Category Archives: Fusion Band

Mayday fan service: An offer of a trade

This is from Steve, of MaydayBlue: “By the way, not that Mayday is getting “old” yet, but I’m running out of room for Mayday stuff in my apartment. If anyone wants a complete set of the “40,000 People” concert from … Continue reading

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Let’s go in order of importance

(Okay, first I’m going to admit something embarrassing – I’ve been doing a lot of traveling for the last month, mostly with my new computer, and I couldn’t log into my blog because I forgot the password. How sad is … Continue reading

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2009: Total Girl Power Year

Yeah, I absolutely didn’t realize it at the time. But I was just trying to think of my 10 favorite Mandopop album purchases from the last year, and I came up with (in no particular order): 1. Cheer Chen (陳綺貞), … Continue reading

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Odds and Ends from “Modern Music”

I was paging through my latest copy of “当代歌坛” (Modern Music Field), a magazine to which I subscribe, when I noticed a few bits of news I hadn’t yet run into online. That is to say, I’m sure they’re all … Continue reading

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A remedy for your Fusion withdrawal

While the rest of us wait (and wait, and wait, and wait, and wait) for the new album to come out, recently Shanghai fans got a chance to enjoy the band live. And not just enjoy: it’s hard to tell … Continue reading

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A long lost band resurfaces

According to this, Fusion – yes, Fusion! Remember them? – is back in action after an unusually long retreat from the limelight for an aspiring Mandopop act. Their sophomore album, which I swear we first heard about ages and ages … Continue reading

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Fusion and sodagreen: a match made in heaven?

Sodagreen joined the Nokia Xpress Music Tour in Beijing this past week, performing four songs for the delighted crowd. They were followed to the stage by Fusion Band, which gloried in the opportunity to see their seniors in the biz … Continue reading

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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

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sodagreen in Shanghai, part II

I’ve already told you what I thought about the concert – okay, I’ve already gushed about how amazing the concert was – but now I want to point out a few things from the press reports. You may think that … Continue reading

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Fusion on the radio!

If you don’t know Fusion Band (Fusion乐团) yet, you are missing out. Steve (aka “MaydayBlue“) has linked to a great web radio interview (overdubbed with English translations!) with clips of songs over on the MaydayAmericas Forum. The post is here. … Continue reading

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