Saturday Playlist - Soundtrack to Studying!

Image above: Junior students praying for their seniors on the day of their exam

The biggest moment in any Korean high school student’s life the College Scholastic Ability Test was held this week. On Thursday workplaces opened later and extra public transport was provided to ensure that students across…

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Saturday Playlist - Girl Power!

Last week South Korea was ranked 111th in the World Economic Forum’s Global Gender Gap Report highlighting once again the many difficulties Korean women face in employment, education and in general society. This is a topic we have covered in various ways before including the huge gender discrepancy in…

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Korean Indie Interview: Tripper Sound’s 24Hours

We have already brought our readers two interviews from Tripper Sound’s amazing listing of talented groups. Firstly it was Coreyah, the talented folk group mixing lesser known international sounds and blending it together with the traditional tones of pansori. Then it was Phonebooth, the long running Rock ‘N’ Roll…

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Saturday Playlist: Get Up And Go!!

We all have those days. Waking up and just not wanting to get out of bed. Rolling around in bed and turning the pillow over to the cold side. Switching off that annoying alarm for just 2 more minutes in bed! But do we all have a playlist? Songs that…

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Korean Indie Interview: Tripper Sound’s Phonebooth

Last week we brought you the first interview in a lineup showcasing the wonderful musicians currently signed with underrated record company, Tripper Sound. Coreyah are the talented folk group mixing lesser known international sounds and blending it together with the traditional tones of pansori. This time we bring you Rock…

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Korean Indie Interview: Tripper Sound's Coreyah

There are countless record labels in Korea from the well-known frontrunners like LOEN Entertainment, to the lesser-known fighters like Dynasty Muzik. One of these not so well-known companies rising up and making an impact in Korea right now is Tripper Sound, home to some of the most…

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