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  1. Canto-pop losing out

    Posted Mar 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Over the past 10 years, Canto-pop music has really lost its way. People in other countries pay no attention to it. On the other hand, J-pop and K-pop are on the rise. J-pop music has a powerful rhythm and beautiful melodies. K-pop stars have great dance moves and the lyrics are easy to remember. Compared to J-pop and K-pop, Hong Kong's music has made no progress. In fact, ...

  2. Kary proves to be one tough cookie in switch from Canto-pop to indie

    Posted Sep 15th 2010, 12:00am

    ... with Hardpack, including a cover of Katrina and the Waves' 1980s hit Walking on Sunshine, and a solo acoustic rendition of her old Canto-pop song Companion. The LMF crew- all shod in Puma- followed ... with Puma's recent focus on urban street culture, such as hip hop and skateboarding. Whether Ng has successfully made the jump from Canto-pop artist to indie rocker is up for debate, but at the least, ...

  3. 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 the Hong Kong Heritage Museum and the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK), Riding a Melodic Tide: The Development of Canto-pop ...

  4. Canto-pop debut lacks substance

    Posted May 13th 2007, 12:00am by Miranda Yeung

    ... and there is little variety between songs. All the tracks are slow, sentimental love songs and typical Canto-pop ballads which sound similar. What's more, the last three numbers are just cover versions ...

  5. Tse goes against Canto-pop grain

    Posted Apr 29th 2006, 12:00am by Lee Wing-Sze

    ... Lee Wing-sze Defying stereotypical bubble-gum Canto-pop, up-and-coming singer Kay Tse On-kay will sing about Filipino domestic helpers and speeding overnight public light buses on her new ... tracks about the local slimming culture and gossip magazines. There's also a song about refusing to be a typical Canto-pop singer who croons karaoke-oriented tunes. The pianist (right), who ...

  6. Not your average Canto-pop album

    Posted Feb 29th 2004, 12:00am by lau kit wai

    ... By Lau Kit Wai Me?... We! is a showcase of indie music produced by Hong Kong-based musicians such as Calvin Poon Yuen-leung, MC Yan, Eugene Pao and Ghost Style- aka Brandon Ho. The album, although not as groundbreaking as hoped for, is refreshing given th ...



    Posted Aug 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... singer-songwriter-actress G.E.M., Aug 24, 3.30pm; Canto-pop/alternative rock singer Anthony Wong Yiu-ming and Stephen Chan Chi-wan, Aug 24, 7.30pm; indie pop singer-guitarist Ellen Loo and Canto-pop singer Pak Ho-chau, Aug 25, noon; Ellen Loo and Canto-pop singer Vincy Chan Wing-yee, Aug 25, 3.30pm; Canto-pop singer Leo Ku Kui-kei and Stephen Chan, Aug 25, 7.30pm, HK$1,500; indie music singer Eman Lam ...

  8. Granny ends seven-month hunt for ambassador and cooks her way to HK$1m

    Posted Nov 16th 2010, 12:00am

    ... of Cookery, the three women unleashed their culinary skills in front of a panel including Canto-pop star Alex Fong Lik-shun and celebrity chef Wong Wing-chee. Tang (second from right) won with two ...

  9. Military chic hits the runway

    Posted Sep 24th 2010, 12:00am by Kobi Chan

    ... Edited by Kobi Chan Harvey Nichols autumn-winter fashion show Where: The Landmark, Central When: September 2 What: Socialites were out in force at Harvey Nichols' autumn-winter fashion show. Canto-pop star Andy Hui Chi-on showed the label's military look on the catwalk. Who: Front row guests included Lelia Chow, Dorian Ho, Tiffany Lee, Erica Yuen and Dennis To. ...

  10. Voice coach to the stars seeks to give something back

    Posted Jul 07th 2010, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... with Vivian Chen Celebrities such as Miriam Yeung Chin-wah, Niki Chow Lai-kei and Fiona Sit Hoi-kei flocked to the Regal Hong Kong Hotel's Monaco Room for the Monday launch of singing coach Christine Samson's new summer classes. Samson trained Canto-pop idols Joey Yung Cho-yee, Miriam Yeung and Janice Vidal, and normally charges stars HK$3,000 an hour for advanced ...




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