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Halloween: Why we love to scare ourselves half to death

As it turns out, many of us love to scare ourselves half to death, especially during Halloween.  We love to be in a state of panic – with our hearts beating a little faster, our lungs breathing a little harder, sweating profusely and butterflies in the pit of our stomachs – whenever we hear the…
25 Oct 2022 4 mins read

Netflix adaptation of horror fiction series Mr Midnight to premiere on 24 October

(Updated on 15 Oct 2022) A treat awaits horror fans this spooky season. A Netflix adaptation of popular children’s horror fiction series Mr Midnight premieres on 24 October. Borrowing a page from the genre, the shocker announcement on 29 Sep made waves through the pages of Mr Midnight’s Facebook, its book publisher’s flame of the…
10 Oct 2022 2 mins read

True Colors Festival finally taking off after having been postponed twice

(Updated on 21 Oct 2022) True Colors Festival THE CONCERT 2022, which will be held at the Tokyo Garden Theater on 19 and 20 Nov, was originally scheduled to take place alongside the Tokyo Olympics in 2020. But after two years in limbo, about 100 of the world’s top performers, musicians and dancers, will finally…
8 Oct 2022 5 mins read

Fashion models: Are magazines and runway shows going global or staying local?

Fashion models hailing from other lands are no longer allowed to work in Nigeria under the law. This is the country’s move to take back the narrative of representation in the country’s native population, protect them in the fashion industry, and develop its talent pool. Yet, without enacting a similar legislation, the demand for local…
4 Oct 2022 4 mins read

Taiwan’s David Tao replaces F.I.R. in lineup for One Love Asia Festival 2022

Taiwanese band F.I.R. will not be performing in the upcoming One Love Asia Festival Singapore 2022 on 23 October. Taking its spot is Golden Melody Award-winning singer-songwriter David Tao. Organiser of the festival IMC Live Global said the band has withdrawn from the lineup “due to the deteriorating health of a group member’s loved one”.…
28 Sep 2022 2 mins read

SIA extends sponsorship of S’pore F1, stays true to F1’s net-zero target

Singapore Airlines (SIA) has not only extended its sponsorship deal with Formula 1’s (F1) Singapore Grand Prix, it is also staying true to its partner F1’s commitment to be net-zero carbon by 2030 as part of its wider sustainability strategy. “Last year, we marked a major milestone in our sustainability journey when we announced our…
26 Sep 2022 3 mins read

The Chair, 2004 Singapore play staged in Cambridge, slated for Edinburgh Fringe

The Chair, a Singapore play written in 2004 by local poet and playwright Desmond Sim, may be making its debut at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe in 2023. This, after it played to sold out houses at Cambridge University and to rave reviews. The Tab, a site covering youth culture and student culture, and run by…
23 Sep 2022 5 mins read

A National Day song about Katong, a place that everyone knows and loves

While the rest of Singapore is singing national songs in celebration of the 57th National Day, acapella group Vocaluptuous decided to go totally local. “We wanted to do a song that had a connection to a place that everyone knew and was completely familiar with, and My Old Hometown Katong fit the bill as it…
9 Aug 2022 5 mins read

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