First Gulangyu Beach Music Festival ends
On the evening of July 22, the final of the 2017 Music Xiamen Band Competition and the First Kulangsu Beach Music Festival was held on Ganghaihou Beach in the Kulangsu Island. The event was directed by Music Xiamen Organizing Committee, and hosted by the Kulangsu Administrative Committee.
Six bands were selected into the final from over 40 teams. At last, the band Last Resort won the first prize, following by Gelidao and Waylife.
Meanwhile, many celebrities were invited to give performances during the music festival. Gao Xiang, lead singer of APPLE PIE, a well-known band in Fujian Province, was one of the performers. He said that now the music atmosphere in Xiamen is getting better.
Chen Jianping, a famous music producer from Taiwan, spoke highly of this music festival, comparing it with the renowned Kenting Music Festival in Taiwan.