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위아영 ~ 99%

We Are Young, “99%”   I actually heard them perform this song live yesterday at Smile, LOve, Weekend and thought it would be a cute, easy song to translate. I went … Continue reading

June 19, 2017 · Leave a comment

나비드 ~ 멀어지는 친구에게

Navid, “Not Coming Back to Me”   As the song says, it’s only natural to have a friend when you’re young that you think you will be best friends with … Continue reading

June 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

라이프 앤 타임 ~ 꽃

Life and Time, “Flower”   So I’ve been spamming with LAT translations a lot, but that’s because they’re one of my favorite Korean bands. Truthfully, I’ve already translated all their … Continue reading

June 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

스탠딩 에그 ~ Somebody Else

Standing Egg, “Somebody Else”   This song has been out for a while, and while Standing Egg’s popularity has been steadily increasing to the point where most of their songs … Continue reading

June 14, 2017 · 2 Comments

짙은 ~ Astronaut

Zitten, “Astronaut”   I love this song because it invites interpretation. Maybe “you” refers to an actual person, but I like to imagine all the other things it could be. … Continue reading

June 14, 2017 · 2 Comments

프롬 ~ Our Night

Fromm, “Our Night”   I had the good fortune to see Fromm a couple weeks ago, when she spoke about the then imminent release of her mini EP. I was … Continue reading

June 8, 2017 · Leave a comment

조문근밴드 ~ 어쩌라고

MOONBAND, “So What?!”   This is my favorite MOONBAND (or JoMunGeun Band, whatever) song. I mean, I’m a pretty big fan of the wide range of songs they come up … Continue reading

June 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

클래디 ~ 허전함 (피쳐링 릭브릿지스)

ClaD, “Emptiness (feat. Rick Bridges)”   It’s been a while since I’ve had the motivation to translate. Life’s been busy and I haven’t found a huge number of songs I’m … Continue reading

May 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

스텔라장 ~ 월급은 통장을 스칠 뿐

  Stella Jang, “Vanishing Paycheck”   Stella’s new mini album is full of relatable songs, like “월요병가” (about the Monday blues) and “빨간날” (the beauty of days off). “Vanishing Paycheck” … Continue reading

May 12, 2017 · Leave a comment

라이프 앤 타임 ~ 호랑이

Life and Time, “Tigers”   For anyone doubting the existence of Korean rock, there is no better counterargument than Life and Time, and with the golden season for music festivals … Continue reading

May 11, 2017 · Leave a comment