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    Asians Go Viral With Frozen

    Disney’s Frozen may not be the greatest Disney movie ever made, but it’s certainly been its biggest viral hit, and biggest money maker in a while. Youtube users usually upload one or two of the most popular songs, but Disney put up official versions of […]

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    Japanese Pop Teen Idol Group Tokyo Girls Style Launches Crowdfunding Project for J-POP Summit Concert

    Phenomenal Teenage Pop Idol Act Launches Fundraiser To Produce A Special TV Documentary Capturing The Group’s U.S. Live Concert Debut With A Sea Of Sunflowers At The Annual Bay Area Japanese Pop Culture Extravaganza In July  San Francisco, CA – In conjunction with their upcoming appearance […]

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    MC Jin to Perform at Hill Physicians Asian Heritage Street Celebration

    Jin Au-Yeung, also known as MC Jin, is a hip-hop artist, television host, and actor who will be performing at the 10th Annual Hill Physicians Asian Heritage Street Celebration on Saturday, May 17th at San Francisco’s Civic Center.   He first garnered national attention in 2002 when […]

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    CAAMFest 2014 Concludes After 11 Days of Asian and Asian American Storytelling in Film, Food and Music

      SAN FRANCISCO – CAAMFest 2014 successfully concluded after 11 days of film, music and food programming. As the largest festival of its kind in the country, CAAM welcomed over 260 participants and showcased over 120 films from 19 countries, including 29 narrative films, 15 documentaries, […]

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    Japanese Rock Icon Yoshiki Plays Classical Compositions at Davies Symphony Hall on April 28

      SAN FRANCISCO – Japanese rock icon Yoshiki performs a concert of his own classical compositions on the piano accompanied by a small string ensemble, at Davies Symphony Hall on Monday April 28. The concert is a stylistic departure for Yoshiki. He is a classically trained […]

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    A Taste of Original Philippine Music Takes Center Stage in NYC

      New York—While the Filipino food pancit, lumpia, and balut are slowly breaking into mainstream America, Original Philippine Music (OPM) should not be too far behind—food and music go well together anyway, which was the inspiration for Synergy Productions and Marketing Inc. to stage the concert “An Evening of […]

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    FILM REVIEW: “The Missing Picture”

    by Annabelle Udo-O’Malley On April 17, 1975, director Rithy Panh was only 13 years old when the Khmer Rouge turned Cambodia into a murderous experiment in ideology. The agrarian Utopian society envisioned by the Khmer Rouge’s diabolical leader, Pol Pot, resulted in an ethnic cleansing […]

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    DIRECTIONS IN SOUND and CAAMFeast Add New Sounds and Tastes to CAAMFest 2014

      SAN FRANCISCO, CA — Live musical performances, modern art and food-inspired films make up for an impressive lineup of events for this year’s Directions in Sound and CAAMFeast programs. From an international showcase of artists from the Korean and Vietnam music scene to films […]

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    Wanting Returns to SF on March 23

    WANTING at Great American Music Hall, March 23  Singer-songwriter Wanting, who performed at last year’s Asian Heritage Street Celebration, returns to San Francisco to perform songs from her new album Say The Words  at The Great American Music Hall, with guest artist Dawen Wang, on March 23, 2014. With Say The […]

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    Melissa Morgan: Jazzing Up a New Generation

    “She is the one we have been waiting for” says Dr. Herb Wong, Asian American jazz pioneer, disc jockey, historian, critic, and “cool cat” icon. Those are high expectations that could intimidate the average artist but not Melissa Morgan who has a mesmerizing stage presence […]

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