The battle continues as Converse Philippines officially launched #ConverseGetLoud band competition with five local bands vying to be hailed as the first “Get Loud” over-all champion. Five bands compete on this nationwide search that involved scouring hundreds of performance venues, visiting thousand of band sites and YouTube channels for Converse Philippines “Get Loud”.
These bands namely Even from North Luzon, Bethany from Visayas, Kissbone from Cainta, Brisom from Metro Manila, and Jad Montenegro from Davao showed up in a press launch musical gathering held at Flare Bar in Pasig City. The five acts showcase their original songs which will be recorded by one of the music industry’s finest producer, Angee Rozul, as part of the online voting competition where their fans can start voting for them starting on October 7. Fans may vote for their favorite act at www.facebook.com/ConversePhilipines by clicking on the “Get Loud” tab, 20% of these votes will comprise the band’s final score.
Even performed Luminary; Bethany with Keep Moving On; Kissbone with Distance and Motion; Brisom with Walking Lives; and Jad Montenegro with The Escapist. Each songs are tailored from the bands personal experiences, written by them, some of which even before the competition and the one from Brisom was written specifically for “Get Loud”.
Guest bands Callalily and 6cyclemind performed on stage in between the program. See more photos here.
The “Get Loud” Finals will happen on November 9. The grand prize winner will walk away with Php 150,000 worth of cash and Converse products. The first and second runner-ups and remaining two finalists will be awarded with Php 100,000; Php 60,000; and Php 40,000 worth of cash and Converse products respectively.
To know more of this competition, visit Converse Philippines’ Facebook page and Follow them on Twitter and Instagram at @ConversePH for updates.
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