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Coldplay Announce Asian Tour for April 2017

Coldplay finally rocks Manila! Pre-sale reservation of tickets for Globe customers starts Nov. 18!

 

 “Tell me your secrets and ask me your questions…” Almost all the music-minded people in the world have been preparing for this awesome news. And when the headline broke out, everyone just went “Yellow”! Coldplay have announced last Nov. 16 a run of Asian stadium shows for the acclaimed A Head Full Of Dreams Tour, including the band’s first ever concerts in Taiwan, the Philippines, and South Korea (they last played Japan in 2014 and Singapore in 2009). Tickets for the Asian dates go on sale on 17 Nov (Seoul), 18 Nov (Singapore, Tokyo) and 24 Nov (Manila, Taipei). “Look […]

SENNHEISER SOUND FORUM

Sennheiser Sound Forum

 

 Sennheiser is way no doubt one of the prestigious brands when it comes to audio lines of product. Many prefer Sennheiser because of the clear, crisp, and hi-def it provides for all audio needs, big or small events, public or private use.   Audio specialist Sennheiser is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of headphones, microphones, and wireless transmission systems. It was founded in 1945 by electrical engineer Prof. Dr. Fritz Sennheiser.  Last July, Sennheiser launched its inaugural Sound Forum in the Philippines for a physical experience of Sennheiser premier products through an experiential presentation of its high-end headphones. The […]

BAKOOD FESTIVAL 2016 MARCHING BANDS DRUM BATTLE SHOW COMPETITION

Bakood Festival 2016 MUSIKO Marching Band, Drum Battle, and Show Competition

 

 It was our first time to cover Bakood Festival and it was a great opportunity to watch marching bands from different provinces and region of the country as they gallantly paraded their costumes and uniforms for the whole day in the streets of Poblacion in Bacoor, Cavite last Saturday. The Marching Bands Parade was part of the Bakood Festival 2016 MUSIKO and Bacoor’s 345th Founding Anniversary celebration highlighted with the Drum Battle, Show Competition, and Awarding Ceremony attended by town head Mayor Lani Mercado-Revilla. This blog was part of the social media and online sites who were invited by Edwin Guinto of the […]

FILSCAP PIONEER MOVE ON LANG SONGWRITING COMPETITION

FILSCAP and Pioneer launched Campus Caravan and songwriting competition

 

 Filipino Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers, Inc. (FILSCAP), the sole and official music copyright society in the Philippines, together with Pioneer, one of the top life and non-life insurance companies in the country, launched today the FILSCAP Campus Caravan, a college songwriting talk that aims to guide aspiring musicians in the different aspects of songwriting. The FILSCAP Campus Caravan will visit De La Salle University-Manila, San Beda College Alabang, UP Diliman, University of Santo Tomas, Ateneo De Manila University, San Beda Alabang, University of Makati, and Ateneo De Davao to have a songwritibg workshop talk. A face-to-face sessiob with […]

RAK OF AEGIS

Rak of Aegis’ 5th year returns with fresh faces and theater stalwarts

 

 Rak of Aegis is a musical theatrical play that has been creating stir of wonderful reviews since it began five years ago. Rak of Aegis is Philippine Educational Theater Asscotian’s (PETA) hit comedy welcome break from the grueling summer heat as the company gears toward celebrating its 50th year. Different actors and actresses have been assigned to the Rak of Aegis roles over the years, and for 2016 new breed of fresh faces and theater stalwarts headline the show with extraordinary spectacle of rain and flood set to run from June 17 to August 28, 2016 with whopping 82 shows. […]

STAR MOVIES MOVE-A-THON GRAND WINNER THE KPOP MOVEATHONERS

5-member team The KPop Moveathoners bags P200k at Star Movies Move-A-Thon

 

 There were about 200 participants for this year’s second Star Movies Move-A-Thon held at Houze Manila at the basement of Remmington Manila Hotel in Resorts World Manila complex. Move-A-Thon is a movie marathon that required non-stop dancing from contenders who wanted to be declared the Philippines’ ultimate film lovers. These individual were grouped with respective 5-members per team and to beat the 24-hour clock, moving and dancing to the soundtrack of Annie, Magic Mike XXL, Frozen, Pitch Perfect 2, Happy Feet 2, Mama Mia, and of course, Dirty Dancing. The group that made it as the last team standing was […]

UNICEF X CEBU PACIFIC X CHANGE FOR GOOD

Cebu Pacific and UNICEF rise for children’s health and nutrition campaign

 

 UNICEF and Cebu Pacific partners for Change for Good campaign which will make a child’s first 1000 days disease-free and well taken care of. Each currency that every Cebu Pacific flying passengers donate to Change for Good will go directly to UNICEF to fund the daily needs of less-fortunate kids in the Philippines up to their 1,000 growing days.   *I always fly to different countries and have seen these on-flight donations and I wonder to myself, ‘when are we going to have this project in my country where an airline will support UNICEF’s Change for Good?’ shared actress Anne […]

ERASERHEADS REUNITED 2016

Eraserheads ‘reunited’ one more time

 

 Last night, rock band Eraserheads made a surprise appearance and made every Eheads fans dream came true after seeing Ely Buendia, Marcus Adoro, Buddy Zabala, and Raimund Marasigan together in one stage, one more time. The surprise concert-themed gig happened last night during the unveiling of the new logo for a telecommunication company held in Makati Shangri-La Hotel. The Philippine alternative band gained popularity in the 90s and even to the day that the band disbanded, fans became even more interested and curious of their next move. Individual members of Eraserheads formed their own bands and are still active in […]

MANILA X FESTIVAL AT THE GLOBE CIRCUIT EVENTS GROUND IN MAKATI

Fashion + Music amped #ManilaXperience in Makati

 

 Manila X Founder and Creative Director John Lozano’s inspiration to give every Filipino an access to fashion and to help them discover and embracing their individuality with the help of music came to life with the staging of Manila X Festival last June 4, 2016. Four themed fashion shows were styled by duo Rain Dagala and Em Millan, Bang Pineda, John Paul Dizon and Myrrh Lao To. Hip retail website Zalora also held its own show. Manila X Festival was under the helm of Paolo Valenciano, each fashion show were scored by live musical acts from The Juans, Thyro and Yumi, […]

JBL ACOUSTICAL SPACE REOPENING IN SM MEGAMALL

JBL Acoustical Space reopens in SM Megamall with improved access to audio products

 

 JBL Acoustical Space under Beyond Innovations Inc. reopened its recently renovated audio store in SM Megamall with improved access to HARMAN’s award-winning products from legendary brands such as JBL™, harman/kardon™ and AKG™. JBL Acoustical Space features award-winning products from HARMAN’s brands, including home audio products, high-performance loudspeakers and headphones for everyone from sound aficionados and tech gurus to music lovers and style seekers. The event also marked as the official grand opening of JBL Acoustical Space which is located at the 4th floor Cyberzone, the technology and lifestyle center of SM Megamall. This event, attended by JBL/HARMAN and Beyond Innovations executives, dealers and […]

GAL GADOT AS WONDER WOMAN

Wonder Woman steals the show from Batman and Superman with spine-chilling ‘Is She With You’ badass movie soundtrack

 

 ‘Brutal, fierce, and brave’ that’s what comes into my mind upon hearing the double-edged electric guitar “Is She With You”  riff when Wonder Woman came in to steal the show from Batman and Superman who were battling Doomsday as the ‘creature’ wrecks havoc in Metropolis and Gotham City in the movie Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. This is no spoiler, by the way, as we’ve all seen this already in trailers. It was a perfect grand entrance for the Amazon Princess, summing up for the total of her 7 minutes on-screen presence, until we see her next time on her own movie. […]

OPPO BRAND ENDORSER SARAH GERONIMO AT THE OPPO MUSIC FEST

OPPO F1’s Selfie Expertise gets the spotlight at OPPO Music Fest

 

 The OPPO Music Fest, headlined by OPPO endorser Sarah Geronimo, Up Dharma Down, Marc Marasigan, Victor Pring, Marga on the Mic, Kat DJ, and Deuce Manila’s Patty Tiu,brought to the fore the selfie expertise of the F1 last Friday, March 18 held at the Globe Circuit Event Grounds in Makati. Our field writer went there early to catch the happenings before and during the music fest. And of course, one major attraction for the crowd was a replica of the OPPO F1 camera phone, which was attached to a giant selfie stick – the biggest one used in a festival in the […]

JBL #AMPLIFYPASSION

JBL celebrates music and sound appreciation through #AmplifyPassion campaign

 

 JBL recently held a two-day event of music and sound appreciation to celebrate with their consumers the pursuit of burning desire to excel in their own passion. The event at Glorietta Activity Center last March 10-11 and dubbed #AmplifyPassion, held displays of of JBL’s extensive line of headphones that fit everyone’s interests and needs to push them further with JBL’s signature sound and design. Aside from the exhibit of JBL, Yurbuds, AKG, and Harman Kardon’s extensive headphones line, mall goers had their chance to experience the lifestyle behind each of the featured products. It also included a two-day hologram concert that feature […]

PLUS63 MUSIC FESTIVAL 1ST WAVE

Plus63 music fest debuts in time for Sinulog 2016 weekend celebration

 

 Named after the Philippines’ country code, Plus63 music fest debuted first wave at Cebu International Convention Center Grounds in Mandaue City last January 16 as Cebu province celebrates Sinulog 2016. Crowds flocked CICC grounds from 3PM to 4AM and all dance and rock to the beat and music of Plus63 performers which included local band Powespoonz, DJs The Zombettes and Mark Marasigan, and headlined by Steve Angello. I arrived at the venue past 12 midnight and bought a ticket for PHP 1,200 sold on the day itself. The ticket price was higher compared from the tickets sold for early birds. […]

RIVERMAYA REUNION GIG BRINGS BACK NOSTALGIA

Rivermaya reunion happened while you were sleeping last night

 

 “Rivermaya reunion happened while you were sleeping last night” That was the catch phrase Roxanne Nebres, concert photographer, posted on her Facebook page, accompanying a video of the song “Himala” performed by no-less than the original members of the 90s rising Pinoy Rock era band, Rivermaya. Perf De Castro, Nathan Azarcon, Mark Escueta, and Rico Blanco reunited last night at 19 East of what could be a sign for an upcoming reunion in the future. Bamboo Manalac (also known as Bamboo), lead singer of Rivermaya first generation, was invited but unfortunately he was in the US when this all happened. The reunion […]

RICKY GERVAIS GOLDEN GLOBES AWARD HOST

Ricky Gervais is back for 2016 Golden Globes Award but you didn’t know he was once part of the new wave synth-pop Seona Dancing

 

 For the millennials and 90s kids, they’ve known Ricky Gervais as the creator of The Office, the man who advocates for animal rights, a comedian, and the all-time favorite Golden Globes emcee. But did they think that Ricky Gervais looked like this before? Before he became this? Oh no! Not that one. But this. Just to freshen up your memory. Ricky and friend Bill Macrae was once a British synth-pop duo back in the 80s when they formed Seona Dancing in 1982. Although quite popular, Seona Dancing never made it big time internationally speaking, but interestingly their “More To Lose” became […]

GOD FOR YOU DANCE COVER BY MARIA OZAWA

[Dance] ‘Good For You’ dance cover by Maria Ozawa

 

 Maria Ozawa, whose film Nilalang was one of the Official Entry to the 41st Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF 2015) covers ‘Good For You‘ by Selena Gomez in a hot and sexy dance number during the awards night. And you’re welcome! Have something to add to this story? Share it in the comments. Viewed 110055 times by 7319 viewers ADMINJuan Manila Express is a magazine-themed blog of different niche from daily grind to headline news, to entertainment updates and social media related topics. Email us at [email protected] for your suggestions and comments. Thank you for visiting!More Posts

APPLE DELLEVA BAGS MCJIM DREAMS GET REAL SEASON 2 GRAND CHAMPION TITLE

Apple Delleva wins Grand Champion title in McJim Dreams Get Real Season 2

 

 The competition had a head-to-head results between Apple Delleva and Carmella Ravanilla, who both landed on the same spot just before McJim Dreams Get Real Season 2 winner was announced on stage inside the fan-crowded venue of Music Museum last November 9. The result, a product of manager/producer/pr marketing guru Chris Cahilig, went on to reveal the lone winner for the night as the crowd anticipated who among Apple and Carmella should carry the title, to which a PhP 100,000 cash prize from McJim Classic Leather, artist marketing support, and a talent management contract was awarded to the winner that night. “This is the […]

RESORTS WORLD MANILA GRAND FIESTA MANILA 2015

Resorts World Manila kicks-off yuletide season with Grand Fiesta Manila 2015

 

 The premier entertainment, hotel stay, and leisure destination, Resorts World Manila kicks-off the celebration of this year’s yuletide season with Grand Fiesta Manila 2015 which promises a whole lot of fun and exciting events and happenings culminating on the New Year’s Eve Grand Countdown to be held at the newly opened Marriott Grand Ballroom. Stephen Reilly. Chief Operating Officer Resorts World Manila, welcomes everyone to the celebration of Grand Fiesta Manila 2015, already on its 6th year, as they pay homage to Bacolod‘s renowned MassKara Festival with the theme ‘The Many Faces of Holiday Thrills‘. The non-stop excitement starts with a […]

COLOUD HEADPHONES THE BOOM KIDS

Coloud launches sweat, splash, and dust resistant The Hoop and kid-friendly The Boom Kids

 

 Coloud is a Swedish headphone brand known for delivering functional and minimal in-ear style releases two new exciting products, The Hoop and The Boom Kids, which will make life more easier, especially for athletes or sports enthusiasts and kids who love to play and listen to music. The Hoop is developed for the urban adventurer and sports enthusiasts, making life easy for athletes, built for energetic life with its ultra-lightweight in-ear headphones. Athletes and the adventurers run, sweat, and got wet whenever they’re doing their activities. No worries. The Hoop is splash, sweat, and dust resistant, and won’t slow you […]

FLOTSAM THE MOVIE

FLOTSAM the movie scores great tracks and girls in bikinis

 

 Some people go to the beach to have fun, relax, and unwind. Some to mend and forget a broken heart. But for people and visitors of Surf Town in La Union, (San Juan, that is) it’s catching the wave that fulfills the soul. This is what FLOTSAM the movie is all about, written and directed by Jay Abello who spent a lot of time in La Union for a year and got inspired to write a documentary about making coffee, making pizza, and waiting for the waves. Co-written by Mickey Galang who has lived in San Juan for ten years, FLOTSAM […]

ANG DATING DAAN CHORALE MCGI BREAKS GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS LARGEST GOSPEL CHOIR

Flock of Ang Dating Daan Chorale participants set Guinness World Records Largest Gospel Choir in the Philippines

 

 “Today, you have the brand new Guinness World Record!” It was overwhelming and fascinating to witness members of Ang Dating Daan Chorale group Members Church of God International (MCGI) singing songs of praises and filled the whole of Smart Araneta Coliseum this evening, October 12,  as they break Guinness World Records Largest Gospel Choir in the Philippines which was achieved by the Iglesia Ni Cristo’s 4,745 participants on July 27, 2014 at the Philippine Arena in Ciudad de Victoria, Bocaue in Bulacan province. In the final and official record, the Largest Gospel Choir was set by 8,688 piece chorale as official number for […]

ASOP MUSIC FESTIVAL YEAR 4

ASOP 4 ‘Song of the Year’ to win P500k on Grand Finals Night

 

 The much-awaited A Song of Praise (ASOP) Year 4 Grand Finals Night happening on October 13 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum will be awarding the best from the 12 grand finalists who will win “Best Music Video Award”, “People’s Choice Award”, “Best Interpreter Award”, 3rd runner-up, 2nd runner-up, 1st runner-up, and this year’s “Song of the Year” that will bring home PhP 500,000 in cash for the composer and interpreter of the song. Now on its 4th year, ASOP Music Festival continues the year-long contest to bring people closer together an strengthen their faith through music. This year’s songs to […]

WD MY CLOUD OS 3

Redesigned My Cloud OS 3 puts more control on photo sharing, backup, and synchronization

 

 As premier DJ Ace Ramos explains the wonder of the new My Cloud OS 3, WD has introduced significant enhancements to the My Cloud personal storage devices, including a new, redesigned My Cloud OS 3 operating system, Software Developer Kit (SDK) enabling enhanced app integration and a dual-drive My Cloud Mirror personal cloud storage offering increased memory and faster processing performance than previous generations. DJ Ace, WD Social Media Influencer, demonstrated the power of the new My Cloud OS 3 over the DJ 101 Session that took place at VUs Bar, 45th floor in Marco Polo Ortigas Manila, just recently. WD’s My […]

GOTHAM S02E01

Fear The Walking Dead S01E04 and Gotham S02E01 open up with ‘Perfect Day’ song by Lou Reed

 

 It was like deja vu. Both Fear The Walking Dead S01E04 and Gotham S02E01 open up with Lou Reed‘s ‘Perfect Day‘. That was one hell of a great opening song for these two shows which shows the melancholy of Fear The Walking Dead and Gotham. I noticed the song being played after hearing it as the rest of the villains were shown and Barbara Kean Gordon slowly walks inside Arkham Asylum. Then boom! I know I just heard it somewhere. Then I googled the recent shows that I’d watched including FTWD. And I was damn right. That song played as […]