A low-key evening of electronic tunes as Caravan gave an array of the Beijing’s electronically infused artists and bands a chance to strut their stuff for a Mongolian based festival organizer. Guess you could call it an audition of sorts, but reality more of a laid-back, rotating replay of sounds – from the poppy fun of Residence A, to the drone heft of Atelier (one half of Atelier II), the melodic piano-led Wen Liang, the buoyant trance of Noise Arcade, and even a beat-oriented live drawing set from Guiguisuisui. There was a subdued pleasure to the evening – where good talk, good music, and good people collided without the tension of the weekend up ahead.
Pangbianr, the uber cool site for all music one might consider ‘off the fringe’, has been kicking it back at School every Wednesday for the past few months. Basically, anything goes – improv, sets, collaborations […]
New jams coming out from all corners of China, including some ethnically-infused post rock out of Xining, electronic rock out of Chengdu, experimental noise out of Shanghai and Beijing, and shoegaze dream pop out of […]
So gonna be seeing a lot of Mammals-related stuff in the next week — not sure how that happened that it\’s happening and there\’s nothing I can do about it. Luckily, I preemptively subconsciously knew […]