林昶佐

林昶佐
Freddy Lim
閃靈主唱/搖滾音樂人、人權工作者
講者
關於

閃靈樂團主唱、超級紅人榜等歌唱節目固定評審,也是人權工作者。林昶佐活躍於文化創意、國際搖滾音樂界與國際人權領域,閃靈樂團曾獲台灣金曲獎、金音獎多項大獎,其個人曾獲得台灣總統文化獎,英國、日本暢銷搖滾雜誌票選全球最佳主唱之一,與西藏音樂獎最佳國際援藏藝人獎等。

林昶佐常參與人權、環保、文化政策 、轉型正義等公共議題運動,曾任兩屆國際特赦組織台灣分會理事長,2015創組新政黨「時代力量」。

Freddy Lim is the lead vocalist and erhu player of the award-winning Taiwanese metal band “Chthonic". The band’s stated goal is to use their music to enhance cross-cultural understanding and to raise awareness around minority groups in Taiwan. Chthonic has won Taiwan’s Golden Melody Award (2003, 2012), Golden Indie Music Award (2013), and presidential cultural award (2007), Best Singer awards from bestselling English (2009) and Japanese (2011) magazines, and Best International Artist at the Tibetan Music Awards (2009).

Aside from being an internationally-known rock music artist, Freddy Lim is notably active in the Taiwanese political scene, and is also an advocate for international human rights, public civil rights, and environmental issues. He served as President of Amnesty International in Taiwan for two consecutive years since 2010, and has independently organized international music festivals to bring awareness to global human rights. In 2015, he founded a new political party in Taiwan, called “New Power Party".