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Rejoice at Eel Festival showcase of contemporary electronic music in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan, arguably, has not been at the center of much musically since it was at the heart of Mandopop in the 1970s and 80s. It is often bypassed by the biggest stars of mus...

Meitei brings "lost Japan sounds' for upcoming Taipei performance

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Hiroshima-based experimental musician, Meitei (冥丁), will perform in Taipei on Oct. 25, bringing an eclectic blend of sounds that the artist describes as “lost Japane...

David Bowie's journey through the Soviet Union in pictures

David Bowie had just become a genuine global rock star. In 1972, he had his major international breakthrough with the album "The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars," a...

Capital of Culture Veszprem-Balaton 2023: Hungary's new creative region

Veszprem is one of the oldest cities in Hungary — almost as old as the nation itself — and dates roughly from the arrival of Christianity in the country. It was home to the country's f...

And in the end: A fan's notes on Peter Jackson's Beatles doc

NEW YORK (AP) — Peter Jackson's Beatles documentary “Get Back” runs for nearly eight hours and the only real criticism you can make is that it doesn't last longer. For dabblers and other newcomers, it...