Free Outdoor Market and Live Stage Added To KCON for First Time, as 2014 Convention Continues to Grow
KCON 2014 Includes Two Night of K-pop Concerts, Appearances from Top Korean Drama Stars, “League of Legends” Exhibition Match, and the “Taste of KCON”
A Larger Convention with More Panels, Workshops and Special Guests from Across Hallyu Storm Downtown L.A. August 9 and 10
KCON, the largest annual fan celebration of all things Hallyu, announced today that the third annual convention will feature a free marketplace with vendors from around LA and a free outdoor stage. KCON 2014 also revealed its program schedule for this year”s two day convention taking place August 9 and 10 in Downtown Los Angeles. Building on last year”s highly successful event at the Los Angeles Memorial Arena, KCON 2014 will return with a programming slate double the size and more varied than ever. In addition to two star-studded K-pop concerts (up from one in 2013), special guests and a new program of panels and workshops, KCON 2014 will add a slew of first-time features to the convention. ...
Angel Eyes Episode 20 Final Episode Live Recap by Hanyeoun
The show begins with DJ leaving the countryside island with SW unsuccessfully catching on the ferry. The girl asks SW if she wanted to get on the boat but SW denies saying she only wanted to meet the one she misses so much.
DJ has come back to Seyoung and meets JW thanking him for tipping him off about the weekend trip.
JW visits the penitentiary for his mother. Her eyes express a life of willing repentance with her son supporting her during his visits. Young Ji asked him what kind of mother she was and the son responded she was the best being on his side and will still support her....
Angel Eyes Episode 12 Review: Lee Sang Yoon Says to Koo Hye Sun “Let’s Live Together for a Long Time”
In Angel Eyes, episode 12, Park Dong Joo(played by Lee Sang Yoon) told Yoon Soo Wan(played by Koo Hye Sun) to live with him for a long time.
Previously, Ki Woon Chan(played by Gong Hyung Jin)’s son and his kindergarten friends came to visit at the fire station, and Woon Chan played with the kids.
Later, Dong Joo and Soo Wan talked about their future kids. Soo Wan said, “I want to be a good mom just like your mother.” Dong Joo replied, “Sure. You can be like her except for one thing. Let’s live together for a long time with our kids.” Then gave Soo Wan a hug. ...
f(x)“s Krystal had a fainting spell at the “SMTOWN Live in Shanghai” concert on October 18, and SM Entertainment has finally released an official statement.
A rep from SME stated on the 22nd, “Krystal took time to rest after she showed signs of dizziness after performing at last Saturday”s concert. Currently, she”s returned to filming her drama and is following through with her schedule well.”
Krystal showed signs of fatigue at the “SMTOWN Live in Shanghai” concert when f(x) were performing “Red Light“. She was seen wearing sunglasses on stage and walking off as soon as the group was done with the song. According to eyewitnesses, she fainted as she exited the stage and fell onto fellow member Victoria for support. A staff member quickly carried her to a waiting van....
Princess Hyegyeong stands up to the king… in that she kneels before the king, prepared to supplicate until he either reopens the prince’s murder investigation or she dies, whichever comes first. More to the point, she has her toddler son, San (future King Jeongjo), wailing at her side. Under her relentless appeals and the mounting pressure, Yeongjo finally comes out to face them.
He softens (thank god) at the sight of his bawling grandson, picking him up and soothing his tears with the promise, “Your grandfather was wrong and will take care of everything, so stop crying.” Hyegyeong secures a further promise that Yeongjo will reopen the investigation, then allows herself a tiny smile of relief....
“The Night Watchman” came to an end at #1 in its time slot this week!
According to AGB Nielsen Media Research, MBC“s The Night Watchman” achieved a 12.5% viewer rating for its finale on Tuesday, which is a 1.0% increase from its previous viewer rating of 11.5% on Monday. This was more than enough to clinch the win as the other two dramas are trailing far behind.
KBS 2TV“s “Cantabile Tomorrow” rose 0.3% from a 5.8% viewer rating on Monday to a 6.1% viewer rating on Tuesday, barely beating SBS” “Secret Door”, which achieved a 6.0% viewer rating for both nights this week....
After demonstrating that he’s the maestro who can take the same orchestra and create a completely different sound, Streseman kicks Yoo-jin out. Nae-il looks like she’s going to burst into tears right then and there, but Yoo-jin holds his ground and says that he has until tomorrow to prove himself—until then, this is still his orchestra.
Streseman agrees to their original terms, so Yoo-jin picks up his baton for one final rehearsal for Beethoven’s 3rd. No one looks happy to play for Yoo-jin, and again he senses that something is off....
When we last left off, Dal-hyang was about to turn into No-soo’s human pincushion after finding himself underneath the floorboards in Ingguldai’s room—but this hour begins by rewinding back to the point where Ingguldai first attacked Dal-hyang in a drug-fueled haze.
While a disguised No-soo had been sneaking around outside, Dal-hyang did his best to try and dodge the big swing we saw Ingguldai take before, the one that splashed blood back onto the general’s face. Now we see that he did in fact land a hit on Dal-hyang, but it could’ve been worse: He nicked Dal-hyang’s thigh when he probably meant to decapitate him....
The director”s cut of “THE TaeTiSeo” that aired on October 21 had a lot of goodies for fans that did not air previously on the show. In one portion, Taeyeon talked about being alone.
She said, “I don”t like being alone. I also want to play or something like that. However, I want to be alone,” revealing that she even liked to go to the beach alone when she was stressed to relieve her feelings.
When the production crew asked why she went to the beach alone, Taeyeon replied, “To tell the truth, I feel suffocated wherever I go, so I do want to go out, but there are so many people when I do, so… Sometimes, I become stressed, so…” ...
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BEAST returns with the soulful mini album “Time.”
Cube Entertainment’s BEAST continues with refined sophistication through R&B ballads on their latest mini album “Time.” “Time” is a six track follow up to their “Good Luck” EP that was released in June 2014.
“Time” is a special release marking the fifth anniversary since BEAST made their debut. BEAST has been able to combat the so-called “five year K-Pop curse” through their dedicated fandom and the strong evolution of their musical style. The overall concept of “Time” is sensually soulful with tracks like “Close My Eyes” and “12:30” helping to stir listeners hearts....