• Tuesday
  • September 16, 2014
  • Last updated: 10:56am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 53 for cantopop

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. What's On

    Posted Sep 07th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... BAND TO SPICE UP CANTO-POP SCENE Indie band Gayamyan will pay tribute to golden hits from the 1980s and '90s at their concerts from Friday until September 18 at 8pm at the Hong Kong ... Wing. In this month's concerts, he will sing a Canto-pop medley, spicing up the easy-to-listen-to tunes with elements of jazz and rock. Through their performances, the band hopes to inject ...

  2. Entries close soon for Hong Kong bands seeking fame in the Asian Beat Band Competition

    Posted Jul 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Vivian Chen Canto-pop singers are household names in Hong Kong, but there are opportunities out there for local bands to find fame. One of the largest amateur band contests, the Asian Beat Band Competition organised by Yamaha and the Tom Lee Music Foundation, is celebrating its 15th anniversary this year. The winner will represent Hong Kong in the grand final in Singapore ...

  3. Hong Kong from Santa's lofty view

    Posted Dec 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... facilities are also on hand to help visitors find their way around the city and make itineraries by using touchscreens. You can then download the information to your smartphone. Nola Yip Canto-pop ... in the middle of the crown is a giant sweet. Kwok has now become a Candy-pop star as well as a Canto-pop one, on his sweet fantasy dream stage. Janet Tam Famous local illustrator Siuhak shares his ...

  4. Outtakes

    Posted Aug 31st 2006, 12:00am by Adam Wright

    ... they played in Hong Kong earlier this year Other highlights include stalwarts Sensation, who've been doing the rounds for the past nine years, and Ryan Hui Wai-yan, the son of Canto-pop godfather ...

  5. Freedoms cannot be taken for granted

    Posted Jun 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of the perceived looming threats is the copyright amendment before Legco. Critics fear it would be used to curb political parody deriving from copyright materials, like film posters and Canto-pop songs, ...

  6. Last day to sign up for a karaoke institution

    Posted Jul 31st 2010, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... Universities Alumni Society Hong Kong, among others, has been revived. As set by tradition, Hong Kong contestants must sing Japanese songs, while their Japanese counterparts will do Canto-pop ...

  7. Huge crowd expected to pay final tribute

    Posted Dec 04th 2004, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam Mourners and fans who want to pay their last tributes to celebrated Canto-pop song writer James Wong Jim at a public memorial service tomorrow may have to wait their turn outside the Hong Kong Stadium, as huge crowds are expected. Entry will be on a first-come, first-served basis, and no tickets will be issued. The service is scheduled to begin at 3pm and end at 4:30pm, ...

  8. James Wong shed light on Hong Kong's culture

    Posted Nov 28th 2004, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... CHRIS YEUNG A wave of nostalgia swept over Hong Kong last week as people mourned the passing of James Wong Jim, one of the key figures in Canto-pop culture. After graduating from ... It coincided with the boom in the Hong Kong economy from the '70s. After the Communist Party leadership opened its door wider to investment from Hong Kong and the world, Canto-pop, television ...

  9. Salvation Army kicks off its second orienteering fund-raiser

    Posted Aug 29th 2007, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Kimberly Chou

    ... they'll also run into event ambassadors, Canto-pop stars Ekin Cheng Yee-kin and Nikki Chow Lai-kei (pictured left and right, respectively). Last year, almost 100 teams entered. The proceeds were ...

  10. Giving face

    Posted Sep 17th 2003, 12:00am by Tinnie Chow

    ... DJ-turned-artist Simon Birch is about to unveil his collection of paintings of famous Hong Kong faces. 'They are not Canto-pop stars, or mega movie stars, they are people in Hong Kong whom I feel add a lot of value to the creative community here. No matter what, though, all of them are famous to me.' The faces going on display at a private viewing tonight include those ...




SCMP.com Account