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Azchael ADMIN July 9, 2011
Hi everybody, thanks for adding photos to the pool! It's a great piece of archive of Chinese rock!

Rock in China would like to add individual photos to our online gallery at RiC as well and include them in the band pages as well:

I am going to individually message the photos' owners about that. Rock on!!!

If anyone has a question on Chinese rock, please message me.

This group discussion is for members only.

Group Description

Rock and underground music from China

Collected photos about the ever-growing Chinese underground music scene. Beijing, Xi'an, Shanghai, Lanzhou, they all have concerts, they all have bands. Post your concert photos!!!

History of Rock in China
Having started in April 2004 the page was first hosted at, homepage of China's first and biggest Heavy Music magazine, based in China. Together with Yu Yang, International Relations at Painkiller, Azchael (aka Max-Leonhard von Schaper) started the page name Metal in China giving a rough and short overview about the most known metal acts in Beijing.

Soon after, the page extended and extended with more and more information available online. Beginning to Middle of 2005 the page changed it's approach and moved to its own domain With the new name, the focus of content changed from previous metal-concentrated content to now underground music in general with articles about Metal, Rock, Jazz, Electro, HipHop and Punk.

At the end of 2005, the underlaying structure of finally moved from plain HTML files to a content management generated php approach with databases for bands and events used by persons from all over the world. From content management to a wiki, Rock in China has even strengthend its community ideas.

As official partners of the Midi Music Festival Beijing in 2007 and 2008 and the media partners of institutions such as the Goethe Institut Beijing, Rock in China is constantly developing, evolving and growing. Why don't you join today?

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