Half Man Half Elf Releases “Buhay Karnabal”

haLf man haLf eLf, the Canadian-based band fronted by Alfie Vera Mella (Half Life Half Death, one of the pioneer new wave bands in the Philippines) has released a new track “Buhay-Karnabal” (Carnival Life) for their upcoming album that also featured appearances from different artists both in the independent and mainstream scene. Some members of […]

New Collaboration Music Rlease: In A World Of Never Ending by Beato

Date with Fate duo Wendell Quinto and I have formed a project band named Beato (pronounced as be’ya’to) and we have released a new collaboration music “In A World Of Never Ending”. The previously unreleased track, a new wave 80’s inspired music, was written by Wendell way back with his former group and was rearranged […]

Date with Fate Releases “Control” Album

Date with Fate, a side project of half of Crude Oz – Wendell Quinto (drums) and I (guitar), has released their debut album titled “Control”. Initially, we aim to collaborate with other artists and play other genres outside what they usually play, but as songs were written down and been recorded by the duo, playing […]

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 […]

China Crisis at Eastwood City

80’s new wave band China Crisis performed at Eastwood last January and the dynamic duo of vocalist/keyboardist Gary Daly and guitarist Eddie Lundon were still awesome. Backed up by a local band, they sang their old classics to the delight of many new wavers.   It was raining then but that didn’t stop the crowd […]