Korean Lovers On Instiz Alternate Their Profile Images After DERP Photo Of BTS Is going VIRAL

Korean Lovers On Instiz Alternate Their Profile Images After DERP Photo Of BTS Is going VIRAL

Share on FacebookShare on Twitter Even though idols are most oftenactually photogenic, once in a while even visually shocking celebrities can take a bad photo. 

For example, the participants of popular male idol group BTS are no strangers to awkward photos, and their lovers are no doubt aware. In fact, some fans these days showed the gang some affection throughthe use of some awkward pictures of the Big Hit Entertainment members as their profile pictures. Intrigued with the peculiar trend, many netizens have discussed the profile photographs on Instiz, where its receiveda massive number of attention.

Find out what Netizens had to mention about this newsletter below!

Koreaboo has gathered reactions from Netizens who commented at thelong-established article from our Korean source. The beneath comments are the preferred comments at the time of this article being published.

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Which Korean stars does Jack Black wish to  shape a band with

Which Korean stars does Jack Black wish to shape a band with

Jack Black had a just right time joking around all through his reside interview on January 20 via Naver's 'V' app. Jack Black took the honor of being the primary Hollywood superstarto seemat the 'V' app, and he mentioned his new film 'Kung Fu Panda 3,' his love for Korean music, Psy, and which stars in K-Entertainment he needs to shape a band with. 

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Jack Black said, "Korean fanatics are the best. I suspect Korean track is great. I cherished the band that opened for us during our concert and I feel Psy is awesome, too," revealing that he isa large fan of Psy, a call that just can notcross unmentioned when K-Pop is concerned. 

Park Kyung Lim, who used to be interviewing Jack Black, told him that she may call Psy as she is conversant in the singer. Alas, they will have tonow notwerein a positionto be triumphant in him as Jack Black settled for a video message instead. In the video, Jack Black relayed his greetings with, "Hey Psy, in case you are watching, please go watch 'Kung Fu Panda 3.'" 

Jack Black, who is a a section of a band called Tenacious D, joked that he, Park Kyung Lim and Psy ought tosort a band called Tenacious K. He said, "The 3peoplemust always form a band together," bringing much laughter. 

We would liketo peer that! Or possibly a collaboration? 


Profile Of A K-Pop Fan: Grace Anderson Connects With Her Korean Roots Thank you To BTOB And Ailee

Profile Of A K-Pop Fan: Grace Anderson Connects With Her Korean Roots Thank you To BTOB And Ailee

HOME: Millstone, New Jersey

CURRENTLY: Attending Prime School

INTRO TO K-POP: "Ah, it all starts with the truth that my brother and I are followed from Seoul, South Korea. We are not biological siblings though. By some means he were given into K-pop, and then he got me into K-pop. I be mindful having K-pop songs on my iPod and I'dpay attentionto a couple once in awhile. I don't forgetbeing attentive tothe beauty Girls, 2NE1, SHINee, and Girls' Generation. My first favourite K-pop song used to be "Lucifer" by SHINee.

My brother, my mother and I saw 2NE1 in concert in August 2012. I distinctively bear in mind the microphone stand all the manner through one song became a beauitful tree with the participantsstatusat thefacets in dresses and it was a magical sight. On Friday, November 9, 2012, we saw Large Bang. I remember them thanking us for popping out because Storm Sandy just struck the Jersey Shore. They rode on segways and had great outfits on, and Daesung did his solo, ya know? After that I got into the insanity called K-pop. It was one of the mostbest possible and worst choices ane possesseach and every made- seriously and non-seriously at all. Well, the ones are my earliest K-pop memories."

THE DIFFERENCE: "I would say K-pop is other to any other pop track from anyplace else in the sector due to, obviously, the language. It is a language no onein the United Stateslearns in class and may also bewithout difficulty judged because it isanything out of the norm. Asians have sure stereotypes, yet I wager to upload to they all is the speculation that their music is bizarrebecause of language barriers, especially coming from a rustic that no personcan pay care to much.

Secondly, the reality that idols have explicit dances to every song. I'macutely conscious of artists and bands from alternative countries having routines to their music but not anything to this extent of intensity.

Third, K-pop showcases such so much ofideas that shall be then bright to in between to dark ones that is alsoreasonablythe various from other music. Their costumes and music videos could be more intricate.

Lastly, K-pop does not get showcased much in other countries, but slowly yet unquestionablyit be spreading like wildfire via mini gala's and conventions in addition approximately concerts.

All of my pals know I admire K-pop and I got some into K-pop as well. So I'dmost likely delineate K-pop as my culture and background. Since I am adopted from Seoul, I would say that K-pop is helping me bring some of my wealthy culture and history to my lifestyles to give it some flare. I would describe K-pop as amusing and loopy equally any other form of music they have heard of. There is no definite solution to how to describe K-pop because it is sonot easy to describe the goodness of it all!"

WHY BTOB: "BTOB would be my favorite workforceon account of their amazing music; they are all talented in their own special techniquesno longer entirely strictly rapping or singing. They're dorky and hilarious, are enthusiastic about what they do, they love their Melody fanatics thus so much, and they aretruly underrated. They make me so so glad and laugh such a lot when observing their videos."

FAVORITE SONG: "You're So Fly"


WHY AILEE: "Ailee is queen. She has amazing vocals and was raised in New Jersey, and this is the reason where I live. She may be so beautifuland sort and has a candy smile/eye smile. "

KEEPING AN EYE ON: "Monsta X. I have been keen on theirs since "No.Mercy" and their pre-debut days. I'm like a proud mom, even supposing they're all older than me and the maknae youngest member was born in 1996. Their music is freaking amazing and their dances are rad, and their music videos are awesome. You will have to merelytake a glance at 'em out! They're the only real band I've been with since their pre-debut."

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Korean-American Rock Band Royal Pirates Bring New Sound With Newest EP '3.3'

Korean-American Rock Band Royal Pirates Bring New Sound With Newest EP '3.3'

Royal Pirates 3.3 (Photo : Apple of the attention Co. and Universal Tune Korea) Korean-American pop rock band Royal Pirates returned on Dec. 1 with their newest album, a six-track EP titled 3.3.

On 3.3, the gang continues to increase their authentic music tastevia adding in a wealth of musical components to the other tracks.

"Let U Go" starts off3.3flawlessly with Royal Pirates' trademark pop-rock sounds, yet soon breaks out of the set mold and blossoms into a totally unique new sound. Once the refrain hits you can lose any semblance of regulateby way of your head bobbing.

The electronic environment of "Too Fast" brilliantly starts to introduce the target market to the band's new EDM endeavor. Round the 2:57 mark the song falls into a more space feel but soon returns to its catchy chorus.

Not simplest does "Run Away" determine regal Pirates as force to be reckoned with, but solidifies their position every bitprobably the mostbest bands in K-Pop. The catchy chorus in addition its quite so much of synths makes the lead unmarried a uniqueadvent indeed. Did somebody else have a mini musical center attack at 2:22?

"U I" slows down the album a little bit alongsidea section of new age funk. The track permits for a at easeexampleto absorbthe entirealternativeparts placed in the song, from the funky bass guitar to the brass trumpets in the background.

The album is not of route flawless. "Dangerous" is the black sheep of 3.3, with not much to provideas adverse toa captivatingglance at their musical astuteness. Similarly,"Without You" starts off with the ability ballad feels appropriate away. The toned down pacing is an entire contrast from the start of the album that leaves you in want of more.

As total 3.3is an awesome accomplishment for Royal Pirates. Their sound has evolved into a more exceptional EDM filled goodness this iscertainto paste around for a long time.

Check out Royal Pirates' comeback single "Run Away" below!

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Original member of Korean folk band C`est Si Bon makes a comeback in 48 years

Original member of Korean folk band C`est Si Bon makes a comeback in 48 years

Its an generation where other people can are living for one hundred years. Numerous days are forward of me. I made up our minds to accomplish back at the degree for the dream that I had to sacrifice to give a spice up to my family, acknowledged Lee Ik-gyun, 68, some of the long-established individuals of Koreas mythical folk track band C`est Si Bon Trio. When Lee seemed in a native communicate display program, he used to be complimented for his low-register voice. His voice over the telephone sounded low yet cheerful.

Lee, Jo Young-nam, Yoon Hyung-ju and Kim Se-hwan will carry out 2015 C`est Si Bon and Buddies Concert Season 2 at the Sejong middle of Appearing Arts on Sep. 26 and 27. As the concert enters the season 2 after four years because the C`est Si Bon concert began in 2011, Lee made a decision to signal up for on the stage after a 48-year-long break. In the film C`est Si Bon, which opened in local theaters previous this year, the foremost persona Oh Geun-tae (played through Korean actor Jeong Woo) is in keeping with Lees genuine story.

Different from the motion picture story, I'm truly not the user that betrays chums for love, Lee said. He joined the folk band when he studied civil engineering at Yonsei University. Lee took a damage from faculty to grow to be a singer but he had to sign up for the military in 1968 after receiving a realize of enlistment. Afterwards, he gave up on his dream and were running for a structure corporate for 40 years. i determined to live the 2d one existence thank you to C`est Si Bon band members, said Lee, who currently got here back to Korea after completing a bridge construction assignment in Nepal.

During the 2-hour-long concert, C`est Si Bon and company will provide old pop songs adding When the Saint pass Marching In, which become played in the movie. Audiences will also experience their own songs reminiscent of We could Go on a Trip, Hwagae Market, Closed Clam Shells, and Thorn Tree Bird. Trot singer Jo Jeong-min, the concerts guest, will sing Bumble Bee, unhappy Movies, and A Long Hair woman with C`est Si Bon members. Jo Young-nam said, Thanks to Lee Ik-gyun with low-register voice and feminine singer Jo Jeong-min, vocal sounds of the concert have turned into enriched, more than ever.

At a local radio prove in 2009, Jo Young-nam, Lee Jang-hee, Song Chang-sik, Yoon Hyung-ju and Kim Se-hwan, who were the C`est Si Bon members, accrued all in combination for the primary time in 40 years. Kim said, whilst were practicing for the concert, we have got an excellent teamwork as though we separated just yesterday. As now Lee, the original member of the band, joined the concert, I wish six of us all may just function on the stage at some point in the future.

Im no longer a certified singer like other members. However, on each occasion C`est Si Bon members want me, I can remain with them as we did at that time, said Lee. The concert can be staged at 3 PM and seven PM on Sep. 26 and at 2 PM and six PM on Sep. 27. The price tag costs variety from 88,000 to 165,000 (approx. USD 141.9). For more information, touch 1544-1555.


Korean Rock Band YB To Hold 20th Anniversary Concert

Korean Rock Band YB To Hold 20th Anniversary Concert

(Photo : Facebook) Celebrating their 20th anniversary, Korean rock band YB will hold a special concert for their fans.

The band (also referred to as Yoonband or Yoon Do Hyun Band)rose in popularity during the 2002 World Cup, which was co-hosted by South Korea and Japan, for their soccer anthem "Oh Pilseung Korea." YB"s popularity continued after the band appeared on the show I Am A Singerin 2011.

YB"s 20th anniversary concert will be held from Oct. 15 to 18 at the LG Arts Center in Southern Seoul, South Korea. The title of their concert will be 20-Year-Old.

After their anniversary concert, the rock band will tour nine cities around South Korea, including Daegu, Busan, and Changwon until the end of the year.

The rock band YB consists Yoon Do Hyun, Heojun, Kim Jin Won, Park Tae Hee, and Scott Hellowell. The rock band is known for their explosive and dynamic live performances. They are influenced by classic rock groups with added modern elements. The group also combines their music with contemporary Korean cultural identity.

YB Band; "Oh Pilseung Korea"


Taya of SOREA band reveals cool Korean traditional drum performance remixed with Flo Rida

Taya of SOREA band reveals cool Korean traditional drum performance remixed with Flo Rida"s "GDFR"

Taya of SOREA band reveals cool Korean traditional drum performance remixed with Flo Rida

Taya of SOREA Band is gaining attention after her "Janggu" performance!

Janggu is a Korean traditional drum, and she played a "GDFR Janggu Remix", remixing Flo Rida"s "GDFR" to match her drum playing. Because of how the janggu works, she can dance and perform the instrument at the same tie.

"GDFR" is the group"s 9th song in their "Infinite Challenge of SOREA" where they show the possibilities of Korean traditional music. Check out the video above!


Korean Band Rocks Out in Mashup of AOA’s “Like a Cat” and Ariana Grande’s “Problem”

Korean Band Rocks Out in Mashup of AOA’s “Like a Cat” and Ariana Grande’s “Problem”

A great cover or mashup can make you love a song(s) even more. AND make you wish the artist releases the mashup/cover in an official digital single. That is what the rockin mashup of AOAs Like a Cat and Ariana Grandes Problem by a Korean band named DEHIGHT (DHAIT) makes me want to petition for.

This four-member pop rock band is composed of vocalist Lee Han Yeol, guitarist and leader Song Seung Won, Jun Chang Gi on bass, and Choi Sung Han on drums. They hail from the cities of Dongducheon and Uijeongbu in the Gyeonggi Province of South Korea. Within five years, they have performed over 100 times for the public, and they released their first official single in July of last year titled Farewell Frequency. They have since released two other singles.

DEHIGHT is well-known for their covers and I can definitely tell why. Check out the AOA x Ariana Grande mashup below:

You can visit their Facebook here.



South Korean Boy Band CNBLUE Bagged Asia Best Group at '2015 iQiyi Night Awards Ceremony' in China

South Korean Boy Band CNBLUE Bagged Asia Best Group at '2015 iQiyi Night Awards Ceremony' in China

CNBLUE Awarded ‘Asia Best Group’ at the 2015 iQiyi Night Awards Ceremony

CNBLUE has been awarded with ‘Asia Best Group’ award!

On December 6, the 2015 iQiyi Night awards ceremony opened up in Beijing, China. Earlier, it was reported that CNBLUE was the only Korean artist to participate in this ceremony, and they ended up receiving the ‘Best Group’ award.

iQiyi is known as a professional video service provider established by China’s biggest portal site, Baidu. This year, it hosted the very first awards ceremony for movies, dramas, music, variety, and more for countries throughout Asia.

During the group’s acceptance speech, leader Jung Yong Hwa expressed, “Thank you, iQiyi. We built up many memories in China this year through concerts and such, and we hope to make even more memories in 2015.”

Additionally, CNBLUE graced the ending stage with a performance of “I’m Sorry” and “Can’t Stop.”cnblue 2 cnblue 3


South Korean Indie Band 10cm Drops Third Album,

South Korean Indie Band 10cm Drops Third Album, "3.0" On November 19th

Indie band 10cm release

South Korean indie band “10cm” walked softly into fans’ heart with their third album, “3.0” and a music video for title song, "Missing You"!

The album includes humorously titled tracks such as "3rd Album Burdens" and "Why Do Women Always Get Upset" - doing what the indie band does best, making tunes with just the simple experiences in life by adding just a pinch of acoustics and a dash of harmonious vocals. With this album, 10cm transforms into story tellers as they narrate their simple daily lives.

Check out the full playlist for 10cm"s "3.0" album below, and the MV for the title track "Missing You" above!