1. This is the tenth episode for MUSIC KINGDOM: a weekly, half-hour trip into the past, present and future of mainland Chinese rock'n'roll music. At the present it will be airing on the following stations in the United States: ACTV Channel 20 in Atkinson, New Hampshire, CAT TV in Fayetteville, Arkansas, Time-Warner Cable Channel 98 of Syracuse, New York, and on OSM Channels 16 or 18 (TBD) in Schenectady, NY.. Selected episodes will be uploaded to Youtube.

    On this edition of MUSIC KINGDOM, we feature performances from:

    Beijing alt-rockers RESIDENCE A

    Xi'an Ska-punks SUCKER

    Beijing Ska-punks THE K

    Beijing indy punk supergroup THE DANCERS

    Taipei's THE WHITE EYES

    and Nanjing punk workhorses OLD DOLL.

    It's 30 minutes of punk, rock'n'roll, shoe gazing, fist pumping, head banging, skanking, hard rocking modern, independent rock'n'roll from the greater China region.

    If you would like to keep on top of mainland Chinese music with the click of a mouse, check out:

    rockinchina.com

    MUSIC KINGDOM is not affiliated with RIC, but we heartily endorse their endeavor.

    I am the creator and rights holder to this video and it has been uploaded with my permission.

    This video is uploaded under the Creative Commons Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 agreement.

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  2. This is the third episode for MUSIC KINGDOM: a weekly, half-hour trip into the past, present and future of mainland Chinese rock'n'roll music. At the present it will be airing on the following stations in the United States: ACTV Channel 20 in Atkinson, New Hampshire, CAT TV in Fayetteville, Arkansas, Time-Warner Cable Channel 98 of Syracuse, New York, and on OSM Channels 16 or 18 (TBD) in Schenectady, NY.. Selected episodes will be uploaded to VIMEO.

    On this edition of MUSIC KINGDOM, we're focusing on some independent rock bands based in Beijing. We feature two bands that the folks @ Maybe Mars Records are marketing as part of a "Generation 6" indy rock movement (that's up for debate): RUSTIC and RESIDENCE A; we hear from Beijing transplants (by way of Shandong province) DEMERIT, and Chinese indy rock legends HEDGEHOG, plus a brief bit on the meteoric rise and fall of THE DANCERS (complete with a performance).

    It's 30 minutes of punk, rock'n'roll, shoe gazing and some silliness by way of exclusive live performances.

    I am the creator and rights holder to this video and it has been uploaded with my permission.

    This video is uploaded under the Creative Commons Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 agreement.

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  3. This is the pilot for MUSIC KINGDOM, a weekly, half-hour trip into the past, present and future of mainland Chinese rock'n'roll music. At the present it will be airing on the following stations in the United States: ACTV Channel 20 in Atkinson, New Hampshire, CAT TV in Fayetteville, Arkansas, Time-Warner Cable Channel 98 of Syracuse, New York, and on OSM Channels 16 or 18 (TBD) in Schenectady, NY.. Selected episodes will be uploaded to VIMEO.

    Onthis ,our wonky, maiden edition of MUSIC KINGDOM, we look at Xi'an's NONAME, Beijing's THE DANCERS, Xi'an's SUCKER, Chengdu's THE TROUBLE, and Beijing's THE K, plus a brief bit on the phenomenon of "Da Kou": the underground, cut-out CD and cassette revolution that brought mainland China's rock music to a new generation of fans, post- Cui Jian.

    It's 30 minutes of punk, rock'n'roll, ska and ska-punk by way of music videos and exclusive live performances.

    I am the creator and rights holder to this video and it has been uploaded with my permission.

    This video is uploaded under the Creative Commons Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 agreement.

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MUSIC KINGDOM was a weekly, half-hour trip into the past, present and future of mainland Chinese rock'n'roll music. It aired on stations in Atkinson, New Hampshire, Fayetteville, Arkansas, Syracuse, New York, Schenectady, NY, Binghamton, NY, and Austin,…


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MUSIC KINGDOM was a weekly, half-hour trip into the past, present and future of mainland Chinese rock'n'roll music. It aired on stations in Atkinson, New Hampshire, Fayetteville, Arkansas, Syracuse, New York, Schenectady, NY, Binghamton, NY, and Austin, Tesxas in the United States between 2011-2013. Selected episodes will be uploaded to VIMEO.

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