IZM (Korean이즘; RRIjeum) is a South Korean online magazine that publishes pop music reviews, articles, and interviews with artists.[1][2] It was founded in August 2001 by music critic Im Jin-mo and is edited by music critic Jang Jun-hwan.[3][4][5][6]

Type of site
Online magazine
Available inKorean
OwnerIm Jin-mo
Created byIm Jin-mo
EditorJang Jun-hwan
LaunchedAugust 30, 2001; 21 years ago (2001-08-30)
Current statusActive


  1. ^ Park Jin-hai (March 17, 2014). "More 'oldies' of K-pop to come back". The Korea Times. Retrieved June 29, 2016.
  2. ^ Chung Ah-young (January 22, 2008). "Album Reviews". The Korea Times. Retrieved June 29, 2016.
  3. ^ Kim Su-hyeon (September 12, 2006). "'IZM'의 5주년을 축하합니다" [Celebrating IZM's fifth anniversary]. The Hankyoreh (in Korean). Retrieved June 29, 2016.
  4. ^ Lee Hyun-woo (August 28, 2009). "임진모 음악웹진 `이즘` 8주년 기념 콘서트" [Im Jin-mo's music webzine IZM eighth anniversary concert]. Maeil Business Newspaper (in Korean). Retrieved June 30, 2016.
  5. ^ Suh Hye-rim (July 3, 2013). "Seo Taiji and Boys chosen as K-pop icons". The Korea Herald. Retrieved June 29, 2016.
  6. ^ Yang, Haley; Yoon So-yeon (June 21, 2022). "[CRITICALLY SPEAKING: K-POP] Critic Lim Jin-mo says BTS did great, but could do better". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved February 5, 2023.

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