Thursday, April 27, 2006

Copesetic Sat 6th May

I'll be DJing in Bolton at Copesetic on Sat 6th May. It's not all flat caps and whippets up North you know...There's some great music and dancing to be had with nice vibes and friendly beer prices.
More info at

Messy in Camberwell Fri 5th May

My club night MESSY returns to the traditional boozer with lovely staff The Joiner's Arms in Camberwell on Friday 5th May. £2 after 10 pm FREE before. Or pirnt this page and get in for £1.

Friday, April 21, 2006

Playlist 21st April

  • Always Together - Stephen Cheng (the ONLY 1960's Rocksteady Reggae tune sung entirely in Chinese!)
  • Chinatown - Skatalites (from the Ska Boo Da Ba LP on the Top Deck label - Justin Yap production. Recently re-released and in the shops to buy now! Lucky Cat recommends!
  • Wisdom - The Wailers
  • Confucious - Skatalites
  • 2 songs from Molam: Thai Country Grove form Isan CD:
    Man Drunk, Woman Drunk - Unknown
    Broken Heart - So Let's Dance -
  • For the Babies - Damian Marley & Stephen Marley (from Welcome to Jamrock LP)

Update on the Save Chinatown Campaign

Jabez Lam from Minquan ( joins me on today's programme to give an update on the Save Chinatown Campaign. The developers Rosewheel ( have declined to take part.

Playlist 14th April

  • Ode to Tobago - Lord Kitchener (pictured above)
  • Pagan Love Song - Al Caiola and His Orchestra and Chorus
  • You Gotta Eat Your Spinach Baby - Shirley Temple
  • Don't Sleep in Subway - Betty Chung
  • What Will Be Will Be (Chinese Cover) - Unknown Artist
  • Fox Hunt - Ben Douglas
  • Bonjour Cheri - Gloria Lasso
  • Cha Cha Cha De las Secretarias - Monchito and his Mambo Royals
  • Anita Mui live in concert

Friday, April 07, 2006

Remembering Leslie

Today's Lucky Cat pays tribute to Leslie Cheung who tragically passed away 3 years ago on 1st April 2003.
I am joined in the studio by Annie Kwan (from The Light Surgeons) to discuss Leslie's career in film and Cantopop music.

Chinese Hip Hop

Watch a video from Taiwanese Hip Hop Group Machi:

Read an article on Chinese Hip Hop here: