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Various Artists / Ethnic Minority Music Of Northeast Cambodia
Album:Ethnic Minority Music Of Northeast Cambodia Collection:World
Artist:Various Artists Added:07/2006
Label:Sublime Frequencies 

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Add Date:2006-09-24 Pull Date:2006-11-26 Charts:Reggae/World
Week Ending:19 Nov12 Nov5 Nov29 Oct22 Oct15 Oct8 Oct1 Oct
Airplays:13221222

 Recent Airplay
1.Mar 26, 2014:Sublime Frequencies 10 Year Anniversary
Tampoan Song
4.Jun 20, 2009:Music Casserole
Jeng Rieng
2.Jun 15, 2013:Midnight Catharsis
Phnong Song
5.Nov 16, 2006:Cognitive Overload
Phnong Gongs
3.Jan 08, 2011:Music Casserole
Brao Legends
6.Nov 10, 2006:Carrots & Sticks...But Mostly Sticks
Phnong Gongs

Album Review
Decca
Reviewed 2006-09-19 
Rough and fascinating field recordings, untrained artists, real, raw indigenous music recorded in 2003-2005. Singers, flutes, percussion, gongs, bowed bamboo, strings – read the notes for descriptions on each track. Fascinating stuff, often with real life background noises such as crying babies, conversations, coughing, spitting, and other less-pleasant sounds. Every track is compelling in its own way, and the whole is an absorbing look at fast-disappearing ethnic culture.

*1. Like a capella throat singing, with kids in back, slowish.
2. Quiet gong, fem. singer at 1:25. Lots of village noise. Slow.
3. High-pitched a capella female singer, midtempo. Oh boy, spitting.
*4. Sweet, midtempo love song. Fem singer & a guitarist. Coughing.
*5. Solo strings. Midtempo, nicely melodic & very sweet.
*6. High flute, bamboo tube, male singer. Tripping vox, a fun sound.
7. Claps, gongs, flute, male & fem singers. Midtempo.
8. A capella fem singer, a whiney voice, claps, midtempo.
9. Solo, fuzzy-sounding string. A cool, mid/up drone.
*10. 6 gongs, 2 singers. Almost a steel-drum sound. Mid/up.
*11. Banjo-like strings, singers. Like Cambodian blues. Mid.
12. Strings, a high drone sound. Midtempo instrumental.
*13. Breathy flutes, light flute-percussion. Sudden end, too short.
14. Gongs, fem singer. Midtempo, laughter.
*15. Mid/up love song w/strings, fem vox. That almost blues sound.
*16. Instrumental strings. Midtempo, baby crying.

Track Listing
 ArtistTrack Name
1.IenBrao Legends
2.Unknown3-Day Ceremony
3.UnknownMidwife Song
4.UnknownJarai Ayin/Ayon Love Song
5.Pon DaoJeng Rieng
6.UnknownBra Ta Neul
7.UnknownCall & Response Track
8.UnknownAmerican Bombing & The Khmer Rouge
9.Pon DaoMum Improvisation
10.UnknownPhnong Gongs
11.UnknownPhnong Song
12.Jek And NunJum Ho
13.UnknownHaet Hout
14.UnknownTqampoan Gongs
15.UnknownTampoan Song
16.JimProak