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Kwizyne & Perk Pietrek: Music Invasion

Kwizyne & Perk Pietrek: Music Invasion

They hated each other the first time they met 4 years ago, but these days the “enemies” are working together happily to make their bar invasion tour happen.

The Best of National Geographic’s 125 years of work

The Best of National Geographic’s 125 years of work

National Geographic celebrates its 125th anniversary with Canon and famed photographer, Cory Richards

Vernetta Lopez: Memoir Murmurings

Vernetta Lopez: Memoir Murmurings

With her hands set on virtually anything she can dabble in, it’s indeed tough keeping the veteran radio DJ in a box, especially now that she’s hopped onto the writing bandwagon with her own memoir.

Martynas Levickis: From Accordionist to Superstar

Martynas Levickis: From Accordionist to Superstar

UrbanWire had a chat with accordionist Martynas Levickis. If you’ve heard an accordion play an intriguing version of Lady Gaga’s chart-topping “Telephone”, you’ve heard him before.

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?