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Anatomy of a Subculture Part II: ‘Factory culture’ and the survival of indie music in Hong Kong

After two minutes of rather unsettling noises of grumbling and squeaking, the old freight elevator landed with a thud on the ground floor of the industrial tower, built in the 1960s. From inside the dilapidated elevator, a young man pulled open the rusty scissor gates, while three others stood back, carrying guitar cases over their shoulders. […]