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7 Things to Do in Singapore in January 2012

7 Things to Do in Singapore in January 2012

A new year is about to begin, and if you find yourself in Singapore on the first month of the year, here are a few events you can look forward to during your stay here.
7 Things to Do in Singapore in December 2011

7 Things to Do in Singapore in December 2011

Are you in Singapore during the December holiday season? There’s more than enough excitement happening on the Little Red Dot this month, including Christmas shows, New Year's Eve parties, ZoukOut, and Wicked.
7 Reasons to Visit Singapore in November 2011

7 Reasons to Visit Singapore in November 2011

Singapore, boring? Never. Singapore may be small, but there’s always something happening somewhere. This November, check out some art, the Titanic, cool bands, German films, Ian Thorpe, and Kevin Spacey.
Soundtrip: Matt Nathanson

Soundtrip: Matt Nathanson

Matt Nathanson is a singer-songwriter whose music is a blend of rock, folk, and a bit of soul. His most popular song to date is Come On Get Higher, from his 2007 album Some Mad Hope. It reached a high of 59 on the Billboard Hot 100.

Best of the Blog 2010

As the year comes to an end, it’s time for all those “Best of” and retrospective posts. This blog is no different. Yes, it’s an excuse to highlight some of the best – or at least most popular – posts on the blog in the past year. (Results are based on statistics until 27 December...

Christmas Eve Soundtrip: Straight No Chaser

First of all: Apologies for the lack of updates. The mix of real life as well as my actual travels have more or less taken over most of my free time, but hopefully I’ll be able to do more in the new year. Second: MERRY CHRISTMAS EVERYONE! In celebration of “the most wonderful time of...
YOG Photo of the Day: Swiss Band Starch at *SCAPE

YOG Photo of the Day: Swiss Band Starch at *SCAPE

The Youth Olympic Games are not just about athletes and sports. Last night, I discovered the Culture and Education Programme at the *SCAPE Youth Park. There was a concert sponsored by Noise Singapore featuring youth bands from around the world. At last night’s concert, I caught Starch, a band from Switzerland that plays a fusion...

Soundtrip: Kings of Convenience

The Mosaic Music Festival (read my entry about it here) is currently in full swing here in Singapore, and tonight, I’ll be watching my only non-free (meaning I paid for tickets) concert: Kings of Convenience. I cannot – and will not – claim to be a long-time fan of Kings of Convenience. Truth be told,...

Soundtrip: Mosaic Music Festival 2010 in Singapore

The Mosaic Music Festival is an annual music festival held in Singapore every March. It features music from different parts of the world, and includes many different styles, including jazz, blues, hip-hop, electronica, indie, and more. This year, the Mosaic Music Festival is on March 12-21 at the Esplanade Theatres on the Bay. Many different...