- Hoa Tau 19. Solo Flute - Phuong Vu - Nguyen Dinh Nghia 20. Ho Ru Con - Vietnamese lullaby 21. Ho Nen - Vietnamese work song 22. Ho Gia Gao - Vietnamese rice-pounding song 23.Ho Mai Nhi- Pham Duy 24. Ho Lo- Pham Duy 25. Thuong Binh/Ganh Lua- Pham Duy



Folk Songs of Vietnam (Smithsonian Folkways Custom CD)

PHAM DUY

Folk Songs of Vietnam (Smithsonian Folkways Custom CD)

Ref: FSD6691


Price: 16.99

Originally released in 1968. Songs from all over Vietnam, that differ quite considerably. Pham Duy was one of the most revered singers at the time, and he is joined by three young singers Phuong Oanh, Pham Thuy Hoan and Quynh Hanh, from the north, centre and south respectively. As always with these Folkways recordings its fascinating to hear the folk song being performed in a different era.

A Custom CD is a high-quality CD-R which is produced at Smithsonian Folkways. A Custom CD is a mixed mode disc (also known as an Enhanced CD/CD Extra/CD Plus). A mixed mode disc contains both audio (for CD audio players) and data (readable on other devices, like PCs). Custom titles are sold with a digital copy of the album's original liner notes (as a .PDF file) on the CD.

1. Hat Hoi 2. Hai Hoa 3. Do Dua 4. Ly Tinh-Tang Pham Duy 5. Ly Tinh-Tang 6. Ho Mai Nghi 7. Ho Lo 8. Ly Con Sao 9. Ly Che Huong 10. Ly Chim Quyen 11. Song of the Heroes 12. The Wounded Soldier 13. Poem of a Buddhist Monk 14. Mother of the South 15. Why Be So Sad? 16.The Rain on the Leaves



Music of Thailand (Smithsonian Folkways Custom CD)

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Music of Thailand (Smithsonian Folkways Custom CD)

Ref: FSD6692


Price: 16.99

Originally released in 1959. More fascinating recordings of traditions and folk songs from a different Thailand to the one we know today. Some of these sound similar in style to what you might hear today, while others are like anything. Fantastic liner notes give amazing background to music that was described in 1959 as 'rapidly dying out'. Probably some of it did, but you can hear it here.

A Custom CD is a high-quality CD-R which is produced at Smithsonian Folkways. A Custom CD is a mixed mode disc (also known as an Enhanced CD/CD Extra/CD Plus). A mixed mode disc contains both audio (for CD audio players) and data (readable on other devices, like PCs). Custom titles are sold with a digital copy of the album's original liner notes (as a .PDF file) on the CD.

1.Suksanaen 2. Can Solo 3. Song 4. Girl's Song 5. Chakay and Ching (Instrumental) 6. Phlengchoi (Repartee Singing) 7.Folksong (North Thailand) 8. Pamahei (Classical Style) 9. Rotchanasangtaung (Percussion Orchestra) 10. Festive Music 11. Phrayasok 12. Laoduangdoen 13. Chatree (South Thailand) 14. Khmensayok (Instrumental Group) 15. Angtalung (South Thailand) 16. Reed Orchestra (North Thailand)



Burmese Folk and Traditional Music (Smithsonian Folkways Custom CD)

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Burmese Folk and Traditional Music (Smithsonian Folkways Custom CD)

Ref: FSD6693


Price: 16.99

Originally released in 1953. Yet more superlatives are required to do this recording justice. Harps, drums, gongs, flutes, guitars (Hawaiian guitar) violin even Burmese 'piano'. As usual fascinating liner notes give a rare insight into the music.

A Custom CD is a high-quality CD-R which is produced at Smithsonian Folkways. A Custom CD is a mixed mode disc (also known as an Enhanced CD/CD Extra/CD Plus). A mixed mode disc contains both audio (for CD audio players) and data (readable on other devices, like PCs). Custom titles are sold with a digital copy of the album's original liner notes (as a .PDF file) on the CD.

1. Kyo Song (Royal Barge Music) 2. Byaw Than (Novitiating Ceremonial Song) 3. Patt Waing 4. Maung Saing 5. Saing (Burmese Orchestra) 6. Saung 7.Pattala 8. Don Min 9. Si Daw 10. Bon Gyi Than 11. Do Butt 12. O Zi 13. Kar Gyin (Martial Song) - Ba Thet 14. Burmese Violin - Maung Kyaing 15. Burmese Guitar- U Sein Maung 15.Burmese Piano-Maung Than Myint



A Tribute to Saloma

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A Tribute to Saloma

Ref: FSD6684


Price: 17.99

Tribute to the Malaysian/Singaporean singer Saloma, ex-wife of another great P. Ramlee, who was popular in Malaysia from the 1950s until the 1980s. Released to coincide with a big budget biopic in Malaysia which has increased her popularity, especially with young people. This tribute features mostly contemporary rock groups and pop singers with only a dabbling of the more rootsy, traditional sounding style of Saloma herself. Includes Saloma on the final track.

1. Hanzama - Airmata Di Kuala Lumpur 2. Aweera - Aku, Dia Dan Lagu 3. AKIM - Biarlah Aku Pergi 4. The Typewriter & Azlan - Malam Terakhir 5. The Lomas - Bila Larut Malam 6. Rafidah Ibrahim - Mengapa Di Rindu 7. Amy Matsura - Bossanova 8. Persis - Apa Guna Berjanji 9. Numerus - Ada Ubi Ada Batas 10. Saloma - Istana Cinta



Tak Mungkin Hujan Balik Ke Langit

NASSIER WAHAB

Tak Mungkin Hujan Balik Ke Langit

Ref: FSD6685


Price: 16.99

From Kedah, Malaysia, Nassier Wahab was a popular singer during the 1980s. Produced by S.Atan, responsible for many hits of the period that combined Malay roots and modern sounds.

1. Tak Mungkin Hujan Balik Ke Langit 2. Joget Hati Berkenan 3. Mas Merah 4. Sulaman Asmara 5. Detik Kerinduan 6. Dondang Desa Warisan 7. Pancaran Desa 8. Joget Kasih Sempurna 9. Keroncong Kasih Abadi 10. Bila Hati Terluka 11. Keroncong Kerinduan 12. Joget Hati Berkenan (Instrumental) 13. Keroncong Kasih Abadi 14. Sulaman Asmara (Instrumental) 15. Tak Mungkin Hujan Balik Ke Langit (Instrumental)



Luk Thung! The Roots of Thai Funk

Luk Thung! The Roots of Thai Funk

Ref: FSD6594


Price: 19.99

Lukthung can often be slow, plaintive music. This compilation is of more upbeat funky music, much in common with morlam. Some famous singers others less known from the 1970s before the synthesizers took over. Listen to samples of most tracks.

1. PLEARN PROMDAN - Farang Zeang Bong Fai 2. PLEARN PROMDAN - Koy Yung Mai Por 3. POOM PUWARIN - Tai Por Karm Bar 4. THAWAL PUKATHORN - Pu Ying Yang Nong 5. SAKSIAM PETCH-CHOMPU - Jeb Jeb Sab Sab 6. KANGWANPRAI LUKPETCH - Chan Yak Kah Mia 7. RUNGPETCH LAMSING - Ban Nork Dee Nae

8. THEPPORN PETCH-UBON - Jon Thae Nor 9. PRAIWAN LUKPETCH - Mai Eam Ruk 10. SAMAI ONWONG - Nao Nao Ron Ron 11. RUNGFAH PUPING - Puyai Lee Santana 12. SUANG SANTI - Dunb Fai Kui Gun 13. THEPPORN FETCH-UBON - Par Gun Koh 14. NOPPADOL DWANGPORN - Yaak 15. DAO BANDON - Mae Jom Kalon 16. PETCH POHTAKAM - Nong Jeoy 17. SORNPETCH PINYO - Luek Rao Dume Nom 18. SAMAI ONWONG - Ruk Thung Na



Thai Funk Zudrangma Vol.1

VARIOUS ARTISTS

Thai Funk Zudrangma Vol.1

Ref: FSD6592


Price: 19.99

70s Funk Thai Style! Lukrung, Lukthung, Morlam and mixed with 70s disco elements and other tunes into a wild concotion. Features The Impossibles, who had a residency in Hawaii once, and other artists of which not much is known. Some are covers, including Funkytown and intriguingly Another Brick in the Wall Part 2 by Pink Floyd. Probably best to listen to the samples rather than trying to describe them here.

1. Louis Kennedy- Pu Yai Lee 2. Meesak Nakaratch- Luk Ron 3. Chantana Kittiyapan - Chee Vit Kon Dum 4. The Hot Pepper - Kun Rod Fai, Pai Rod Bus, Kee Chang, Kang Tent 5. Ongart Jeerapan - Ka Ma Kon Deay 6. Plearn Promdan - Sam Bai 7. Royal Sprite - Yang Hai Mun Kong 8. Kana Tnt - Kod Hang Kam 9. Panadda Chayapark - 5000 Nut 10. Pranee Thanasri - Chown Tur Ten Rum 11. Panadda Chayapark - Rus Pu Tin 12. Nakplang Krumklowna - Disco Tour 13. Champoo - Arai Arai Kor Disco 14. Buppa Saichol - Sheng Ra Bert 15. Chairai Chaiyata/Sawanee Pattana - Khown Tai Doey Loak Puin 16. Chantana Kittiyapan - Sa Ra Wan 17. Sroeng Santi - Nam Man Pang 18. The Impossibles - Do It (Till You're Satisfied)



Thai Funk Zudrangma Vol.2

VARIOUS ARTISTS

Thai Funk Zudrangma Vol.2

Ref: FSD6593


Price: 19.99

More wild 70s funk from Bangkok. Features some of the same artists, more covers of 70s disco classics and other wild tunes. Take a listen.

1. Bualuang OST - Singto (Lion) 2. Panadda Chayapark - Yoong (Mosquito) 3. Chai Muangsing - Pee Kao Pee Oak (Ghost In Ghost Out) 4. Sangthong Seesai- Duang Duang Duang (Luck Luck Luck) 5. Sripai Jaipra - YomMaBan TaLangKan (Officer Of Hell's Announcement) 6. Sangthong Seesai - Kam Kao (Old Karma) 7. The Impossible - Pom-Pom-Pom (Hair-Hair-Hair) 8. Soonthorn Sujaridchan - Sara-A-Mor-Sara-R : Kee Mao (D-r-u-n-k : Pissed) 9. Soonthorn Sujaridchan - Sara-A-Mor-Sara-R : Kee Mao Lae (D-r-u-n-k : Wasted) 10. Soonthorn Sujaridchan/ Krongthong Tussanaphan - OudTaLud Bump (Hurtle Bump) 11. The Generation - Racing 12. The President - Ruk Chua NiRunDon (Love Forever) 13. Don Sornabeab - Mao (Drunk) 14. Chantana Kittiyapan - Ya-Ya (No-No) 15. The Oriental Funk - Loy KraTong Disco 16. The Generation - Kon Muan Khan (People Are The Same) 17. Sroeng Santi - Leang Mai Toe (Overkill) 18. Buppa Saichol - Kon Chob Pluk (Waker) 19. Sroeng Santi - Ba Bor Por Khan (Crazy Same Love) 20. Hongthong Dao Udon - Mai Keay Ruk (Never Loved) 21. Rayrai na Koratich - Kard Klan Nam Mun (Lack Of Gasoline) 22. Royal Sprites - Noom Rai Por (Kenaf Farm Man)



Sorn Ruk Ruk Sorn

CHARIN NUNTANAKORN

Sorn Ruk Ruk Sorn

Ref: FSD6588


Price: 15.99

Brilliant album of Luk Krung, from one of Thailand's national treasures born in 1933. Luk Krung is a slightly more sophisticated urban style compared to Luk Thung, associated with country areas of Thailand.

1. Sorn ruk ruk sorn 2. Saen saeb 3. Sao nakornchaisri 4. Nirad nuch 5. Huk jai mai kid 6. Yhard roong 7. Roy ruk roy lek 8. Kwan krajerng 9. Tah chaloam 10. Sabai prae 11. Nuer nuan 12. Lom ruk lom huan



Ruan Pae (The Boat House) soundtrack

CHARIN NUNTANAKORN

Ruan Pae (The Boat House) soundtrack

Ref: FSD6590


Price: 15.99

Soundtrack to the film released in 1962 and considered to be a landmark in Thai cinema. All songs are well know throughout Thailand to people of all ages.

1. Ruan Pae 2. Wan Pen 3. Sai Chon 4. Ngao Mai 5. Numta Aitui 6. Jao tui kao krung 7. Roi tai 8. Khong thur kon deaw 9. Pleang ruk pleng rum 10. Dao klee 11. Mhai kae 12. Klin kalakate 13. Kalakate 14. Chum aok muan tok tarn 15. Klet kaew 16. Sark torranong



Konsert Lentera Timur

DATO' SITI NURHALIZA

Konsert Lentera Timur

Ref: FSD6520


Price: 22.99

Konsert Lentera Timur (The Eastern Beacon Concert) was a residency show and revue held over four nights in September 2013 at Istana Budaya in Kuala Lumpur. The songs were all based on Malaysian traditional and folk music, mostly tracks from her traditional albums including Cindai, Sanggar Mustika and Lentara Timur. Siti was backed by a forty piece traditional Malay orchestra.

CD 1

1. Sendayung Pak Yong & Ala Dondeng 2. Nirmala 3. Kurik Kundi 4. Bunga Melur 5. Mahligai Permata 6. Patah Hati 7. Janji 8. Kau Pergi Tanpa Pesan 9. Citra Budaya 10. Syair 11. Masri Manis 12. Kaparinyo 13. Sulam Sembilan 14. Jangan Ditanya 15. Joget Kasih Tak Sudah 16. Joget Pahang 17. Bulan Yang Mesra 18. Empat Dara 19. Hati Kama

CD 2

1. Instrumental OTM 2. Cek Mek Molek 3. Laksamana Raja Di Laut 4. Ketawalah Lagi 5. Bahtera Merdeka 6. Biarlah Rahsia 7. Rampaianku 8. Damak 9. Balqis 10. Ya Maulai 11. Cindai 12. Popaleh Weh



Demi Cinta Ni...Ye...

HETTY KOES ENDANG

Demi Cinta Ni...Ye...

Ref: FSD6522


Price: 14.99

Re-release of Kroncong sinnger's Pop Indonesia album that was a big hit in 1985.

1. Demi Cinta Nih Yee 2. Mungkinkah 3. Biro Jodoh 4. Kau Tak Setia 5. Tak Kulepas Kamu 6. Terbuai 7. Percik-Percik Kerinduan 8. Pergilah Duka 9. Bila Jatuh Cinta 10. Kesetiaanku


Neon Dark

KROM

Neon Dark

Ref: FSD6491


Price: 16.99

Krom are a band from Phnom Penh, Cambodia, who play a kind of blend of traditional Khmer with a delta blues sound. The band features songwriter, guitarist, vocalist Christopher Minko with Khmer vocalsits and sisters, Sophea and Sopheak Chamroeun, with help from including Jimmy 'B' on slide guitar. Neon Dark, the band's second album, is a 12 song, bilingual album, in English and Khmer. 10 of the songs are originals written by Christopher Minko, working with co-writer and vocalist, Sophea Chamroeun. Two of the tracks feature the master of Mekong Delta Blues Kong Nay, on chapei and vocals, along with vocalists Sophea Chamroeun and Sopheak Chamroeun. The album is produced by Sarin Chhuon. Listen to samples of all tracks.

1. Creation of Krom (feat. Master Kong Nay) 2. The Haunted 3. Rain 4. Passion 5. 7 Years Old 6. Night Moods 7. The Wire 8. Fractured Fragrance 9. Sadness 10. Life and Music 11. Down Sukhumvit Road 12. Dancing With Krom (feat. Master Kong Nay)



Gamelan Joged Bumbung

SEKEHE JOGED BUMBUNG 'SUNARI-BUDAYA'

Gamelan Joged Bumbung

Ref: FSD6484


Price: 16.99

Joged Bumbung is a style of Balinese gamelan played mostly on bamboo instruments. Joged is the name of a dance, and this type of gamelan has become popular throughout Bali and is often performed for tourists. The bamboo instruments are sometimes compared to a marimba, are played with both hands, and usually accompanied by suling (flute), kendang (drum) and various cymbals and gongs. Live recording from 1996 at Kesiut Village, Tabanan, Bali. Comes with some English notes. Listen to sound samples.

1. Dengdeng Metunu (Baked meat) 2. Aras kembang (Blooming Flowers) 3. Ongkak Ongkek (Sound of Frogs) 4. Madu Sari (Essence of Honey) 5. Den Bukit (Northern Hill) 6. Kembang Pucuk (Name of Flower) 7. Puspita Sari (Essence of Flower) 8. Gegilak (Procession Instrument)



Gong Dewa Yadnya

SEKEHE GONG WERDHI BUDAYA

Gong Dewa Yadnya

Ref: FSD6485


Price: 16.99

Recorded in 1996 at Kesiut Village, Tabanan, Bali. Comes with some English notes. Excellent recording of gamelan.

1. Pemungkah (Overture) 2. Kincang-Kincung (Struggle of Life) 3. Rejang Batu Panes (Welcome Dance to Gods) 4. Baris Gede (Warrior Dance to Gods) 5. Pengundang Taksu (Invitation to the Gods) 6. Sehe (Instrument to accompany ritual song) 7. Jaran Guyang (Energetic Horse) 8. Mas Lali (Leave the Body) 9. Sekar Medori (Name of a white flower) 10. Nuwur (Finding the supreme god)



Angklung Kebyar

VARIOUS

Angklung Kebyar

Ref: FSD6486


Price: 16.99

Third in the series of gamelan recordings from 1996 at Kesiut Village, Tabanan, Bali. Angklung is an ancient Balinese gamelan that performs in religious processions, temples, cremation ceremonies etc. Fantastic recording. Comes with some English notes.

1. Beratya Yasa (Meditation Song) 2. Panyembrahma (Welcome Dance) 3. Margapati (King of the Forest) 4. Jauk (Giant's Dance) 5. Manuk Rawa (Bird's Dance) 6. Oleg Tambulilingan (Bumble-bees in love) Se Lisir (Welcome instrument to the gods) 7. Gegilak (Procession instrument)



Chai Lai Thai Bossa

KORPAI

Chai Lai Thai Bossa

Ref: FSD6493


Price: 15.99

In similar vain to Khun-in, Jazz of Siam, bossa nova infuenced instrumental versions of traditional Thai, Lao and Burmese music.

1. Chai Lai Thai Bossa 2. Fortune Candles 3. Pretty 4. Northern Flowers 5. Beating Poles (Lao Style) 6. Root of Land 7. Angor Resonance 8. Stream Under the Sand 9. Burmese Young One 10. Burmese Hunting Frogs 11. Nostalgia


Kroncong Tenggara

UBIET

Kroncong Tenggara

Ref: FSD6473


Price: 21.99

Superb album originally released in 2007 of kroncong by singer Ubiet from Jakarta. Ubiet is a collaborator with film music composers Dian HP and Riza Arshad, while her group, also called Kroncong Tenggara infuse the Portuguese influenced kroncong with elements of tango, jazz and local pop music. Overall this album is of classic style kroncong, beautifully performed.

1.Kroncong Kemayoran 2.Aksi Kucing 3.Gambang Semarang 4.Kroncong Tenggara 5.Kroncong Pasar Gambir 6.Cinta Pertama 7.Kroncong Sapulidi 8.Senja di Pelabuhan Kecil 9.Di Bawah Sinar Bulan Purnama (Bonus Track)



Degung for Christmas

DEGUNG PARAHYANGAN

Degung for Christmas

Ref: FSD6412


Price: 17.99

Sundanese gamelan versions of Christmas tunes.

1. Silent Night 2. The First Noel 3. White Christmas 4. Whispering Hope 5. Santa Claus is Coming to Town 6. Jingle Bells 7. We Wish you a Merry Christmas 8. Joy to the World 9. When a Child is Born 10. Auld Lang Syne



Christmas in Bali

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Christmas in Bali

Ref: FSD6413


Price: 17.99

Balinese Gamelan versions of Christmas tunes- oh and a new year one too.

1. Jingle Bells 2. Silent Night 3. Hark the Herald Angels Sing 4. Joy to the World 5. Go Tell it On the Mountain 6. I'll Be Home for Christmas 7. We Wish You a Merry Christmas 8. Here Comes Santa Claus 9. Frosty The Snowman 10. The First Noel 11. Adeste Fideles 12. Santa Claus is Coming to Town 13. Auld Lang Syne


18 Golden Years (2 CDs)

MIKE PIROMPORN

18 Golden Years (2 CDs)

Ref: FSD6414


Price: 13.99

Compilation of lukthung/morlam singer Mike Pirimporn to mark his 18th year as a singer.

CD 1

1. Ya jai khon jon 2. Kai rang tang ngarn 3. Ruean hor hong chao 4. Yark hai ther kao jai 5. Kum lung jai nai waew ta 6. Dao jai fah 7. Poo yoo beung lung 8. Ma der kwan aey 9. Norrachard wang wai 10. Jor mor por 5 11. Yark ded dork fah 12. Waew ta tee took mern 13. Kae kaek rub chern 14. Bon sen tarng sai derm 15. Tang look rung 16. Niew nang kang sai

CD 2

1. Duay rang hang rak 2. Mai sai kern ror 3. Tee peung khon klai 4. Ror sai jai sung ma 5. Took bung kub duay kwam kid theung 6. Nuk soo mor 3 7. Nuey mai khon dee 8. Pah kaw bon bah sai 9. Dum na none(Huk sao say no) 10. Look sao nai jarng 11. Lakorn chee vit 12. Kor khon roo jai 13. Tai saeng neon 14. Puer rak puer rao 15. Yung rak kan yoo rue plow 16. Hua jai sa on


Thai Classical - Thai Dulcimer Solo (Kim)

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Thai Classical - Thai Dulcimer Solo (Kim)

Ref: FSD6415


Price: 14.99

Album of solo Khim (hammered dulcimer) one of the representative Thai traditional instruments. The Khim has 42 strings and is played with bamboo sticks. It is thought the Khim was introduced into Thailand from China.

1. Lao Seang Tean 2. Lao Duang Daoen 3. Lao Kra Thop Mai 4. Lao Kum Hom 5. Lao Charoen Sri 6. Lao Dum-nern Sai 7. Lao Khroun 8. Lao Lum Pang 9. Lao Laong Nan 10. Lao Jao Su 11. Lao Kra Tae


The Overture - Original Soundtrack

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The Overture - Original Soundtrack

Ref: FSD6430


Price: 15.99

Soundtrack to 2004 Thai film based on the fictionalised life story of a Thai palace musician Luang Pradit Phairoh. It follows his life as a classical musician from the late 19th century until the 1940s. The film won several awards and was entered into the Academy Awards as Best Foreign Language Film. The film helped to popularize Thai Classical music in Thailand. The soundtrack features mostly Thai traditional music plus some original film score.

1.Assajun -Miracle composed by Petch Marr and Pijika) 2. Kaek bor-ra-tes 3.Ton Worrachet 4. Kum warn 5. Kra-tai ten 6. Lao duang duen 7. Hom rong pra-derm chai 8. Hom rong um-ma-baht 9. Hom rong chor paka 10. Home rong jeen dok mai 11. Saen kum-nueng

Tracks 2-11 traditional Thai music performed by Chaibhuk Bhutrachinda, Korphai and Narongrit Tosa-nga

12.Raek phob 13.Terd toh 14. Berk barn 15. Sum nuek 16. Chai-cha-na 17. Kwam wung

12-17 are from the original score by Chatchai Pongrapaphan


Thai Classical Music - The Overture

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Thai Classical Music - The Overture

Ref: FSD6416


Price: 14.99

Thai classical inspired by the film, The Overture.

1. Lao-Doung-Duen 2. Kang Kao Gin Gluay 3. Saean Kam Noung 4. Torn Vor Ra CHed 5. Come Wan 6. Yuan Klow 7. Lao Doung Duen 8. Kub Mai Bun Dor 9. As Sa Va Lee La 10. Sa La Tee 11. Lom Pad Chai Kao 12. Pa Ya Dern



Thai Classical Music: Trae Wong Yai - Klong Yaaw (3 CDs)

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Thai Classical Music: Trae Wong Yai - Klong Yaaw (3 CDs)

Ref: FSD6417


Price: 19.99

Excellent overview of all kinds of Thai traditional instruments and styles on 3 CDs.

28 tracks.


Thai Classical Music - All Four Regions Complete Set (4 CDs)

Thai Classical Music - All Four Regions Complete Set (4 CDs)

Ref: FSD6418


Price: 21.99

Thai classical instrumenal ceremonial music from north, south, east and west Thailand. 4 CDs, 24 tracks.



Best of the Year 2013

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Best of the Year 2013

Ref: FSD6428


Price: 14.99

Compilation from the RS label in Thailand. Pop music, most notable is the final track a collaboration of pop group 3.2.1 with lukthung singer Baituey, a big hit in Thailand this year.

1. Sunshine- Kum ka khon 2. Flame -Khob oak sue mai dai 3. Dr. Fuu -Mai mee hai jai : Dr.Fuu 4. Karamail - Wun sood tai : Karamail 5.Neko Jump Look- Look si! 6. 3.2.1. Ter mee kao (White Flag) 7. Four Mod - Yark dai fan kao perm mai 8.Timethai - Fan pun tor (Spy) : Timethai 9. Thank You - Yark klub pai pen puean ter (Unfriended Request) 10. Fah - Fan kao kor ngao pen 11. Knomjean- Tum jai mai dai (I can't) 12. Eak Surachet -Tee ruk (ter) 13. Fai Am Fine - Mai yark dai fan mai 14. Benze Prikthai- Ngieb tummai 15. Parn Thanaporn- Chun mai dai..krai kor tong mai dai : (OST 'Buang Barb') 16.3.2.1 feat. Baituey - Ruk tong perd (Splash Out)


Metamorphosis

GEOMUNGO FACTORY

Metamorphosis

Ref: FSD6409


Price: 19.99

Geomungo Factory are a four piece group playing Geomungo, a traditional long zither with six strings. The group play five different geomungos, plus gayageum, in original pieces over a kaleidoscope of sounds and textures, from delicate to jarring, with an experimental edge. Have played at WOMEX in 2012, performed in the UK in 2013, and this CD has been well reviewed by western media, although until now has remained rather elusive.

1. Jirirariru (Everybody Stand Up!) 2. Jeong-jung-dong (Movement on Silence) 3. Geomungo & Tango 4. Byeolgeumja (The Starry Night) 5. Dream of the Tree 6. Sky, Wind, Star and Poem 7. Nightmare of Blind Sound (Groundless Fear) 8. To a Free Bird (Fly to the Sky) 9. Illang Illang 10. Hwan-yu (Cycle of the Sound)



Differance

JAMBINAI

Differance

Ref: FSD6410


Price: 19.99

Korean traditional instruments, including haegum, piri and geomungo, meets electronic post rock with some more reflective moments. Performed at WOMEX 13 in Cardiff. Nine tracks.



Rock Dang Dangdut XPDC Style

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Rock Dang Dangdut XPDC Style

Ref: FSD6378


Price: 19.99

Malaysian rock versions of dangdut classics. Originals were sung by Rhoma Irama, Elvy Sukaesih and others, and take on a new lease of life

1. Ary (Fahrenheit) - Kopi Dangdut 2. Kristal - Rindu 3. Ija - Penasaran 4. Yabang - Cubit-Cubitan 5. Abot - Penawar Rindu 6. Yabang - Aku Semut Merah 7. Faizul (Rock Orang Kampuang) - Boneka India 8. Abot - Kerana Pengalaman 9. Ary (Fahrenheit) - Asam Di Gunung Garam Di Laut 10. Ary (Fahrenheit) - Cinta Sabun Mandi 11. Abot - Cintaku Terbahagi Dua 12. Kristal - Sejati 13. Kristal - Cinta 14. Kristal - Insan


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