search close
Wed, September 27, 2023 | 03:40
Lee Si-young to play tomboy who falls in love
“Wild Romance,” a new comic KBS drama, offers a fresh type of romantic pairing _ a scandalous baseball player and his female bodyguard. Yet, even a quick look at the characters reveals that it is too similar to “Coffee Prince,” a hit drama from 2007.
Traffic Broadcasting System looks beyond pop for ‘hallyu’ content
It is easy to assume that Traffic Broadcasting System (tbs)’s programs only deliver news on traffic congestion and accidents. Surprisingly, traffic news makes up only about 20 percent of the content on tbs’ two radio channels (FM and eFM) and its lesser known TV channel according to the newly inaugurated president, Sung Kyung-hwan.
Evanescence, Beirut to perform in Seoul
To start off the New Year, two American bands, Evanescence and Beirut, are holding concerts in Seoul for the first time. Both bands have enthusiastic legions of fans in Korea eager to attend a concert without having to travel abroad.
Year of Black Dragon
The animal has a head resembling a camel, eyes of a rabbit, the nose of a pig, ears like an ox, antlers similar to a buck, a snake-like neck, fists as fierce as those of a tiger, the sharp talons of a hawk and scales no different from a carp. There are long whiskers decorating the mouth and a bump in the middle of the head, which allow the animal to fly in the air. In this ma...
Secret marriage, lawsuits, rumors: stars make headlines
For the most, entertainers make us laugh with their talents. But they are often the scrutiny of the limelight themselves, prompting news, sometimes rumors and controversies.
’Tree With Deep Roots’ writers thank King Sejong
A peaceful era is the ultimate goal of governance but that could require some hellish work on the part of the ruler, especially when the work also involves creating “Hangeul” or Korean alphabet.
Album review: T-Pain, ’Revolver’
The album “Revolver” is the fourth studio album by T-Pain released on Dec. 2, 2011. Though the artist confirmed that the recording for the album was completed in 2010, he delayed the release due to concerns about the deteriorating music market. And the album probably won’t do much good for the market.
KTO offers virtual dates with K-pop stars
K-pop stars are at the forefront of “hallyu” or the Korean wave, and they are stepping up as spokesmen and spokeswomen for Korea.
K-pop fuels interest in Korean language
When Prof. Sohn Ho-min, 78, started teaching Korean at the University of Hawaii at Manoa in 1972, he had about 30 students, mostly second generation Koreans.
America-Korea friendship concert on Sunday
The America-Korea Friendship Holiday Concert, featuring the Eighth U.S. Army Band and noted artists including soprano Shin Young-ok will be held at the Seoul Arts Center, southern Seoul, Sunday.
12345678 9 10