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  1. Show starters

    Posted Jul 27th 2007, 12:00am by Janice Leung

    ... Two Hong Kong galleries are looking to spread the word about local artists, but it can be a tough market to crack, writes Janice Leung Hong Kong's contemporary artists might be forgiven for thinking that the good times have passed them by. With the H ...

  2. The Milkyway Image 10th Anniversary CD Collection by Various Artists

    Posted May 18th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... features eight catchy Canto-pop songs and 10 instrumental tracks from popular movies produced by To's production house Milkyway Image from 1996 to 2005. Half the Canto-pop numbers ...

  3. The sounds of Johnnie To

    Posted May 14th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the soundtracks to Johnnie To Kei-fung's best romantic comedies and action thrillers. The double-disc album features eight catchy Canto-pop songs and 10 instrumental tracks from the popular movies produced by To's production house Milkyway Image from 1996 to 2005. Half the Canto-pop numbers are performed by singer-actress Sammi Cheng Sau-man, who is the female lead in To's most ...

  4. Fashion and comedy on theatre's bill

    Posted May 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... and Ng Mei-ying. The shows are all sold out. Lisa Wang, who is both a seasoned Cantonese opera actress and Canto-pop star, will put on 20 shows at the theatre over the Christmas and New Year ...

  5. A return to the roots

    Posted Apr 16th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Lau Kit-wai Clayton Cheung's new project blends classical and pop music Clayton Cheung Kai-tim hopes to bring back the core values of music to the ailing Canto-pop scene with a new ... Kong's music industry needs new genres of music to stimulate the market as people become increasingly fed up with mediocre Canto-pop songs and singers. 'The market is in such a bad state now ...

  6. Spotlight on veteran Hui

    Posted Dec 01st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Clara Mak Promoters have denied that veteran Canto-pop singer Sam Hui Koon-kit is struggling to sell tickets for his coming concerts at the Hong Kong Stadium. This month's gig will be divided into eight sections and Hui, 59, will perform both his English and Cantonese songs. An organiser denied rumours that interest in the concert was low, saying 'over 80 per cent ...

  7. Popster's present surprise

    Posted Apr 28th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Canto-pop singer Candy Lo Hau-yam is back with a (pun intended) present surprise, allowing people to download her new single Take it Slow for free. 'It's free to download online, but of course we encourage people to buy the mini-album [entitled Process] when it's out some time next month,' Lo said. 'The main concept of the album is about a person's ...

  8. Stars shine as curtain rises on international film festival

    Posted Apr 07th 2004, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... On-wah, and starring Hong Kong Canto-pop star Nicholas Tse Ting-fung. Festival director Peter Tsi Ka-kei said the event was continuing to evolve. 'This is our 28th year,' he said. ... words were echoed by festival ambassador, actor, Canto-pop star and, more recently, producer, Leon Lai Ming. 'I really enjoy checking out films from other parts of the world,' said ...

  9. Farewell to the younger god of Canto culture

    Posted Nov 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Chris Ip and Christy Choi With the death of Ricky Hui Koon-ying, 65, on Tuesday, Hong Kong bid farewell to one-third of the Hui brothers trio, collectively regarded as giants of Hong Kong pop culture. Yet individually each was distinct. Sam Hui Koon-kit, the youngest, was known as 'the god of Canto-pop' for his looks and lyrics in the 1960s and 70s pop scene otherwise ...

  10. Choi the first choice for Butterfly role

    Posted Apr 19th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Clara Mak Director Jingle Ma Chor-shing has explained why he picked Charlene Choi Cheuk-yin and not fellow Twin Gillian Chung Yan-tung, also known as 'Ah Gil', for the lead of his new film Butterfly Lovers. He said the casting of Choi, also known as 'Ah Sa', had nothing to do with Chung's prominence in the Canto-pop nude-photos scandal. 'As ...




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