Planning a trip to Jeju: All you need to know travelling by public transport

In 2011, Jeju received high votes and became one of the new 7 wonders of nature, highly acclaimed from people across the globe. With this new title in addition to its conferment as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Jeju is definitely a place … Continue reading

Rocking out on a beautiful night at 2015 Super Seoul Concert in Gocheok Skydome

Gocheok Skydome was packed with screaming fans and glowing lightsticks on the evening of December 12 for the 2015 Super Seoul concert. This year concert has an amazing lineup with rising rookies groups like 2eyes, Romeo, Wassup and more and … 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