Look Directly Into The Sun: China Pop 2007 features 18 Beijing pop, punk and rock bands. Members of Snapline, China MC Brothers and Carsick Cars are heavily featured on Made in China, Martin Atkin's China Dub Soundsystem album as well. Carsick Cars
have opened for Sonic Youth in Vienna, Prague and London. The Scoff,
PK-14 and Joyside have opened for Nine Inch Nails at the Beijing Pop
Festival. This compilation features the bands that will be front and
center in the emergence of the Beijing underground beyond China.