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Jason Yang and fellow musicians perform the theme to HBO's "Game of Thrones" in New York City on February 18, 2013. (HBO)

Video: Violinist Jason Yang Uses Talent to Build Hype for 'Game of Thrones'

Taiwanese-American electric violinist Jason Yang, fresh off 'The Colbert Report' with Lil Buck, also performed the 'Game of Thrones' theme song for an HBO event. more
Chicken-based tori paitan broth at Totto Ramen in New York, N.Y. (Keizo Shimamoto)

Multimedia: 'Ramen Dreams' Chef Picks His Five Best Ramen Joints in United States

A ramen fanatic who consumes an estimated 600 bowls a year picks his best ramen spots in America. more
L to R: Animation director Erik-Jan De Boer, director Ang Lee, actor Suraj Sharma, composer Mychael Danna, and cinematographer Claudio Miranda attend the 20th Century Fox Academy Award Nominees Celebration on February 24, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Imeh Akpanudosen/Getty Images)

Watch Asia Make its Mark at the Oscars, Past and Present

As Ang Lee and 'Argo' took home big honors last night, we reflect on the Asian impression left on the Academy Awards. more
Charles "Lil Buck" Riley (L) teaches Stephen Colbert how to jook Thursday, February 21, 2013, in New York.

Video: Lil Buck Dances From Memphis to China to Stephen Colbert

Watch a variety of videos featuring Charles "Lil Buck" Riley, who traveled to China in 2011 with Asia Society's Center on U.S.-China Relations and recently appeared on The Colbert Report. more
Yao Ming during his interview at Asia Society Texas Center on February 12. (Douglas Bolduc/Asia Society)

Video: Yao Ming Talks Hoops, Animals and Wine in Texas

Former Houston Rocket (and budding vigneron) Yao Ming makes his first visit to Asia Society Texas Center since attending the groundbreaking in 2008. more
Ernest Zacharevic leaving his mark with vibrant street art in George Town, Penang. "Boy on a Bike" is a mural on the wall along Ah Quee Street. (Catherine Mar)

Photos: Malaysian Street Art With an Interactive Twist

Catherine Mar photographs the interactive street art of Lithuanian-born artist Ernest Zacharevic, which transforms ordinary urban environments in Penang, Malaysia. more
Folded dumplings filled with sweet potatoes, waiting to be deep-fried. (Tahiat Mahboob)

Photos: What Are You Eating on Lunar New Year? Instagram Us at #AsiaSocietyLNY

On the eve of Lunar New Year. Asia Blog wants to see what you'll be eating to ring in the Year of the Snake. Instagram us your photos with #AsiaSocietyLNY. more

Video: Who Will Be China's Psy?

Author Jonathan Campbell says that if Chinese rock 'n' roll were to take off globally, he hopes it would be in "a more serious way" than just "a crazy video with a silly dance." more
Then-New York Knick Jeremy Lin (#17) in action at New York City's Madison Square Garden on March 16, 2012. (Al Bello/Getty Images)

Photos: From Linsanity to Galloping Gangnam, a Look Back at Asia in 2012

As the world bids 2012 adieu, we look back at some of the year's most memorable people and events from Asia. more
Myanmar president Thein Sein (L) and legislator Aung San Suu Kyi (R) speaking at Asia Society events in 2012. Aung San Suu Kyi was last year's winner of our reader poll for Asia's Person of the Year — will her countryman take her spot this year? (Kenji Takigami/Joshua Roberts)

Poll: Who Was Asia's Person of the Year in 2012?

Asia Blog has compiled a list of 12 of the most newsworthy figures of 2012. It's your turn to vote on who you think had the most impact. more