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캐스커 ~ 웃는 사람

Casker, “The Smiler”   “The new sound of textures inspired by vast nature,” reads the video description. I can’t tell if it’s Konglish or the nonsense many of my English … Continue reading

September 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

중식이 ~ 심해어

Lunch, “Deep-Sea Fish”   This song couldn’t have come at a more perfect time for me, personally. We all have our dark days, but some days are darker than others. … Continue reading

September 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

김사월 X 김해원 ~ 비밀

Kim Sa Wol & Kim Hae Won, “Secret”     Here’s one for the folkies. This whole mini-album would be really great for everybody if they just got rid of … Continue reading

September 20, 2016 · Leave a comment

롱디 ~ 야간주행

LONG:D, “Night Drive”     Despite the less than subtle phallic connotations of LONG:D’s stage name, “Night Drive” is a poetic trip into a developing romance. The atypical language and … Continue reading

September 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

슈가도넛 ~ 문을 열면

Sugardonut, “Changed”   Channeling major Nell feels, “Changed” (which translates literally to “if I open the door”) struck me instantly with the quiet symbolism of its video that so perfectly … Continue reading

September 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

더 모노톤즈 ~ Into the Night

The Monotones, “Into the Night”     One of my favorite moments from Valley Rock was from The Monotones’ set. Each artist on the main stage had a huge banner … Continue reading

August 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

이채언루트 ~ Night Drive

Echae en Route, “Night Drive”   Like Needle & Gem’s “Dawn,” “Night Drive” was released in Korea but with English lyrics. This is only my second attempt at translating from … Continue reading

August 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

프롬 ~ 봄맞이 가출

Fromm, “A Spring Day Out”     Fromm’s singles all have such a diverse sound, and while I am much more fond of Moonlight Dancing, that video already has English … Continue reading

August 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

전기뱀장어 ~ 적도

The Electriceels, “Equator”     Finally, a music video where it actually ties the footage of the band playing into the story for the rest of the video! Their video … Continue reading

August 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

위아더나잇 ~ 티라미수 케익

We Are the Night, “Tiramisu Cake”     This song could so easily fall into the cliché traps that most start-of-love tracks fall into. It sounds sweet, the lyrics are … Continue reading

August 3, 2016 · Leave a comment