Memories on Two Strings

Music and arts go hand in hand. Last Saturday, I went to Conspiracy Garden Cafe to check out friends in an art exhibit and album launch. It was a great event that featured Sinag de Leon‘s art opening of her paper cut creations which was inspired by the music of her brother Diwa de Leon‘s […]

Foo Fighters’ Wasting Light

Still had a hangover with this live performance I saw by the Foo Fighters at their Youtube channel. Performing songs from their latest album, Wasting Light, they did the catalogue straight and clean. I really dig their guitar tones. Awesome sound! Truly one of the great bands around! Nice to see Pat Smear playing guitars […]

Date With Fate Album In The Works

Date With Fate, the side project of half of Crude Oz members, is recording new materials for their independent debut album release. The band has an alternative pop rock sound with a touch of ambient and new wave influence. Backing tracks for six songs were done and just waiting for the vocal tracks to lay […]

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 […]

X2M Album Out Now!

X2M (Ten to Midnight) has released an online album featuring 11 tracks of laid back, chillaxing pop tunes.   Guest artists include Deo Cruz of alternative band Crude Oz for the song Ayoko na Sana, Janine Liao for the song Kung Pwede Lang, Sander Briones for the song April’s Fool, and Marvin Bea of the […]