Arts & Entertainment

Pattaya Guitar Festival 2014 to debut in Bangkok

Friday, 17 October 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 42
Due to a last minute change of venue, this year’s annual Pattaya Classical Guitar Festival will be held at the Thailand Guitar Society (TGS) Recital Hall, soi 60 Sukhumvit Road,…

Life at 33 1/3: Locomotive to disaster

Friday, 17 October 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 42 By Carl Meyer
John Lennon & Yoko Ono: Some Time In New York City (Apple) How devastating was Yoko Ono to John Lennon the artist and musician?  This album, released six months after…

Classical Connections: And all that jazz…

Friday, 17 October 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 42 By Colin Kaye
As a music student, I often used visit the 100 Club in London’s Oxford Street.  It was a smoky, seedy sort of place in an enormous dark cellar but the…

Australian wine on show at Amari

Friday, 10 October 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 41 By Paul Strachan
The Amari Pattaya held another of it very popular monthly ‘Wine Experiences’ on Friday the 26th of September.  On this occasion the wines were supplied by World Class Wines Co.,…

The Brass is coming

Friday, 10 October 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 41
Brass bands have always been a feature of English life, especially in the Midlands and the North.  They have always been associated with the mining and mill industries, developing over…

Alvin Davis Asian tour coming to Pattaya

Friday, 10 October 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 41
After a long work day why not spoil yourself and savor a live saxophone performance by highly talented UK jazz saxophonist Alvin Davis on October 17-18 at the Centara Grand…

Classical Connections: War Games

Friday, 10 October 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 41 By Colin Kaye
On Thursday, 11th September 1591 John Baldwin added the finishing touches to his elegantly hand-written collection of keyboard music, entitled My Ladye Nevells Booke.

Russian beauty pageant brings style and glamour to Pattaya

Friday, 03 October 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 40
Friday, September 19 saw the very first Miss International Russia in Thailand beauty contest held in the opulent surroundings of the Centara Grand Phratamnak Pattaya, and hosted by luxury property…

Classical Connections: Boys Don’t Cry?

Friday, 03 October 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 40 By Colin Kaye
If you’re over a certain age, you may recall a popular French song entitled Les Trois Cloches, made famous by Edith Piaf and Les Compagnons de la Chanson.  It’s more…

GrabTaxi comes to Pattaya

Friday, 03 October 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 40 By Marcus Souksi
GrabTaxi, a high-tech startup that arranges metered taxis for 300,000 people a month in Southeast Asia, has launched in Pattaya, offering locals what Bangkok has long enjoyed: low-priced metered cabs.

Life at 33 1/3: Sunglasses after dark

Friday, 26 September 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 39 By Carl Meyer
Soft Machine: Third (Columbia/CBS) Released: June 6, 1970 An album that it was extremely important to own back in 1970. You made sure it was lying by the record player…

Classical Connections: Only a Matter of Time

Friday, 26 September 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 39 By Colin Kaye
Near the beginning of almost every piece of printed music there are two numbers, one above the other, like a fraction. It’s called a time signature despite its name it…
Actress Savika “Pinky” Chaiyadej wed real estate executive Itthi “Petch” Chavalittamrong in a media-blitz ceremony in Pattaya. The couple tied the knot in an Islamic ceremony at The Cove condominium…

Life at 33 1/3: Bottled Up and Going Down

Friday, 19 September 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 38 By Carl Meyer
Alice Cooper, Alice Cooper Goes To Hell (Warner Brothers) Released: June 25, 1976 The sequel to “Welcome To My Nightmare” in every possible way. An extension of the story, and…

Classical Connections: Thy Sea-Encircled Isle

Friday, 19 September 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 38 By Colin Kaye
This evocative phrase was created by the eighteenth century English composer Benjamin Cooke, who was organist at Westminster Abbey and master of the Abbey’s choristers for over thirty years.  He…
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