Just Bananas About: Week of 8/1/16 – Part 1

What a jam-packed weekend!  It seems like I was constantly on the go, go, go.  There was so much to see and so much to do that after the weekend was over I just had to sleep it all off.  I apologize for the late post but because there was so much going on this weekend and a full two day concert, it took a long time to get the photos sorted and videos uploaded so here is Part 1 of the 2016 KCON LA weekend.

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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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[Review] Comeback Show Top 10 – 컴백쇼 톱 10 – First Impressions


This is my first time writing a review for a variety/music show.  However, I was really eager to watch this show ever since Lee Bon mentioned it while guesting on Strong Heart the last two weeks.  I would love to see my favorite idols from yesteryear again.

I entered into this thing not knowing what the format of the show would be like.  The MCs are Lee Bon and Park Myung Soo.  Lee Bon had mentioned that the show would be like the old Top 10 shows and when I heard that I immediately thought of KBS’ Top 10 Song (가요 톱 10) that aired from 1981 to 1998.  It was a weekly music show that featured musical acts and gave you a ranking of the top 50 songs while prominently featuring the songs that were that week’s top 10.  It was a really popular show and in my heyday Sohn Bum Soo was the MC.  This music program has now been replaced with Music Bank which follows a similar format.  So I guess that was along the lines of what I was expecting to see.

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