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Concert Tuesday: Nouvelle Vague and . . .Eels (not really)

A rare Tuesday night concert in Shanghai. Openers were French new wave cover band Nouvelle Vague. The Shanghaiist discription was that they played New Wave and punk covers – but in more of a bossa nove fashion. And I thought: … Continue reading

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ironic maoism

yeah, i know, china is about the least ironic country in the world, well, maybe except for north korea. and the fact that shanghai is rife with ironic t-shirt wearing, skinny jeans wearing and fixie riding hipsters. but they’re not … Continue reading

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