Ellen Joyce Loo
|Ellen Joyce Loo|
Ellen Joyce Loo
|Chinese name||盧凱彤 (traditional)|
|Chinese name||卢凯彤 (simplified)|
|Pinyin||lu2 kai3 tong2 (Mandarin)|
|Jyutping||lou4 hoi2 tung4 (Cantonese)|
March 27, 1986 |
|Occupation||Singer-songwriter, Master of Ceremonies, musician|
|Genre(s)||Folktronica, Cantopop, Rock|
|Instrument(s)||Vocals, guitar, piano|
|Label(s)||People Mountain People Sea|
|Years active||2002 – present|
Ellen Joyce Loo is a Hong Kong Canadian singer-songwriter, member of the Hong Kong electrofolk and cantopop musical group at17. She was born in Canada on March 27, 1986. Loo learned classical guitar from her father at the age of nine. She entered the musical competition "Original Music 2000" (原音2000) held by Tom Lee Music with her older brother P.J. Loo in Hong Kong, and together they won third prize. Loo was later signed by the music production company People Mountain People Sea and formed the group at17 with Eman Lam.
- Lost. Escape. Rockmuiology – A collection of the photographs she took over 3 years of her life with her Revue 35CC camera prior the publication, accompanied by a series of writings (in English). 240 pages, published by Youth Culture (青春文化) in July 2006, Hong Kong, ISBN 988-99184-0-4.
- I learned the chords at seventeen, collection of 22 originals guitar scores from at17's songs, transcribed by Loo in both standard notation and guitar tablature. 2005, published by People Mountain People Sea / Kubrick, Hong Kong, ISBN 988-97905-7-2
- Bryan Adams Guild Jumbo Box acoustic guitar with a custom-made bigsby vibrato tailpiece (used in most concerts until 2004).
- Interview – Ellen Joyce Loo, Milk magazine 267, 2006
- at17's official website (in Chinese)
- http://www.at17.net (in Chinese)
- Bitetone Presents﹣Our 2011 Best 35 Chinese Records 《掀起》
- Bitetone Presents 2012 Best 20 Records From China, Hong Kong and Taiwan 《你安安靜靜地躲起來》