• My DBSK Journey/JYJ Fan Encounter

    21 Nov 2010, 10:20 by jennyukari

    Sun 14 Nov – JYJ - The Beginning - New Album Showcase in Las Vegas

    Warning: the following rant/essay is more than 3,000 words long and contains excessive amounts of fangirling... but it also details the greatest moment of my life! I don’t think I truly captured how I feel with just these words, but I tried.

    As you might or might not know, I've been a 동방신기 fan for quite a long time. On and off for about seven years, really. I credit these guys for getting me into the Kpop scene (and Korean entertainment as a whole, actually) and shaping my musical tastes into what it is today. When I first heard my first 동방신기 song, '믿어요,' I was absolutely smitten. Perhaps they were a reminder of my childhood growing up with boybands before they became 'uncool.' Perhaps it was their sweet vocals that captured my attention or maybe it was their looks that made me do a double take. It was a lot of things, actually. They certainly weren't the first Kpop act I listened to (that honor belongs to 이정현