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No Batter Joy Than Baking

No Batter Joy Than Baking

Scroll through your social media feed and you’re likely to spot aesthetically pleasing pictures of baked goods. HYPE explores the trend of baking among youths.  By Cheryl Tang and Dania Amiril With... 

The General Store: Of Hype & Hipsters

The General Store: Of Hype & Hipsters

The General Store is anything but well, a general store. “If I throw a stone at someone, that person will have a Baggu or Toms. Why would people still buy overrated and overhyped brands when the guy... 

Digital Dawn of Film

Digital Dawn of Film

Who says local film is dead? With 4 titles to show at this year’s Cannes Film Festival, Singapore is on a roll with Anthony Chen’s prestigious Caméra d’Or winner, Ilo Ilo. This gives hope to a... 

Get Your Mania On

Get Your Mania On

Tap, tap, tap. “All set?” Local artistes and bands took to the stage without missing a beat, and within the first few seconds, they got audiences wrapped around their fingers, just like the microphone... 

Vamped Up Once More

Vamped Up Once More

Lovers of mythological bloodsuckers will get more than a romantic gift this Valentines’ Day. HYPE writer Hon Liangyi prowls into Vampire Academy: Blood Sisters. First it was Twilight’s Edward Cullen,... 

From Noise to Poise

From Noise to Poise

Clearly unaccustomed to Singapore’s humidity but still insistent on looking dashingly stylish, Ben Blondel sweats profusely while donned in a vintage Levis denim jacket and skinny chinos. More popularly... 

The Roar of Passion Echoes

The Roar of Passion Echoes

  It’s a blistering Saturday afternoon, and with all their gear all sprucely set up, the blokes of Singaporean post-progressive rock band, ANECHOIS, are spotted in a focused discussion of their... 

Less is More

Less is More

  Insouciant and clearly laid-back, the lads of MY DISCO are slumped onto a snug couch in the restful interior of Homeclub as vocalist-cum-bassist, Liam Andrews, leans forward idly to lift his mug... 

Make waves at HYPEd Up! 2012

Make waves at HYPEd Up! 2012

This year, m:idea is proud to present to you HYPEd Up! 2012 – with a difference. For the first time, HYPEd Up hits the shores of Singapore (quite literally). To be held at Wavehouse, this year’s flea... 

Who’s the Mannequeen of Them All? (Closed)

Who’s the Mannequeen of Them All? (Closed)

Do you love fashion?This year, HYPE magazine is giving you a chance to be featured in our fashion spread, with a unique look put together by you! How to enter: 1. Form a group of 2-3 people, and take... 

Believe the HYPE

Believe the HYPE

The HYPEd-Up Flea Market, organised and ran entirely by youths for youths, was a resounding success with an overwhelming turnout of over 2000. Held on Jul 31 at *SCAPE, the flea market saw over 65 vendors... 

We ♥ Lomo

We ♥ Lomo

By Daniel Ong When Retro started making rounds in the scene, it brought along with it a friend – Lomography, which is the art of taking photographs with a Lomo camera and also the latest craze...