Jive Monkey Playlist: 1/6/17

It seems that I’m still getting back into the swing of things.  I may not have finished my to-do list for 2016 but I working on that.  Despite my problem with procrastination, the members of Infinite Challenge ended 2016 with a bang as they finally revealed the tracks for their hip-hop history challenge titled, “Great Legacy”.

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Jive Monkey Playlist: 12/9/16

We are nearing the end of 2016 and it’s been a tough year.  When I look to the future, I’ll admit that it looks hazy and the uncertainty has taken a toll on my confidence.  So I guess it only seems natural that when I look at the artists on today’s playlist, I marvel at their confidence.  Despite critics, they’re bold about doing their own thing in their own way.  Perhaps that a lesson we can all learn.

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Jive Monkey Playlist: 11/11/16

Happy Peppero Day!  Happy Veterans’ Day!  If you’ve been watching the news (seriously, how can anyone miss what’s going on), it’s been a tough week.  If it weren’t for the signs in English or Korean, I wouldn’t be able to tell the protests apart in both countries.  Well despite the reality of the world that we face, I encourage you to spend a little time in indulging in a bit of extravagance.

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Jive Monkey Playlist: 7/29/16

Honestly, it has been a whirlwind week and a half for me as I’ve been trying to prepare for KCON LA today.  Not much sleep but very excited.  It is finally here!  And to prepare you for all the jam-packed activities this weekend, here is your jam-packed playlist featuring some of the KCON artists.

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Just Bananas About: Week of 5/16/16

When I first heard the news that Ahn Jae Hyun would be on New Journey to the West 2 to fill in for Lee Seung Gi who is in the army, I wasn’t sure how I would feel about it.  However, the episode that aired this past week had me laughing so hard that I couldn’t breathe that it’s totally worth sharing.  (Also, later the new season of Show Me the Money.)

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Jive Monkey Playlist: 10/26/15

You grow up. Sometimes life takes you on an unexpected path. This week’s playlist is about featuring songs about reflecting on youth and facing the consequences of the choices that were made. Maybe not all the choices that were made were the best choices that could be made but life is all about our experiences and how we evolve as people over time.

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