Tizzy Bac beer celebrates 20th anniversary

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan indie rock band Tizzy Bac is celebrating its 20th anniversary with the launch of a craft beer and a concert at the end of the year. Tizzy Bac veterans include vo...

Free music festival to kick off in eastern Taiwan Oct. 26

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taroko National Park Headquarters (TNPH) held a press conference on Tuesday (Oct. 8) introducing the lineup for the 2019 Taroko Music Festival, which includes dance gr...

Man and machine in perfect harmony performance by Taiwan’s Huang Yi studio

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Art will meet technology when “Huang Yi & KUKA” is performed at the Festival Internacional Cervantino in Guanajuato, Mexico on Oct. 11 and 12. According...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Monday, Oct. 7, the 280th day of 2018. There are 85 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Oct. 7, 2001...

Major Filipino fraternity celebrates 51st anniversary in central Taiwan

Hundreds of Filipinos from one of the Philippines' largest fraternities gathered in Taichung on Sunday to celebrate the organization's 51st anniversary with rap music, hip hop dance, and tradi...

Taiwan club spoofs famous EDM DJs for Halloween party in Taichung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – For Halloween this year in Taiwan, one club’s planned party is already capturing international attention for its marketing idea of parodying famous Electronic Dance ...

The Latest: 2 jurors held in contempt for warehouse trial

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the trial against a man who will be retried on involuntary manslaughter charges after a fire in a California warehouse killed 36 partygoers (all times local): ...

'Wow child' is special guest of orchestra that inspired him

BOSTON (AP) — A boy who charmed the world by exclaiming "Wow!" at the end of a classical music performance was a special guest of the orchestra that inspired his delight. ...

Retrial for man in California warehouse fire that killed 36

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Prosecutors say they will re-try a man on manslaughter charges for allegedly turning a San Francisco Bay Area warehouse into a cluttered maze that killed 36 at a party. ...

Payouts for Vegas victims a 'cold, mathematical calculation'

LAS VEGAS (AP) — They may have been united by a love for country music, but the people gunned down two years ago at a Las Vegas concert will not be seen as equals when up to $800 million is paid out f...

Aerosmith named MusiCare's 2020 Person of the Year

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — An organization that helps music professionals who need financial, personal or medical assistance will honor Aerosmith as its 2020 person of the year. Mus...

‘Michael Jackson’s This Is It’ gets box set after 10 years

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A small-batch box set of film, music and memorabilia will be released to celebrate the 10th anniversary of “Michael Jackson’s This Is It,” the movie that captured Jackson’s final co...

Taiwan co-hosts music festival, conference in Philippines

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Sonik Philippines, an international music conference organized by both Taiwan and the Philippines, kicks off on Friday (Oct. 4) and features Taiwanese bands such as April ...

AP’s major findings on accused priests, by the numbers

In reviewing the status of nearly 2,000 Roman Catholic clergy members and church employees credibly accused of sex abuse, The Associated Press found that the vast majority were living unsupervised by ...

Quoth the coach: To be a Raven, you must beat the Steelers

The fact that neither team has a winning record doesn’t diminish one bit the intensity of the rivalry between the Ravens and Steelers. If it is not the most historic series in NFL hi...