Korean Rock: Transfixion Covers “Beautiful Girl” (미인 “美人” – 1974)

This is one of those songs that always makes me smile. Even famous rock guitarist 김도균 smiles and exclaims, “참 잘했습니다!” (“Very great job!”) afterwards. Unfortunately, the band only receives a 120-point score (in this “Top Band” competition), so they are sent packing (though 김도균 was sure they should have received at least 190 points […]

Learn Korean with Gangnam Style Part 2: Psy’s Gentleman

가사 (Lyrics) Ah~! 알랑가몰라 왜 화끈해야 하는건지 알랑가몰라 왜 말끔해야 하는건지 알랑가몰라 아리까리하면 까리해 알랑가몰라 We Like We We We Like Party 해 ~ Verse 1 (Part 1) The basic line: “알랑가몰라 왜 화끈해야 하는건지” 알랑가몰라 (dialect, maybe 전라도) = 알런지몰라 (proper form) = I dunno if you know 해야 하다 = must/have to (Korean Grammar in Use: Beginner, […]