(Paradise Bangkok, Bangkok / London)
Due to the massive public demand, they will be back for one final tour:
With their third album on the way and their oldest member, to legendary khaen harmonica virtuoso "Don" Sawai having turned 80 recently, we have been able to lure our Thai friends of The Paradise Bangkok Molam International Band into coming to Europe one last time.
Initially, a DJ party run by record collectors Chris Menist and Maft Sai, Paradise Bangkok has been able to make Molam, a musical style hailing from Thailand's poor north, a household term among the music-loving community and a guaranteed hit on the international dancefloors. Later on, as a band, using the help of acclaimed masters of traditional instruments and a hot young rhythm section, they became the most festival-friendly act to hail from Asia.