Mysterious Los Angeles Artist MING Continues To Mesmerize With Avant-Garde Visuals For ‘My Self’, And ‘Day of the Animal’

Little is known about the mystery that is MING. Born and raised in China, MING arrived in Los Angeles five years ago, like so many others, to pursue a dream in film making. After earning her film degree, MING soon realized that the film industry was not to be her destiny.

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Oliver Ray Shows He’s The ‘Best Game In Town’ In Duet With Patti Smith From Debut Album ‘Out Passed Nowhere’

If a song released from a debut solo album is a duet with the legendary Patti Smith, then you’re certainly going to wonder about the circumstances behind that event occurring. In the case of ‘Best Game In Town’, from Oliver Ray’s debut album, ‘Out Passed Nowhere’, released today on Royal Oakie Records, it’s not a happy accident.

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‘Marnie’ From Bay Area Rockers China Is A Retro Sounding Track From A Retro Sounding Album

‘Marnie’ is taken from the album, ‘And Then Nothing Happened’, from Bay Area based folk-rock band, China. A retro sounding track that would easily find a home on the soundtrack of an old west themed film or TV series. The album is set for release on 22 Febuary, via Royal Oakie Records.

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‘Bleeding Steel’ – New Film From Jackie Chan Gives You Exactly What You Expect

With all things, personal taste plays a large part in what we enjoy. I like Jackie Chan films a lot: his humour, the characters he plays, and the fact that most of his films are generally family-friendly really appeal to me. His latest film, ‘Bleeding Steel’, is a sci-fi thriller, and with that, Chan-fans and and non-fans alike should both enjoy watching.

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Saxophonist Steve Wilson Confirms Concerts in DC and NYC, Collaborations With Billy Childs, Chick Corea, And Expansion Of Educational Efforts

Acclaimed jazz saxophonist Steve Wilson looks forward to an active Autumn and Winter, as he confirms headlining concerts at Blues Alley in Washington D.C. and at Jazz Standard in New York City, as well as collaborations with Billy Childs and Chick Corea, and an expansion of his ongoing educational efforts.

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Are Jedward Going To Sing For The UK At 2019 Eurovision?

Could Jedward represent the UK at the Eurovision Song Contest in 2019? They’re certainly open to it, if a video uploaded by Spanish Eurovision fan José Ángel Leñero is to be believed.

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Indie-Pop Artist Leah Dou To Play Debut London Headline Shows As Well As The Great Escape

Chinese born English speaking indie-pop artist Leah Dou is set to play two sold out London headline shows this May, as well as two further dates at The Great Escape festival in Brighton.

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The Evolution Of The Female Artist/Feminism In Music

Nathassia Devine describes herself as a conscious electronic music artist, prophetic songwriter, and apprentice goddess, who is blessed with lovely fans all over the world. In an exclusive for Essentially Pop, she writes about the evolution of the female artist, as well as feminism in music.

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SHANGHAI RESTORATION PROJECT (SRP) NEW ALBUM – ‘R.U.R.’ OUT TODAY

Brooklyn-based electronic duo, Shanghai Restoration Project (SRP), have released their latest album, ‘R.U.R.’ today. It’s out on Undercover Culture Music.

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FiFi Rong to Make Special EP Release at Launch Show In 02 Academy, Islington

London based artist, Fifi Rong is all kinds of right with her new release set to excite fans at O2 Academy Islington, London 28 April 2016.

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What Are Jedward Doing In China??!!

Why are Jedward in China??!!

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Philco Fiction – ‘Bodies’

Norwegian duo Philco Fiction, named after a Google search led them to the Philco Radio Company who “made really nice radios in the 1930s”, comprises Turid Alida Solberg and Andreas Knudsrød.

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Essentially Pop Meets Kitty Brucknell

Anyone who watched the eighth series of UK talent show, The X Factor, would have noticed Kitty Brucknell, the beautiful blonde diva, portrayed as a “novelty act”.

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Jedward Think Outside the Box

With John and Edward recently tweeting that they’re planning their annual summer holiday with best friend Tara Reid, we at Essentially Pop wonder if the Dublin Duo and their Sharknado 2 pal might have China on their mind?

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