Articles tagged asia

Director flips Korean gender roles with ‘Secrets, Objects’

SEOUL, South Korea — Young-mi Lee is a South Korean filmmaker who likes to expose secrets. Her movies plumb deep into her characters’ psyches, revealing confidential

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Prog-rock guitarist Steve Howe does double duty with Yes and Asia

Steve Howe had gotten distracted again. “What’s the word again? ‘Taxing’?” We were chatting by phone a few hours before Michael Jackson died. Howe,

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7 Aug 2008 // 10:56 PM

Asia: Phoenix

Easily the best Asia album in 25 years. If only it hadn't been released a quarter of a century ago.

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	Asia: Anthologia:  The 25th Anniversary / Geffen Years Collection (1982-1990)

The opening line of this two-disc set’s liner notes sums up the band’s origins in simple recipe form: “Take one part Yes, one

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	Asia: The Very Best of Asia: Heat of the Moment (1982-90)

When Asia formed in 1981, the odds were certainly against them in their quest for commercial success. With the music industry in a transitory period, rock

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//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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