Some time ago Indieful Rok shared info about concert in US (LA) and today I found this advert. that they are also coming to California, Escandido.
Korean Indie Folk Bands in Escondido "Jang Ki-Ha and the Faces" - US Premiere Gig!
Where: California Center for the Arts
Jang Ki-ha and the Faces (latest single)
Kim Chang-wan Band
Korean folk band "Sanulrim" and "JangKiha" will be held at the California Art Center located in Escondido on July 10th. "Sanulrim"band is a legendary band that led 1970s and 1980s in Korea. "Sanulrim" are best known as the pioneer of the new era of rock and roll in Korea. Combining such a genre as folk songs, country songs and rock and roll had brought enormous impact on Korean society and the remainings of their legendary accomplishment is still remembered by many Koreans along with Koreans live in San Diego. The leader of the band "Sanulrim" name Kim Chang Wan who also work as an actor still can be seen on TV in Korea.
On the other hand "Jang Ki Ha" whom will be performing with "Sanulrim" band is the rising star from underground band in Korea. When Jang Ki Ha and he's band first came out age groups of 20s and 30s were mesmerized by he's unique music style and criticizing lyrics of the politicians.
They achieved unprecedented record selling amongst the underground band in Korea, and with their distinctive performance, they've clutched many fans in Korea. They are becoming a new cultural icon amongst Korean society.