The “1600 PANDAS” project is a result of the collaborative efforts between the WWF (World Wildlife Fund) of France and French artist Paulo Grangeon. The project began in 2008 and consisted of 1600 papier-mâché pandas, which were all handcrafted by Grangeon himself. The pandas were all made with recycled materials and the number represented the number of existing pandas left in the wild. The continuation of this project with … Continue reading 1600 PANDAS+ Come to Korea
The famous Korean pop artist known as 비 (Rain), has long since been my favorite music artist. I’ve been following his music since his debut back in 2002. Aside from him being insanely hot, I have always found him to be incredibly talented and ambitious. As an artist myself, I really admire his work ethic and devotion to improving his skills. There is no denying … Continue reading Bring On the Rain!
I have to admit, I’ve fallen a little off the k-pop bandwagon since I began cheating on dance with acting. Recently, I’ve been trying to return to my true love. Of course this means back to training and definitely back to the gym. When I run my 5 km on the treadmill I like to watch k-pop music videos to check out the choreography and … Continue reading Pole Dancing, Leather, S&M and… K-Pop?
You can’t imagine the surge of excitement that filled me when I heard the kings, perhaps even gods, of k-pop were returning to the stage. Now before I go any further I have to say that this blog is going to be totally biased. The truth is, I’ve been listening to 신화 (Shinhwa) since I was a kid and completely fell in love with their … Continue reading The Legend Continues
As promised by Cube Entertainment, 4minute’s HyunA and B2ST’s 장현승 (Hyun Seung or JS) have released their anticipated 4 track collaborative mini album. I must say I was a little disappointed to discover that “Trouble Maker” is the only dance track on the album followed by three ballads that are quite forgettable in comparison. Trouble Maker The Words I Don’t Want to Hear (듣기 싫은 말) Time! (HyunA’s solo Feat. Rado … Continue reading Double Trouble
What’s a dragon without a little smoke right? Well, earlier this month k-pop star Kwon Ji Yong better known as G-Dragon and leader of boy band Big Bang, was taken in by authorities in Seoul for smoking marijuana. While I find the news to be a bit old, discussions are still forming about the topic and questions are still being asked. So, this is the 411. … Continue reading Puff the Magic G-Dragon
The girls of 소녀시대 (SNSD) aka Girls Generation are back with a fresh song and a sexy new look. Their latest single ‘The Boys,’ dropped just earlier this month on an international level, releasing the song in both Korean and English worldwide. For all you k-pop loving foreigners out there, your dreams of being able to sing SNSD at the 노래방 (noraebang) can finally become a … Continue reading Callin’ Out “The Boys”