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Rapper Cardi B denies brawl charges

Rap superstar Cardi B on Tuesday pleaded not guilty to attempted assault charges including two felonies filed in connection with her alleged involvement in a New York strip club brawl.
Source: AFP | 2019/6/26 18:28:40

Hellfest: the sound, the fury and the twilight of rock gods Kiss

Tens of thousands of rock fans gathered this weekend for the 14th edition of the Hellfest rock festival in Clisson, western France, which included the last French appearance of veteran rockers Kiss.
Source: AFP | 2019/6/24 16:28:40

Jackson abuse claims loom over anniversary

Defiant fans are preparing to mark 10 years since Michael Jackson's death as fascination with the King of Pop remains undimmed despite lurid claims of child sex abuse.
Source: AFP | 2019/6/24 16:23:39

New music season opens in Taipei

A new music season has kicked off in Taipei, scheduled to show several concerts in the second half of the year, including Austrian composer Gustav Mahler's symphonies, according to the Taipei Symphony Orchestra.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/22 18:53:45

Legendary Chinese band Beyond remembered in Hong Kong and mainland

Thursday marks the 36th year of Hong Kong-based band Beyond, and many fans said their songs resonate with people from the Chinese mainland and Hong Kong.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/20 21:53:39

Chinese fans remember late megastar Michael Jackson in build up to 10th anniversary of his death

A 1.8 meter-tall bronze statue of late pop star Michael Jackson, dressed like a solider with bandoliers strapped across his chest, was revealed in Zhengzhou, the capital city of Central China's Henan Province, on Saturday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/20 19:41:03

Door to legendary Berlin techno club gets museum digs as the city's symbol

The giant metal entrance door to a legendary techno club in Berlin moved into a museum Tuesday as a symbol of the city's rebirth after its Cold War division.
Source: AFP | 2019/6/19 17:38:41

Live action musical adaptation of Chinese mobile game 'Onmyoji' kicks off China tour

Despite debuting more than two years ago, Chinese developed mobile game Onmyoji, a Japanese-style RPG, remains one of the hottest games in China. The game has also spread to other countries including Japan and the US.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/18 18:33:41

France's World Music Day celebration kicks off in Beijing

On a scorching Saturday afternoon, people lined up despite the heat to wait patiently to enter a free live performance at Beijing's Culture and Creative Park. The crowd gathered at a party area composed of red-brick buildings was rather diverse, young and old, Chinese and foreigners. They were all in attendance for one reason: the Fete de la Musique.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/17 17:48:40

Broadway musical 'The Wizard of Oz' makes debut at Tianqiao Performing Arts Center

Original Broadway musical The Wizard of Oz debuted at Beijing Tianqiao Performing Arts Center on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/17 16:38:39

Song contest for overseas Chinese held in Houston

A singing contest of Chinese songs for overseas Chinese was held Saturday in Houston, the fourth largest city in the US.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/17 16:33:03

Czech banjos, mandolins win over US bluegrass stars

Star banjo player Ned Luberecki sits back in an armchair at a Prague music hall, contemplates the instrument he's holding, then gently begins strumming.
Source: AFP | 2019/6/17 16:33:02

Nation-wide arts festival to enrich children's summer vacation

A press conference for the Open the Door to Arts - Summer Arts Festival 2019 was held on Wednesday at the Forbidden City Concert Hall in Beijing. According to the organizers, the festival will bring more than 100 performances to theaters around China for children to enjoy during summer vacation.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/16 17:33:39

Popular Chinese singer Wang Yuan appears on state media after apologizing for smoking indoors

A month after being caught smoking at a Beijing restaurant, Chinese teenage heartthrob Roy Wang (Wang Yuan) re-emerged by making a brief appearance on China Central Television's (CCTV) flagship evening news Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/13 23:58:40

Chinese fans celebrate the sixth anniversary of the rise of global K-pop sensation BTS

There has never been a K-pop group that has aroused worldwide sensation like the seven-member boy band BTS. Debuting in June 2013 under a relative small banner of Big Hit Entertainment, it celebrates its sixth anniversary on June 13.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/12 19:18:40

What the hack!

Alternative rock legends Radiohead on Tuesday released an 18-hour trove of private recordings from their 1997 album OK Computer after getting hacked by someone seeking a ransom of $150,000 for the music.
Source: AFP | 2019/6/12 17:58:40

Feminist punk band from 1990s stages comeback

A 90s-era radical feminist punk band whose scream-along sound became a girl-power call to arms, Bikini Kill was a beacon for a generation of activists striving for a world more hospitable to women.
Source: AFP | 2019/6/9 19:28:39

Concert commemorates Dragon Boat Festival holds in national library

A concert featuring traditional Chinese music and poems was held in the National Library Thursday to commemorate the Dragon Boat Festival.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/7 15:54:31