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  1. Live after death

    Posted May 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... of Hong Kong's musical scene that I have been giving thought to. Supreme talent and an early death are assurances of legend status; Shakur was just 25 when he was shot dead in Las Vegas ...

  2. Tragic death that's a warning to us all

    Posted Feb 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of Hollywood can do to a beautiful talent. But her death is more than that- it is a warning to us all of what can befall those who let addiction and personal demons take hold. ...

  3. FYI: As we all know, rock stars live fast and die young. But how do they go?

    Posted Aug 12th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Christopher Jenkins According to The World Almanac and Book of Facts, the average age of death for rock stars is 36.9 years and heart attack is the most popular method by which they board the tour bus bound for the great gig in the sky. Joe Strummer, Billy Fury and Elvis Presley were all under the age of 50 when they met their ends in this way. The second most common cause of death ...

  4. Death of a disco

    Posted Dec 30th 2006, 12:00am by Julian Ryall

    ... Julian Ryall, TOKYO December 31 will bring down the curtain on the calendar year as well as a Tokyo landmark and night-life institution. It is not clear where Velfarre got its name, but in the 12 years since it opened, the mammoth disco in the Roppongi en ...

  5. Brush with death

    Posted Mar 27th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Tim Bryan, London It might just be the unseasonably cold weather, but there seems to be a distinct lack of foxes this winter keeping Londoners awake with their drawn out, shrill mating rituals. Anyone living near allotments, parks, squares, or railway and ...

  6. Jilted lover jumps to his death

    Posted Aug 22nd 2004, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo A man whose girlfriend had recently broken off their relationship plunged to his death from the roof of an 18-storey building early yesterday as the woman looked on. He landed not far from the woman's new boyfriend, who was waiting for her on the ground floor of the residential block in King's Road, North Point. The 29-year-old victim had been waiting for his ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - TALKING POINTS

    Talking points

    Posted May 10th 2013, 12:00am

    ... singer at the 2012 TVB Jade Solid Gold Best Ten music awards presentation. Her death has been described as a deep loss for the local music scene. A funeral service for Chan takes place in Sha ...

  8. Lifestyle - REVIEWS

    Jaap van Zweden puts fresh manpower into Mahler

    Posted Feb 18th 2013, 12:00am by Sam Olluver

    ... a recurrent interchange of artlessness, Austrian folk-song, chorales, wonderment in nature and a morbid obsession with death. Anticipating a conductor's fresh stamp on Mahler's long, ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - REVIEW

    Chamber music festival hits and misses

    Posted Jan 26th 2013, 12:00am by Sam Olluver

    ... the wrong reasons. The programme note reminded us that Mozart's rare minor-key Piano Sonata No 8 was written in the wake of his mother's death; Grimaud made it sound like a dance on her ...

  10. Teresa Teng musical starts tomorrow

    Posted Dec 29th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter Fans of the late Taiwanese singer Teresa Teng Li-jun will have a chance to relive her stage performances, to be depicted in a Broadway-style musical Love U, Teresa!, 15 years after her death. The musical is to debut at the Cultural Centre tomorrow. Teng's character, to be played by two singers, will appear as an illusion to inspire a struggling composer ...




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