Author: Priya Karmacharya

  • Music Rewind: Local Youths Charmed By Vinyls

    Music Rewind: Local Youths Charmed By Vinyls

    Vinyl records, the quintessential analog music storage medium, seem to have been around forever. If you’re an audiophile, chances are you’ve already heard of the vinyl fever, and its resurgence in Singapore is showing no signs of coming to a halt. One common comment would be: “Why vinyl, why not cassettes?” The Singaporean youth has…

  • HALLOWEEN HORROR NIGHTS 3

    HALLOWEEN HORROR NIGHTS 3

    This year’s installment of Halloween Horror Nights 3 is a real treat with thrice the excitement. With 3 haunted houses, new illusions and 3 scare zones that took a year of extensive planning, Halloween Horror Nights 3 to run at Universal Studios Singapore from now till November ( 11, 12, 18, 19, 25, 26, 31 Oct, 1 – 3 Nov). This…

  • Bloody good Bloggers!

    Bloody good Bloggers!

    More than 200 youths converged at BloodBank@HSA in Outram on Nov 29. Some, recognising each other, gave knowing nods, while others huddled together in groups to talk. There were needles, beds and – gasp! – blood. No, they weren’t members of an illegal assembly, or some twisted cult activity. These were bloggers taking part in…

  • Korean wave in S’pore

    Korean wave in S’pore

    Koreamania gripped audiences at the Singapore Indoor Stadium as 9 Korean artists stormed the stage with a medley of saucy and cutesy performances during the Korean Pop Night concert. For hundreds of K-Pop fanatics, it was the night that paid off the long wait to watch their idol debut live in Singapore. They got what they…

  • The Joy Luck Club

    The Joy Luck Club

    Adapted from the best-selling novel in 1989 by Amy Tan, The Joy Luck Club (1993) is a heart-tugging movie directed by Hollywood Director Wayne Wang that sets out to help people see the struggles between four young American friends and their Chinese mothers. “This feather may seem worthless but this comes from afar, and it carries with it all my…