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15 Korean rock and metal artists you need to know, from DAY6 to Madmans Esprit
15 Korean rock and metal artists you need to know, from DAY6 to Madmans Esprit
In recent years, the eyes of the world have gradually turned toward South Korea thanks to its pop culture exports, Netflix K-drama Squid Game, K-pop idols BTS and Oscar-winning movie Parasite, to name a few. Meanwhile, the K-rock and metal scene has rock and rolled along, waiting for its time to shine on the global stage...
10 dark-pop artists who are proving that genres are best when blended
10 dark-pop artists who are proving that genres are best when blended
These days, it’s safe to say that genre labels such as pop and indie aren't sufficient enough.  It’s rare for artists to confine themselves to one genre anymore, even on one track. That's led to a bunch of more specific but still just as confusing genre names we use in an attempt to narrow down the type of music we’re talking about. Read more: 10 times ... Read More ...
10 songs we need to hear covered on a new ‘Punk Goes Pop’ album
10 songs we need to hear covered on a new ‘Punk Goes Pop’ album
If you grew up as a scene kid, you know that Punk Goes Pop: Volumes 1-7 via Fearless Records is the one thing that connects you to the mainstream. With great music coming out, including record-breaking songs and artists, we decided we would throw a couple of ideas into the ring as to which songs should be covered for the next round of Punk Goes...
BURSTERS forge their own K-rock path with soaring new single “Colors”
BURSTERS forge their own K-rock path with soaring new single “Colors”
If you’re looking to expand your knowledge of rock worldwide, then consider BURSTERS. The five-piece South Korean band are bringing their own rules to the K-rock game, and they're teaming up with AltPress to exclusively debut their first single, “Colors,” off forthcoming sophomore release, Once and for All. BURSTERS—voca...
DAY6 add a heavier edge to K-pop expectations
DAY6 add a heavier edge to K-pop expectations
As a new decade of music history begins, the music industry of South Korea is kicking off 2020 as one of the biggest in the world, with the country and its artists eager to show off what it has to offer as a global player. While Korean music has spent the past decade working its way to becoming part of the mainstream-music conversation—and now represents the sixth-largest music industry in the wor
Fall Out Boy team up with K-pop legends BTS for “Champion” remix
Fall Out Boy team up with K-pop legends BTS for “Champion” remix
K-pop legends BTS have teamed up with scene legends Fall Out Boy for a remix of their song "Champion," and it's as epic as you'd think it'd be. Read more: Pantone’s 2018 Color of the Year is giving us serious FOB vibes BTS have been known to collaborate with global artists, and their collab with Fall Out Boy is one of the most unexpected—but addicting—tracks we've heard this year. Liste

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