Blog Category - Live Music

DP Oscar Nominated Indie Rocker Owen Pallett to Perform in Beijing This Spring
He's an Academy Award nominated film scorer, a winner of the Polaris Prize (Canada's answer to the Mercury Prize), and a highly acclaimed performe
Noise Pollution, Jan 13-16: Mr. Miss, Jeff Lorber Fusion, Vieux Farka Touré
Another week put to rest. Another weekend of no rest.
Lang Lang to Join Metallica for Beijing Show; Reprise of Grammy Performance?
Beijing Conservatory of Music graduate Lang Lang will reunite with unlikely collaborators Metallica when the lat
R World Music Star Vieux Farka Touré to Play Yugong Yishan, Jan. 15
He’s been called the Hendrix of the Sahara, and for good reason.
Weekend Gig Guide, Jan 6-8: Da Bang, Sound Sculpture, Hitobshira, Jordan Darling
While the rest of the world bask in their newfound resolutions for 2017, Beijing quietly sweeps it under the table and goes about smothering their
Red Alert for Severe Smog Can't Stop Beijing Residents from Square Dancing
A brand new year brings more of the same for Beijing as yet another red alert for severe air pollution was issued this past week.
34 Gigs to Ringing Your New YEars
The new year creeps closer and closer and you know what – I couldn’t be happier.
2016 Year in Review: Live Beijing Music's Top Albums of 2016
Whoa … that’s a lot of albums.
David Guetta Giveaway: Five Pairs of Tickets Up For Grabs to See French DJ's New Year Day Show
It’s New Year’s day, you’ve lost your phone, there’s something strange in your bed, your tongue has been replaced with a 5,000-year-old mummified
Beijing Owes a Special Debt to the Late, Great George Michael
The sudden passing of George Michael in the UK this morning has resonated deeply with fans in China, as the iconic pop star was q
Music and Mistletoe: Where to Get Your Christmas Live Music Rocks Off This Weekend
Whether you like it or not, Christmas is in top gear here in China. Even the Xinjiang restaurant next door is getting in on the fun.
Playlist: Will Griffith AKA Live Beijing Music, Beijing’s Principal Music Documentarian
Will Griffith has been steadily churning out photography and video as well as unparalleled...
2016 Year in Review: Top 15 Live Music Shows of the Year
This will be the fifth time I have compiled a list of my favorite musical moments of the year.
Weekend Gig Guide, Dec 16-18: Birdtsriking, Misako Oshiro, Nekroma, Xiao He
We here at the Beijinger are pleased to present Live Beijing Music's weekend gig guide, wr