Dumbfoundead Brings His Yikes! Tour to the House of Blues in Houston, TX

Quick observation about a Dumbfoundead show: it’s all about the build-up. After the prerequisite security checks, the audience is ushered into the venue, the Bronze Peacock Room of the legendary House of Blues. Doors open at 7:30 p.m., an hour before the show actually begins. Already people are anxious for the concert to start: some opting to suppress their excitement with a little liquid relaxation, … Continue reading Dumbfoundead Brings His Yikes! Tour to the House of Blues in Houston, TX

EXO CBX’s ‘Blooming Days’: ‘Thursday’

On to the next chapter! So far, EXO CBX showed off their funky sides with “Blooming Day” and “Sweet Dreams!” and coaxed us out of a sleepy fog with “Monday Blues.” Now, get ready for a slower, sexier vibe. “Thursday” is the sultry R&B ballad of the mini album. Each member shows off their unique vocal color and range, their voices layered over a simple … Continue reading EXO CBX’s ‘Blooming Days’: ‘Thursday’

EXO CBX’s ‘Blooming Days’: ‘Sweet Dreams!’

Welcome back! Continuing our lovely “Blooming Days” love story, on a Wednesday we’re whisked off to the ’80s, a decade defined by its many young adult angst and romance films. “Sweet Dreams” fits right in with its synth-heavy dance instrumental oozing all the anticipation of a first date. “At night when everyone’s asleep, I’m busy alone in front of the mirror. The clothes I picked … Continue reading EXO CBX’s ‘Blooming Days’: ‘Sweet Dreams!’

EXO CBX’s ‘Blooming Days’: ‘Blooming Day’

The title track for the mini album is in an entirely different groove from “Monday Blues.” After seeing you every day on the commute, and a few coffee and movie dates, EXO-CBX ask the important question: “So baby, can I be your boyfriend?” Who can say no to faces like those and this funky beat? A kick drum drives the track, keeping it in a … Continue reading EXO CBX’s ‘Blooming Days’: ‘Blooming Day’

EXO CBX’s ‘Blooming Days’: ‘Monday Blues’

What better way to get through the week than with awesome music. EXO‘s dynamic trio CBX —Kim Jongdae (CHEN), Byun Baekhyun and Kim Minseok (XIUMIN) — is back with seven new songs. That’s right, one for each day if the week. In the spirit of the album concept, this review will follow suit, starting with their first track, “Monday Blues.” Waking up on Monday is … Continue reading EXO CBX’s ‘Blooming Days’: ‘Monday Blues’

FAKY Releases “Who We Are” MV

  FAKY is a group widely known for creating music that connects with people and teaches the importance of confidence, strength and courage. On April 11, the group returned to advocate these feelings through “Who We Are,” a pop ballad that encourages building up the confidence to love oneself despite how the world views them. “‘Cause if I let what you think take over me … Continue reading FAKY Releases “Who We Are” MV

Have You Heard: “SHOES EP” by LATE LEE

Released on March 31, 2018, “SHOES” is the first EP released by indie rapper and founder of the ODD FOLKS collective LATE LEE. The five-track EP features four guest  artists and four producers. Each track has its own flair that makes it unique from the others. Intro The EP’s first track creates an ambiance reminiscent of ’90s hip hop with a dash of R&B. One interesting … Continue reading Have You Heard: “SHOES EP” by LATE LEE

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Wanna One To Officially Tour The U.S.

“Produce 101 Season 2” winners Wanna One are having a world tour and the U.S. made the list! Powerhouse Entertainment recently made the announcement via social media and their website for ONE: THE WORLD TOUR, just weeks after announcing the U.S. leg of senior group MONSTA X‘s tour.   The CJE&M-created group, co-promoted with YMC Entertainment, debuted Aug. 7, 2017, and is widely identifiable due to promotions … Continue reading Wanna One To Officially Tour The U.S.

“Winter Dreams” Compilation Album Interviews: Rock ‘N’ Roll Radio (로큰롤라디오)

MACG Magazine is proud to share this series of interviews conducted with various artists who contributed to “Winter Dreams”, a project celebrating South Korea and its hosting of the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics. Next up: RNRR Continue reading “Winter Dreams” Compilation Album Interviews: Rock ‘N’ Roll Radio (로큰롤라디오)