Ryan Cayabyab on US Concert Tour in October
RYAN Cayabyab, one of the purveryors of Original Pilipino music, if not the originator of OPM, is coming for a long-awaited concert tour which brings the Maestro and the Ryan Cayabyab Singers to New Jersey, San Francisco, Los Angeles and Honolulu.
Upsize your love for Original Pilipino Music
On Spotify, despite the presence of Original Pilipino Music (OPM) playlists, these remain outnumbered by playlists showcasing foreign songs. As of this writing, the same commercial music streaming service's “Top 50 Chart for Philippines” signifies OPM ...
Using sing-alongs to push Original Pilipino Music
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TURN on the radio and chances are what is playing is the latest big pop hit from the US. Despite decades of promotion, OPM (Original Pilipino Music) still makes relatively rare appearances on the top charts of pop stations. Even on Spotify, OPM ...
OPM artists support 'Notang Pinoy'
FilipiNotes, a regular open mic dedicated to Original Pilipino Music continues to receive attention and interest from OPM artists, practitioners and lovers of the craft. Fueled with the objective of encouraging more people to experience local ...
LA to host Citta D'Arezzo Grand Winner UP Madrigal Singers' US Concert
Original Pilipino Music icon Basil Valdez and the sultry Joey Albert teamed anew for a concert of the Friends of Alagad ni Maria Involved in Leading the Youth (FAMILY) last August 27 at the La Mirada Theater for the Performing Arts and endeared their ...
PLDT launches SmartLife app for overseas Filipinos
SmartLife Global is free for download and users will receive a 30-day trial period during which they have unlimited access to local news and free access to a rich library of Filipino movies, concerts, original Pilipino music (OPM) and premium magazines.
Libre: Music artists' plight
On the other hand, Metro Pop flourished, having the favor of the regime with Imee Marcos at the helm and KBP President Teodoro Valencia imposing the playing of Original Pilipino Music in all radio stations. While Metro Pop became the stepping stone for ...
ToFarm: From filmfest to songwriting tilt
Since the songs and the music are written with Filipino farmers in mind, the entries will pay tribute to that Original Pilipino Music (OPM) or simply Filipino music, which, according to Roque, is unique when it comes to expression — our music comes ...
Mainstreaming Original Pilipino Music
There exists a difference between international Original Pilipino Music (OPM) concerts that cater exclusively to an OFW audience, and those that engage with listeners beyond the Filipino diaspora, where consumer markets are defined not so much by a ...
Musicians, composers urge the public: 'Wag maliitin ang notang Pinoy!
The community released a video detailing the best parts of Original Pilipino Music (OPM), hoping to inspire more people to share their feelings for the genre. Singer Dingdong Avanzado quipped, "Nothing compares to OPM when we want to express how we ...