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Jive Monkey Playlist: 1/20/17

Today of all days, I’m retreating to my happy place.  I’ve been in this mental state of denial and pardon me if I just want to stay there for a little bit longer.  909 more words

Jive Monkey Playlist

야광토끼: Stay Gold

야광토끼는 검정치마와 함께 한국적 디아스포라 예술을 한국 인디 음악계에 성공적으로 이식한 몇 안되는 젊은 뮤지션이다. 어린 시절 한국을 떠나 미국에서 성장한 임유진과 조휴일은 미국의 감수성을 흡수한 언어(신스, 일렉트로닉, 혹은 인디 기타팝)로 음악을 만들지만 한국의 언어(한국어 가사)로 음악을 만들기도 한다.


Relax! They're Here to Help.

Sometimes the days get too long and the hours get too hard. It can be difficult trying to find a way to properly relax if you work full time, are in school, or simply have too much on your plate at the moment. 684 more words

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[ K-INDIE ] The Solutions Concert "Chemistry"

Korean indie band The Solutions is gearing up for a new concert series scheduled on February 25th and is to be called “The Lab #1: Chemistry”. 98 more words


2016 By Popular Demand: "Stay Gold" by Neon Bunny

Stay Gold
Neon Bunny (야광토끼)
(Seoulight, Poclanos, 2016)

I have a pretty uneasy relationship with South Korea’s music. In my kindergarten year, one of my classmates got us all into HOT, and we all ended up learning the choreography for one of their songs for a school talent show. 580 more words


자우림 (Jaurim) -- 안녕 미미 (Goodbye Mimi) -- Hangeul, Romanization & Translation

I love a good sad song, especially a well-done slow rocker like this one from Jaurim.

From their album “Purple Heart,” written by singer Kim Yuna and guitarist Lee Seon Kyu. 202 more words


[playlist] mmxvi

something of a funny year for music. if mmxv was defined by the inbetween months, mmxvi was defined by a great beginning, … 137 more words