Man, recapping music videos is hard work. I usually have to watch them several times to catch everything. And sometimes I need to do some research, watch some behind the scenes footage. So recapping U-KISS, yeah, really hard work. But lucky for you, I am willing to put myself through this to deliver you fresh recaps.
I know it feels like I keep prefacing every post here with wondering what the fuck is wrong with me. Mostly because I keep prefacing every post here with wondering what the fuck is wrong with me. No really, people. Every now and then it occurs to me to ask why the hell I find this:
More sexually appealing than this:
In K-pop fandom, it’s become standard practice to refer to idols as your “oppas” and “unnies” (for those unfamiliar with the lingo, those are Korean terms for older men and women). Older fans have adopted this practice as well, despite the fact that there are very few K-pop idols who actually are our oppas and unnies.
As someone well outside the target demographic of my main fandom I wonder what the fuck went wrong inside my head. I still am not quite sure. But I’ve also seen that if something went wrong in my head, it’s gone wrong in the heads of many others.
Hey guys, I recap K-pop music vids and stuff over at Lipstick Chicken. This will be my other K-pop blog, a more informal one. Here I will document my thrilling insights and observations as an international fan of Korean pop music (K-pop) over 30 years of age. Clearly I am well out of the genre’s target audience. Yeah, I don’t know what’s wrong with me, either.