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GBOB 2011 NCR Semi-Final Round

The recently concluded semi-final round of GBOB 2011 for NCR was a success. 15 bands competing, only 5 winners.


The semi-finalists showed off their hard rockin’ performances in front of the jampacked crowd. The judges from last night’s event were Sammy Asuncion of the band Spy and Kalayo, Mark Escueta of Rivermaya and a representative from GBOB international. Hosted by former MTV Phil. video jock and current host of GBOB show at UR105.9 John Joe.


These bands were so talented that instead of 5, they picked 6 winners namely Wilabaliw, Penguin, Circa, Pancake 80, Final Vow and Anhura.


The list of of the semifinalists and their songs :


Here’s a clip of their performances :



Penguin ; Wilabaliw; Jeepney Joyride; Retractory; Faircatch; Transcendent; Subzero; Midsummer; The Masterminds; Guest band – Kamatisyahu; Circa; Bored of Trustees; Anhura; (not on the vid, sorry I’ve ran out of battery 🙁 )Pancake 80; Final Vow; Serefamus; Guest band – Bigband Groove.


Pics from the event courtesy of Tanyography, CLICK HERE 🙂


The team of Indiepinoy were also there to cover the event which was simulcast live at and



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GBOB music

GBOB is Back!

The Global Battle Of The Bands, otherwise known as GBOB, is back!


Open to all professional and amateur bands of different genres, this battle of the band contest is held nationwide, so if you’re on the Southern or Northern part of the Philippines, you don’t need to go to Manila to compete. There will be regional finals and winners will compete each other for the national finals. The winner of the national finals will then represent the country abroad and go up against all the winners of other countries from Europe, America, Asia and Africa.


Register now and show your music skills to the world!


Listen to the GBOB Radio show at UR105.9 every Monday at 10-11 pm on the local fm station and at every Saturday on the internet.


GBOB 2011 is sponsored by Myphone, Indiepinoy, UR105.9 and Radiopilipinas.