Posts Tagged ‘anniversary’

Thank You For This Destiny: A Portrait of Girls’ Generation for Their 12th Anniversary
Posted by moonrise31 on August 5th, 2019

The concept of “fate” has been around for a long time; it weaves its way into our most treasured stories and answers the questions most of us could spend our entire lives trying to solve. We are constantly fascinated by it — this higher power that mere humans will always struggle to comprehend, but also […]

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‘Light Up the Sky’: For Girls’ Generation on Their 11th Anniversary
Posted by moonrise31 on August 5th, 2018

Eleven years is a long time. In an industry that’s always looking for the next big hit before the current one has even stepped onto the stage, few make it past the gauntlet of public scrutiny, and fewer are able to ride the favor of a nationwide audience for longer than it takes to be […]

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‘PROMISE’: For Girls’ Generation on Their 10th Anniversary
Posted by moonrise31 on August 5th, 2017

An acronym — and a song — that describes what Girls’ Generation is to SONE. PR.OM.I.SE PRoud. Fans, of course, have been saying it for days and weeks, months and years: “as expected”, “those are our girls”, “look how far they’ve come”. Because it’s all true — and then some. Today, we still recall some […]

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The Weekly Soshi News Wrap
Posted by moonrise31 on July 10th, 2017

Videos MBC Reveals Yoona’s Character Preview for “The King in Love” MBC has posted a brief character preview video for the roles of Yoona, Im Siwan, and Hong Jonghyun in “The King in Love” on its YouTube drama channel. The first episode of the show will air at 10 PM KST on July 17th. Endorsements […]

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Girls’ Generation Releases ‘Sailing (0805)’, Anniversary Message, and ‘Sailing (0805)’ Music Video
Posted by moonrise31 on August 5th, 2016

Update on August 5th, 2016: The “Sailing (0805)” music video has now been released through the SMTOWN YouTube channel. Original article posted on August 5th, 2016: Girls’ Generation has released a new track for their ninth anniversary. “Sailing (0805)”, or “That Summer” in Korean, was announced last week as the newest “STATION” single. The song […]

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Beyond the Stars Lies Forever: A Portrait of Girls’ Generation for Their 9th Anniversary
Posted by moonrise31 on August 5th, 2016

​ Before technology like satellites and GPS navigation, and especially before the compass application that now comes on most smartphones, ancient sailors used astrolabes to navigate the blackest of oceans. These instruments were incredibly complex, made of material heavy enough to resist sliding along a jerking ship deck, and constructed to show location based on […]

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