On his blog today, DJ Soulscape shared the news that there’s an account of his recent US record hunting in Theme Magazine issue 16. Unfortunately the piece is not available online, but those that wish to read the feature, DJ Soulscape: Digging the American Dream, can order the magazine in question from the Theme website…. Continue reading
Good news posted on itta‘s MySpace blog today: experimental noise duo 10 will release a new studio album, NOMAD, on Chinese label Wangba Records. “Pop sounds” have been added to their sound in order to give the album a bright feeling. Hear the NOMAD album sampler at MySpace or download it from Last.fm. The release… Continue reading
Former ZzzAam member Sorri took her bossa nova to Sweden and appeared on the opening party of the past week’s Korean movie festival, Seoul-Stockholm, on September 17. Of course I didn’t find out till yesterday – I suppose this is what I get for reading e-mails and blogs on my way to work instead of… Continue reading
10 will once again bring their experimental music to Europe in late fall. Two dates are confirmed and official so far: – November 7 @ ICA, London (for the Atlantic Waves Festival)– November 8 @ Metz, Paris (for the Festival Musiques Volantes)More dates should be added to the list before long. If you yourself happen… Continue reading
I was scrolling down the Concert Calendar at Mark Russell’s Korea Gig Guide today and there was one concert announcement that caught me by surprise. The upcoming event i’m talking about is the one that will take place at Sangsang Madang Live Hall on May 24. Two Korean underground labels – GMC Records [hardcore] and… Continue reading
KoME has gotten the news that Yoon Band will make two shows in the UK on June 6 and 8 respectively. The support acts are English Steranko, that followed YB through their European tour some years back, and Korean American electronica guy Tomikita (who btw will play in Seoul with YDH himself as guest late… Continue reading
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.
YB (Yoon Band/Yoon Do Hyun Band) will once again play on South By Southwest (SXSW), Austin, Texas. This year they’ll have two performances on March 13. See times and stages here.
Through KoME we learn that blues man Kim Mok-kyoung will play at Bragdøya Blues 2008. He’s played there before and the arrangers reveal that he’s been the artist that most people (ever) have requested to see again. This one day blues festival takes place June 7 on an island outside of Kristiansand, Norway. Tickets are… Continue reading