You would think it might be difficult to find K-pop in the Bay Area considering it has to make it all the way overseas. That may have been the case just a half a decade ago, but nowadays you can find K-pop music and merchandise all over America and especially the Bay Area!
Here are some of the best places to fulfill your K-pop needs:
America’s First 24-Hour KPOP TV Station
Listen to all your favorite K-pop hits and more on the San Francisco Bay Area’s local radio and TV hotspot! Check out our full review here.
A radio station that normally plays Bollywood music in the bay area.
Tune in every Sunday from 6pm to 9pm to hear a fun K-pop segment with changing themes.
This YouTube channel posts a new video everyday and is great for beginners to K-pop.
You will find weekly and monthly charts of the current best K-pop music to keep you up to date–great if you do not know where to start looking! You will also find fun trivia and a community of great people who all love K-pop!
A Japanese bookstore located in San Francisco, CA.
Do not be fooled–this bookstore has a nice selection of K-pop albums and merchandise to appease your inner K-pop fan.
A Korean karaoke bar located in San Francisco, CA.
Come with your friends and rent a room to sing karaoke in all night long! Choose from your favorite K-pop hits or discover a new favorite while you snack on delicious Korean dishes! Check out our full review here.
Want to learn more? Check out our page all about the basics of K-pop for beginners here.
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