The heart of Korea

Tune in to Radio 4EB for a vibrant cultural journey through the captivating rhythms and melodies of Korea with our Korean Music program. Immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of Korean musical traditions, where every note tells a story and every beat reflects centuries of history and innovation. Our carefully curated playlist spans the entire spectrum of Korean music, offering a seamless blend of traditional folk tunes that echo the soul of the Korean countryside and the electrifying beats of contemporary K-pop hits that have taken the world by storm.

Discover the enchanting sounds of traditional instruments like the gayageum and the haegeum, whose melodious strains evoke the essence of Korea’s cultural heritage. Contrast this with the high-energy performances of K-pop idols whose music videos and choreography captivate global audiences. Each week, we delve into different genres and eras, ensuring that there’s something for everyone—from soulful ballads and upbeat dance tracks to innovative fusion genres that blend Eastern and Western influences.

Join us as we explore the diverse soundscape of Korea, showcasing the talents of renowned artists such as BTS, BLACKPINK, and EXO, as well as shining a spotlight on emerging stars who are making waves in the music industry. Through exclusive interviews, we provide behind-the-scenes glimpses into the lives and creative processes of these artists, offering listeners a deeper understanding of what makes Korean music so unique and compelling.

In addition to the music, our program also provides valuable insights into Korea’s dynamic music scene and cultural heritage. Learn about the historical context of traditional songs, the evolution of musical styles, and the cultural significance of music in Korean society. We also keep you updated on the latest trends and news in the K-pop world, ensuring you’re always in the loop.

Whether you’re a dedicated fan who knows every lyric or someone simply curious to discover something new, Radio 4EB’s Korean Music program promises an unforgettable auditory experience. Our show is designed to celebrate the beauty and diversity of Korean music, transporting you straight to the heart of Korea with every broadcast. So, tune in and let the music of Korea sweep you off your feet, taking you on a journey through its rich cultural landscape.