10cm & Okdal Tour Hits NYC & Washington DC in June

10cm & Okdal Tour Hits NYC & Washington DC in June

The wave of Korean indie artists coming to the US continues with two of the biggest duos in the scene, 10cm and Okdal! Unless you’ve been living under a rock, 10cm’s Kwon Jung Yeol and Yoon Cheol Jong have been on a tear since their debut single,...
Listen to Some New Big Phony Demos

Listen to Some New Big Phony Demos

Big Phony is a great singer-songwriter, even enough to impress my Mom (her one goal at SXSW 2015 was to see him live). It’s been over a year since Bobby and Long Live The Lie released and won Korean Indie’s 2014 Reader’s Pick for Album of the Year....
Idiotape & Jambinai Heading to Europe in May & June

Idiotape & Jambinai Heading to Europe in May & June

If you live in Europe, you’ve been lucky to get a lot of Korean bands heading over to tour. Now Idiotape and Jambinai are heading over for select dates around the European union. Jambinai is heading over in May and you can see the tour dates below. Idiotape has...
Open Call for Writers

Open Call for Writers

It’s that time again. After looking at the current staff of Korean Indie writers, I think it’s time to expand and get more voices on the site. Contributing to Korean Indie is simple, there are a few rules. 1. All contributor positions are volunteer only....
Love X Stereo Perform At 2015 Canadian Music Week

Love X Stereo Perform At 2015 Canadian Music Week

There are a few Korean bands that I feel could easily gain a lot more attention outside of South Korea. Love X Stereo is one of those bands. If you’re attending Canadian Music Week, Love X Stereo is playing two shows that you should definitely attend. 

May 8th...