Why You Might Be Losing Access To Your Favorite Idols

This article is shared with permission by WAE KPOP and was originally published on their website on Dec. 9, 2017. WAE KPOP is an independent site that offers a unique, creative perspective on Korean culture and entertainment to our distinctly inquisitive audience. Views and opinions expressed in this entry are solely those of the guest contributor. During the 2017 Mnet Asian Music Awards’ (MAMA) voting period, over … Continue reading Why You Might Be Losing Access To Your Favorite Idols

MBC To Broadcast Year-End Award Ceremonies

On December 7, 2017 it was announced that Korean television and radio network company Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) will broadcast all year-end award ceremonies later this month. The awards were tentatively on hold, due to a strike announced earlier this year. A representative from MBC stated, “After the discussion, it was decided to broadcast both the broadcast entertainment object and the acting object because it … Continue reading MBC To Broadcast Year-End Award Ceremonies

MACG Community Members Participate In 2017 Vlogmas

The holiday season is here and the annual YouTube tradition is in full swing! Vlogmas challenges YouTube content creators to roll out daily videos throughout the month of December. Content creators share new and creative uploads from thousands of channels worldwide, with the goal of at least reaching December 25 as the last vlogmas upload for the year. Are you looking for holiday fashion and makeup … Continue reading MACG Community Members Participate In 2017 Vlogmas

MACG Magazine And Worldwide Contributors Celebrate The Release Of Hallyu Wave Retrospective

MACG Magazine released “From Psy to Worldwide: A Retrospective of the Hallyu Wave from 2012 – 2017” on Dec. 1, 2017. This MACG Magazine Special Edition was developed over the course of several months with contributions from voices at several intersections in Korean entertainment commentary. Although the phenomenon known as the Korean Wave has been in action since the 1990s, the impact of the past five … Continue reading MACG Magazine And Worldwide Contributors Celebrate The Release Of Hallyu Wave Retrospective

[PRESS RELEASE]: Seoulwave Chooses MACG Productions to Maintain Brand Through Transition

On Oct. 15, 2017, Seoulwave and Multifacetedacg Productions LLC (MACG Productions) finalized an agreement to continue Seoulwave’s activities as a rising source of K-pop news and interests for international fans under the management and leadership of MACG Productions. The uncommon blend of unique perspectives across varying multimedia options will be a source for established fans to receive unbiased K-pop information and entertainment.       … Continue reading [PRESS RELEASE]: Seoulwave Chooses MACG Productions to Maintain Brand Through Transition

Inspire Me Korea

The members of the MACG Community share a keen interest in Korean culture: from music to film, food and beauty products. For those who want to get a sample of Korea right at their doorstep, meet Diana and Alice — two ambitious entrepreneurs who have created a way to transport you to the streets of Seoul every month. Inspire Me Korea is a monthly subscription service that lets people from … Continue reading Inspire Me Korea

Bite Macarons The Ideal Sweet Treat In Houston

Article originally appeared on Examiner.com November 1, 2014 — You open the doors and your eyes dance around. White walls rest among soft lighting. The aromas of freshly steeped tea and brewing coffee waft around you. Upbeat yet attentive music plays in the background. You take a deep breath in and hold it as you approach the display case. And there they are — perfectly … Continue reading Bite Macarons The Ideal Sweet Treat In Houston

KCON17NY Through The Lens Of My First Visit [Guest]

This guest entry was written by MACG Community member Jessica of YouTube channel The Jess Lyfe. Views and opinions expressed in this entry are solely those of the guest contributor. After attending KCON in Paris and Los Angeles last year, I can definitely say that each stop has its own vibe. My first visit to New York for the convention was a fun experience, and JessLyfers made … Continue reading KCON17NY Through The Lens Of My First Visit [Guest]

[CONTEST] KpopMe! Announces Taeyang 2017 World Tour Ticket Contest

Get your dancing shoes ready and warm up your vocal chords! KpopMe! Entertainment recently announced on Facebook their Vocal & Dance Cover Contest for a pair of P1 tickets during Taeyang’s “White Night” North American tour. Winners are encouraged to apply to the closest tour location to them. Travel expenses and accommodations are not included. Learn more about the Toronto-based company’s competition here and comment what talent you would … Continue reading [CONTEST] KpopMe! Announces Taeyang 2017 World Tour Ticket Contest

[BREAKING] Coco Avenue Announces Disbandment

On June 19, 2017 Hip Hop-R&B duo Coco Avenue announced that they will disband on July 13, 2017. The popular act’s formal announcement came in the evening via their Facebook fan page. The group, currently consisting of members Jenna Rose and Jenny Lyric, has been active for five years. Coco Avenue also stated that they will have their last performance during Hallyu Nights, hosted by Dreamkatchers Initiative. Prior to this … Continue reading [BREAKING] Coco Avenue Announces Disbandment