[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…

[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…

[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…

[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…

[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…

[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…

[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…

[INTERVIEW] ‘Seoul Searching’ With Benson Lee

American film and television need more diversity, and consumers are demanding it. From the ripple effect of the #OscarsSoWhite dialogue, hopes for a positive reception of minority-based productions and casting; to public outcry over the whitewashing of recent action films, the entertainment world needs stories that reflect the changing population. Enter Korean-American filmmaker Benson Lee,…

[INTERVIEW] FUTURISTIC Is Happy As F**K

Zachary “FUTURISTIC” Beck is optimistic about the possibilities in his career and is likely taking in the sights as he prepares for the next stop on his world tour, “As Seen On The Internet.” The tour, which shares the same name as the 25-year-old’s most recent album, has featured other known and emerging artists in the…