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  • [Album Review] Super Junior - 'Mamacita'

    August 29, 2014 @ 4:22 pm

      Super Junior - 'Mamacita'Two years after 'Sexy, Free & Single,' the super boy band Super Junior returns with their long-awaited seventh album, 'Mamacita.'The album launches into the titular first track. The song starts with a distinctly old-time music intro which lasts about 10 seconds before hitting its stride with a more modern dance groove. I like it. Their voices are a little different from other boy bands, and I think this song really play

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  • [MV and Single Review] EXID - 'UP&DOWN'

    August 28, 2014 @ 3:43 pm

    EXID released the music video for their newest single, "UP&DOWN," on August 26!  "UP&DOWN" is a bubbly song about the frustrations of an inconsistent love.  Admittedly, the "up, down, up up, down" hook is ridiculously catchy. There are many layers to this song that really display strong vocals and solid rapping. There is a funky, fun backdrop to the lyrics that make it a fun, up-beat track to sing along to.  Altho

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  • [Drama Review] 'High School: Love On' - Episode 6

    August 25, 2014 @ 5:17 pm

    HIGH SCHOOL: LOVE ON EPISODE 6A textbook case of wrist grabRecap:Last episode, we saw Woo Hyun execute that timeless K-drama maneuver, the wrist grab. Seul Bi embraces him, then runs off. Sung Yeol chides him for this, telling Woo Hyun that confessing to someone when they're not ready is cheating. Ye Na sits weeping, rejected by Woo Hyun, and Sung Yeol comforts Seul Bi. Grandma packs a bag, closes the shop, and tells Woo Hyun she's going on vacat

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  • [Album Review] BTS - 'Dark & Wild'

    August 22, 2014 @ 4:13 pm

    Tracklist:1. Intro: What Am I To You2. Danger (Title track)3. Hormone War4. Hip Hop Lover5. Let Me Know6. Rain7. BTS Cypher Pt.3: Killer (ft. Supreme Boi)8. Interlude: What Are You Doing9. Can You Turn Off Your Phone10. Blanket Kick11. 24/7 = Heaven12. Look Here13. Second Grade14. Outro: Does That Make Sense?I was really excited to listen to BTS's new album.  I had never been an avid follower of the group, so I wanted to see what all of the hy

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  • [Album & MV Review] KARA - 'Day & Night'

    August 21, 2014 @ 4:41 pm

    KARA - "DAY AND NIGHT" ALBUM AND MV REVIEWKARA is back! Following rumors of a breakup after the departure of Nicole and Jiyoung, they rounded out their group to four members with Youngji, the winner of the 'Kara Project' audition show. This is their first album featuring the new lineup.The mini-album kicks off with "Live," a smooth R&B composition that almost makes me think of Las Vegas show tune music. I can almost see the girls strutting across

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  • [MV Review] Taemin - 'Danger'

    August 18, 2014 @ 6:47 pm

    Taemin has finally made his solo debut with his mini-album, 'Ace.'  It's hard to believe SHINee's maknae has matured into a man, but he's holding his own by showing fans how talented he really is.  On August 15, SMTown released the music video for his lead single, "Danger."  The track has a unique sound (think Michael Jackson x EXO x SHINee).  The song is an upbeat dance, electro song about some 'Twilight'-ish love story.  His vocals are really s

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  • [Drama Review] 'High School: Love On' - Episode 5

    August 18, 2014 @ 5:17 pm

    HIGH SCHOOL: LOVE ON EPISODE 5Recap:Seul Bi and Sung Yeol race to save Woo Hyun from the bullies. The former angel uses her powers to disable the motorcycle, and the three of them dispatch the miscreants. A homeless man shows up to stop the fight, and Seul Bi faints. The school administration decides to gloss over Jae Seok's cheating because his father is a chaebol with political aspirations.  Classmate Ye Na, meeting with Seul Bi after hours, co

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  • [Album Review] WINNER - '2014 S/S'

    August 14, 2014 @ 3:13 pm

      WINNER - '2014 S/S'YG Entertainment's new boy group, WINNER, has finally released their debut album! Prior to their long awaited release, members Jin Woo, Seung Hoon, Min Ho, Kang Seung Yoon, and Nam Tae Hyun garnered many fans by showcasing their talents as trainee group, Team A, on Mnet's reality show 'WIN.' In addition, fans have fallen head over heels for the charismatic personalities they've displayed on 'WINNERTV'--we were given insight i

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  • [MV Review] SECRET - 'I'm in Love'

    August 12, 2014 @ 5:18 pm

    SECRET -  "I'M IN LOVE" MV REVIEWJust the other day, the lovely ladies of SECRET dropped their new video for "I'm In Love," and the MV pretty much guarantees that it will not only be a 'SECRET SUMMER,' it will be a sizzling one.Duble Sidekick is behind the tune, and it appears the fierce SECRET is back to dazzle once more. From Sunhwa's powerful voice, Hana's rapping, and the acoustic piano in the beginning to the retro horns that

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  • [Drama Review] 'High School: Love On' - Episode 4

    August 11, 2014 @ 5:30 pm

    HIGH SCHOOL: LOVE ON EPISODE 4Jae Suk prepares to crush Woo Hyun with his motorbikeRecap:***WARNING: SPOILERS***Seeing her sunbae, Seul Bi takes off and Woo Hyun calls after her. Sunbae vanishes and Seul Bi gets frantic looking for him, then promptly collapses. When she recovers, Woo Hyun gives the angel her first cellphone. In the school cafeteria, both Woo Hyun and Ji Hye eat soup with crab meat in it and end up in the hospital following allerg

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