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  1. Magazines - 48hrs - MUSIC

    Coco Lee will perform her first Canto-pop concert in Hong Kong

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 11:34pm by RACHEL MOK

    ... Text: Rachel Mok Coco Lee teams up with producer Chiu Tsang-hei to rework some Canto-pop classics for her debut stadium concert in the city These are the days Pop diva Coco Lee and music ... high school. Sitting in a luxurious suite in The Ritz-Carlton, where she married tycoon Bruce Rockowitz in 2011, Lee sounds excited as she describes her love of the golden era of Canto-pop ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/48hrs/article/1540118/coco-lee-will-perform-her-first-canto-pop-concert-hong-kong
  2. Magazines - 48hrs - MUSIC

    GiliGulu, a new album compilation, aims to popularise local indie music- and food

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 10:54pm by Bernice Chan

    ... Text: Bernice Chan Eats to the beat GILIGULU VOL 1: DIM SUM ALBUM LAUNCH Fringe Club   The indie music scene in Hong Kong is not widely known. But Chinese-American Edwin Lo thinks he's hit on a good way to promote it — along with local art and food — to local music fans, and anyone else interested in a musical alternative to Canto-pop. Lo, the founder of Bitetone, which ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/48hrs/article/1581058/giligulu-new-album-compilation-aims-popularise-local-indie-music-and
  3. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - MUSIC

    Canto-jazz is a unique fusion of the two musical styles

    Posted Jul 08th 2013, 12:00am by RACHEL MOK

    ... Light jazz is breathing new life into the formulaic world of Canto-pop, creating a fresh sound with a uniquely local flavour, writes Rachel Mok Music lovers, critics as well as performers, have long complained about a soulless Canto-pop scene, where "k songs"- numbers created with karaoke renditions in mind - have come to define the genre. But in recent years, the rise ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/arts-culture/article/1276143/canto-jazz-unique-fusion-two-musical-styles
  4. Magazines - 48hrs - MUSIC

    'Iron Man' hitmaker Eric Kwok is looking forward to his Coliseum shows

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 11:14pm by RACHEL MOK

    ... Text: Rachel Mok metal master Looking at his thick eyebrows and toned skin, it's easy to understand why Canto-pop hitmaker Eric Kwok Wai-leung has been dubbed Hong Kong's own ... or a "kidult". In his collaborations with long-time friend Eason Chan Yik-shun and with his own pop duo, Swing, Kwok has always searched for fun — as well as a groove — in the local Canto-pop scene. His ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/48hrs/article/1541745/iron-man-hitmaker-eric-kwok-looking-forward-his-coliseum-shows
  5. News - Hong Kong - MUSIC

    Scottish folk singer Andy Chung influenced by Hakka dad, and Sam Hui

    Posted Jun 23rd 2013, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... Canto-pop musician Sam Hui. He is credited with popularising Canto-pop both with the infusion of Western-style music and using popular, street Cantonese jargon in his lyrics. Hui is considered by some to be the first major superstar of Canto-pop. "I grew up listening to Sam Hui in our house. He was a huge star in the 1970s," he said. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1266774/scottish-folk-singer-andy-chung-influenced-hakka-dad-and-sam-hui
  6. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - MUSIC

    Karen Mok's 20 years as Hong Kong's golden girl

    Posted Jan 27th 2013, 12:00am by Doretta Lau

    ... in the entertainment industry. She launched her career in Hong Kong with the 1993 Canto-pop album, Karen. “My first album was not even successful, but it opened other doors,” she says. “Then I got into movies, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/arts-culture/article/1135933/what-karen-mok-did-next

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