Bangkok’s Best Live Music Venues

2019-06-11T12:36:26+07:00By |

From a rockabilly band playing at a fish and chips joint to an all-girl rock group performing nightly at an ice bar, Bangkok’s live music venues can most accurately be described as 'quirky'. Bangkok’s music scene may not be the best in the world – you’re not going to fly to the Thai capital to [...]

A Year of Rhythm and Beats: Sounds and Music from a Grand Tour

2018-05-10T20:23:05+07:00By |

I grew up in a family where everyone played at least two or three musical instruments. That’s not a boast. I had to listen to musical scales being played on piano every day during my childhood. For three hours. Every day. I placed my fingers in my ears while cello, violin and viola practice was taking [...]

A Local Guide to the Cape Town Music Scene

2018-05-09T13:12:08+07:00By |

We’d heard a lot about South African music before coming to Cape Town and were eager to experience as much of Cape Town music as we could, so much so that Terence even signed up for a drumming workshop! We were particularly keen to see some live music, especially jazz, but were surprised at how [...]

Mexico City Zócalo – The Pulsating Heart of Mexico’s Capital City

2019-06-07T13:34:48+07:00By |

Mexico City Zocalo, the central square, is in many ways the true pulsating heart of Mexico's capital city. Go there any time of the day or night and you’re guaranteed to be entertained. But don't be surprised if you find yourself wanting to return again and again. The sprawling Mexico City Zocalo was established on what [...]

Dan Dyer at the Gallery at the Continental Club, Austin

2018-11-26T11:35:50+07:00By |

Think of this as a bonus track to our last post in which we interviewed Austin musicians Dan Dyer and Suzanna Choffel. At the end of that interview Dan invited us to his gig at the Gallery, upstairs at the Continental Club, where he has a fun Monday night residency. Keen to see Dan do his thing, [...]