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Best of 2014 : Xtian’s Picks

Posted by on 2014/12/21 in Featured, Features | 0 comments

This year in Korean indie music was a wide one. So many releases this year that grabbed my attention ranged in styles from R&B, rock, acoustic pop, Korean traditional, jazz, balladry, so on and so on and so on. It was also a year of firsts, with many artists releasing their first full length albums after a year or more in the business, as you’ll see here.

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EE : Weird People We R Da People

Posted by on 2014/12/21 in Reviews | 0 comments

Depending on which release from EE you hear, the music will probably surprise you. The duo’s Weird People We R Da People is the first that I’ve heard from them in a while. Part musicians and part...

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Best of 2014 : Chris’ Picks

Posted by on 2014/12/19 in Editorials, Featured | 2 comments

It’s near the end of 2014 and I’m going back and looking at my...

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Standing Egg (스탠딩 에그) : US

Posted by on 2014/12/18 in Reviews | 2 comments

I have a soft spot for Standing Egg. They were the first Korean indie band I...

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Ktown Footnotes “teaches” you about JjapaGuri

Posted by on 2014/12/18 in News | 0 comments

The first Ktown Footnotes video is on YouTube and features Street Fighter IV,...

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Vote for the Best Albums of 2014

Posted by on 2014/12/18 in News | 0 comments

I’ve gone over the list of entries for the albums that readers voted as...

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Posted by on 2014/12/17 in Shows | 0 comments

It wasn’t until the past couple years that Korean hip-hop acts began...

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Boys in the Kitchen (보이즈 인더 키친) : Boys in the Kitchen

Posted by on 2014/12/17 in Reviews | 0 comments

This charming debut EP from four-piece alternative rock band Boys In the...

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Interview with 1TON

Posted by on 2014/12/16 in Featured, Interviews | 0 comments

I was introduced to Taesub, guitarist of 1TON, by JaeHyuk of Yellow Monsters....

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KIRARA : rcts

Posted by on 2014/12/16 in Reviews | 0 comments

According to her Bandcamp page, KIRARA‘s rcts is a collection of tracks...

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Sweden Laundry (스웨덴세탁소) : 순간

Posted by on 2014/12/15 in Reviews | 0 comments

Sweden Laundry is back with their infamous “coffee shop music”...

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The March Kings : Vivid Night

Posted by on 2014/12/14 in Reviews | 0 comments

I found The March Kings though a couple of YouTube videos, but then they...

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Cosmoshippie (우주히피) : 3

Posted by on 2014/12/11 in Reviews | 0 comments

I’ve been listening to a lot of folk lately; I think it comes with being tired...

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Ktown Cowboys Teaser features actor Big Phony

Posted by on 2014/12/10 in News | 0 comments

While we don’t normally cover movies, Big Phony shared the teaser...

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Vote For Your Favorite Albums of 2014

Posted by on 2014/12/10 in News | 0 comments

The end of the year is coming quickly and we’re compiling our personal...

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