Posts tagged "Live Music"
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...
Events in Seoul This Week: 17/JANUARY/2013

Events in Seoul This Week: 17/JANUARY/2013

This week on Chincha we’ve been behind the scenes on an indie film in South Korea, checked out 10 of the country’s weirdest tourist attractions (penis park trip, anyone?), and published a gorgeous photoessay of some of Seoul’s sexiest walls and doors. We also partied at Social Underground and updated our Seoul Events 2013 post...
Bbang in Hongdae

Bbang in Hongdae

There’s no dearth of music venues in Hongdae.  On any given night, there are hundreds of gigs taking place in the brightly lit, super-hip space between Hapjeong and Sinchon.  To catch live music in Hongdae, you needn’t even cross a single threshold, with buskers occupying virtually every street corner or open space.  Hongdae is Seoul’s...
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....
Events in Seoul This Week: 22/NOVEMBER/2012

Events in Seoul This Week: 22/NOVEMBER/2012

Happy Thanksgiving US readers, we will be eating lots today in your honour. It’s freezing this week so make sure the weather doesn’t get you down by reading our post on 10 Reasons to Love Winter in Korea. If you’re too cynical for that to cheer you up then we also have an article on...
Loose Union Presents: Table People CD Launch

Loose Union Presents: Table People CD Launch

Seoul-based band Table People, under Loose Union records, are releasing a CD of their psych pop this weekend at a party that promises to be huge fun. Fresh from creating home made, exclusive and individual covers for their CDs, coordinated by band member and Seoul Urban Art(ist) Eric Davis, the quartet will be rocking it...
Events in Seoul This Week: 15/NOVEMBER/2012

Events in Seoul This Week: 15/NOVEMBER/2012

ONGOING Seoul Lantern Festival It’s the final weekend for the Seoul Lantern Festival, so if you haven’t yet you may want to brave the crowds and head to Cheonggyecheon stream to see the impressive display. Platoon Events Platoon has a ton of excellent quality events on this weekend, including Park Hyesoo’s ongoing The Dream Thrown...

Events in Korea This Week: 12/JULY/2012

We heard that monsoon season is going to be battering us ferociously this weekend so information on these events may or may not be totally useless to you, depending on the weather. Wherever you happen to be, make the most of any downpours by entering our rain-themed chinchagram photography competition. Have a good one. THURSDAY...