Nostalgic mixtapes, throwback sessions mark Playback Music Festival

THIS ain’t the Stone Age for them to be unremembered.... A lot would agree, I say. They were already musical epitomes when we first...

ONE OK ROCK live in Manila: Will there be a third...

AS promised, Japanese rock quartet ONE OK ROCK returned to the halls of the SM Mall of Asia (MOA) Arena on January 29 with...

Beauty of a swan song

If you are a fan of Jeff Buckley’s Grace, Tim Buckley’s Happy Sad, Weezer’s Pinkerton, Club 8’s Nouvelle and Prefab Sprout’s Steve McQueen to...

Throw’s Dimalanta calls it quits; withdraws from the punk scene he...

SURELY, Pinoy punk’s not yet dead but one of its pioneers, Al Dimalanta of proto-punks Dead Ends and neo-noiseniks Throw is moving on to...

Always feels good to be ‘Home’

AFTER years of joining trends and reformats, HomeRadio 97.9 returns to its original and legendary easy-listening format with more music and resident DJs turning...

‘Kapa-kapa lang…’ with Noli Aurillo

NOLI AURILLO doesn’t mind the Lennonesque comparisons: flowing hair, walrus-like eyeglasses (yes, that is what it is called), the long and narrow nose that...

Electric Sala: 7 years, still rocking heavy

PINOY blues band Electric Sala got their appellation on a whim.  At the early stages of their career, they practiced at their parents’ living...

‘Himig ng Pag-ibig’: Folk-rock icon Lolita Carbon to trace old roots,...

ICONIC singer Lolita Carbon (of Asin, Lokal Brown and Tres Marias) is ready to excite and thrill loyal Pinoy rock fans on February 14...

Incubus makes grand PHL return

Excitement sparks among Filipino fans as iconic rock band Incubus announced its widely anticipated return to Manila this February 17 at the The Big...