Carlsberg Singapore and Harry’s International have joint hands to carry the popular Carlsberg Green Kronenbourg 1664 and a range of Carlsberg Group beer brands on tap at all of Harry’s 26 outlets. “This partnership is an important step for our growth strategy in Singapore and is definitely a celebration that calls for a Carlsberg”, said Mr … Read more
Crazy. Wild. Wacky. Unrestrained. There is simply not enough superlatives to describe the spectacle that the trio from Canada, Australia and United Kingdom put up. The 3h-laughing fit inducing show in a nutshell is a brilliant, unadulterated, uncensored and witty display of pure comedy. Performing to a sold-out crowd at Klapsons The Boutique Hotel, Bryan … Read more
1. It was at the S.E.A. Aquarium at RWS Sentosa How often does one see the opening of an event in an aquarium?! The fact that the organizers put thought into the setting up of the entire event within the ethereal realms of an aquarium where guests were entertained by the colourful sea creatures and … Read more
We live in a society that constantly tells us what we can do, or can’t do. Especially in Singapore, we are infamously known as The Fine City. Signs are aplenty in our island-state reminding us of the consequences that await if we chose not to abide by the rules. Everything is bounded by the law … Read more
Remind me once again to get back my social life. Apparently, Bryanboy was in Singapore for a short two-day period beginning April 31 to have a lil’ fun in the sunny island. (We did not hear of any press events happening for him while he is here — or we just don’t know about it … Read more
Singapore’s world famous Marina Bay skyline plunged into darkness at exactly 8.30pm on 23rd March in support of Earth Hour 2013. It was indeed a dramatic sight to behold. Not as rare as a blue moon, the annual dimming of the Bay’s skyline is part of a worldwide effort to combat climate change. Typically held … Read more
From Press Conference To Concert: This Is How We Spent A Special Evening With Demi Lovato In Singapore
American songstress Demi Lovato travelled to Singapore on Monday, 18th March to perform a one-night-only concert for her insane fandom, the Lovatics! We were lucky enough to catch Demi at her press conference, where she came across as an intelligent, humble, and modest young woman. She talked frankly about the pressures of being a role … Read more
The judging panel is out for MediaCorp Channel 5′s latest reality singing competition, The Final 1. Were Dick Lee, Florence Lian, Jacinta Abisheganaden going to come back to reprise the judging panel a la Singapore Idol? Were The Flying Dutchman, Irene Ang and Beatrice Chia-Richmond from One Moment of Glory making a return? Names were … Read more
So, today is ALSO the day for another type of goodness (besides the one with Demi): McDonald’s National Breakfast Day, where 1000 Egg McMuffins will be given out for free between 5am to 10am at most branches. Naturally, us Singaporeans have a tendency to queue for this sort of stuff. We did it with IKEA … Read more
This is it: Demi Lovato is making her first concert appearance in Singapore! The spunky lass will be performing in a one-night-only concert, “A Special Night With Demi Lovato” on March 18 at The Coliseum at Hard Rock Hotel in Resorts World Sentosa. The concert is co-organised by MediaCorp VizPro. Demi’s arrival comes on the heels of … Read more
Pop punk band All Time Low have arrive in Singapore! We were lucky enough to catch them at a press conference, and then at an interview in Singapore. Hosted at the Hard Rock Hotel which is the venue for their show tomorrow night, the boys arrive pretty punctually with big smiles on their faces. It … Read more
UPDATE: Thank you everyone for your fantastic submissions for the Demi Lovato contest! The two winners have been messaged and are aware that they have been chosen. If you did not receive a message stating that you have won, unfortunately the odds weren’t in your favor this time. However, do stay tuned to Popspoken and our Facebook/Twitter … Read more
American songstress Demi Lovato is taking to Singapore on the 18th of March 2013. She’ll be playing a one night only show at the Hard Rock Coliseum. It’s general admission with tickets priced at $93 per piece. You can get a four person package at a discounted rate of $292 if you’re considering going with … Read more
On January 9, we experienced a glimpse of Laneway Festival 2013. The Rubens, slated to play the Australian legs of the tour, gave us a resounding performance. I think it would be safe to say we have our hopes held high. This band of brothers, and a childhood friend, is one of the brightest acts … Read more
Gallivant all the f*ck you want.
So marks the end of a fashion week that went back to the luxury of clothing, stripped bare of the Asian musical acts of its predecessor (although Tim Hwang did turn up one night). Fide Fashion Week had a tough plate to tackle with topping last year’s feat of successfully creating the second couture fashion week recognised … Read more
There has been some sort of a stigma lately where unknown artistes and bands get featured on TV, movie and game soundtracks to gain instant popularity. These artistes have been dished to take the easy route to fame and fortune but we believe that they only deserve to be where they are now. One artiste … Read more
Greyson Chance took to the sunny shores of Singapore for a two day promotional whirlwind visit for his latest EP “Truth Be Told: Part 1.” We here at Popspoken, were fortunate enough to get a sit down interview with the American star and he certainly charmed us. Greyson was incredibly sweet and he talked extensively … Read more
Stunningly beautiful british pop star Leona Lewis took to Singapore to perform a five song set during an interval at the Clash Of The Continents 2012 in the Singapore Indoor Stadium. This was Leona’s first time in Singapore, and judging by the reaction she received from the crowd she was welcomed with open arms. Leona … Read more
Over the last weeks, music agencies here has bombarded us with big names that would be gracing Singapore in the coming months. From huge single acts to massive festivals, we have seen it all, or at least heard of it first. However, amidst the hustle and bustle of it all, we find a certain Symmetry Entertainment delivering … Read more
“I believe in a year’s time, we will be where Fever Avenue is. Maybe less than a year.”
Dream World’s adaptation of Stephen Sondheim’s musical Company got off to a blazing start at the National Library Drama Centre Theatre yesterday as the ensemble cast came together for an introspection into the intricacies of love, sex and all the jazz. Director Hossan Leong was right on the money with the interplay of scent in … Read more
Marina Bay Sands will be transformed into a fashion hub this year-end as it hosts Haute Couture’s finest. The year-end fashion show begins with Women’s Fashion Week 2012 Singapore from 23-25 November 2012. This three-day event will feature this season’s latest collections such as Banana Republic, Brooks Brothers, Hervé Léger, Silvian Imberg, Tommy Hilfiger and many more! It will be closely … Read more
Newly minted into Zouk’s residency, Elvin Lin is the brains behind the brand Lincey. You may have spotted this young man at Velvet and Phuture. You may have a faint memory of him playing at Indochine or Tanjong Beach Club a while back. Like a phantom, he just appeared out of nowhere.
In honour of Mulberry launching their new flagship Asian store, Lana Del Rey graced the shores of Singapore to bless the event with her iridescent presence. The store was decked out in true Mulberry style, with their elite handbags perched upon glass cases all over the extravagant two floor empire. A red carpet met the … Read more
The impending long weekend kicked off with Coach x Esquire’s midweek Night Out at the Coach Boutique at Raffles City. Guests were treated to a cozy and fun night of drinks and tapas whilst browsing through Coach’s latest Holiday 2012 Collection that was on display in the shop and on the (cough) male models. Esquire’s … Read more
The visual smorgasbord has six stories spanning five centuries put through the montage shredder. The direction of time is intentionally fuzzied, but as to why, we shall explore. As with all epic stories, it gets juicer in the back.
There are just two Singaporean Restaurants in Berlin: Mirchi and Asin. With a wonderful reputation, they are very proud to link the two countries, Singapore and Germany, in the most enjoyable way: the food.
We’re going to try and sneak in a “Hi Mom” in this one once we’re at the tent, okrrrrrrrr?
Sir Paul Smith greeted attendees as his flagship store in Singapore opened at the mallfront of Mandarin Gallery on October 16. Paul Smith’s new flagship store will offer a range of men’s and women’s apparel from the main line as well as the Paul Smith London, PS, Jeans and Black Label collections. (i hear the … Read more