Posts tagged "Loose Union"
Catching New Blue Death

Catching New Blue Death

As the rain ceases to descend on a miserable day in Seoul, it’s a far cry from inside club Keu Keu, where New Blue Death’s Adam Brennan and Ethan Waddell are sat, relaxing after their show. The atmosphere is chilled and ambient. Their set-up for the gig was not the most exemplary: no stage, band...
Indie Music Project At The Love Shop

Indie Music Project At The Love Shop

Representing “the interesting possibilities that can exist in Seoul”, four members of different (past and present) Korea-based bands combined to form Love Shop, a one -off musical collaboration between Mineri, On Sparrow Hills, Northern Sound and Table People. The actual record will be released soon; this video is an off-the-cuff pre-cursor. Enjoy. Loose Union, the...
Hongdae Playground

Hongdae Playground

Here’s a short Indieframe, Loose Union and Aweh documentary following the trials and tribulations of Seoul-based band Used Cassettes’ on a trip to play Sunset Janghang festival back in July. Love the shots of the band performing on the train and the drenched audience rocking out in their plastic macs. Images: Indieframe

Wagwak’s Last Gig

“Hey, you going to Freebird for Wagwak‘s gig tonight?” was probably the most asked question in Seoul on Saturday night. As we approached the venue, Koreans to our left lined up for Cocoon, and meaty bros lined up to our right for Papa Gorilla’s.  We knew we were creeping closer and closer to Freebird as...

Loose Union Presents:

There is a line that the Loose Union guys have come up with that keeps reverberating in our minds here at Chincha: ‘Seoul is much cooler than you thought’.  As a new video and music production company based in Seoul, it is this conviction that motivates the mission of the group – to document the underground...

VLUF Garage Party

We missed VLUF’s first garage party but heard so much good stuff about it that we knew we had to make it to Volume 2.  It finally came around last Saturday, held in a converted studio in Seongsu with enough space on the rooftop to scatter sofas, a BBQ and a makeshift patio heater (aka...