[Meet the Staff] Aiming for the Stars: An Interview With MACG CEO Ashley C. Griffin

Most of you know Ashley C. Griffin as the face of MACG Productions LLC, a woman who’s influence in the music scene, particularly as it relates to the Hallyu Wave, has made ripples in the Korean music industry — though her humility would move her to argue to the contrary. Whether in music or in business, Griffin has a passion and exuberance that pervades every … Continue reading [Meet the Staff] Aiming for the Stars: An Interview With MACG CEO Ashley C. Griffin

[INTERVIEW] Vera Miao on Making Her Own Movie

There is a lot of attention on diversity and representation in film and casting these days. In heterogeneous countries like the United States, it is especially prevalent. Countless arguments float around the internet explaining why representation is so important to marginalized communities. Yet those unaffected still seem unable to understand. Common rebuttals to these arguments are audiences won’t be able to relate or that they … Continue reading [INTERVIEW] Vera Miao on Making Her Own Movie

Pretty, Brown & Nerdy: Cheyenne Talks to MACG About Anime, Gaming and Her Experiences in K-Pop

On Feb. 18, Cheyenne Ewulu, best known as one-third of the unit Pretty, Brown & Nerdy and her YouTube handle CheyenneKpop, took some time out of her nonstop schedule to answer some questions for the readers of MACG Magazine. Ever gracious and always energetic, even via email, Cheyenne answered honestly and thoughtfully, revealing some of her aspirations, her favorite aspects of gaming and her fondest … Continue reading Pretty, Brown & Nerdy: Cheyenne Talks to MACG About Anime, Gaming and Her Experiences in K-Pop

[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 your show and how does it impact your listeners? HALLYUNOONA: … Continue reading [INTERVIEW] HallyuNoona.com Re-Introduces U.K.-Based Radio Show, Podcast

[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 radio DJ named Immy, who focuses on letting her listeners … Continue reading [Interview] Bop to the Top With ‘Daebak K-Pop’

[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 concept to interview people the international fans are thankful for … Continue reading [INTERVIEW] Meet Chance MPOD, BTS’ #1 Fanboy

[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 to interview people who the international fans are thankful for … Continue reading [INTERVIEW] What is Reverse K-pop? Let SALV Maknae Explain…

[INTERVIEW] JRE of JREKML “At the Root I’m Just a K-pop Fan”

For the Hallyu Haywire special on the newly established radio show called, Daebak K-pop with IMMY JRE of the K-pop reaction and skit YouTube channel JREKML came on the show to share his experiences and dreams. The show took place in November for one of the most thankful months out of the year with the concept to interview people that the international fans are thankful for and a … Continue reading [INTERVIEW] JRE of JREKML “At the Root I’m Just a K-pop Fan”

[INTERVIEW] Funny, Fanboys and Fresh! Meet Fresh Baon

For the Hallyu Haywire special on the newly established radio show called, Daebak K-pop with IMMY Cedrick, Raph, Justin and Jason of the K-pop reaction YouTube channel Fresh Baon came on the show to share insight on the Canadian K-pop scene. The show took place in November for one of the most thankful months out of the year with the concept to interview people who the international fans are … Continue reading [INTERVIEW] Funny, Fanboys and Fresh! Meet Fresh Baon

[INTERVIEW] Meet Ashley Griffin

Ashley Griffin is fairing the weather in New York City this holiday. No, not MACG Magazine’s Ashley C. Griffin, but Ashley J. Griffin, who is most well known as the creator of the pop culture phenomenon “Twilight: The Unauthorized Musical Parody (New World Stages).” The Los Angeles native has performed on and off of Broadway and film, including: “Wicked: For Good Concert – Gershwin Theater,” “Hamlet,” … Continue reading [INTERVIEW] Meet Ashley Griffin