Events
Color Me Rad Korea 2013

Color Me Rad Korea 2013

Color Me Rad runners warming up to Zumba outside Jamsil Olympic Stadium. Parts of Seoul were literally covered in color on Saturday, July 20, 2013, thanks to the Color Me Rad 5K held at Jamsil Sports Complex. The rain took a break long enough to allow a beautiful, hot morning to host and toast participants. Thousands...
Events in Seoul This Week: July 18 - July 25

Events in Seoul This Week: July 18 – July 25

As the salty cocktail of perspiration, rainwater and humidity seemingly seeps ever deeper into every conceivable aspect of our physical lives, here at Chincha we take solace in the array of events available to augment your weekend and, at least in spirit, we remain unsodden. Also, next week we will be announcing the date of...
Cakeshop Vamps It Up With First Gay Clubnight 'v.o.g.u.e'

Cakeshop Vamps It Up With First Gay Clubnight ‘v.o.g.u.e’

This Friday welcomes the launch of ‘v.o.g.u.e’ a brand new, monthly club night for Seoul’s Gay and Lesbian crowd – and all those who love them. Taking place at Cakeshop Seoul, one of Seoul’s leading underground the fundamental idea behind the party is relatively simple, claims organiser Seb Rousset. ‘We wanted to give Seoul’s LGBT...
July Events in Seoul: 4 - 11

July Events in Seoul: 4 – 11

ONGOING Zero Per Zero Exhibit Arts venue Sangsang Madang in Hongdae is hosting an exhibit on its first floor by ace design studio Zero Per Zero, who largely design artistic subway maps with a twist, from this week. The exhibit, named Ready to Go, ends on July 22. The House of Human Being-Proxemics Busan One...
Find Your Rap Name and Win Tix to Shabazz Palaces in Seoul

Find Your Rap Name and Win Tix to Shabazz Palaces in Seoul

Shabazz Palaces are hitting eclectic Sinsa venue Club Keu Keu this Thursday night (that’s 4th of July for all you ‘Mericans out there) and we have 4 pairs of tickets to give away. The alt hip hop group are currently on their Asian tour and will be playing tracks like the stomper “Swerve” to the...
July Seoul Events: June 28 - July 3

July Seoul Events: June 28 – July 3

Hopefully we’ve blown the lid off of your summer to-do list. Charlotte’s got 9 ways to keep you cool as a shredded cucumber while you stick it out in Seoul, while Chase’s stunning photo essay on biking Korea may inspire a “Kerouacian” journey. And if summer’s too big a project, start with the weekend! Here’s...
In Pictures: Go Skateboarding Day 2013 in Seoul

In Pictures: Go Skateboarding Day 2013 in Seoul

Seoul’s skate scene was looking good when a several-hundred-strong crowd of skaters and fans bustled into Dongdaemun’s Cult Park for the South Korean chapter of international Go Skateboarding Day. Held on June 22, a day later than the international standard, to account for the weekend, skaters with skillsets as polarized as their nationalities joined together...
Cheese, Chorizo and The Killer Drones

Cheese, Chorizo and The Killer Drones

The Killer Drones, “a raucous, psychedelic, garage rock band founded in 2012 in Seoul, South Korea” are releasing an album this weekend, accompanied by a celebratory show at Club DGBG; one of the best rock venues in Hongdae, FYI.  Bored of interviews focused on music inspirations and bands’ future plans, Grey Watson, frontman of the The Killer...