All posts tagged K-pop

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    Korean Songs for a Rainy Day
    July 23, 2013, No comments

    Or night. It is utterly cliché, but there is something enchanting about listening to music on a rainy day. All our senses seem amplified under the umbrella of clouds. The pouring rain traps the melody and rhythm within…

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    Top Korean Variety Shows 2013
    July 1, 2013, No comments

    A well-known Korean saying goes: “In 10 years, even rivers and mountains change.” In TV Land, however, that time span would be less, and in Korean TV Land, it would even be shorter. We don’t have a “seasons’ …

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    Seoul to get name change
    April 1, 2013, No comments

    Just when you thought Psy’s hit song “Gangnam Style” had run out of ways to surprise you, the City of Seoul reports that it’s going Gangnam Style. That is, the metropolis is set to rebrand itself…

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    What is a K-pop Flashmob?
    November 8, 2012, No comments

    Gone are the days of the hesitant individual sending out an online appeal before performing a ditty, in a modest troupe, to a non-existent audience. October 2012 has seen the UK’s largest and most successful K-pop …

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    Gangnam style at the 2012 Gangnam Fashion Festival
    October 22, 2012, No comments

    Unless you have a deep aversion to pop culture or have no access to the internet, it is most likely you’ve heard of Gangnam by now. That ritzy, trendy district in Seoul whose style is making waves in the pop music world …

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    Behind the Scenes: KBS Music Bank
    October 12, 2012, No comments

    * This post is written by Korean Class Massive, one of the Korea Blog’s Worldwide Korea Bloggers. With Psy currently dominating the music charts all over the world and opening the way for Kpop, we take a look at one …

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    Psy Press Conference
    September 29, 2012, No comments

    * This post is written by Korean Class Massive, one of the Korea Blog’s Worldwide Korea Bloggers. A couple of us are currently in South Korea and were lucky enough to be invited to Psy’s first press conference…

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    2012 Thames Festival – Korean Section
    August 23, 2012, No comments

    * This post is written by Korean Class Massive, one of the Korea Blog’s Worldwide Korea Bloggers. It’s been one plentiful summer for all us Londoners this year with the KCC’s All Eyes on Korea programme.…