Arts & Entertainment

New Film Explores Cambodia's Forgotten 1960s Rock Scenei
X
January 16, 2014 4:20 PM
Musicians who survived Cambodia's murderous Khmer Rouge regime reunited over the weekend, playing onstage again for fans old and new. The open-air concert at Phnom Penh's Chaktomuk Theater followed a private screening of "Don't Think I've Forgotten", a documentary about Cambodia's rock 'n' roll scene from the 1960s. Rick Valenzuela reports for VOA from Phnom Penh.

New Film Explores Cambodia's Forgotten 1960s Rock Scene

Published January 16, 2014

Musicians who survived Cambodia's murderous Khmer Rouge regime reunited over the weekend, playing onstage again for fans old and new. The open-air concert at Phnom Penh's Chaktomuk Theater followed a private screening of "Don't Think I've Forgotten", a documentary about Cambodia's rock 'n' roll scene from the 1960s. Rick Valenzuela reports for VOA from Phnom Penh.


You May Like

Hezbollah Chief Says Does Not Want War But Ready for One

VOA's Jerusalem correspondent reports that with an Israeli election looming and Hezbollah's involvement in Syria, neither side appears interested in a wider conflict More

Multimedia VOA SPECIAL REPORT: Despite Danger, Best US Minds Battle Deadly Virus

Scientists at America's premier biological research center race to find effective drugs, speedier tests and a safe vaccine amid the deadliest outbreak of Ebola in history More

Kurdish Poet Battles to Defend Language, Culture

Kawa Nemir's work is an example of what he sees as an irreversible cultural and political assertiveness among Kurds in Turkey More