Posts tagged "parties"
Seoul Events in 2014

Seoul Events in 2014

Ongoing Until February 23rd, 2015: Jeans This National Folk Museum of Korea exhibition hones in on the domestic and international history and culture of jeans. As well as featuring vintage clothing and retro relics, stories related to denimwear from ordinary people will be weaved throughout.  More info Until March 1st, 2015: Studio Ghibli Exhibition Fans of the legendary Japanese film studio...
New Year's Eve in Seoul 2014

New Year’s Eve in Seoul 2014

GARETH EMERY AT OCTAGON, GANGNAM Gareth Emery is one of the world’s hottest mainstream dance DJs so he should fit right in at Octagon, the hugely popular Gangnam club space. If you want a high-octane party where the drinks are pricey but the fun is guaranteed, this is the NYE bash for you. Tickets are...
The Meet Market: For Queers and Their Allies

The Meet Market: For Queers and Their Allies

When we heard about The Meet Market we thought it sounded like an interesting, alternative and necessary event for the Seoul nightlife scene.  We were eager to find out more so got in touch with kim thompson, one of the event organisers, and grilled her about what The Meet Market is all about, her opinion on being...
Picture Review: Loose Union Presents

Picture Review: Loose Union Presents

Saturday night’s Loose Union event wasn’t so much the tentative first steps of a fledgling video and record label but a full-blown ruckus of a launch party, leaving us feeling like we’d been sucked in and spat out by the gloriously grungy hole that is Club DGBG.  Dark basement bars always promote a sense of...

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...
SHAKE!

SHAKE!

This Saturday brings the two-year anniversary of the SHAKE! Dance Party at Myoungwolgwan in Hongdae.  This could also be the last event, although there may be a one-off night in July (which we’ll keep you posted about). The event started in Feb 2010, when three people decided to make a low-key dance party for their friends.  There weren’t...