ICYMI: iFans Update – EXO Growl Cover Dances-In addition to the case studies, the iFans project documents other mode of fan activity. The first section of the new exhibit, Dance Like Everyone’s Watching: K-pop Cover Dance, is up! Click HERE to view K-pop fans performing some of the most difficult K-pop dance routines. Image: 1
ICYMI: Ethnicity, Glamour and Image in Korean Popular Music-The 1960s girl group concept makes regular appearances in K-pop. While some think that this kind of image represents a lack of ethnic identity in a quest for mainstream acceptance, I suggest that the 1960s girl group image promoted by women of color represents an ethnic glamour aesthetic. Read the rest at KPK: Kpop Kollective….
ICYMI: K-pop Fandom 101-Originally published on KPK: Kpop Kollective by CeeFu Many know that K-pop fans play an active role in K-pop, but few may know just how complex K-pop fandoms are. Click here to read the rest!