KCON 2019 the Biggest Yet, with NY Leg at Madison Square Garden

KCON, an annual event for K-pop fans across the world, will take place on the biggest scale ever, with its New York City leg set for the global landmark that is Madison Square Garden. The two-day KCON 2019 NY convention will take place at the Javits Convention Center and feature influencers in music, beauty and fashion from both countries.  View Article

KCON 2019 the Biggest Yet, with NY Leg at Madison Square Garden

KCON, an annual event for K-pop fans across the world, will take place on the biggest scale ever, with its New York City leg set for the global landmark that is Madison Square Garden. The two-day KCON 2019 NY convention will take place at the Javits Convention Center and feature influencers in music, beauty and fashion from both countries.  View Article

Modern Korean Kitchen Opens Friday at Fashion Valley

Bibigo Kitchen arrives Friday, May 24 at the Fashion Valley Mall, ushering in a first-of-its-kind eatery for a global food brand that’s already a household name. Bibigo's new Fashion Valley location will mark the debut of its next-generation, sit-down restaurant featuring an expanded menu and a bar serving beer, wine, and Korean liquor. The stand-alone eatery, which includes a 50-seat dining room and 20-seat patio, is located in the River Plaza section of the mall below the AMC Theatres. Bringing customizable counter-style service to the tradition of Korean barbecue, Bibigo Kitchen offers plates of beef bulgogi, crispy pork belly, octopus, and more paired with your choice of sides including seaweed rice, noodles, seasonal fruit kimchi, and grill root vegetables.

CJ ENM OGN Partners with Kiswe Mobile to Bring Transformative Broadcasts in eSports

CJ ENM OGN, a pioneer in eSports broadcasting has partnered up with Kiswe Mobile to transform the traditional viewing experience for eSports and gaming. OGN will leverage Kiswe’s CloudCast technology to seamlessly create different and new alternate broadcasts to better serve a large and ever expanding audience of eSports enthusiasts. Kiswe’s CloudCast technology will marry multiple player and caster streams to deliver a rich and unique viewing experience. OGN plans to broadcast these new alternative streams to their OTT to start with and to their Cable TV channel as well in the future.

K-Pop Supergroup Seventeen to Headline KCON NY Festival

KCON is the world's biggest K-pop festival and its New York lineup is fully set. Seventeen completes the mix of K-pop artists coming to the city's Madison Square Garden in July, with fellow boy band The Boyz and girl group fromis_9 also joining the list of artists. As previously announced in March, KCON 2019 USA returns this summer with the bicoastal festival hitting NYC on July 6-7 and coming back to its Los Angeles home from August 15-18. KCON not only brings a full-fledged K-pop concert extravaganza but panels, workshops, meet-and-greets, merch stands and more relating to all things Korean-pop culture.

Sung Kang earns first PGA TOUR win at AT&T Byron Nelson

Sung Kang made a 23-foot birdie putt on the 15th hole to finally take the lead for good at the AT&T Byron Nelson and held on for his first PGA TOUR victory on a 27-hole Sunday at Trinity Forest. Kang now becomes the 10th different Korean player to win on the PGA TOUR and this victory moves him to 21st in the FedExCup standings, improving his resume as a potential International Team member for this year’s Presidents Cup.