Swung by the closer day of Ketchup Festival – a very late entrance to the first half at fRUITYSPACE where I caught the tail end of Li Jianhong making beautiful love to his guitar, before heading over to DDC where post punk favorites Lonely Leary belted out one blissful jam after another, 4 Channels Club simultaneously had three Gameboy machines playing glorious 8-bit soundtracks, and finally MC Dawei who has beefed up his set quite a bit, turning the rapper into something of a funk hip hop band, complete with keyboards and a backup singer. A nice diverse palette cleanser to finish off the longgg week.
I had no idea what to expect from Ying Shui Di Jiang. The supergroup formed by Buddhist faith raised Nanjing artist Zhao Yuan and featuring ten members (including a bassist from Japan) – is less a […]
You know it\’s a successful night when the owner is ripping your shirt off while you try to hold back from vomiting up moonshine your friend cooked up in bumblefuck Beijing (that vomit did eventually […]
Essentially a Sunday evening backburner, one last swig of Labor Day holiday kool aid, LiveBeijingMusic’s latest endeavor at DDC was as low-key as they could – which made the unexpected surprises and the bite of the bands […]