[News + Random] This Week The Trend (28 Dec – 03 Jan)

flashback 2014


Happy New year Eve! 2014 has been wonderful! Although this year’s rock show journey has come to an end, the sweat-soaked memory in the mosh pit will last forever! We are so lucky to be part of the amazing live scene in Hong Kong this year and will not forget all the joyful faces we met! Once again, thank you for your support. Here’re some of the concert reviews of the year.

Remember – go to live gigs, buy recordings and support local musicians. See you all in 2015!

FULL ARTICLE HERE – featuring Bring Me The Horizon, Origin, Mr. Big, Kasabian, Rise Against, Slayer and many more.

除夕快樂! 2014是很精彩的一年!雖然雖然本年度的現場表演已畫上句號,但在mosh pit中充滿汗水的歡樂記憶必會永遠刻在記憶裡!我們很幸運能夠出席不少令人驚喜的現場演出,很深刻與掛著幸福笑臉的樂迷相遇。在此再次感謝所有曾經閱讀我們報導的朋友們。此文節錄了其中一部分現場回顧。


全文在此 –  包括 Bring Me The Horizon, Origin, Mr. Big, Kasabian, Rise Against, Slayer 等等。

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[NEW BLOOD] Discover Unsigned Independent Bands

From now on, we’ll have a new section dedicated to unsigned bands. Every famous musician was once an independent artist. Some dream for growing into famous bands while some play for pure pleasure. Either way send us your music and we’ll feature it on our site.


Our email: dinosaurworkroomgroup [at] gmail [dot] com
Facebook message: http://www.facebook.com/DinosaurJournal

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[GIG REMINDER] Bastille – Live in Hong Kong

2015 first must-see concert! 2015 現場演出第一擊!

Your Mum presents: Bastille – Live in Hong Kong
Date: 7th January
Time: 7.30pm
Venue: KITEC Star Hall
Tickets: $680 (hkticketing.com)

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[GIG UPDATE] The 1975 – Live in Hong Kong

Poster is finally out! Are you ready to see Matt Healy again?

Date: 27th January 2015
Time: 7.30pm
Venue: The Vine Centre – 29 Burrows Street, Wan Chai
Tickets: $590 (www.ticketflap.com)

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[GIG NEWS] Nothing To Declare Concert

NOTHING TO DECLARE is a good reason to have a short rock road trip! Only 2 hours’ ride to Guangzhou get your ears blasted!

想來一個重型搖滾之旅?  在廣州舉行的 NOTHING TO DECLARE 是一個很好的理由啊! 只是兩小時的車程就能享受爆炸性的聽覺享受!

Progressive Metal – BlackWine (Hong Kong)
Melodic Death / Progressive Metalcore – Parallel Horizons (Hong Kong)
Melodic Deathcore – Horror Of Pestilence (Guangzhou) ** highly recommended
Heavy Metal – 土匪亡靈合唱團 Stockingshit (Taiwan) ** imagine the heavy version of The Masked Intruder

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[GIG NEWS] Fund-raising Concert For Hidden Agenda Hong Kong

Date & Time: 9 Jan 2015 (Fri) 8:00 pm til late ; 10 Jan 2015 (Sat) 3:00 pm til late
Venue: Hidden Agenda
Price: $80 (1 Day Pass), $120 (2 Day Pass)

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[NEWS] The Prodigy – Nasty Nasty

The Prodigy tease their new single Nasty Nasty and reveal 6 artworks for it. The band haven’t explained if any / all of the images will be used as the cover sleeves. The song is expected to be released in January 2015 and will also appear in their 6th album which will be out the month after.

The Prodigy 發佈新單曲消息,歌曲將名為 Nasty Nasty,更於 Instagram 揭示六個主題圖片。但樂隊沒有說明圖像會否成為封套設計。此單曲預計在2015年1月推出,並將收錄在他們的第六張專輯。

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[NEWS] Metal Injection Picked Top 20 Viral Metal Video

Metal Injection has selected their top 20 best viral video related to metal this year which are extremely hilarious. You can find some of our favorite below.

Metal Injection 網站選出今年20個被瘋傳的金屬短片,內容極之爆笑幽默。我們挑選了其中一些視頻在下。

(1) Metal Construction

(2) Metal Sore Throat Remedy Ad

(3) Katy Perry – Dark Horse | Ten Second Songs 20 Style Cover

(4) Tour In Style Greyhound Ad

(5) News Report Videobombing Playing Air Guitar

(6) Disturbed Parody

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[NEW BLOOD 新生樂團介紹] Chantaiman – Ordinary People

Chantaiman formed in Hong Kong in 2010. The group cites their influences in britpop and post-punk. They have just dropped their new album Ordinary People this month.

Chantaiman 在2010年於香港成立,以英倫搖滾及後朋克作音樂主軸;他們剛剛在本月出版新專輯 Ordinary People。

Website: www.chantaiman.net/
Bandcamp: chantaiman.bandcamp.com/

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[NEW BLOOD 新生樂團介紹] My Sweet Fall – Cheap Therapy

My Sweet Fall is a 5-piece pop punk band from Indianapolis. They released their debut full-length album Cheap Therapy this February. If you dig bands like All Time Low or Set It Off, give them a listen!

來自美國印第安納州的流行朋克樂隊 My Sweet Fall 於今年二月發行首張專輯 Cheap Thearpy。喜愛爽朗 pop punk 類型音樂如 All Time Low 和 Set It Off 等的朋友試聽一下吧 !

Click here to download My Sweet Fall’s Cheap Therapy

Website: mysweetfallmusic.bandcamp.com
Youtube: www.youtube.com/user/mysweetfall