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  1. Cool Manila bands to crash Beijing Explosion

    Posted Jul 27th 2007, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Kimberly Chou

    ... and Pedicab, will be playing alongside New Pants, P.K. 14, Re-Tros and Hedgehog. The rockin' starts at 7.30pm. ...

  2. Imitating the rock masters

    Posted Oct 03rd 2004, 12:00am by lau kit wai

    ... By Lau Kit Wai If you Are a fan of U2 and Led Zeppelin, you will enjoy The Music's latest offering Welcome To The North. Technically this retro album is sound and solid. Robert Harvey's singing is similar to that of Jon Anderson of Yes in the 80s. The musical arrangements and electric guitars are reminiscent of art rock groups like Pink Floyd and Genesis. The Music ...

  3. Diverse sounds stay catchy

    Posted Apr 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... a lot like listening to your iPod in shuffle mode. But that's not to say there's no unifying thread in the tracks. Their hallmark retro-pop punk vibe shines through and the catchy ...

  4. Empire by Kasabian

    Posted Mar 21st 2007, 12:00am by Joyce Siu

    ... and lead singer Tom Meighan's mumble. The electronic backing gives a retro feel. Acoustic track British Legion is a nice break from the soaring melodies and uptempo rhythms. It also proves ...

  5. Psychedelic band delights HK

    Posted Apr 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... in contrast to the audience, MGMT never seemed truly hyped. A laser lighting system, fog machine and projections of psychedelic, retro patterns and trippy images complementing the band's synth ...

  6. Blast of funky grooves

    Posted Jul 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Joyce Siu

    ... By Joyce Siu Dynamite is the new album by funk outfit Jamiroquai. Its string of feel-good vibes, laced with 1970s retro flare, has danceable grooves which won't disappoint fans of the British band. Despite several changes to the group's lineup over the past decade, Jay Kay- 'the cat in hat'- remains at the forefront. Dynamite, the follow-up to 2001's A Funk ...

  7. Virtually good fun

    Posted Jun 05th 2005, 12:00am by Joyce Siu

    ... retro 1980s dance pop. While Demon Days may not reach the heights of the band's debut, it still offers great fun with its wide range of music styles- such as ambient, dance, hip-hop ...

  8. More from Manchester

    Posted Sep 26th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... is not producing something in between, or a straight-forward retro album- they are summarizing the most vibrant moments of the British music scene. Thumping, yet jumpy, bass is inherited from legendary ...

  9. Get into the 80s groove

    Posted Sep 28th 2008, 12:00am by Pauline Kelly

    ... Pauline Kelly If you don't know much about 80s music, this double album is a good start. It covers all the bases from unforgettable pop anthems to throwaway novelty tracks. Guaranteed to get you into the retro mood are Soft Cell's classic Tainted Love and Take on Me by Norwegians A-ha. There are plenty of perfect party sounds including You Spin Me Round (Like a Record) ...

  10. Black Mountain

    Posted Mar 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Scott Murphy

    ... aren't having a slabby, metallic meltdown, there's always the retro-keyboard riffs, which on a song like Wican sounds like the second coming of Iron Butterfly circa In a Gadda Da Vida. ...




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