Festivals

Festivals in Taiwan, such as Spring Scream, the Peace Fest, Basic Aid, and more…

Urban Nomad Film Festival 2009 Call for Films

Call for Submissions for the 8th Annual Urban Nomad Film Fest NT$12,000 in prizes! New section for video art! We need volunteers´╝ü The Urban Nomad Film Fest is now accepting entries for its 2009 festival, to take place in Taipei and Hsinchu in late April and early May. We will give NT$12,000 in prizes for […]

The Ecstasy is Weak Parts V Fear and Loathing at Spring Scream

This is a story submitted by Taika Alyosha. I personally don’t know this person and he hasn’t responded to any follow up emails so I couldn’t ascertain if this story was fiction or non-fiction. Either way, it makes for an interesting read. Here is part 5 of the 6 that were submitted. Part V: In […]

The Ecstasy is Weak Parts I and II Fear and Loathing at Spring Scream

The Ecstasy is Weak Parts I and II Fear and Loathing at Spring Scream

This is a story submitted by Taika Alyosha. I personally don’t know this person and he hasn’t responded to any follow up emails so I couldn’t ascertain if this story was fiction or non-fiction. Either way, it makes for an interesting read. Here are the first 2 parts out of the 6 that were submitted. […]

Rising Hedons New Years Gig 2008

Rising Hedons New Years Gig 2008

If you are looking for something fun to do this year for New Years Eve look no further. Make your way down or up or over to Tai Chung and get your blues on with Taiwan’s Rising stars the Rising Hedons. They’re a personal favorite of mine and I can guarantee you will appreciate them. […]

Peace Festival 2008 Video

Here is a video of the Peace Festival 2008. Our friend Chienni McCullough shot and edited this. Thanks Chienni! [ buying generic cialis | viagra sales canada | 50 mg viagra | sildenafil citrate | buy cialis online | viagra selling points in pakistan | how can i make homemade viagra | canada online pharmacy […]

Canada D’eh 2008

Article and photos by Joseph McKinney July the First; another Canada Day. But this year in Taiwan it came a few days early (Saturday, June 28th on Baishawan Beach in Taipei County). The Canadian Society in Taiwan held their annual Canada D’eh bash which was by all accounts a success. The family and I were […]

Peace Festival 2008: Wet and Wild

Peace Festival 2008: Wet and Wild

This years Peace Festival had an unexpected twist to things. Due to the heavy rainfall leading up to the event, there was a lot of mud and grass just ready to be churned and turned by the party goers. By Saturday night, what once was the nice grassy yard in front of the stage (and […]