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Quest for perfection drives Jennifer Lopez

Jennifer Lopez's love of performing is taking her around the world. Photos: Corbis

Jennifer Lopez has just spent the day travelling to and settling into her hotel suite in Stockholm when her assistant hands her the phone.

Sunday, 11 November, 2012, 11:12am

Ariel Pink; Divine Fits; Matthew Dear

Ariel Pink; Divine Fits; Matthew Dear

"Step into my time warp now," Ariel Pink sings on Is This the Best Spot? from Mature Themes. That time warp leads directly to a phantasmagoric mishmash of 1970s radio memories, both FM and AM, that is as indebted to Frank Zappa as it is to Hall & Oates, to Sparks as to Gary Numan, to Brian Eno as to Curtis Mayfield.

10 Sep 2012 - 9:44am

Boy band devotees take note: Westlife's last concert is coming to a Hong Kong screen

If you missed their final concert, you still have a chance to reminisce about those years you dreamt about the boy band.

Westlife disbanded on June 23 after their final concert in front of 85,000 fans at Croke Park in Dublin. But for local fans, the Irish boys are landing in Hong Kong cinemas on August 24.

15 Aug 2012 - 11:03pm

Magic of Mraz hits Hong Kong, with an extra surprise in store

Jason Mraz played with a new band to a full house at AsiaWorld-Expo last Sunday as part of his world tour.

'I feel strong, tremendous, grateful and optimistic as ever,' said the US singer-songwriter who turned 35 on June 23.

26 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Grey market

It's porn and everyone's reading it. Fifty Shades of Grey, a book about bondage and discipline, sadism and masochism, has topped the best-seller lists for weeks and has been taking the US, Britain and now Hong Kong by storm.

30 May 2012 - 12:00am

Wuthering Heights (Film)

Emily Bront?s only novel, Wuthering Heights, has been adapted for the screen dozens of times. This most recent version is a moody, beautifully filmed costume drama.

25 May 2012 - 12:00am

Tragic first-love avoids clich?s

Wuthering Heights, Emily Bront?'s only novel, has been adapted for the screen dozens of times; this most recent version is a moody, beautifully filmed costume drama.

20 May 2012 - 12:00am

One last dream gig - and Gaga's gone

'I'm going to miss you so much Hong Kong!' So said Lady Gaga as she concluded her week-long love-in with the city at the last of her four gigs at AsiaWorld-Arena last night.

8 May 2012 - 12:00am

She does it her way

You would have to have been sealed in the Hulk-proof cell to have missed the fact Hong Kong is suffering from a serious case of Lady Gaga fever. The pop diva is in the middle of a four-show gig as part of her Born This Way Ball Tour, with the last show tomorrow night.

6 May 2012 - 12:00am

Tuskegee Lionel Ritchie

Music legend Lionel Richie goes country on his latest album Tuskegee, named after his hometown in the American state of Alabama.

The album features 13 of Richie's biggest hits since his 1982 solo debut. The tracks were all written or co-written by Richie, and feature duets with country artists, such as Kenny Chesney, Shania Twain and Willie Nelson.

4 May 2012 - 12:00am

Mother monster Rules in this house

The gates to a medieval castle open and in comes a majestic queen riding a silver unicorn.

Juxtaposing the archaic castle is a ghostly hologram of Lady Gaga's face floating high above - welcoming you to a world where anything goes, where Mother Monster herself can pop out of a gigantic womb or be pressed into a meat grinder.

3 May 2012 - 12:00am

Richie's hits get a homecoming

Music legend Lionel Richie goes country on his latest album Tuskegee, named after his hometown in the US state of Alabama. The album features 13 of Richie's biggest hits since his 1982 solo debut. The tracks were all written or co-written by Richie, and feature duets with country artists, such as Kenny Chesney, Shania Twain and Willie Nelson.

29 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Single White Female in Hanoi

Single White Female in Hanoi by Carolyn Shine Transit Lounge (e-book)

29 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

In a bad way

'Happiness is good health and a bad memory'

Albert Schweitzer (1875-1965) - scientist and medical missionary

A bad hair day

There is more to the little word 'bad' than just being the opposite of 'good'. Read on to discover more.

What is ....?

1 a bad debt

a. borrowed money that is unlikely to be repaid

18 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Flights of fancy

Channelling the television show, Pan Am, in 1960s chic was Leah Howarth, who was spotted in the South Stand with 15 other gorgeous wannabe flight attendants, who put the 'doll' into trolley dolly.

25 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

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