[News] BEAST will have their first overseas concert stage on 'The 8th Hollywood Bowl Music Festival'

6 Pretty boys idol group BEAST will have their first overseas concert stage since their debut on 'The 8th Hollywood Bowl Music Festival'.

On May 1st at 6:30PM, BEAST will be performing on Hollywood Bowl Music Festival. BEAST debuted last year with 'Bad Girl' as thei title song, and following their success with the fierce song 'Mystery' causing them to join the idol craze. Last month, the group released a new song 'SHOCK' and secured their spot on the lists of strongest idol groups.

2 days before the release of their new album 'Shock of the New Era' last month, their songs were leaked on Youtube and other sites. Even though it's only been 5 months since their debut, they showed no rookie like performances on TV programs. Leader Yoon Doo Joon joined the line up of MBC 'Sunday Night DanBi', meanwhile, Lee Ki Kwang joined the cast of 'High Kick Through The Roof', both participated in such activities to expand their popularity.

The group original name was 'B2ST' before debut, but the Entertainment company give an official notation right before their debut that the name has been changed to 'BEAST', although the cover of their first album still used 'B2ST'.

BEAST has been spreading new trend of music and new genre called 'ROCKTRONIC'. They also change their image from 'Pet-dol' to real 'beast'. Their new style of music manage to capture interest from teenage fans.

Their new title song 'SHOCK', just like 4minute's 'Muzik' and their previous songs 'Bad Girl' and 'Mystery', has been influenced by some European and Japanese music fans and staffs, including the acclaimed Shinsadong Tiger and Lee Sang Ho combination who once again help with the producing. Even some officials from UK's The Exchange studio were involved, giving a fresh and intense sound to their album.

The rising idol group 'BEAST' will give a passionate stage, with their ambition to leave a good impression to the Korean American fans.

[USA Korean Times] Kim Jin Ho reporter