Weekly wrap – Commencing Thursday 4 June 2020


Tonight if you’re staying in, Home With You featuring Carrie Herbert with Metta and Andrey is available as a livestream from Farm to Table.  Unfortunately dine-in is fully booked.  Tune in from your living room.

Also sold out out is the first of Intan Andriana and Friends’ Jazz and the City series at new venue Italian restaurant Green Pepper on Friday night.  Next Friday the special guest is Arone Silverman, and the theme is Ella Fitzgerald meets Billie Holiday – jazz fans are advised to book early.

Farm to Table continue their virtual Acoustic Friday series with a Facebook Live performance from Gonzalo Rodino from 6.30 pm – and a second set live only.   Tune in from your living room.   Also on Friday night Aguita de Coco commence a residency at Est Bar.  And in Kampot, the Kampot Playboys are at the Banyan Tree.

Botanico continue their Saturday night programme with Christian Herve, at the usual time of 7 pm.

Oscar’s on the Corner is slowly building back to seven nights a week, with house band K’n’E, featuring the sensational Srey Ka and Ratha, on Fridays and Saturdays from 10 pm, zargz band on Tuesdays, The Conspiracy Theory on Wednesdays and The Extraordinary Chambers back to their Thursday residency.  Also a Monday gig next week by The Extraordinary Chambers that mysteriously mentions “special guests”.

On Sunday the Sundowner Sessions continue at Tacos Kokopelli from 5 pm, while the open mic jam at Sharky Bar is back on, at the earlier time of 8 pm.

Coming up next week Tacos Kokopellia hosts a three course Mexican feast along with The Sock Essentials on Friday 12 – bookings essential, get in quick.

Space Four Zero on St 240 ½ has new stock of the Cambodian artists/Iggy Pop compilation album Angkor Pop in limited edition pink vinyl.  Features Kampot Playboys, The Schkoots, MC Lisha, Doch Chkae and many more.  Check it out here.

Sssessionsss at Botanico, brought to you by Botanico in collaboration with Leng Pleng, has come to the end of series one, but you can see all ten episodes on YouTube: here
.  A late show send up format, a lighthearted response to these times, with music and special guests.

RJ Marshall has joined forces with Camerado Media to produce a video for the single, Hey
, shot on location at Koh Pich, from his forthcoming album 1042 Express.


Steve Porte Photo of the Week

Sal is in there somewhere.  A tribute to the lighting at Oscar’s on the Corner.

Let us know about any musical activities:  gigs@lengpleng.com.

Stay safe out there, and see you around the traps.

your correspondent,

Guillermo Wheremount



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