K-Music 2016

Thursday 15 September – Tuesday 25 October
A festival of Korean Music and performance across London this autumn

A festival that is ‘original, powerful and thrilling like nothing you have ever heard before’ (London Evening Standard)

Tuesday 27 September

Idiotape + Patients

LONDON Rich Mix

MTV said 'If Cut Copy, Daft Punk and Chromeo had a Korean baby, they would beget the funkatastic, celebratory disco house trio Idiotape.  They&...

Monday 3 October

Jambinai

LONDON Oslo, Hackney

Jambinai were the sensation of K-Music 2015 – their stunning set was called 'thrilling, unexpected and perfectly controlled' by The Guardian, after The Times said '...

Tuesday 11 October

Kyungso Park & Andy Sheppard

Royal Albert Hall / Elgar Room

Saxophonist Andy Sheppard premieres a new collaboration with Korean soloist Kyungso Park, in a special late-night performance in the Royal Albert Hall&...

Wednesday 12 October

National Gugak Centre

LONDON Kings Place (Hall Two)

The National Gugak Centre is responsible for touring the great folk artists of Korea with their last concert at Sadler's Wells forming the ...

Friday 21 October

Asian Chairshot + Danpyunsun and The Sailors

LONDON Rich Mix

One of the things that Korean music does brilliantly is mind-blowing theatre, perhaps because the roots go so deep into ritual performance.  Danpyunsun were ...

Monday 24 October

Modern Table present Darkness Poomba

LONDON The Place

Choreographer Jaeduk Kim​ and his group of dancer/musicians take hold of Korean traditional dance and hotwire it with thrilling live music inspired by ancient ...

Tuesday 25 October

Modern Table present Darkness Poomba

LONDON The Place

Choreographer Jaeduk Kim​ and his group of dancer/musicians take hold of Korean traditional dance and hotwire it with thrilling live music inspired by ancient ...