Korean Comfort Food Coming to Old City, Philadelphia

Old City will get a Korean restaurant whose menu will emphasize comfort food, with a noodle specialty.

Buk Chon — after the neighborhood in Seoul — is down for a fall opening at the former Zento at 132 Chestnut St., next to Adriana and across the street from Han Dynasty on the block with the Belgian block roadway. It’s also a few doors from the new Glory Beer Bar & Kitchen at 126 Chestnut.

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MAMAMOO’s Hwasa Wins Awards And Praise For Promoting Korean Food

MAMAMOO‘s Hwasa sold out “Gopchang (곱창, cattle intestines cooked similar to chitterlings)” all over the country the last time she appeared on I Live Alone and had quite a festive lunch by herself. Continue reading MAMAMOO’s Hwasa Wins Awards And Praise For Promoting Korean Food

“Korean Vevo” Launched by BTS’ Label and Other Major K-Pop Companies

Seven of the biggest South Korean entertainment companies attended a signing ceremony on Thursday (July 19) to establish what is being called the Korean VEVO — a global platform company called Music and Creative Partners Asia Ltd. (MCPA). Continue reading “Korean Vevo” Launched by BTS’ Label and Other Major K-Pop Companies

K-Pop Fever to Grip Burj Khalifa

The year 2018 seems to be an year of achievements for K-Pop as Korean group EXO is once again set to create history with its first-ever light show at the world’s tallest building, Burj Khalifa in Dubai. Continue reading K-Pop Fever to Grip Burj Khalifa

South Korean Basketballers Arrive In North To Mix Sports, Diplomacy

A group of male and female South Korean basketball players will play their North Korean counterparts in a series of games aimed at furthering the growing ties between Seoul and Pyongyang. Continue reading South Korean Basketballers Arrive In North To Mix Sports, Diplomacy

Sony Developing Film Centered Around Korean-American Marvel Heroine Silk

Spider-Man’s inclusion in Marvel Studios’ film universe has proven to be nothing short of very successful. Sony co-owns the rights to the character and to no surprise, they want to utilize their half of the Spidey rights under the new booming brand. Continue reading Sony Developing Film Centered Around Korean-American Marvel Heroine Silk