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VLUF's House of VANS Party in Seoul

VLUF’s House of VANS Party in Seoul

Vans are launching in South Korea and are throwing a huge, fuck off party in celebration. And who better to help them facilitate this than warehouse rave aficionados VLUF? The international skate brand are teaming up with the infamous crew to make this the biggest and baddest youth culture event Seoul’s ever seen. Our event...
WIN TICKETS: Jackmaster in Seoul

WIN TICKETS: Jackmaster in Seoul

Seoul’s premiere underground bass club Cakeshop regularly bring the newest and hottest DJs to the city, but hauling Jackmaster to South Korea is even more of a massive coup than usual. The musician is the co-founder of Numbers, one of the sickest labels in the UK right now with a DJ roster that includes the...
Sigur Rós Are Coming to Seoul!

Sigur Rós Are Coming to Seoul!

According to their website, ethereal Scandinavian post-rock band Sigur Rós are coming to Seoul.  Tickets are slated to be released on the 29th of January 2013 and the gig itself will be on May 19th at the Olympic Gymnastics Arena. Nils Clauss, a filmmaker who lives and works in Seoul, created this excellent music video Urban...
Seoul Events in 2013

Seoul Events in 2013

We already post our weekly events listings every Thursday, but larger events sometimes need to be booked ahead of schedule. This is a record of the Seoul events in 2013 that we really want to go to. ONGOING Local Gigs For local indie band gigs take a peek at Indistreet and the Korea Gig Guide....
Touring Korea: GUIGUISUISUI

Touring Korea: GUIGUISUISUI

We recently chatted with musician and artist Dann Gaymer of project GUIGUISUISUI about his current East Asian tour and he gave Chincha some unique sketches as a much-appreciated gift. Read all about the dark, folksy act which, according to Dann, “combines harmonica, guitar and a customized skateboard-diddly bo to blast out punk-country and gutter-blues in...
Bike Party Seoul: Keep Calm & Bike On

Bike Party Seoul: Keep Calm & Bike On

What better way to celebrate 2013 than following a bike – with speakers attached to it  - blasting Michael Jackson and dubstep on the streets of Seoul? Bike Party Seoul makes that awesomeness happen. Chances are you’ve probably seen the stickers popping up on lamp posts or bathroom stalls if you’re a Hongdae or Itaewon socialite....
Low End Theory at Dojo

Low End Theory at Dojo

People have been raving about new Gyeongridan club Dojo lately because of its unpretentious, stripped-down party vibes. Of particular interest is L.E.T’s (Low End Theory) monthly night at the basement lounge, happening again this Saturday from 11pm – 5am. The event is hosted by MCs Lucid and Kala, both stand-up performers in their own right,...
New Year's Eve in Seoul 2013

New Year’s Eve in Seoul 2013

Welcoming in the new year and surviving the end of the world is more than enough reason to pop open the bubbly and replace your somak with socham. Begin 2013 with a flask of your own homemade makegeolli or skittles soju and countdown your way into one (or two, or three) of the events below....