Category Archives: Victor Wong

B’in Music, en masse and on stage

The whole of the B’in Music label – Mayday, Fish Leong, Victor Wong, Champion, and Ding Dang – gathered together for a special joint concert the other night in Macau. Okay, I know I’ve been just a wee bit skeptical … Continue reading

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Um.

Do you ever feel like the Mayday/Fahrenheit connections are just far, far too prevalent? This isn’t all that direct (not like last time), but doesn’t this just look like it should be the Fahrenheit guys in this picture, but Mayday … Continue reading

Posted in Chang Chen-yue (A-yue), Fish Leong, Mayday, Victor Wong | 13 Comments

Need it, got it, need it…

I am pausing to take stock in the new 2008 albums, an exercise sparked by the news that 1976 has a new album coming out shortly. The Taipei band has been on the scene for 12 years already, and their … Continue reading

Posted in Chang Chen-yue (A-yue), Cheer Chen, Fish Leong, Fusion Band, Leehom Wang, Mainland China Bands, Mandopop, Mayday, Sodagreen, Victor Wong | 7 Comments

Space Cowboy!

Today I logged on to Ticketmaster to check on the Leehom concert (yeah, still there – my ticket purchasing really has not been easy, though… I hope to have it all taken care of tomorrow, but at the rate I’ve … Continue reading

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Returning to Hong Kong with a flourish

Well, the final concert on the Return to Earth tour has now come and gone. There aren’t a lot of very specific reports so far (maybe they’ve run out of things to say?), so in some respects it seems that … Continue reading

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Mandopop and Earthquake Relief

It turns out that Monday’s earthquake in Sichuan Province, PRC, is a lot worse than anyone realized when the news first broke. I was out of contact with the news for a few days this week, and when I started … Continue reading

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Keep On Keeping On

[Ashin’s second entry on the earthquake, posted on May 15. Words in italics were photo captions in the original.] What we can do right now, is be concerned and pray, and more determinedly than ever live in our own orbits. … Continue reading

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The Return to Earth in Shanghai

Whoops, I somehow completely forgot that Mayday’s big return to the massive 80,000 person stadium in Shanghai was April 30 – I had it in my head as May 30. Well, no matter, there is news to be had, and … Continue reading

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Odds and ends, whatnot, etc.

Assorted bits of information pulled from a wide a variety of articles seemingly at random follows. Chinese fans preparing for the April 30th concert in Shanghai have taken the initiative in starting a fundraising activity to benefit the Chinese Red … Continue reading

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…in which Jonathan Lee makes me feel old

Victor Wong’s Shanghai concert apparently went off without a hitch on Friday. Friday was White [Valentine’s] Day, a holiday I’d never heard of before about ten minutes ago. Well, there’s always next year. Victor is the “King of Love Songs,” … Continue reading

Posted in Fish Leong, Fusion Band, Leehom Wang, Mayday, Sodagreen, Victor Wong | 6 Comments