Arang and the Magistrate is about a month away from its premiere on MBC, which means it’s in the thick of shoots. That gives us a steady stream of stills and promotional tidbits about the fusion romance-melo sageuk that pairs a ghost (Shin Mina) who doesn’t know why she’s dead with the very-much-alive magistrate (Lee Jun-ki), who comes to help figure out the mystery. And maybe also fall in love with the dead girl, breaking everybody’s hearts. I’m bracing myself for delicious conflict, though also clinging to hope that there’s a way to Make It Happen in a satisfactory way . ... Read more
Chase “Cha Cha” Malone, who has collaborated with artists such as Jay Park and U-Kiss, is rising to prominence in the K-pop scene. Cha Cha recently collaborated with Jay Park for his newly released mixtape, “FRESH AIR: BREATHE IT,” and produced three out of the six tracks on the mixtape. Koreaboo recently had a chance to interview Malone to talk about his history and inspirations, and he also shared some advice for those interested in getting into the music industry. Check out his interview below:. ... Read more
It’s been a long time coming. Over two years after re-emerging as a solo artist with a YouTube cover of “Nothing on You“, Jay Park has finally launched his first-ever concert series in North America with the ‘Verizon APAHM Tour‘! . ... Read more
After making a strong debut on Dream High 2 and with their debut album, ‘BOUNCE‘, JJ Project is jam-packed with skills acquired through JYPE’s long practice hours and rigorous training. . ... Read more
Although most of the discussion surrounding the international presence of K-Pop centers around the “Big Three” entertainment agencies – SM, YG, and JYP Entertainment – there are numerous smaller, but just as potent, agencies working to bring the Hallyu Wave to even farther shores. . ... Read more
The Japanese media held an interview ahead of the “M Countdown Hello Japan” event, with guests including Tiger JK, MBLAQ, Dynamic Duo and Busker Busker.
When asked about his feelings on his upcoming performance, Tiger JK said, “A lot of people know Yoon Mirae because of her Japanese activities, but no one recognises me. When I arrived in Japan, everyone thought I was her bodyguard.”. ... Read more