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Filipino on Humans of New York: Music or medicine?
Rappler
It's a universal dilemma for passionate musicians looking to pursue a career in music. And you hear it often from contestants of singing competitions on television like The Voice and American Idol. On Wednesday, October 29, another Filipino, Paulo ...



The Guardian

Eyedress review – Filipino freakiness unleashed
The Guardian
My Hologram's relentless electro menace could be Terminator driving music, and when he declares “this song sucks” before his most popular tune Nature Trips – a seductive groove that came with a video of murderous housebreakers and a high-crushing ...



Philippine Star

Making the band
Philippine Star
MANILA, Philippines - These days, it only takes YouTube and Garage Band (the app, not the ratty after-school band your kuya used to be in) to make a rock star. Still, there's a lot to be said about performing in front of a live audience — it gives any ...



The National

Rivermaya, Gloc-9 and Kamikazee bring Filipino rock and rap to Dubai
The National
Founded in 2000, the Filipino rock band Kamikazee – Jay Contreras (vocals), Jomal Linao (lead guitar), Led Tuyay (lead and rhythm guitars), Puto Astete (bass) and Allan Bords Burdeos (drums) – have certainly succeeded in blended rock music with wit and ...



gulfnews.com

Bamboo: New music is coming next year
gulfnews.com
Bamboo is one of the biggest names in the Filipino music and entertainment scene, but even he admits that new music has been long overdue. The rock star, who performs in Dubai on October 31 at the Dubai World Trade Centre, tells tabloid! that fans can ...

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San Francisco Examiner

Photos bring post-WWII-era Filipino-American community to life
San Francisco Examiner
Music also played a big role in the Filipino community, whose members bonded with African Americans. A series of photos taken in the Fillmore showcases sleekly attired blacks and Filipinos performing, and enjoying, music. Seemingly a stranger to noone, ...



Yahoo Philippines News

Ryan Cayabyab: Formally trained musicians make more money
Yahoo Philippines News
There is a need for Filipino music enthusiasts to study music and not just play it by ear, he said during an October 14 press conference to announce the upcoming finals night for Akapela Open, an a cappella competition that Cayabyab helped organize.



Concerts and a costume: 4 ghoulish pairings for Halloween night in D-FW
Dallas Morning News
... Larry Gayao uses 1960s soul music as a springboard into modern funk, rock, pop and more. He's at his best onstage, where he fronts a 10-piece group patterned after the classic R&B show bands of yesteryear. The Abilene-born Filipino-American singer ...



Philippine star rides dictator's coattails to West End
Bangkok Post
Now, he is performing to sold-out crowds at one of the world's most prestigious theatre venues, cast as ex-Filipino president Ferdinand Marcos in "Here Lies Love", a rollicking disco-and-dictators musical. "It was never in my wildest dreams that I ...

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Irish Independent

Review of classical act Il Divo in the 3Arena, Dublin
Irish Independent
Joined by Filipino singer and actress Lea Salonga (star of the original Miss Saigon), on their new tour Il Divo fix their gaze on musical theatre. Alas, they stay out of the deep end and we are denied the spectacle of seeing them negotiate the gorier ...


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