The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) together
with Ko Samui Municipality and event management company IMC Live
Group will host the first ever ‘Samui
Asia Music Festival’ on 18 and 19 August 2018.
festival will feature music acts from around Asia and
local Thai artists, and will cover different genres; such as, rock,
metal, the blues and ballads.
The Samui Asia Music Festival line-up includes Malaysian
alternative rock band Estranged, Singapore house band Shirlyn + The UnXpected, Hong Kong rock metal band Qiu Hong, Chinese funk
group Jumpin’ Candy and, from Thailand, rock band Potato and singer Tai Tanawut.
The Samui Asia Music Festival 2018 will take
place at Phru Chaweng on the
northeastern shores of Ko Samui. Admission is free.
Noppadon Pakprot, TAT Deputy Governor for Domestic Marketing,
said, “The inaugural Samui Asia Music Festival has all the makings
of a great Asian music experience. TAT is proud to be involved in
the organisation and support yet another world-class event in
Thailand, and one which is expected to further broaden Ko Samui’s
appeal to Thai and international visitors alike.”