Episode 15 – EXID and “Eclipse”


On Episode 15 of K-Pop Unmuted, Stephen Knight and Joe Palmer are joined by music and culture writer Jessica Doyle to discuss EXID and their latest EP “Eclipse.” They also discuss MiSo’s “KKPP,” TEN’s “Dream in a Dream,” and CoCo Avenue’s “Eottae.”

For more reading:
Jessica Doyle, “Why EXID’s ‘Street’ Is the Album of the Year

Episode 10 – A Closer Look At AOA


On Episode 10 of K-Pop Unmuted, Stephen Knight and Scott Interrante are joined by music blogger Jacques Peterson to talk about the new singles from AOA “Excuse Me” and “Bing Bing”.

For more reading:
Jacques Peterson, “Why AOA’s Comeback Wasn’t A Huge Success,” SBS Pop Asia.
Jacques Peterson, “AOA’s Excuse Me Climbing Back Up The Charts,” SBS Pop Asia.

Episode 8 – November 2016 Roundup


On Episode 8 of K-Pop Unmuted, Stephen Knight and Scott Interrante are joined by Kult Scene writer Joe Palmer to discuss their favorite songs of November 2016. They talk about Black Pink’s “Playing With Fire” and “Stay,” Berry Good’s “Don’t Believe,” Hyorin’s “One Step (ft. Jay Park)” and “Paradise,” Risso’s “High Five,” HeeJin and HyunJin’s “I’ll Be There,” and Sistar’s “One More Day (ft. Giorgio Moroder).” The group also talks about the official disbandment of the legendary 2ne1.