Sneak peek at an upcoming release from Beijing vinyl label Genjing Records. The connection with our weekly photo theme — “handwriting” — comes from illustrator and Radii contributor Krish Raghav‘s subtle incorporation of ZATO’s tag into the cover art (check the lil dragon) for a forthcoming split 7″ between Beijing’s Birdstriking and New Zealand’s Die! Die! Die! Here’s ZATO in Baitasi. And here’s Krish, who is currently working on the upcoming Concrete and Grass music festival in Shanghai, on some Chinese bands worth your attention:

The Top 10 Bands in China Right Now

Finally, here’s some new Birdstriking to clean out your ears:

Yin: Beijing Rockers Birdstriking Return with Long Awaited Second Album, “Holey Brain”

Photo courtesy Genjing boss Nevin Domer