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Albums

Karen Mok's debut jazz album: Somewhere I Belong

The wait is finally over. Singer-actress Karen Mok Man-wai's first jazz album titled Somewhere I Belong is finally coming out on Friday next week (January 18).

"This is jazz music but with a touch of Chinese-ness," she said.

Monday, 7 January, 2013, 5:49am

Albums of the Year

When news arrived late last year that Bobby Womack had been in the studio with Damon Albarn, it sounded improbable. 

31 Dec 2012 - 4:13pm

Rewind album: Document (1987), by R.E.M.

R.E.M.'s world as they knew it ended in autumn 1987, when the release of their breakout fifth album propelled them from the obscurity of America's burgeoning alternative underground to global stardom. 

31 Dec 2012 - 4:09pm

Happy Father's Day!

When I need real understanding, when I need someone to care, when I need someone to guide me, a father is always there.

Thank you for your comfort and encouragement which means so much to me as I'm growing up.

I love you, Papa.

Naisha Aswani

My Dear Dad

You are a really wonderful father

17 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Blue notes

Trumpeter Chris Botti will be playing in Manila on Tuesday, following a tour of Japan. He will not be appearing in Hong Kong, although he is one of a handful of internationally known jazz musicians who could probably fill a medium-sized auditorium here.

17 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Energise yourself by becoming organised

Aries

March 21 - April 19

7 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Exclamation Mark (CD) Jay Chou

Taiwanese megastar Jay Chou Jie-lun first rose to prominence as a gifted producer with an ear for mixing unexpected elements and sounds into his music.

As his singing career took off, he took more risks and used quirky touches, like bouncing ping-pong balls and dial tones, with varied success. He continues this hit-or-miss trend in his 11th album, Exclamation Mark ().

9 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Weirdness brings Chou down

Taiwanese megastar Jay Chou Jie-lun first rose to prominence as a gifted producer with an ear for mixing unexpected elements and sounds into his music.

4 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Bring those dreams into the real world

Aries

March 21 - April 19

The deciding factor in a successful relationship is respect. You may love someone more than life itself - but do you respect them?

17 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Wonder World (CD) Wonder Girls

After conquering Asia with their infectious hit single Nobody, Korean girl group Wonder Girls took their act global and spent the better part of the past two years overseas preparing for their debut in English.

10 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Girls share a grown-up sound

After conquering Asia with their infectious hit single Nobody, Korean girl group Wonder Girls took their act global and spent the better part of the past two years overseas preparing for their English debut.

29 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Metals Feist (CD)

If you were one of the millions who bought Feist's third album The Reminder solely on the strength of 'the iPod song', 1,2,3,4, her latest album may come as a bit of a surprise, if not disappointment. That's not to say Metals is bad; 35-year-old Canadian Leslie Feist just panders less to mainstreamers, and does exactly what she wants.

6 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Doing her own, bleak thing

If you were one of the millions who bought Feist's third album The Reminder solely on the strength of 'the iPod song', 1,2,3,4, her latest album may come as a bit of a surprise, if not a disappointment. That's not to say Metals is bad; 35-year-old Canadian Leslie Feist just panders less to mainstreamers, and does exactly what she wants.

1 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Even if it's boring, do what has to be done

Aries

March 21 - April 19

2 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Don't let negativity of others affect you

Aries

March 21 - April 19

There is a big difference between a leader and a dictator. Which one are you? This question will surface now, because you are being asked to take on extra responsibility and possibly even to lead a large project.

11 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

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