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Chinatown is New York City's Chinese quarter.
"There's no need for movies, we got HBO ..."
HBO (= Home Box Office) was the first cable TV network in the US.
"Music has charms they say, but in some people's hands it becomes a savage beast"
Apparently, this is inspired by a quote from William Congreve's tragedy The Mourning Bride (1697) – Music has charms to soothe a savage breast, to soften rocks, or bend a knotted oak – which is often misquoted as "... savage beast ..."