K-INDIE : ADOY Releases Second EP “Love”

After the successful release of their first EP “Catnip” in 2017, indie-pop rock band ADOY (아도이) is back with their second EP “Love” released on the 14th of June.ADOY was formed in 2016 and is a gathering of musicians who already had prior experience in the indie scene as part of different bands. In 2017, the band released their debut EP “Catnip” and gave them … Continue reading K-INDIE : ADOY Releases Second EP “Love”

K-INDIE : Ashrock Releases First Album “Kenzasburg”

Ashrock is a jazz indie band that was formed in 2016. The band then rose to popularity after winning the House of Vans Musicians Wanted contest in 2018, landing a deal and being able to release their single “뭐다냐” featuring singer Samuel Seo. They have then been able to participate in various concerts and festivals including the Greenplugged Festival held early in May. MEMBERS: Vocal/sax … Continue reading K-INDIE : Ashrock Releases First Album “Kenzasburg”

K-INDIE : Shirts Boy Frank Releases Double Single “Swallow (only loveless)”

Shirts Boy Frank announced that their planned album would be pushed back due to some band issues. Nonetheless, they released two new songs for their single yesterday, June 1st. The first track is “SWALLOW (only loveless)” which comes out really hard and is followed by “ICUBLU” featuring rapper Yagancamp, bringing a certain depth and flow to the track. The single is now available on major … Continue reading K-INDIE : Shirts Boy Frank Releases Double Single “Swallow (only loveless)”

K-INDIE: Hyukoh Releases New Album and MVs

Hyukoh flown to Germany to finish their new album and created new content. The new album “<24 : How to find true love and happiness>” was released May 31st made up of 6 tracks. The album concentrates on the feelings of love and happiness in life. The first track “Graduation” talks about a person’s openness and anxieties towards his future after leaving school and facing … Continue reading K-INDIE: Hyukoh Releases New Album and MVs

K-INDIE: Lee Sooryun is Back With “동화일기 : 숨바꼭질”

After the KOXX’s comeback last year with the EP “RED”, the members have been working on more materials both as a band, and individually. Synthesizer player Shaun (who is also a DJ) has been preparing to release his own EP. Bass player Sunbin is also preparing new songs with his other band Life And Time. While lead guitarist Lee Sooryun reunited with his other band … Continue reading K-INDIE: Lee Sooryun is Back With “동화일기 : 숨바꼭질”

K-INDIE: Shirts Boy Frank Got Us Listening

We’ve recently been crazy about a South Korean indie band who sounds as though they’re hiphop, but also rock, but also shoegaze and psychedelic. And it doesn’t help that they’re friends with the members of WEBSIDE, another crew we’ve been into lately as well. We’re not complaining though. We love them. They’re called Shirts Boy Frank, a four-member band formed in 2017, with members part … Continue reading K-INDIE: Shirts Boy Frank Got Us Listening

K-INDIE: Why We Think SeSoNeon Signing with BGBG Records and Magic Strawberry Sound is Amazing

SeSoNeon is at the peak of their career just a year after their debut. They have had collaborations, TV appearances, concerts, foreign festival performances and even magazine shoots. For an indie band that is signed to a rather independent and small-scale label, SeSoNeon’s success was very much unexpected, surprising and amazing all at the same time. For some, their success is comparative to the same … Continue reading K-INDIE: Why We Think SeSoNeon Signing with BGBG Records and Magic Strawberry Sound is Amazing

K-INDIE: Echae Kang Returns With EP “Hitch”

It was just like yesterday when we first saw Echae Kang’s name as she was associated with a post Sunwoo Jungah did on her Instagram more than a year ago. And we loved her the moment we saw the first video on her Youtube, a Sofar Seoul performance. Violinist and vocal singer Echae Kang is out here to entrance us once again with her music … Continue reading K-INDIE: Echae Kang Returns With EP “Hitch”

K-INDIE: AshRock Drops Single Featuring Samuel Seo

AshRock is last year’s House of Vans Korea Musicians Wanted Champion, easily defeating other more known artists and bands. And just like what a champion gets when they win, AshRock would be given the chance to produce and release a single under House of Vans’ productions and sponsorship. Today, AshRock released their first single since winning “뭐다냐”. And to add up to the hype, they … Continue reading K-INDIE: AshRock Drops Single Featuring Samuel Seo

The 15th Korean Music Awards Winners!

The 15th Korean Music Awards is an event we were looking forward to a lot this year. On February 28th, the awarding ceremony commenced and the winners announced. This year, we collaborated with Indieful ROK and shared our predictions for the winners. We have widened our broad of music we listen to and it was exciting to find out who had the best chances of … Continue reading The 15th Korean Music Awards Winners!

K-Indie: Kiha And The Faces Release “Happy New Year” Remix Album

In 2015, Kiha & The Faces released the song “Happy New Year” for Lunar New Year. They released it as an album with two remixes from DJ Soulscape and Yun Seokcheol. This year, Kiha & The Faces released another remix album of the same song with 6 other DJs/producers mixing it. The remix album was released on February 5th and is made up of 7 … Continue reading K-Indie: Kiha And The Faces Release “Happy New Year” Remix Album

K-INDIE: Silica Gel is Back With New EP “SiO2.nH2O”

After discovering Silica Gel in 2015 when they just released their first EP, The KHOP Loyalist has always been on their toes about what the band was up to. We’ve heard shoegaze and psychedelic music before but Silca Gel puts you in a more atmospheric vibe, as though being in a planetarium, cosmic and dramatical. After releasing their first self-titled studio album in 2016, they … Continue reading K-INDIE: Silica Gel is Back With New EP “SiO2.nH2O”

K-INDIE : Bye Bye Badman New Single Released, More Coming From SeSoNeon, WETTER

Bye Bye Badman returned with a new EP this year, marking a much-awaited comeback by their fans. After their last single “Monolove” released in September, the band is back with a new single called “I’m Always in Love” released yesterday, October 25th. In other news, the band WETTER is gearign up for a new single release, with a teaser already out. The song will be … Continue reading K-INDIE : Bye Bye Badman New Single Released, More Coming From SeSoNeon, WETTER