My Q (마이큐) : Spring/Summer 2015 Issue No. 1

My Q (마이큐) : Spring/Summer 2015 Issue No. 1

My Q appeared out of nowhere for me. Old Records was sharing a lot of My Q’s Facebook page posts which is how Spring/Summer 2015 Issue No. 1 got on my radar. It’s kind of a weird album. Not that the music is strange, but My Q has lot of different songs on...
Coffee Boy (커피소년) : 힘내

Coffee Boy (커피소년) : 힘내

Coffee Boy has built up his own style of simple, heartwarming, and uplifting music, and this album certainly doesn’t deter away from this style. The third full-length album by Coffee Boy, 힘내 is like a pat on the back or a shoulder to lean on for those worn out by...
Room 306 (First Aid and Hong Hyo Jin) : So Obvious Stories

Room 306 (First Aid and Hong Hyo Jin) : So Obvious Stories

Singer Hong Hyo Jin and electronic musician First Aid have just released their first album, So Obvious Stories, under the name Room 306. Although I had not formerly heard of Hong Hyo Jin, First Aid has proved himself to be very proficient with electronics and he...
The Fake Place : The place you’ve never reached

The Fake Place : The place you’ve never reached

I’ve been watching The Fake Place on SoundCloud as songs were released here and there. I found the EP on Bandcamp and decided to listen to the final release. The place you’ve never reached is a mixture of different sounds and the band is now one person....
Julia Dream : Lay It Down On Me

Julia Dream : Lay It Down On Me

Julia Dream‘s self-released single, Lay It Down On Me, is one song broken into four different parts. Added together the entire song is 18:25. The band’s genre of choice is psychedelic rock and a mix of blues. The band is definitely an unexpected trio...