K-INDIE: nokdu, Jacoby Drop Coin Wash

Producer Nokdu and singer Jacoby (of Jacoby Planet) has just released their collaboratove single called “Coin Wash” yesterday. These multi-talented artists was a breath of fresh air among all these indie releases lately. Jacoby has been working on a lot material but this is the the most recent. And including producer nokdu who we just learned of at least four months ago, was a perfect … Continue reading K-INDIE: nokdu, Jacoby Drop Coin Wash

K-INDIE: JIDA Releases New Single “Bloom”

Producer JIDA is back with her newest single called “‘Bloom’ released on yesterday made up of two tracks. Bloom features singer Ga Eun and paints many emotions with the low pitched piano and synths, made even warmer by thew vocals. Still In Our Time features singer 우예린 who also uses Japanese lyrics. The track was co-produced by singer and songwriter OBON and is about a … Continue reading K-INDIE: JIDA Releases New Single “Bloom”

K-INDIE: Band numnum Debut with EP “넘”

BGBG Records has just debuted a newest band called numnum yesterday with their first EP named after themselves, “넘”. The band is made up of three members E Jae (bass), Yunjoung Lee (vocal) and Seunghyuk Lee (guitar). I still cannot pin point the genre of music they use, but Yunjoung’s vocals really give you a hunger for more through distorted guitar riffs and techno sounds. … Continue reading K-INDIE: Band numnum Debut with EP “넘”

K-INDIE: SURL Drops New Single “Cilla”

SURL is one of Happy Robot Records’ newest bands and debuted in December with their first EP “Aren’t You”. Yesterday, they released their first digital single “Cilla”. It’s made up of two songs “Cilla” and “Dead Man”. The band’s name is said to mean “those who tell a story” and with these two new songs, they achieve that with messages about living free and toxic … Continue reading K-INDIE: SURL Drops New Single “Cilla”

K-INDIE : OOHYO Drops Album “Far From the Madding City”

OOHYO is undeniably one of our favorite indie musicians who could offer nothing than beautiful music and meaningful messages to her listeners. Yesterday, she released her sophomore album “성난 도시로부터 멀리 (Far From the Madding City)”. The album is made up of 12 tracks and is all about her observations living in an urban city. And rather than just focusing on the negative things, OOHYO … Continue reading K-INDIE : OOHYO Drops Album “Far From the Madding City”

K-INDIE: New Singles from OuiOui, Jang Pilsoon, Lee Luli and O3ohn

Another week where we hear new songs and basks in the glory that K-Indie music could only offer. Here are three new songs that we are currently loving. OUIOUI You know we love OuiOui and they just released a new single “Barabom” featuring Mind U’s Jaehee. It is a song fit for the spring season and we were actually surprised to see even the Korean … Continue reading K-INDIE: New Singles from OuiOui, Jang Pilsoon, Lee Luli and O3ohn

The Experience : Wanderland MUsic Festival 2019

I have never been to any other concert than those featuring Korean artists. And I haven’t listened to Western music in such a long while, too. But 2017 and 2018 were really nice to me that I was introduced to some indie musicians from the US and UK that I liked. Wanderland is an annual arts and music festival in Manila and they usually invite … Continue reading The Experience : Wanderland MUsic Festival 2019

K-INDIE : 놀이도감 Release His First EP “Playbook”

Released on March 7th, “Playbook” is the first solo EP of the singer-songwriter and guitarist 놀이도감 aka Kim Minsu, who is also a member of the band Silica Gel. Being with a band meant a life with a group of friends but the “Playbook” introduces various images and messages based on Kim MInsu’s memories and life working alone, one that suits him more. He did … Continue reading K-INDIE : 놀이도감 Release His First EP “Playbook”

K-INDIE : The Black Skirts Release New Album “Thirsty”

The Black Skirts has been preparing for his new album for almost a year. And on February 12th his grotesquely beautiful “Thirsty” dropped. The album is made up of 12 tracks and is a collection of beautiful tracks showcasing more of his abilities in various instruments. The Black Skirts describes his songs as grotesquely created, but somehow created a more lovely soundscape than he first … Continue reading K-INDIE : The Black Skirts Release New Album “Thirsty”

K-INDIE : PONY Comes Back With New Album “The Pacific Ocean”

Korean indie band PONY is no rookie in the scene. They debuted back in 2008 with a single and straight away followed it with their first album. Their next release was 3 years after with “Little Another 3 years after, they released their second album “I Do Not Want To Open The Window To The Outside World”. Yesterday, after 3 years, they released their 3rd … Continue reading K-INDIE : PONY Comes Back With New Album “The Pacific Ocean”

RM Shares New Mixtape “mono.” (It’s beautiful!)

BTS’ leader RM has come back with his newest mixtape that was announced with such surprise. “Mono.” was released early today, Ovtober 23rd and is made available free! The mixtape is made up of 7 tracks, with two featuring some of our favorite K-Indie names, eAeon and the band NELL. As we always say, anything with NELL in it is definitely something amazing! Kudos for … Continue reading RM Shares New Mixtape “mono.” (It’s beautiful!)

K-INDIE : Echae en Route Comes Back with New Album

Bass guitar player Kwon Ohkyung and Violinist Echae Kang first collaborated in 2015 for the album “Madeline” made up of 6 tracks. The two have then braced the music industry in soulful, jazz and classical music. Shortly after their activities as Echae en Route, the two have moved on to individual activities. Echae Kang continued as a solo artists and have succesfully released three albums … Continue reading K-INDIE : Echae en Route Comes Back with New Album

K-INDIE : WETTER Releases 2nd Mini Album “We’ve Lost, What Now?”

Korean rock band WETTER is back with their second mini-album “We’ve Lost, What Now?”, a feast for all them 90’s rock fans. The band’s last EP was released a year ago and much fans have waited for their new material. This new EP contains 5 tracks with “I don’t wanna be a doll” released a few months ago. Their bass player Jung Jihoon also participated … Continue reading K-INDIE : WETTER Releases 2nd Mini Album “We’ve Lost, What Now?”

K-INDIE : Life And Time Drops 2nd Album “Age”

Korean indie rock band Life And Time made up of Jinsil (guitar), Park Sunbin (bass) and Lim Sangwook (drums), has just come back with their 2nd full album “Age” released today. The theme of the new album is “Time” and the ten tracks share stories from different generations: child, boy, youth, middle age aand old age. The story all starts with “Picnic” depicting shildhood, with … Continue reading K-INDIE : Life And Time Drops 2nd Album “Age”

K-INDIE : Gyojung Releases First EP After 6 Years Since Debut

Korean indie band Gyojung (교정) has been in the scene for 6 years, starting off as a band in highschool through members Shin Jaeeun (신재은) and Lee Taewook (이태욱). With Lee Gihak (이기학), they have actively been performing in gigs and signed with Asia Records. After numerous unreleased, uncompleted projects, on September 11th, they released their first ever EP “한심한 생각” (Pathetic Thoughts). The EP … Continue reading K-INDIE : Gyojung Releases First EP After 6 Years Since Debut