Friday 2 February · 8:30pm – 12:30am
Pop, rock, RnB, disco, rock ‘n’ roll music in Vietnamese, Cantonese, Mandarin & English!
Featuring three singers & a five piece band including drums, bass, keyboard, saxophone and guitar, the group have performed all over Sydney, including at The Rock Lily in The Star.
The Mandarin Band was formed in 1978 by three brothers who learned to play music at a young age. Some of the songs covered include Shanghai Beach, a Cantonese song from The Hong Kong TV movie Shanghai Gangs; Woo Zen Di Jie Ju, a mandarin duet from Taiwan; and Tinh Doi, a Vietnamese duet telling the story of a female nightclub singer who falls in love with a man whose family struggle to accept her career choice.