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K-Area is a kpop podcast which reviews and discusses contemporary kpop news while playing live DJ-mixes of kpop music based on listener requests.

K-Area is a kpop podcast which reviews and discusses contemporary kpop news while playing live DJ-mixes of kpop music based on listener requests.
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United States

Description:

K-Area is a kpop podcast which reviews and discusses contemporary kpop news while playing live DJ-mixes of kpop music based on listener requests.

Twitter:

@DJPeterLo

Language:

English


Episodes

What CLC Wants You To "No"

2/13/2019
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Ariana, Jacques and PLo detail what K-pop listeners need to know about CLC's "No." Follow Jacques: twitter.com/arcadeyblog Articles we reference: - Soompi: https://www.soompi.com/article/1300276wpp/clc-reveals-unique-method-they-used-to-select-their-newest-title-track - DKDKTV: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wkb3XUytmEU Hit Replays: - OH MY GIRL(오마이걸) _ Remember Me(불꽃놀이) https://youtu.be/RrvdjyIL0fA - 베이빌론 (Babylon) - 라라라 (Feat.청하) https://youtu.be/Iiaktb1XQjI - ATEEZ(에이티즈) - ‘HALA HALA...

Duration:00:47:01

ATEEZ: The Next Crossover Group

2/4/2019
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ATEEZ is set to disrupt the current international crossover appeal for K-pop. Listen to Ariana, Michaela and Stephanie review ATEEZ' merits in this episode of the Kpopcast. Hit Replays: - 체리블렛(Cherry Bullet) _ Q&A https://youtu.be/5LCGn9UFNAY - BANG YONGGUK (방용국) - 히키코모리 (HIKIKOMORI) https://youtu.be/D6fe3Nqpw9M - 주노플로 (Junoflo) - Autopilot (Feat. BoA) https://youtu.be/0o-T2sGa9IU Listen to hit replays on Spotify:...

Duration:00:40:23

Hit Replays: V(BTS), ATEEZ & Hyomin W4 Jan. 2019

2/1/2019
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Listen to this week's hit replays. We're getting ahead of ourselves so stay tuned for upcoming episodes on ATEEZ & CLC. Hit Replays: - Hyomin(효민) _ U Um U Um(으음으음) https://youtu.be/yDWei1-exJU - 풍경 (Scenery) by V of BTS https://soundcloud.com/bangtan/kimv01 - ATEEZ(에이티즈) - '해적왕(Pirate King)' https://youtu.be/RqJ1rH9M5G0 The Kpopcast Crew: twitter.com/TheKpopcast twitter.com/Sparker2 twitter.com/Ariana_Y_Khan twitter.com/michaelajkpop twitter.com/DJPeterLo kpopcast.net

Duration:00:06:01

Hit Replays: Luna, Sori & Astro - W2 Jan. 2019

1/20/2019
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We're giving "Hit Replays" their own standalone show. This was a sudden last minute decision. Let us know what you think. For regular episodes, be sure to catch our last episode on Apink's "Eung Eung." Hit Replays: - LUNA 루나 '안녕 이대로 안녕 (BYE BYE)' https://youtu.be/leiLl603fvg - SoRi - 'I'm Ready (FEAT. JAEHYUN)' https://youtu.be/Y_2r0r1gnNY - ASTRO 아스트로 - All Night(전화해) https://youtu.be/ZEE1UC90I0o Listen to hit replays on Spotify:...

Duration:00:08:29

"%%"(Eung Eung(응응)) Is Apink Unlimited

1/16/2019
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Ariana and PLo explore the direction of Apink's new concept with select comments provided by Apink Panda JACQUES. Stan Jacques: twitter.com/arcadeyblog Stories we referenced: - Tamar's Billboard article: https://www.billboard.com/articles/columns/k-town/8492385/apink-eung-eung - DKDKTV's Explained: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4ZA00PXnySA Hit Replays: - TVXQ! 동방신기 'Truth' https://youtu.be/0-FgX8wLNzY - 청하 (CHUNG HA) - "벌써 12시 (Gotta Go)" https://youtu.be/HlN2BXNJzxA Listen to hit replays...

Duration:00:34:40

K-Pop Hot Issue: Jennie and Kai

1/6/2019
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In this unedited/unpolished episode series of K-pop Hot Issue, we discussed Jennie and Kai's new romance as confirmed by SM. Listen to the excellent "K-Poparazzi" podcast referenced in this discussion by Radiolab here: https://www.wnycstudios.org/story/kpoparazzi The Kpopcast Crew: twitter.com/TheKpopcast twitter.com/Sparker2 twitter.com/Ariana_Y_Khan twitter.com/michaelajkpop twitter.com/DJPeterLo kpopcast.net #kpopchat

Duration:00:24:53

The Top 10 K-Pop Songs Of 2018

12/30/2018
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K-pop, often known for its competitive rankings, is sometimes harder to rank among friends. Returning with its annual year-end episode, the Kpopcast presents notable trends, moments, honorable mentions and the top ten K-pop songs of 2018 to remember. As discussed on the show, the hosts were quite divided in their own rankings. Personal charts are available for your viewing pleasure on our website: https://kpopcast.net/2018/12/30/the-top-ten-k-pop-songs-of-2018/ Consider subscribing to our...

Duration:00:27:26

K-pop Hot Issue: Our 2019 K-pop Predictions

12/20/2018
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Ariana and Michaela represent the Kpopcast team as they walk through the staff and listener predictions for the coming year. Be sure to stay tuned for our fully-polished year-end episode! The Kpopcast Crew: twitter.com/TheKpopcast twitter.com/Sparker2 twitter.com/Ariana_Y_Khan twitter.com/michaelajkpop twitter.com/DJPeterLo kpopcast.net #kpopchat

Duration:00:27:22

Red Velvet is a Vocal Powerhouse, "Really Bad Boy" Shows Why

12/8/2018
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Red Velvet once again show us their vocal talent in "Really Bad Boy." Stephen Knight from The Kpop Unmuted Podcast joins the Kpopcast Crew to discuss. Hit Replays: - [EXID(이엑스아이디)] 알러뷰 (I LOVE YOU) https://youtu.be/SAdmzjsFVQo - Yubin "Thank U Soooo Much" https://youtu.be/eiCDZYdPmys - MINO(송민호) - ‘아낙네 (FIANCÉ)’ https://youtu.be/NY8VGNft-Zc - HYO & 3LAU 'Punk Right Now' https://youtu.be/ZOxlPu_rizU Indulge Rhodri by watching how Wendy created Christmas: https://youtu.be/SrzQk8moDaM Reasons...

Duration:00:34:23

K-Pop Hot Issue: Can Jennie Catch a Break? / Did YG censor "#LazyJenny?"

12/1/2018
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A video shows a side-by-side comparison between 2016 and 2018 performances of Jennie of Blackpink. YG allegedly takes the fan-made video down in a manual copyright request. Netizen response explodes. In this unedited K-pop Hot Isssue episode we discuss: - Is it our place to ask whether Jennie is lazy? - Is the fan reaction overrated? - Did YG censor the video? What control should a label have? The Kpopcast Crew: twitter.com/TheKpopcast twitter.com/Sparker2 twitter.com/Ariana_Y_Khan...

Duration:00:20:53

How To Ride EXO's "Tempo"

11/29/2018
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A fairly SFW review of EXO's "Tempo." Hit Replays: - SAM KIM(샘김) _ Make Up (Feat. Crush)https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r1iFxWW_WjY - STRAY KIDS (스트레이 키즈) - 'N/S' (극과 극) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mXFfIP3BTXQ - K/DA - POP/STARS (ft Madison Beer, (G)I-DLE, Jaira Burns)https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UOxkGD8qRB4 Listen to hit replays on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/user/kpopcast/playlist/72O7VTSxmAKA3wIORNqBBr?si=fPPcE9WkSHmLlZdJJK7JlA Listen to the music in this episode: - Doo...

Duration:00:35:23

Kpop Hot Issue: Is San E a feminist?

11/21/2018
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In our raw, unedited, hot issue series we quickly react to current news and happenings in the world of kpop. In this episode, Ariana Michaela and PLo discuss San E's "Feminist" song and the ensuing rap battle from it. Articles/videos to read and watch: - San E - FEMINIST & 6.9cm Mansplained by a Korean (DKDKTV) https://youtu.be/HvrwpBRatho - Listen: Female Rapper SLEEQ Fires Back At San E’s “Feminist” With New Diss Track:...

Duration:00:27:34

Kpop Hot Issue: When BTS Apparel Becomes Political

11/14/2018
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In our raw, unedited, hot issue series we quickly react to current news and happenings in the world of kpop. In this episode, Ariana and PLo discuss the political controversy over BTS Apparel. If you'd like us to dive deeper into this topic for a polished full-episode, let us know. Seperately, we have regular episodes in-development and will be publishing those shortly. Articles to read: - Tamar Herman's story on Big Hit's statement:...

Duration:00:20:01

Kpop Hot Issue: TheEastLight

11/2/2018
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The Kpopcast Crew: twitter.com/TheKpopcast twitter.com/Sparker2 twitter.com/Ariana_Y_Khan twitter.com/michaelajkpop twitter.com/DJPeterLo kpopcast.net #kpopchat Listen to the music in this episode: 4minute - Hot Issue TheEastLight - I Got You

Duration:00:10:49

Kpopcast Hallyuween Spooktacular: Top 10 Kpop Songs for Halloween

10/21/2018
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DJ Peter Lo delivers pizza on Halloween night and runs into Ariana in the most unlikely of all places. The two discuss the top 10 spookiest songs for a Kpop Halloween. Listen to Kpop Halloween songs on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/user/kpopcast/playlist/79nWT2LSwXqEwezZPmBUp7?si=hP_nmm4VTmy6l0rSKC_gfw The Kpopcast Crew: twitter.com/TheKpopcast twitter.com/Sparker2 twitter.com/Ariana_Y_Khan twitter.com/michaelajkpop twitter.com/DJPeterLo kpopcast.net #kpopchat

Duration:00:22:24

Don't Sleep on GOT7's "Lullaby"

10/18/2018
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Stephanie and Michaela provide a compelling appeal to take a look into GOT7's "Lullaby." Hit Replays: - PLT - IGOHOLIC https://youtu.be/BUYh7LsVGN8 - 박재범 Jay Park - 'V' https://youtu.be/WxF7fmt3Ems Listen to hit replays on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/user/kpopcast/playlist/72O7VTSxmAKA3wIORNqBBr?si=_frNckMrQtaHSQZVMGlESw Listen to the music in this episode: - Doo Piano's piano music covers: www.youtube.com/channel/UCNoN7dpdAlglcQWUn2pFjDA - Mighty Rocksters' awesome kpop rock covers:...

Duration:00:24:41

The Caution & Seduction of Sunmi's "Siren"

9/24/2018
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In Greek mythology, Sirens were dangerous seductresses who lured sailors with their enchanting music and singing voices to shipwreck. Sunmi continues to reinvent herself with a song that both entices and thrills. Hit Replays: - SHINHWA - Kiss Me Like That https://youtu.be/LxVlNoJ94Oc - Jimin Park "April Fools (0401)" https://youtu.be/sfkEbtHcooI Listen to hit replays on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/user/kpopcast/playlist/72O7VTSxmAKA3wIORNqBBr?si=-wV0PBn9Q3a3mZy2ULTtwA Listen to the...

Duration:00:26:43

BTS: Global Idol, Artist

9/16/2018
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We welcome Monique Jones of COLORwebmag to join us in discussing the global appeal of BTS' "IDOL." Follow Monique: - twitter.com/moniqueblognet - http://colorwebmag.com/ Hit Replays: - BTS (방탄소년단) LOVE YOURSELF 轉 Tear 'Singularity' https://youtu.be/p8npDG2ulKQ - BTS - I'm Fine https://youtu.be/wu8D3numKlQ - 임팩트 IMFACT - 나나나 懦那䛔 NANANA https://youtu.be/J_Ynwy8k_Ns - (G)I-DLE - 'HANN(Alone)' https://youtu.be/OKNXn2qCEws Listen to hit replays on Spotify:...

Duration:00:36:52

The Endless Kpop Summer of 2018

9/9/2018
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One kpop podcast alone wasn't enough to confront the challenge in recapping the best summer hits of 2018. In this special episode we welcome fellow kpop podcasters Ask Me About Kpop, Kpop Hot Pot and K-Pop Unmuted. Listen to our collective picks on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/user/kpopcast/playlist/2DHSM7yBaqrkFfNcjr2CZn?si=GzxD4arLTiamNv6WxutNvA Follow our guests: Ask Me About Kpop: - Twitter.com/AMAKpopPod - https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-me-about-kpop/id1336185129?mt=2 Kpop...

Duration:00:41:17

Red Velvet's 8-Bit "Power Up"

8/24/2018
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Chip tunes and video game samples were Red Velvet's 2018 summer song. Was it Daebak or Not? Hit Replays: - BTS (방탄소년단) LOVE YOURSELF 結 Answer 'Epiphany' Comeback Trailer https://youtu.be/fIkZOLsnoqY - iKON - '죽겠다(KILLING ME)' https://youtu.be/RyVS7R9PN6U - 빌런 (Villain) - 마니또 (Manitto) https://youtu.be/DOwW1ncE9gA Listen to Hit Replays on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/user/kpopcast/playlist/72O7VTSxmAKA3wIORNqBBr?si=UCAjowLtQlOfdHHXJ0p_tA Listen to the music in this episode: - AZWZ's dope...

Duration:00:26:34