Rangoon Rhythm: The Reasonabilists

An antidote to the EDM epidemic sweeping across Myanmar is a nascent indie scene, a small bunch of bands penning original tracks for a...

Rangoon Rhythm: Gabriel

Soul music consolidates components of African-American gospel music, musicality and blues and jazz. Although not widely popular in Myanmar, the genre is gradually finding...

Goethe Villa reopens with music and film program

For the past 18 months architects, engineers, technicians and hundreds of craftsmen have renovated the old Goethe Villa on Kabar Aye Pagoda Road from...

Rangoon Rhythm: Where is Charlie?

Usually whipping up cocktails and charming patrons in Atlas Rooftop Bar & Lounge. The 27-year-old Swiss artist Charles-David Hay started his bar managing and...

Myanmar DJ ace: ‘This country needs copyright laws’

About three years ago, Myanmar fell in love with the thump thump of electronic dance music (EDM). In the first of a new series...

New Hollywood ‘Golden Age’ Bar Opens in Yangon

Five-star hotel Meliá Yangon in Bahan Townshio has opened Garbo Bar, it’s new established themed on Hollywood’s Golden Age and named after the famous...

Music Festivals & Concerts in Myanmar

Brace yourself, ravers! The music festival season is finally here! Are you ready to get your PLUR on?! Check out our list of the...

BOSSYxx – Where Women Take Centre Stage

What’s in a name?  Everything, if you ask Heraid Castillo and her business partner, Kelsey Atwood. Castillo, a well-spoken and sprightly Venezuelan-born American, has been...

ZENS AND THE ART OF HANNAY

Led by Hannay Lwin Lwin, the three-piece band "Hannay and the Zens" recently released Summer of 17, a 6-song EP of original rock songs...
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Movies showing in Yangon this week 19th to 25th October 2018

Movies showing in Yangon during 19th to 25th October 2018. Hell Fest Hell Fest is a 2018 American slasher film. The plot follows a group of...