Vanilla Unity

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Vanilla Unity
OriginSeoul, South Korea
GenresEmo Rock
Indie rock[1]
Years active2004 - present[1]
LabelsGom Entertainment
MembersLee Seungju
Kim Younghoon
Lee Jeonghak
Kim Minseon
Jo Seongjoon

Vanilla Unity (Hangul: 바닐라 유니티) is a South Korean rock band. Formed in 2004, the band consists of Lee Seungju on vocals, Kim Younghoon on guitar, Lee Jeonghak on guitar, Kim Minseon on bass guitar, and Jo Seongjoon on drum.

In 2004, the same year they formed, the band won third prize at the K-rock Championship and received a special award for best new band.[1] In 2005, they signed to the rock label Gom Entertainment.[2] In January 2006, they released their debut album, Love.[1]

Their song, "IF", is featured on the Music game DJMax Portable 3 and DJMax Technika 3 by the South Korean company, Pentavision. They also have a song called “Tomorrow” that was featured in the soundtrack of the kdrama Princess Hours (or Goong).

Members[edit]

Name Position
Romanized Hangul
Lee Sung Joo (Mr. Joo) 이승주 Vocals
Jimmy Jang 장지미 Guitarist
Damon Joe Guitarist
Nicholas Yohan Duvernay (Nick) Bassist
Kim Min Seong (Mind) 김민성 Drummer
Former Members
Lee Jeong Hak 이정학 Guitarist
Kim Young Hoon 김영훈 Guitarist
Kim Min Seon 김민선 Bassist
Jo Seong Joon 조성준 Drums

Events[edit]

  • Sapiens 4th Anniversary Concert [3]

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

  • Love - (2006)
  • Farewell & Tonight - (2007)
  • Commonplace - (2008)
  • We Are Rising - (2011)

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Coffee Break: Vanilla Unity". Allkpop. 2012-08-27. Retrieved 28 January 2013.
  2. ^ 록밴드 바닐라유니티, 3년 만에 3집 발표 (in Korean). Yonhap News. 2011-10-04. Retrieved 28 January 2013.
  3. ^ "Sapiens 4th Anniversary Concert". Facebook. Retrieved 8 March 2013.

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