All posts tagged: Lao music

Lao America’s 2017 Year in Review

What a year?! Perhaps propelled and fueled by covfefe, it really felt like the personal and the public occupied some blurred lines in 2017. This year showed us what happens when you throw enough water particles into a vat of hot oil the size of a planet. Is anyone left innocent and unshaken? To those that can make that claim…share that medication before it’s re-allocated to the rich! Take a look below and let us know what we might have missed! January After the US Presidential Election slammed to a close, one of our staffers at Little Laos on the Prairie felt it prudent to address the shocking results…and its massive implications. Not surprisingly, we weren’t the only ones shocked with the results. The Laotian Times also addressed the elections. On January 24, “A Great Place to Have a War: America in Laos and the Birth of a Military CIA” by Joshua Kurlantzick made its way to print. U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Southeast Asia W. Patrick Murphy visited the Lao PDR on Jan 16 and 17. He outlined several …

Get your Lao groove on tonight as legendary singers take stage

Tonight, get your classic Lao groove on. Lao Legendary Musician, Silavong Keo, Kayasith Soulisack, and others will be taking the stage at the Knights of Columbus in Crystal, Minnesota. If  you’ve enjoyed Lao music such as “Euy Ko Gnam, Nong Ko Gnam”, then come and meet the original writer and singer of the song and others this Saturday, July 13th. Tickets are $15. More info:   -Chanida P. Potter