Bangkok Live Music: Phum’s Kick Kick Comeback

KickKick is my self, my truth. I do this because I love to do it. I have a lot of things I want to talk about in my writing and my music. I hope everyone can relate. Phummiphat Tamkoksoong Phummiphat Tamkoksoong is making his comeback to the Bangkok music scene, with his solo project, Kick…

Bangkok Live Music: The Return Of Speakerbox and Eddie Mellor

Bangkok breathed a sigh of relief when Speakerbox returned, this time at Liberty Plaza on Thong Lo road. They occupy the space which was Nothing But The Blues bar – as one chapter came to a close, and another exciting new chapter began. Speakerbox Co-Founder Eddie Mellor is back in Bangkok after a year away,…

Bangkok Art: Unfolding Kafka Festival 2019

The works of Franz Kafka inspire this cross-cultural, cross-discipline festival of contemporary art, which arrives in Bangkok/Chiang Mai on October 26 – December 15, founded and directed by Jitti Chompee. This is the third installment of the biennial festival and is entitled “Kafka Zoo.” This theme will explore the wild side of Kafka’s animal and…

Bangkok Bands: The Pumpkin Thieves

The Pumpkin Thieves are here! A colourful new Pop/Rock band has emerged out of Bangkok’s Live Music scene, featuring an all- star cast of singers, composers, heart-throbs and musical maestros. They are (left to right): Mark (drums), Angel (guitar/vocals), Kaiah (electric guitar/vocals), Mako (bass, vocals) and Fox (piano/vocals). Here’s their debut single, a video directed…

Sew Child: An Exhibition By Lomfang Lakornpol

Sew Child is an art exhibition at 10ml Cafe Gallery, which runs from 14-25th September 2019. This exhibits Lomfang Lakornpol’s collection of embroidery, a three year journey, which communicates a powerful message about what children can teach us. Brightness, innocence and the child’s imagination mean a lot to me. I try to keep these things…

Sweet Poppy: A Family Haven In Nonthaburi

The greatest discoveries lie beyond our doorstep, and in Bangkok, the beyond is usually 30-45 minutes drive. Nonthaburi may look a distance on the map, but in fact, once you’re on the highway, it takes no longer to get there than a journey to Asoke for most Bangkokians. So, hit the highway and make your…

Gabriela Moriarty Brings Five Element Cacao Ceremony to Bangkok

For many moons, Cacao Ceremonies have been helping humans heal, connect and achieve inner awakenings. Raw cacao unlocks a profound state of being, releasing the natural medicine we already have inside our bodies, into our veins. As our blockages are opened up, oxygen flows freely and unleashes a sense of peace, clarity and joy within…