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홍대광 ~ I Feel You

Hong DaeKwang, “I Feel You”   Written for the soundtrack of It’s Okay, That’s Love, “I Feel You” is a cheerful and upbeat song that caught my ear on the … Continue reading

November 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

트로이 ~ 변해가

TROY, “Why are We?” (lit. title, “Becoming Different”) I don’t often talk about artists or groups being “underrated.” Usually I see that term applied to groups that, while good, don’t … Continue reading

September 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

워너 ~ 리와인드

ONEr, “Rewind”   This song reminds me a bit of j-rock, which, in contrast with j-pop, is actually a good thing. But as much as I like j-rock, it typically … Continue reading

September 23, 2014 · 2 Comments

투빅 ~ 뒤로 걷기

2BiC, “Walk Backward”   I’ve never talked about 2BiC before, not because they’re not astounding singers but just because they’re not my style. For the same reason I was particularly … Continue reading

September 8, 2014 · Leave a comment

투어리스트 ~ 시월야경

Tourist, “October Nightscape” The heavy use of a concertina makes “October Nightscape” feel very European. Don’t be fooled! The meaning of the song, about an autumn trip up the Namsan … Continue reading

September 2, 2014 · 2 Comments

블랙넛 ~ 100 (피쳐링 천재노창)

Black Nut, “100 (feat. Genius Nochang)” The Korean rap scene has been getting a little interesting recently, with the release of several none-too-flattering “diss tracks” like that of E-Sens vs. … Continue reading

August 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

보드카 레인 ~ 그 어떤 말로도

Vodka Rain, “Even Those Words…” I’ve been in love with this song for a really long time, and this was actually the song that pulled me into Vodka Rain and … Continue reading

July 31, 2014 · Leave a comment
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