REBEARTH | Lil' Ashes | WAT DE FUNK | The Boogie Playboys | The 5422 Collective | Elisa Chan | Hey Rachel | Silent Rocker | Revery | Shortduckduck | Modern Children

REBEARTH




REBEARTH is a music producer, composer and spoken word poet based in Hong Kong by way of Montreal where he studied music. Known for his raw lyrics and unique emotive beats dripping with cinematic melodies, REBEARTH is sonically eclectic yet immediately recognizable. He has been performing live sets showcasing original songs and beats and work alongside with international DJs such as Friction, Kode9 and Dubb Phizix. He is also involved with a few bands including his very own Chinese orchestra band “Chi Harmonix” and a Nu-Jazz band “J.O.S”.

He performed for different organizations including Clockenflap and TEDxHK. He also performed in show opening for artists such as Koop (Atlantic Records), Free the Robots (Alpha Pup Records) and Slugabed (Ninja Tunes). In the summer of 2016, REBEARTH worked as Music Director for Broadway Cinamatheque’s 20th Anniversary where he composed, scored and performed live music for 2 silent films which are Georges Melies’ “A Trip to the Moon” & Charlie Chaplin’s “The Kid”.

Lil' Ashes



With one-of-a-kind acoustic singing style, Lil’ Ashes, composed of lead vocal singer Pollie and multi-instrumentalist Jonathan, not only have made a name for themselves in the underground music scene but also signed with Sony Music, becoming part of O.U.R. Works, a unique platform designed for singer-songwriters with core values of Original Music, Unique Sound and Refreshing People.

Lil’ Ashes released their debut album “Be Little” in 2014. Their lead single  successfully took the top spot of RTHK’s Chinese Pop Chart and TVB’s Jade Solid Gold, while the album reached No. 1 on iTunes and HMV Albums Chart. These incredible achievements proved Lil’ Ashes to be the best-selling new artist of the year.

In 2016, Lil’ Ashes released their second album “A Little Louder”, produced by renowned concert and studio producer Edward Chan and Hong Kong’s popular illustrator Little Thunder taking charge of the illustrations of the album.

WAT DE FUNK



WAT DE FUNK is an energetic band from Macau. Established in 2015, members include lead singer Ari Calangi, bassist Nouis Lou, guitarist Lon Wong, saxophonist Paulo Pereira, trumpeter Pan, drummer Jonathan Sim, vocalists Nikki, Mayan and Missy Gabion. The band has performed in Macau, Hong Kong and Mainland China at various events and festivals.

The Boogie Playboys



The Boogie Playboys is a Hong Kong Rockabilly band formed in 2013. The band consists of 4 talented musicians: Blues and K13, the rebellious duo from local Rockabilly fashion brand Dirty Boogie, Barry Tam, Executive Producer and Drummer, and Felix, the founder of Local Retro Motorcycle teams S.R.B.C.

The 5422 Collective



The 5422 Collective is a jazz orchestra from Hong Kong. From graduates returning home from music schools around the world to local veteran big band professionals, the orchestra consists of accomplished players from different musical backgrounds who share the same keen passion for jazz.

The band features primarily original pieces and some rearranged standards all written by bandleader Patrick Lui, and have performed at such venues and occasions as The Hong Kong International Jazz Festival, International Jazz Day, Hong Kong People’s Fringe Festival 2013 & 2016, and The Hong Kong Fringe Club.

Elisa Chan



Renowned and highly successful Hong Kong star Elisa Chan has dominated the international Chinese music scene for over three decades and continues to impress with her versatility and powerful on-stage presence. Her wide and diverse musical repertoire covers western pop, soul, jazz, blues, Chinese classics and Cantopop, and she is famed for her ability to perform not only in Cantonese and Mandarin, but also in English, French, Tagalog, Italian and Japanese.

Started out as the lead female vocalist in one of Hong Kong’s top pop group, the New Topnotes, and turned soloist in the early 80’s, Elisa had numerous hit songs through the decades that brought her fame and to various tours around the world where she earned many standing ovations from the audience and shared the stage with many international superstars like Lionel Richie, Dionne Warwick and Roberta Flack, etc.

Hey Rachel



Hong Kong indie singer Hey Rachel has performed a cappella, as a back-up singer and at wedding banquets. Versed in a wide range of music genres, she also works with producers on recording and jingles creation.

Silent Rocker



Local acoustic band Silent Rocker is made up of four music lovers, vocalists Kelton Lam and Lillian Lai, guitarist Teddy Law and pianist Bmos Cheng.

While they all hold down routine daily jobs, they’re real rockers when they start to play!

Revery



Revery comprises guitarist and vocalist Louis, guitarist Him, bassist King and drummer Nok. Revery might mean ‘daydream’ but the band knows you have to work hard to create great music. They want to use their original music to add different sound in Hong Kong music industry.

Shortduckduck



Shortduckduck are two cute girls who teamed up to busk round Taiwan hoping to meet new friends through the sharing of music!

Modern Children



Local indie band Modern Children is made up of members Kenneth, Jimmy, Chih, Tony, Lung Wei and Winnie.

Happy playing all kinds of music, including alternative pop and post-rock, the band mix the usual guitar, bass and drum sounds with Rainbow Bells and erhu to create their own style. Modern Children have been the support act for bands such as The Charlatans (UK) and The LifeJourney (China). Their positive music and passionate live performance has taken them to different international stages, including Macau Flash 2008, NOTCH 2009 in Guangzhou, Baybeats 2010 in Singapore, and Art Setouchi 2010 in Japan.