This week we start our discussion based around a recently released article on the digital vs. offline strategies of SM and YG Entertainment, and end our discussion with Subi having posters of Yunho on her wall. Go figure.

  • SM vs. YG, offline vs. online (1:12) 
  • Accessibility and aspirations (5:45)
  • SM merchandising (14:34)
  • SM, YG, JYP strategies (25:23)
  • K-pop fan loyalty (33:35)
  • K-pop becoming mainstream -> a dirty little secret?? (38:30)


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Until next time…!


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