LAM PHLOEN SONGTHAEW FANCLUB by CHABAPHRAI NAMWAI & BANYEN RAKKAEN

SKU120946
ArtistCHABAPHRAI NAMWAI & BANYEN RAKKAEN
TitleLAM PHLOEN SONGTHAEW FANCLUB
LabelEM RECORDS
Catalog #EMC 016
Genre
ReleaseW 49 - 2021
FormatVinyl - JPN7'
Import
 € 13,50 incl. VAT, excl. shipping

Tracks

  1. Lam Phloen Songthaew Fanclub
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Description

One-sided 7” single on EM custom.. these won't be around for very long.

A great and rare song, never before reissued, an early 80s electric molam classic produced by Surin Phaksiri. This release celebrates “Classic Productions by Surin Phaksiri 2: Molam Gems from the 1960s-80s”, an upcoming EM Records compilation spotlighting this legendary producer; however, this song will not be available on the compilation, so get the vinyl or DL, and don’t miss this groovily swaying paean to the pick-up truck share taxi, performed by Chabaphrai Namwai and molam queen Banyen Rakkaen. Remastered and lacquer cut by D&M Berlin, with English and Japanese lyrics translations. Hop in and let’s go!

Footnotes:
‘Songthaew’ is a passenger vehicle in Thailand and Laos adapted from a pick-up or a larger truck and used as a share taxi or bus. This molam tune “Lam Phloen Songthaew Fan Club” is about the period in which Songthaew began to appear as a new means of transportation for people in Thailand.

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