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Concert review: Cheer Chen [Songs of Transience] Singapore Concert

Published on Feb 23, 2014 10:04 AM
Taiwanese indie singer-songwriter Cheer Chen. -- FILE PHOTO: ROCK RECORDS  

Singapore Indoor Stadium

Last Saturday

If the goal of most Mandopop concerts is to get the crowd pumped up and on a high, then this was the anti-concert.

Taking its cue from the contemplative new album Songs Of Transience (2013), the night started off on a mellow note. Perched several metres high on a tiny platform, Taiwanese indie queen Cheer Chen sang the title track while the cosmos swirled above and behind her.

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