[Update] Music Enkor Presents Amoeba Culture in 2015

[Update] Music Enkor Presents Amoeba Culture in 2015

Update February 27, 2015: only four weeks left, so whet your appetite with a new message, this time from the one and only, Zion.T! If you still haven’t bought your tickets, and I’m amazed you haven’t, go buy your New York or Atlanta tickets now! And...
Help Korean Indie Get to SXSW 2015

Help Korean Indie Get to SXSW 2015

It’s the beginning of 2015 and I’m working to get all the details finished for events of year. The biggest event that the site has is SXSW 2015. The plan is to send three members to Austin, Texas and cover the week of music focused on the Korean bands that...
AOMG in NYC

AOMG in NYC

It wasn’t until the past couple years that Korean hip-hop acts began performing in the U.S., so it was a pleasure to experience Korean hip-hop in New York City this past November as a part of AOMG‘s U.S. tour. AOMG is a young record label parented by Jay...
AOMG at Stage 48 in NYC

AOMG at Stage 48 in NYC

Above Ordinary Music Group, or AOMG, is a new label in the Korean hip-hop scene with big names at the head. With Jay Park and Simon D, the two heavyweights want to take the oft-referred from posse to legit hip-hop outfit. Joined by label-mates DJ Pumpkin, Loco, and...
Korean Cultural Service New York Open Stage : Juris Kuns

Korean Cultural Service New York Open Stage : Juris Kuns

I can be a bit of an obsessive when it comes to my interests, from a notebook filled with video game stats, collections of books by one author, and entire back catalogs of artists I love, but have yet to listen to. This year, my aim has been on traditional Korean...
Seoulsonic 2K14 NYC Show X CMJ

Seoulsonic 2K14 NYC Show X CMJ

Beset with visa issues in the spring, the first Seoulsonic show this year was a good event, and a blast, and DFSB Kollective could have kept it at that. If I had to wait till the 2015 show after seeing Big Phony and Love X Stereo, that would have been fine by me....
SXSW 2015 1st Round of Bands Announced

SXSW 2015 1st Round of Bands Announced

SXSW has just announced the first set of bands for the 2015 festival. Since SXSW is an international festival, there are bands from all around the world, but obviously the best ones come from South Korea. In this first set are: The Barberettes Big Phony Eastern...