Korea Music – SS501 Releases Comeback Title Song “Love Like This” MV Teaser


(Translated from 뉴스엔) Ahead of their comeback for their mini-album “Rebirth” on 24th October, SS501 has just released their title song “Love Like This” MV teaser.

“Love Like This” MV teaser was released on 23th October afternoon through SS501’s official homepage (http://ss501.dspenter.com). Once it was released, it created great reactions among the public. At this MV teaser, only 40 seconds of the video images was released.

As fans have been awaiting for SS501’s comeback, the release of “Love Like This” MV teaser has raised their anticipations and said they can’t wait to watch their comeback stage performance.

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SS501’s “Love Like This” MV Teaser:

Korea Buzz – Lee Min Ho, Kim Bum and Goo Hye Sun Came To Support Kim Joon’s Musical


(Translated from 뉴스엔) “Boys over Flowers” cast members have shown that there are more beauty in their friendship than flowers.

KBS 2TV “Boys over Flowers” main cast Lee Min Ho, Kim Bum and Goo Hye Sun were seen together on 21st October attending Kim Joon’s first musical attempt “The March of Youth”. It was also the last performance day where Kim Joon finished his 3 months of musical filming.

As Lee Min Ho, Kim Bum and Goo Hye Sun made a surprise visit to Kim Joon’s last day of musical performance without initial saying, he was totally astounded. The three of them sat through and watched the musical for 2 hours. After the musical, they went to the dressing room to say encouragement words to Kim Joon. The official said, “Although it has been a long time, one can still feel their warm friendship between each other.”

After finishing the last musical show, Kim Joon expressed, “As i need to digest the musical performances through my hectic schedule, i felt there are still many insufficient areas. Throughout these 3 months, being able to be with the audience and my fans, i felt very happy. Though it was tough, it seemed that i am filled with more confidence now after leaving this theatre.”

After this musical, Kim Joon will start with his music promo activities together with T-Max members. T-Max will visit Vietnam on 23th October and are in the midst of planning on their overseas visit to HongKong, Singapore and Japan.

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Korea Fashion – 2NE1 at W Korea Fashion Pictorial Released


2NE1 has took on a gangster pictorial fashion shoot together with Korea fashion magazine, W.

2NE1 in gangster fashion pictorial will be released through W fashion magazine November issue. You can also check out the filming scenes behind the fashion shoot through W official homepage from 26th October onwards.

(source: 뉴스엔, translation copyrights credit – gongjunim.wordpress.com)

SEOUL’d OUT! Concert 2009 in Singapore

Good news for all Korea-lovers in Singapore!

Sundown Festival will be bringing  SEOUL’d OUT! Concert 2009 held at Fort Canning Park, Singapore, on 12th December. Participating artistes include: T-Max, Brown Eyed Girls, FT Island, Mario and Lee Ji Su.

The tickets will go on sale from 21st October.

A must-not-missed event for Korea-lovers!

Ride on the Korea wave at this Korea-filled festival! ^^

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Korea Buzz – Goo Hye Sun’s Directed 7th AISFF Trailer Released


(Translated from 스타뉴스) Actress Goo Hye Sun’s directed 7th “Asiana International Short Film Festival” trailer is released.

According to the official from the 7th “Asiana International Short Film Festival” on 20th October, Goo Hye Sun’s directed trailer will be shown before all screenings from 5th November till the last day of the film festival on 10th November.

For the making of this trailer, Goo Hye Sun has spent one month’s time in September writing the scenario herself, meeting up personally with the filming crew and doing the liaison. She has shown well-made preparations for this project.

The completed trailer triggers on many people’s intriguing point for love. Inside the trailer, it shown the male lead appearing outside of the television and the female lead who appeared inside the TV, eventually emerged as the hero. It reflects on the trailer theme on “love-hate relationship between humans and the media”, which also refers to and represents the love relationship between man and woman.

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The 7th “Asiana International Short Film Festival” trailer (Directed by: Goo Hye Sun):

She is so talented! Goo Hye Sun, jjang!!! ❤

Lee Min Ho’s Etude House Promo – Asia Tour


It has been confirmed that Lee Min Ho will be touring Asia to promote Etude House brand from 23rd to 25th October 2009. His promotional tour will start from Taiwan on 23rd October, followed by 24th October in Singapore and he will move on to his last stop in Malaysia on 25th October.

(source with thanks to Etude House Global and Yahoo! Korea)

Korea Buzz – 2009 “Best Style Icon” Awards Tight Voting Competition


(Translated from 매일경제) The competition is going tight between Kim Hyun Joong, Lee Min Ho, G-Dragon and Super Junior for the place of 2009 Best “Style Icon”.

“2009 Star Icon Awards Seoul” will be held on 11st November. Among it, the award “Most Popular Icon” which is determined by the participation of voters have attracted many viewers’ votes through the Internet and mobile since its start on 1st October.

The main leads, Kim Hyun Joong and Lee Min Ho, of popular drama “Boys over Flowers” which screened at the first half-year, boy group Super Junior and Big Bang’s G-Dragon are currently at the top 4 positions at the voting chart. As there is still more than 1 month’s time remaining from the awards day on 11st November, there may be reverse of change to the ultimate winner.

Other than this, top celebrity stars who are at the top 10 positions include Lee Seung Gi, So Nyeo Shi Dae, 2PM. There is also an increasing concern on who may become the dark horse winner. You can find 100 candidates for each sector which includes society, culture and arts at http://www.styleiconawards.co.kr.

“2009 Star Icon Awards Seoul” will be held at N Seoul Tower  on 11st November. CJ Media’s main channels, O’live, tvN, XTM etc will broadcast the free live stage show and awards ceremony for 5 hours from 6pm to 11pm on 11st November.

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