MAMA used to be such a big deal in K-pop, but I’m embarrassed to say I didn’t even know when it was happening this year! The hype definitely seemed underwhelming. So rather than slog through the entire show and its meaningless awards, I hopped on… Read More »My Top 3 Performances of the 2023 MAMA Awards
Germany’s Praise the Plague plays an entrancing blend of doom metal and black metal. This allows them to cover a lot of territory — from the haunted and desolate shores of doom, to the raging torrents and blazing fires of black metal. And this sprawling… Read More »Video Premiere: Praise the Plague – “Devourer”
At the end of each month, I look back at my three favorite title tracks by K-pop artists. I take my own ratings into account, but there’s a bit of wiggle room as certain songs tend to grow or fade. November 2023 Overall Thoughts For the… Read More »The Top Three K-Pop Songs of November 2023
IT‘S FINALLY HERE! Metal & Beer Fest: Denver 2023 at Summit kicks off today and this is your last chance to get in on the action! Unfortunately all two-day passes and Day Two tickets are kicked (don’t say we didn’t warn you!), but you still have… Read More »Metal & Beer Fest: Denver 2023 Starts TODAY! Don’t Miss Out!
The other day, I looked back at my top ten K-pop songs of 2019 and realized how much of a slide most of these artists have taken since then. This is subjective, of course. As my interest has waned, they’ve all went on to have… Read More »Song Review: ATEEZ – Crazy Form