Music

Agust D – ‘대취타’ (Daechwita): Must-watch MV

Min Yoongi (aka Suga from BTS) brings back his alter ego Agust D in a stunning music video for his main single ‘Daechwita’. The video is set in the Korean Joseon Dynasty (with some contemporary aspects) and is filled with historical references, both visual and lyrical, making it a cultural learning experience for fans and …

Song of the Week

May 18

This week brings the comeback of TXT (투모로우바이투게더) with their new single ‘세계가 불타버린 밤, 우린 (Can’t You See Me?)’. For a group that debuted just about a year ago, their concept, visuals and choreography are always flawlessly executed. As expected from anyone under the BigHit Entertainment label (notably known for superstars BTS), they keep …

Song of the Week

May 11

This week’s ‘song of the week’ should absolutely go to the South Korean rock band Day6 and their new single “Zombie”. Although the band is known for its sentimental and heartfelt love songs, the new single talks about the ‘zombie’-like state everyone seems to be in at the moment due to the ongoing pandemic. Lyrics …

Song of the Week

May 6

This week brings out an unexpected collaboration in the k-pop world: the soloist IU(아이유) alongside singer, songwriter and producer Suga of BTS. Who would’ve thought? Their song ‘eight(에잇)’ merges IU’s mellow voice with Suga’s raspy, quick rap. It is a visual ode to youth combining flowery landscape scenery with powerful illustrations about dreams, hopes and …

Song of the Week

Apr. 21

This week’s spotlight goes to 임팩트[IMFACT] with their new single ‘거짓말이야(LIE)’. The music video is mostly monochrome which isn’t encountered usually in k-pop but the members of IMFACT still manage to shine brightly. Not a very well-known group, they always manage to bring summer vibes in their songs as well as stunning visual and vocal …