Monthly archive December, 2012
Events in Seoul This Week: 27/DECEMBER/2012

Events in Seoul This Week: 27/DECEMBER/2012

CLICK HERE FOR THIS WEEK’S EVENTS It’s the last week of 2012 and we are SO ready for 2013. If you haven’t planned your NYE yet then you need to read this post as soon as you get through this week’s event listings. Next, get yourself hyped up for the parties ahead with our shots from Bass...
Black Asteroid Hits Seoul

Black Asteroid Hits Seoul

Techno fans! Our friends over at Less n Less are bringing Black Asteroid – who began his career in music as a sound designer for Prince – to Quadro this Thursday night. The NY DJ started crafting his style of techno in early 2011 with the release of his debut ‘The Engine EP’, which “has...
In Pictures: Bass Attack's One Year Anniversary

In Pictures: Bass Attack’s One Year Anniversary

Bass Attack celebrated their 1 year anniversary by bringing together the best dubstep and drum ‘n bass DJs to Obeg (Club 500) in Hongdae and have them battle it out to see who could rock the house more. There were plenty of beats to keep the crowd dancing and plenty of Jager to loosen them up. Here are the...
In Pictures: Super Sketch+

In Pictures: Super Sketch+

I came to the <Cloud 9> event hosted by Col.l.age+ I few weeks back and I knew that this was going to be one of those venues where any time I go there, something great is going to happen. This past weekend did not disappoint, as SuperColorSuper came by for their “Super Sketch” event. The venue perfectly...
Korea's Animal Casualties

Korea’s Animal Casualties

During a lesson on describing animals, I asked my students about South Korea’s national animal. Foreheads wrinkled. Eyes glanced sideways. “Tiger?” said one student. “Bear?” said another. They looked to their Korean teacher for help. No-one was sure. In the 20 classes I taught that week, none of my 700+ students could provide a confident...
Exclusive End of the World Mix! Silk/Juice's Popol Vuh, Poppin Off

Exclusive End of the World Mix! Silk/Juice’s Popol Vuh, Poppin Off

As you may or may not have heard, the ancient Mayans predicted that tomorrow will be the last day any of us get to enjoy anything Earthly ever again, forever, seriously. So, enjoy life while you can. To this end, Zach H and Trashvortex of Seoul’s Silk/Juice crew have mined the darker side of their...
Events in Seoul This Week: 20/DECEMBER/2012

Events in Seoul This Week: 20/DECEMBER/2012

Merry Christmas and happy post-election! We published some New Year’s Eve events in Seoul this week on Chincha since the major night out of the year is going to be here in a flash - check the choices out here.  We also met up with Seoul-based model Monika Rofler for a chat, who freelances here in Korea, and...
The Tim Burton Exhibit: Horrifyingly Beautiful

The Tim Burton Exhibit: Horrifyingly Beautiful

The bizarre and creepy genius of artist, writer and director Tim Burton has worked its way around the globe from New York, Melbourne, Toronto, Los Angeles and Paris - to now South Korea, temporarily calling the Seoul Museum of Art (SeMa) home. The exhibit, which began Dec. 12 with Burton making his first trip ever to the ROK,...