Tag: Indie Music

Episode 043: Do You Know Dokdo?

http://media.blubrry.com/koreaunderground/p/www.korea-underground.com/ku/dokdo.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSWe welcome a new host and then dig deep into the topic of the disputed island of Dokdo and Korea’s seeming obsession with hating on Japan. New music in this episode was provided by the band Walking After U and their song Blind. …

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Episode 042: Shipping and Handling

http://media.blubrry.com/koreaunderground/p/korea-underground.com/ku/shipping.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIn this episode Steve and Dan discuss Korea’s affair with mail-order brides from SE Asia and the societal struggles Korea is having as a result. Dan also tickles our ear pussies with another installment of the Cunning Linguist and we’ve got great new …

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Episode 041: The Dating Game

http://media.blubrry.com/koreaunderground/p/korea-underground.com/ku/dating.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIn this episode Steve and Teresa discuss tips and ideas for dating a Korean. If you’re in need of ideas or things to do to surprise your Korean partner, we’ve got some things in here that might help. There’s also new music from …

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Episode 040: Gimme!

http://media.blubrry.com/koreaunderground/p/korea-underground.com/ku/gimme.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIn this episode Teresa tells us all about the culture of gift giving in Korea and some of the problems foreigners run into when they find themselves in those situations. We’ve also got new music from singer Aseul and her song Dazed, Aseul …

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Episode 039: Terrible 2s

http://media.blubrry.com/koreaunderground/p/korea-underground.com/ku/terrible.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIn this episode Steve and Teresa kick back, go off script and discus the show, life, and anything else that comes up. It’s a free-for-all in this second anniversary show. Thanks to all of you who’ve kept listening to the show and welcome …

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Episode 038: No Means No!

http://media.blubrry.com/koreaunderground/p/korea-underground.com/ku/nomeansno.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSGoing off a story regarding an Australian woman who was raped while on holiday in Korea, Steve and Teresa discuss rape and sexual assault in Korea. They go over how Korea defines rape, how it’s sometimes handled by the authorities (hint: not very …

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Episode 035: Takin’ Care of Business

http://media.blubrry.com/koreaunderground/p/korea-underground.com/ku/businessB.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIn our first new episode of 2016 Steve and Dan discuss Korean corporate culture and how things work on the inside and why Korea has the worst productivity in the OECD. And since we were lucky enough to get Dan on the show, …

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Episode 032 – Pumpkin Eater

http://media.blubrry.com/koreaunderground/p/korea-underground.com/ku/pumpkin.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSSteve and Teresa sit down and discuss whether or not Korea has a problem with cheating and plagiarism. We also talk a little bit about the big protest that happened last weekend in Seoul and what got people so pissed. We’ve got some …

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Episode 031 – Death of a Korean

http://media.blubrry.com/koreaunderground/p/korea-underground.com/ku/death.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIn this year’s Halloween episode Teresa and Steve talk about death. We discuss our thoughts on it and then discuss Korean burial traditions. We look at how it was done in the past and how it’s changing in modern times as well as …

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Episode 030 – No, You Make Me A Sandwich!

http://media.blubrry.com/koreaunderground/p/korea-underground.com/ku/sandwich.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSSteve and Teresa sit down and discuss the state of women and gender roles in Korea. We cover how Korea came to be such a strong patriarchal society and also how things are finally changing for the better. Teresa brings us another installment …

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