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Clockenflap Festival in Hong Kong Begins to Unveil 2015 Festival Line-Up

Hong Kong’s Music & Arts Festival Clockenflap, which takes place annually, has begun to unveil their line-up for 2015’s festival in West Kowloon Cultural District. Clockenflap, which takes place from 27th-29th November, is a festival about art, music and community, and features a range of performances from around the world. Recently announced is Californian DJ, producer and rapper, Steven Ellison, also known as Flying Lotus, who has become a distinctive talent in the electronic music scene.

Single? SBS 2 is giving you a chance to participate in the popular Chinese dating show "If You Are The One"

In an Australian network first, SBS 2 is giving single Australians a chance to find their soul mate and be a contestant on the world’s biggest dating show. If You Are the One and SBS 2 are inviting single Australians to take part in the filming of two Australian specials filmed in both Australia and Nanjing, China.

Hello Asia! New Music Video: Jun Jin feat. Eric - "Wow Wow Wow" (South Korea, 2015)

Shinhwa's rapper, dancer, vocalist, and all around badass, Jun Jin, had just released a new solo track featuring his fellow Shinhwa member, Eric! "Wow Wow Wow" is a modern funky track that showcases Jun Jin's ability to sing and rap. With his pride as one of the original K-pop idols on the line, Jun Jin brings out the classy sexy back, so enjoy the new music video!

8 Reasons Why You Should Catch 'How To Steal A Dog' at KOFFIA 2015

The much anticipated Korean Film Festival in Australia (KOFFIA) finally kicked off in Melbourne yesterday with How To Steal A Dog. Here's 8 reasons why you should book a ticket and head down to catch the heartwarming film in your city.

Chopstick Exhibition to be held in Tokyo

Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo will host an exhibition of chopsticks and other Japanese dining utensils from 15-29 September.

Actors Uhm Jung Hwa and Uhm Tae Woong sign with Key East Entertainment

Actors Uhm Jung Hwa and Uhm Tae Woong have signed exclusive contracts with Key East Entertainment.

Red Velvet teases comeback details

SM girl group Red Velvet will be making a comeback with their first full-length album ‘The Red’ on 9 September. Teaser images, an album tracklist and a MV teaser have all been revealed to fans in anticipation for the new concept!

B1A4 to perform in Dallas in November

Korean boy group B1A4 will be returning to perform in Dallas, Texas this November for their show ‘B1A4 Adventure 2015 Live in Dallas’.

TVB’s Sing my Song Season 3 to hold Australian auditions

TVB’s popular reality talent show, ‘Sing My Song’ is opening up auditions to Australians for its third season. If you think you have what it takes to represent Australia on a world stage, Hello Asia! has all the details below.

The Hong Kong Dance Company presents The Legend of Mulan Australian Premiere

The famous Hong Kong Dance Company presents its spectacular Australian premiere of The Legend of Mulan. Presented in New York, Hong Kong and now Sydney, this inspiring story tells the ancient Chinese legend of Mulan, a young girl, who bravely disguises herself as a man, to take the place of her elderly father in battle.

Hello Asia! Feature: Japanese Music Chart Overview as of 4 September

Hello Asia! takes a look at the Japanese weekly singles ranking today as of 4 September. We analyse the biggest ranking chart for Japanese music: Oricon.

Hello Asia! KOFFIA 2015 Film Review: Cart (South Korea, 2014)

Everyone loves a story where the little guy takes on the bigwigs, but it's especially poignant in the case of 2014 Korean film Cart - with feminist themes, it's great to see a huge thumbs up for equality so prominent in Korean media, packaged as a drama-film-turned-social critique.

SEKAI NO OWARI to perform at the 12th Tokyo International Music Market

This year marks the 12th Tokyo International Music Market! The event is set to take place at Hotel Grand Pacific Le Daiba from October 20th to October 22nd. A joint DiverCity TOKYO will take place on each of the three nights and feature some of the Japanese music scene's hottest artists.

Singer-songwriter Kevin Mathews to release second solo LP

Kevin Mathews' second solo LP 'Present Sense' is set to be released on the 11th of September. The album explores what it means to live in the moment: love is found and lost, but ultimately the songs lead us to the realisation that the only way to fill the emptiness in one's life is to find contentment.

Hello Asia! Interview: SaSa (Taiwan) talks to us about Super Taste at the TVB Australia Carnival 2015

Taiwanese television host SaSa speaks to us at the TVB Australia Carnival 2015 in Sydney recently. SaSa talks about her favourite dishes and destinations visited on her show Super Taste. We also ask her about her Australian experiences and get her to try our favourite chocolate biscuit - the Tim Tam. (TURN ON YOUR CAPTIONS FOR ENGLISH SUBTITLES)