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JUL 31ST, 2014 - By SmSh

We're squeezing ever more blood from this stone. More patio porn for your viewing pleasure. Plenty of happy hour deals inside, too...

JUL 29TH, 2014 - By William Haglund

Lace up the trainers. Cue Chariots of Fire. It's our runner's primer to Shanghai. Click here for maps of routes and other useful stuff.

JUL 29TH, 2014 - By Ian Louisell

Talking to Beijing's Tianzhuo, who just did London Fashion Week with GQ then quit fashion to work on a seriously fucked hip hop and voguing opera.

JUL 28TH, 2014 - By Sacco

Sacco has 99 problems and one of them is Chinese Valentine’s day. Check out the hottest love songs from around the PRC right here.

JUL 25TH, 2014 - By Justin Fischer

There is this brand new chocolate cafe/specialty shop/factory out in Yangpu, and it's excellent. Avant garde chocolate indulgence inside...

JUL 24TH, 2014 - By Marilyn Cheong

Some advice about handling Chinese V-Day, meeting your boyfriend/girlfriend's parents, and cultural taboos to avoid.

JUL 24TH, 2014 - By Ian Louisell

Shanghai says goodbye to one of its biggest DJs. We talk to him about the industry, life lessons, and why free drinks are fucking everything up.

JUL 23RD, 2014 - By Marilyn Cheong

Dropping some knowledge on ASAS. Everything you need to know about when, where and with whom to play team sports in Shanghai.

JUL 22ND, 2014 - By Justin Fischer

Former fellow Shanghairen Dan Washburn explores golf, corruption, land grabs and China's ever-widening wealth gap.

JUL 21ST, 2014 - By Sacco

Recently reunited indie band Slowdive comes to Shanghai this Saturday and Music Monday has trax to get you in that dreampop mood.

JUL 18TH, 2014 - By Morgan Short

Visiting the set of James Cameron's Avatar, aka Zhangjiajie in Hunan. Bracing views, breathable air, beautiful greenery...

JUL 17TH, 2014 - By Ian Louisell

Talking with the dudes behind Chinese music website Wooozy.cn about the Chinese interwebs, media, club culture, music promotion and records.

JUL 16TH, 2014 - By Justin Fischer

Nine new cocktail bars and counting. It's a great time to be a drunk! Check out our pretty pictures of some cool summer cocktails around town.

JUL 16TH, 2014 - By Josh Feola

A talk with the director of documentary Spray Paint Beijing ahead of some screenings this weekend at Basement6, The Apartment and Dada.

JUL 15TH, 2014 - By Justin Fischer

Spanish-inspired cuisine in a Japanese delivery system. We check out the new tapas concept by former el Willy acolyte Huang Ling.

JUL 14TH, 2014 - By Sacco

Sacco looks back at two decades of Chinese Metal bands like Ritual Day, Suffocated, and Chaos Mind ahead of this Sunday's Sepultura show.

JUL 11TH, 2014 - By SmSh

This concludes the weekly transmission of the My Weekender column. Yes. You're welcome. It's over. Done. It was a wild ride while it lasted.

JUL 11TH, 2014 - By Morgan Short

Five techno tracks that relate to seven years of life in Shanghai, handpicked by Shanghai Ultra from the VOID crew with stories to match.

JUL 10TH, 2014 - By SmSh

Our newest tool: User-generated reviews of gyms all conveniently pin-pointed on a map, with all the essentials (VPN required).

JUL 9TH, 2014 - By Ian Louisell

Checking out some psychedelic animation, human emotion maps, and net-art down at K11's Metamorphosis of the Virtual.

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There should be a fair warning to people who haven't been though, despite the organizers claiming it's world class, it is actually total balls compare..

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