Taiwan mounts campaign to promote pop music in New Southbound nations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Ministry of Culture kick-started an initiative to promote Taiwan’s pop music in the New Southbound countries at a press event on Aug. 28, first eyeing the market...

Taiwan aboriginal music festival, PASIWALI, takes off August 3, 4

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taitung's aboriginal music festival, PASIWALI Festival, is happening this weekend and promises musical acts from New Zealand, New Caledonia, Japan, Guinea and Taiwan. ...

Free international indigenous music festival to take place in eastern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—A two-day international indigenous music festival will kick off at 3:30 p.m. on August 3 in eastern Taiwan’s coastal city of Taitung, featuring indigenous singers incl...

Taiwan to hold international indigenous music festival

An international indigenous music festival will be held Aug. 3-4 by the Council of Indigenous Peoples (CIP) in Taitung, southeastern Taiwan, with indigenous music groups from seven countries participa...

Reggae in Taiwan: Jamaican dancehall icon Sister Nancy makes a visit to the island

TAIWAN (Taiwan News) – Taiwan may not be the first place people think of when they think of reggae music, but the genre appears to be gaining popularity slowly and steadily across the island. ...

Fun on the riverside--Lover's Day fireworks and concert at Dadaocheng on August 26

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--As the climax of “Sounds from the River 2017” activities, spectacular fireworks will be displayed in the Dadaocheng Wharf area on the Yanping Riverside Park starting ...

Have fun at the riverside: 2017 Taipei Riverside Festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)-- The much-anticipated Taipei Riverside Festival (Sounds from the River) is here. On the weekends between June 17 and August 12, Taipei City’s riverbank parks will feature m...

Local musicians to perform at Glastonbury Festival

Three Taiwan musicians will perform June 21-25 at Glastonbury Festival 2017 in southwest England's Somerset County, promoting the nation’s musical talent at one of the world’s most fam...

Black rapper 'Famous' releases music video shot in Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- JUNO (Canadian Grammy's) nominated rapper "Famous" last week released what he describes as the first music video filmed in Taiwan featuring an established black a...

Eason Chan, Sandy Lam to heat up Golden Melody Awards

Taipei, June 17 (CNA) The Golden Melody Awards ceremony is gearing up for a star-studded lineup this year, featuring performances by previous winners Eason Chan and Sandy Lam among others. Chan...