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  1. The new face of Taiwan creates quite a stir

    Posted Jul 20th 2007, 12:00am by Kimberly Chou

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak and Kimberly Chou. She dethroned Sherry Chang Hui-mei in practically every aspect of female Taiwanese pop, from sales to awards to popularity polls. Now, Jolin Tsai Yi-lin has even replaced A-mei as Taiwa ...

  2. The sound of music

    Posted Sep 19th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Barry Chung, 44, Composer Young Post: How did you become a composer? Chung: I've loved playing guitar since I was young. I set up a band called Trinity with my friends at secondary school. In 1989, I joined a record company as a production assistant. ...

  3. Coming into their own

    Posted Aug 16th 2007, 12:00am by John Lloyd

    ... Prepare for a spurt of creativity from eclectic local acts Spermatic Chord and S.T. at the Sonatrope film festival, writes John Lloyd Adam Leung got the idea for his band's name while learning about hernias. The 23-year-old medical student was dissec ...

  4. Keys to space

    Posted Apr 24th 2007, 12:00am by Joyce Siu

    ... Songwriter Jason Choi's lyrics about an Estonian builder are a long way from Canto-pop, writes Joyce Siu Jason Choi Tak-choi's music career shuttles between pop and the experimental. So, when he was asked to take part in Zuni Icosahedron's ...

  5. The voice of versatility

    Posted Jan 20th 2007, 12:00am by Rosheen Rodwell

    ... Soprano Katusha Tsui-Fraser's remarkable adaptability, musical intelligence and sensitivity has taken her around the world and back, writes Rosheen Rodwell GROWING UP ON the mainland, concert artist and teacher Katusha Tsui-Fraser's early musica ...

  6. All about Canto-pop

    Posted Dec 12th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... It's played an important role in our cultural heritage, writes Lau Kit-wai An exhibition showcases the important role played by Canto-pop in the development of the city's culture and how the music has affected people's lives. Organised by t ...

  7. Chung spills the beans

    Posted Dec 08th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Clara Mak Canto-pop singer Chung Chun-to (aka Kenny Bee), who was discharged from bankruptcy a year ago, is publishing an autobiography detailing his unsuccessful marriage to actress Teresa Cheung Siu-wai. Chung's book describes how his wife left the ...

  8. Outside the box

    Posted Dec 04th 2007, 12:00am by Kevin Kwong

    ... A new play by Edward Lam and Jim Chim is damning in its depiction of a local media mainstay, writes Kevin Kwong It was hard to imagine in 2000 that playwright and theatre director Edward Lam Yick-wah would come up with anything even remotely entertaining. ...

  9. Trio caught up in bloody feud

    Posted Nov 25th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Lau Kit-wai A story about two outcasts, The Pye-Dog is one of the most touching local films of the year. It revolves around a low-ranking gang member and a mute boy who are caught up in a bloody feud. Directed by Derek Kwok Tse-kin, the movie stars Canto- ...

  10. A new tune

    Posted Sep 06th 2007, 12:00am by Katie Lau

    ... Specialist schools are teaching budding songwriters how to get their big break in Canto-pop. Katie Lau meets tomorrow's melody makers It sounds like the plot of a corny movie or musical: student signs up for pop music course and lands songwriting con ...




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