Blog posts from the team at International Community Radio Taipei, Taiwan's only English radio station.
Chou Tzuyu Breaks Down In Tears

Chou Tzuyu Breaks Down In Tears

Kpop group member Chou Tzuyu broke down in tears on an episode of a South Korean variety show recently. The 17-year old star hailing from Tainan was all...
Hannah Quinlivan DIYs Daughter's Birthday Dress

Hannah Quinlivan DIYs Daughter’s Birthday Dress

Model and new mom Hannah Quinlivan got in touch with her artsy craftsy side in preparation for her daughter’s upcoming 1st birthday in July. Mrs. Chou posted photos...
ICRT's 10th Battle of the Bands Now Accepting Demos!

ICRT’s 10th Battle of the Bands Now Accepting Demos!

It’s best on best for ICRT’s 10th Annual Battle of the Bands this year, and WE WANT YOU! We’re taking everything to...
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Taiwan This Week: Failure to communicate

Taiwan This Week: Failure to communicate

Listen to the broadcast Friday July 1st during the 8 o’clock hour on ICRT FM 100, or stream the broadcast here. The show begins about 20 minutes after the hour. Or, stream the extended podcast show on...Continue reading
Taiwan Talk: A year of design in Taipei

Taiwan Talk: A year of design in Taipei

Listen to the podcast version of the show at the ICRT website, on iTunes, or DOWNLOAD IT HERE! Taipei has won the designation of World Design Capital for 2016, meaning...Continue reading
Sodagreen Announces Three-year Break

Sodagreen Announces Three-year Break

Right after receiving 5 awards at Saturday’s Golden Melody Awards ceremony, Sodagreen announced that they are going to take a three-year break to review their past and contemplate their future path. Sodagreen, with its album “Winter Endless”,...Continue reading
Taiwan This Week: That escalated quickly!

Taiwan This Week: That escalated quickly!

Listen to the broadcast Friday June 17th during the 8 o’clock hour on ICRT FM 100, or stream the broadcast here. Or, listen to the extended podcast show on the ICRT website, on iTunes, or DOWNLOAD...Continue reading
Taiwan Talk: Sparking interest for electric vehicles in Taiwan

Taiwan Talk: Sparking interest for electric vehicles in Taiwan

Listen to the podcast version of the show at the ICRT website, on iTunes, or DOWNLOAD IT HERE! David Edward Lane of the Taiwan Electric Vehicles Association joins...Continue reading
Taiwan This Week: Travel plans

Taiwan This Week: Travel plans

Listen to the broadcast Friday June 17th during the 8 o’clock hour on ICRT FM 100, or stream the broadcast here. Or, listen to the extended podcast show on the ICRT website, on iTunes, or DOWNLOAD IT HERE....Continue reading
Lin Chiling Stranded at Taoyuan International

Lin Chiling Stranded at Taoyuan International

Supermodel Lin Chiling spent 9 hours trapped at Taoyuan International Airport yesterday, as the show went on without her at Shanghai Disneyland. The 41-year-old model was slated to be the guest of honor...Continue reading
Taiwan Talk: "Love Boat: Taiwan"

Taiwan Talk: “Love Boat: Taiwan”

Listen to the podcast version of the show at the ICRT website, on iTunes, or DOWNLOAD IT HERE! Filmmaker Valerie Soe discusses her ongoing documentary film project, Love Boat: Taiwan, which will cover an historic cultural...Continue reading
Chen Bolin Makes a Little Girl Cry

Chen Bolin Makes a Little Girl Cry

Taiwan actor and all-around nice guy Chen Bolin has made a little girl cry. A report from the Apple Daily says the incident occurred when the 32-year-old star was filming a...Continue reading
President Tsai 17th on Forbes 100 Most Powerful Women

President Tsai 17th on Forbes 100 Most Powerful Women

President Tsai Ingwen has placed 17th in Forbes’ magazine’s 100 Most Powerful Women of 2016. Tsai places between Abigail Johnson, the CEO of Fidelity in 16th and...Continue reading
Terracotta: the Rise and Legacy of Qin Culture

Terracotta: the Rise and Legacy of Qin Culture

The National Palace Museum, in Taipei city, is hosting a grand exhibition that features terracotta warriors from the mausoleum of Qin Shi-huang. Qin Shi-huang is the first emperor in...Continue reading
Taiwan Talk: Richard Saunders on the hidden travel gems of Taiwan

Taiwan Talk: Richard Saunders on the hidden travel gems of Taiwan

Listen to the podcast version of the show at the ICRT website, on iTunes, or DOWNLOAD IT HERE! Writer and hiking expert Richard Saunders...Continue reading