Hong Kong’s missed opportunity: As yet more music venues close, pipelines for new talent are sealed

The recent news of the refusal of a new lease to Grappa’s Cellar, and Sense 99’s closure, has felt a particularly bruising double-whammy blow, given how beloved each was in its own way to the local music community. Venue infrastructure issues are of course multi-dimensional. In Hong Kong, given the absence of government-led protection through […]