Beijing lost another fine member of the music community earlier this month as Ting Ting, the fiery face of promotion label Borderless, tour manager, music aficionado and all around badass, bid farewell for Shanghai (seems to be the theme of 2018) – but not without a blowout send-off at Temple Bar with some of her favorite (mine as well) bands including post-punk ruffians Lonely Lonely, who just kicked off their European tour, shoegaze groovers Last Goodbye, uproarious grunge scrappers Pure, and more. As expected it was a boozy affair and my shoddy point and shoot camera from a decade back got in on the fun. Dig in.
Dropped by Modernista and Temple a few weeks back for a slow Wednesday night – actually scratch that – Modernista was packed beyond belief while Temple was quite empty – one had easy access to […]
No one provides cathartic release quite like Rhys, the scrappy one man wrecking ball whose former Shanghai band Pairs as well as his cumulative support of the music scene in Shanghai and beyond, left a […]
Swung by the one-two punch combo of Dada and Temple (three if you add in the very questionable tequila shot at E&A Livehouse, a venue that ceases to bewilder me) last week to check out […]