Nasib Sim (La Paloma)

  • Limophone

    Record Label

  • NE-101

    Catalogue Number

  • OE-4422, OE-4425

    Matrix Number(s)

  • Lim Choon Sim


  • Malay


  • 1934

    Date Released

  • 10 inch Shellac Disc


  • 78 rpm


  • 2015010363

    Accession Number

  • 00:06:20

    Recorded Duration

  • Sound


  • Access permitted

    Conditions Governing Access

  • Use and reproduction require written permission from NAS

    Conditions Governing Reproduction

  • Description


    A1 Matrix No.: OE-4422 Artist: Lim Choon Sim 林春心 Title: Nasib Sim (La Paloma) B1 Matrix No.: OE-4425 Artist: Lim Choon Sim 林春心 Title: Nyawa Goosti Limophone is a unique example of a record label created for private recordings. The label was owned by Mr Lim Choon Sim (hence the name "Limophone"), a Peranakan singer likely based in Penang. Nasib Sim (La Paloma) was one of several recordings Lim made in Singapore for release on his label.

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