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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 […]

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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 […]

DIAGEO SCOTCH #LOVESCOTCH #INTERNATIONALSCOTCHDAY

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 SOUTH AMERICAN DINER

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 […]

CHRIS ORDAS, THE MAN BEHIND THE TASTING ROOM AT BAGUIO CRAFT BREWERY

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 […]

PANGAEA MANILA OPENING. Photo from pangaea.com.

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 […]

2GO TRAVEL PARTY BOAT KICKS OFF LABORACAY IN STYLE.

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 BEEFS UP WITH ROCKING PERFORMANCE AT CRAFT PUB AND GRILL.

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 […]

VALKYRIE AT THE PALACE HEATS UP MANILA CLUBBING AS THE NEWEST NIGHTLIFE DESTINATION.

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 […]

MADISON'S BISTRO MODEREN IS NOT THAT CLASSY AS YOU THINK IT IS. Come in flip-flops or in shorts, they are totally acceptable!

Come in flip-flops or in shorts, they are totally acceptable! Where? At Madison’s Bistro Moderne.

 

 From the outside, Madison’s Bistro Moderne looks too intimidating. Oh boy, they look so classy. Even us were kinda aloof in visiting this bistro-bar-restaurant. Good thing that TeamAsia invited us to Madison’s Bistro Moderne’s grand launch and that’s where we found out that it’s a really cool place to enjoy good conversation, good laugh, not that loud music, and great ambiance for friends, family and for those who are dating. I’ll tell you a secret. Their Tri-color Ravioli is fantastic! “We’ve been under the radar and we’ve just soft-open for the last month and a half, or so. Just fine tuning dishes, […]

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Renee Olstead back in Manila for a one-night Summertime Dinner Concert

 

 24-year old American actress and singer Renee Olstead is back in Manila for a one-night special Summertime Dinner Concert at Isla Grand Ballroom in EDSA Shangri-La Manila. (RELATED: Hey Manila! Renee Olstead is back for a one-night dinner concert) Renee is set to perform songs from all of her albums. Renee, at an early age, started singing country songs and as her experience grows, so her musicality and love for jazz music came to be. When we asked her, she told us that she drew inspirations from, Renee said that as she grows older the more creative she gets into writing […]

The Roadhouse Manila Bay is where Blues and Booze and Bikers are all in one place.

The Roadhouse Manila Bay is where Blues and Booze and Bikers are all in one place

 

 We sat down one evening in a hang-out joint , jam-packed with customers that we presumed were all frequent of the place located at the strip of San Miguel By The Bay, near the SM Mall of Asia Ferris Wheel – yeah that’s how they’ll point you their directions, and probably Manila’s coolest joint today where bands perform seven nights a week, playing one type of music that never gets old. The Roadhouse Manila Bay is where Blues and Booze and Bikers are all in one place, sharing the limelight every night to entertain guests with live music from country […]