a child of the 1980s, australian singer + songwriter kirin j. callinan has built quite a rep with his confrontational live performances, haunting compositions and wild guitar playing. he's a performer by nature, extremely charismatic, and unafraid to bare his soul. this past year kirin In the past year, kirin has traversed the planet, playing with artists such as grizzly bear, ariel pink, bat for lashes and countless others. he even enlisted mega-fans brian chase of the yeah yeah yeah's and dev hynes of blood orange to be his backing band for his career launching cmj festival shows in new york city. as part of his world tour kirin j. callinan will be doing his first ever gigs in china: on fri - jul 26 [8.30pm] at beijing's yugongyishan  and on sat - jul 27 [10pm] at arkham  in shanghai. location : zhang zizhong lu 3-2 [gulou-nanluoguxiang]. location : 1 wulumuqi nan lu [changshu lu].