One Summer Night 1st Night : All Night Date : 14 Aug (Fri) 20:00 / Place : Cheongpung Lakeside Stage
A special program commemorating the 5th anniversary of JIMFF. An all-night concert of the winners of JIMFF’s New Artist Discovery from the past JIMFFs, joined by popular musicians.
Achtung’s latest album has been honorably selected as the Best Debut Record by KOCCA(Korea Creative Content Agency). Their pop and rock sound mixes various genres, with the acoustic guitar as their main instrument.
GoGoStar has attracted fans with their disco-meets-rock music and breathtaking stage performances
Led by guitarist Kim Tae-won, Boohwal is one of the oldest and most-loved rock bands in Korea. They are well-known for their sentimentalism in lyrics and melodies.
Joa Band, the second winner of the New Artist Discovery in last year’s JIMFF, is an acoustic band whose music and lyrics are true to heart.
Han Hee-jung, the singer who acted in Dancing Zoo in the International Competition of this year’s JIMFF, will get the audience carried away by her minimalist sound and down-to-earth lyrics on the beautiful stage set on the lake.
Debuted in 1998, Oh! Brothers is a charming rock’n roll band distinguished by their straightforward lyrics and cheerful sound. They have also appeared in many films.
The second winner of 2007’s New Artist Discovery. Their powerful music is a unique mix of rock and Korean classical music.
The Theater no.8
Having won the Grand Prize at the New Artist Discovery in last year’s JIMFF, The Theater No. 8 is known for their 60’s-style rock’n roll music and their musical-style performances.
Comprised of 6 musicians, No. 1 Korean is an all-round brass band whose music mixes ska rhythm with reggae, ska punk, funk, and jazz.
A joint band of the popular electronic band W and female vocalist Whale, W & Whale has attracted Korean music fans with their ear-catching melodies and stylish performances. They have also participated in OST for a number of films and TV series.
Formerly known as Zoo, the band won the second prize at 2007’s New Artist Discovery and has been continuously giving live performances.