Music can serve as an escape from reality, whether you're into vinyl records, electronic music, or underground hip-hop. But sometimes it's hard to find quality music to listen to, especially when you are trying to find something that is original and local. Hong Kong may have an image as a commercial hub that's more stiff than bohemian, but within the sea of grey suits and concrete buildings lies a hotbed of artists rocking out loud and proudly representing Hong Kong. By CJ Villanueva and Ethan Lam
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