Not a lot of western culture or influences manages to seep into North Korea, although something like stands a chance. The gayageum is a traditional Korean instrument with a unique sound. Luna–the woman in the video–has arranged Nirvana’s “Lithium” for the gayageum. (Via Holy Kaw)
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