Jocelle Koh

Writing has always been my chosen form of expression, and has opened up opportunities for me that I could only have dreamed of. As I've grown and started moving into other mediums of expression, writing has nevertheless accompanied me, recording my most prized experiences.

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G.E.M releases documentary ‘G-Force’ –

After skyrocketing to success on the second season of ‘I Am A Singer’, young diva G.E.M Tang has embarked on several world tours, taken on Hollywood, and enchanted millions with her tangerine vocals. For fans of her work, she’s now released an aptly titled 90-minute documentary ‘G-Force‘ directed by award-winning director Nick Miller detailing her road to success. Other than including choice cuts from some of her worldwide performances, the documentary also shines a light on G.E.M’s inner worl
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Taiwanese Rock Band Mayday to bring [LIFE] tour to North America this November –

Taiwanese Rock legends Mayday recently announced that their [LIFE] Tour will be adding dates for North American stops this November. The Taiwanese band’s world tour, which will perform over 100 shows worldwide has announced performances in Vancouver (November 8), San Jose (November 10), Anaheim (November 11), Houston (November 15), Brooklyn (November 18), Chicago (November 21) and Toronto (November 26). The band who have in the past been labeled the Asian Beatles have been well-loved by Taiwan
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Julia Peng, Ronghao Li slated to perform at this years’ Golden Melody Awards –

2016 Golden Melody Award winner for Best Female Mandarin artist Julia Peng and edgy ‘Black-Rock’ singer-songwriter Ronghao Li are both slated to be giving show-stopping performances at this years’ Golden Melody Award ceremony on the 24th of June. Li, a notable singer-songwriter known for his unique, throaty vocals and original songwriting style has announced his excitement at being given the chance to perform at the event, saying that he has been preparing for three months for his first opportu
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Massive Attack and Feist headline Clockenflap 10th Anniversary artist announcement –

Hong Kong’s biggest music and arts festival Clockenflap has already begun preparations for their 10th anniversary festival celebrations, announcing Bristol Trip-Hop legends Massive Attack and Canadian indie-rock chanteuse Feist amongst artists within their first-round lineup. The festival for this year will take place from Friday November 17th to Sunday November 19th at Central Harbourfront, Hong Kong. Headliner Massive Attack are said to be closing the festival on Sunday with a spectacular fu
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Taiwanese Waves 2017 to be held July 29th in Central Park –

Showcasing Taiwan’s vibrant and multicultural music scene to New Yorkers, Taiwanese Waves will be held once again at New York’s legendary SummerStage venue on the 29th of July. After last year’s showcase drew the biggest crowd recorded in SummerStage’s 30-year history, Taiwanese Waves has returned with another round of promising acts, namely award-winning Taiwanese artists Sangpuy, FireEX, Berry J and Dadado Huang.
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Special guest star couple Edwin Siu and Priscilla Wong to headline TVB Australia Carnival 2017 –

Fans of Hong Kong broadcaster TVB will be pleased to know their annual TVB Australia Carnival 2017 will be held in September. The Chinese community’s largest and most entertainment-centred event will be held again this year on the 2nd of September (Saturday) in Burwood Park in Sydney. Hong Kong TVB stars and real-life couple Edwin Siu and Priscilla Wong will also be present at this years’ event as the special guests to host and play games with eventgoers. Priscilla, who came from a background
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Taiwanese Rock Band Mayday to bring [LIFE] tour to North America this November –

Taiwanese Rock legends Mayday recently announced that their [LIFE] Tour will be adding dates for North American stops this November. The Taiwanese band’s world tour, which will perform over 100 shows worldwide has announced performances in Vancouver (November 8), San Jose (November 10), Anaheim (November 11), Houston (November 15), Brooklyn (November 18), Chicago (November 21) and Toronto (November 26). The band who have in the past been labeled the Asian Beatles have been well-loved by Taiwan
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2017 Golden Melody Awards Nominations Announced! –

It’s that time of the year again! C-Pop’s Golden Melody Awards are right around the corner, and some very promising acts have been nominated, including some of our favourites! Who are you rooting for this year? Album of the Year -Village Besieged /Foothills Folk LLC -The Servile/Rocksurf -All Nominated Titles of Best Album in Mandarin -All Nominated Titles of Best Album in Taiwanese -All Nominated Titles of Best Album in Hakka -All Nominated Titles of Best Album in an Aboriginal
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2017 Golden Melody Awards Showcase announces performances by William Wei, Crowd Lu, Eli Hsieh, BAND-MAID and more –

In lieu of the upcoming Golden Melody Awards, a three-day showcase will be held at ATT SHOWBOX from the 21st to 23rd of June, celebrating Taiwan’s unique brand of music alongside several international musical guests. Sporting a lineup of some of Taiwan’s most critically acclaimed young artists, it has been announced that nominees of this years’ awards Crowd Lu and Chang & Lee will be performing, alongside past award nominees such as William Wei, Balai, Chiu-Pi, Hello Nico, Sticky Rice and Sunse
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Mickey Huang to host the 2017 Golden Melody Awards, Dennis and Lulu to host the red carpet together again –

The triple-threat hosting team of Taiwanese veteran host Mickey Huang, alongside Dennis and Lulu will yet again be hosting the Golden Melody Awards this year. Huang mentioned that the decision to host the Golden Melody Awards was a serendipitous one that came to him-believe it or not-as he was playing Mahjong with his friends. While playing the well-loved Chinese tile game, he was approached with the offer, and told his friends that if he won the round, he would take the job. Huang even labell
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Japanese band GLAY to perform at Golden Melody Awards 2017 –

The upcoming Golden Melody Awards in Taiwan, the most prestigious in the Chinese language music world has added yet another musical starlet to their line-up, legendary Japanese rock band GLAY. The record-breaking band, who holds the record for largest concert in the world (performing to crowds of 200,000 in Makuhari in 1999) has a solid following in Taiwan and last performed here four years ago. This year, they will be back to grace the stages of the Golden Melody Awards ceremony with their pa
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G.E.M releases documentary ‘G-Force’ –

After skyrocketing to success on the second season of ‘I Am A Singer’, young diva G.E.M Tang has embarked on several world tours, taken on Hollywood, and enchanted millions with her tangerine vocals. For fans of her work, she’s now released an aptly titled 90-minute documentary ‘G-Force‘ directed by award-winning director Nick Miller detailing her road to success. Other than including choice cuts from some of her worldwide performances, the documentary also shines a light on G.E.M’s inner worl
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Jason Zhang to bring ten-year anniversary ‘Sound of My Heart’ tour to Sydney this June –

Known as one of China’s most popular live acts, singer Jason Zhang will be taking his ‘Sound of my Heart’ world tour down under has he prepares to perform in Sydney on the 18th of June. The performance will be held at The Star Event Centre in Sydney. Zhang is especially known for his internet celebrity. His pre-concert livestreams are known to corral millions of viewers, with his hashtags for this concert going viral. After taking his tour through 11 cities in China, including the famous Work
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Members of Hip Hop group G.U.T.S hold press conference in Sydney –

At Sydney’s Soho Social Club on the 11th of April, the boys of Taiwanese rap group G.U.T.S held their press conference heralding in their two-stop concert tour in Sydney and Melbourne on the 12th and 15th of April respectively. Organiser Etone Events, who specialises in organising larger performances that encourage cultural exchange between Australia and Eastern cultures warmly welcomed G.U.T.S to Australia. Taiwanese rap group G.U.T.S is unique in that they are made up of three critically acc
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Critically acclaimed rap group G.U.T.S to tour Sydney and Melbourne in April –

After a slew of performances around the world stopping over in places like Guangzhou, Los Angeles, New York, and Taipei, critically acclaimed Taiwanese rap group G.U.T.S is set to make their mark down under as they prepare for shows on the 12th and 15th of April in Sydney and Melbourne respectively. A group comprised of three sets of well-known Taiwanese rappers, namely Chang Chen-Yue, MC Hotdog and members from the rap group MJ116, the rappers came together spontaneously to create this band, e
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Chinese Rock God XTX (Xie Tian Xiao) announces U.S. Tour April 2017 –

Going down in history as one of the seminal performers of Grunge/Rock music in Mainland China, one of the forefathers of Chinese Rock XTX (Xie Tian Xiao) is set to take the Americas by storm as he announces a US tour set to take place between the 12th and 23rd of April 2017. On his tour, he’ll be stopping over at eight cities, namely Seattle (12th), San Francisco (13th), Palo Alto (15th), Los Angeles(16th), Philadelphia (18th), Chicago , Boston (19th) and New York City (23rd) on his 11-day tour
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