FEATURE STORY: Artist or Ad Man - The
Public Service of Zhao Bandi
Beijing artist Zhao Bandi is shaking up the contemporary
Chinese art scene by taking his work straight to the masses.
Zhao Le : October 22 - 28, 1999
BEIJING'S BEST DAILY EVENTS GUIDE!
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The Picks ,
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T H I S W E E K !
FRIDAY OCT. 22, VC Flavor and New Pants --
Ramones meets funk punk. Live House 17, 8:30 pm, rmb 30.
THURSDAY OCT. 28, Beijing Music Festival -- Vienna Boys
Beijing Concert Hall, 7:30 pm, rmb 80-290.
FRIDAY OCT. 29, Mischa Maisky -- Latvian-Jewish Cellist
plays with China National Symphony Orchestra, Beijing Concert
Hall, 7:30 pm, rmb 80-290.
SATURDAY OCT. 30, Chinabuzz/Beijing Scene Halloween Bash
-- Spooky screening of this summer's cult blockbuster The Blair
Witch Project (in English) and live performances by the Fly,
Cold Blooded Animal and Demon. Free if you come in costume,
Life is Beautiful Movie Bar, 9:30 pm, rmb 50 (without
SATURDAY OCT. 30 Thin Man -- Beijing rockers with
Mongolian flavor celebrate the release of their new album,
Rhino Bar, 9 pm, rmb 30.
Classifieds: Jobs, jobs, jobs...
Manager, Australian Embassy. Sales Position In Beijing's Premiere
Catering Company. E-Business Marketing Manager. Leading American
Law Firm Seeks An Experienced Legal Secretary. Office Secretary/Manager
to work in exciting and challenging interior design office.
Beijing Caledonian International Language School, Full-time and
part-time positions. Beijing Scene seeks full-time writer/editor.
Beijing BISS International School Seeks qualified teachers,
particularly ESOL. Beijing Scene seeks graphic designers, web
designers & developers.
COMRADE LANGUAGE: The Dating Game
Whether you're trying
to figure out how to win the heart of that special Chinese
someone or you want to paoqi (break up with) them, this Comrade
Language is for you.
BEST BITES: Red Capital Club
A redneck capitalist ganbei-ed a glass of Red Capital
Bordeaux (the house wine) and exclaimed: "I didn't know
Communism could be so much fun!"
CD SCENE: Dou Wei: Hallucination
his former band Black Panther continues to release records and
perform in obscure provincial towns for the benefit of local long-haired
liumang (hooligans), Dou Wei has been steadily adding to an
oeuvre of innovative solo work that has a much more international
sound than anything his peers are making.
IN SHORT ... Translations From the Chinese Press
Happy Together, Down in the Hole, Dating Game,
Hack Attack, Ecological Warning
FYI: Important Airport Announcement
information on the new Capital Airport terminal is being
treated like a national secret.