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Stories, photos and features from previous Clockenflap festivals

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Clockenflap 2015 delivered their biggest event in its 8 year history; recap as the SCMP team is blogged, photographed and tweeted it live until the last band. 

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The British singer finally kicked his heroin habit at a Thai rehab clinic. But with a world tour to deal with - including a set at Hong Kong's biggest music festival this month - many fear the singer's comeback is driving him towards a relapse, writes Simon Parry.

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Clockenflap gets bigger and better every year. Here’s our choice of the must-sees acts of the harbourfront festival.

Expected to be the largest edition since it started seven years ago, next month’s Clockenflap will feature a diverse mix of musical styles.

Indifference to society is what distinguishes today's young generation of Chinese from his own, Cui Jian, the musician whose song Nothing To My Name became the anthem of the 1989 Tiananmen democracy protests, said in an interview with the South China Morning Post.

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The main day of the Clockenflap music and arts festival reached an early climax Saturday afternoon when disco band Chic delivered a note-perfect performance on the main stage.

Franz Ferdinand may be headlining, but there is a plethora of other talent at Clockenflap. Adam Wright picks some of the support acts you won’t want to miss.