How can I listen to and watch the best show of radio and TV you ask? Find out how to consume all things SBS PopAsia here.
27 Aug 2013 - 1:51 PM  UPDATED 16 Jan 2017 - 3:29 PM

How can I listen to & watch SBS PopAsia? 

Oh hai PopAsians... If you’re as new to PopAsia as we are to seeing G-Dragon with a normal hair colour (you'll get that joke soon) and not sure how to hear us on radio or watch us on TV - behold - your ultimate guide is here!

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Hear us on SBS PopAsia Digital Radio

Listen in 24/7 on Digital Radio, by downloading our free mobile app, downloading (and finding us on) Radio App or by streaming live here on our website.

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SBS PopAsia Summer radio show information

Breakfast Requests every morning from 6am - 8:00am (AEDT)

Wake up to what you want to hear every morning on SBS PopAsia's breakfast requests. Anything you want to hear, we'll play! Just call 1300 700 POP or hit us up on Facebook or Twitter.

Pop Bingo Bonus Hours - 8am, 12pm, 5 pm and 9pm (AEST)

Every bingo song played so you can bingo and tick off your card 3 times a day!!! May the best bingo-er win! 

#Hashtag Hits - 6pm (AEST) weeknights

Hashtag Hits moves to a 1 hour turbo-charged request-fest. Hosted by Nat Tran, get ready for your daily dose of requests served with a dash of the latest showbiz goss! !

We Love Boybands! - 8pm (AEST) Monday 

It's true and you can expect nothing but the boy bands you love. It’s like your bedroom wall can sing!

The Prince Mak Hour - 8pm (AEST) Tuesday

Who’s new? Who’s hot and who’s making some noise? All the new groups are here in the Rookie Riot.

Beats & Bars: Korean Hip Hop - 11pm (AEST) Tuesday

Hip-Hop culture has always had a rich presence in South Korea since the early-90s when rappers and it's still thriving! For the hottest Hip-Hop and Urban tracks to the classics and old-school jams, join the movement with SBS PopAsia's resident specialist of urban beats, Dr. J!

J-pop Nation - 10pm (AEST) Tuesday and 11pm (AEST) Wednesday 

An hour of the best tunes that Japan has to offer, and the perfect cure to mid-week blues. Get ready for some head bangin' tunes as we play the biggest and baddest names in J-pop!

MyChonny - 8pm (AEST) Wednesday and Sunday

Iiiiiit's ChonDay! YouTuber/comedian/lazy man MyChonny and his mate DatJoeDoe catch up on K-pop and share some saucy tales... 

DatJoeDoe Show - 8pm (AEST) Thursday

Take a trip down memory lane as we play all those classic Asian pop hits that make you go "oh yeah, I remember that one!"

C-pop Central - 11pm (AEST) Thursday

For those itching for some C-pop at the end of the week, get ready for an hour of some of the best C-pop tunes on offer.

PopAsia Party - 7pm - 11pm (AEST) Friday and 6pm - 11pm (AEST) Saturday

Take cover because it's about to go off! Every Friday night should start with a bang and a PopAsia Party on your SBS PopAsia radio app! So round up your crew & get ready to get down!

SBS PopAsia's Top 30 Countdown - 10 am-12pm & 6pm-8 pm (AEST) Sunday

The SBS PopAsia party continues (after SBSPopAsia TV) at 10am with the top 30 songs in Asian pop. If you enjoy your Sunday snooze, make sure to tune into the repeat show at 6pm!

Sunday Night J-Pop - 10pm Sunday

An hour of the best tunes that Japan has to offer, and the perfect cure to end of weekend blues. Get ready for some head bangin' tunes as we play the biggest and baddest names in J-pop!

When it gets dark, the stars come out to play! 

All you fav celeb podcasts will air from 10pm on weeknights! Or you can catch the podcast from our home page! 

Every Monday from 10pm (AEST) - Eat your Kimchi radio

Simon & Martina are teleporting their craziness all the way from Seoul in South Korea -- and now, Japan -- the duo talk about everything from Hyorin trying to get noticed on the subway to the latest in K-pop airport fashion: the bigger the sunglasses the bigger the star? Catch up on the latest shows here.

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Subscribe on SoundCloud

You can also subscribe to Eat Your Kimchi on your favourite Android player. 


Every Wednesday from 10pm (AEST) - MyChonny on SBS PopAsia 

Get ready for some serious laughs as MyChonny takes over SBS PopAsia radio on Wednesdays from March 23rd! Join Chonny and his pals and they discuss (and make fun of) all the latest in K-pop, J-pop and more! Use the hashtag #MyChonnyOnSBSPopAsia to get in the conversation! 

Subscribe on iTunes

Subscribe on SoundCloud

You can also subscribe to My Chonny on your favourite Android player.  


Every Thursday from 10pm (AEST) - K-Pop Studio with Peter Hyun from One Way

Peter is not only a K-pop star himself but he has written and produced songs for some of the biggest names in the industry, including: Super Junior, G.Na, HyunA, SHINee, Red Velvet and more. Listen every Thursday as he takes you behind the scenes into the K-pop studio to explain how the magic really happens & what the idols are really like.

Head to Peter's profile for more information.  You can join the conversation during the show with - #SBSPopAsiaKpopStudio.  


What The Frak! 

Join Cosplayer Black Cat, Joey The Anime Man and Kitty Em who's just some random, as they embark on a quest to find the essence of geek.

From FPS to MMORPG, minatures to masked avengers, girls with tanks to gundam.

WTF! (What The Frak!) are taking you on an epic PuG run through every Geekverse there is.

Subscribe on iTunes

Subscribe on SoundCloud

You can also subscribe to What The Frak on your favourite Android player.  



SBS PopAsia - now available on the RadioApp!

RadioApp is operated by Commercial Radio Australia and features 250 stations from across the country. It makes listening to your favourite radio stations even easier, AND uses less mobile data. Listen with a swipe. Search for your favourite statiosns and pick your favourites list. "Your radio, wherever you are." Visit, or download the aoo from your app store.


SBS PopAsia - now available on the iHeartRadio app!

iHeartRadio gives you more of what you love with access to your favourite music and personalities through live radio, amazing experiences and channels created with a human touch, available on one simple platform, anywhere, anytime. Visit, or download the app from your app store:


Watch us on SBS PopAsia TV Sunday @ 9am on SBS 2. 

Watch SBS PopAsia TV every Sunday from 9am to 10 am to see your tweets and facebook posts appear on the screen!

Each show is full of the hottest new Asian pop music videos & Aussie premieres galore! We also feature exclusive as interviews with all of your favourite artists by Andy Trieu

If you miss one of the TV shows – never fear again! The past weekend’s episodes are hosted here on our website or on SBS On Demand for 7 days after they air on TV.


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You can even find us on QANTAS...
SBS PopAsia is now playing on Qantas!
Listen to your favourite Asian pop songs as you fly! Asian pop has landed on Qantas.