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Eyelike: Park Si-hwan debuts with ‘Spring Awakening’

Park Si-hwan debuts with ‘Spring Awakening’Park Si-hwan“Spring Awakening”(CJ E&M)Park Si-hwan, the runner-up on the television audition program “Superstar K5,” has entered the local professional...

Updated : 2014.04.18 20:52

Japan virtual star Hatsune to join Lady Gaga tour

TOKYO (AFP) ― Hatsune Miku, a computer-generated Japanese pop star who performs as a hologram, is to support some of Lady Gaga’s tour of North America next month, the U.S. songstress has announced o...

Updated : 2014.04.17 20:02

Neil Young raises $6m for Pono on Kickstarter

NEW YORK (AP) ― Neil Young has raised more than $6 million through a Kickstarter campaign to fund the singer-songwriter’s digital music project PonoMusic. Kickstarter closed the campaign Tuesday aft...

Updated : 2014.04.17 19:54

[Herald Interview] Composer with crossover appeal sees future in gugak

The music of composer Ryu Hyeong-sun has an appeal that crosses strikingly different genres and attracts a diverse range of fans. To young or expecting moms, he is best known for a series of pregnancy...

Updated : 2014.04.13 19:37

Outkast reunite, headline Coachella music festival

Outkast reunited onstage after a near decade-long hiatus with a jam-packed set at the Coachella music festival, their first of many performances planned this year. The rap duo headlined the first nig...

Updated : 2014.04.13 19:33

[Weekender] Korean b-boying breaks new ground

The distinctive and dynamic style of break dancing was first introduced to the world by young street dancers in New York City in the early 1970s. B-boying eventually made its way to Korea about a deca...

Updated : 2014.04.11 20:26

Eyelike: Akdong Musician impressive on debut album

Akdong Musician impressive on debut albumAkdong Musician“PLAY”(KT Music)Akdong Musician, a teenage duo from Mongolia that won the audition show “K-Pop Star 2” last year, has made its much-anticipa...

Updated : 2014.04.11 19:57

Lorde, Imagine Dragons lead Billboard nominations

NEW YORK (AP) ― Newcomers Lorde and Imagine Dragons are the top contenders at next month’s Billboard Music Awards. The breakthrough acts are finalists in 12 categories, thanks to Lorde’s Grammy-win...

Updated : 2014.04.10 20:22

Bruno Mars brings sexy, groovy ‘Moonshine Jungle’ to Seoul

International music sensation Bruno Mars lit up Seoul’s Olympic Park on Tuesday night as 13,000 rowdy fans filled the Gymnastics Stadium for the Hawaii native’s first-ever concert in Korea.“We came...

Updated : 2014.04.09 20:31

More accordion fans squeezing in lessons

LOS ANGELES ― Across the street from a wine lounge and a gourmet sausage spot in the Atwater Village neighborhood of Los Angeles, a small red-and-white neon sign reads: “DAVE’S ACCORDION SCHOOL.”I...

Updated : 2014.04.09 20:27

Eyelike: NS Yoon-G brings back sexy on ‘Yasisi’

NS Yoon-G brings back sexy on ‘Yasisi’NS Yoon-G“Yasisi”(LOEN Entertainment)Solo female K-pop singer NS Yoon-G has returned to the local music scene with the new EP “Yasisi” and a lead single wit...

Updated : 2014.04.04 20:49

‘Britain’s Got Talent’ child star Connie Talbot returning to Korea

Connie Talbot, who first came into the public eye after competing in the popular TV talent competition program “Britain’s Got Talent” when she was only 6 years old, will be holding her first perfor...

Updated : 2014.04.04 20:32

World DJ Festival to return in May

The eighth World DJ Festival, an annual outdoor electronic music festival, will take place at the Yangpyeong Gangsang Sports Park, Gyeonggi Province, next month.The festival will be held May 4 and 5. ...

Updated : 2014.04.04 20:31

Jazz legend Wayne Shorter to perform with quartet April 12

Wayne Shorter, one of the greatest saxophonists in the history of jazz and a 10-time Grammy winner, will stage his second live concert with the Wayne Shorter Quartet at the LG Arts Center in Seoul on ...

Updated : 2014.04.03 19:55

Queen, Adam Lambert join Super Sonic lineup

Brian May and Roger Taylor of the legendary English rock band Queen ― behind all-time classic hits such as “Bohemian Rhapsody,” “We Are the Champions” and “We Will Rock You” ― will be making t...

Updated : 2014.04.03 19:54