Summer Thriller with Korean Dramas

What a better way to spend your summer leisure time on than to enjoy some thriller Korean dramas that are bound to keep you refreshed. Aside from the romance dramas like Fight My Way and My Sassy Girl, have a … Continue reading

Everything about Korean culture at London Korean Festival 2017

Following the huge success of the London Korean Festival 2015, and in conjunction with the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, London Korean Festival has made a return once again. This year, visitors were able to enjoy everything from … Continue reading

CROSS GENE: Mix of nations, visuals, personalities and voice!

Hello. 안녕. 你好. こんにちは! They’re not just any typical 6-member boy group from South Korea. Rather, they are the outcome of crossing the superior genes of South Korea, China and Japan to create one perfect group – CROSS GENE. Consisting … Continue reading

Daybreak leads Korean’s indie music scene at Music Matters

Continuing from Asian Chairshot (you can read about our interview with them here), The Fifth Parlour had the opportunity to yet interview another rock band from South Korea during Music Matters 2014. Known by the mass as Daybreak, the quartet … Continue reading

Asian Chairshot shares their hope for Korea’s indie music scene

Asian Chairshot is no foreign band for those who have been following Korea’s independent rock music scene. Consisting of drummer Park Kye Wan, guitarist Son Hee Nam and vocalist and bassist Hwang Young Won, the trio returned to Singapore for … Continue reading