Today it was announced that Apollo 18, that have now returned to Korea after recording their new EP, will go back to Japan in July to play the last day of Fuji Rock Festival ’11. For some more Apollo 18 action in Japan – check out these photos from their last Japan show following the… Continue reading
Apollo 18 are in Japan to record some new material in the Zankyo Record studio. As hinted previously, while there they’ll be playing a show in Shibuya, Tokyo, on May 28: Bad Noise! 28 May – Apollo18, Sawas Phool + The Cold Tommy.
This day has offered a remarkably high amount of notifications about concerts from Korean bands outside of Korea: – Singer/songwriter Hee Young announced via Facebook that she’ll be playing Bar4 in Brooklyn, New York, on May 5. – DFSB Kollective sent out a press release revealing that legendary punk band Crying Nut will partake in… Continue reading
Pika is spending spring in Berlin and via Facebook she announced today that she will hold her first concert there this Sunday, April 23: Pika Concert. Supporting her that evening will be VJ Z1, with whom she has a new “animation-film-graphic and music collaboration” going as White Rabbit. The first video from the duo was… Continue reading
A new weekend has come, and while some may be looking for activities other may be looking to catch up on a bit of reading. Let’s start with some things taking place tomorrow, April 16: For starters: if you’re in the vicinity of Chicago don’t forget that you’ll have a chance to check out charming… Continue reading
It’s April 2 and time has come for the 2K11 Seoulsonic tour‘s final even at The Roxy Theatre in Los Angeles. Mark Russell posed a few questions on the tour to Galaxy Express, Idiotape, and Vidulgi OoyoO and published the answers over at the KOCCA blog: Korean Music – Reporting From Abroad. People in the… Continue reading
Time has almost come for Apollo 18 to leave the US. On their way back, however, they will not just transfer in Japan but stick around long enough to play a couple of gigs. One date was announced before the earthquake, and today they confirmed that it was still on. And so Apollo 18 will… Continue reading
Happy Robot‘s electro/rock band The KOXX will be engaging in a bit of traveling over the next week. Through the band’s recently launched Facebook page the members let it be known that they’d be leaving Korea on March 25 and followed it by creating two events: one for Melody of Life 6, which takes place… Continue reading
March 24 is about to begin in eastern US and that marks the date when the 2K11 Seoulsonic bands first take on the stage in New York. BeaconPass has been plugging the event: SEOULSONIC Presents Vidulgi Ooyoo, Galaxy Express, Idiotape, Big Phony, Kite Operations. For those that cannot go to The Knitting Factory themselves, Livestream… Continue reading
During the day it seems the Seoulsonic bands have all secured another gig in Austin for March 19. Galaxy Express and Idiotape will both revisit Easy Tiger Patio, starting at 3PM. Vidulgi OoyoO on the other hand will be playing the Lawyers4Musicians Music Rock Showcase at Longhorn Inn as announced previously.