Humming Urban Stereo : Delicacy

Humming Urban Stereo : Delicacy

Humming Urban Stereo is back with his newest album Delicacy. With ten incredible songs, you won’t be able to stop moving your feet to the sounds. I can’t stop myself from doing a little dance when listening. I discovered Humming Urban Stereo through the...
Best of 2014 : SJP’s Picks

Best of 2014 : SJP’s Picks

Hello Korean Indie readers! Because I have a pretty wide taste in music and this is my first post here, I thought a lot about how I should choose my best of 2014 and how my picks would portray my taste. Overall, however, I just decided to go with the releases that I...
Norwegian Wood : Lost

Norwegian Wood : Lost

I listened to Norwegian Wood‘s previous singles, but never took a deep listen. When the band released Lost on Bandcamp, I jumped back in and was impressed. The EP starts with “Lost.” The song is like a slow ambient ballad that takes its time to reach...
SXSW 2015 K-Pop Night Out Features Diverse Line-Up

SXSW 2015 K-Pop Night Out Features Diverse Line-Up

SXSW has released the list of acts that will perform at KOCCA’s K-Pop Night Out. On March 19, 2015 at Elysium, attendees can expect to see Hitchhiker, Epik High, Crayon Pop, The Barberettes, Asian Chairshot, EE, and Eastern Sidekick. This is a wide range of...
Interview with …Whatever That Means

Interview with …Whatever That Means

I was fortunate to see …Whatever That Means during my trip to Seoul. I had heard of the band and really enjoyed their album Sixty-Eight, Twenty-Two. The show also took place at the now-closed Club Spot, a venue I had been to once before, and was able to see an...
Ynot? (와이낫?) : Swing

Ynot? (와이낫?) : Swing

To be honest, I never listened to Ynot? before. I heard of them through various news articles but other than that, Swing is my first introduction to the band. With 12 tracks, totaling 55 minutes, Ynot? will surely provide you an amazing hour of music. “What I...
57 : 57

57 : 57

57‘s self-titled EP originally released in October, but was only available on Bandcamp in December. That’s a shame because when I started listening to the duo, I was instantly addicted. Starting with “U&I” the debut jumps right into your...
[NANJANG] Yellow Monsters Performances

[NANJANG] Yellow Monsters Performances

With the release of The Van, Yellow Monsters continue to showcase strong rock music. This performance on NANJANG shows just how good a live show can be. “Red Flag” “Riot!” “I Don’t Wanna Be With You” “눈사람”...
[NANJANG] Galaxy Express Performances

[NANJANG] Galaxy Express Performances

It’s been two years since Galaxy Express‘ excellent self-titled third album. Their performance on NANJANG show that they haven’t been sitting around and hopefully there’s new music on the way. “호롱불” “진짜너를원해” “넌 또...
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...
Ktown Footnotes Remarks on Change

Ktown Footnotes Remarks on Change

Even though it’s New Years Eve, Ktown Cowboys released another Ktown Footnotes video. This time it’s a bit less on the comedy and looks like a setup for the movie. Instead of bizarre roommate interactions or talking to acquaintances, this video uses Korean...