• Introducing 5 Not-So-Mainstream Artists

    March 11, 2014 @ 2:02 pm

    As we all know, allkpop covers everything related to Korean pop culture, especially K-Pop. Then what of the so-called 'under[ground]' music scene in South Korea? When do non-K-Pop artists get to see the light of day? Unfortunately, pop music dominates charts and radio time over in Korea much like it does here in the States. Artists without a major label backbone frequently go unnoticed and get silently buried underneath the plethora of boy bands

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  • Brown Eyed Soul release MV for groovy new track 'Pass Me By'

    February 14, 2014 @ 7:37 pm

    Brown Eyed Soul is back with a new groovy tune in the MV for latest title track "Pass Me By"!This is a part of their fourth album after two months since their previous all-kill single "Always Be There". Although the group originally planned to release the entire album, they are taking their time to create the best music possible so the album has been split into two.Brown Eyed Soul will also hold a 10th anniversary concert in Seoul on February 22-

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  • g.o.d celebrate 15th anniversary + Park Joon Hyung joins Kim Tae Woo's agency Soul Shop Entertainment

    January 14, 2014 @ 6:33 am

    First generation idol group g.o.d celebrated their 15th anniversary on January 13, and oldest member Park Joon Hyung wrote a handwritten letter to fans and announced that he has joined Kim Tae Woo's agency Soul Shop Entertainment!Park Joon Hyung thanked fans on his Instagram, "To: Our family Fangod, Wow! 15 years have already went by at the blink of an eye!!! Thank you so much for always loving and watching over us!!! :) Although this is somethin

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  • Brown Eyed Soul capture ears with their heartfelt vocals for 'You' MV

    December 18, 2013 @ 10:42 pm

    The talented vocal group of Brown Eyed Soul has returned with a new single album called 'Thank Your Soul' and an MV!The release comes ahead of their full length album to celebrate their 10 year anniversary since debut to thank fans. The title track of the single album is called "You" and through the MV, we see a story of an unrequited love that tugs at our hearts, especially with the voices of Brown Eyed Soul in the background.Check out the MV fo

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  • Girls' Generation reveal song for 'Blade & Soul' at event in Shanghai

    November 30, 2013 @ 2:45 pm

    As reported previously, the ladies of Girls' Generation are endorsing the game 'Blade & Soul' in China. A CF and posters featuring the girls modeling for the game were recently revealed. To take things a bit further, the girls revealed their own Chinese theme song for the game at a special event in Shanghai, China on November 30.They gave an interview with the gathered media and also performed the song "Sword of Spirit / Hope".The open beta for t

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  • Son Dam Bi represents 'Seoul's 10 Soul' in Shanghai

    November 8, 2013 @ 6:07 pm

    Son Dam Bi represented Korea in Shanghai, China as the project ambassador for 'Seoul's 10 Soul'.'Seoul's 10 Soul', which came to China for the first time this year, aims to bring global recognition to Korean fashion brands. As a celebrity who's known for her love of fashion, Son Dam Bi flew to Shanghai on November 6 KST to promote the project.She introduced 10 Korean designers at the 'Seoul Fashion Night', while Chinese model Fu Zhenggang was the

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  • Woollim Label to release a new girl group including JIN, Baby Soul, and Yoo Ji Ae

    November 3, 2013 @ 9:17 pm

    Woollim Label will be releasing a new girl group early next year!The label's most famous for INFINITE, and also includes TASTY, Yoo Ji Ae, Baby Soul, and the soon-to-debut JIN. The three girls Baby Soul, Yoo Ji Ae, and JIN will be joining together in this new group. But the group won't be only the three of them - there is more, but Woollim has yet to specify how many.Woollim Label said, "The Woollim girl group is predicted to debut early next yea

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  • Tencent Games release a CF for 'Blade and Soul' featuring Girls' Generation

    October 29, 2013 @ 3:13 pm

    It was revealed before that Girls' Generation would be the new endorsement models for 'Blade and Soul' in China.  Now, Tencent Games has released a CF featuring the group!While the girls come out for just a little bit, they look cute and pretty as they pose in front of the camera in various colorful outfits.  Taeyeon and YoonA showcase their Chinese skills as they both got speaking parts.  Make sure to stay to the end in the video above to listen

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  • Girls' Generation to endorse MMO game 'Blade and Soul'

    October 16, 2013 @ 1:07 pm

    Chinese company Tencent revealed that they will be implementing the final non-account-deletion beta phase for the Korean NCSoft game 'Blade and Soul' on October 29. As they're the publisher for the game in China they revealed that the main models to help endorse the game will be Girls' Generation.With the recruitment of Girls' Generation, Tencent hopes to appeal to the youth for the 'Blade and Soul' China server.Source: Chosun via NaverTip: Len

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  • Young Jun of Brown Eyed Soul piques interest with MV teaser for 'Driving Road' starring Dal Shabet's Subin

    September 24, 2013 @ 11:53 pm

    Brown Eyed Soul's Young Jun will be returning with a solo release to soothe your hearts with the changing of the seasons.The song "Driving Road" is actually a part of the 'Clef Project' and will feature the gentle voice of Young Jun and the rhythmical rap of Paloalto.Dal Shabet's Subin stars as the female lead in the storyline of the MV of the song, showing off a bit of her acting skills.Check it out and stay tuned for the release on the 30th!

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