Ask Me About Kpop

Ask Me About Kpop

Have you ever been curious about Kpop, but don’t know where to start? Or are you a huge Kpop fan with no one else to geek out with about it? Lucky for you, best friends Shannon &amp; Angélica love talking about Kpop more than anything! Tune into Ask Me About Kpop each week for Kpop history, vocabulary words, great music, and of course some good old fashioned fangirling.&nbsp;<br /><hr><p style='color:grey; font-size:0.75em;'> See <a style='color:grey;' target='_blank' rel='noopener noreferrer' href='https://acast.com/privacy'>acast.com/privacy</a> for privacy and opt-out information.</p>

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Ep. 112: Kpop Parlor Games - Utter Kpop Nonsense
公開日時: 2021-06-25 07:58:43

After a bit of catch up recent events, we attempt to turn an acting style party game into a kpop game. Does it work? That's up to you to decide. Is this episode 85% scream laughing? You bet it is.


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Ep. 109: SHINee Showdown
公開日時: 2021-06-25 07:58:43

Who cares if it's not March? There's plenty of madness to go around! And today, we're pitting the best selling SHINee songs against each other in an epic bracket battle! Who will come out on top? Tune in to find out! (But, you might figure it out pretty fast)


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Ep. 67: K-Pop Parlor Games - Twenty Questions
公開日時: 2021-06-25 07:58:43

It's time once again to play a parlor game! Listen in as we try to stump each other with a super-specific edition of Twenty Questions: Kpop style. Try to guess along! Then, a queen graces us in the random game.


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Ep. 90: Best of 2019 - B-sides
公開日時: 2021-06-25 07:58:43

It's the end of the year already! Can you believe? So it's time for episode one of our FOUR end of year specials this year! First up, we're talking about a few of our favorite B-sides from 2019. It was very hard for us to choose them but we kept it strict to 5 and now the episode is actually very short and I regret everything.... also another edition of "The Random Number Generator Is Being Creepy"


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Ep. 3: Anatomy Of A Group
公開日時: 2021-06-25 07:58:43

It's time to learn about Kpop groups and what makes them tick. Who is in charge of keeping everyone in line? Why do so many groups have a rapper? (Spoiler alert: we didn't figure that one out.) And what does your blood type have to do with anything? Plus, we've got a brand new segment to help us all explore the world of Kpop together.


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Ep. 58: Astro in LA
公開日時: 2021-06-25 07:58:43

We have to tell you about the beauty we saw!! But first we discuss a few recent releases that have our attention at the moment. Then, a recap of the Astro concert we saw last weekend! Hear way too many details about their outfits (seriously we can't stress enough how great the jackets were) and a post-concert sentiment from a dedicated Aroha. Finally, literal actual tiny children (we mean it this time) in the random game.


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Ep. 120: Fantasy Girl Group with Yusong Liu
公開日時: 2021-06-25 07:58:43

You begged and pleaded to hear from your favorite guest so we roped him in to an emotionally grueling task of course! Please welcome back Yusong Liu to the show!!! We're playing our fantasy group draft again, but this time it's the ladies turn! Spreadsheets have been made, lines have been drawn, and we're is ready to fight. What girl groups will we come out with?! Listen and find out!


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Ep. 126 - AMAK Reacts: Listener Picks
公開日時: 2021-06-25 07:58:43

Today's episode of AMAK is brought to you by the listeners!! That's right. We got our listeners from the 'seasoned-fan' tier of our Patreon (sign up now patreon.com/amakpoppod) to send us a video of whatever they wanted! A fave mv or choreo, a fanmade meme video, variety clip, whatever they wanted. And we watched them all. Tune in for some fun (and loud) surprises, a few old favorites and even some brand new stuff. Thanks to those who sent something in, and to all of our Patrons regardless of tier for supporting the show!


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Ep. 30: Foreign Idols
公開日時: 2021-06-25 07:58:43

On today's episode, we had hope to have a fun discussion about idols who are not from Korea, or aren't Korean at all. But the discussion ended up being pretty depressing. Love your favorite foreign idols extra hard! They need the love <3 Plus, a scarily-appropriate group in the random game.


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Ep. 26: Talkin' K-Pop with Jane Kim
公開日時: 2021-06-25 07:58:43

This week Shannon is joined by actor, improviser, writer and long time K-pop lover, Jane Kim! Hear about Jane's roots in K-pop and her college thesis on it's impact on the world. Shannon learns more about 'girl crush' concepts and all the merits of an elimination reality show. Stay tuned for a very 'winning' group in the random game, and the most unique recommendation so far!


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Ep. 23: Breakin' Out
公開日時: 2021-06-25 07:58:43

This week we are continuing our discussion of Kpop solos with breakout artists! Hear about 10 solo artists that took a quick break from their groups to do albums of their own! Who had a 'syndrome' named after them? And whose concert was investigated for obscenity? Find out all this and much more!


**YES we understand that omissions were made! We will find a way to talk about everyone eventually WE SWEAR**



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Ep. 70: Kpop News and Where To Find It
公開日時: 2021-06-25 07:58:43

Staying up to date on all things in the Kpop world can feel like an impossible task. So today we are sharing some of our favorite resources for finding reliable Kpop news, as well as giving a word of warning about resources to take with a grain of salt. Plus, defending and supporting Kpop journalists who are doing their best! And finally, the random game to end all random games. (But its not the end)


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Ep. 108: Idol Siblings
公開日時: 2021-06-25 07:58:43

We're back! First we're catching up on current life including forced dance party playlists, and using idols to scold you into chores. Then we're running down a list of idols and their siblings that are also famous. And a bunch of them are twins! Mostly we're just comparing people's faces so get your google image search ready. Then the random game stays listening as always.





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Bonus: We Need To Talk About Cube
公開日時: 2021-06-25 07:58:43

You asked for it, and waited patiently, so we're dropping a bonus ep all about whatever the hell is happening at Cube. First, we give a detailed timeline of everything that has happened this summer regarding Hyuna and Pentagon to give a full picture of what we know. Then we just yell and speculate and get ourselves real upset for an hour. Sound good? Cool cool cool. Everything is fine. This is fine. Remember, you asked for this.


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Ep. 86: Hello Battle
公開日時: 2021-06-25 07:58:43

It's time for another song battle! Today's title was "Hello" and we really struggled with these ones. Then a short lived, but somehow timely group in the random game!


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Ep. 104: The Year In Kpop - 2000 (Pt. 1)
公開日時: 2021-06-25 07:58:43

It's time for a brand new episode theme and it's even TWO parts!! Welcome to the 'The Year in Kpop' series where we cover a year in Kpop. This time: the new millenium, the year 2000! (Jan-June cause oops we talked too long and it's 2 parts now!) Get your peroxide and your plastic pants ready cause we've got a lot of poor singing, insane hair moments, pretty catchy tunes and more backup dancers than you can count! Come back next week for part two and hear our final thoughts on the year 2000 and how it shaped the Kpop that came after!


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Ep. 54: The Nation's Girl Group: SNSD
公開日時: 2021-06-25 07:58:43

It's time for another group deep dive! This week we celebrate the legendary princesses of Kpop, Girl's Generation! Hear clips from their entire discography in order, while we talk comeback concepts, unforgettable choreo, questionable wigs, member changes and more. Bow down to the women who showed us what a Kpop girl group could be!


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Ep. 75: Monsta X Was Here
公開日時: 2021-06-25 07:58:43

The Kpop Gods are shining down on us this week! First we catch up on comebacks, supergroup pros and cons, and a serendipitous encounter with a Kpop star. Then it's time to recount our time seeing Monsta X on their WE ARE HERE tour in LA at the Staples Center. Hear all about the fabulous wardrobe, out of this world visuals, hilarious vcrs and more! Then some rookie boys in the random game! Don't forget to rate and review!


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Ep. 27: Coworkers React
公開日時: 2021-06-25 07:58:43

Shannon is joined by some of her lovely coworkers to watch some recent Kpop videos and see what they think! Spoiler alert: They loved it.


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@radioTFB | @mattapodaca | @yayforzig | @danawickens



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Ep. 81: K-pop Parlor Games- Shuffle R&D
公開日時: 2021-06-25 07:58:43

This week we're feeling stuck in the floating void between comebacks and lamenting how the news is always right on our tails. Then, we're testing out new Kpop parlor games based on our Kpop playlists and the good ol shuffle button. Some work better than others, but we definitely have a lot of fun. Which game did you like best? Then, it's a very colorful random game.


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