Care to learn a bit more on morin khuur rock band Hanumpa? Have a look over at make-shift cartology for bio and samples: group overview: Haneumpa [한음파]. If you instead happen to be in the mood for something a bit more pop you might be interested in checking out the latest K-Music Spotlight from Dahee’s… Continue reading
Following two digital singles, the Hwantastic album was released on October 27. The full title reads 20th Anniversary Hwantastic Friends, and it celebrates 20 years as an artist for Lee Seung Hwan with a total of 10 re-recordings. In addition to 심장병 as performed by Outsider & MC Sniper & Horan, and 덩크슛 as performed… Continue reading
It seems KoME has been quite busy doing interviews recently, posting as many as 3 in the past month. – First there was Pastel‘s “new wave modern rock act” Zitten: Melodic rock band Zitten talks about their first album and the depth of their work. Reading, among other things I learned that 손톱 was the… Continue reading
Via twitter I came across a somewhat interesting article in The Korea Herald: Blazing path for indie musicians. It deals primarily with the music scene in Korea outside of Seoul, mentioning the great work carried out by Super Color Super.
As you may be aware, the lovely music of Tearliner is very dear to me. Unfortunately I haven’t had a chance to meet the man responsible while in Korea since he’s out traveling, but I did get a chance to perform an email interview him a few months ago. Today the resulting article was posted… Continue reading
New translation from wassereis on Wannabe-Translator today: NO REPLY ARE AWESOME!!! Among other things the article, translated from Asia Economy, reveals that No Reply‘s Jung Wook Jae is expected to release the mini album from his solo project TUNE mid-October.
The second Hwantastic Project was released as a digital single on September 29. This time it’s Whale singing together with a member from Kpop boyband 2AM, Jo Kwon, and they’re doing an updated version of Lee Seung Hwan‘s Dunk Shot (덩크슛), now called Dunk Shoot. Watch the MV preview or head over to allkpop to… Continue reading
Dahee Fanel has brought out the “K-Music Spotlight” for her Plastic Castle again, and this time it’s on The Black Skirts: [K-Music Spotlight] The Black Skirts. Videos and translated sample lyrics awaits you!
With the release of the music video for 넌 마치 U.F.O one of the biggest Kpop blogs has gotten its eyes on new wavers Telepathy: New male group, “Telepathy” debut their single, “UFO” (allkpop). Check out the video yourself on YouTube – seems they’ve changed the sound a bit since MySpace, and I really do… Continue reading
Do you remember female pop act Key’s Piano? Going under her own name, Younee, her music is now a bit jazzier and she’s made it to London. There she will relaunch her 2008 album True To You and also do an autumn tour starting in October. London Korean Links has the press release and has… Continue reading