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Asian Music Mondays 08/04/2014

Tonight on the show we’re celebrating Qixi Festival (七夕 in China), or Tanabata (七夕 in Japan), or Chil Seok (칠석 in Korea), otherwise known as Chinese Valentine’s Day!

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Videos about this festival (with English subtitles):
Chinese: http://youtu.be/DIjKnznU6H4
Korean: http://youtu.be/fHAj44KsAdw
Japanese:http://youtu.be/EwB03sdV_5Q

Some terms about this festival in English/Chinese/Korean/Japanese:
Qixi Festival:  七夕 (Qi Xi), 칠석 (Chil Seok), 七夕 (Tanabata)
* All of these words literally mean “the evening of the seventh
* 乞巧节 is the alternative name for Qixi Festival, which literally means “the festival to plead for skills”. Traditionally, back in the ancient times, young girls would dress up and pray that they would be as skillful as the Weaving Maid

Stars:
Altair:  牛郎 (Niu Lang), 견우 (Gyeon-Wu), 織姫 (Oriheme)
Vega:  织女 (Zhi Nv), 직녀 (Jing-Nyeo), 彦星 (Hikoboshi)

Mayday 五月天 – “LOVE-ing / 恋爱ING”
Sabão シャボン – “Update / アップデート
Jam Hisao 萧敬腾 – “Princess / 王妃
IU and Ulala Session – “Anxious Heart / 애타는 마음
Kym 金莎 – “Legends / 新月神
Brown Eyed Girls – “L.O.V.E”
Utada Hikaru 宇多田ヒカル – “First Love”
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Asian Music Mondays 07/07/2014

Tonight we’ll hear the latest from K-pop artists IU and Taeyang of Big Bang, as well as music from Hebe Tian, Glen Check, and more!  During the 9 o’clock hour, get ready to rock out as we’ll hear punk, rock, and metal from Asia!

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Ulala Session & IU – “Anxious Heart / 애타는 마음
Taeyang (of Big Bang) – “Eye, Nose, Lips / 눈, 코,
Kai Takahashi – “Cannibal” (Kai Takahashi on soundcloud)
Sugar’s Campaign – “After School Ghost / 放課後ゆうれい
Brown Eyed Girls – “I Want To Fly / 날아갈래
Louie (of Geeks) – “Secret / 비밀
Jaurim – “Dear Mother”
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Asian Invasion 02/10/2014

We’ve got a special Valentine’s Day episode of the show tonight!  Hear songs about love and heartbreak, and maybe you’ll even get a song dedication from your sweetheart!

You can still get your Mayday tickets for Madison Square Garden in NYC (March 22) and the Auditorium Theatre in Chicago (March 24)!

Mayday – “私奔到月球 / Elope to the Moon (feat. Cheer Chen)”
2NE1 – “I Love You”
Gloria Deng (G.E.M.) – “写不完的温柔 / Can’t Finish the Fondness” (by request)
Wheesung – “너라는 명작 / Masterpiece of You”
S.H.E – “触电 / Heart Shock”
Taecyeon & Nickhun (2PM) – “My Valentine (feat. JYP)”
MC Sniper – “사랑했잖아 / We Were In Love (feat. Loco & Sohn Seungyeon)”
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Asian Invasion 01/20/2014

Tonight we’ve got new music from Verbal Jint, 4minute, Glen Check, and more!  Don’t forget, Mayday (五月天) is coming to Chicago on Monday, March 24th at the Auditorium Theatre in Chicago, you can purchase tickets here.

Don’t miss the Greater Lansing Area Chinese New Year Celebration at the Meridian Mall on Saturday, February 1st from 1:30-6 PM, there will be a parade, performances, cultural activities, and the event is free of charge!

Verbal Jint, San E, Bumkey, Swings, Phantom, Kanto – “You Make Me Feel Brand New”
4minute – “살만찌고 / Only Gained Weight”
Mayday – “2012″
Glen Check – “Anthem for the Wild Souls”
Dal Shabet – “Let It Go”
Eason Chan – “K歌之王 / King of Karaoke”
70 Fingers (HaHa & Jang Kiha and the Faces) – “슈퍼 잡초맨 / Super Weeds Man”
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Asian Invasion 01/13/2014

Welcome back students!  We’re kicking off another spring semester here at State with some new music from your favorite K-Pop artists!  For more information on the course SSC 291: Intro to Asian Pacific American Studies, visit http://apastudies.ssc.msu.edu

Also, you won’t want to miss Mayday (五月天) live in concert on Monday, March 24th, 2014 at the Auditorium Theatre in Chicago, tickets are now available here!

Rain – “30 Sexy”
Dal Shabet – “B.B.B (Big Baby Baby)”
Jung HyungDon & G-Dragon – “해볼라고 / Going To Try”
Girls Generation – “Everyday Love”
TVXQ – “Ten (10 Years)”
Ailee – “노래가 늘었어 / Singing Got Better”
Mayday – “Second Round”
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Asian Music Show 11/25/2013

Tonight on the show, we’ve got a new song from 2NE1, the fiercest girls in K-pop!  Next Monday, Dec. 2 there will be a screening of Linsanity at Studio C Theater in Okemos, find more info and reserve your ticket here!

2NE1 – “그리워해요 / Missing You”
Cho Yong Pil – “설렘 / Romance”
T-ara – “NUMBER NINE (Japanese version)”
Geeks – “FLY”
Girls Generation – “My oh My”
Taeyang – “링가링가 / Ringa Linga”
IU – “Modern Times”
Ra.D – “고마워 고마워 / Thank You”
Trouble Maker – “내일은 없어 / Now (There Is No Tomorrow)”
f(x) – “Airplane”
Broccoli, You Too? – “졸업 / Graduation” (by request)
Jay Park – “좋아 / JOAH”
Piggy Dolls – “보통여자 / Ordinary Girl”
No. 1 Korean – “외럽지 말아요 / Don’t Be Lonely”
Love X Stereo – “Soul City (J-Path Remix)” (Impact 89FM interview with Annie Ko)
Shugo Tokumaru – “Katachi” (making the music video)
Primary – “유지경 / Zoo (feat. Supreme Team, Yankie, Mellow)”
G-Dragon – “R.O.D. (feat. Lydia Paek)”
Love X Stereo – “Chain Reaction”
EXO – “Black Pearl (Chinese version)”
EE – “Gaweebaweevo”
Dynamic Duo – “비극 Part 2 / Tragedy Part 2″
Melt-Banana – “Zero” (Impact 89FM interview with Yako)
Phonebooth – “Got A Chance”
IU – “누구나 비밀은 있다 / Everybody Has Secrets (feat. Ga-In of Brown Eyed Girls)”
Mayday – “麥來亂 / Mai Lai Luan”
Jaurim – “이카루스 / Icarus”
Omodaka – “Brain Storm”
Brown Eyed Girls – “Satisfaction”

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