Sounds of Manila sings Cecile Azarcon
... to multi-awarded composer, Cecile Azarcon, by their publicist, Elton Lugay, who has worked with Cecile on a previous project. Elton informed Cecile that the group's mission is to preserve and promote Original Pilipino Music (OPM) in the US and ...
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 ...
Morissette dominates WISH 107.5 Music Awards
In addition to honoring the country's brightest Original Pilipino Music stars and allowing the major award winners to donate P100,000 to each of their chosen beneficiaries, the 2nd annual WISH 107.5 Music Awards also featured memorable performances and ...
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OPINION: Reimagining Filipino music
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The show will feature Jim Paredes, Cooky Chua, and Aia De Leon performing original Pilipino music (OPM) with a twist. These songs will be “reimagined” such that they could be infused with hip hop grooves, house, or even jazz based on a direction by ...
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 ...
Father and daughter's one-stop shop
D.O.M. is a musical that journeys back to the golden years of the Original Pilipino Music with a stellar cast that includes, among others, the multi-talented Robert Seña, Nonie Buencamino, Bo Cerrudo and John Arcilla. Directed and choreographed by ...
Entertainment wish list for 2017
More Original Pilipino Music (OPM) to sing, reminisce, and dance to. YouTube and iTunes have made it much easier for people to listen to foreign sounds. While there's nothing wrong with this, it challenges local musicians to come up with more OPM that ...
Sunday is funday with 'People vs. The Stars'
D.O.M. is a musical that journeys back to the golden years of the Original Pilipino Music with a stellar cast that includes, among others, the multi-talented Robert Seña, Nonie Buencamino, Bo Cerrudo, and John Arcilla. D.O.M. is the second in a series ...
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 ...