Podcast: Sigwada Experiment on Tambayan 101.9

Sigwada Experiment, one of the groups I play in, had guested on a well-known local pop radio fm station, Tambayan 101.9 last February. Performances by the band included both cover and original songs.   The show, Break Mo ‘To, is hosted by dj Martin D which gives ample exposure to up coming music groups.   […]

Vid Pick of the Week: Walk Off the Earth’s Version of Gotye’s Somebody That I Used to Know

Singer/songwriter Gotye has scored a big hit on his song “Somebody That I Used to Know” that it’s been covered by various artists. Here’s one version that tops them all and I’m sure this made the song even more popular. It’s from Walk Off the Earth’s rendition with the quintet using only one instrument, an […]

Kinna Grannis’ Intimate Set at Meralco Theatre

There’s so many foreign acts who have performed here in Manila for the first quarter that I forgot Kinna Grannis’ concert at the Meralco Theatre last March 15. It’s quite a heartbreaker ’cause I really wanted to see her perform live but failed to do so. I like her music a lot and always listen […]

New Wave Nostalgia with OMD Performing Live

New wave fanatics definitely had a great time watching OMD (Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark) live last March 12, 2012 at the Smart-Araneta coliseum. It’s a nostalgic Monday evening as the group performed their classic new wave hits. Suddenly I felt like it was 80’s all over again. 🙂   Watch some of the clips […]

Smash Project Tour in Manila

From one foreign act to another, Manila’s starting to be the concert place for them. Last March 8, 2012, Filipinos were given a treat as a group of foreign artists staged another hit concert at the Smart-Araneta Coliseum. It was the Smash Project Tour that featured bands like The Cab, Cobra Starship, The Used and […]