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We now have a Beyond Hallyu Facebook group!

This is just a quick announcement to say we have created a new Facebook group. You can find it here.

At the moment, the group is focussed on the UK Korean entertainment fan community. It’s going to be somewhere where people can keep each other up-to-date with…

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[GIVEAWAY] Win 1 of 2 pairs of tickets to Boys Republic in London

As you probably know by now, 5-member boy band Boys Republic are doing a European tour in July.

They’ll be visiting various countries including France, Germany and the UK.

We’ve got two pairs of tickets to give away to their London date.

All you have to do…

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BH Podcast 4 – What makes a K-pop hit?

What is it that makes a hit K-pop song?

It’s a question many have posed but no one has ever come up with a satisfactory answer.

In order to find out the answer we went straight to the source: the composers. We spoke to Erik Lewander (f(x…

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Seoul court overturns police ban; Pride Parade will go ahead as planned

After a long battle with Seoul Metropolitan Police, the Korean Queer Culture Festival have finally won the right to stage the Korean LGBT Pride Parade on the 28th of June.

The police force had earlier disallowed the parade from going ahead on the grounds that it was a threat to…

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