Entertainment Spotlight

  • Catching Up: Santana, Taj Mahal and a déjà vu ‘Blue Christmas’

    Posted by Ben Fong-Torres

    Catching Up: Santana, Taj Mahal and a déjà vu ‘Blue Christmas’
    By Ben Fong-Torres It’s short shrift time. I have a life that’s ripe (and slightly wrinkled) for blogs and tweeting; for facebooking and updating. I’m just no good at it. My last column here on AsianConnections was about the memorial in late July for my sister Shirley. My last posting on the authors’ site, Redroom, was about a radio promo tour I did (20 stops, all on the phone...

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  • SonicVision is a 3-D dreamscape of sight and sound

    Posted by Lia Chang

    The American Museum of Natural History's spectacular phantasmagorical rollercoaster-like 38-minute dreamscape of three dimensional video imagery set to the tracks of some contemporary music's hottest artists mixed by Electronica wiz Moby at the Hayden Planetarium is where AsianConnections Arts and Entertainment editor Lia Chang just had to spend her birthday.

  • Crafting a Career

    Posted by Lia Chang

    AsianConnections' Arts and Entertainment Editor Lia Chang talks about choices, opportunities and realities facing Asian American actors

  • All I Need is Love and Cinema Magic

    Posted by Lia Chang

    Highlights of the 26th Asian American International Film Festival in New York at the Asia Society presented by Asian Cinevision and Cadillac