Koreans taste American snacks for the first time and their reactions are priceless

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Food and Packaging on Friday 23 January 2015

The U.S. is known for its aisles and aisles of snacks in grocery stores and convenience shops, but the rest of the world isn’t always in-the-know on American snacks, so it seemed like a fun experiment to gather a few Korean girls, sit them down, and have them taste some of America’s favourite snacks.

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Altar/Offering feat. Joshua Miller: the new single from Keyoung

Annie Churdar Contributor

By Annie Churdar in New Music on Wednesday 10 July 2013

I met Keyoung when he sort of stumbled into my life in Amsterdam. On a mission to explore the globe with only a backpack full of clothes and the poems he’d written, he seemed to be searching for his place in the world, anywhere that might feel like home. Though he gave off the impression of being a […]

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New footage from Korean horror flick The Host 2

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Film on Wednesday 19 December 2012

When we watched Korean horror flick The Host a few years ago, it scared the shit out of us. The sequel is now out, and while the footage we’ve seen via Twitch Film about a dad and his kids getting intercepted by a beast on the road is fairly frightening, we’re intrigued by the behind-the-scenes […]

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I Saw the Devil: a film by Korea’s Kim Ji-woon

Ian Astbury from The Cult Reader Find

By Ian Astbury from The Cult in New Film on Thursday 10 May 2012

This is a brutal revenge film, Korean-style, by Kim Ji-woon. I am a devotee of contemporary Asian cinema. See its original cut before it’s cynically remade for the xenophobic masses. Dark and disturbing, hold a friend’s hand when watching.

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