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Unlimited Possibilities Unveiled From The New Moto Z2 Play


 It’s like going on a trip down to memory lane whenever we hear the brand name Motorola. Who would have forgotten the first brand of cellphone (not smartphone) which introduces the first flip phone under the model Razr back in 2004? A way too early for the smartphone era. The sleek Razr is the lightest and had a slender feel to touch plus it’s really an eye-catching device back in the early 2000s. Jumping to the present, Motorola continues to strengthen its position in the Philippine market with the announcement of a new addition to its Moto Z family with the all […]


Cebu Pacific Juan For Fun 2017 Backpacker Teams Fly To Their Dream Destinations


 By the time you’re reading this, 5 backpacker teams are already enjoying their 7-day travel to their dream destinations as final participants to Cebu Pacific Juan for Fun 2017 Backpacker Challenge. Now on its sixth year, Juan for Fun 2017 brings #TeamPhun from Bacolod City, #Team Malackai of Baguio City, #TeamPatsada of Cagayan de Oro, and #TeamBarbie and #TeamJuanton of Davao City to their adventure of a lifetime as they travel for free and bringing P40,000 pocket money for each their teams. They are coached by YouTube vlogger Wil Dasovich, Becoming Filipino’s Kyle “Kulas” Jennermann, Beautiful Destination Social Media Strategist […]


Free G-Shock When You Buy Your Acer Laptop


 Acer Philippines just launched a new campaign that aims to bridge the generation gap between Generation X and the millennials. The campaign #TimeForUs featured two prominent personalities who signifies the era of these two generations. Rock idol Bast Artadi and spoken words artist Juan Miguel Severo are the two icons Acer chose to represent to bridge the gap by showcasing both of their talents for a song called ‘Time For Us’ which was unveiled to a jampacked crowd at Yes Please bar in Taguig last night, June 20, 2017. Hosted by former MTV jock Donita Rose and event host Justin […]


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 […]


Charlie Puth’s Fans Get A Dose of ‘Attention’ At The Uptown Mall


 Even the heavy rains couldn’t stop unwavering fans from coming to Uptown Mall in Bonifacio Global City to hear Charlie Puth’s newest single ‘Attention’ and see local bands perform some of Puth’s hit songs via Wish 107.5 FM’s Wish Bus team up with Warner Music Philippines. Asia’s Soul Siren Nina also made a comeback today marking it as her ‘first public appearance’ where she sang some of her past hits and a cover of ‘Attention.’ ‘Attention’ is a funk and disco-injected pop rock tune released late in April this year. The groovy mid-tempo track is the lead single of Charlie’s […]


10 Things you must know about your favorite scotch whisky


 #LoveScotch #InternationalScotchDay Scotch is loved by some of the most stylish and famous people in the world. David Beckham is a notable figure in the drink giant Diageo’s ad campaigns for worldwide promotions since 2014. Diageo owns the Johnnie Walker, Gold Label Reserve, and Singleton label and is represented by Diageo Philippines in the country. Diageo Philippines ushered in the #LoveScotch celebration in time for the International Scotch Day (Feb. 8 – Mar. 15, 2017) through a Master Class with Diageo’s Master of Whisky, Ewan Gunn. Based in Inverness, Scotland, Gunn has been in the industry for 16 years, teaching people all […]


NAXIONAL, the go-to South American diner when in Manila


 There is a new restaurant in Uptown Parade, BGC that is making sure your love for Southern American cuisine gets the fix of what your taste bud desires. Just in time while the Rio Olympics 2016 is happening in Brazil, NAXIONAL officially opens its door to die-hard food lovers and curious taste buddies of the Southern American dishes. NAXIONAL is the newest go-to restaurant for those looking to broaden their culinary horizons. NAXIONAL is at the 2nd floor of Uptown Parade. NAXIONAL is a brainchild of Raymund Magdaluyo of the Red Crab Group, who got his inspiration while visiting diners […]


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 […]


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, […]


About last night’s Philippine International Pyromusical Competition 2016


 Last night, March 19, was the final presentation of the Philippine International Pyromusical Competition 2016 which was held successively from February 13, every Saturday, 7:30 PM at the Seaside Boulevard, SM Mall of Asia, up until yesterday evening where the grand winners were proclaimed before the Philippine Platinum Fireworks team showcased their final exhibition for this year’s competition. 2nd place went to Polaris Fireworks from People’s Republic of China and 1st place goes to Steffes-ollig Feuerwerk from Germany. The grand winner of the Philippine International Pyromusical Competition 2016 is Pyrotex Fireworkx LTD from United Kingdom. I was able to take some decent shots of  U.K.’s fireworks display in front […]


Hennessy King of the Road embraces Filipino culture


 Deriving from the transport beast of the city jungle, Hennessy, the No. 1 cognac brand in the world, revealed Hennessy King of the Road campaign embracing Filipino culture and local cuisine with refinement and sophistication and celebration of Manila’s urban lifestyle. The Hennessy King of the Road, a monster jeepney presented last Thursday night, whose sleek matte black exteriors and refined gold detail, wowed the crowd in attendance of the launch of this campaign held in Makati. The Hennessy jeepney was reflective of the emblematic heritage brand that Hennessy has built over the past 250 years, ultimately making its step in […]


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. […]


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 […]


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 […]


Chris Ordas, the man behind The Tasting Room at Baguio Craft Brewery


 A beer brewing business that started inside a garage in Canada is sweeping the city of pines with flavorful beverages that will pique the interests of every Juans in Baguio City. Chris Ordas is the man behind Baguio Craft Brewery (also known as The Tasting Room), who brought his wild idea, together with his two partners,  of serving different flavors of beers here in Baguio. We met with Chris during the launch of GrabTaxi Baguio which was held in his bar. “It started in my garage in Canada. Craft beer has been a lifestyle here (in the Philippines) and same thing in […]


Runway models who rocked the New Levi’s Women’s Denim Collection for Fall 2015


 These are photos of the runway models who rocked the New Levi’s Women’s Denim Collection for Fall 2015 at Valkyrie Nightclub in Uptown BGC, Taguig on the night of July 31, 2015. It was the night of the Blue Moon and all these ladies rocked with LOT 700 – named after the first-ever pair of Levi’s women’s jeans. This signature fit includes 710 Super Skinny, 711 Skinny, 712 Slim, 714 Straight, 715 Bootcut, and 721 High Rise Skinny. Designed specifically for the Asian woman, the jeans are crafted with a slimmer thigh, flattering leg, and contoured seat for a little […]

2015 MTV Music Evolution Manila (James T. Austria)

MTV Music Evolution rocks the night out in Manila


 International and local hip-hop artists come together to rock the night out in the 2015 MTV Music Evolution Manila at the Quirino Grandstand, Rizal Park on May 17, 2015. Known by their unique style in music, particularly in hip-hop, local artists like Abra, Gloc-9, and were lined-up with internationally renowned musicians like Naughty by Nature, YG, and DJ Cash Money. Performing their hits, the crowd went wild as they dance and party to the beats of the night. More over, the music event that night was hosted by MTV Asia’s VJ Alan Wong and VJ Hanli Hoefer, alongside MTV Philippines’ […]

LIVE Events opens up ULTRASLIDE.

LIVE Events opens up ULTRASLIDE for youth to experience one-of-a-kind bonding


 LIVE Events is a full events management company that was created for the primary purpose of executing the grand ideas of the founders.  The company is made up of young and innovative individuals who pioneer in creative and concept execution in the country due to its subsidiary companies such as hologram display technology (for stage and retail displays), inflatable fabrication, outdoor media executions (relfecto discs).  Given this, LIVE has become a platform for new and inventive ideas to become a reality. Hence, they present the ULTRASLIDE! The UltraSlide is a concept of a giant water slide that will be brought to […]


Manila nightlife scene will never be the same again with the opening of the first Ultra Lounge in City of Dreams


 Las Vegas, New York, Miami Beach, Singapore, and New York have it, so why can’t Manila have it too? For the past two years, Manila witnessed an emergence of nightlife hubs that posed as magnets to partyphiles. But just when it seemed that everyone has seen everything, a new entertainment mecca opens its door to welcome the elite party scene of Manila. Conceptualized in the creative mind of club king Michael Van Cleef Ault, Pangaea Ultra Lounge comes to the Philippines with only the best of the world to offer. The name itself means “All Worlds”, and this places Pangaea in […]


Party boat sails to the ‘Favorite Beach Destination 2015’ for LaBoracay


 Yup. Summer wont be complete without going to the beach. And beaches wont be complete without beach parties. And beach parties wont be complete if it aint happening at the “Favorite Beach Destination 2015” as declared by the Malaysian Association of Tour & Travel Agents for its annual MATTA Fair on March 13 to 15 at the Putra World Trade Center in Kuala Lumpur. And the ultimate beach party is happening in Boracay, wherelse? The country’s much-awaited long weekend and ultimate beach party begins even before you arrive on the shores of Boracay. 2GO Travel, one of the largest, premier sea […]


Bamboo, the artist and brand ambassador, beefs up latest endorsement


 Bamboo, the Artist Bamboo Mañalac better known as Bamboo in the music industry has gone a long way from the teenage alternative pop frontman of the early Rivermaya, a five-man band in the 90s that soar the airwaves with hits such as Himala, Kisapmata, 214, Ulan, Awit ng Kabataan, and so much more. Bamboo together with former bandmates headlines many gigs before leaving the Philippines around in 1998 for the States. He came back in 2002 to become one of the most-sought after rock ambassador in the country. His countless achievements include fronting for his band Bamboo, coaching for The Voice Philippines, and becoming […]

Actor-comedian Vhong Navarro tops Google Top Philippines Trending Searches in 2104.

Vhong Navarro tops Google Philippines Trending Search in 2014


 Google Top Trending Searches in 2014 Might be surprising to some but for those who are following Vhong Navarro‘s alleged rape case filed by Deniece Cornejo and mauling incident perpetrated by a group led by Cedric Lee, Google Philippines‘ year-end report that the actor-comedian tops the list of search in 2014 only proves that a lot of netizens are following these cases. This was revealed during Google Philippines’ Year in Search 2014 coinciding the first public appearance of Google Philippines Country Manager Ken Lingan held at Nest MNL Table & Bar in Bonifacio Global City. Following Vhong Navarro on the list are Flappy […]

DENCIO'S KRISPY SISIG. Photo taken from Dencio's Official Facebook Page.

‘Pag Sisig, Dapat Dencio’s!


 Yep, you’ve read our title right! And we are not making an overstatement here. Yes, we know that there are great sisig versions especially the one that originated in Pampanga. Yet there is a Filipino restaurant that stands-out with their own version of the flavorful appetizer and meal, the Krispy Sisig by Dencio’s Bar and Grill. Sisig, which literally means sisigan in Kapampangan, “to snack on something sour.” The ingredients usually includes grilled pig cheeks and ears sliced and chopped into bite-sized pieces, onion, liver, garlic, salt, pepper, green chili, and it varies from different region or places. The sisig that we […]


7 key features of the Limited Edition Huawei Mate 7


 A few days ago, Huawei Philippines launched a stylish and elegant program for the Limited Edition Huawei Mate 7 held at Valkyrie Club inside the newly built The Palace in Uptown Bonifacio, Bonifacio Global City. The November 21st launching of Huawei Mate 7 was highly anticipated by the tech and lifestyle blogging community in the Philippines. 7 key features and specifications of the Limited Edition Huawei Mate 7 One-touch fingerprint sensor Equipped with 360-degree, single-touch fingerprint scanner, the Mate 7 enables users to unlock the phone at least 80 percent faster than other devices using a slower passcode or sweeping recognition […]


Newest party club Valkyrie at The Palace goes public


 The newest party place in town right at the heart of Taguig‘s busiest Bonifacio Global City goes public as The Palace opens this week. Inside The Palace is Valkyrie, the hip party club that is first to open will officially have the biggest DJ party on December 11 with DJ Martin Garrix. The Palace is the newest nightlife destination and the latest addition to Manila clubbing from the owners of Republiq, Opus, 71 Gramercy, and among others. Huawei Philippines becomes one of the first tech brand to hold its product launch at Valkyrie of its latest flagship Huawei Mate 7 […]