Tuesday, December 16, 2008

Byron Lee Obituary

David Katz's obituary of Byron Lee was published in The Guardian last Friday.
Read it here.

Sunday, December 14, 2008

Reggae Bar, Chengdu, Sichuan, China

Mao and Marley together at last! This is the Reggae Bar in Chengdu in the Sichuan Province of China.

Many thanks to Steve Barker for these images.
You can listen to Steve's mix of new Chinese music here.

Playlist here at the On The Wire blog:

Dimsum.co.uk news

The British Chinese Community web site dimsum.co.uk won the top award at the recent Pearl Awards ceremony. The annual Pearl Awards celebrates Chinese achievements in Britain.
Read the full article here.

You can also find an interview with Mark Wu, creator of the excellent web site resource Visible Chinese on the Dimsum.co.uk site.