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Sarah Geronimo Delivers Onstage And Online #87000 Jollibee Facebook Live Perfromance


 Pop Star Royalty Sarah Geronimo treated her fans to an entertaining and upbeat performance broadcasted live via Facebook from 55 Events Place in Quezon City this afternoon. Sarah G., together with Jollibee, appeared before loyal Popsters in an unforgettable event worthy of its own hashtag. Hosted by Gelli Victor, fan-favorites Sarah and Jollibee gave the attendees the chance to learn the hottest moves and the LSS jingle from the new #87000 TVC. Fans who tuned in on Facebook Live were able to catch Sarah G. having fun with her loyal fans, and even peek into her personal Jollibee favorites and […]


Rivermaya Is Back With A Heavy Rock N’ Roll Feels Single ‘Manila’


 Thanks to Azrael, I woke up to the sound of the ‘new’ Rivermaya. Heavy with the rock n’ roll feels, it looks like the Filipino rock band has finally ‘found’ its right place back once again. For more than 23 years, Rivermaya has been currently moving in circles with different lineup since frontman Bamboo Mañalac departed from the band in 1998. The unexpected departure paved the way for Rico Blanco to assume the primary vocals with remaining member Mark Escueta. Perf de Castro and Nathan Azarcon were replaced by Kakoy Legaspi, Mike Elgar, and Japs Sergio in 2001. Japs penned […]

WMA2 Gives back via WISHclusive Elite Circle


 Wish 107.5 obtained a 236% increase in the number of its YouTube channel subscribers for 2016, making it the fastest-growing channel in the country according to a year-end report released by YouTube Philippines. Raking in a total of 439,407 new subscribers this year, the Wish 107.5 YouTube page now has around 690,000-strong following. It is a treasure trove of over 400 WISHclusive videos that continually earn praises from music lovers and stars here and abroad. WISHclusive Elite Circle Achieving this feat is yet another milestone for the station whose advocacy of bringing the Filipino musicality to the global arena has […]


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. […]


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 […]


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 […]


Kata T Mini 2 review


 We’ve been using the latest tablet from Kata – the T Mini 2, and here’s our two-cents thoughts on this device. For a new player in the mobile industry, Kata has already made its mark to the competition offering smartphone and tablets on its basic and mid-range categories that are amazingly superior on their own. Initially available since February 2015, Kata T Mini 2 is a 6.95″ tablet running on Android operating system with an IPS Display (1024 x 600 pixels) with Ambient Light Sensor, Multi Touch, and Proximity Sensor. Under the hood Quad core Media Tek MT8382 1.3 GHz […]


Google’s crowdsourced ‘Miss Ko Na’ debuts with live performances by Sponge Cola, Itchyworms, Kjwan, and Ebe Dancel


 The crowdsourced OFW song ‘Miss Ko Na‘ was finally launched and debuted with powerhouse performances by Sponge Cola, Itchyworms, Kjwan, and Ebe Dancel – minus the live appearance of YouTube sensation Mikey Bustos at KPub BBQ in BGC last Tuesday, September 1. The artists worked together to put melody and structure to the answers to Google’s question “Anong namimiss mo sa Pilipinas?” (“What do you miss most in the Philippines?”) Google asked for submissions from OFWs using Google Forms and on their social media accounts using the hashtag #GoogleMissKoNa, which were then used as lyrics to the song. The “Miss Ko Na” music video is […]

Up Dharma Down, sharing stories behind "All the Good Things"

Up Dharma Down promotes ‘all the good things’ about Singapore with their latest single


   Emerging four-piece Philippine indie band Up Dharma Down (UDD) revealed the beauty of Singapore releasing another eargasmic hit entitled “All the Good Things” In collaboration with Singapore Tourism Board, the latest single defines all of their unique experiences as a band, inspired by the breathtaking landscapes of Singapore. “Through this collaboration with Up Dharma Down, we hope that Filipino travelers will view Singapore as a destination where they can partake in unique experiences across retail, dinning, entertainment and attractions,” expressed Adrian Kong, the Area Director for Philippines and Brunei of Singapore Tourism Board. In the event last May 19 at […]

TEETH FRONTMAN GLENN JACINTO SINGS SOLO. Glenn Jacinto of Teeth - 'Laklak' and 'Prinsesa' fame, shoots and records single for his solo project. (Photoby John Darrel Valdez)

Glenn Jacinto, frontman of 90s rock band Teeth, comes back with solo single ‘Habang Buhay’


 Glenn Jacinto, frontman of 90‘s OPM rock band Teeth has  come back with his first solo single ‘Habang Buhay‘ and is now being played over the airwaves. ‘Habang Buhay’ is being played on Jam 88.3 and Rakista Radio (#1 song in its countdown for the week of Sept 7-13). Glenn and his former Teeth bandmates came back for a reunion concert series a few months ago after settling his way in the States for 14 years. Teeth is the band behind ‘Laklak,’ ‘Shooting Star,’ and the equally popular ‘Prinsesa.’ Kids nowadays would have heard ‘Prinsesa’ from Daniel Padilla. Nice version, though. Last August, Glenn […]

TIME FOR YOU VALDA PASTILLES. Rico Blanco is the newest endorser for Valda Pastilles. With Rico is Aileen Domingo-Puzon, Junior Marketing Manager, Aspen Philippines.

Rico Blanco premieres new song ‘Time For You’ for his Valda Pastilles endorsement


 Rico Blanco, now a bonafied indie artist, shared with us his new song ‘Time For You‘ as he launched his latest endorsement with Valda Pastilles, a chewable green pastilles that helps and relieves sore throat with its cooling and menthol effect making its way in peoples’ lives since early 1902. Thanks to Gelli Victor, the host of the official launch of ‘Time For You’ Valda Pastilles held last September 11 at Alphonse Bistro in Pasig, for giving that cool trivia. Aspen Philippines is the company behind what’s new with Valda Pastilles and the endorsement for the ‘Soothes and Cools‘ fresh […]

MAGIC! PERFORMS LIVE IN MANILA. MAGIC! Coming to Manila on October 22.

If you love “Rude” then you’ll love this exciting news!


 Almost everyone we know can sing to this lyrics “Why you gotta be so rude? Don’t you know I’m human too? Why you gotta be so rude? I’m gonna marry her anyway…” And if the answer is yes to this song, then you’re in an awesome surprise! MAGIC!, the band behind the hit song “Rude” will have a one-night concert Live in Manila on October 22 at the Newport Performing Arts Theater in Resort’s World Manila. And do you know why this concert is so exciting? Because this is the very first time that the band from Toronto with Carribean flavor will be performing […]

RESORTS WORLD MANILA GIVE ME 5! Lyca Gairanod, The Voice Kids Grand Champion performed during Give Me 5 Media Launch at TAPS, Genting Club, Maxims Hotel.

Resorts World Manila 5th year Give Me 5 anniversary music video


 Resorts World Manila, the premier entertainment and tourism hub in Manila and across the country turns 5 this year. And to celebrate the thrilling years, Resorts World Manila came up with a music video to the tune of Lou Bega‘s hit Mambo No. 5 with new lyrics penned that encapsulates the brand essence of RWM – thrill like no other! So, Happy 5th Anniversary, Resorts World Manila! Watch RWM employees, talents, and executives plus celebrities who joined in this merry-making music video. (RELATED: Resorts World Manila turns 5!) Viewed 31759 times by 4381 viewers ADMINJuan Manila Express is a magazine-themed blog […]

GIORDANO WORLD WITHOUT STRANGERS. File photo of Rico Blanco during one of his earlier performances.

Giordano World Without Strangers Official Lyric Video by Rico Blanco


 Giordano World Without Strangers Official Lyric Video by Rico Blanco is already up and as the iconic rock artist would say on the lyrics of this song, “there’s no such thing as distance… there’s no such thing as difference.” Giordano and Blanco‘s team are already working on the post-production of the World Without Strangers music video. See related story Celebrating life with Giordano World Without Strangers Music Festival.   In the meantime, enjoy the song and lyric video here. Viewed 21273 times by 4225 viewers ADMINJuan Manila Express is a magazine-themed blog of different niche from daily grind to headline news, to […]

TARGERYEN BELTING IT OUT FOR THE IRON THRONE. Game of Thrones Medley, a hilarious spoof-take of the houses.

If HBO’s Game of Thrones was a musical medley it will hilariously look like this!


 What happens when the houses of Stark, Lannister and Targaryen battle it out on a singing Game of Thrones Medley competition instead of slaying each and everyone of them for the Irone Throne? We would guess this would be the result of them. According to What’s Trending, “This medley includes a House Targaryen remix of David Guetta’s “Titanium,” a Lannister version of Katy Perry’s “Roar,” House Stark does “The Monster” by Eminem and Rihanna (SEE:Rihanna and Eminem debuts The Monster at the 2014 MTV Movie Awards) and all of them join forces for “Demons” by Imagine Dragons. Not only do the singers […]

MAROON 5. A Project called Daylight.

You’d never guess what these people around the world has to say about Maroon 5’s Daylight and it’s so inspiring


 In 2012, Maroon 5 asked the world for help. To create something special for the song Daylight. People from around the world came together. These people shared what they love, what they hate. They also shared about friendship, family, and life. And this is the result. “But tonight I need you to hold close.” (RELATED: Maroon 5′s Adam Levine stars on upcoming romantic movie BEGIN AGAIN) Viewed 22611 times by 2786 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 for […]