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  1. Dance back to the future

    Posted May 31st 2009, 12:00am by James Whittle

    ... and contemporary feel. Spacewalker, the only instrumental track, is a full-blown digital throwback to the group's early days. Sounds of the Universe is like a ride in Doctor Who's Tardis: a buzzing, bleeping, whirling, retro 80's deja vu. If this album were by a rock band, it would sound contemporary and do well in the mainstream market. Let's see if the returning stars can ...

  2. Series graduates with top marks

    Posted Nov 09th 2008, 12:00am by Sunny Tse

    ... Musical proves memorable even without the dance moves, writes Sunny Tse The High School Musical phenomenon has swept the globe, affecting everything from the West End stage to bedspreads. ... listeners something to look forward to. The tracks are diverse, danceable and desperately call for a sing-along. And they have real staying power. From pop, rock and Broadway to choral and dance ...

  3. C'est la vie, C'est l'amour

    Posted Apr 17th 2007, 12:00am by Kevin Kwong

    ... Kevin Kwong C'est la vie, C'est l'amour City Contemporary Dance Company Sheung Wan Civic Centre Theatre Reviewed: Apr 14 A local contemporary dance show- particularly one ... this City Contemporary Dance Company (CCDC) offering managed to do just that during the weekend, one senses that changes are under way. C'est la vie, C'est l'amour is the first ...

  4. Going global

    Posted Aug 24th 2006, 12:00am by Sonia Kolesnikov

    ... Festival; South African percussionist and dancer Risenga Makondo, who mixes native marimba music with contemporary British dance sounds; and Bukky Leo & Black Egypt from Nigeria, who ... of the Singapore-based Association of Capoeira Argola de Ouro, which will be performing, says the festival offers a great opportunity to promote the Afro-Brazilian, fight-like dance. 'Womad brings ...

  5. Stepping up and standing out

    Posted Mar 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... start? The Japanese hip hop dancer, who is now in his late 20s, learned to break dance at 11. Even at such a young age, he was already very talented. His parents noticed his interest and his natural gift, so they enrolled him in professional dance courses when he was 13. Breaking boundaries Kentaro!! grew up in a traditional Japanese family, but he was eager to broaden his mind. He ...

  6. We Sing, We Dance, We Steal Things

    Posted Sep 26th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Lau Kit-wai Jason Mraz (CD) Jason Mraz is the most likeable of the current crop of pop folk songsmiths riding the wave of Jack Johnson's success. His latest album We Sing, We Dance ... but commercially successful. While this time he manages to strike a balance between conventional pop and serious songwriting, the result is mixed. The album opens with a series of breezy numbers, ...

  7. The boss of bossa nova

    Posted Jan 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the mid- to upper-scale areas of Rio de Janeiro. The sound is characterised by softer, slower beats than samba, but retains the dance style's elements of improvisation and vocal rhythms. ...

  8. Music, dance, drama

    Posted Dec 13th 2006, 12:00am by Joyce Siu

    ... nervous, he still tried to create music and find his own space.' In Testimony, dancers from the City Contemporary Dance Company will deliver powerful, emotion-filled movements ... By Joyce Siu Choreographer Helen Lai Hoi-ling may not be very talkative, but she lets dance and Dmitri Shostakovich's music tell the story in her new theatre work, Testimony. The show ...

  9. Panic in Detroit: 'Shots rang out... we hit the dance floor'

    Posted May 31st 2007, 12:00am by Alan Warboys

    ... craze, French DJ and producer Laurent Garnier still has the same passion for the electronic music movement. Whereas some contemporaries have become disenchanted with clubland, Garnier talks ... but the dance scene in France never matched Britain for its intensity. The scene in his native country remains fragmented, he says, despite the global success of French musicians such as Daft Punk ...

  10. Let's hear it for the noise

    Posted Aug 17th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... can find any time, anywhere and it is part of living [and] existence'. The professor will lead a series of 'soundwalks' on Mount Davis this weekend to help participants ...




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