Tag Archives: Hong Kong

December 01

VIDEO: The Inner

In my first music video project, join Hong Kong dub step dynamo Trillion and ambient talent Tiny Gun as they take you on a journey through the psyche. Shot in Hong Kong’s abandoned war ruins, this video explores the depths of the mind and embarks upon an expedition through the soul.  

May 20

Words: How to Survive a hangover at work (and not get fired) / 解難系列: 如何在上班時戰勝宿醉(最少唔會被人炒)

(中文版在後面) It’s a Wednesday night out, and one drink turns into many. Next thing you know it is way too late and you are hammered. Basically… you’re fucked for work in the morning. Or are you? Chillax, we’ve got you covered. 430AM pre-sleep preparation Ideally you would have ironed your work outfit before you went out, […]

February 10

Words: Heroes of Hong Kong

Hong Kong punk and hardcore has come a long way from its nascent beginnings in the 1990s. One man has been there almost all the way. Riz Farooqi shares his journey with his band King Ly Chee in my Boom Magazine exclusive.

January 13

PLUG: Directory for South China Morning Post

Want to pick up something new? Check out my regular Directory slot for the South China Morning Post on Saturdays, covering things people can learn in their spare time.  

January 13

Plug: RTHK Radio 3 – Tech 28

Music took centre stage in an appearance recently for Angelina Draper’s radio show 28 Tech, where I discussed DJ apps and their place in the production ecosystem. You can listen to the show here.

August 12

Video: An Oath to Opera (與粵有約)

Seen by some as a relic of days past, Cantonese Opera has come under the threat of becoming irrelevant in modern society. Amidst the doom and gloom are young actors rejecting conventional career paths and taking to the opera stage. Rising star Keith Lai (黎耀威) is one such artist dedicating his professional life to keeping […]

August 12

Video: The helpers who write

Domestic helpers in Hong Kong are documenting their experiences through writing. Cahaya Qu, a local Indonesian magazine, is serving as a hub for writers who want to help other domestic workers through articles and advice.  

April 10

Video: Burma’s Lady Gaga in Hong Kong

The irrepressible Phyu Phyu Kyaw Thein, Burma’s first lady of pop, makes her debut at Volume Beat in Hong Kong.

March 06

Video: In the studio with Ink

This is a video that I made with music producer Ink in Hong Kong. In it, he discusses his journey from beatboxing on the streets, to becoming a full time producer, and why the Hong Kong music industry needs to change.

January 15

Words: Corporate confusion

Seeking clarification on phrases used in offices nowadays? Hopefully this A-Z will help! Ask hole: A person who asks questions in meetings to look busy or important, but just succeeds in extending long meetings Bandwidth: Time available to carry out a task C.Y.A. (Covering Your Ass): An action carried out to absolve oneself of blame […]