Moranbong band

Moranbong style: North Korea's first girl band may be a sign of change

The Moranbong band seen performing at a concert to celebrate a successful rocket launch earlier this year. Screenshot from North Korean television

A year since their world debut, Moranbong has come to represent a change in leadership style heralded by young dictator Kim Jong-un, who has been ruling the country's 24 million people since his father's death 19 months ago.

Saturday, 6 July, 2013, 1:04pm 1 comment