張懸(1981年5月30日-)是一名台灣創作歌手,本名焦安溥,出生於臺北。 二十歲時曾經和唱片公司簽下合約,但因唱片公司問題而未發行專輯。此後在臺北各大Live House演唱,漸漸打開知名度;2006年6月9日發行第一張個人專輯。張懸是前地下樂團Mango Runs的女主唱;2008年,她與幾位志同道合的朋友組成樂團Algae,再度擔任女主唱。

Deserts Chang, also known in mainland China as Zhang Xuan, Chang Xuan or in Singapore as Deserts Xuan, is a Taiwanese singer-songwriter. She is considered to be one of the leading alternative musicians in the Chinese music industry.

Deserts Xuan

“She’s the Asian Rock-poet.” – Taipei Times

“Best Singer-Songwriter”, “Best Lyricist” and “Best Song Producer” of Top Chinese Music Awards 2013.



Deserts Xuan, also known in mainland China as Zhang Xuan, is considered to be one of the best alternative musicians in Chinese Music Industry.

Known for her acoustic guitar playing ability, Deserts wins the hearts of her fans with her sweet-bitter vocals and her poetic lyrics that interpreting life from her unique point of view.

After her debut album My Life Will… in 2009, Deserts returns with her long-awaited fourth album Game We Play. Serving as vocalist, lyricist, songwriter and producer on all the tracks, Deserts Xuan veers away from her folksy beginning to create a lush and musical dreamscape that submerges and transports the audience into an alternate universe of musing.

Deserts Xuan’s performance in Union Chapel on 1st of November marks her first landing in the UK.



London:
Concert Date:1 November 2013
Venue:Union Chapel
Event Website: http://store.unionchapel.org.uk/events/1-nov-13-games-we-play--
deserts-xuan-2013-london-concert-union-chapel/

場地簡介:Union Chapel 是位於倫敦 Islington 地區的一個教堂,建成於 19 世紀。除了
宗教用途,教堂還是倫敦地區著名的音樂演出場館。Adele,Elton John 和 Amy 
Winehous 以及近期 The Voice UK 2013 冠軍 Andrea Begley 等眾多英國國寶級音樂人都曾在此演出。

此場館被視為倫敦地區精緻高雅演出場館中的標杆,許多歐美音樂人以登上此舞臺為
榮。場館設有嚴格的篩選機制. 此次張懸能通過其層層篩選,獲得演出機會,不僅是對
張懸本人音樂造詣的肯定,也在一定程度上代表著亞洲音樂人有實力走入英國高品質
的本土演出市場。




Manchester:
Concert Date:2 November 2013
Venue:Manchester Academy
Event Website:
http://www.manchesteracademy.net/Artiste%20Pages/desertsxuan.html

場地簡介:Manchester Academy 是曼徹斯特大學的演出專用場地,位於大學校園內,每場演出都會受到學生的熱烈反響。從 1990 年建成至今,Blur,Oasis,Nirvana,Kylie Minogue 等眾多世界著名音樂人都曾在此演出。