Features

Commentary Now

Monthly industry analysis and rants. Usually this is where I spill some real tea.

Gayo Music Festival

The annual October festival dubbed as Cannes of K-Pop.

Golden Tunes Awards

A yearly award show dubbed as the Golden Globes of K-Pop, in November determined by the media (KBS, MBC, SBS, JTBC, Billboard, Soompi and more).

Methodology

See how deforestedmusic rates, analyzes and critiques records.

Music Critics’ Circle Awards

Hailed the Critics’ Choice of K-Pop, an award show judged and determined by 100% music critics.

National Insider Awards

The amalgamation of the views of the media, critics, and most importantly peers and insiders. This is the GRAMMYs of K-Pop.

What’s New

Yearly major updates to improve the readers experience