Da Lead(大隸), who was the member of Taiwanese rap group "Machi", released his first album "Da Lead's Theory." Da Lead said “Machi and Triangle Cool（三角 COOL）both present different parts of me, but they are not the whole me." Welcome to “Da Lead’s Theory”, a world belongs to Da Lead.
It's an interview with Liljay Chen, the founder of Inland Rock. Many artists in Taiwan said that Inland is China. However, Liljay Chen want to satirize “inland” with real actions "Inland Rock" ─ the most willful music festival ever.
How do you calculate a concert's cost? And why are people reluctant to spend on CDs, yet willing to splurge on concerts? Taiwan Beats interviewed with Taiwanese famous concert director. Let’s check it out.
It became clear after 2007 that the embattled record industry was in a decline with slim hopes of achieving another boom. Thus, Taiwan Beats will look at the current status and development of our local concert industry from various perspectives. Let's talk about concert director first.
Even being named by TIME Magazine one of the best music videos of the year, Mandopop Princess Jolin Tsai's new single
SHOOTUP is a punk rock band which uses their truthfulness to collide with reality. SHOOTUP intends to pursue anarchy. Anarchy doesn’t mean chaos, but everyone takes good care of their own business. Freedom is a kind of self-discipline when others are not affected by it.
Jia is one of the outstanding Taiwanese female singer, who was nominated for Best Female Mandarin Singer at the 25th Golden Melody Awards with the album “Sing for Lonely Souls”.
My Skin Against Your Skin was formed in 2010 by just two members, vocalist Andrea Huang and bassist Si-Lu Yu. After performing at NXNE in Canada in 2011, Angela Huang was hailed as a natural-born rock star by the Canadian media, for her ability to draw people into her music with her live performance.
Flanked by the likes of Taiwanese bands like Flesh Juicer and Sorry Youth, indie music prodigy Crowd Lu will be leading Taiwan's invasion this year into Japan's biggest international summer music festival, the Summer Sonic Festival. This year’s Taiwanderful event will be held on 14th August (Fri) at the Liquid Room.
"It's important to persist," she says seriously. There's always something we can choose to do. "People would describe music as jazz, Latin or other genres, for example, but there are essential items and characters underneath. If you want to cook udon noodles with curry flavor, you have to really put curry into it, otherwise it's only a marketing tactic."