Vinyl records never go out of style—they're one of those vintage stuff that will always have a special place in any music-lovers’ heart. And since retro’s becoming the new hype again, they’re getting more recognition than ever. But the question falls on where to buy vinyl records, especially in this era of Spotify and YouTube—makes you wonder if they’re actually still out there, or if you
The world was saddened with the suicides of rockers Chester Bennington and Chris Cornell back in 2017. Each committed suicide after wrestling for years with major depression. Comedians, musicians, writers and other creative types are known to struggle with mental illness. This is by no means a new observation as Aristotle once said, “No great genius has ever existed without a strain of madness.” However, there are artists
There may never be a shortage of unique places to go to find obscure music in Manila. Here are our top picks on where to spend your next night out to find some obscure underground music scene. DULO MNL Poblacion’s newest multitasking space called Dulo MNL is a café morning to midnight, a restobar after six, an art hub and events venue 24/7. DULO has been known to
The struggles are real when it comes to having a day job, while also continuing to pursue your passion for music. As an independent Filipino musician, we need to work in order to sustain ourselves and our music. Josh Villena, lead singer and guitarist of Autotelic, one of the biggest OPM bands today, not to mention he also plays for Peryodiko and Maya's Anklet. He used to
It’s Friday afternoon, and yet somehow you still feel burnt out after all the work you had to do for the week. Your work pals are talking about drinking out, probably at a KTV bar, and they ask if you wanna come—for eight consecutive weeks now—but you politely decline. You probably just want to go home, watch netflix, drink leftover beer, until you fall asleep.
As an introvert, stepping out of my comfort zone is probably one of the hardest tasks I’ve ever done. The struggle is real until now, you guys, but gradually I can see myself growing as a person. We can’t always lock ourselves in our ivory tower. So how was I able to do it? Check out these tips:
Hang out with friends I used to go out
#PrideMonth in the Philippines gets stronger each year, with more advocates supporting the LGBTQ community. A bunch of members came out of the shell one after another—all thanks to social media—various posts instantly became an inspiration to all. Rainbow filters, #LoveWins hashtags, and other touching letters from personalities meant a lot to the community. The accepting acts and messages from all over the world just proved
Apart from weekends being a much-awaited weekly thing, we (especially the working professionals) are always on the lookout for great weekends. Yes, you got that right, LEGENDARY Weekends; which by definition means that we are given an extraordinary 2 days of rest. So this coming weekend, if you’re looking for a quick staycation getaway with your family, then you’re in luck! We have compiled here a
Joe Jackson, formally known as Joseph Walter Jackson is the Father of the noted musical icons - the Jackson 5, Janet Jackson and Michael Jackson. He is not only their biological dad -- he is also their overall music manager. The music manager and father of some of the top pop superstars Michael and Janet Jackson, was said to be in the final stages of terminal cancer. He was confirmed
Traveling alone is a good way to rediscover yourself because you’re the one deciding your to-dos for the day. You’re basically going to places with your free will, something we all should practice once in a while. You can save yourself from your talk-shit friends who cancel on the last minute.
The Perks You can go wherever you want
There’s a higher chance that you can explore more