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Foo Fighters, Liam Gallagher to rock out in Korea

Rock legends Foo Fighters and Liam Gallagher will land in Korea on Aug. 22 for a concert in Seoul, the show’s promoters said Tuesday. According to Live Nation Korea, the two acts will take the stag...

Updated : 2017.05.16 16:05

Boy band iKON to drop new song next week

Idol band iKON will release a new single album next week, its management agency said Wednesday. (Yonhap) YG Entertainment said the band will put out the as-of-yet unnamed album on Monday, its first...

Updated : 2017.05.16 15:58

Twice sends ‘Signal’ with fourth EP

Nine K-pop darlings came back with a powerful “Signal” that another Twice sensation would hit the country and the world hard. Twice, the K-pop girl group that has taken Asia by storm, dropped its ...

Updated : 2017.05.16 15:07

‘G-Dragon’ forest opens in Jeju

A special forest to celebrate G-Dragon’s birthday opened on Jeju Island. Forest Kwon Ji-yong (Yonhap) The forest, named after the artist’s real name Kwon Ji-yong, had its opening at the Citrus Mu...

Updated : 2017.05.15 17:48

Netflix will not be demise of theaters: ‘Okja’ director Bong Joon-ho

Upcoming movie “Okja” has sparked heated debate about how films released almost exclusively online will affect the film industry, but the film‘s visionary director, Bong Joon-ho, doubts platforms ...

Updated : 2017.05.15 17:30

YG stars take a walk for the kids

Cha Seung-won, Kim Sae-ron, Son Ho-jun, Sean of hip-hop duo Jinusean and other stars from YG Entertainment laced up their shoes and went for a stroll in a charity event held Sunday to help children. ...

Updated : 2017.05.15 16:41

[Herald Review] Taeyeon mesmerizes fans at solo concert

Girls’ Generation’s Taeyeon captured the hearts of some 9,000 fans at her second solo concert Sunday with a dynamic performance that made the most of her powerful vocals. Girls’ Generation’s Tae...

Updated : 2017.05.15 15:18

VIXX seeks ‘Shangri-La’ with 5th anniversary project

Since its 2012 debut, VIXX has been noted for its on-stage concepts -- from vampires and voodoo dolls to even cyborgs. But its concept for upcoming EP “Shangri-La/Paradise on Earth” is about its s...

Updated : 2017.05.14 18:29

Seventeen to launch first world tour in July

Korean boy band Seventeen will kick off its first global tour concert series “2017 Seventeen 1st World Tour Diamond Edge,” with events in Seoul from July 14 to 16. Seventeen’s agency made the ann...

Updated : 2017.05.14 13:30

BTS tops brand reputation chart

South Korean boy band BTS, also known as the Bangtan Boys, topped the brand reputation chart for May in a survey by the Korea Reputation Center. The agency collected data from April 12 to May 13 to ...

Updated : 2017.05.14 13:14

EXID to tour Asia

Girl group EXID is embarking on it first Asia tour in June, its agency Banana Culture Entertainment announced Friday. EXID will kick off the tour with a Hong Kong concert on June 17, and proceed to ...

Updated : 2017.05.12 12:50

‘K-pop Star 6’s Kriesha Tiu to debut on May 24

Kriesha Tiu, a contestant on the SBS competition show “K-pop Star 6,” is set to make her solo debut on May 24, according to the singer’s agency Urban Works Entertainment. “Tiu will put an end ma...

Updated : 2017.05.12 10:56

[Herald Interview] HyunA-led Triple H goes us-against-the-world with ‘365 Fresh’

“Us-against-the-world” spirited trio Triple H, a new group to the Korean music scene, stood firm in the face of a controversy surrounding its recently released debut single “365 Fresh.” The coll...

Updated : 2017.05.11 16:02

Psy nails it on music charts

Global K-pop star Psy has been going strong both in Korea and abroad with his long-awaited eighth full-length album. Since its release on Wednesday, “4X2=8” has been dominating the top 10 across a...

Updated : 2017.05.11 14:11

Banks’ Seoul concert scheduled for July

Singer-songwriter Banks will hold her first concert in Korea on July 8 in Seoul, the artist’s promoters said Thursday. According to production agency AIM, the concert will be part of Banks’ intern...

Updated : 2017.05.11 13:54