Formed in Seoul, South Korea in 2014, Pakk play a powerful and noisy concoction of post-rock, psychedelic sounds and heavy rock, and are fronted by Dae-inn Kim, formerly of the well known post-hardcore band Apollo 18, which has performed in Taiwan before at Beastie Rock. They produced their their first full-length album, Salpuri, in August 2017. It made several of Korea’s “Best of 2017” lists and received a nomination the 2018 Korean Music Awards for Best Metal and Hardcore Album. Pakk have wowed audiences with fierce live performances in clubs and at festivals throughout South Korea. Ready to take on the world, in 2019 they’ll start touring internationally.
“It’s loud. It’s noisy. It’s melodic. It has everything that characterizes a masterpiece from one of Kim Daeinn’s bands. There are all of the psychedelic twists and turns. There’s that intense drive. And then there’s the special blend of all that that sets Pakk apart.” – Indieful ROK
“Kim Dae-inn, the musician who created PAKK, was also the main member of indie pop/shoegaze project Jellyfish Boy (해파리소년) and hard rock band Apollo 18. His music has become heavier and heavier, and PAKK is the fiercest project ever.” – Beehype
“… a hard rock trio whose energy, power and music will grab your attention from the first song you hear.” – ATK Magazine
“No one can deny the absolute power of rock trio Pakk … these guys have found a way to fill even the biggest venues with more sound than they can possibly contain.” – Rock ‘N Seoul