22 June 2019
9:30 - 10:15PM
The Jockey Club Studio Theatre @ Fringe Club
MUKZI ( 木子 muk6 zi2 ), a moniker derived from the singer/songwriter & producer’s surname meaning “the children of trees“.
Born in 1995, Hong Kong, then raised in Hong Kong and Beijing, China, the singer/songwriter started his music career as a busker after dropping out from university.
He debuted as the frontman of Hong Kong indie band PHOON with their self-titled album with a sold out release show in 2018.
MUKZI then debuted his first single “ISLAND” in March 2019, selling out yet another show.
He started his own independent label MELON YEAH RECORDS and formed the band THE ISLAND in 2018 with his friends to perform his original material as MUKZI & THE ISLAND the same year.
With a sonic palette ranging from hearty folk ballads to urban acoustic R&B, his music dwells with genuine emotions and pop sensibility throughout, the breeze and down to earth vibe from MUKZI’s music and performances are sure to capture your hearts and plant an earworm in you.
Past performances and venues MUKZI performed at include:
Clockenflap, The Weekend by Wow and Flutter, Wakeup Festival (Taiwan), Winder Festival (Taiwan), Macpherson Stadium, West Kowloon Cultural
District, AsiaWorld-Expo, Kowloon Bay International Trade & Exhibition Centre, This Town Needs, Hidden Agenda, MOM Livehouse, Revolver
(Taiwan), SD Livehouse (Guangzhou) etc.