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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 […]

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Unboxing

Unboxing: BIGBANG Made In Seoul DVD

I’m a massive fan of the K-Pop group, BIGBANG and when I first saw this DVD boxset being released for their current tour, I just had to get it! The first chance I got, I went to Tower Records in Shibuya, headed straight to the K-Pop section and there it was…mine! Here’s the unboxing which […]

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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 […]

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Events

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 […]

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Music

K-Pop idol worldwide poll results

A survey recently wrapped up, started by CJ E&M, in an effort to find the most popular K-Pop idol as judged by their fans around the world. The survey was called ‘The K-pop artist you like the most‘ which was conducted between April 4th to April 21. The survey took 20 popular K-Pop idols that had released a […]

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Music

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 […]

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Music

G-Dragon Is Back With New MV

All VIP’s take note! Bigbang’s leader, G Dragon, is back with a new track freshly released onto the interwebs today called, 미치GO. The MV has guest appearances by Se7en, Taeyang and super producer, Teddy but you’re going to have to look really hard for them. Give it a watch, it has a crazy high pitch dance […]

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Music

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 […]

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Music

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 […]

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Music

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 […]