China’s Indie Music Scene: Transforming Contemporary Chinese Culture From The Bottom Up // 中国独立音乐现状剖析：从底层跃升并改变中国当代文化
Hidden beneath the gargantuan, State-driven China that is emphasized over-and-over again in news coverage lies an artistic day-to-day that few people see. As in any developing country, China has become a breeding ground for new and often innovative ideas – and included in that are an increasing number of musicians searching for their own identities. Many of them are following and documenting their own creative impulses, thereby bringing some musical change to a society otherwise dominated by mainstream Asian pop.
尽管中国一直以来都以庞然大国，国家统治形象示人，她所蕴含的日渐浓重的艺术氛围与文化发展却往往为人忽略。如许多发展中国家一样，中国正孕育着许多新颖，极具创造力的艺术思想 – 这些思想都来自于那些努力发声，力求为大众所见的艺术家、音乐家们。众多音乐家正跟随记录着他们自己的艺术脉搏，运用着他们的创造力，努力为日渐单一、主流化的亚洲流行音乐市场带来不一样的声音及改变。MORE »