Penicillin Vocalist Zhang Zhexuan Talks TV Talent Shows and New Album

Having been crowned one of 'The Big Band's' hot five bands for the summer, Penicillin are one of the most hyped indie groups in the country right now.

by Bryan Grogan, 10 October 2019

Yehaiyahan Delves into Her Background and Her Musical Journey

"I still don't quite feel like I'm a person who belongs in a city. When I go back to the mountains and to nature I feel much more comfortable."

by Bryan Grogan, 08 October 2019

How Pearl Studio Created a Truly Global Film with 'Abominable'

Abominable has captured the imagination of film buffs, as the title aims to find success in both the US and the China, no easy feat.

by Bryan Grogan, 06 October 2019

3 New China Albums to Listen to This Month

Three equally great albums to wrap your ears around this month.

by Bryan Grogan, 04 October 2019

13 Movies Hitting Chinese Theaters in October 2019

Get hyped for Halloween with a pair of scary movies, plus the long-waited arrival of an Oscar contender.

by Bryan Grogan, 01 October 2019

Gu Xiaogang Gets Personal Talking About His Sweeping Family Epic

Gu's epic 150-minute film follows the trials and tribulations of a family struggling to come to terms with societal changes that have become rife in China.

by Bryan Grogan, 23 September 2019

Jonathan Chatwin Takes Us on a Stroll Down Beijing's Long Peace Street

Chang’an Jie stood out to Chatwin because of the flood of history that resounds around the street, in areas both seen and unseen.

by Bryan Grogan, 17 September 2019

Beijing Label nugget records On DIY Cassettes Made With Love

We've made no secret of our love for physical releases; the combination of music and artwork in a package is one that is very close to our hearts.

by Bryan Grogan, 09 September 2019

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