That Woman Writes Lyrics That Man Composes Music
Music & Lyrics: The Wicked Witches of f(x) Written by Laura On September 7, 2014
Five years are both a long time and a feared number in the life of an idol group. Many disband before they even reach it, or they have to see members leave the group for a variety of reasons (especially under SM). While f(x) have faced similar problems over the course of the last few months, I want to take this opportunity of their fifth anniversary to look back at the great music they have created. . ... Read more
Music & Lyrics: Just the Way You Are Written by Camiele On August 19, 2014
As far as beauty standards go, South Korea ain’t exactly a beacon of aesthetic diversity. There’s a certain “norm” that pervades society and manages to keep both men and women worried about general acceptance. That’s not to suggest that South Korea is the only country that adheres to strict standards of beauty, not by a long shot. But it’s pretty clear in its modern culture that certain characteristics are not only desired, they’re expected. . ... Read more
Music & Lyrics: Orange Caramel and My Sushi are Dada! Written by Alolika On September 24, 2014
What is Orange Caramel’s success mantra?
No matter how much one thinks about it, it is nearly impossible to pin down the core reason for Orange Caramel’s success. However, there is an abstract ‘something’ oiling their smooth running sub-unit career. Their music is nothing ground-breaking; their choreography is restricted to simple moves, and their fashion often garish. The general consensus is that OC is concept-oriented but honestly, what in the world is OC’s concept? . ... Read more
Teen Top treat fans previews of their upcoming tracks from album “EXITO”.
Aside from the snippets of the audios, we could also enjoy the eyecandies and few lyrics which come along. The album includes a total of songs including title track “Missing”, “Alone”, “Cry”, “Love Is..”, “Remote Control”, and L.Joe”s self-written song “Love U”.. ... Read more
Jang Beom Joon of Busker Busker released an adorable music video for his latest single “Difficult Woman,” that seemed to be based on his own experience of becoming a father. . ... Read more
Music & Lyrics: The Bad Boys of B1A4 Written by Laverne On October 6, 2014
Debuting in 2011, B1A4 has slowly but surely built up a loyal fanbase over the years with catchy songs and funny music videos. They’ve even managed to become somewhat known as artists for their involvement in their latest mini album, Solo Day, having written and produced all the songs themselves. . ... Read more
G-Dragon is loved and supported for not only his strong and special vocal, but also the gifted song-writing skills.
This singer has previously asserted his talents through a slew hit songs of BIGBANG. Recently, G-Dragon has continued to make another milestone in this field. The famous singer will co- operate with YG Entertainment and write the two songs for YG Entertainment‘s new girl group.. ... Read more
Music & Lyrics: Postfeminism and “Strong Women” Written by Alolika On August 7, 2014
Often misunderstood because of its immense multiplicity of meanings, postfeminism is a highly contested and nebulous place to be in feminism. The term has commonly been used to announce a historical shift (after the height of second-wave feminism) or a backlash against feminism (Gill, 2011). . ... Read more
After that accidental kiss with Yoo Sung Eun, looks like Henry has fallen completely head over heels for her character to the point he”s daydreaming away to some funky piano playing in a musical segment of drama “Perseverance, Goo Hae Ra“!
He sings sweetly to her before realizing it was all in his head and tries to figure out how to approach her, using himself dressed as a woman for practicing purposes? Ah, as adorable and silly as ever! . ... Read more
Music & Lyrics: Sherlock, Mysteries and Unsolved Crimes Written by Morgan On March 21, 2015
From Agatha Christie, to Sherlock, to Cluedo, to the abundance of crime shows, the world has always been obsessed with mysteries and unsolved crimes. Dealing with the mysterious, intriguing and dark aspects of life, it only makes sense that the K-pop world would draw inspiration from this genre too. . ... Read more