TaiwanPlus launches indie music docuseries
By ECCT staff writers
TaiwanPlus has released a new documentary series showcasing ten of Taiwan's top indie music bands and singers. The English-language streaming platform held a launch event for the original series titled “Road to Legacy” at the Legacy Taipei theatre at Huashan Creative Park yesterday, featuring interviews with the artists. The first three parts of the 10-episode series can now be streamed online on the site. Three more episodes will be released in February, and the remaining four in March.
"Road to Legacy" is a co-production with renowned music performance live house Legacy Taipei and was shot over the course of two and a half years. The executive producer is Ma Tien-tsung (馬天宗). The series provides details on the journey to fame of 10 bands, their music, personal lives, and Taiwan’s indie music scene.
The 10 bands featured in the docuseries include alternative rock band Tizzy Bac, indigenous soulstress ABAO, Malaysian musician Namewee, R&B singer LINION, 88BALAZ, Nighteentael, PA PUN BAND, Dadado Huang, Sweet John, and The Next Big Thing.