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Album Review | Lunarin: The Midas Sessions

Sometimes, the best-laid plans go to waste. While other times, it is the unplanned that creates the most poignant magic. We’d like to think Lunarin’s latest acoustic effort, The Midas Sessions, falls into the latter category.  Originally intended to be a short EP consisting B-sides, the fact that the record has bloomed into a full-length…

After Two Epic Instalments: Hostel 3

Two epic instalments later and the franchise slides right into a straight-to-DVD release directed by Scott Spiegel. Eli Roth’s absence from this feature has left fans disappointed but hey, someone’s gotta helm Endangered Species, right? Here’s our take on this rather decent VOD sequel.

WATCH: Six BASE Jumpers Jump Off Marina Bay Sands & Are Pretty Insane

Oh Marina Bay Sands, why are you so OTT? Six BASE jumpers did what anyone would do on New Year’s Day: head to the top of a very tall building and, you know, jump down from it. Fun, no? This was Singapore’s largest-ever BASE jumping attempt. At 8.30am, the first of the BASE jumpers swan-dived off the…

Up Close and Personal with Quick Quick Danger: Singapore’s Rising Band

“Is that them? Oh my God I think it is!” Our photographer Ryhan practically squealed at the sight of the trio approaching us. Indeed, decked in flannel, high tops and shades (indoors I might add), the boys from Quick Quick Danger (QQD) stood out from the crowd like true rock stars. Despite their intimidating aura, the…

National Day Parade Theme Songs Through the Years

The National Day Parade is around the corner and one thing people look forward to when it comes to National Day is the theme song! These songs are usually heartfelt and encompasses patriotism like no other. First introduced in 1984, these songs became extremely popular after Dick Lee’s Home became possibly one of the best songs…

Popspoken Speaks to Hurts, Synthpop Sensation

This synthpop/soft rock duo from Manchester have been described as The Next Big Thing and even been rendered Best New Band award by NME (New Musical Express) this year. With singles like "Wonderful Life", "Stay" and "Better Than Love", we foresee this pair of charming lads soaring much higher in years to come.

A Maroon 5 Song For Every Kind Of Relationship

Unless you guys have been living under a rock, you’ll know that Maroon 5 came down to our shores *cue the squeals and gasps* this past month. For one sizzling night, the Adam Levine-fronted band (yes he is an adjective now) whipped the crowd at the Singapore Indoor Stadium into a mass frenzy of swooning…

Tips on Crashing Concerts for the Desperate and Penniless

DISCLAIMER: Crashing concerts, i.e. trespassing IS ILLEGAL. This article is for humor purposes ONLY and neither the writer nor POPSPOKEN will be liable for any injuries or criminal charges that may arise from carrying out these so-called ‘tips’. You have been warned. If you enjoy going to concerts as much as I do, you’re probably…