February 29th, 2012


"Band Survival: Top Band" announced 2nd season

On 28th of February in Seoul café was hold a meeting of representatives of Seokyo Music Labels Association with KBS 2TV Band Survival (Top Band2) PD Kim Kwang Pil and the programme crew where they talked about new show.

Kim Kwang Pil stated: in first season we were choosing among 200 teams for the screening. In the second season 40 bands would be under the cull to leave only 15 teams, which will play on the large stage. We will create festive atmosphere with 3 days performances.

Top Band 2 will be focused mainly on the music part. Kim PD also stated “While watching SBS KPOP Star we can feel sincerity of each member and in Top Band also bands should try hard to show their own authenticity”.
Representative of Seokyo Music Labels said that the hardest thing for bands will be to show throw performance whose music is better.

Now audition for the Top Band 2 are in the middle cause despite firstly announced day of premier on 5th of May it was decided to show first round on 14th of April.

Sourse: news.nate

As for me I will try to watch it cause I missed first season. And what about you?

Korean Music Awards (한국대중음악상 시상식) 2012 winners

I'm sooo in hurry to announce the winners of 2012 KMA Awards!
Sorry for just plain text, but the names are more important than pictures.

R&B & Soul Song ='BLIND' Junggigo

R&B & Soul Album ='1990' Boni

Dance & Electronica Song ='내가 제일 잘나가'(I'm the Best) 2NE1

Dance & Electronica Album ='11111101' 이디오테잎 (Idiotape)

Rap & Hip-Hop Song ='무까끼하이' 메타와 렉스 (Meta Wreckx)

Rap & Hip-Hop Album ='시모&무드슐라' 시모&무드슐라 (Simo & Mood Schula)

Rock Song ='그렇고 그런 사이' 장기하와 얼굴들 (Jang Kiha and the Faces)

Rock Album ='장기하와 얼굴들' 장기하와 얼굴들 (Jang Kiha and the Faces)

Mordern Rock Song ='돌아오지 않아' 이승열 (Yi Sung Yol)

Mordern Rock Album ='why we fail' 이승열 (Yi Sung Yol)

Pop Song ='좋은 날' 아이유 (IU)

Pop Album ='Seoulight' 야광토끼 (Neon Bunny)

Crossover Album ='슬픔의 피에스타' 박주원 (Park Ju Won)

Jazz & Crossover Performance ='Tale of A City' 송영주 (Youngjoo Song)

Jazz Album ='습관의 발견' 박근쌀롱 ( BG Salon)

Soundtrack =만추 (Late Autumn (만추)

Rookie of the Year =바이바이배드맨 (Bye Bye Badman)

Song of the Year ='좋은 날' 아이유 (IU)

Musician of the Year =장기하와 얼굴들 (Jang Kiha and the Faces)

Album of the Year ='장기하와 얼굴들' 장기하와 얼굴들 (Jang Kiha and the Faces)

I will collect all my thoughts to the weekend concerning all this. But I'm a bit dissapointed with the decisions.