The "Dark Side of Kpop" Clichés

As part of our spoooookkkyy hallyuweeen series we discuss why we see so much western media coverage on the "dark side of k-pop," which rely on clichéd tropes. We welcome K-pop journalists Crystal Bell and Todd Inoue for this discussion to weigh in on what they're seeing from the newsroom perspective. Links From The Ep:-The Intense And Dangerous Training To Be A K-Pop Star - 9 Muses Of Star Empire - Music Documentary by Vice: K-Pop (Teaser) • A Hulu Original Dark Truth Behind the Glamorous World of KPOP By Audrey Ahn - cornellsun Dark Side of K-Pop: Assault, Prostitution, Suicide, and Spycams Dark Side of K-Pop Was What Drew Me to the Genre Our Guests:Crystal Bell @crystalbellTodd Inoue @NattotoddThe Kpopcast Crew: Hosted on Acast. See for more information.

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Bringing you the best sounds and ideas in K-pop each week. Featuring guests in and around the k-pop community. On a regular basis, we recommend "hit replay" songs you should listen to, as well as provide semi-regular in-depth k-pop editorial told nowhere else. Hosted on Acast. See for more information.