On October 13th, 2018 – bands, labels, shops, and music fans around the world will be celebrating International Cassette Store Day (aka. CSD), an event now in it’s fifth year that celebrates he humble format of the cassette tape and the culture surrounding the lofi but charming medium. As the official organizers for the second year running Nasty Wizard Recordings have decided to branch out, organized a celebration in Beijing at Yuyingtang in Shanghai on October 13th with Subtropical Asia. On the bill were punk scrappers Dirty Fingers, ethereal trip-hop singer ChaCha, quirky pop culture sauve hip-hop artist Gao Jiafeng, and brooding alt rockers Dahlia Rosea. Good times were had, and my brain most surely fried.
Between shooting a festival and taking a month detour to Africa, a lot of material has been left on the backburner, fermenting, if you will. Back in April I had the opportunity to join local […]
DaBozz大包子－ WU (feat. ChaCha) Nanjing rapper DaBozz, whose dream daze hip-hop EP Welcome to the Salt System made her an artist to keep an eye on, is back with a music video for ethereal, atmospheric […]
Live China Music presents Summer Dissolve 夏日消散: Kṣitigarbha 地藏, Naohai 闹海, YunJing 云镜, Exit Through Singapore (Yuyintang 育音堂 2020.08.28) Still ecstatic from last Friday! Live China Music’s first show in their new home in Shanghai went off […]