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Acoustic Music Venues in Colorful Island Hongdae

Acoustic Music Venues in Colorful Island Hongdae

I have strong ties with Hongdae, what I call a colorful island in the midst of Seoul. What do I mean by strong? Well, Hongdae is where my Dad spent most of his college years lying on the cold streets from drinking too much soju (He graduated from Hongik University, located at...
Some tips on visiting rock venues/events in Seoul

Some tips on visiting rock venues/events in Seoul

As I have received a lot of questions lately on how to search for a show in Seoul, how to buy a ticket and so on, I decided to write a simple article based on my own experience, including some barriers I faced during my four visits to Seoul. 1....
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[MV] WE ARE THE NIGHT​ (위아더나잇) - 부재중(dial)

[MV] WE ARE THE NIGHT​ (위아더나잇) – 부재중(dial)

Source: we are the night
[MV] Thornapple​ (쏜애플) - 서울

[MV] Thornapple​ (쏜애플) – 서울

Source: HappyRobotRecords
NeonBunny (야광토끼) announces European tour

NeonBunny (야광토끼) announces European tour

This spring/summer in Europe is going to be hot for those who want to see all Korean bands that annouced shows already. Now NeonBunny announced first European tour. She is one of the most talented k-indie performers (think her participance in many music festivals outside of Korea like SXSW can prove it). Her music can’t...
Releases of the week 0328-0403

Releases of the week 0328-0403

Another week in releases with fantastic Danpyunsun and the Sailors, promising Raw By Peppers and return of 10cm. Enjoy) Plastic (플라스틱) 청춘약국 [single] Release date: 2016.03.28 청춘약국 audio iTunes Weplay (위플레이) 마음을 전하다 [single] Release date: 2016.03.28 설레임 MV iTunes Danpyunsun and the Sailors (단편선과 선원들) 연애 [single] Release date: 2016.03.29 Lover MV Ju Yein...
[ONSTAGE K] ABTB (Attraction Between Two Bodies) interview + live

[ONSTAGE K] ABTB (Attraction Between Two Bodies) interview + live

Source: Arirang K-pop
[MV] Goldmund (골드문트) - One

[MV] Goldmund (골드문트) – One

Source: Mirrorball Music Follow the band: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCAskrRj5HiKK4goC1sjYmog https://www.facebook.com/goldmund.kr https://twitter.com/goldmundkr
[MV] Danpyunsun And The Sailors (단편선과 선원들) - Lover (feat. Kim Sawol)

[MV] Danpyunsun And The Sailors (단편선과 선원들) – Lover (feat. Kim Sawol)

Source: Mirrorball Music Follow the band: http://danpyunsun.tumblr.com/ https://www.facebook.com/danpyunsunandthesailors https://twitter.com/DPS_Sailors
Releases of the week 0321-0327

Releases of the week 0321-0327

Here’s another week in releases with youtube, itunes and somewhere bandcamp links. Enjoy. Jun Bum Sun and the Yangbans (전범선과 양반들) 혁명가 Release date: 2016.03.21 아래로부터의 혁명 MV Hongdana (홍단아), Telefonist 한 여름에 겨울옷을 입고 [single] Release date: 2016.03.21 Tropopause (트로포포즈) Unlearn [EP] Release date: Tropopause (트로포포즈) Genre: electronic Unlearn MV Stranger MV Singil Station...
[live] Annyeongbada (안녕바다) [MBC Nanjang]

[live] Annyeongbada (안녕바다) [MBC Nanjang]

Source: MBC Nanjang
[MV] Kim C (김C) - Intention

[MV] Kim C (김C) – Intention

Source: hotpotato
Mini-interview with Victim Mentality (피해의식)

Mini-interview with Victim Mentality (피해의식)

Here we usually say “Korean rock is real” but now it’s time to declare “Korean metal is real”! This week representatives of Korean glam metal – band Victim Mentality – will return to US to show power of heavy riffs. Save the date! March 16 Austin, TX @ The Belmont – Korea Night I: K-Pop...
[MV] WE ARE THE NIGHT (위아더나잇) - Holiday (할리데이)

[MV] WE ARE THE NIGHT (위아더나잇) – Holiday (할리데이)

Source: WE ARE THE NIGHT