29 07 2017

Here is a fun discovery: the shazam phone app works surprisingly well at identifying the luuk thung songs favoured by Bangkok’s taxi drivers. The music in the city’s taxis is often quite good but up until now I have had no way of identifying the singers or ever hearing the songs again. Technology to the rescue!

Day 8 8pm Sala Daeng

29 07 2017


So its come to this: my wild night out in Silom on this trip was a wingbean salad at Baan Ying, and an overpriced coffee on the terrace of the new Dean & Deluca, watching the world going by, and listening to Mariya Takeuchi. 😉

Seoul song

4 07 2017


And offbeat, and pleasantly understated, song (and video) from K-pop royalty Lee Hyori.

Gay sound

2 07 2017

It’s going to be a fun, sweaty Summer.

Sza – Drew Barrymore

21 06 2017

Have Fun Tonight

21 06 2017

A Hong Kong state of mind

10 06 2017


Tokyo house heroes Mondo Grosso with their new video, a virtual paeon to Hong Kong fimed in Quarry Bay and on Temple Street.