Since we’re having a bit of an early summer here in the northeastern United States, I’ve been listening to a lot of my favorite summer jams. Group Doueh are on constant rotation right now.
Record label Sublime Frequencies, which specializes in obscure recordings from Syria, Indonesia, Thailand, Mali, Nepal, and beyond, has been releasing solid discs such as one of my favorite albums, Cambodian Cassette Archives: Khmer Folk & Pop music Vol. 1, a collection of pre-Khmer Rouge pop. The label now has its first vinyl offering, a limited, [...]