Wednesday, May 24, 2017


Alliance Française de Manille, the Embassy of France to the Philippines, Tourism Promotions Board of the Philippines, in partnership with B-Side Productions, present the 23rd Edition of Fête de la Musique in Manila.

The music festival will commence on Saturday, June 17, 2017 at the A-Venue Mall Parking Lot and Greenbelt 3 Park and will have its second run on Friday, June 23, 2017 at the Puerta Real Gardens in Intramuros.

Expected to celebrate along with these main stages are over 30 pocket venues around the Metro which will cater to all musical genres for a complete musical experience. This year, the festival will be headlined by the Philippines’ finest bands and musicians such as Kjwan, Ang Bandang Shirley, Taken by Cars, Apartel, Autotelic, Sud, Jensen & the Flips, and Mr. Joey Ayala among

Also joining us for this celebration is French band, Encore!.The duo will liven up the A-Venue stage on June 17, 2017.

For 23 years now, Fête de la Musique in Manila has been showcasing the best that the Philippine music scene has to offer, in the spirit of France’s ideals of liberty, equality, and brotherhood. For the first time since its inception in the country, Fête will have its celebration in Palawan on June 24, 2017 at the Cory Park Provincial Capitol Complex in Puerto Princesa City, and in Baguio City on the same date.

Come on, come all and let’s celebrate life through music.

4:00 - 4:45 PM: Musical O | Indie Rock
4:45 - 5:30 PM: Goodleaf | Dub / Reggae
5:30 - 6:15 PM: similarobjects x Jess Connelly | Electronic Music
6:15 - 7:00 PM: Wilderness x Heresy | Indie Rock
7:00 - 7:45 PM: Baihana | Jazz
7:45 - 8:00 PM: Intermission
8:00 - 8:45 PM: Brigada | Afro-Brazilian Fusion
8:45 - 9:30 PM: Tukar Sinati feat. Radha | Kundiman Funk
9:30 - 10:15 PM: Joey Ayala with Planet Zips / Flow | World
10:15 -11:15 PM: Encore (French band) | Electronic
11:15 - 12:00 AM: Apartel | Soul

4:00 - 4:45 PM: Ourselves the Elves | Garage Folk / Alt Country
4:45 - 5:30 PM: Oh, Flamingo | Indie Rock
5:30 - 6:15 PM: Brat Pack | Rock & Roll / Blues
6:15 - 7:00 PM: Toni B. Quirky | Pop / Jazz / Swing
7:00 - 7:45 PM: Tandems ‘91 | Electronic Music
7:45 - 8:30 PM: BP Valenzuela | Ambient / Electronic Pop
8:30 - 9:15 PM: Chocolate Grass | Soul / Jazz
9:15 - 10:00 PM: Kat Agarrado | Funk / Soul / Jazz
10:00 - 11:00 PM: Taken By Cars | Indie Rock
11:00 - 11:45 PM: Tarsius | Electronica


4:00 - 4:45 PM: Ben & Ben | Folk Pop
4:45 - 5:30 PM: Outerhope | Indie Pop
5:30 - 6:15 PM: Sud | Rock
6:15 - 7:00 PM: We Are Imaginary | Indie Pop
7:00 - 7:45 PM: Ang Bandang Shirley | Indie Rock
7:45 - 8:30 PM: Ron Henley | Hiphop / Rap
8:30 - 9:15 PM: Jensen & the Flips | Soul / RnB
9:15 - 10:00 PM: Brass Pas Pas Pas Pas x Switchtrik x B-Boy Garcia | Soul / Funk / Jazz / OPM
10:00 - 10:45 PM: Autotelic | Pop Rock
10:45 - 11:30 PM: Kjwan | Rock

Friday, May 19, 2017

Big and Loud in Every Way: #GetMusicIndieGo at MOA Arena on 05/20

Do you know where you’ll be this Saturday?

The most passionate lovers of local music are literally counting-down the days, and the excitement can barely be contained as MCA Universal’s Get Music Indie-Go – what is probably the biggest assembly of local independent artists to date in an arena-sized venue – promises to pull-out all the stops, as the local music scene’s best bands and artists aim to outdo each other in the spirit of friendly competition… and in the name of raising the standard to world-class performances.

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Smart powers Manila Masters 2017, country’s biggest eSports event

Smart subscribers get a chance to win tickets and exciting prizes! 

Filipino gamers and fans are set to level up their gaming experience like never before as Smart powers Manila Masters, the country’s biggest international Esports tournament, dishing out awesome treats and experiences for subscribers.

Spearheaded by Mineski Events Team and backed by ESL Gaming, the premier gaming event will gather eight of the best DOTA 2 teams from around the world to battle it out for the lion’s share of USD250,000 prize pool at the SM Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City on May 26 to 28, 2017. The celebrated squads include EG, OG, Newbee, Team Secret, Invictus Gaming, Team NP, Faceless, and the Philippines’ very own representative, Clutchers.

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Steve Angello Live in Manila 2017

Former member of the EDM supergroup, the Swedish House Mafia, Steve Angello is making his Manila LIVE DJ set debut which will be held at the Palace Pool Club on June 2017. Angello 1st came here to the Philippines back in January 2013 for the Mafia's One Last Tour but only Axwell and Ingrosso played during the show. He returned and headlined a music festival in Cebu City last January 2016. Now, it's finally happening Manila! Don't miss his greatest beats and hits this June! Event details as follows.

Get Ready For A Super K-POP Event This July 2017

It’s not even half of the year and more exciting surprises are coming for Filipino K-Pop fans across the country. This July, experience a one of a kind K-Pop show that’s heart stopping and super action packed as KIRIN, in partnership with LUMOS E&M and All Access Productions bring you another K-Pop concert that you will never forget.

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Ikaw at Ako Concert: TJ Monterde Live at the Music Museum

Five years since his emergence in the music industry, acoustic balladeer TJ Monterde is set to perform in his first-ever concert titled “Ikaw at Ako”. Brought to you by PolyEast Records, join TJ in a one-night-only show on June 17 at the Music Museum.

Despite the constantly changing demand of listeners today, TJ has been consistent in producing his own songs instead of covers with singles like “Ikaw at Ako”, “Imahinasyon”, “Dating Tayo” and “Tulad Mo”. Releasing original hits one after another, TJ has definitely made a name for himself in today’s music scene.

Monday, May 15, 2017

Bandwagon Live presents Lucy Rose Live in Manila 2017

UK singer-songwriter Lucy Rose is set to embark on another world tour, this time with something more up her sleeve. Aside from bringing her own brand of indie folk music to different cities around the world, Lucy will also be screening her new documentary, Something's Changing. The film chronicles her 2016 South American tour where she asked her fans to plan and book her shows, playing 33 gigs in a span of eight weeks.

Sunday, May 14, 2017

Super Pop Con 2017

KPOP fans! Another super Korean music festival coming up! Get ready folks for the Super Popcon which will be held at the Mall of Asia Arena this July. This festival will be headlined by 5 of today's hottest KPOP groups: Pentagon, B.A.P, VIXX, B1A4 and BTOB. Concert details as follows

Thursday, May 11, 2017

"Traces" Album Launch: The Ransom Collective LIVE!

Filipino indie folk rock group, The Ransom Collective will launch their very first studio album entitled Traces. The launching event will be held at the Palace Pool Club this May 2017. Join Kian, Jerms, Lily, Muriel, Leah and Redd on this grand celebration with also performances by Tom's Story, Reese Lansangan and Ourselves the Elves. Concert details as follows.

Dangerous Woman Tour: Ariana Grande Live in Manila 2017

American pop superstar Ariana Grande sets to bring her current world tour, the Dangerous Woman Tour to Manila! The show is scheduled to be held on August 2017 at the Mall of Asia Arena. Concert details as follows.