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The Coconuts Podcast

By Coconuts

The Coconuts Podcast delivers impactful, weird, and wonderful reporting by our journalists on the ground in eight cities: Singapore, Bangkok, Hong Kong, Manila, Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur, Yangon, and Bali. Listen to headline news and insightful interviews on matters large and small, designed for people located in – or curious about – Southeast Asia and Hong Kong.

  1. 1.
    Thailand's fight for democracy continues | The Coconuts Podcast | October 23, 202010/22/2020
    42:52
  2. 2.
    Keepin’ it spicy even after the Spice Girls, with Mel C10/15/2020
    33:10
  3. 3.
    How to live a zero waste life, with Melissa Tan10/08/2020
    49:16
  4. 4.
    Talkin’ movies with Jerry Asanachinda of Just Doo It (JUSTดูIT.)10/01/2020
    1:03:45
  5. 5.
    Thailand’s ‘fun’ quarantine plan to lure travelers09/24/2020
    37:23
  6. 6.
    Speaking up about the death penalty in Singapore and the Syed Suhail case, with Subhas Nair09/18/2020
    1:06:58
  7. 7.
    Influencers, accountability, and the Dee Kosh saga, with Joel Lim09/10/2020
    58:08
  8. 8.
    Third Culture Kids and femininity, with Marissa Trew and Hanli Hoefer09/03/2020
    41:24
  1. 9.
    Paranoia and xenophobia as Phuket plans to reopen to tourists08/28/2020
    28:17
  2. 10.
    Why Thai students are rising up against dictatorship, with John Winyu08/20/2020
    58:16
  3. 11.
    TikTok, Trump, Southeast Asia, and the 'splinternet' with James Crabtree08/13/2020
    58:45
  4. 12.
    Thailand’s ‘Cannibal Killer' laid to rest with prayer after 6 decades as museum oddity08/07/2020
    49:19
  5. 13.
    Gaming and Esports in Southeast Asia with Ilyas Sholihyn07/31/2020
    48:51
  6. 14.
    Anti-racism and Cancel Culture in Singapore07/24/2020
    53:40
  7. 15.
    Mayhem at McDonald's in Indonesia and Hong Kong07/17/2020
    31:19
  8. 16.
    From homelessness to entering Singapore politics with Liyana Dhamirah07/08/2020
    40:40
  9. 17.
    Chill in Hong Kong as Beijing passes National Security Law07/03/2020
    42:45
  10. 18.
    Sugar babies of Malaysia with Yeu-Gynn Yeung06/26/2020
    51:31
  11. 19.
    The sad tale of the deep-fried Arowana fish with Nadia Hamid06/19/2020
    49:00
  12. 20.
    Flying in the time of coronavirus with Laurel Chor06/12/2020
    59:12
  13. 21.
    Hong Kong's Tiananmen massacre vigil and eroding autonomy with Hillary Leung06/05/2020
    48:50
  14. 22.
    30 Cuisines in 30 Days with Tara Ratthanapas05/29/2020
    51:07
  15. 23.
    Being Queer in Indonesia with Kai Mata05/22/2020
    54:34
  16. 24.
    Battlefield Bangkok: Inside 2010's deadly protest crackdown with Todd Ruiz05/15/2020
    43:18
  17. 25.
    Rise of Hip Hop in Asia with Yung Raja05/08/2020
    58:39
  18. 26.
    At breaking point, Thailand’s poor are killing themselves05/01/2020
    37:06
  19. 27.
    Singapore's battles against COVID-19 outbreak in migrant worker dorms04/24/2020
    52:08
  20. 28.
    Anak Krakatoa volcano goes kablooey04/17/2020
    44:51
  21. 29.
    Indonesian singer's Doja Cat cover (in Japanese) blows minds and swells hearts04/10/2020
    42:35
  22. 30.
    Southeast Asia’s streaming video scene with Vim Shanmugam | April 3, 202004/03/2020
    42:05
  23. 31.
    We're back! And the coronavirus pandemic is wreaking havoc across the globe | March 27, 202003/27/2020
    23:57
  24. 32.
    Fiasco in the Philippines | Dismembered Mom in Bangkok Family Fridge | Singapore Hotel Gets Indonesian Guest Jailed for Deodorant | Antisemitism Center Stage in Malaysia | 2019’s Top Coconuts Stories11/28/2019
    35:50
  25. 33.
    The Singapore Nightclub Built on a Bomb | University Under Siege in Hong Kong | Verdict on Thai Cave Rescue Movie | Indonesian Eyes Penis-Based Growth | Manila’s Million Dollar SEA Games Baby11/21/2019
    34:12
  26. 34.
    Singapore Erupts Over E-scooters | Suicide Bomber Hits Sumatra | Hong Kong’s Dark Turn | Duterte (Doesn’t) Take a Holiday | Asian Women Need to Respect Themselves, Actress Maggie Q Tells Teirra11/14/2019
    26:48
  27. 35.
    Why Thailand is UFO Central | These Beauty Pageant Rivalries Are Tearing Us Apart | Now Ear This: Open Season on Hong Kong Politicos | Indonesian Teen Conned Into Sex | Bangkok Boggles at Woman’s Unimaginable (Alleged) Graft11/07/2019
    23:54
  28. 36.
    Every Day is Halloween in Hong Kong | Black Magic, Black Deeds in Indonesia | Thailand Tastes Toad Venom | The Flying Balinese High-Kick | Malaysia’s Billion Dollar Whale Surfaces11/01/2019
    11:46
  29. 37.
    Singapore Up in Arms Over Crab Claws | Inside Indonesia’s Daring, Chicken-Based Cure for Digital Addiction | Interview with Southeast Asia-Bound ‘Honne’ | Surviving Slippery Road Sex in Penang | Palace Intrigue in Thailand10/24/2019
    20:07
  30. 38.
    4 Arrested Over Nudes of Singapore Women | Hong Kong Lawmaker Goes Down on Foreign Sausage | Cross-Hijabing Brings Crossdressing to Indonesia | How to Cook Coconut Milk Dog, Redux10/17/2019
    44:08
  31. 39.
    Exposed: Singapore’s Telepath Menace | From Malaysia’s Next Top King to Deadbeat Dad? | Hong Kong Forces the China Question | Interview: Foreign Correspondent Held in Thailand | Bangkok Rap | Indonesia’s Mile-High Marriages10/10/2019
    46:24
  32. 40.
    Two’s a Pair, Three’s a Malaysian Marriage | Singer to Sex Guru to Philippines Govt | Hong Kong’s Unpaid Blood Debt | Why We Can’t Quit Indonesia’s Smoke10/03/2019
    23:36
  33. 41.
    Inside the Secret World of Thailand’s ‘Pretty’ Models | Nightmare Hell-Mode in Indonesia | Spirit of Bruce Lee Fights on in Hong Kong | Bali’s Sexual PSA for Unmarried Tourist Couples09/26/2019
    33:20
  34. 42.
    Left for Dead in Bangkok | Hi-So Indo Food Fight | ‘Monk’ Cons Woman Into Sex to Bring Back Dead | We Interview Director of 1st Thai Cave Rescue Movie09/19/2019
    30:12
  35. 43.
    Thai Minister of Heroin Trafficking | Singapore Duo Break Dumb | Malaysian Morality Police Rush Threesome | Can Bangkok Be Accessible to All? | Heads Roll in Manila09/12/2019
    35:02
  36. 44.
    Hong Kong Blinks | Sexy Thai Schoolgirls Now Criminal | Filipino Rapists, Murderers Get Outta Jail Free | Face-Pummeled by Fake Fake News | The KL Uniqlo Riot09/05/2019
    39:32
  37. 45.
    Calm short-lived in Hong Kong | Death Sentences Final in Koh Tao Murders | Indonesia Officially Abandoning Jakarta | Serial Brown Bomber Strikes Hong Kong Pol | Duty Free Legacy Quits SIN08/29/2019
    8:32
  38. 46.
    Medical Marijuana in Thailand | Indonesia Divided by Big Bouncy Boobs | Hong Kong Takes a Breather | Expats Salty Over Thai Immigration Rules | Singapore is Tops in Surveillance08/22/2019
    31:56
  39. 47.
    Info Wars Hong Kong | Bali’s Holy Water Douches | Defending Marital Rape | Cock-Blocked in Manila08/15/2019
    16:18
  40. 48.
    Bombs in Bangkok | Manila’s Hate Factory | Flashpoint Hong Kong | When They Jho Low, You Go High | Overwatching Singapore08/08/2019
    19:12
  41. 49.
    Indonesia’s Cat-Eaters | Brownface and Rude Rap Split Singapore | Bali Erupts Over Thievin’ Family | Naruto-Run Through Thai Memes | Hong Kong Still Salty08/01/2019
    35:28
  42. 50.
    Slut-Shaming Bali | Ultimate Battle Plan Hong Kong | Trump Meets a Rohingya | Teirra is Seduced by WhisperTube07/25/2019
    24:54
  43. 51.
    Moon men land in Thailand | Splitsville for man who would’ve been king and Russian beauty | US sanction-slaps Myanmar | Indonesian woman says husband’s demand for sex led to violence07/18/2019
    17:24
  44. 52.
    Mouths wide shut in Jakarta | Return to the Thai cave | Murder in Singapore | Blackmail-a-Go-Go and more07/11/2019
    22:34
  45. 53.
    Chaos in Hong Kong | Malaysian cosplay raid | Thai cinema history | Indonesian salted fish | July 5, 201907/05/2019
    25:40
  46. 54.
    LGBTQ intolerance in Myanmar, awkward Imelda Marcos-inspired photo shoot, gecko found in woman's ear | June 28, 201906/28/2019
    14:05
  47. 55.
    Pilot Episode: Hong Kong Anti-Extradition protests, Bangkok motorcycle taxis gone wild, and more | June 19, 201906/19/2019
    19:55

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