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Crying Nut

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Hailed as the pioneers of Korea’s punk rock scene, Crying Nut is a fast and furious fivesome who have slamdanced 15 minutes into 15+ years of fame. Renowned for their rambunctious live shows, the raucous group have kicked and screamed their way out of Seoul’s underground mosh pits and onto the main stages of Asia’s top music festivals. Ever since their bold 1998 debut sold a smashing 100,000+ copies, Crying Nut have unabashedly party crashed the K-Pop charts with 7 critically acclaimed albums that not only bagged them a bevy of industry awards and nominations but also bestowed upon them the distinction of being the best-selling Korean indie band of all-time.

/ REVIEWS /

"A high-voltage taste of Korean punk royalty.”
- MTV Iggy : Seoulsonic 2K12 @ Pianos NYC

/ AWARDS & HONORS /

2010 100beat.com Top 100 Korean Albums of the Decade (#54 ‘Poor Hand Love Song’)
2007 Korean Music Awards (Musician of the Year - Nominee)
2007 Korean Music Awards (Best Rock Album of the Year - Nominee)
2007 Korean Music Awards (Best Rock Song of the Year - Nominee)
2001 MNET Music Video Festival (Indie Artist of the Year)
2000 MTV Asia Music Awards (Korean Artist of the Year - Nominee)
2000 MNET Music Video Festival (Indie Music Video of the Year)
1999 KMTV Korean Music Awards (Indie Artist of the Year)
1999 MNET Music Video Festival (Indie Music Video of the Year)
1998 MNET Music Video Festival (Indie Music Video of the Year)

/ INTERNATIONAL FESTIVALS /

2014 SXSW South By Southwest (USA)
2013 Fukuoka Sunset Live (Japan)
2013 Busan International Rock Festival (Korea)
2013 Jisan World Rock Festival (Korea)
2012 SXSW South By Southwest (USA)
2011 Music Matters Live (Singapore)
2010 Okinawa International Asia Music Festival (Japan)
2010 Grand Mint Festival (Korea)
2010 Pentaport Rock Festival (Korea)
2010 Pusan International Rock Festival (Korea)
2009 Fuji Rock Festival (Japan)
2009 Jisan Valley Rock Festival (Korea)
2008 Grand Mint Festival (Korea)
2008 Pentaport Rock Festival (Korea)
2008 Singapore Mosaic Music Festival (Singapore)
2007 Pentaport Rock Festival (Korea)
2007 Pusan International Rock Festival (Korea)
2005 Pusan International Rock Festival (Korea)
2005 Trästock Festival (Sweden)
2001 Pusan International Rock Festival (Korea)
2000 Fuji Rock Festival (Japan)
2000 Pusan International Rock Festival (Korea)

/ MEMBERS /

PARK YoonSik - Vocal/Guitar
LEE SangMyun - Guitar
HAHN KyungRock - Vocal/Bass
LEE SangHyuk - Drums
LEE InSoo - Accordion/Keyboard

/ DISCOGRAPHY /

2013 Flaming Nuts
2011 Naughty Boy (Joint Album with Galaxy Express)
2009 Uncomfortable Party
2007 Hello, Whale (Digital Single)
2007 Isn’t That Good? (Digital Single)
2007 Vodka Seoul Driving (Digital Single)
2006 Milk Cattle at the OK Corral
2003 Crying Nut Best : Wild Wild Live (Live Album)
2002 Secondhand Radio
2001 Poor Hand Love Song
1999 Circus Magic Clowns
1998 Speed Up Losers

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