A lot of us are familiar with kpop when it comes to Korean music – from fandoms to chicken nuggets, we’re used to upbeat hooks that makes us wanna dance. But there are artists who are pushing other genres of Korean music and one of them is Nam Kyung Un. Using his raw guitar chords and bluesy elements, Nam Kyung Un is pushing the boundaries of modern Korean indie rock with his latest album [seoul cloud]. It’s a 12-track record crafted with intricate elements of modern rock’n’roll that has been polished with the intricacies of indie pop. Check it out:
The record is out now via STONESHIP label.