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  • 23 Jul 2018
    “Kung ‘Di Rin Lang Ikaw” - Another “Hugot” song from December Avenue featuring one of the hottest female artists today – Moira Dela Torre, was released yesterday, July 22, 2018.       It is now available on Spotify, iTunes, Amazon and other music stores online. It also landed at #14 trending on YouTube since Tower of Doom uploaded a lyric video on their official YouTube channel so all December Avenue fans can sing along while they are streaming it on a rainy Sunday.       It is the band’s latest one after they released a series of singles from “Sa Ngalan Ng Pag-Ibig”, “Kahit Di Mo Alam” and “Bulong”. In this record, the band had a collaboration with Moira who’s very iconic with her “hugot” or “tagos sa puso” songs which December Avenue was also known for. A lot of fans from both artists were waiting for this since they announced it on their official Facebook page last July 12.     Here is December Avenue’s lyric video of “Kung ‘Di Rin Lang Ikaw” featuring Moira.  
    99 Posted by Franz Santiago
  • “Kung ‘Di Rin Lang Ikaw” - Another “Hugot” song from December Avenue featuring one of the hottest female artists today – Moira Dela Torre, was released yesterday, July 22, 2018.       It is now available on Spotify, iTunes, Amazon and other music stores online. It also landed at #14 trending on YouTube since Tower of Doom uploaded a lyric video on their official YouTube channel so all December Avenue fans can sing along while they are streaming it on a rainy Sunday.       It is the band’s latest one after they released a series of singles from “Sa Ngalan Ng Pag-Ibig”, “Kahit Di Mo Alam” and “Bulong”. In this record, the band had a collaboration with Moira who’s very iconic with her “hugot” or “tagos sa puso” songs which December Avenue was also known for. A lot of fans from both artists were waiting for this since they announced it on their official Facebook page last July 12.     Here is December Avenue’s lyric video of “Kung ‘Di Rin Lang Ikaw” featuring Moira.  
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  • 17 Jul 2018
    Twenty One Pilots shook the world with the release of their 2015 LP BLURRYFACE, an album that would go on to sell over 7 million copies worldwide and earn the band their first ever GRAMMY® Award as they shattered longstanding chart records, and captivated audiences worldwide on sold-out arena runs and at international festivals.  Now three years later, the duo of Tyler Joseph and Josh Dun have returned to write the next chapter of their story with TRENCH, the band’s highly anticipated new studio album.  TRENCH finds Twenty One Pilots fearlessly reimagining the possibilities of their music through the same candid expression and genuine identity that helped to cement their place as one of the largest bands in the world.
    52 Posted by Rakista Radio
  • Twenty One Pilots shook the world with the release of their 2015 LP BLURRYFACE, an album that would go on to sell over 7 million copies worldwide and earn the band their first ever GRAMMY® Award as they shattered longstanding chart records, and captivated audiences worldwide on sold-out arena runs and at international festivals.  Now three years later, the duo of Tyler Joseph and Josh Dun have returned to write the next chapter of their story with TRENCH, the band’s highly anticipated new studio album.  TRENCH finds Twenty One Pilots fearlessly reimagining the possibilities of their music through the same candid expression and genuine identity that helped to cement their place as one of the largest bands in the world.
    Jul 17, 2018 52
  • 17 Jul 2018
      According to frontman Nino Mendoza, ““Blue” is actually quite the sad song. It's full of irony, really. When you hear the lyrics, you think you're seeing a wedding take place, a beautiful bride, and a groom just dying to marry her. But the truth is, Blue was written after a failed relationship wherein was the one dying to get married, but my partner didn't believe in marriage. So this song is my imaginary depiction of the sad truth that the wedding never does take place in real life, it's all a fantasy...it's just a dream that never comes true.”   LISTEN HERE: https://wmp.lnk.to/BlueBJJJulzSavard
    34 Posted by Rakista Radio
  •   According to frontman Nino Mendoza, ““Blue” is actually quite the sad song. It's full of irony, really. When you hear the lyrics, you think you're seeing a wedding take place, a beautiful bride, and a groom just dying to marry her. But the truth is, Blue was written after a failed relationship wherein was the one dying to get married, but my partner didn't believe in marriage. So this song is my imaginary depiction of the sad truth that the wedding never does take place in real life, it's all a fantasy...it's just a dream that never comes true.”   LISTEN HERE: https://wmp.lnk.to/BlueBJJJulzSavard
    Jul 17, 2018 34
  • 17 Jul 2018
    Gearing for his highly-anticipated album "Know." release on Aug 10, Jason Mraz is releasing another track from the forthcoming album this Friday to tease fans! "Might As Well Dance" shows a different side of Jason, as it is a playful, country-inspired track with super memorable melodies and upbeat rhythms that will you get you moving! His previously released single "Have It All" is charting on local charts across Asia, proving how big of a crossover artist Jason Mraz is in Asia! LISTEN HERE: https://open.spotify.com/track/4ZE0Sk4z8c80wq8yOD4D0t?si=5FJfT_vuQVeGfOjgDGdilQ
    34 Posted by Rakista Radio
  • Gearing for his highly-anticipated album "Know." release on Aug 10, Jason Mraz is releasing another track from the forthcoming album this Friday to tease fans! "Might As Well Dance" shows a different side of Jason, as it is a playful, country-inspired track with super memorable melodies and upbeat rhythms that will you get you moving! His previously released single "Have It All" is charting on local charts across Asia, proving how big of a crossover artist Jason Mraz is in Asia! LISTEN HERE: https://open.spotify.com/track/4ZE0Sk4z8c80wq8yOD4D0t?si=5FJfT_vuQVeGfOjgDGdilQ
    Jul 17, 2018 34
  • 17 Jul 2018
      Big Frizz (entertainer) Francis Gonzales, better known by his stage name Frizz, is a Filipino rapper, businessman, and record producer. He is the co-founder of the group 1017 HOODLUMS along with his brother Dollar Gonzales, also known as “Boss Lepke”. This group, which spawned from an earlier group named Manila Mafia, hailed from the slums of San Andres, Manila, and was formerly a notorious gang in their neighborhood, but turned a new leaf because they grew tired of gang wars and the dangerous, dead-end gang lifestyle. Now, they report about the state of their neighborhood through the dramatic stories in their music.   Their latest single, “Pu$a”, is named after their byword for “Money over Girls”. The band doesn’t care about anything except money and fame, because they believe that those two things give you the power to do anything you want.   LISTEN HERE: https://wmp.lnk.to/1017Hoodlums
    26 Posted by Rakista Radio
  •   Big Frizz (entertainer) Francis Gonzales, better known by his stage name Frizz, is a Filipino rapper, businessman, and record producer. He is the co-founder of the group 1017 HOODLUMS along with his brother Dollar Gonzales, also known as “Boss Lepke”. This group, which spawned from an earlier group named Manila Mafia, hailed from the slums of San Andres, Manila, and was formerly a notorious gang in their neighborhood, but turned a new leaf because they grew tired of gang wars and the dangerous, dead-end gang lifestyle. Now, they report about the state of their neighborhood through the dramatic stories in their music.   Their latest single, “Pu$a”, is named after their byword for “Money over Girls”. The band doesn’t care about anything except money and fame, because they believe that those two things give you the power to do anything you want.   LISTEN HERE: https://wmp.lnk.to/1017Hoodlums
    Jul 17, 2018 26
  • 17 Jul 2018
      Ysabelle Cuevas started posting covers on YouTube three years ago for her mother, who was out of the country. As time passed and she gained fame, Ysabelle’s channel became an outlet for her passion for music. Since she started posting regularly, Ysabelle has amassed a growing family of 391,000+ subscribers with a total of more than 50 million views as her covers of songs such as “Tuloy Pa Rin”, “Closer” and “Your Love” began gaining viewership.   Although she explores different genres of music, Ysabelle believes she has always had a natural affinity to acoustic pop. “May Forever” is a song about a breakup that questions if relationships, unlike Philippine traffic jams, were not built to last forever.   LISTEN HERE: https://wmp.lnk.to/MayForever
    42 Posted by Rakista Radio
  •   Ysabelle Cuevas started posting covers on YouTube three years ago for her mother, who was out of the country. As time passed and she gained fame, Ysabelle’s channel became an outlet for her passion for music. Since she started posting regularly, Ysabelle has amassed a growing family of 391,000+ subscribers with a total of more than 50 million views as her covers of songs such as “Tuloy Pa Rin”, “Closer” and “Your Love” began gaining viewership.   Although she explores different genres of music, Ysabelle believes she has always had a natural affinity to acoustic pop. “May Forever” is a song about a breakup that questions if relationships, unlike Philippine traffic jams, were not built to last forever.   LISTEN HERE: https://wmp.lnk.to/MayForever
    Jul 17, 2018 42
  • 17 Jul 2018
    ost   Ben&Ben, a highly successful and award-winning Filipino folk-pop band, consists of the twins Paolo & Miguel Guico and seven other accompanists. The band first gained attention as the second runner-up of PhilPop 2016, the most prestigious songwriting competition in the country, for their composition, “Tinatangi”. Ben&Ben describe their music as having simple but heartfelt themes: love, life and inspiration, among others.   “Susi” was chosen as the official theme song of the movie 'Goyo: Ang Batang Heneral' (Goyo: The Young General), the much-awaited sequel to the acclaimed 2015 historical biopic 'Heneral Luna'. The movie tells the story of one of the Philippines’ youngest heroes, General Gregorio del Pilar.   LISTEN HERE: https://wmp.lnk.to/BenandBenSusi
    31 Posted by Rakista Radio
  • ost   Ben&Ben, a highly successful and award-winning Filipino folk-pop band, consists of the twins Paolo & Miguel Guico and seven other accompanists. The band first gained attention as the second runner-up of PhilPop 2016, the most prestigious songwriting competition in the country, for their composition, “Tinatangi”. Ben&Ben describe their music as having simple but heartfelt themes: love, life and inspiration, among others.   “Susi” was chosen as the official theme song of the movie 'Goyo: Ang Batang Heneral' (Goyo: The Young General), the much-awaited sequel to the acclaimed 2015 historical biopic 'Heneral Luna'. The movie tells the story of one of the Philippines’ youngest heroes, General Gregorio del Pilar.   LISTEN HERE: https://wmp.lnk.to/BenandBenSusi
    Jul 17, 2018 31
  • 16 Jul 2018
    One of the most iconic rock bands in the local music scene, Slapshock released their new official music video for their song “Lason” that was uploaded today, July 16, 2018, on their official YouTube channel.   “Lason” is the band’s single from their latest album entitled “Atake” that was released last year (2017) with 11 tracks on it.  The music video was also launched during their show for Dickies Philippines OPM Rockfest at the SM City Lipa Batangas last Friday, July 13, 2018. It was directed by Tim Tupa from Team Manila Graphic Design Production.     Slapshock is composed of Jamir Garcia on vocals, Lean Ansing and Jerry Basco on guitars, Lee Nadela on bass, and Chi Evora on drums.   Here is “Lason” new official music video by Slapshock      
    388 Posted by Franz Santiago
  • One of the most iconic rock bands in the local music scene, Slapshock released their new official music video for their song “Lason” that was uploaded today, July 16, 2018, on their official YouTube channel.   “Lason” is the band’s single from their latest album entitled “Atake” that was released last year (2017) with 11 tracks on it.  The music video was also launched during their show for Dickies Philippines OPM Rockfest at the SM City Lipa Batangas last Friday, July 13, 2018. It was directed by Tim Tupa from Team Manila Graphic Design Production.     Slapshock is composed of Jamir Garcia on vocals, Lean Ansing and Jerry Basco on guitars, Lee Nadela on bass, and Chi Evora on drums.   Here is “Lason” new official music video by Slapshock      
    Jul 16, 2018 388
  • 13 Jul 2018
    Unique releases his first official music video for his first single “Midnight Sky”. It was uploaded yesterday, July 12, 2018, in O/C Records official YouTube channel.     Midnight Sky is considered as Unique's first single as a solo artist after he left his former band, IV Of Spades a few months ago. The song is also available on Spotify, iTunes, Amazon Music, Deezer and other music streaming apps. The music video was directed by Jaime Pacena and produced by Unique Salonga itself and Kean Cipriano.     Here is Unique’s new official music video of “Midnight Sky”      
    380 Posted by Franz Santiago
  • Unique releases his first official music video for his first single “Midnight Sky”. It was uploaded yesterday, July 12, 2018, in O/C Records official YouTube channel.     Midnight Sky is considered as Unique's first single as a solo artist after he left his former band, IV Of Spades a few months ago. The song is also available on Spotify, iTunes, Amazon Music, Deezer and other music streaming apps. The music video was directed by Jaime Pacena and produced by Unique Salonga itself and Kean Cipriano.     Here is Unique’s new official music video of “Midnight Sky”      
    Jul 13, 2018 380

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  • 05 May 2018
    For the past weeks, the band, IV of Spades have been playing around the country without their lead vocals, Unique Salonga.  Embracing the full support and love of their fans while waiting for their band member.   But yesterday, May 4, 2018, the band released a statement from their official Facebook page that they had a chance to meet and discuss as a group and its official that their lead singer, Unique Salonga, officially left the band to continue his personal endeavors.   After all what happened, the band said that they will continue to create and share more music, and play more shows in the coming weeks.   IV of Spades is composed of Blaster Silonga on guitars, Badjao De Castro on Drums, Zild Benitez on bass, and now, their former lead vocals and guitars, Unique Salonga.   Here is the band's official statement from their official Facebook page    
    13044 Posted by Franz Santiago
  • For the past weeks, the band, IV of Spades have been playing around the country without their lead vocals, Unique Salonga.  Embracing the full support and love of their fans while waiting for their band member.   But yesterday, May 4, 2018, the band released a statement from their official Facebook page that they had a chance to meet and discuss as a group and its official that their lead singer, Unique Salonga, officially left the band to continue his personal endeavors.   After all what happened, the band said that they will continue to create and share more music, and play more shows in the coming weeks.   IV of Spades is composed of Blaster Silonga on guitars, Badjao De Castro on Drums, Zild Benitez on bass, and now, their former lead vocals and guitars, Unique Salonga.   Here is the band's official statement from their official Facebook page    
    May 05, 2018 13044
  • 11 Jun 2018
    One of the pillars of Pinoy rock, Razorback just announced that their lead vocalist, Kevin Roy, have parted ways with the band. It was posted on the bands official Facebook page last night, Sunday, June 10, 2018.         Razorback is considered as one of the legends of Philippine Rock music producing 9 albums and gathering different music awards. After almost three (3) decades in the rock scene, the band is still alive and kickin’, playing in different events inside and outside the country.     Despite of their surprising announcement from their social media page, the band stated that they still forge and give the fans the “Rakenrol” that they deserve. They also wish their front man a good luck in his future endeavors. There’s no announcement yet who would replace Roy’s shoe, but the band has been touring with General Luna’s former lead vocalist, Nicole Asensio.   Razorback is composed of Brian Velasco on drums, Tirso Ripoll and Manuel Legarda on guitars, Louie Talan on bass, and now, their former vocalist, Kevin Roy.   Here are some of Razorback’s live performances with Kevin Roy            
    11455 Posted by Franz Santiago
  • One of the pillars of Pinoy rock, Razorback just announced that their lead vocalist, Kevin Roy, have parted ways with the band. It was posted on the bands official Facebook page last night, Sunday, June 10, 2018.         Razorback is considered as one of the legends of Philippine Rock music producing 9 albums and gathering different music awards. After almost three (3) decades in the rock scene, the band is still alive and kickin’, playing in different events inside and outside the country.     Despite of their surprising announcement from their social media page, the band stated that they still forge and give the fans the “Rakenrol” that they deserve. They also wish their front man a good luck in his future endeavors. There’s no announcement yet who would replace Roy’s shoe, but the band has been touring with General Luna’s former lead vocalist, Nicole Asensio.   Razorback is composed of Brian Velasco on drums, Tirso Ripoll and Manuel Legarda on guitars, Louie Talan on bass, and now, their former vocalist, Kevin Roy.   Here are some of Razorback’s live performances with Kevin Roy            
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  • 26 Jun 2018
    A few weeks ago, Alternative rock band, Maryzark together with some other local artists and their fans, gathered at Cabin 420 Bar & Bistro for the music video launch of their latest single “Sshhh”. And yesterday, June 25, 2018, the band uploaded it on their official Facebook account.       “Sshhh” is the band’s latest single that was released a few months ago. It is available now on Spotify, iTunes and you can request and vote for it for streaming at Myx Philippines. The music video was directed by Eric JP and Nicole Monta of Nojire Studios. It was recorded at Yellow Room Music Philippines, mixed and mastered by Jam Bumanlag, under Warner Music Philippines. The cast for the music video was from the Philippine School for the Deaf namely Ella and Ghen Vhan.       Maryzark is composed of Ice Gecolea on vocals, Paolo Segura and Niko Bacani on guitars, Axel Vito Cruz on synth, Sean De Leon on bass, and Paulo Mendoza on drums.     Here is Maryzark’s new official music video for their song “Sshhh”  
    10407 Posted by Franz Santiago
  • A few weeks ago, Alternative rock band, Maryzark together with some other local artists and their fans, gathered at Cabin 420 Bar & Bistro for the music video launch of their latest single “Sshhh”. And yesterday, June 25, 2018, the band uploaded it on their official Facebook account.       “Sshhh” is the band’s latest single that was released a few months ago. It is available now on Spotify, iTunes and you can request and vote for it for streaming at Myx Philippines. The music video was directed by Eric JP and Nicole Monta of Nojire Studios. It was recorded at Yellow Room Music Philippines, mixed and mastered by Jam Bumanlag, under Warner Music Philippines. The cast for the music video was from the Philippine School for the Deaf namely Ella and Ghen Vhan.       Maryzark is composed of Ice Gecolea on vocals, Paolo Segura and Niko Bacani on guitars, Axel Vito Cruz on synth, Sean De Leon on bass, and Paulo Mendoza on drums.     Here is Maryzark’s new official music video for their song “Sshhh”  
    Jun 26, 2018 10407
  • 25 Jun 2018
    Monday, June 25, 2018 – SkyChurch announced that their drummer, Robert Dela Cruz will be indefinitely out of the band’s roster. There are no further reasons given yet but the band assured that they are open for him to come back whenever he is ready and finished with his personal endeavors. The band also states that they will be stronger and promised that they will release a series of materials as soon as possible.     Here is the band’s official statement from their official Facebook count.  
    8586 Posted by Franz Santiago
  • Monday, June 25, 2018 – SkyChurch announced that their drummer, Robert Dela Cruz will be indefinitely out of the band’s roster. There are no further reasons given yet but the band assured that they are open for him to come back whenever he is ready and finished with his personal endeavors. The band also states that they will be stronger and promised that they will release a series of materials as soon as possible.     Here is the band’s official statement from their official Facebook count.  
    Jun 25, 2018 8586
  • 16 Mar 2018
        The Chongkeys Signs Under Warner Music Philippines   The Chongkeys is now up for a new game. Yesterday, March 15, 2018, the band officially became a part of Warner Music Philippines’ growing family. Ian Monsod and Joey Valverde, the people behind Warner Music Philippines, officially welcomes Johan Lugtu and Benjie Estanislao as they formally signed their contract. The Chongkeys is composed of Benjie Estanislao, Johan Lugtu, Dennis Baylon, Mark Marquez, along with their percussionists Emil, Andrei, and JR. They are known for their hits like Gabi ng Lagim, Diksyonaryo, and Tignan Mo. Don’t forget to stream their music via Spotify.            By Iel Dazo  
    5582 Posted by Rakista Radio
  •     The Chongkeys Signs Under Warner Music Philippines   The Chongkeys is now up for a new game. Yesterday, March 15, 2018, the band officially became a part of Warner Music Philippines’ growing family. Ian Monsod and Joey Valverde, the people behind Warner Music Philippines, officially welcomes Johan Lugtu and Benjie Estanislao as they formally signed their contract. The Chongkeys is composed of Benjie Estanislao, Johan Lugtu, Dennis Baylon, Mark Marquez, along with their percussionists Emil, Andrei, and JR. They are known for their hits like Gabi ng Lagim, Diksyonaryo, and Tignan Mo. Don’t forget to stream their music via Spotify.            By Iel Dazo  
    Mar 16, 2018 5582
  • 27 Jun 2018
    From frontman Sud's back tat which means, "From delight we came into existence", we now exist in delight from all the good that's been happening to the band and all our peers in the scene. A current line-up of 5 members strong with Sud Ballecer on vocals and guitar,Jimbo Cuenco on drums, Kohl Aguilar on keys, Carlos Dela Fuente on sax, Raisa Racelis on bass, SUD is still on a mission for your pleasure, but way better and way more different. “Sana Bumalik” is a song that talks about the simplest, most basic core of longing for something you’ve lost. May it be a break up, death in the family, friendship, what have you, losing something you never wished to lose is always painful. And the song talks about just that- the dark place we find ourselves in when we’re in state of grief. All the conversations you have with a memory. The pleading for something you know you can never have again. Line per line is vivid display of defeat, irony, indecision, wastage, and desolation all rolled up in one bite-size sushi of a song. But as much as the track is undemanding and elementary, the music behind the straightforward lyrics is just as grand and immense; almost like the perfect musical score to a downcast scene in a film. This is also SUD’s first heartbreak song. A tearjerker of a soundtrack even for the happiest of people. SUD is OPM’s hottest when it comes to the band scene, so don’t forget to like their official Facebook page for updates on their amazing music. You can also follow them on Twitter and Instagram, and catch them in videos by subscribing to their official YouTube channel.   For only the best in international and local music, like and follow Warner Music Philippines’ official Facebook page, Twitter and Instagram. Get exclusive content in videos when you subscribe to Warner Music PH’s official YouTube channel.  
    5098 Posted by Rakista Radio
  • From frontman Sud's back tat which means, "From delight we came into existence", we now exist in delight from all the good that's been happening to the band and all our peers in the scene. A current line-up of 5 members strong with Sud Ballecer on vocals and guitar,Jimbo Cuenco on drums, Kohl Aguilar on keys, Carlos Dela Fuente on sax, Raisa Racelis on bass, SUD is still on a mission for your pleasure, but way better and way more different. “Sana Bumalik” is a song that talks about the simplest, most basic core of longing for something you’ve lost. May it be a break up, death in the family, friendship, what have you, losing something you never wished to lose is always painful. And the song talks about just that- the dark place we find ourselves in when we’re in state of grief. All the conversations you have with a memory. The pleading for something you know you can never have again. Line per line is vivid display of defeat, irony, indecision, wastage, and desolation all rolled up in one bite-size sushi of a song. But as much as the track is undemanding and elementary, the music behind the straightforward lyrics is just as grand and immense; almost like the perfect musical score to a downcast scene in a film. This is also SUD’s first heartbreak song. A tearjerker of a soundtrack even for the happiest of people. SUD is OPM’s hottest when it comes to the band scene, so don’t forget to like their official Facebook page for updates on their amazing music. You can also follow them on Twitter and Instagram, and catch them in videos by subscribing to their official YouTube channel.   For only the best in international and local music, like and follow Warner Music Philippines’ official Facebook page, Twitter and Instagram. Get exclusive content in videos when you subscribe to Warner Music PH’s official YouTube channel.  
    Jun 27, 2018 5098
  • 19 Apr 2018
    EARTH DAY JAM 2018 Interactive Earth Day Jam 2018 returns to Quezon City Memorial Circle Venue The longest running music event for the environment Earth Day Jam 2018 returns to one of its original concert venues; the Quezon City Memorial Circle on April 28, 2018 starting at 5pm. It is a milestone for this annual live music event which continues to influence Filipinos through music and education to be responsible in caring more for planet Earth’s well-being.   “It is a historic period for Earth Day Jam fans who have followed this annual music event over many summer years for Mother Earth. Quezon Memorial Circle brings back insightful memories about the festival’s roots and itss expanding environmental advocacies,” recalls Earth Day Jam founder singer Lou Bonnevie.   This years adapted theme for Earth Day Jam emphasizes on key elements Water, Air and Trash (WAT). It is a running advocacy that has kept Earth Day Jam grounded with the youth, development organizations and government institutions working on environment welfare and protection.   “Everybody has a key role when it comes to conserving the environment. We can protect Mother Earth through simple things like conserving water, keeping the air we breathe clean and managing an almost zero trash environment,” said Bonnevie.   True to the festival’s defining environmental global theme, Earth Day Jam 2018 seeks to attract even more Filipinos this year, particularly the younger generation, to become sensibly pro-active on its overall campaign to save planet Earth. “It is not enough being able to simply like or post all your support for the Earth on-line. It does not work that way! We want everybody to really start participating, do their personal share through simple things like planting trees and reducing their personal carbon footprints.”   More Jam Sessions: Known for its epic live pop music (open air) stagings, Earth Day Jam 2018 is set to feature over 100 musicians. “It is a grand combination between new and senior musicians in a single night of great music. It is something you look forward to in every Earth Day Jam event. Moreover, this event remains is open and free to the public,” says Bonnevie.   Featured artists for Earth Day Jam 2018 include Abra, Barbie Almalbis, Chicosi, Grace Note, Joey Ayala, Lou Bonnevie, Mayonnaise, Philia, Rouge, Sandwich, Sud, Tanya Markova, the Chongkeys and Wally Gonzalez joined by Wolfgang guitarist Manuel Legarda and introducing ace guitar protégé Gabriel Lazaro. Special guest artists shall include LA “grassroot” rapper Aw Day P. “He (AW Day P) will be specially flying in from LA for Earth Day Jam 2018. He is a very talented musician who agreed to jam with us for this Mother Earth celebration,” said Bonnevie. The Jam will be hosted by award winning actor Alvin Anson, award winning indie film actress Phoebe Walker, TV personality Pam Nieva and the Earthday Jam Foundation’s Corporate Secretary and youth spokesperson Midi Gentica.    Recognizing contributions to various environmental campaigns and artist’s musical legacy, Earth Day Jam 2018 will extend a special citation to Filipino singer and known environmentalist Joey Ayala, who does a rare Earth Day Jam stint with junior musicians.   Special guest resource speakers include experts and official from DENR, Earthday Jam Foundations’ partner in this endeavor with environmental luminaries supporting the event by short discussions on the most critical environmental issues.   More Interactive campaign: With support from the Local Government of QC, this year’s Earth Day Jam will have a more interactive campaign. Early participants can avail of Earth Day Jam 2018’s interactive booths showcasing art and drum sessions, an environmental puppet show, electric vehicle display, biking demo, organic stalls and other interesting exhibitions. “These exhibiting booths engage people to learn about Mother Earth through actual social participation with other guests.” There will also be a film showing featuring environmental documentaries before the concert.   The Earthday Jam Recyclable Trading will take place starting at 3 pm with the Quezon City Government spearheading the campaign on recycling with participants who will be bringing in paper, pet bottles and aluminum cans receiving concert VIP pass and freebies. Anti-trash Experiment: A special waste garbage collection activity will be implemented throughout the concert. “It is an experimental activity wherein concert goers are encouraged to collect accumulated garbage during event and weigh them after so that they can see how much trash can be accumulated from throwing garbage,” said Bonnevie. Earth Day Jam regularly uses this anti-garbage exercise for actual public awareness.   GAIA Awards: The Foundation’s own “GAIA Awards” will be bestowing individuals and organizations who have successfully contributed to the welfare of the overall environmental campaign and advocacy efforts in the Philippines. This year’s awardees include green advocates Gina Lopez, Ipat Luna and the Environmental Science Institute of Miriam College along with Earthday Jam supporters Abra and Brownman Revival in the category of Earth friendly music artists. Special Citations will be given to the Peace and Equity Foundation and Lifebank Foundation. Pre-Concert Contest: Raising awareness before actual concert, Earth Day Jam 2018 shall also launch “Future Green”. This special on-line initiative engages Filipinos to submit their best ideas concerning renewable energy on Earth Day Jam’s official social media page. The top ten ingenuities will be announced during the event.   Earthday Jam 2018 is presented by the Earthday Jam Foundation in cooperation with the DENR and the Quezon City Government. Supporters include First Gen Corporation, Maynilad, PRRC, Tagbalay Foundation, peace and Equity Foundation, Lifebank Foundation. Also supporting are Ministop, Dickies, 888 Electric Vehicles, Cravings, Philippine Star, Business Mirror, Philippine Concerts, Manila Concert Scene, Rakista Radio and ABS CBN as our official network.   For more info,log on to www.earthdayjamfoundation.com and like the earthday jam foundation page.    
    4849 Posted by Rakista Radio
  • EARTH DAY JAM 2018 Interactive Earth Day Jam 2018 returns to Quezon City Memorial Circle Venue The longest running music event for the environment Earth Day Jam 2018 returns to one of its original concert venues; the Quezon City Memorial Circle on April 28, 2018 starting at 5pm. It is a milestone for this annual live music event which continues to influence Filipinos through music and education to be responsible in caring more for planet Earth’s well-being.   “It is a historic period for Earth Day Jam fans who have followed this annual music event over many summer years for Mother Earth. Quezon Memorial Circle brings back insightful memories about the festival’s roots and itss expanding environmental advocacies,” recalls Earth Day Jam founder singer Lou Bonnevie.   This years adapted theme for Earth Day Jam emphasizes on key elements Water, Air and Trash (WAT). It is a running advocacy that has kept Earth Day Jam grounded with the youth, development organizations and government institutions working on environment welfare and protection.   “Everybody has a key role when it comes to conserving the environment. We can protect Mother Earth through simple things like conserving water, keeping the air we breathe clean and managing an almost zero trash environment,” said Bonnevie.   True to the festival’s defining environmental global theme, Earth Day Jam 2018 seeks to attract even more Filipinos this year, particularly the younger generation, to become sensibly pro-active on its overall campaign to save planet Earth. “It is not enough being able to simply like or post all your support for the Earth on-line. It does not work that way! We want everybody to really start participating, do their personal share through simple things like planting trees and reducing their personal carbon footprints.”   More Jam Sessions: Known for its epic live pop music (open air) stagings, Earth Day Jam 2018 is set to feature over 100 musicians. “It is a grand combination between new and senior musicians in a single night of great music. It is something you look forward to in every Earth Day Jam event. Moreover, this event remains is open and free to the public,” says Bonnevie.   Featured artists for Earth Day Jam 2018 include Abra, Barbie Almalbis, Chicosi, Grace Note, Joey Ayala, Lou Bonnevie, Mayonnaise, Philia, Rouge, Sandwich, Sud, Tanya Markova, the Chongkeys and Wally Gonzalez joined by Wolfgang guitarist Manuel Legarda and introducing ace guitar protégé Gabriel Lazaro. Special guest artists shall include LA “grassroot” rapper Aw Day P. “He (AW Day P) will be specially flying in from LA for Earth Day Jam 2018. He is a very talented musician who agreed to jam with us for this Mother Earth celebration,” said Bonnevie. The Jam will be hosted by award winning actor Alvin Anson, award winning indie film actress Phoebe Walker, TV personality Pam Nieva and the Earthday Jam Foundation’s Corporate Secretary and youth spokesperson Midi Gentica.    Recognizing contributions to various environmental campaigns and artist’s musical legacy, Earth Day Jam 2018 will extend a special citation to Filipino singer and known environmentalist Joey Ayala, who does a rare Earth Day Jam stint with junior musicians.   Special guest resource speakers include experts and official from DENR, Earthday Jam Foundations’ partner in this endeavor with environmental luminaries supporting the event by short discussions on the most critical environmental issues.   More Interactive campaign: With support from the Local Government of QC, this year’s Earth Day Jam will have a more interactive campaign. Early participants can avail of Earth Day Jam 2018’s interactive booths showcasing art and drum sessions, an environmental puppet show, electric vehicle display, biking demo, organic stalls and other interesting exhibitions. “These exhibiting booths engage people to learn about Mother Earth through actual social participation with other guests.” There will also be a film showing featuring environmental documentaries before the concert.   The Earthday Jam Recyclable Trading will take place starting at 3 pm with the Quezon City Government spearheading the campaign on recycling with participants who will be bringing in paper, pet bottles and aluminum cans receiving concert VIP pass and freebies. Anti-trash Experiment: A special waste garbage collection activity will be implemented throughout the concert. “It is an experimental activity wherein concert goers are encouraged to collect accumulated garbage during event and weigh them after so that they can see how much trash can be accumulated from throwing garbage,” said Bonnevie. Earth Day Jam regularly uses this anti-garbage exercise for actual public awareness.   GAIA Awards: The Foundation’s own “GAIA Awards” will be bestowing individuals and organizations who have successfully contributed to the welfare of the overall environmental campaign and advocacy efforts in the Philippines. This year’s awardees include green advocates Gina Lopez, Ipat Luna and the Environmental Science Institute of Miriam College along with Earthday Jam supporters Abra and Brownman Revival in the category of Earth friendly music artists. Special Citations will be given to the Peace and Equity Foundation and Lifebank Foundation. Pre-Concert Contest: Raising awareness before actual concert, Earth Day Jam 2018 shall also launch “Future Green”. This special on-line initiative engages Filipinos to submit their best ideas concerning renewable energy on Earth Day Jam’s official social media page. The top ten ingenuities will be announced during the event.   Earthday Jam 2018 is presented by the Earthday Jam Foundation in cooperation with the DENR and the Quezon City Government. Supporters include First Gen Corporation, Maynilad, PRRC, Tagbalay Foundation, peace and Equity Foundation, Lifebank Foundation. Also supporting are Ministop, Dickies, 888 Electric Vehicles, Cravings, Philippine Star, Business Mirror, Philippine Concerts, Manila Concert Scene, Rakista Radio and ABS CBN as our official network.   For more info,log on to www.earthdayjamfoundation.com and like the earthday jam foundation page.    
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  • 13 Mar 2018
      Rising OPM band Better Days, composed of Daniel Paringit (Vocalist and Lead Guitar), Rosner Mabuti (Pianist), and Gelo Cabigon (Bassist), launched their music video for their hit debut single ‘Sige Lang’ on March 7, 2018 (Wednesday). The single was recently featured as Barangay LS FM 97.1 ’s most wanted song of the week. This, together with their other single ‘Nararamdaman’ are already highlighted on multiple Spotify Playlists, including ‘I Love You Sabado,’ ‘Pinoy Love Ballads,’ ‘New Music Friday Philippines,’ ‘Relax Tayo,’ and ‘Philippines Viral 50’ with both songs having over 200,000 plays in only a month. Among their growing number of gigs, they have already been included in various major events such as Rakrakan Festival 2018: Pinoy Muna! and UP Fair 2018: Elements. The premiere of Better Days’ ‘Sige Lang’ Music Video happened on March 7, 2018 (Wednesday) at 70s Bistro, Anonas, Quezon City, which also showcased live performances from Better Days, Hilera, Banda ni Kleggy, Where’s Ramona, and Stellar. The video was likewise launched on the Number 1 Music Channel MYX last weekend and is currently drawing raves. Better Days’ two singles, ‘Sige Lang’ and ‘Nararamdaman’ are now available on iTunes, Apple Music, Spotify, Deezer, Spinner, and Amazon. Follow them on Instagram and Twitter @betterdaystour and on Facebook at facebook.com/betterdaystour
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  •   Rising OPM band Better Days, composed of Daniel Paringit (Vocalist and Lead Guitar), Rosner Mabuti (Pianist), and Gelo Cabigon (Bassist), launched their music video for their hit debut single ‘Sige Lang’ on March 7, 2018 (Wednesday). The single was recently featured as Barangay LS FM 97.1 ’s most wanted song of the week. This, together with their other single ‘Nararamdaman’ are already highlighted on multiple Spotify Playlists, including ‘I Love You Sabado,’ ‘Pinoy Love Ballads,’ ‘New Music Friday Philippines,’ ‘Relax Tayo,’ and ‘Philippines Viral 50’ with both songs having over 200,000 plays in only a month. Among their growing number of gigs, they have already been included in various major events such as Rakrakan Festival 2018: Pinoy Muna! and UP Fair 2018: Elements. The premiere of Better Days’ ‘Sige Lang’ Music Video happened on March 7, 2018 (Wednesday) at 70s Bistro, Anonas, Quezon City, which also showcased live performances from Better Days, Hilera, Banda ni Kleggy, Where’s Ramona, and Stellar. The video was likewise launched on the Number 1 Music Channel MYX last weekend and is currently drawing raves. Better Days’ two singles, ‘Sige Lang’ and ‘Nararamdaman’ are now available on iTunes, Apple Music, Spotify, Deezer, Spinner, and Amazon. Follow them on Instagram and Twitter @betterdaystour and on Facebook at facebook.com/betterdaystour
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  • 05 Jan 2018
      Sponge Cola is back with an interesting pair of songs to close out 2017 and at the same time open 2018. Fresh off their latest hit “Bahaghari," the band is set to release “Tempura" and “Kunwari."   Universal Records proudly launches "Kunwari" alongside "Tempura".   Bassist Gosh Dilay penned the bittersweet “Kunwari," that despite being a lighthearted song, deals with something everyone is all too familiar with: unrequited love. Framed by Dilay's trademark Filipino, “Kunwari” emphasizes the push and pull between being eager risk takers, and safe calculated people when it comes to love.   Both “Tempura" and “Kunwari” are available on all digital platforms!
    2909 Posted by Rakista Radio
  •   Sponge Cola is back with an interesting pair of songs to close out 2017 and at the same time open 2018. Fresh off their latest hit “Bahaghari," the band is set to release “Tempura" and “Kunwari."   Universal Records proudly launches "Kunwari" alongside "Tempura".   Bassist Gosh Dilay penned the bittersweet “Kunwari," that despite being a lighthearted song, deals with something everyone is all too familiar with: unrequited love. Framed by Dilay's trademark Filipino, “Kunwari” emphasizes the push and pull between being eager risk takers, and safe calculated people when it comes to love.   Both “Tempura" and “Kunwari” are available on all digital platforms!
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