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WORLD MUSIC DAY!

Thursday 21 June 2012 by KBS

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It is a real tradition : on June 21th, let's celebrate music - all types of music !

Inspired by an idea from American musician Joel Cohen, the first "Fête de la musique" took place in Paris in 1982. It has become a worldwide celebration over years, with over 32 countries setting up their own Music Day.

"Fête de la musique" usually gives opportunity to listen amateur and various musicians performing in the streets, while many free concerts are organized in special venues.

In Phnom Penh, you obviously won't come across a new band on every street corner. But it doesn't mean that you won't be able to listen, enjoy and celebrate music !

Here are 5 musical venue : choose your ambiance !

Rock' n roll @ Memphis pub: The Memphis Pub organizes a mini Music Festival with some of Phnom Penh's best bands : Khletica - Cartoon Emo - Maia - Skip - Thy Nata - Rock X-Press & more.... Anchor Draft $1 all night

Jazzy and trendy @ Le Bar (Sofitel):
Music performances include Phnom Penh's most popular Jazz bands, such as the GTS Band, the Phnom Penh Hippie Orchestra, Syse' Swing & the Washboard, the Le Tango de Piazzola, and Alexis & the Motowns (Special dinner offers at Fête de la musique)

Open Mic @ French Institute: The French Institute organizes an Open Mic at Le Café Mith Samlanh. All style of music are welcome ! A very rhythmic party to celebrate the first day of the summer…

Electro dub @ Meta House: In the Meta House's Art Café you can enjoy a live DJ Set, organized at the same time as "Saving the Planet" film festival. Dj Rude Boy from the X-Pat Soundsystem spins organic beats and eco-friendly World Music. Free Entrance!

Swing dancing @ Equinox: If you want to listen but also dance, you can join the social dancing evening organized every Thursday with Mama Swing and the PPPSwings…

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