Songs I Missed #12: Dreamcatcher, DAY6, Teen Top, and more!

Songs I Missed 12

Good afternoon, my fellow Kpoppers.

It’s a Saturday afternoon, and I thought I would take the time to write some posts about the past few weeks’ releases. This is gonna be a long list because a lot of big names have come out with some new songs, and for once I’m keeping up with Kpop really well. However, I’ll have to split things into two different Songs I Missed lists because I don’t want to overload one post with, like, 30 videos. So here’s 15 of the songs I’ve missed!

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Dream Catcher Break the Mold of Girl Group Debuts in “Chase Me.”

 

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If you’ve read my blog for any length of time, you could infer that I have a special place in my heart for girl groups. Maybe it’s because girl groups come under more scrutiny based on their concepts or how they present themselves, since there is a very narrow line the girls can tread.

However, girl group debuts can get tiring after a while. Most of the time, debuts tend to play it safe, especially if one is coming from a small company. Big names like SM Entertainment and YG Entertainment can get away with putting out a group with a unique concept and still get a following. As a result, we get a lot of generic, even mediocre bullshit for debuts in smaller companies. Hell, there are rookie girl groups that go between many different concepts until they find one that works and run with it.

So, when I saw a bunch of the promotion material and teasers for Dream Catcher’s debut, I got pretty freaking excited. Under Happy Face Entertainment, home of Dal Shabet, the promise of a horror/paranormal concept at the center of the group was enticing, and it’s a wonder none of the big companies tried to do it sooner.

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