Vidulgi OoyoO

Myeongdong, Seoul, 29 May. One flight is much like the next, the only differences being the food and in-flight entertainment. Asiana did a very acceptable bibimbap on the way out and, more ambitiously, a ssambap on the way back. Their tinned makgeolli, which I sampled on the return leg, is not to be recommended. Maybe […]

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LKL Critics’ Choice 2011: Philip

by Philip Gowman 3 January 2012
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2011 all told was not a bad year for K-pop, and K-indie too is reaching listeners through more outlets. My own record-buying was somewhat slower than in previous years, but nevertheless I picked up enough to have a lot of rejects in my pile. And here are five of the disks that will stay with […]

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LKL Critics’ Choice 2008: Mark Russell

by Mark Russell 16 December 2008
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Mark Russell from Korea Pop Wars and Korea Gig Guide presents his pick of 2008’s CDs

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