Review: VIXX Shangri-la In Sydney

*Reproduced with permission from Asian Pop Radio* Welcome to the first of a series of reviews from the Asian Pop Radio team on VIXX’s Shangri-la tour in Australia! We will be covering both the Sydney and Melbourne legs of the tour; showing you, our APR crew member’s experiences and each sharing our favourite highlights. Our first review comes from crew member Katy, who attended the Sydney concert … Continue reading Review: VIXX Shangri-la In Sydney

Review: My Korean Teacher (Movie)

My Korean Teacher is a charming tale of love lost, love found, bad timing and everything in between. The film centres around Young-Ung, Yesung from K-Pop boyband Super Junior, a young Korean man living and working in Tokyo for a company delivering ginseng. Unfortunately his career at the company will be coming to an end after one last business trip to Okinawa and things start to … Continue reading Review: My Korean Teacher (Movie)

Bubble Pop Asian Pop Radio Interview

For those that don’t follow me on social media (shame on you), I’ve been involved with arranging a K-Pop event night called Bubble Pop which is going down on August 12th at Good Things Bar, 147 Commercial Rd, South Yarra. In order to help promote the event, myself, Neko and Silhouette were interviewed by Asian Pop Radio which aired recently. In case you missed it, … Continue reading Bubble Pop Asian Pop Radio Interview

Psy Nominated For Multiple Awards

It’s that time for the annual Billboard 2013 Music Awards and K-Pop superstar, Psy, has been nominated in multiple categories. It’s all in part to his massive hit, Gangnam Style, which has received numerous nominations. He’s in the running for (deep breath) ‘Top Streaming Artist‘, ‘Top Streaming Song’, ‘Top Rap Song‘, ‘Top New Artist‘, ‘Top Dance Song‘ and ‘Top Rap Artist‘. This actually makes him the … Continue reading Psy Nominated For Multiple Awards

Psy Unleashes Gangnam Style Follow-Up

Korean singer/sensation, Psy, made headlines around the world for his smash hit, “Gangnam Style”. The clip for the song becoming the most watch clip on YouTube with well over 1 billion views on the song talking up the affluent Gangnam district in South Korea. Well now he’s back with the follow-up single, “Gentleman” and an equally quirky new clip and dance to go along with … Continue reading Psy Unleashes Gangnam Style Follow-Up

G-Dragon & Daesung From Bigbang Talk About Promises

Newly launched variety show in Korea, Incarnation, which replaces Strong Heart features idols from the K-Pop arena to talk about different topics and issues. On the most recent show which just aired in Korea, two stars from one of the biggest groups were the special guests. G-Dragon and Daesung from Bigbang took to the stage for a frank discussion about keeping promises. Daesung was the … Continue reading G-Dragon & Daesung From Bigbang Talk About Promises

KARA Releases New Japanese Single

K-Pop girl group, KARA, are one of many Korean bands that have been fortunate enough to break into the highly competitive pop music world of Japan. Their star keeps rising now with the news that they are about to release their 8th single in Japan called ‘Bye Bye Happy Days’. And despite what the title of the track suggests, the tune is actually a cheerful … Continue reading KARA Releases New Japanese Single