Wutiaoren Xmas Rove Concert

LiveMusic - Folk

Wutiaoren, Guest:Jing Wong
  • Fri 19-12-2014 9:30 PM - 2 h

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$210 (in advance, Fringe members); $250 (on the day); includes one standard drink


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Folk band Wutiaoren (Guangdong) consists of three idealistic teenagers who illustrate the stories of townspeople and give voice to the underprivileged.  Using guitar, accordion, drums and their native dialect, Teochiew, they comment on the ridiculousness of everyday life in China.  This is the authentic spirit of folk.

Wutiaoren reckons the best way to celebrate Christmas is to bring people together, without any limitations or restrictions, to create utopia.  So come and listen to the honest, lively folk music of Wutiaoren.

Ren-ke (accordion), Mao (guitar), Deng Bo-yu (drums)

Guests: Jing Wong 

Jing Wong is a unique Hong Kong singer-songwriter who plays urban folk, influenced by such singer-songwriters as Nick Drake, Bob Dylan, Kings of Convenience and Damien Rice.  He was a busker on the streets until he was signed to People Mountain People Sea, the record company founded by Anthony Wong Yiu-ming.  Jing Wong opened for Kings of Convenience and Andrew Bird last year on their Asian tour to Hong Kong, and has performed in the Clockenflap and Freespace festivals.



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