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The port city of Incheon revels in its early modern past

The port city of Incheon revels in its early modern past

Going to Chinatown

Incheon”s best known tourist attraction is its Chinatown, Korea”s oldest and largest. Located just across from Incheon Station and easily recognized by the tell-tale pailou gate, Incheon”s Chinatown was founded in 1884 when traders from China”s Shandong Province settled in the port to deal in sundries, salt, cereals and alluvial gold. It”s a wonderfully atmospheric place of exotic, Chinese-style row houses, historic Chinese restaurants and Chinese temples and gardens. ...

2NE1 'I Am The Best' Goes Into Mainstream Rotation At New York City Radio Station 92.3 AMP

2NE1 'I Am The Best' Goes Into Mainstream Rotation At New York City Radio Station 92.3 AMP

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New York City radio station 92.3 AMP has started to include 2NE1’s “I Am The Best” within its playlist of songs. In addition to playing “I Am The Best,” 92.3 AMP provided listeners who were curious about 2NE1 and the song with a profile on the station website.

 

(Photo : 92.3 AMP ) 2NE1 has started to receive radio play alongside Ariana Grande and Sam Smith on New York”s 92.3 AMP.

 

The CBS radio station, which was formerly 92.3 NOW, includes music beyond the Top 40 format to include emerging artists from throughout the world. 92.3 NOW focused on Top 40 music but was one of the first radio stations to include the 2012 hit “Gangnam Style” in its rotation. 92.3 NOW also provided coverage of Psy”s iconic 2012 performance of “Gangnam Style” for NBC’s “The Today Show.”...

"City of Light" shines with food, arts festival

"City of Light" shines with food, arts festival

A college press corps covering the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism poses with a smile on their faces on October 17 as the Gwangjang Festival is underway at the May 18 Democracy Square to mark the “Month of Culture” in Gwangju, Jeollanam-do.Gwangju is alternatively known as the “City of Light”, with gwang meaning “light” in Korean and ju from the word for “province”. The southern city now abounds with cross-cultural activities that involve traditional food, arts and performances. Recently, this “City of Culture”, another nickname for Gwangju, has been playing host to a special festival going on around the Asian Culture Complex, focusing especially on the cultures of East Asia. ...

Seoul city designates actor as PR rep

Seoul city designates actor as PR rep

The Seoul Metropolitan Government will designate actor Kim Soo-hyeon-I as one of its public relations representatives, according to Keyeast Entertainment yesterday.

A ceremonial event to mark the designation will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday at Dongdaemun Design Plaza, central Seoul.

“We”re so glad that we could appoint Kim as a PR ambassador to the city because he represents the Korean Wave”, Seoul City said in a separate press release.

“We hope he will bring positive energy and influence to the tourism industry”. ...

Seoul metro turns 40: city"s must-visit stations

Seoul metro turns 40: city"s must-visit stations

Gwanghwamun Square seen in the daytime (above) and nighttime (below). It is where both the traditional and modern aspects of Korea exist. (photos: Jeon Han)

City Hall Station is close to Gwanghwamun Station on line number five and Gyeongbokgung Station on line number three, both surrounded by many historical sites. One of the most important sites is Gyeongbokgung Palace, the first and most important palace of the Joseon Dynasty. Well known for its magnificent beauty and grand size, the palace is always crowded with tourists who visit to learn about the nation”s history as well as to appreciate the palace”s architecture and garden landscape. ...

Yoon Jong Shin reveals artsy animated MV for "Gray City" feat. Swings

Yoon Jong Shin reveals artsy animated MV for "Gray City" feat. Swings

Yoon Jong Shin has revealed his artsy animated music video for his track “Gray City” featuring rapper Swings.

“Gray City” is part of the “Yoon Jong Shin Monthly Project“, which features Yoon Jong Shin collaborations with different artists. As Swings joins the producer for this song, it has an RnB and rap flair added to the slow beat.

The MV includes animated images of a detective theme inspired by the mobile phone game “Gray City 2“....

TaeTiSeo steal the spotlight at "Ralph Lauren"s runway event in New York City

TaeTiSeo steal the spotlight at "Ralph Lauren"s runway event in New York City

The sweet trio TaeTiSeo made a splash at a recent “Ralph Lauren” runway event for the “POLO for Women” Spring 2015 collection which was held at Central Park in New York City.

The ladies looked elegant and pretty in black and plaid-patterned dresses, not to mention matching black Mary Jane shoes. You can spot them at the 0:21 mark in the above promotional video of footage taken from the event.

You can also check out their bright smiles and glamorous fashion in the picture below....

B1A4 Takes Over 'M! Countdown LA' Prior To Four City U.S. Tour

B1A4 Takes Over 'M! Countdown LA' Prior To Four City U.S. Tour

(Photo : Kpopstarz) B1A4 on the Red Carpet prior to their awe-inspiring Day One performance.

Day one of KCON 2014 culminated with a powerful performance by B1A4. The group delivered the strongest out of the three featured male groups, which included VIXX and Teen Top.

B1A4 recently performed “Lies” from Big Bang for the tenth anniversary of “M! Countdown,” a detail which was most relevant when seeing the group provide the lead up to Big Bang”s G-Dragon.


(Photo : KCON 2014)
B1A4 had one of the best performances of KCON 2014 Day 1. ...

Exo performs in western Chinese city

Exo performs in western Chinese city

Popular boy group Exo has completed its concert in Xian, China, according to its agency SM Entertainment yesterday.

The boy group met with around 10,000 fans in “Exo from Exoplanet #1 – The Lost Planet – in Xi”an” on Saturday.

Exo opened the concert with its debut song “Mama” and then presented performances for many of its popular songs including “Wolf”, “Growl”, and “Overdose”. For about two hours, the group ran through 30 different songs. Besides the group performances, each member also took time to show off his talents to show more diverse characters. ...

B1A4 Delivers One Of The Best New York City K-Pop Performances Of 2014 [Concert Review]

B1A4 Delivers One Of The Best New York City K-Pop Performances Of 2014 [Concert Review]

B1A4 left BANAs with many happy memories.

During their October 3 show, B1A4 delivered one of the best K-Pop performances New York City fans have seen in 2014.

B1A4 played before a packed but relatively calm audience during the first leg of their American tour entitled Road Trip to US. Their fans, many of whom began to line up at noon, were eager to see B1A4 take the stage. B1A4 promptly began to perform at 8PM. 

(Photo : Jean Libert for Kpopstarz)
While the group are consummate vocalists, B1A4 also shined during dance sequences.

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