New Release 08.20.15 | 06:37PM EDT
Listening to "Such A Clown," the new single released Tuesday by Trampauline, it's clear what makes the group special is their unique take on keyboard-driven dance music.
New Release 08.19.15 | 06:37PM EDT
Released back in March, Giriboy's "Like As Fixed" featuring C-Jamm and Black Nut, from the album "Sexual Perceptions," is part of a growing wave of South Korean rap acts channeling California hip-hop icons.
Old K-Pop 08.19.15 | 11:14AM EDT
Korean hard rockers Yellow Monsters make it clear that they're no one-trick ponies on their 2014 track "Commie."
New Release 08.17.15 | 06:42PM EDT
The impressive resume of veteran pop performer Jang Hye Jin is hard to believe, considering the fresh, vivacious energy of her new single, "Summer Lady," released on Monday.
New Release 08.13.15 | 06:51PM EDT
It's exciting to hear South Korean rapper Ja Mezz raise his gin and juice in the air in support of the classic West Coast rap sound on his new single "Pilot" from the album "1/4," released on Tuesday.
New Release 08.12.15 | 04:27PM EDT
K-pop is continuing its trend towards fetishizing disco on "Hello" featuring Lena Park from Primary's new album "2," released on Wednesday.
New Release 08.11.15 | 07:08PM EDT
It is difficult not to be have your heartstrings tugged at by "Moonlight Dancing," the latest single from South Korean folk singer-songwriter Fromm, released on July 31.
New Release 08.07.15 | 10:32PM EDT
The beauty of "Remedies Market," the new solo single released Wednesday by Simba Zawadi of Awaken Tongues, is in the way the rapper's searing high-energy rhymes balance out the jazzy, almost loungey musical accompaniment.
New Release 08.07.15 | 08:18PM EDT
On Beenzino's most recent solo single "So What," released on March 10, the rapper once again produces something special, bringing together a drum-centric main beat a la rap pioneers Gang Starr with an unexpected rhythm-less chorus.
New Release 08.10.15 | 04:50PM EDT
On their new song "Bad Habit," released July 14, South Korean rockers Say Sue Me prove that working with reduced materials and repetitive structures can be just as effective as any elaborate composition.
New Release 08.07.15 | 01:28AM EDT
The Big Bang song "Zutter," released Wednesday as the final installment in their "MADE" singles series, (or as the "E" in "MADE"), is arguably the group's most blazing and edgy single to date.
New Release 07.30.15 | 03:39PM EDT
There are a variety of hip-hop styles showcased on the Zick Jasper album "Exhibition Mixtape #1," released on Tuesday.
New Release 07.28.15 | 05:37PM EDT
On their second single "Boredom" featuring RedKid, released on Friday, South Korean R&B group Pframe creates a vibe that the world needs to take notice of.
New Release 07.27.15 | 05:12PM EDT
Released on June 22, "Please" from the six-song Teen Top EP "Natural Born Teen Top," demonstrates the versatility of the six band members.
New Release 07.24.15 | 05:56PM EDT
On the surface, there's nothing extraordinary "So Ganzi (WHITE)," the new single, released on Wednesday by South Korean actor and rapper So Ji Sub. But then you're dancing.
Hidden Treasures 07.31.15 | 04:04PM EDT
Jee Young Sim's music performance video "Peak," which features 19 students from the Anyang Arts High School playing an industrial tower like a gigantic drum and singing along in accompaniment, is a sound and a visual like no other.
Old K-Pop 07.22.15 | 05:54PM EDT
Listening back to "Pandemonium," from the South Korean underground hip-hop act Garion's 2010 album "Garion2," it's not hard to understand how they could launch a local rap movement.
New Release 07.22.15 | 04:50PM EDT
After over a decade together, TVXQ's Yunho and Max Changmin have explored a lot of sounds. Their new album "Rise As God," released on Monday, explores many of those same themes.
New Release 07.20.15 | 03:46PM EDT
It would be hard to make a compelling argument that you didn't feel more at ease after hearing "Roller Coaster," the new single, released Monday by Saero, from her new album "Relax Your Mind."
Old K-Pop 07.21.15 | 04:48PM EDT
Seoul-based noise rock band Kuang Program continue to drift farther and farther out on their last release "Flames, Dreams, Laughter," released back in November.