David Sylvian

David Sylvian

David Sylvian Manafon (Samadhisound)

David Sylvian, the former New Romantic once described as the most beautiful man in the world, has spent the best part of his 30-year career making beautiful music.

Sunday, 27 September, 2009, 12:00am

Now voyager

More than a quarter of a century has passed since David Sylvian, as the sexually ambivalent frontman of synth-pop band Japan, was the poster boy of Britain's New Romantic movement.

25 Oct 2007 - 12:00am

Outtakes

NIN to turn up heat

AsiaWorld-Arena has been the venue for some world-class gigs since it opened at the end of 2005, but the venue will be put to the test later this year when it hosts one of the most explosive live acts around.

5 Jul 2007 - 12:00am

Discs

Gomez - Liquid Skin (Hut) They may have produced one of the most exciting and refreshing debut albums in recent years, but still it is hard to seriously acknowledge the brilliance of Gomez.

22 Oct 1999 - 12:00am

Elvin wong chi-chung

Elvin wong chi-chung assistant channel manager at Cable's YMC channel, host of FM Select's Chi-chung's Choice, author, and the vocalist and lyricist with Endeavour. Wong is a passionate promoter of local rock bands and last year persuaded David Bowie to sing A FLeeting Moment in Putonghua.

31 May 1998 - 12:00am