Nee Hao Magazine’s exclusive interview with world famous composer, producer and instrumentalist, Yanni. He is performing his first UK show in 19 years on Wednesday 23rd April 2014 at the Royal Albert Hall – as a part of his World Tour, “World Without Borders”.
A research unit focusing on Asian music has been created at Goldsmiths, University of London. From Wednesday 19 to Friday 21 February, the newly established Asian Music Unit at Goldsmiths will be hosting an international symposium, Safeguarding the intangible: cross-cultural perspectives on music and heritage. The symposium will take place from Wednesday 19 to Friday…
Almost 20 years after his last visit to the University, Superstar Eason Chan returned to Kingston to be named an Honorary Doctor of Arts at a graduation ceremony for the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at the town’s Rose Theatre.
British born Chinese Thomas Lai from Portsmouth is his currently leading a double life. By ‘day’ he is busy managing a Chinese takeaway, and by night, he is busy penning lyrics to new rap songs as he attempts to be the UK’s answer to MC Jin.
Dubbed “the Chinese Beatles” by The Washington Post, the band are currently on their “NOW HERE” world tour – their biggest to date covering the equivalent of circling the globe nine times – which will take place over 71 nights, in 40 cities, over two years and see them play to almost 3 million fans.
Check out this cover of Guns N’ Roses’ Sweet Child O’ Mine by Michelle Kwan, a guzheng player from Vancouver, Canada. The guzheng is a Chinese instrument belonging to the zither family, regarded as one of the most ancient Chinese musical instruments according to documents recorded in the Qin dynasty (before 206 BC).
Coming up on Nee Hao Magazine this month, the 2nd part interview for star singer Wanting Qu. Here is her brand new single Love Ocean.
The UK’s clubbing scene for Chinese and East Asian students and locals has started. Here we feature some of the best events around the country in date order. Click on each image to go to the Facebook event page for more details.
Event organiser INVAZI have teamed up with Nee Hao Magazine as media partners and as a result we can offer 10 lucky readers a chance to win tickets for the show in London next Saturday.
An American rock band called Day Above Ground has caused offence and controversy in the release of their latest music video entitled Asian Girlz.