A quaint, pint-sized shop nestled perfectly in the hip Tiong Bahru neighborhood, this dream of a book store is packed from floor to ceiling with an expansive—albeit offbeat—selection of fiction and literature that covers various subjects like history, biography, food narrative and math. It also boasts the largest collection of local literary publications, including out-of-print titles.

Studio M Hotel

Italian design maestro Piero Lissoni has ensured elegance and sophistication throughout the hotel using a subtle palette of colors and hints of plant life. The amazingly spacious lofts also feature floorto- ceiling glass windows that allow you to enjoy expansive views of the city’s skyline. [I-S PRINT GIVEAWAY] Win a 2D1N Weekend Stay in the Studio Loft […]

ICON de Martell Cordon Bleu 2011 Profile Exhibition on May 12

From May 12-22 at Millenia Walk, works of eight established Singaporean photographers will be on display for the public to view as part of the ICON de Martell Cordon Bleu profile exhibition. Amongst the nominees this year, we celebrate the creative vision of: John Clang, Ang Song Nian, Zhao Renhui, Tay Wei Leng, Sean Lee, […]

The Drums

Big fans of The Drums? Here’s your chance to not only win a pair of tickets but also to score yourself a meet and greet with the band!  *** Winners not only get to meet the guys but also get to experience the concert up close and personal with a special “queue jumper privilege”! Yes, […]

Indulge in a Champagne Boizel Dinner at The Dining Room on May 11

For those who love bubbly, this is the perfect evening for you. Tanjong Beach Club’s The Dining Room will be hosting a three-course Champagne Boizel Dinner. Expect delectables such as pan-seared scallops with fava beans, asparagus, tomato confit and Champagne emulsion, paired with Champagne Boizel Brut Chardonnay, and roasted cod with clams, prawns and potato […]

Interview: Joe Milner

I-S catches the über busy brand ambassador of Ketel One and Ron Zacapa, Joe Milner, during his one day stopover in Singapore as a guest judge for round two of Diageo Reserve’s 2011 World Class Bartender of the Year Singapore.

Interview: Mono

Ahead of Japanese post-rock outfit Mono’s gig in Singapore, lead guitarist and glockenspielist Taka “Takaakira” Goto talks to I-S about the band’s music and what to expect from the upcoming live set.

Interview: Trus’Me

The English DJ, producer and label boss is as eclectic as a record shop when dropping tunes on the decks. But trust that the outspoken emerging talent holds no punches when it comes to his views on technology and the current musical landscape, as Zul Andra finds out.