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Why are so many Korean karaoke joints going silent?

Why are so many Korean karaoke joints going silent?

PRI - Jason Strother

Noraebang have been a staple of entertainment in South Korea since 1991 when karaoke machines arrived from Japan. But now, the popularity of this cherished institution appears to be quieting down. In South Korea, nights out with friends, classmates or co-workers often conclude with hours of karaoke. …

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