Musicians perform at the Overstay in a photo posted Nov. 7. Photo: The Overstay / Facebook.

BANGKOK — Indulge in the world’s sounds at a hostel-arts venue in the Pinklao area.

The Overstay is hosting volume two of its Bangkok Noi World Music Festival this weekend with original live music from around the world.

Hear traditional Mor Lam from the Wat Noi Nang Hong Band, Thai psychedelia from Jinda John, dub duo Bangkok Riddim Syndicate and Genevan DJ Jerome Doudet, aka The Dude of Stratosphear.

Apart from food for the ears, visual ambrosia will be available in a market zone where artists will showcase alternative music with a projection mapping performance and live painting. Learn some new moves in an Isaan music dancing 101 workshop.


It’s the first event at the venue since a police raid in October.

Admission is 250 baht and includes a drink. CDs will be given to the first 20 attendees.

The festival will kick off at 6:30pm on Saturday at The Overstay, located near Soi Charansanitwong 40 which can be reached by a motorcycle or taxi from the Phra Pinklao pier.