The Attic Playlist – 28 July 2015, Issue 14: 비 오는 날 (Rainy Day)


Click to view previous issues: Issue 01: 시작 (The Beginning), Issue 02: 별이 빛나는 밤 (Starry Night),Issue 03: 연인 (Lovers), Issue 04: 건배 (Cheers!), Issue 05: 시간 여행 (Time Travel), Issue 06: 위로 (Consolation), Issue 07: 주말 휴가 (Weekend Getaway), Issue 08: 저녁 공기 (Evening Air), Issue 09: 모닝콜 (Wake-Up Call), Issue 10: 생일 축하해! (Happy Birthday!), Issue 11: 서울 (Seoul), Issue 12: 바다 (The Sea), Issue 13: 청취자의 선택 (Listener’s Choice)

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Hello, 안녕하세요, I’m back with issue 14 of ‘The Attic Playlist’! My name is Jiwon, and ‘The Attic Playlist’ is a series I have designed to introduce songs by musicians who are less popular to foreign listeners yet definitely worthy of recognition. In each issue, I will introduce five songs by different musicians. For every song, I will provide the full lyrics in Korean. Then, I will pick out a few lines from the lyrics that capture the mood of the song and provide a translation of them, so non-Korean speakers can also enjoy the meaning of them.

‘The Attic Playlist’ will be published once every two weeks.

This week’s theme

비 오는 날

This time of the year in Korea is rainy season. Excessive amount of rain on days I have to be outside the whole day is not exactly pleasant, but usually I like walking in the rain or listening to raindrops hitting against the windowpane and dripping down on the streets.

This week’s playlist


1. 윤도현(Yoon Do-Hyun) – 빗소리(Sound of Rain) (Feat. 옥상달빛(Rooftop Moonlight))

가사 빗소리

가사 빗소리 1

2. 정인(Jung-In) – 장마(Rainy Season)

가사 장마

가사 장마 1

3. 어쿠스틱 콜라보(Acoustic Collabo[ration]) – 빗속에서(In the Rain)

가사 빗속에서

가사 빗속에서 1

4. 에픽하이(Epik High) – 우산(Umbrella) (Feat. 윤하(Younha))

가사 우산

가사 우산 1

5. 타루(Taru) – Rainy

가사 Rainy

가사 Rainy 1

I hope you have enjoyed the playlist, and feel free to comment below if you have any questions or concerns about my translation. I would also appreciate words of encouragement! All the Korean lyrics are from Naver Music, and all the videos are from Youtube.


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