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Leessang’s Gary and Jung In to Release Follow-up to “Your Scent”

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Leessang rapper Gary and solo singer Jung In are set to team up for another duet. The new song is set to drop on September 1, and the rap star broke the news with a post on his Twitter page around midday on August 27.

Gary posted a cartoon image of the singing stars that bears the caption, “Bicycle,” which may well be the title of the new song. He also wrote the slightly cryptic message, “It is September 1. Enjoy your lunch.”

The stars will hope the new release can match or even better the phenomenal success of their last collaboration. Gary and Jung In released “Your Scent” in late May, featuring production by Duble Sidekick, and the track reached the Number 1 spot on numerous music charts. Jung In has also contributed vocals to a number of full-group Leessang releases

K-Indie music duo Peppertones releases stream of MVs for epic summer comeback

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Starting off the month of August with a bang, Korean Indie duo Peppertones has since then released a stream of different music videos for fans of acoustic genres to enjoy!

The most recent are “Fast,” “Lunchbox,” and “POWERAMP!!” in which Peppertones’ diverse colors are highlighted with every song.

The first is “Fast” – an acoustic black and white MV that conjoins with both a soulful voice as well as upbeat instrumentals reminiscent of summer, makes it a great listen for anyone wanting to listen to a comfortable and soft song. Each member – the keyboard pianist, drummer, and guitarists – appear fully engaged in their song, as they genuinely enjoy playing to the track.

Following their soothing black and white acoustic music video for “Fast,” they quickly released their second video, this time for “Lunchbox” featuring delicious Kimbab, a cute kitten, and the colorful settings of an amusement park

HIGH4 to return with 1st mini-album “HI HIGH” following previous summer releases with Lim Kim and IU

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Previously, HIGH4 released a music video for “Not Spring, Love, or Cherry Blossoms” featuring IU in June and a music video for “A Little Close” featuring Lim Kim in July. Now, HIGH4 is now releasing their 1st official mini-album, “HI HIGH”!

This will be their third comeback throughout the summer, as their releases have been monthly so far. Their title track will be released on Wednesday, August 27th, along with the three new songs and the two aforementioned songs as well – one of which is made from the group members themselves according to their release notice image. Additional perks include a 100-page photobook of group and individual photos alike, in which fans will be able to view up-close and personal while their music plays beside them as well.

The complete tracklist includes:

"Say Yes" "Headache" "True Love" "Time Out" "A Little Close" (with Lim Kim) "Not Spring, Love, or Cherry Blossoms" (with IU)

All in all, their fans, HIGH5’s, will have the chance to hear their talents as well as their personal taste in music, with a thick photo book to enhance the fangirl or fanboy experience

SISTAR"s Bora enjoys final days of summer in a laid-back pictorial for "NYLON"

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SISTAR"s Bora enjoyed what"s left of the summer season as she headed outdoors with her camera or lounged by the window with the sun casting its warm rays on her in a pictorial for "NYLON"!



Bora looked effortlessly beautiful while posing for the laid-back pictorial with her "Samsung GALAXY Zoom2" camera.


It"s no secret that SISTAR have been busy with their successful promotions for "Touch My Body" and preparations for follow-up title track "I Swear", so let"s hope that she gets some free time to enjoy her hobby of capturing memories with her camera!


Check out more of Bora"s pictorial for "NYLON"s September issue in honor of their 6th anniversary!




Malhada releases Layback’s “Me” and teases for Hong Yuna’s first digital single “Good bye, Summer”

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Malhada has recently released Layback’s “Me” while also teasing fans with an image teaser for Hong Yuna’s first single, “Good bye, Summer.”

Layback’s “Me” opens with a pitch distortion that suits the somber mood and dark lighting of the video. Featuring lyrics arranged by Layback, the rap highlights his low and steady vocals and rhythmic control.

Additionally, Layback shares that he is excited to be featured in Hong Yuna’s first digital single, “Good bye, Summer,” set to drop on September 1st. Malhada also teased fans with an image teaser, perhaps a still from a music video. The image teaser has a light, neutral tone that perhaps foreshadows the track will have a slightly melancholy mood.

Malhada is home to popular production such as "You’ve Got Mail" featuring Darth Vader and a heartbreaking story between a blind and deaf couple

Epic Blockbusters See Rare Success This Summer

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"The Admiral: Roaring Currents"

There were no losers in the battle between epic historical blockbusters this summer. "KUNDO : Age of the Rampant", "The Admiral: Roaring Currents" and "Pirates", released one week after another from July 23, were all impressive. The film industry and Korean fans were all interested to see if these blockbusters would become box office hits. All three of them cost as much as W15 billion (US$1=W1,018) to produce, while Korea"s top film distributers -- Showbox, CJ E&M, and Lotte Entertainment -- were all involved in the production. They were set during the Chosun Dynasty and featured star-studded casts that included top stars Choi Min-sik, Ha Jeong-woo, Kang Dong-won, and Son Ye-jin.

The outright winner so far is "The Admiral: Roaring Currents", which has become the biggest box office hit in history

SISTAR Has an Amazingly Fun Summer Vacation in MV Teaser for “I Swear”

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Following their “Touch My Body” comeback last month, SISTAR is heading straight into their followup promotions with a new album and song “I Swear.” A teaser video has just been released.

Set for release on August 26, they continue on with a fun summer theme, dancing on a beach and playing with fireworks. From the teaser, it sounds like another upbeat dance track.

Previously, SISTAR made their come back after over a year with their third mini album “Touch & Move” on July 21. “Touch My Body” swept the charts and has ranked number one in the Gaon chart and two weeks on top of the Soompi chart. With that much success, it was a surprise for them to end promotions of “Touch My Body” and release a new song

San E reveals official poster for upcoming summer concert “Good Bye Summer Party” featuring Loco, Gray, Simon D, Bumkey, and more

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With the release of his latest music video “Body Language” at the beginning of the month, San E has further plans to participating in a summer concert, as revealed through his latest Instagram post!

Joining Loco, Gray, Simon D, Bumkey, DJ Pumpkin, DJ Wegun, and DJ IT, these eight artists will be coming together on Friday, September 12th from 8:00 PM to midnight for an amazing hip-hop and R&B concert for fans to enjoy. It will be held in the Crystal Ballroom of the Lotte Hotel Seoul, located on the 2nd floor of the building. The entrance fee is relatively $66, in which seating seems to be first-come, first-serve due to general prices for the whole crowd.

There will also be an official after party, though further details have yet to be revealed.

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Bora is next SISTAR member to show off her summer body for "I Swear"

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Bora is the next SISTAR member to release individual teaser pictures for the group"s follow-up promotions with, "I Swear"!




She tweeted, "It"s Bora in Saipan!! I swear~♡ You"re curious, right?? Just wait a little longer~~!! (To the "Music Bank" waiting room version..)." Known for her athleticism, Bora looks like she jumped out of "Baywatch" with her slim but fit figure, perfect for running around in the beach in a cute bikini.



[보라] 사이판에서의 보라입니당!! I swear~♡ 궁금하시죠?? 조금만기다려~~!! (뮤뱅대기실버전으로..)#씨스타 #ISWEAR #20140826 pic.twitter.com/QbeqAZbns1

— sistar (@sistarsistar) August 19, 2014

[다솜] 즐거웠던 사이판의 추억!!!! 그리고 곧 나올 I SWEAR! 기대해주세욥!!#씨스타 #ISWEAR #20140826 pic

Jang Woo Hyuk and Paris Hilton Hit the Stage at Summer Pool Party

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On August 18, former H.O.T member and now solo star Jang Woo Hyuk shared a photo he took with Hollywood Star/hotel heiress Paris Hilton onto his Instagram account. He captioned the photo, “Deejayed with Paris Hilton. I was so touched that she even came and asked to take a picture with me first. See you again soon.”

The two performed on stage together as DJs for the “Super X Summer Festival” pool party event that was held at Walkerhill River Park. It has been reported that Jang Woo Hyuk and Paris Hilton’s performance had a fantastic synergy.

The “Super X Summer Festival” was held on August 15 and 16, where Korean celebrities who are known for their DJ abilities were in attendance

Secret Learns About Men in “Secret Summer”

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Secret Learns About Men in “Secret Summer” Written by Lo On August 16, 2014

It’s been a while since Secret has made a comeback as a whole, what with Japanese promotions, dramas and solo debuts, However, they’ve made a triumphant return with their fifth mini, Secret Summer. Many fans were disappointed with the cutesy releases Letter From Secret and Gift From Secret, and hoped that TS would return the quartet to their sassier sound for their next comeback. Those fans will not be upset with this mini.

Secret Summer opens with intro song “Feel The Secret”. Actually, I lied. “Feel The Secret” isn’t a song; it’s a statement. Secret is back and sassier than ever. The girls are gone and the women are back. It’s a very confident number, and every member sounds excellent

Upcoming Korean movie "Summer Snow"

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Added the upcoming Korean movie "Summer Snow""s page to HanCinema database

"Summer Snow" (2014)

Directed by Jeon Yoon-soo

With Ji Jin-hee, Kim Seong-gyoon, Seong Yoo-ri, Kim Young-cheol, Lee Kye-in, Kwak Ji-hye,...

Synopsis
A film about the one and only moment for different couples to test their chances by confessing their true love to their neglected, special ones.

Release date in Korea : 2014

10 Indie artists you have to listen to before Summer ends

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We"ve hit the last stretch before the dog days of summer officially come to an end. Meaning, good-bye to carefree summer days, good-bye to shorts and sandals, good-bye to summer romances, and (with heavy hearts) good-bye to waking up past noon with neither shame nor remorse.

But we"ve still got a few weeks left, and what better way to keep summer vibes alive than listening to soothing Korean indie music? The following artists fall under the indie genre because they make music that is independent of major entertainment labels or studios.


We"ve included a list of our favorite Korean indie groups and their tracks. They"re perfect reminders of summertime lightheartedness and lazy days spent outdoors with friends or lovers.


Jungkey X "Alone" 

Junkey is a multitalented musician as he"s a lyricist, composer, and producer

SECRET perform "I"m in Love" & more at "Secret Summer" "Melon Premiere Showcase"

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SECRET have released footage from the "Melon Premiere Showcase" for their "Secret Summer" album!




The four girls performed their title track "I"m in Love", "I"ll Be Good", and "U R Fired" and had talk breaks with the audience as well. SECRET are back after 8 long months, and this is a sneak peek at their music show performances to come.

Check out SECRET"s "I"m in Love" MV here if you missed it and their showcase above!

Actor Kim Soo Hyun to Sing at the 2014 Summer Youth Olympic Games in China

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Actor Kim Soo Hyun will be singing the theme song at the opening ceremony of the 2014 Summer Youth Olympic Games being held in Nanjing, China.

On August 14, an official from the actor’s agency spoke with OSEN and revealed, “Kim Soo Hyun was invited to perform during the opening ceremony of the Youth Olympic Games and to sing the theme song. He will be on stage with many other stars from different countries.”

According to the same official, Kim Soo Hyun will be flying out to China on August 14 in order to attend the opening ceremony on August 16. With the news of the actor performing at the Youth Olympic Games, it has become a hot issue in China.

The Youth Olympic Games is a global sports festival, much like the Olympics. Every two years, they alternate between the winter Olympics and summer Olympics