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Tag Archives: South Korea

Griffin It:Memorable Gigs #2

One Drop East @ Vinyl Underground, Busan, South Korea (3/21/14) One Drop who?   You’ll be forgiven for never having heard of (the mighty, mighty) One Drop East. For the … Continue reading

April 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Griffin it! Dollar, Dollar Bin, Yo!

“One man’s trash is another man’s treasure,” or so the saying goes. Over the years, I’ve certainly found my fair share of musical gems hidden away at the bottom of … Continue reading

December 13, 2013 · 3 Comments

Griffin it: Shin Joong-hyun: The greatest guitarist you’ve probably never heard of!

Sometimes great music comes from the most unlikely sources. In 1957, a few years after the Korean War armistice of 1953 has been signed, a waif-like 19 year-old guitarist is … Continue reading

November 29, 2013 · 3 Comments

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