4 Nov 2010 / Agenda "I think Shanghai is much more trend-based, so the hot, hipster artists are generally well-received here. Beijing has a much longer and deeper association with his music."
Reuters examines the Chinese government’s role in the country’s live music industry. Includes quotes by Nathaniel Davis, operations director of Beijing- and Shanghai-based concert promoter Split Works
Archie comments on the difficulties Shanghai's bands face when trying to find appropriate venues
This Reuters article on the aftermath of Bjork's outburst includes comments by Archie Hamilton, of Shanghai- and Beijing-based concert promoter Split Works.