What are you listening to?
Duvdevani: Zed Bias, Porter Robinson, Skrillex, Knifeparty.
Eisen: Above and Beyond lately, plus Pendulum.
What are you reading?Sunday, 29 July, 2012, 12:00am
Science fiction is a preoccupation of Chick Corea's. Possibly this is a byproduct of his allegiance to L. Ron Hubbard and Scientology - or perhaps the other way around.29 Jul 2012 - 12:00am
The summer holidays will move into full swing today as a month of local and international music gets underway in Kowloon Bay.
Summer Street Jam in Telford Plaza will also feature Julius the Monkey merchandise and themed areas.
Lasting until August 26, Street Jam will showcase a range of artists.28 Jul 2012 - 12:00am
Going to Macau to watch a concert means tolerating bouts of hour-long seasickness and a very late bedtime. But the K-Pop Nation Concert 2012 held at the Venetian Macao last Sunday made it worthwhile.
Whenever I think about it, the night's upbeat electric music still rings in my ears.8 Jul 2012 - 12:00am
Return to Forever Chick Corea ECM
The original album by Return to Forever is one of the landmark recordings of early jazz-rock/fusion/electric jazz - call it what you will.1 Jul 2012 - 12:00am
Slash is famous for several things: being the former guitarist for iconic 1990s rock band Guns N' Roses, being the current guitarist for Velvet Revolver, his epic guitar riffs and his ever-present, stylish, black top hat.29 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
Slash is famous for several things: being the former guitarist for iconic 1990s rock band Guns N' Roses, being the current guitarist for Velvet Revolver, his epic guitar riffs and his ever-present, stylish, black top hat.24 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
Damon Albarn, better known as the lead singer in the British bands Blur and Gorillaz, has undertaken a very different project in Dr Dee: An English Opera.
By melding Elizabethan instruments with the African kora, modern guitar and his own voice, Albarn attempts to produce eclectic sounds that evoke the mysterious world of John Dee, medical adviser to Queen Elizabeth I.22 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
Damon Albarn, better known as the lead singer in the UK bands Blur and Gorillaz, has undertaken a very different project in Dr Dee: An English Opera.
By melding Elizabethan instruments with the African kora, modern guitar and his own voice, Albarn attempts to produce eclectic sounds that evoke the mysterious world of John Dee, medical advisor to Elizabeth I.17 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
Prosecutors yesterday accused a cycling activist of being too emotional in the moments before a car driven by a former top police official collided with his bike. The cyclist's lawyer argued it was unusual to charge a rider struck from behind.16 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
Band: Dear Jane Hometown: Hong Kong Albums: 100 (2006), XOXO (2009), Gamma (2011) Members: Tim Wong (vocals), Howie Yung (guitar), Jackal Ng Hon-bong (bass), Nice Lai Chun-wa (drums)
The rock band Dear Jane was formed in 2003. The foursome have become quite popular locally. Young Post caught up with the boys before their concert earlier this week.15 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
The White Stripes found fame in the 2000s before disbanding last year. Frontman Jack White - on vocals, guitar and keyboards - is considered one of the seminal musicians of the past decade or so. Yet despite his efforts with the band, and his subsequent work with The Raconteurs and The Dead Weather, he never had a number one album in the US.3 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
It took the London Olympicsto bring Blur back together andIan Brown's allegedly costly divorce to galvanise the Stone Roses into reforming. But for The Jesus and Mary Chain, it was an offer to play a little-known festival in China that prompted the influential 1980s noiseniks to pick up their guitars anew.20 May 2012 - 12:00am
Elizabeth Sankey, one half of English indie pop outfit Summer Camp, says Zack Morris, the loveable, bleach-blond star of high school television show Saved By the Bell, is one of her main influences. Her thing seems to be 1980s and '90s Americana. 'California Dreams? Yeah loved that show, but the band was rubbish. Hang Time, that was probably the best,' she says.6 May 2012 - 12:00am
Music trends and tastes, rather like fashions, change year by year. So to keep up with what's hot, and what's not, who better to ask than radio DJs?
RTHK DJs Alyson Hau Ka-ming, Alex Lee Chi-kwong and Robin Pak - all veterans of Hong Kong radio - have seen a recent shift in the local music scene towards live band sounds.29 Apr 2012 - 12:00am