Eurovision Song Contest
Russia's foreign minister has issued a stern warning over claims that his country's contestant in the Eurovision song contest lost out on 10 points that should have been given to her by Azerbaijan.Thursday, 23 May, 2013, 5:10am
Her song, Only Teardrops - the bookmakers' favourite - won comfortably at Saturday night's finals, scoring 281 points at a glittering ceremony watched by millions of viewers.20 May 2013 - 5:39am
Legco questions for Timothy Tong18 May 2013 - 4:10am
One after another they are calling in sick. First, Portugal and Poland and now, short of an economic miracle, Cyprus and Greece.3 Dec 2012 - 4:24am
Actor Gerard Depardieu (below) added to the sagging reputation of middle-aged Frenchmen travelling abroad by relieving himself on a CityJet flight from Paris to Dublin earlier this month. Whether the one-time heartthrob, now 62, had been drinking or suffers prostate problems has been a subject of debate.28 Aug 2011 - 12:00am
After she played a good-girl-gone-bad in the 1978 smash hit Grease, Olivia Newton-John starred in another cult movie, Xanadu. It featured feathered haircuts, rollerskating and ancient Greek muses.30 Apr 2010 - 12:00am
Of all the '101s' and 'Essential Collections' flooding the market lately, none can compare to this four-disc, 72-song compilation of memorable movie tunes. While many compilations simply throw all the songs together randomly, the outstanding Movie930 groups them carefully into four themes.2 Oct 2009 - 12:00am
Of all the '101s' and 'Essential Collections' flooding the market lately, none can compare to this four-disc, 72-song compilation of memorable movie tunes.
While many compilations simply shove all the songs together randomly, the outstanding Movie930 groups them carefully into four themes.9 Aug 2009 - 12:00am
Sit back and listen to the relaxing harmonies of Il Divo's latest album, The Promise. The four good-looking singers deliver another classical crossover album full of heartfelt songs and passionate vocals.20 Feb 2009 - 12:00am
The recent movie interpretation of the hit West End musical Mamma Mia naturally required an accompanying soundtrack.
The 17 tracks include dance floor favourites Dancing Queen, Gimme Gimme Gimme (A Man After Midnight) and, of course, the title track Mamma Mia.7 Sep 2008 - 12:00am
The Hong Kong Melody Makers (HKMM) is recruiting new members following their sell-out annual a cappella concert at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University last month.
The concert, Sing Aloud, Move Along featured a mix of musical genres. The group, which is made up of singers aged 16 to 30, choreographed a dance for each song.20 May 2008 - 12:00am
Take a Chance
by Sarah Webb
Pan, $9021 May 2006 - 12:00am
Terrorists and the governments of countries that the United States and its allies do not like, beware: I have discovered the ultimate weapon. Inexpensive, light and with mind-altering qualities, it has more effect than bunker-busting bombs, satellite-guided missiles and rocket-spitting helicopter gunships. In short, it has the ability to change nations.11 Mar 2005 - 12:00am
Just under a year on from Ulf Wakenius' performance here as part of last year's Leisure and Cultural Services Department's Jazz Up programme, we have another of the leading lights of Swedish contemporary jazz coming to Hong Kong.14 Nov 2004 - 12:00am
The New Vision Arts Festival opens with Nordic and Celtic music fusion by composer and keyboard player Rolf Lovland and violinist Fionnuala Sherry (above), accompanied by China's Ding sisters. Tue-Wed, 8pm, HK Cultural Centre Grand Theatre, $120-$380 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2730 104417 Oct 2004 - 12:00am