Entries by Tamar Herman

An Ode to SHINee on the Eve of KCON LA 2016

  On Saturday, SHINee will take the stage at the Staples Center at the Los Angeles leg of KCON USA presented by Toyota. For the second time this year, SHINee’s coming to Los Angeles to wow audiences and I’ll be sitting in the crowd cheering them on, enthralled by their performance. A big change from […]

Podcast Guide For Fans of All Things Korean Pop Culture

Korean Pop Culture Podcasts You Must Listen To It seems like a day doesn’t go by without me overhearing a conversation between two people about what podcasts they’re listening to.Hit podcast “Serial” may have started the trend, but now we’re seeing a full-blown podcast industry where many popular topics are getting covered daily by experts […]

Weekly K-Pop Faves May 29-June 4- Luna, EXID, Baby Kara

Each week, our writer’s introduce some of their favorite songs out of Korea released during the past week. This week, KultScene writer’s liked songs by f(x)’s Luna, EXID, and former Baby Kara members, Chaewon of April and Yoon Chaekyung. “Free Somebody” by Luna (May 30) From the SM Entertainment stable, f(x)’s powerhouse vocalist Luna comes of age in spectacular fashion with her […]

Intro to KNK

Five was once the magic number of K-pop boy bands, but it’s been quite some time since quintets were a thing in K-pop. Bigbang, B1A4, FTISLAND, and, after the departure Hyunseung, BEAST are some of the few popular active acts to have only five members nowadays. And now we have KNK, a new boy band […]