Jump to content




Photo

{TRANS} SHINee's interview with L'Officiel Hommes Korea, March 2013


  • Please log in to reply
26 replies to this topic

#1 kimchi hana

kimchi hana

    Ƹ̵̡Ӝ̵̨̄Ʒ

  • Admin
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 6421 posts

Posted 21 February 2013 - 08:44 AM

Posted Image


ONEW
What is the message you’re trying to send with this album?
“It's definitely SHINee!”

What do you see when you look back at your debut until now?
A lot of things have happened. I stood on stage and performed as SHINee while traveling to the UK, US, Japan, and various countries around the world. I was able to meet fans overseas. I collected these experiences and I was able to enjoy performing more.

How has your personally changed?
I’m not sure. Since I’ve experienced a lot, I’ve developed some know-hows or knacks. And I have a lot more thoughts and my views have widened.

Your musicals were successful.
While working on <Brothers Were Brave> and <Rock of Ages>, I felt that this area is very charming. If I get the chance, it’s something I want to keep doing in the future.

SHINee is an extremely stylish team. I’m curious as to how you dress normally.
Excluding outfits for official events or stages, I'm the type to go with comfortable styles.

What do you want to tell yourself this year?
Let’s be healthy.


JONGHYUN
You’re doing the photoshoot a month before your comeback.
What is the status of your album preparations?
It’s finished. It's going out now!

How would you make people anticipate it more?
You’ll be able to see a new SHINee that you couldn’t see in the past.

This is your third full album. Is there something different than before?
It’s similar in that we tried something new. We’re trying to show a variety and transformation of images. That’s how we work on music and find out more about our musical identity.

Are you satisfied with yourself?
I still lack a lot as as an artist. But in life, I want to give myself at least 60 points (laugh).

Tell us about your daily life, whether it be what music you listen to or what kind of styles you like.
I like emotional R&B music so I listen to them often. And rather than wearing clothes that are too comfortable, I prefer suits.

Your future plans.
I want to try being a producer, composer, or vocal director.


KEY
It’s been 6 years since your debut. What sort of time was it for five guys who spent it together?
We all started to talk a lot more. We voice our opinions about our work and music. Those opinions flourished and we were able to nicely establish SHINee’s identity. And I think we've become much stronger mentally.

What are you plans for 2013?
Since our 3rd full album is coming out, we plan on promoting actively. When we promoted “Sherlock” last year, we know many people were disappointed that the promotional time was short. We want to have more opportunities to meet our Korean fans this year. It’d be nice if they look forward to our new album.

I’m curious about the concept for this album.
We were storytelling with a feeling of being inside an imagination or fairytale.

Which music are you attracted to that’s different than SHINee’s music direction?
Under hip-hop.

SHINee always hot topic through sensational styling. I think yours is especially good.
I have a lot of interest in fashion. But there’s no style that I particularly prefer or stick to. Instead, I try to wear clothes of a different style every day. No matter what clothes I wear, the most important thing in the end is personality.

I think you’ll fit in well if you work in something fashion related.
If I get the chance... I also want to try MCing, being a radio DJ, and more.

What number would you express your satisfaction with as an artist, as yourself, and your life?
It’s 23 points and 23%. It’s the same number as my age.


MINHO
It’s been a long time. How have you been?
I was active as an actor through <For You In Full Blossom> last year. It was a good experience and I felt a lot of things. If I’m given an opportunity, I would like to try acting again. Anyway, I’m highly satisfied with my personal life. Every day is enjoyable and exciting.

Quite a lot of time has passed since you debuted and you’ve mainly done music promotions.
Thanks to that, I was able to try all kinds of music. I wanted to show various types of music while adding SHINee’s color in them.

How would you rate yourself as an artist?
Compared to the early days of my debut, I feel a lot more relaxed when I do broadcasts. I still think I’m incredibly lacking to even give myself a score.

How do you feel with your comeback ahead?
With my variety of experiences as a foundation, I want to show the fans an awesome performance. We'll want to display SHINee's diverse charms that seems like five but is actually one.

Tell us about your new album.
We tried out something that nobody has tried. And of course we worked hard to add in SHINee’s color. When you listen to the music, you’ll feel, “Definitely SHINee.”

A word to yourself for 2013.
Let’s grow!


TAEMIN
I remember how you looked when you debuted but now you’re an adult.
You've matured by working in society...
You can say that. I guess that’s why I pushed myself harder.

An example?
I’m the type to be strict and cold to myself. I’ve thought harshly about what I lack compared to other people.

SHINee is well known as SHINee. There are other members who tried musicals, dramas, etc.
Did you pass up those opportunities because you’re the maknae or did you have no intentions?
I don’t have really have plans aside from music. But I want to gradually try different things out, so I've been thinking about all sorts of things

What music do you personally like?
I listen to American indie band Fun’s songs often. I enjoy pop music such as Bruno Mars and more.

What style do you usually like?
Comfortable clothes to move in.


Source: L'Officiel Hommes Korea
Translated by: kimchi hana @ shineee.net


Related Threads
{MAG} SHINee - L'Officiel Hommes Korea March Issue



#2 Bearinkaisha

Bearinkaisha

    Taemin

  • Shawol
  • PipPipPipPip
  • 249 posts

Posted 21 February 2013 - 08:57 AM

Taemin listen to Fun often? Now that's new! I didn't know that. AND THAT'S COOL. Didn't Fun won a grammy award for best new artist or sth? Ke ke ke. But let's grow! XD

Posted Image

Posted Image

b-set made by ihottaru and blinkie made by halysia | twitter


#3 phantomous

phantomous

    Taemin

  • Shawol
  • PipPipPipPip
  • 200 posts

Posted 21 February 2013 - 08:58 AM

lol Jonghyun I'll give you five extra points and raise it to a sixty five.

#4 shineda

shineda

    Newbie

  • Shawol
  • Pip
  • 45 posts

Posted 21 February 2013 - 09:52 AM

it's definitely SHINee! :) d 1st time i listen to their new song,Dream Girl..d thought just pop in my mind like.."this is SHINee..this is their music style..it's their dream.."
Dream Girl daebak!! ;) :wub:

#5 Michele Elder

Michele Elder

    Newbie

  • Shawol
  • Pip
  • 77 posts

Posted 21 February 2013 - 10:55 AM

Every time Minho says something self-deprecating, it just makes me love and respect him even more, as if that were possible.

#6 minanie.

minanie.

    Ultimate☆Flame ㅍ_ㅍ

  • Donor
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1857 posts

Posted 21 February 2013 - 12:45 PM

lol while Taemin is listening to Fun, I am listening to SHINee. XD
I loved this interview. Sweet SHINee bbs <3
keke~ Jong's really into this suit phase. Well.. it "suits" him. harharhar
I love this: "No matter what clothes I wear, the most important thing in the end is personality." But I wish he'd give himself more than 23%. :(
keke~ Minho, after you just claimed that TTBY was so taxing for you, you say this? "If I’m given an opportunity, I would like to try acting again. Anyway, I’m highly satisfied with my personal life. Every day is enjoyable and exciting." <-- I am so happy though for the last part. ^_^
This: "I wanted to show various types of music while adding SHINee’s color in them... Compared to the early days of my debut, I feel a lot more relaxed when I do broadcasts. I still think I’m incredibly lacking to even give myself a score." <-- bb. I give you a gazzillion points!!!!!!!! lol
"We'll want to display SHINee's diverse charms that seems like five but is actually one... We tried out something that nobody has tried. And of course we worked hard to add in SHINee’s color. When you listen to the music, you’ll feel, “Definitely SHINee.”"
I hope they are getting rest though... so busy. ^^

lani_zpsa51c1216.gif

a9d7faea-12c7-404e-a1eb-5d80a55c89df_zps

Shiny_A_plus @ asianfanfics


#7 dragorsi

dragorsi

    2♥

  • Uploader
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 666 posts

Posted 21 February 2013 - 12:59 PM

Thank you so much for translating! It's always the best to hear their opinions from themselves :)

♥♥♥이진기♥♥♥
오늘도, 내일도.. 끝까지.

On hiatus.


#8 TheFayery05

TheFayery05

    Taemin

  • Shawol
  • PipPipPipPip
  • 250 posts

Posted 21 February 2013 - 01:00 PM

Onew: I’ve developed some know-hows or knacks
Are you talking about your uncanny ability to fall or trip on flat surfaces? That was the first thought that came to my mind while reading. xD


Key: It’s 23 points and 23%. It’s the same number as my age.
I wonder when you'll reach 100. xD


Minho: Anyway, I’m highly satisfied with my personal life.
Why did 2min come to my mind? My thoughts...

DEFINITELY SHINee! ♥

#9 Charitysweethart

Charitysweethart

    Mrs.Choi 4ever

  • Donor
  • PipPipPipPip
  • 469 posts

Posted 21 February 2013 - 02:50 PM

Yeah me and Taemin both like Bruno Mars. SHINee wants to be seen as one, thats very unique, usually artists want to be seen as individuals.

Charity<3 <3 MVPFlamingLocketBlingingMint "Too cute to watch, too wild to touch" -Key
1iy911.jpg2nmxxw.jpg


#10 TaeminsMushroomHair

TaeminsMushroomHair

    Member

  • Shawol
  • PipPipPip
  • 101 posts

Posted 21 February 2013 - 02:55 PM

ERMAHGERD TAEMIN I LOVE YOU EVEN MORE SINCE YOU SAID YOU LOVE FUN <33
fun. is one of the coolest bands ever geez Taemin why are u so freakin amazing?

Besides that I really do feel bad when they say they feel that they're lacking, like seriously they're one of the best kpop groups in the world and definitly don't lack in my eyes or any of the shawols eyes I can say!
So SHINee be more confident in yourselves^^
Posted Image

#11 Ayane

Ayane

    Taemin

  • Shawol
  • PipPipPipPip
  • 362 posts

Posted 21 February 2013 - 03:20 PM

Your musicals were successful.
While working on <Brothers Were Brave> and <Rock of Ages>, I felt that this area is very charming. If I get the chance, it’s something I want to keep doing in the future.


Yes please. I want to see him in a musicla again ;u;

#12 menchie

menchie

    ♥ Bunnie ♥

  • Moderator
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 5762 posts

Posted 21 February 2013 - 04:53 PM

Is it just me or does Taemin's interviews seem short most of the time? xD
His is so short compared to the others!

Yes, I would like to see Onew in more musicals please. ;w;

23 points and 23%, same as your age, Key? Does that when you reach 100, you'll be....xD

aafmLZo.png

♥ bset made by me ♥


#13 ardeeen

ardeeen

    Newbie

  • Member
  • Pip
  • 14 posts

Posted 21 February 2013 - 04:55 PM

this interview's really worth to read <3 i always love the moment they share their thought openly like this. thank u so much for translating and sharing.

#14 nitaRnita

nitaRnita

    ♥ SHINee's Noona ♥

  • Donor
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 570 posts

Posted 22 February 2013 - 12:00 AM

This magazine is AWESOME~~~
Even though the interview is really slight but it paid off by the smexy pictures on it :lol: :lol:

SHINee always said that they are excited about this comeback....well guess what boys?? Shawol is also excited about it :<3: :<3:

Thanks for translating and sharing Hananim ^^

Posted Image

Posted Image

banner by ©ihottaru & blinkies by ©captivated


#15 Geliiibean

Geliiibean

    nutreeshes

  • Moderator
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1277 posts

Posted 22 February 2013 - 01:46 AM

TAEMIN
I remember how you looked when you debuted but now you’re an adult.
You've matured by working in society...
You can say that. I guess that’s why I pushed myself harder.

An example?
I’m the type to be strict and cold to myself. I’ve thought harshly about what I lack compared to other people.


Is this the reason why he's been off lately? Well, I'm glad he is smiling again :)
Minho, I'll rate for you. 100%! :D

#16 Nokkie63

Nokkie63

    Baby Jinki

  • Donor
  • Pip
  • 79 posts

Posted 22 February 2013 - 01:53 AM

Ummh..I luv this black & white photo very much. It shows that our SHINee boys have grown up to be handsome men!!
Do you agree with me that their collar bone look very sexy!!! This make me want to buy this magazine. :P :wub: :<3:
Thank you for your translation

#17 pockyholic

pockyholic

    Taemin

  • Shawol
  • PipPipPipPip
  • 221 posts

Posted 22 February 2013 - 07:40 AM

Taemin likes Fun and Bruno Mars? :o <--- This is another reason to add to my list of reasons why Taemin's my bias ^^. He has excellent taste in music. Thanks for the translations?

#18 Cyfyndyfy

Cyfyndyfy

    (〜 ̄▽ ̄)〜

  • Donor
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 965 posts

Posted 22 February 2013 - 07:43 AM

MinTaeKey deserve a lot more credit than they give themselves. Always so hard on themselves...

"I can't hide who I am. I can't say things I don't mean, say that I like things I hate or hate things I like. And more than anything, I can't lie to myself."

Posted Image

Credits to mejiaas


#19 Pei.SHAWOL

Pei.SHAWOL

    SHINee World

  • Ultra Shawol
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 3507 posts

Posted 22 February 2013 - 08:11 AM

/weep/ SHINee is just so honest and everything they said really make a difference in my life ;A;
This is just so..SHINee /dead/ ;A;
SHINee really made me more mature in my thinking and everything xD

"우리가 간다 울트라 샤이니 변신!"
3a9Blmj.pngdHbCE2j_zpsdb8b772b.png
Banner made by © c_taemin  and Melody

Twitter


#20 rennachu

rennachu

    Member

  • Shawol
  • PipPipPip
  • 126 posts

Posted 22 February 2013 - 02:19 PM

it's definitely SHINee! :) d 1st time i listen to their new song,Dream Girl..d thought just pop in my mind like.."this is SHINee..this is their music style..it's their dream.."

What I was thinking too!

Key listening to music under hip-hop? Big Bang popped right out of my head. XD
I also imagined his evil laugh after that interviewer's comment of SHINee always hot topic through sensational styling. I think yours is especially good. HAHA.
Shinee- always humble. :)

Yes, Let's GROW!

I'll reach you. Someday. One day. cr: baekeyselu for icon.

"I think everybody in this world should be loved." - Taemin


#21 SHINeeWORLD+SHAWOL

SHINeeWORLD+SHAWOL

    Taemin

  • Shawol
  • PipPipPipPip
  • 279 posts

Posted 23 February 2013 - 12:18 AM

Minho oppa, u want to grow more?! that should be the things Jonghyun oppa should be wishing for

#22 kokonew

kokonew

    Minho

  • Super Shawol
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 791 posts

Posted 23 February 2013 - 12:56 AM

it sound like they will promote their new album for longer time in Korea., they definitely get good reactions from Kshawol., and I like Onew's message 'it's definitely SHINee'., :D

#23 nadezha

nadezha

    Newbie

  • Shawol
  • Pip
  • 31 posts

Posted 23 February 2013 - 09:25 AM

Your musicals were successful.
"it’s something I want to keep doing in the future."


I hope that too Onew ㅠㅠㅠㅠㅠㅠ


Key did well as DJ in sukira , i hope he can have more opportunities soon \3

#24 hwaitingjinki

hwaitingjinki

    Newbie

  • Member
  • Pip
  • 9 posts

Posted 23 February 2013 - 09:27 AM

Thank you for translating and sharing this,
I just love how SHINee appeared so many times in magazines these days and shared their thoughts with us

#25 rainbowice

rainbowice

    Newbie

  • Member
  • Pip
  • 2 posts

Posted 23 February 2013 - 11:24 PM

They are much more open in their magazine interviews this promotion round. Perhaps they are growing more in the music industry and have more say now. I really appreciate reading their thoughts. SHINee is very down-to-earth and humble and it surely shows~





Toggle shoutbox Shoutbox Open the Shoutbox in a popup

Forum Rules ▲ Shoutbox Rules ▲ Guides & Tutorials

Buy a raffle ticket for your chance to win a rare SHINee Maypole 2011 shirt!

Melle :D : (25 October 2014 - 04:30 AM) goodbye! goodnight jakstar eonnie... see you at pm :)
Melle :D : (25 October 2014 - 04:22 AM) hi!
jakstar : (25 October 2014 - 04:21 AM) brb.
jakstar : (25 October 2014 - 04:20 AM) melle!
Melle :D : (25 October 2014 - 04:20 AM) Hello
jakstar : (25 October 2014 - 04:14 AM) Hi!
ananya nayak : (25 October 2014 - 04:11 AM) HOLA :D
jakstar : (25 October 2014 - 04:11 AM) yey!
Melle :D : (25 October 2014 - 01:44 AM) Hello shawols from different parts of the world!!! How are ya all doing???
Melle :D : (25 October 2014 - 01:13 AM) yoyoyo!! wassup
♥SHINe : (24 October 2014 - 11:47 PM) woaaahhh! triple celebration ♥ baby Yoogeun's birthday, SHINee's 6th year and 5th monthsary & SHINee's 3rd year with Etude House :wub:
♥SHINe : (24 October 2014 - 11:42 PM) today is also the third year of Etude House SHINee :wub: Let Your Pink Out!~ ♥
araryna : (24 October 2014 - 09:56 PM) Annyeong~
MintyBerry : (24 October 2014 - 07:25 PM) :ninja:
Marie25 : (24 October 2014 - 12:46 PM) Hello everyone. Its good to be apart of this fandom ^^
 
So I just wanted to say that Taemin is my UB and Jonghyun is my second, so you may see me in between those forums a lot.
 
And I'll be in the others too :)
 
But yeah...I really love SHINee and I'm glad they have so many fans around the world.
 
Oh and I'm Marie as you can see in my username. Nice to meet everyone!
cocommedes : (24 October 2014 - 08:34 AM) ***Happy Birthday baby Yoogeun!! <3
cocommedes : (24 October 2014 - 08:33 AM) Happy Birthday baby3
Hanalock : (24 October 2014 - 07:41 AM) no one is here~
Hanalock : (24 October 2014 - 07:33 AM) echo~o~o~o~o~
Hanalock : (24 October 2014 - 07:33 AM) pokes
klimysun : (24 October 2014 - 07:08 AM) @KLaVonneC yep... same here.
klimysun : (24 October 2014 - 07:08 AM) I had a wierd dream with Onew. I watched a yt vid of him rapping. He was quite good :D I thought it wasn't a dream, but I checked my history and I wasn't watching anything like that. He was gesturing quite passionately standing up in a radio show, was wearing a dark blue hoodie and had ligh brown hair.
Melle :D : (23 October 2014 - 11:35 PM) hello!!!
KLaVonneC : (23 October 2014 - 09:24 PM) Is anyone else having trouble searching the forums? I keep getting the "try refreshing the page" message in red...
rosie.orleans : (23 October 2014 - 02:28 PM) Hi again guys :) I posted a voting link for SHINee in MAMA2014 yesterday :) For Best Male Group..If you havent seen the link, just scroll down a bit and its there... :) I didnt know Taemin was nominated too...LOL Please vote for Taeminnie too :) GUYSSSS!!! VOTE for Taemin!!!!! MAMA2014 Best Male Artist http://kpopstreamonl...tml#2227613VOTE FOR SHINee too!!! Best Male Grouphttp://kpopstreamonline.blogspot.co.uk/2014/10/poll-mnet-asian-music-awards-best-male_21.html#2227818
nilufar : (23 October 2014 - 09:02 AM) Hi is anybody here ? ��
cocommedes : (23 October 2014 - 07:50 AM) MICHA???
Melle :D : (23 October 2014 - 12:31 AM) :(
Jappy : (22 October 2014 - 08:46 PM) OT5 is life and all these SM issues are bothering me.
Jappy : (22 October 2014 - 08:46 PM) Hi :<3:
Melle :D : (22 October 2014 - 07:36 PM) hello
ShiningMiCha : (22 October 2014 - 05:08 PM) Hellooooooooo?
Melle :D : (22 October 2014 - 02:46 PM) Melle is back~ Melle is back, back back,back~~~
ananya nayak : (22 October 2014 - 08:36 AM) Hiii :)
cocommedes : (22 October 2014 - 08:32 AM) helllooooo helllo :))
rosie.orleans : (22 October 2014 - 06:03 AM) Heyyyy guys :) just wanted to put out a reminder for us to keep voting for SHINee :) http://kpopstreamonl...ml?m=1#2227818/ SHAWOLS Hwaiting!!
shineemilie : (21 October 2014 - 10:39 PM) I seriously need to spend more time in this chat box... Talking to fellow Shawols is so much fun!
ChoiMaine : (21 October 2014 - 09:52 PM) Yesssssss :3
Ms. Shekinah : (21 October 2014 - 09:51 PM) Do you still remember me?
Ms. Shekinah : (21 October 2014 - 09:51 PM) Ohh Maineeee! I'll read t later :)
ChoiMaine : (21 October 2014 - 09:50 PM) Read my story please? :3
Ms. Shekinah : (21 October 2014 - 09:46 PM) heyaaa
ChoiMaine : (21 October 2014 - 09:36 PM) Aaaaaay
Jappy : (21 October 2014 - 09:16 PM) Hello :3
jenmonster : (21 October 2014 - 08:49 PM) hi shawols!
ferniflame : (21 October 2014 - 06:22 AM) Night....
ChoiMaine : (21 October 2014 - 03:00 AM) Please read my new fic "first snow"! Your support will be greatly accepted and if you could read the future chapters, that'll be awesome!
KimJamong : (21 October 2014 - 12:51 AM) Hi~ :) do you have any link for the songs of I'm your Boy album?? :) Thanks!
Melle :D : (20 October 2014 - 11:24 PM) *hello
Melle :D : (20 October 2014 - 11:24 PM) helol