UniteAsia.org announce first ever Unite Asia Showcase to be held in Hong Kong on July 1.
As our first ever “showcase” of any kind we wanted this to be a special event. The show consists of 6 local Hong Kong bands who will all be releasing music that night! The bands are of a variety of genres spanning from oi-punk to metallic hardcore t0 ska-punk. Not only that, but we will also be releasing our first ever Unite Asia Showcase Compilation CD that will feature two tracks from each of these bands. The CD compilation will be handed out for free that night!
Unite Asia Showcase Compilation (Cover art – Sam Lau)
All the info for the show can be found below and at this facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1505614326147172/
DATE: July 1, 2017
VENUE: Focal Fair https://www.facebook.com/FocalFair
Check out the bands below:
ALBUM (CD): Nostalgia
Bulletproof is a three-piece Filipino punk ska band formed in Hong Kong. The band will be releasing their debut album Nostalgia on CD format that night. To check out the album NOW hit up their bandcamp page:
BAND: The Tracy Lords
GENRE: Hardcore Punk
DEMO: 6 Song Demo
Hong Kong’s latest addition to the hardcore punk scene! Check out 3 piece band The Tracy Lords on their debut 6 song demo that will be self-released on cassette format. The band has also been selected to open for Japanese noise-grind band Sete Star Sept on June 16.
BAND: Yau Dong
Yau Dong is a Hong Kong hardcore band who are celebrating the release of their debut EP that night! Though they haven’t been able to find a guitarist they have been able to solider on with the help of good friends like Hin (guitarist of Seesaw) filling in. The EP was recorded and mixed/mastered right here in Hong Kong!
GENRE: Metallic Hardcore
Dagger is a new Hong Kong metallic hardcore band featuring members of King Ly Chee and Yau Dong/Fight Club. The band will be releasing their debut 6 song self-titled EP on cassette format that night! The EP is being released by Singapore label Dangerous Goods! The EP was mixed by Taylor Young of Nails/Twitching Tongues at The Pit Studio.
BAND: Two Finger Salute
Two Finger Salute is Hong Kong oi-punk band. The band will be releasing their debut album on CD format that night! The album was completely recorded and mixed by the boys themselves.
BAND: Parallel Horizons
ALBUM (CD): Dissonant Echoes
Parallel Horizons is one of Hong Kong’s hardest working metalcore bands always busy playing shows, recording and hundreds of other projects. Parallel Horizons will have their debut album available at the show!