Past Issues

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may 2017

Join us for our May issue as we take you back through some of the many K-Pop concerts to hit North America so far this year. Our trending section covers season two of hit TV show Produce 101, Amber's struggle with SM Entertainment, the re-branding of BEAST as HIGHLIGHT, and BTS's Rap Monster's collaboration with Western rapper Wale. PRISTIN features in our Hot Debut section, and we've got reviews on new releases from IU, Girl's Day, WINNER, and MONSTA X. 

April 2017

Our April issue features the return of BTOB, with a focus on the group's history. Trending pieces highlight Jo Kwon's controversial stage performances and the ever-popular survival show trend. GOT7, Taeyeon and GFRIEND are reviewed, while gugudan, Brave Girls, B.A.P, and more appear in our comeback roundup. Discover some awesome indie groups, and become more familiar with K-Pop's many literary influences. Get ready for concerts with the DIY projects and concert prep articles.

March 2017

Our March issue features the lovely ladies of Red Velvet, back with their release, Rookie. The review section focuses on the returns of Block B, Zion.T, Melody Day, and SF9. Take a look back on SM Station with our coverage of the best collaborations, and explore blooming careers of EXO (and ex-EXO) members as actors. A special cultural piece on the changing role of diversity in Korea is also included. The issue is rounded out with coverage from Dumbfoundead in NYC.

  • February 2017 - AKMU, AOA, RAIN, S.E.S, K.A.R.D, Ravi, Suzy, SONAMOO, Valentine's Day
  • January 2017 - BIGBANG, B1A4, 2NE1, SECHSKIES, SHINHWA, VICTON
  • December 2016 - 2016 Kraze Awards, EXO CBX, Sandeul, Lay, Running Man
  • November 2016 - GOT7, IMGL, Pentagon, SF9, BTS, Infinite, SHINee, Apink
  • October 2016 - 2PM, Mino, Bobby, NCT Dream, Edward Avila, Woojong, GoToe
  • September 2016 - KCON 2016 Recap, Illionaire Tour, Jeff Benjamin, Fei
  • August 2016 - Wonder Girls, JRE, Shannone Thao, VROMANCE
  • July 2016 - EXO, SISTAR, KNK, 4Minute, YouTuber Highlight
  • June 2016 - BTS, G-Park Fam, Microdot, Lee Hi, Block B