In A Dystopian Future, These K-Pop Stars Will Become Anti-VR Terrorists

Our favorite K-Pop group 2NE1 are striking back against a virtual-reality gated community for the wealthy, in the epic music video for their new-ish song "Come Back Home." This is because one of their boyfriends lost himself in VR, using a bootleg setup and some crushed-up pills, to escape from the dystopian future. » 4/21/14 3:40pm 4/21/14 3:40pm

K-Pop stars 2NE1's latest video will dazzle you with geeky wonder

Our favorite Korean pop group, 2NE1, is back with a new science-fiction-themed album and tour, All Or Nothing. Check out the first teaser, including lightsabers, mutant powers... and eight-sided dice that only have ones and zeroes on them. Awesome. But who are those weird fox priests? » 1/21/14 11:41am 1/21/14 11:41am

The Shiny, Dystopian and Post-Apocalyptic K-Pop Future

Korean pop music is rigorously produced, stunningly choreographed and filled with beautiful people. Most K-Pop groups are manufactured through contests and production companies looking to capitalize on swoon-worthy heartthrobs. So when this effervescent music turns to dystopian and post-apocalyptic motifs, things… » 6/12/13 11:00am 6/12/13 11:00am

South Korea may weaponize girly K-pop for psychological warfare

Relations between North and South Korea have been frosty since the sinking of the ROK Cheonan, and it looks like South Korea may be turning to an old trick for reprisal...blasting the music of girl groups over the demilitarized zone. » 6/14/10 1:56pm 6/14/10 1:56pm