90S SINGAPORE

90S SINGAPORE

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  1. My Singapore Story podcast
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    11:53minutes

    Finding my Singaporean soul with Under One Roof

    In the 1990s, a comedy show about a middle-class Chinese family and their Malay and Indian neighbours captivated audiences. Actress Daisy Irani ...
  2. My Singapore Story podcast
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    11:53minutes

    Karaoke and murdering a language in Chinese bootcamp

    A 19-year-old takes an intensive Mother Tongue course – and bonds with other Mandarin misfits. Read by Karen Tan and written by Denyse Yeo.    My ...
  3. My Singapore Story podcast
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    08:42minutes

    The magic of Zouk and the glory days of running free

    Clubbing on weekends in the 90s often meant going to Jiak Kim Street. Here’s how one young man embraced his party tribe. Read by Lim Yu-Beng and ...
  4. My Singapore Story podcast
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    11:45minutes

    Confessions of a Singaporean Spice Girl wannabe

    Zig-ah-zig-ah! A teenager obsessed with Sporty Spice discovers Girl Power after joining a singing contest. Read by Karen Tan and written by ...
  5. My Singapore Story podcast
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    12:58minutes

    Death, loss and my mother’s conversations

    Singaporean playwright Haresh Sharma says there is no real coming of age until one comes face-to-face with unbearable loss. Read by Lim Yu-Beng.
  6. My Singapore Story podcast
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    12:13minutes

    The girl who hung out with the ‘Mat Roker’ boys

    A teenage rebel came face-to-face with stereotypes – while riding pillion on a racing bike. Read by Pam Oei and written by Shirlene Noordin.  My ...
  7. My Singapore Story podcast
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    11:00minutes

    The rise and fall of being AWOL: A band living rock star dreams in Singapore

    Five boys opened for Bryan Adams and had a radio hit – until reality came crashing down. Read by Lim Yu-Beng and written by Christopher Toh.    ...
  8. My Singapore Story podcast
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    11:31minutes

    My dial-up modem and the white noise of falling in love: Teen love takes a dark turn

    Running free in a thrilling new digital world unregulated by parents. Read by Pam Oei. Written by Clara Chow. My Singapore Life showcases ...
  9. My Singapore Story podcast
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    08:40minutes

    Buying acceptance at the temple of cool: The lost cause of trying to fit in

    An insecure teenager goes on a hunt for a pair of Cross Colours jeans at Far East Plaza. Read by Pam Oei. Written by Pooja Nansi. My Singapore ...
  10. My Singapore Story podcast
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    13:32minutes

    The haunting of Ginza Plaza: A childhood 'pen fairy' game goes terrifyingly wrong

    An 11-year-old girl opens a gateway to a hostile, incomprehensible world. Read by Pam Oei. Written by Adeline Chia. My Singapore Life showcases ...