HyunA Proves ‘The Queen’s Back’ at Dallas Concert

The multi-talented HyunA recently dropped by Dallas on a leg of her very first American tour, “The Queen’s Back.” Presented by KpopMe, this tour has not only proven HyunA’s international popularity, it has shown why she so rightfully deserves the title of queen. As soon as the show began, HyunA appeared under the spotlights like…

[GIVEAWAY] ‘Break Out’ With Jessi in NY and LA

Jessi will be hitting the stage for her U.S. “Break Out” tour in a matter of days, and MACG Magazine is offering two lucky fans the opportunity to catch the starlet’s show in New York and LA. The tickets are free, and the rules are simple — what do you have to lose? To enter…

GOT7 Houston Fanmeet Experience

On Friday, Jan. 27, 2017, GOT7 was in Houston for the very first time. The process of buying tickets on its own proved to be a small taste what the fanmeet would be like. After a night out with friends in December, we all set our alarms in preparation to buy our tickets. The first…

[INTERVIEW] HallyuNoona.com Re-Introduces U.K.-Based Radio Show, Podcast

Recently, HallyuNoona announced a return to the airwaves via Twitter, an exciting accomplishment for their team and for international Hallyu Wave fans! The website, a “Korean culture blog from a waegukin,” has undergone changes as well. Read our interview with HallyuNoona below. MACG MAGAZINE: You recently navigated radio licensing in the United Kingdom. What does this approval provide…

[GIVEAWAY] New Music Release: ‘Distance’ by Alan Z

Alan Z flexes his rap and R&B skills in his newest single, “Distance.” It’s a true R&B track with just the right amount of hip hop. Alan borrowed from a recipe of quality not often identified in R&B/hip hop mixes today. After delivering a calm yet powerful verse, he lures you in with the sweetest vocals. “Distance” holds its own as Alan Z proves he can be both the “cutie pie next door” and the man with the perfectly laid flow.

[Interview] Bop to the Top With ‘Daebak K-Pop’

Not many people know this, but Billboard covers more than “America’s top 100.” Radio stations play more than just current pop, rap or country music; music is not limited to songs composed in English. Immy knows, though. “Daebak K-Pop” is a radio program stationed on WCUW radio in Massachusetts; it is run by a young…

‘Let BamBam Be BamBam.’ [Opinion]

This guest entry was written by MACG Community member Robyn of YouTube channel K-pop 101. Views and opinions expressed in this entry are solely those of the guest contributor. As the TURBULENCE United States fan meets kicked off, many fans (I GOT7s) of JYP Entertainment boy band GOT7 have been pleading with BamBam to stop doing the…

Zico at KOKO in Camden, London

On January 5, 2017, K-pop fans eagerly lined up outside of the KOKO venue awaiting entry to see their favorite idol, Zico, up close and personal. Some huddled in a circle and cheerfully sang some of his best songs, while others, who had been in line since the early morning, sat on the ground while discussing their plans to…

[INTERVIEW] Meet Chance MPOD, BTS’ #1 Fanboy

For the “Hallyu Haywire” special on the newly-established radio show “Daebak K-pop with IMMY,” Chance of the K-pop-reaction YouTube channel Chance MPOD partnered with host Immy to share his BTS-fanboy love as well as the origin of his name. The special took place in November, one of the most thankful months out of the year, with the…

Death of an Assassin EP. I

THE FINAL MISSION The wind blew through his hair and rain pelted his face as he made his way back to the castle in his homeland of Mythira. His arms and legs felt like lead, his head pounded, and he felt like his entire body was on fire. He could not wait to go home…

[INTERVIEW] What is Reverse K-pop? Let SALV Maknae Explain…

For the Hallyu Haywire special on the newly established radio show called, Daebak K-pop with IMMY SALV Maknae of the diverse YouTube channel SALV&FAMILY came on the show to share his experiences in producing, singing, writing and everything in between. The show took place in November for one of the most thankful months out of the year with the concept…