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Bridging Her Cultures

Bridging Her Cultures

Ming Bridges charms the audience as the first Singaporean to be featured on MTV Sessions.

Shane Filan: Everything Is Really Gonna Be Alright

Shane Filan: Everything Is Really Gonna Be Alright

Getting the story and heart behind his new album, Shane Filan unravels his journey and vision as he ventures out as a solo artiste.

Eat Your Kimchi and still have it

Eat Your Kimchi and still have it

The owners of the Eat Your Kimchi blog meet The UrbanWire once again – this time, they’re bigger and bolder.

Under Thicke’s Skin

Under Thicke’s Skin

One may think that Robin Thicke catapulted to fame for the wrong reasons, but he has great plans formulated for his new-found fame.

Daren Tan: From Staccato to Screen

Daren Tan: From Staccato to Screen

After a relatively slow 4 years in the local spotlight, Daren Tan’s back, and this time, he plans to stay—on screen.

Alfian Sa’at: Poet, Playwright, Writer, Wit

Alfian Sa’at: Poet, Playwright, Writer, Wit

Alfian Sa’at, one of Singapore’s most controversial and feted writers, whose 3 plays are on stage this month, tells UrbanWire his secret for being prolific and what he’d say to Lee Kuan Yew.

Up Close With The YouTube Sensations

Up Close With The YouTube Sensations

UrbanWire chats with Madilyn Bailey, Tanner Patrick, The Sam Willows, and Zendee Rose Tenefere who were part of Under The Stars: The YouTube Sensations.

Electrico Easing Off The Pedal

Electrico Easing Off The Pedal

After a three year break, indie rockers Electrico are back with new songs ready to rock. Will you be singing along to them again at the biggest stage of Singapore alternative music Baybeats?

The Pinholes: Picture Perfect

The Pinholes: Picture Perfect

Lead singer Famie Suliman describes the band as “a DIY ghetto band from Bukit Gombak”, but they’re much more than that.

How to be… Ryan Higa

How to be… Ryan Higa

YouTube iconic funnyman sits down with Urbanwire at the Youtube Fanfest press conference and regales us with tales of his journey as a YouTube content creator.

Lawson: We Are Not A Boy Band

Lawson: We Are Not A Boy Band

British band Lawson may be the next big thing from the UK. The boys were in town for their Asian promo tour and Urbanwire had the privilege to have a chat with the charming boys.

Jason & A Fear of Pickles

Jason & A Fear of Pickles

Jason Chen tells the UrbanWire about career changes, biggest challenges, and being afraid of pickles.