Classical Music in Pop Culture: Sumi Jo

by: Raine — Before I begin, I would like to ask you watch and listen to the Youtube examples I have posted. You don’t have to watch the entire video, but please do watch the times that I have pointed out. I will give you things to listen for. I don’t expect you to likeContinue reading “Classical Music in Pop Culture: Sumi Jo”

Park Shi-hoo the Mini-series: The Kisser

by: Raine — (Kim Seung-yoo kissing Lee Se-ryung’s scar from when she took an arrow for him in The Princess’ Man. In case you didn’t know by now, that’s uri Park Shi-hoo and Moon Chae-won. ) And now for our favorite installment (or perhaps I’m projecting): the smooches. As I was preparing for his post,Continue reading “Park Shi-hoo the Mini-series: The Kisser”

Featured Blogs: Dramabeans

by: Raine and guest blogger, thejawavillager — If you’re an English speaker and you watch K-drama, you’ve probably heard of this first featured blog. It is the foremost English language K-drama website out there. It’s cleverly written, well-designed, pretty to look at, easy to navigate and chock full of personality. If I may, please giveContinue reading “Featured Blogs: Dramabeans”

Music Education for K-drama OSTs: Introduction and Glossary

by: Raine — Welcome to my music education series! I thought it would be a good idea to do this because I write so much about music in K-drama. I often find myself wanting to use more specific terms and concepts in order to more accurately describe the music to you. Therefore, this series isContinue reading “Music Education for K-drama OSTs: Introduction and Glossary”

Park Shi-hoo the Mini-series: Leading Ladies

by: Raine — (This smile is why we love him. It’s charming, sincere and hot as hell.) After bromancing Park Shi-hoo last week, it is only logical to follow up with the romancing. Shi-hoo is not a lead usurper for nothing. He has shattered not one OTP, but TWO.¬† This is a phenomenon known asContinue reading “Park Shi-hoo the Mini-series: Leading Ladies”

Featured Drama Blogs: Introduction

by: Raine — I always see blogs in blogrolls and wonder how and why they got there. After I click a link, sometimes it takes a while to peruse a site to get a feel for it. Sometimes its nice to know what other people think of the site before wasting time that I couldContinue reading “Featured Drama Blogs: Introduction”

Park Shi-hoo the Mini-series: Bromances

by: Raine — Second post in the Park Shi-hoo mini-series and I’m totally stoked! I must say that this post in particular was so much fun to write and put together. I got to look at lots of pretty pictures and learn about my ultimate k-actor. On my list of k-dramas to watch¬† are Iljimae,Continue reading “Park Shi-hoo the Mini-series: Bromances”