April’s ROKON Indie Music Magazine is now available from the site. Of special interest this month: goofy Super Kidd on the cover and in a one page article (pg.12). Also a snapshot from Crash‘s performance during last month’s Arch Enemy concert (pg.4).
Finally, we have made ourselves a proper layout for this blog! While announcing this, I guess it is a good a time as any to explain our mission, purpose, or whaterver you’d like to call it. Simply put Indieful ROK is supposed to be something akin to a blog aggregator, albeit with some contents of… Continue reading
Mark Russell reviews dreamy alt rock band Vidulgi OoyoO‘s recently released EP, Aero, on Korea Gig Guide today: Pigeon Poop
koreanpop.org posted a short piece concerning Nell‘s position in between indie and mainstream today, prompted by the band’s recently released album Separation Anxiety: Boys embrace: Nell, Separation anxiety
Liner has been composing again. New instrumental Tearliner song up at his blog: ‘무제’ [Studio Guide]. His buddy Kang Jihoon (the other half of Low-End Project) has assisted, playing electric guitar, and a couple of other people too can be heard in there.
Core/metal band PIA will be performing for EBS Space on April 7 & 8. It’ll be interesting considering that this is supposed to be an unplugged performance. The music for this show is labeled as “acoustic core”. The broadcast for this show will be on April 29.
Ibadi, new band with Horan of Clazziquai Project on vocals, will release its first album, Story of Us, on April 4. The music is described as modern folk/acoustic pop and something of a sample can be found at Pandora TV.
Gord Sellar (previously saxophonist of now defunct Dabang Band) issued a “Thank You” to Gim Hyung Tae (of Hwang Sin Hae Band fame) through his blog a couple of days ago: Thank You, Gim Hyung Tae Perhaps not that newsworthy in itself, but a good read if you want to familiarize yourself with No-Hold-Barred Artist… Continue reading
Putting an extremely busy week behind me, updates should now get back to normal (that is whenever I find something interesting & k-indie related I’ll make a post on it). First up: the promised update on The Invisible Fish. The first EP of The Invisible Fish, Through The Glass Wall, is now available for… Continue reading
Mark Russell has posted a review of the sweet sounding Yozoh‘s first album over at Korea Gig Guide: Her Name Is Yozoh…