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It seems like this month we are getting a big wave of musical acts who have set dates during this rainy season to come to Manila and play their songs to awaiting fans. Whether they have come before or are new to the Philippines, here are some of the bands/musicians who you may still be able to quickly save...
Since it first began back in '99, the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival (or more simply referred to as Coachella) has been held at the Empire Polo Club located at Southern California's Coachella Valley now for consecutive three-day weekends typically around the month of April. The festival's main purpose is to gather numerous musical artists, both well-known and new,...
Popular evangelist and founder of Life Without Limbs Nick Vujicic, Australian worship band Planetshakers, and American Christian hip hop recording artist, songwriter, record producer and actor Lecrae are among the renowned speakers and performers headlining the upcoming Jesus Global Youth Day (JGYD). The youth conference, set for August 8 - 10 at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay...
With a founding vision of “music everywhere and the concert nowhere,” celebrated French composer and music journalist Maurice Fleuret, together with France’s then-Minister of Culture Jack Lang organized the first ever Fête de la Musique in Paris in June 1982. Since then, Fête de la Musique has become an international phenomenon that continues to promote music through a free-for-all...
Let’s be frank: Independence Day isn’t half as big of a deal here in the Philippines as it is in other countries. While the US has Fourth of July celebrations and carnivals, and Canada has Canada Day, Metro Manila mostly offers Independence Day promos on food and drink. After centuries under the heavy yoke of various colonizers, is that all...
For the first time ever, the Philippines is set to participate in the first World Expo ever to be hosted in the Middle East, Africa in 2020. The country’s participation was confirmed after the signing of Administrative Order 17 where the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Secretary was tasked to chair the community with the Commissioner-General of the POC...
Cinco de Mayhem Music Festival (CDM) is proud to announce its creative partnership with visual artist Leeroy New—bringing a unique twist to the music festival scene. New’s vision and craftsmanship is set to help build the Mexican utopia specially-designed to mold an unforgettable experience for Mayhemigos at the Vista Mall Daang Hari Open Grounds, this coming Cinco de Mayo...
The British Council was founded in the Philippines in 1978 with the goal of developing rapport with Filipino students, policymakers, researchers, educators, entrepreneur, and creatives. Along with this mission, their vision is aimed towards creating "a friendly knowledge and understanding between the people of the UK and other countries." In an effort to support Filipino culture and establish an understanding...
In a historic first, premiere events producers ProMedia Productions brings a unique musical experience with the first-ever Cinco de Mayhem Music Festival. A first of its kind, Cinco de Mayhem brings together top local artists and DJs in a vibrant and festive celebration of music, youthful spirit, community, and of life at the Vista Mall Daang Hari Open Grounds...
Continuing its mission to build trust and cultural relations between the Philippines and the UK, the British Council is pleased to support Motions of this Kind: Propositions and Problems of Belatedness, opening at the Brunei Gallery, SOAS University in London, this 11 April 2019. Eleven contemporary artists from the Philippines will be on spotlight at the exhibition. Motions of this Kind...

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