Here’s the deal. I’ve always known that Aunt Helen has been watching concerts since her recent retirement, but I assumed it was the typical montage for someone her age – symphonies, operas, old generation Chinese pop singers, and generally artists I didn’t think were still alive. Last week, she told me she recently saw a younger rock band named “Heidi”.
Curious, I prodded her for more information on “Heidi”, and she produced a T-shirt she caught off stage. The t-shirt screamed Hedley, rock superstars extraordinaire. Did I mention she was on the floor solo while surrounded by screaming teenagers?
Going against all stereotypes and fears, I was blown away by Aunt Helen’s awesomeness. I put together a quick interview, partly conducted in Chinese, so I’ve done my best to translate her thoughts.
Why did you choose Hedley?
I actually love all kinds of music. All the artists that I would normally go to see concerts for, such as Paul Anka or Frank Sinatra, are either retired or have passed away, so I started looking for “new generation” music. Not knowing [Read More...]