Strange Cities (2010)... is an evolving research space [experimental blog] extending BLACK BOX http://www.strangecities.net created as part of my doctor of creative arts @ University of Technology, Sydney. (2006). This blog charts my research into Old Shanghai and SHANGHAI JAZZ! Tatiana Pentes "My shoes are Japanese My trousers are English My hat is Russian But my heart is Hindustani" film lyric by Shailendra in POPULAR MUSIC: South Asia & the West, Vol. 7 No. 2, May 1988.