[News + Random] This Week The Trend (31 Aug – 06 Sep)


[GIG NEWS] Clockenflap Early Bird Tickets On Sale + Daily Schedule

You can find the full ticketing details here and daily schedule here!

First wave lineup: Tenacious D, The VaccinesCHVRCHESOzomatliChthoniC 閃靈The RaveonettesReggie WattsAeroplaneThe LemonheadsJanette Slack WorldEyedressBirdstrikingGDJYB 雞蛋蒸肉餅新青年理髮廳Teenage Riot

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[GIG NEWS] The Agonist – Live in Hong Kong

Details to be announced.

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Early Bird Tickets start selling from 5 Sep (Fri) 19:00, ONLY in Zuk Studio Ho King Branch. Limited 200 sets only!

早鳥門票將於9月5日 (五) 晚上7時正,於 觸STUDIO 好景店發售! 限量200套絕不加開!

日期Date: 21 NOV 2014 (Fri)
時間Time: 20:00
地點Venue: 旺角麥花臣場館 MacPherson Stadium
嘉賓Guest: Maniac (HK) / OBSESS (TW)

早鳥Earlybird $450 / 預售Advance $580 (全場企位 All Standing)

預售門票9月15日(一)起於觸STUDIO 各分店,CITYLINE 購票通 及 通利琴行有售!
Tickets start selling from 15 Sep (Mon) in Zuk Studio, Cityline and Tomlee music outlet.


P.S. 手持BMTH Premier coupon 者,可於9月5日晚上7時起於 觸STUDIO 好景店以半價 ($290) 購得門票乙張。
BMTH Premier coupon holder can get a 50% off discount ($290) from 5 Sep 19:00 at Zuk Studio Ho King Branch.

P.S.2 手持山海屯音樂節門票者,可於9月15日起於 觸STUDIO 好景店以九折優惠($520) 購得門票乙張。
Ticket holder for Heart-town festival can get a 10% off discout ($520) from 15 Sep at Zuk Studio Ho King Branch.

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[GIG NEWS] Mr. Big – Live in Hong Kong

Mr Big say hello to all of you in Hong Kong and Taiwan!

Mr Big 向香港和台灣各位問好!

Mr Big – Live In Hong Kong on 25 November with supporting from British guitarist Andy James. Stay tuned for more details!

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[GIG NEWS] Maybeshewill! Counting down!

We looooove this dreamy tour poster! Though we may not be able to be there because our team is currently out of town, remember to support this wonderful event!


Chopxticks Presents: Maybeshewill “Fair Youth” 2014 Hong Kong Stop

Date 25 September 2014
Time 8:30pm
Venue: Hidden Agenda
Price: HKD 250 Advanced / HKD 300 Walk in / HKD150 Student Walk in

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[GIG NEWS] Nasty – Live in Hong Kong

Yet here’s another gig news update. If you think Clockenflap is too festive and Maybeshewill is too mallow for you, and you only want a bloody sweaty night, this is for you. Belgium hardcore band Nasty are definitely the kind of guys who make you want to headbang and mosh around!

再有另一個演出消息更新。如果你覺得 Clockenflap 太主流、Maybeshewill 太感性,而你只想一個熱血晚上的話,你一定要出席來自比利時的 hardcore 樂團 Nasty 的演出。他們絕對能令你 headbang 和 mosh pit!

Nasty – Live In Hong Kong

Date : 6th OCT 2014
Time : 8:00PM
Line Up : Nasty (Belgium) Weeper (HK)
Ticket : $180(Advance) $220(Door) > http://www.ticketflap.com/

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[NEW VIDEO] MOVING ON – Asking Alexandria

Asking Alexandria have premiered a new music video for “Moving On.” The band says “For the first time in our careers, we are showcasing ourselves in the most sincere way. No drugs, no partying, no script and no bullshit.”

Asking Alexandria 發表 Moving On 新音樂視頻。樂隊說:這是我們首次在職業生涯中展示自己最真摯的一面 — 沒有藥物、沒有派對、沒有預定稿子、更肯定沒有廢話!“

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[NEWS] Exodus – Blood In, Blood Out

San Francisco thrash metallers Exodus set to release their new album “Blood In, Blood Out” in October. The band said they get the idea from the locked-up prison reality shows. ‘Yeah, that’s like Exodus.’ It’s a brotherhood – you bleed to get in, you bleed to get out. The album also features a guest appearance from Kirk Hammett of Metallica.

三藩市 Thrash metal 樂團 Exodus 將在10月發布新專輯 Blood In, Blood Out。樂團表示,他們從監獄真人show節目得到啟發。 “這好有 Exodus 的精神!一幫兄弟 — 你流着熱血進去,流着熱血脫身!” Metallica 的 Kirk Hammett 在這張專輯也有作客串參與。

1. Black 13
2. Blood In, Blood Out
3. Collateral Damage
4. Salt In The Wound
5. Body Harvest
6. BTK
7. Wrapped In The Arms Of Rage
8. My Last Nerve
9. Numb
10. Honor Killings
11. Food For The Worms

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[LIVE FLASHBACK] Orpheus Omega – Live in Hong Kong

We love this shot too! Remember that rainy night when Orpheus Omega heat you up with their sensational melodic death metal performance? The guys are working so hard on their upcoming DVD featuring footage filmed in Hong Kong. You can check out our show recap below. (Written Review / Photo Album)

這也是我們很喜愛的相片之一啊!還記得那個雨夜,當 Orpheus Omega 以他們熾熱的 melodic death metal 把你燃燒起來麼?樂團正在努力制作他們即將推出的DVD,其中包括於香港拍攝的鏡頭。你可以在下面閱讀我們的回顧。( 現場評論 / 相片回顧 )

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[NEWS] Emil Werstler Quits Chimaira

Ohio heavy metal band Chimaira announced the departure of their guitarist Emil Werstler.

“My time in Chimaira has, unfortunately, come to an end. It is time for me to move on as I continue to focus on harvesting my abilities as a musician. Although this was a difficult choice to make, I feel it was necessary in order to take the next step in my career. The best is still yet to come and I’m very excited for the multiple projects I am working on.”

俄亥俄重金屬樂隊 Chimaira 宣布了他們的結他手 Emil Werstler 離隊。

“不幸地我在 Chimaira 的日子已走到盡頭,這是適當時候讓我繼續專注創作,以音樂人身分繼續前進,雖然這是一個很艱難的抉擇,但我認為這是我的職業生涯的重要一步。最好的尚未到來,而我亦為手上多個工作項目感到興奮。“

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[NEWS] Chimaira R.I.P.

After the departure of guitarist Emil Werstler, the rest of the band (except frontman Mark Hunter) decided to quit Chimaira in the following day. The trend went on dramatically with Hunter announced Chimaira had come to an end.

隨著結他手 Emil Werstler 決定離隊,Chimaira 其餘成員(除主唱 Mark Hunter 外)在第二天也決定退出。其後 Mark 也戲劇性宣布 Chimaira 已經走到盡頭。

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[NEWS] Metallica on Guinness World Records

You’ll see Metallica in the 2015 edition of the Guinness World Records. The band becoming the first band to perform on every continent in a year, including their show in Antarctica last year. James Hetfield says “Seven continents in one year with Antarctica being THE gig of a lifetime… Yes, 120 scientists and competition winners. Not to mention the 300 very curious penguins!”

你將會在2015年健力士世界紀錄看到Metallica 的蹤影。他們成為第一個樂隊在一年內在各大洲均有巡演,包括去年在南極的 Freeze ‘Em All 節目。James Hetfield 說:一年內七大洲啊,尤其是南極洲一站,確實是一個千載難逢的機會…… 120個科學家和競爭者,更不用說300隻好奇的企鵝!“

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THROWBACK THURSDAY with Bullet for My Valentine Live in Hong Kong

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