Heo Young-joo, a 22-year-old student at Sungkyunkwan University and member of girl group The SeeYa, is one of many young people who joined a cycling relay dubbed “One Korea, New Eurasia”.
The relay, hosted by the Chosun Ilbo to promote Korean reunification, takes participants on a 15,000 km journey that starts in Berlin on Sept. 13. They will cycle from through Russia, Kazakhstan, Mongolia and China. Heo will be with the team for nine days to complete the 751 km route from Berlin to Warsaw....
As the new Super Junior’s image was posted, Super Junior’s fans have raised the question if their idols are coming back.
The picture was posted via Shindong’s SNS on October 10th with a simple caption “#MV”. The viewers are impressed by the artistic in the image, where Super Junior’s members are holding a drum stick between their fingers.
It is reported that Super Junior is preparing for their 7th album titled “MAMACITA”, which will be released by the end of October....
YG Entertainment’s Unique Unicorn Boy Band Uniq Written by Gaya On September 19, 2014
K-pop fans were in a tizzy in late August when an official release, announcing YG Family’s Power upcoming concert in Beijing, included a new word for our vocabulary: UNIQ.
Once an image of said release was made available online, discussion started on just what this mystical new four-letter word meant. The spelling and all-caps immediately made it obvious that it was a group name — but for which group? The possibilities considered were: ...
Indie band Play the Siren has released a making-of MV for “Dream Drive“!
As the MV featured f(x)“s Luna, you can also see her in the making-of film, monitoring how the MV is going.
The song is described as an “addictive and powerful EDM sound with a pop melody… Luna”s vocals play a vitamin-like role in the song.” Play the Siren is a five-member group that has received long training under SM Entertainment“s indie label subsidiary BALJUNSO.
Check out the video above!...
CMJ Music Marathon Delivers Second Artist Lineup Including Seoul-Based Electronic Rock Band Love X Stereo
(Photo : Love X Stereo ) Love X Stereo will return to the U.S. for CMJ Music Marathon.
On September 24, CMJ Music Marathon delivered its second lineup announcement, which included seven hundred additional artists.
Korea”s Love x Stereo was included within the list, along with artists such as Chairlift and A Place to Bury Strangers. Love x Stereo were recent participants in the 2014 Seoulsonic Tour and appeared at SXSW.
The latest artists announced join the stellar list of talent which was already provided by CMJ on August 27. Highlights from the initial list include Cold War Kids, the Kills, Bombay Bicycle Club, and Slowdive....
(Photo : Facebook) What if Kwanghee was part of Nasty Nasty?
What if ZE:A”s Kwanghee had Kevin”s spot for Nasty Nasty?
This discussion was brought up on the September 19th episode of KBS radio program “Lee So Ra”s Music Plaza” because Kevin, Kyungri, and Sojin were guests for the show.
Lee So Ra asked Kevin, “When it was revealed that Kevin will be a member of Nasty Nasty, how did the members of ZE:A respond? Weren”t they jealous?”...
Finally N-Sonic reached India to be the first ever K-POP group to visit India!
The first ever Korean Pop band coming to India had their press conference at the Korean Cultural Center India this morning. They were greeted with traditional Indian flower garlands.
Fans were overwhelmed with happiness when they met N-Sonic. Infact N-Sonic were surprised to see all the Indian fans giving them such a warm welcome.
K poppers in India felt very lucky as they got to see K-pop stars in front of them. ...
(Photo : SBS ) Fans are upset over SBS” use of the name EXO for “Modern Farmer.”
Fans of the EXO have expressed concern regarding the use of the band”s name in the upcoming SBS drama “Modern Farmer.” “Modern Farmer” features a fictitous band named Excellent Souls which is led by FTISLAND”s Lee Hong Ki.
The issue at hand is the Korean abbreviation of Excellent Souls, which literally is EXO. As pointed out by Soompi in their English language coverage of the issue, Excellent Souls when abbreviated in Hangul is 엑소....
WINNER, who had their debut with YG Entertainment three weeks ago, have been called “K-Pop’s Exciting New Boy Band.” by Billboard.
After winning on the show WIN:Who Is Next against Team B, WINNER was chosen to be the first boy group to debut after eight years under YG Entertainment.
Preparing their debut for a year in silence, WINNER finally stepped out with their album “2014 S/S,” earning first place on Billboard’s World Albums chart.
Fellow artists Lee Hi and Akdong Musician, also under YG Entertainment, as well as rookie group GOT7 from JYP Entertainment were close runner-ups to WINNER on the Billboard charts. ...
Royal Pirates” entertainment label Apple of the Eye Co. has announced that the rock band will be collaborating with Hallyu star Lee Min Ho for his upcoming “RE:MINHO (Reboot Lee Min Ho)” tour!
Actor and musician Lee Min Ho will be launching his concert tour this weekend on October 4 in Beijing, China. He will be joined on stage by Royal Pirates, who will perform some of their own songs before having a joint, collaborative stage with Lee Min Ho. As the public is used to seeing Lee Min Ho as a charming, flower-boy actor, fans are anticipating the kind of performance he will deliver as a rock star. ...