Monthly Archives: August 2020

Why BTS’ “Dynamite” is about Hope

We welcome BTS super fans Rosan (aka xCeleste) and Jose (aka JoseOchoaTV) for a quick dive into BTS’ “Dynamite.” Historically, disco music has served as a form of escapism, giving listeners reprieve from society’s hardships. So was this disco-inspired song Daebak or Not?

Check out the Interlude: ARMY podcast: www.himalaya.com/music-podcasts/i…ude-army-1708434

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Not Shy about ITZY

A quick discussion on ITZY’s “Not Shy” comeback, and why Chaeryeong needs more screen time.

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Hit Replays: PinkFantasy, Jessi, SOLE, Kang Daniel

Amr, Stephanie, and PLo discuss hit replays for the second week of August 2020.

Shoutout to Twitter user @itsjustme_hptwitter.com/itsjustme_hp/status…1293678785594712064

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Don’t Make Fun of 1TEAM’s ULLAELI KKOLLAELI

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1TEAM’s ULLAELI KKOLLAELI was a delightful surprise that he had to give it the Daebak or Not Look over other notable songs this week.

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How Cancelled is too cancelled for K-pop?

Are we cancelled yet? Can cancel culture really catch K-pop Creeps? The Kpopcast covers call out/cancel culture in K-pop to explore the boundaries of what’s acceptable, and offer some tips to idols, brands, and fans alike.

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Further Reading:
– www.southsonder.com/post/how-k-pop-…erfect-illusion
– medium.com/@xzhan065/power-of-…ociety-79ea015fab9a
– theobjective.substack.com/p/a-more-spe…r-on-justice
– harpers.org/a-letter-on-justice-and-open-debate/

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