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K-Indie Chart (2014.12.02)

K-Indie Chart (2014.12.02)

The year is ending and we have reached the penultimate K-Indie Chart of 2014 with many well-known names. As expected, acoustic duo 10cm breaks all the charts with its 3rd album, followed by the amazing guys of Guckkasten and the two editions of their 2nd album. It’s no surprise to see Urban Zakapa’s 4th album...
K-Indie Chart (2014.11.04)

K-Indie Chart (2014.11.04)

The weirdos that we all love, folk rock band Jang Kiha And The Faces, take the first place (as expected) with their 3rd album, followed by musician Epitone Project’s 3rd album, singer Yoon Duk Won (of Broccoli You Too (브로콜리너마저)) solo debut and the new album of rock band Loro’s. Rapper Crucial Star finally released...
K-Indie Chart (2014.09.29)

K-Indie Chart (2014.09.29)

It’s been a while since the last K-Indie Chart, but we are going to revive this section because it’s important (and interesting) to understand how the Korean indie market works. Electro pop-rock duo Peppertones tops the chart with their 5th album and we can also find their album debut ‘Colorful Express’. Female duo J Rabbit...
K-Indie Chart (2014.07.18)

K-Indie Chart (2014.07.18)

A little late but here we are with the news of the Korean Indie music market. Acoustic duos J-Rabbit and One More Chance (with new mini album) dominate the chart this week, followed by male singer EZ Hyoung’s 3rd album, rock band Thornapple and acoustic duo Herz Analog. I am very happy to see rapper...
K-Indie Chart (2014.07.04)

K-Indie Chart (2014.07.04)

Less news this time, but the expected return of the alternative rock quartet Thornapple, with their 2nd album, finally becomes reality and the public gives them the top of the chart. There are also new albums from the acoustic female duo J Rabbit and male singer Coffee Boy, and 한승석 (Han Seung Seok) and 정재일...
K-Indie Chart (2014.06.20)

K-Indie Chart (2014.06.20)

Not many changes this week. Female singer Lucia, Illionaire crew (Dok2, The Quiett and Beenzino) and electronic-rock duo The Solutions still dominate the chart. Girl group The Barberettes’ debut catches the public’s attention, rock band 3rd Line Butterfly repositioned their 4th album in the top 10 (in part due to their new single “내가고백을하면깜짝놀랄거야”), female...
K-Indie Chart (2014.05.30)

K-Indie Chart (2014.05.30)

Rappers Dok2, The Quiett and Beenzino top the chart with the new Illionaire Records album, followed by the expected 2nd albums from singer Lucia and electronic-rock duo The Solutions (finally!). DICKPUNKS are back to the top 10, powerful rock is present thanks to the guys of Gate Flowers and their new EP, and modern rock...
K-Indie Chart (2014.05.16)

K-Indie Chart (2014.05.16)

This time we have a lot of additions to the chart. The 90’s legendary metal band Noise Garden quickly takes the throne with their anthology box set, followed by new albums from acoustic duo 재주소년 (Jae Joo So Nyeon) and acoustic pop band Sugarbowl. Also, the interesting quartet The Lands and their British rock style debut...
K-Indie Chart (2014.05.08)

K-Indie Chart (2014.05.08)

The show must go on and the Korean music industry begins to move again. Acoustic pop band Julia Hart returns and leads the top 10, and the new Mint Paper’s compilation album –with 정재원 (Jung Jae Won), 소심한 오빠들 (Sosimboys), 이선 (Yisun), 권영찬 (Kwon Young Chan), 피네 (Fine), 김은태 (Kim Eun Tae), 몽키즈 (Monkeyz), Life...
K-Indie Chart (2014.04.18)

K-Indie Chart (2014.04.18)

It has been a difficult week for South Korea and, unfortunately, it seems that there will be more of these days. Waiting for the situation to improve, we present the new K-Indie Chart. Singer Kyo is now positioned in the first place, acoustic duo Lalasweet is second with new album and hip hop is back to the...
K-Indie Chart (2014.04.03)

K-Indie Chart (2014.04.03)

Big names can be seen in the chart this time. Zitten is back to reclaim the throne with his beautiful new EP, followed by singer and composer 이규호 (Lee Gyu Ho / Kyo) and modern rock band Monni with their respectively new albums. The 1st album of rock trio The Electric Eels is well received,...
K-Indie Chart (2014.03.21)

K-Indie Chart (2014.03.21)

It’s time for a new K-Indie Chart and Beenzino finally is not in the top 10! I’m just kidding, Zino, you know I love you… But it’s true that you came down some places. Singer Leetzsche marks a good comeback remaining in the first place, Juuno -composer and music producer of Casker (캐스커)– debuts on...