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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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    Tenth Annual Asian Heritage Street Celebration Set for Saturday, May 17, 2014

    TENTH ANNUAL ASIAN HERITAGE STREET CELEBRATION  SET FOR SATURDAY, MAY 17, 2014  - Awards and Prize Money for best “Faces of Asia” Participants -   SAN FRANCISCO – The largest gathering of Asian Pacific Americans in the nation is back and bigger than ever, this year showcasing the Faces […]

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    San Francisco’s &Blue Wins $20,000 at Kollaboration Star 2013

      On Saturday, November 16th, 2013, the highly anticipated Kollaboration Star 2013 was held at the historic Pasadena Civic Auditorium, welcoming 2,700 supporters from across the nation. While temperatures were low, the rain held back for this second annual event as the Asian Pacific Islander […]

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    Kollaboration Star Announces Finalists and Special Guest David Choi!

          LOS ANGELES, CA – Kollaboration is proud to introduce the six finalists who will be competing at Kollaboration Star 2013 on November 16th at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium. The online voting, which concluded on October 17th, was held on the Kollaboration Star Facebook page […]

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