SOUND OF AINU FOR THE FIRST TIME

Rate this post June 17, 2019 KUCHING: This year edition of RWMF is proud to host Oki Kano representing the Ainu (Japan) for the first time ever. Growing up in Japan, Oki graduated from the Tokyo University of Fine Arts and Music. He moved to New York in 1987 where he worked as a special […]

RASA MELAKA

Rate this post This blogspot is being created to promote visitors to historic Melaka. We hope to write our comments and views on the development of the tourism sector in Melaka so that old cultural jewels can be retained and new ones generated to attract more visitors to our Melakan shores. For us to continue […]

LA CHIVA GANTIVA AND ANA ALCAIDE IN RWMF 2019

Rate this post June 13, 2019 KUCHING: There is no doubt that Latin and music from the Spanish-speaking world is far outpacing many other genres on the world music stage. There has always been a Latin group thrown in the mix at the Rainforest World Music Festival and at the 22nd edition this year there […]

Polynesian Rhythm at RWMF

Rate this post June 10, 2019 RWMF 2019 is proud to present two very similar cultures but very different acts from the most South-eastern point of Oceania, the Chilean island of Rapa Nui and the South-western Pacific nation of Aotearoa (the Maori name for New Zealand). There is always a ripple of excitement going through […]