[Interview] Charli Taft: From Charlotte to Charli

Charli Taft is a name you’ll definitely want to remember if you are interested in K-pop. The singer/songwriter from Liverpool has written songs for some of your favorite idols like Red Velvet, LOONA and Taemin of SHINee. I had the chance to talk to Charli soon after she released her single “Love Like You“ for SM Station. Read on to find out how she got started writing … Continue reading [Interview] Charli Taft: From Charlotte to Charli

Drummer Darren King Leaves Mutemath [Announcement & Opinion]

On Aug. 8, 2017 Paul Meany of New Orleans alternative group Mutemath released a statement bearing sad news. Darren King, drummer and a founding group member, has parted ways with the band and will no longer participate in Mutemath performances for the time being. This news comes as a most unexpected shock. Mutemath is currently gearing up for their latest tour, “Play Dead Live,” which … Continue reading Drummer Darren King Leaves Mutemath [Announcement & Opinion]

Visual Kei Band SuG To Take Indefinite Hiatus

In July it was announced that Japanese visual kei rock group SuG will be going on an indefinite hiatus. The shocking announcement was posted on their official website and as a result caused high traffic and eventually led to the site crashing. It is unknown as to why the hiatus is happening, but the group posted their deepest apology through the website and Facebook. The group’s … Continue reading Visual Kei Band SuG To Take Indefinite Hiatus

It’s a Cole World After All

In the world of K-pop, there is a certain expectation that comes along with attending a concert. It’s an expectation to be “wowed,” to be dazzled, to be blown off your feet, to have an experience that could cause a fan to label it as the “best concert ever.” It is a mighty expectation to live up to. Sometimes fans forget that the same standard … Continue reading It’s a Cole World After All

G-Dragon Introduced Fans To Kwon Ji-Yong At Houston Concert Stop

On Wednesday, July 19, 2017, Houston, Texas welcomed South Korean megastar G-Dragon at Toyota Center. Actually, fans sent off G-Dragon and welcomed Kwon Ji-Yong, the man behind the moniker, as he made his “debut” during the “Act III, M.O.T.T.E ‘Moment of Truth The End’ World Tour.” Since its start on June 10 in Seoul, the concert has schedules in Asia, Oceania and Europe, with the Houston tour stop … Continue reading G-Dragon Introduced Fans To Kwon Ji-Yong At Houston Concert Stop

[CONTEST] KpopMe! Announces Taeyang 2017 World Tour Ticket Contest

Get your dancing shoes ready and warm up your vocal chords! KpopMe! Entertainment recently announced on Facebook their Vocal & Dance Cover Contest for a pair of P1 tickets during Taeyang’s “White Night” North American tour. Winners are encouraged to apply to the closest tour location to them. Travel expenses and accommodations are not included. Learn more about the Toronto-based company’s competition here and comment what talent you would … Continue reading [CONTEST] KpopMe! Announces Taeyang 2017 World Tour Ticket Contest

Newcomer DMEANOR Doesn’t Hold Back With Debut ‘Don’t Hold Me’

After releasing cover songs for the past four years on Soundcloud, artist DMEANOR has finally unleashed his brand of smooth R&B to the masses with debut track “Don’t Hold Me.” Featuring one of Korean hip-hop’s most sought-after (and talked-about) rappers, the outspoken and oftentimes polarizing Swings, “Don’t Hold Me” proves itself a well-composed debut track. Enlisting a high-profile rapper for one’s first single is not only … Continue reading Newcomer DMEANOR Doesn’t Hold Back With Debut ‘Don’t Hold Me’

[BREAKING] Jay Park Signs With Jay Z’s Roc Nation

Korean-American artist and label owner Jay Park announced that he has signed a deal with Roc Nation. The official announcement came after several months of netizen speculation on his Facebook page. The Official Roc Nation Facebook page announced their congratulations simultaneously, creating a storm of messages on the platform and other social media sites from his fans — Jaywalkers — and others within the industry. Roc Nation is … Continue reading [BREAKING] Jay Park Signs With Jay Z’s Roc Nation