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

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

Mutemath Takes Us Far From The “Typical” with Play Dead Live Tour [Thoughts & Review]

Sometimes, music gets under your skin, grabs hold of your bones and refuses to let go. Seven years ago, before YouTube had ads, the music video for Mutemath‘s “Typical” was, without a doubt, the weirdest thing I had ever seen. On Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017, I saw it performed live for the second time. The song remains one of the weirdest (and most brilliant) things … Continue reading Mutemath Takes Us Far From The “Typical” with Play Dead Live Tour [Thoughts & Review]

Friday the 13th and Edward Avila

There’s a stigma around Friday the 13th concerning evil happenings. What started out as a popular chain of Halloween movies soon grew to become a worldwide superstition of terror occurring on these dreaded Fridays. But on this particular date, something awful did happen. Something happened that nobody asked for and nobody needed. Edward Avila decided to post a video about his “thoughts on the whole … Continue reading Friday the 13th and Edward Avila

Rich Chigga – Come To My Party Tour

Brian Imanuel, an Indonesian rapper better known as Rich Chigga, is currently on his very first world tour. After the 18-year-old’s single “Dat $tick” became a hit among teenagers and young adults, the rapper quickly rose to international stardom. I had the pleasure to attend his concert in Houston, TX, on Friday, Oct. 21, 2017 at Warehouse Live. First, I would like to mention it is … Continue reading Rich Chigga – Come To My Party Tour

[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

Health and K-Pop Part 6 — Self Esteem

Idols are good-looking. No, idols are gorgeous. Male or female, each idol has to have some amount of attractiveness in order to make it in the K-pop industry. Many idols go through strenuous diets and workout routines to achieve the “perfect” body and it’s not uncommon to notice an idol has lost a couple of pounds in between promotion periods. They can also be spotted underneath … Continue reading Health and K-Pop Part 6 — Self Esteem

Exclusive: A Look Into San Diego Comic Con 2017

From July 20 to July 23, fans of comics, anime, videos and all things pop culture flocked to San Diego, California, for considerably the biggest comic convention in the world: San Diego Comic Con (SDCC)! I had the wonderful and lucky opportunity to attend SDCC again but this time, as a member of the MACG Community and “MACG Magazine.” I am here to bring you … Continue reading Exclusive: A Look Into San Diego Comic Con 2017