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The OGs of K-pop and Korean entertainment podcasts since 2014. This is a safe space for open and mature discussions about K-pop stuff we love, hate, or love to hate. No sugar coating here, but we hope you can relate to our views even if you disagree with some of them. Above all, we want to make Kpop fun and have fun while doing it! We are made up of netizens from all over the world and we gather weekly in our spare time. Sometimes we agree, sometimes we don’t, and we hope that you find yourself in each of our voices.

The OGs of K-pop and Korean entertainment podcasts since 2014. This is a safe space for open and mature discussions about K-pop stuff we love, hate, or love to hate. No sugar coating here, but we hope you can relate to our views even if you disagree with some of them. Above all, we want to make Kpop fun and have fun while doing it! We are made up of netizens from all over the world and we gather weekly in our spare time. Sometimes we agree, sometimes we don’t, and we hope that you find yourself in each of our voices.

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United States

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The OGs of K-pop and Korean entertainment podcasts since 2014. This is a safe space for open and mature discussions about K-pop stuff we love, hate, or love to hate. No sugar coating here, but we hope you can relate to our views even if you disagree with some of them. Above all, we want to make Kpop fun and have fun while doing it! We are made up of netizens from all over the world and we gather weekly in our spare time. Sometimes we agree, sometimes we don’t, and we hope that you find yourself in each of our voices.

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@NYANetizens

Language:

English


Episodes

Home Aloners Association

6/17/2022
Wassup, everyone, we're back! Unfortunately, whenever you come back from a break, hiatus, what-have-you, it's common to be a bit behind with what's trending. So this ep's a grab bag of K-pop news and music from the last couple of months, recorded the week of June 6th! Don't worry, we'll be back on our regular biweekly schedule for the next episode! Timestamps: What have we been listening to? 2:12 Comebacks and debuts 5:03 NCT has a lot of members 16:15 Holland victim of homophobic attack...

Duration:01:30:25

The Adventures of Felix the Cat

3/11/2022
We're back for more K-pop shenanigans, and we've got a stacked (read longer) show this week with a ton of discourse about: the uncanny valley of K-pop beauty standards, Idols and NFTs, the most tweeted about groups around the world, and – if a Felix sexts in the woods, will anyone hear it? Timestamps: 1:39 What are we listening to? 8:01 Comebacks/Debuts 14:42 ZE:A'S Moon Joon Young caught drunk driving - AGAIN 20:02 (G) Idle’s Soojin has contract terminated with Cube Ent 35:04 Bang Chan...

Duration:02:16:47

The Ladies Always Want to Bang Yongguk

2/25/2022
So, how's everyone doing? We're...doing, which is to be expected during these times. But sometimes, you just gotta stop doom scrolling, step away from the phone or computer and indulge yourself in some intelligent and hilarious discourse about the industry in which we continue to drown our sorrows – K-pop! In this episode we cover NMIXX's confusing debut concept, Jungkook's good boy qualities, as well as the practicality of idol dorms, while taking a sharp right turn into Queen Elizabeth...

Duration:01:40:27

The Nightmare Before HyunA&DAWN's Ghost Wedding

2/11/2022
It's a light week for news but that doesn't mean it can't be entertaining! There's plenty of good news to go around, with Big Bang returning and TOP giving YG the middle finger, and our HyunA and Dawn announcing what we hope will be the Tim Burton-themed wedding of our dreams! Timestamps: What have we been listening to? 2:06 Comebacks 4:27 Big Bang Is Back Baby! 8:49 HyunA and Dawn are having a ghost wedding! 12:16 Jooyoung leaves Starship Entertainment 22:11 More Idols Get COVID 22:52...

Duration:01:07:33

The Freezia Inferno

1/28/2022
On this episode of Not Your Average Netizens, we ruminate on the future of dating scandals in the K-pop industry, and cheer on the idol mothers who prove that having a family doesn't mean the end of your career. Also, wearing fake luxury goods can kill your career, apparently. Don't forget to subscribe and/or join our Patreon if you want to support what we do! Timestamps: How have we been? 1:30 Comebacks 7:13 Seventeen fans are suspicous after hearing a woman's name during DK's live stream...

Duration:01:50:54

Our Summer of Self-Torture In Seoul

1/14/2022
Not Your Average Netizens is back with our first official episode of 2022. Have you resolved to read more books in the new year? We've got one you might want to keep off of your list. Plus, the Jae(y)s cause trouble, and will Billboard's recent changes keep K-pop idols off the charts? Find out in another jam-packed discussion! Timestamps: What are we listening to? 5:44 The jillion comebacks of January 11:30 LG’s virtual human to make music debut 21:21 Jae (Formerly of Day6)Apologizes for...

Duration:02:08:24

NYAN's 2021 K-pop Reflections

1/1/2022
Ashe, Nat, and Jemin give their general thoughts about the past year in K-pop. Is K-pop's popularity starting to sound like propaganda? How far will the expansion go? What are our predictions for 2022! Find out in this episode!

Duration:00:40:39

The NYAN Awards 2021

12/31/2021
Find out Ashe, Jay, Jemin, and Nat's choices for the best and worst of K-pop in 2021! Timestamps: Best Quarantine Performance 3:00 Best Music Video 7:32 Worst Music Video 11:32 Worst Choreography 15:16 Best Choreography 21:41 What disbanded group should have made a comeback to heal the world? 32:19 Our best episode of the year 37:15 K-Idol that helped you through the pandemic 40:05 Best Soloist 46:01 Worst Soloist 49:07 2020 songs that fell off and songs that should have been on last year's...

Duration:01:53:41

Nævis We Love You!

10/11/2021
Join us as we discuss why people should keep their hands to themselves, Lisa wanting dollar bills on her ass and the super rookies Aespa. As always, please comment and share if you enjoy this video and/or our other content! Intro and What We're Listening To Select MV Reactions: 7:37 Rapid Fire Updates/Comebacks: 15:55 After School's Lizzie May Be Locked Up: 19:46 Gfriend Down To 3 Members: 21:13 Woman Assaults A Member of Cravity: 23:16 Is Blockberry Broke?: 25:38 Lisa's Cultural...

Duration:05:15:53

China! China! China!

9/17/2021
Join us again for another episode of NYAN. We discuss thots, groups losing members and the CCP. Please comment, share and like if you enjoy! Start: Intro and What We're Listening To 08:02: Comebacks/Debuts 24:39: Wheein Joins Ravi's Budding Empire 25:46: Sonamoo Loses More Members 26:55: Yujeong Leaves Laboum and Laboum Moves to Interpark 27:55: Soyou Leaves Starship 28:17: BI Admits To Charges Against 33:24: Trigger Warnings Mentioned for this block of news 34:32: Lucas Under Fire 46:45:...

Duration:07:13:57

Let's Talk Going To Korea!

9/13/2021
Have you thought about visiting Korea for work or a vacation? Do you have any questions on how to do this or what to expect while in Korea? We're joined by special guests as we discuss our experiences in Korea and answer all of your burning questions.

Duration:04:49:42

We're Surprised That YGE is NOT On Fire

8/24/2021
Intro/How we're doing: 0:00 What we're listening to: 1:34 Comebacks/Debuts: 4:41 CLC Dismissed By Cube12:59 Soojin leaves (G)I-dle: 18:00 Big Bang Celebrates 15 years: 21:23 Winner resigns with YGE for another 5 years: 21:53 Eun Ji Won should know better: 23:11 YG may be trying out for a mafia film: 23:38 Seungri is declared guilty and jailed for 3 years: 25:04 Bobby pulls a Chen!: 33:10 BTS cancels their world tour: 37:27 Jeongyeon Fighting!: 43:38 Music Localization and Authenticity: 45:12...

Duration:04:59:40

SM Entertainment Don't Play That

8/7/2021
Thank you for joining us for another episode :) In our latest episode we discuss why SME has (now) decided to punish invasive fans, KilliAN's truth, KOMCA trying to come for Twitter and genderless fashion in Kpop! Time Stamps: Now Playing: 00:38 Comebacks/Debuts: 3:02 MBC Embarrasses Korea: 08:33 SME To Deal With Invasive Fans: 20:18 KilliAN Speaks His Truth: 27:09 KOMCA To Try Twitter: 40:55 Covid and Kpop: 48:28 Genderless Fashion And Kpop: 1:01:36 FEATURED - STAYC: 1:14:38 Don't forget to...

Duration:06:09:10

K-POP Goes Hollywood?

7/26/2021
Join us again for a new episode where we discuss NCT Hollywood, enlistments, debuts and the current state of girl groups. Please leave a comment, like and share! Time Stamps: What We're Listening To: 3:59 Comebacks/Debuts: 10:48 NCT Hollywood/5th year Anniversary: 16:59 Shownu Enlists: 26:24 Omega X Debut: 28:44 TSE Has Expired: 34:05 JYPE Debuts A New Girl Group: 36:05 CL Join's Kang Daniel's company: 41:40 Potential T-ara Comeback: 45:57 FEATURED - The Boyz: 47:51

Duration:01:11:57

Back By (UN)Popular Demand

7/21/2021
We're FINALLY back at it again with a new regular episode! Please note that this was recorded at the beginning of the month so the topics are not as fresh as they were. Due to technical issues, this episode took a bit longer to get up. We apologize and thank you for waiting. Episodes will be dropping regularly come next week, biweekly on Friday's. Time Stamps: What we're listening to: 3:37 Comebacks/Debuts: 12:18 SME Congress 2021: 22:06 Capitalism Does Good?: 33:27 Ravi and Boyz II Men:...

Duration:01:28:31

NYAN's BTS Butter Listening Party Part 1

5/29/2021
Join Not Your Average Netizens and special guest, Mars, from 106 and Seoul podcast as we, laugh, we cry, and we pontificate over the BTS's newest single, "Butter." This is the first of three parts — as if you didn't think BTS needed enough think pieces, here is the ultimate one! Let us know what you think of the song and as well as our personal opinions.

Duration:01:12:19

The Wonho Parable

5/17/2021
NYAN Announcement: NYAN will be taking a short break. We will be working to revamp our regular podcast along with diversifying our Patreon content. Don’t worry, we’ll be back on Thursday, July 1st with our next regular episode. Until then, we will still be posting to Patreon weekly along with updating our social media accounts. We will not be disappearing. This break is meant to recharge, refresh and enhance the quality of content that we provide for our loyal listeners. Thanks from Ashe,...

Duration:02:32:16

All He Do Is Win Win

4/30/2021
Welcome again for another roundtable about our favorite music genre and yours — K-pop! In this episode, we talk about why sending Korean men to the army isn't evil, what is the truth of the AESPA molka situation, Win Win is a bad boy, and Ilhoon of BTOB buys enough weed to fill the state of Rhode Island. Timestamps: What are we listening to? 7:22 Comebacks 15:17 BTOB's Ilhoon spent six figures on weed 23:06 Taemin will have a solo concert before enlisting 33:00 Aespa molka situation 38:44...

Duration:01:54:26

It's HYBE!

4/16/2021
We're back! In this episode we discuss, GOT7's newfound independence, OnlyOneOf's "interesting" debut, and HYBE's potential future as mega conglomerate. Plus: Has there ever been a more appropriate title for Wendy's song than "Like Water?" Timestamp: What are we listening to? 4:11 Comebacks 15:40 Dobby is free 45:08 OnlyOneOf's comeback 55:17 performance is controversial because of "queer baiting" Chorong of Apink is also a 01:04:54 bully Victoria from F(x) has 01:10:17 completely left SME,...

Duration:02:28:58

Sugar Oppa

4/2/2021
Join Not Your Average Netizens for a new episode in which we discuss the optics of sugar daddy-ism in South Korea, The Jackson Wang Philosophy, and what exactly does "kiss the world" mean? We don't know, but it appears to involve cheap costumes from AliExpress. Timestamps: What we've been listening to 6:57 Comebacks 12:35 NTX’s Jiseong models in a dashiki 23:43 It’s not looking good for G(idle)’s Soojin 36:56 Oh My Girl’s Seunghee is harassed by (rapper?) Tank 46:04 Day6’s Jae under fire for...

Duration:01:46:52