Friday, October 31, 2014

MAD Fest 2014: Music + Art + Dance Festival

Jack TV will be hosting the biggest music, arts and dance festival in the Philippines with fifteen local acts and to be headlined by Australian recording superstar Kimbra. MAD Fest 2014 will be held at the MOA Concert Grounds on December. Full details below:

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Martin Garrix Live in Manila 2014

One of the most in-demand EDM superstars today, Martin Garrix, returns to Manila and scheduled to perform on December 2014. This will be his second show in the Philippines. Event details below:

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Rakrakan Festival '14

It's the 2nd annual Rakrakan Festivala massive, one-day celebration of Pinoy music, sports, art, and pride. It’s about time of the year again for YOU to rock ‘til you drop and this year, it will feature over 70 biggest local bands and 3 rocking stages. The festival will be held at the Circuit Makati Grounds on December 2014. Festival details below:

The Clean Air Concert At Fairview Terraces On Nov. 5

In Celebration of the triple header national & international festivities which is the “Environmental Awareness Month” and The Clean Air Month” and “Climate Change Consciousness Week” in November, EARTHDAY JAM FOUNDATION,INC. (the producers of the irrepressible “Earthday Jam”) in cooperation with the ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT BUREAU OF DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES (DENR) with support from Ayala Malls’ Terraces and PARTNERSHIP FOR CLEAN AIR will stage “The 2014 CLEAN AIR CONCERT AND FORUM” as its the highlighting event .

Friday, October 24, 2014


The catchy and delightful sound that instantly stirs listeners to sing, sway and swoon to its beat  will sweep the local concert scene when bossa nova legend Sergio Mendes returns to Manila with his band for a live concert on Saturday, November 15,  at the Smart Araneta Coliseum in Cubao, Quezon City.

Thursday, October 23, 2014

5 Seconds of Summer Live at The Forum Fly Away Promo!

Ready your passports + US Visa because ASTROPLUS & MCA MUSIC INC. will be flying one lucky winner + a friend to watch 5SOS Live at The Forum in Los Angeles, California USA!

Monday, October 20, 2014

Cash Cash Live in Manila

New-Jersey based EDM group, Cash Cash, invades Manila this December 2014 and will spin at Raven Boutique Club. The group consists of the brothers Jean Paul Makhlouf and Alex Makhlouf, along with Samuel Frisch. Together as a trio, they produce, record, mix & master all their music. The group's highest charting song to date is "Take Me Home", which features vocals by Bebe Rexha. Party details below:

Michael Bublé Live in Manila 2015

Four time Grammy award winning artist, Canadian singer Michael Bublé, returns to Manila for one-night only show happens on January next year. Manila will be part of his 2015 Asia Tour. This will be his 3rd PH stop(1st in 2003, 2nd in 2005). Concert details below:

Sonic Carnival 2014: Feast On Sound

Now on its second year, Sonic Carnival returns this year, carnival-themed music fest will bring together the best club DJs and lastly, iconic names in the electro dance music. This year festival will be held on December 2014 at MOA Grounds. Festival details below:

La Union Soul Surf 2014

Three days of fun, surfing, music and arts festival every fourth weekends of October! For nine years in a row, La Union has been holding an annual Surf Break event to celebrate the beauty of its waves and the thrill of its surf competition. La Union Soul Surf 2014 features 8 international acts and over a dozen world class Pinoy rock & edm superstars. Festival details below:

Friday, October 17, 2014


The hit Broadway musical that drew record audiences during the past 20 years with its wonderful songs and music,  spectacular production, fabulous costumes and superb acting will awe and enthrall Filipino music and theater enthusiasts when Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” is staged in Manila in January, 2015.

Jungle Circuit Party

Step into the JUNGLE! Manila finally joins the Circuit Party ranks with Taipei, Bangkok, and China. This is the circuit event Filipino party boys truly deserve! JUNGLE will be held on December 2014 at the Portal Warehouse. Party details below.

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Top 5 Mariah Tracks We Want To Hear Live In Her Elusive Chanteuse Concert

She’s visited Japan, Korea, China plus more countries for her tour, and we are up next! With days leading up to the much awaited Mariah Concert, we asked around the MCS staff and friends what song from the Elusive Chanteuse setlist would they be most excited to experience live? After all, a Mariah setlist would most likely be loaded with hits and favorites from her very vibrant career. So we cranked up our Spinnr and listed.

And here are the top 5.

Kiefer, Thirdy Ravena join Selection vs Iverson five

Brothers Kiefer and Thirdy Ravena will team up with their fellow collegiate stars and former Philippine Basketball Association aces as they battle an Allen Iverson-coached Ball Up Streetball All Stars in PCWorx’s “All In” charity basketball event on Nov. 5 at Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay.

The Script Coming To Manila On April 2015

Midas Promotions is proud to present The Script at Mall Of Asia Arena, Manila on April 17th 2015!
 Meet The Script: Danny O’Donoghue (vocals, piano), Mark Sheehan (vocals, guitar), Glen Power (vocals, drums). Three Irish men who are as direct – as impassioned – as their songs. The onetime studio whizzes that have stepped up to form a band, then, on their last album, stepped front and center. It was called #3 and featured the trio on the artwork. It did exactly what the no-nonsense cover and title intended.

Tuesday, October 14, 2014


Next week, Canadian reggae-pop breakout band MAGIC! will be coming to Manila for the very first time! MAGIC! will be performing at the Newport Performing Arts Theater (of Resorts World Manila) on October 22, 2014 (Wednesday), singing their worldwide smash hit “Rude”, plus follow up singles “Don’t Kill The Magic”, “Let Your Hair Down” and more! Brought to you by Wilbros Live. Check out the TV advert here:

Monday, October 13, 2014

The Script Live in Manila 2015

Irish pop rock group, The Script, returns to Manila for the third time and now will perform at the MOA Arena on April 2015. They'll be here for their 2015 tour in support of their fourth studio album, No Sound Without Silence. Concert details below:

Saturday, October 11, 2014

The Red Bullet: Bangtan Boys Live Tour Manila

South Korean hiphop group, Bangtan Boys also known as BTS, invades the Philippines for the first time and will perform on December 2014 at Mall of Asia Arena. The group consists of seven members: Jin, Suga, J-Hope, Rap Monster, Jimin, V, and Jungkook. Concert details below:

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Sergio Mendes and Brasil 2014 Live in Manila

Producer, composer, keyboardist and vocalist, Sergio Mendes’ influence on the music industry has spanned five decades and continues to evolve through new collaborations and mediums. Catch him LIVE together with Brasil 2014 and Joe Pizzulo at the Big Dome on November 2014. Concert details below:

Wednesday, October 8, 2014


Words by Manila Concert Scene
Photos by Kris Rocha

Simplicity, they say, is the ultimate form of sophistication. And this, ladies and gentlemen, rang true during John Legend’s sold out show. Devoid of dancers, fireworks, confetti and other theatrics, the singer/songwriter kept things intimate – and this intimacy brought about potency. His songs were in their best form when stripped from glossy stage production. Just a nod to honest and wonderful song-writing.

The Jacksons Live in Manila 2014

After almost 40 years, American pop musical group and one of the hottest groups of all time, The Jacksons(Tito, Jackie, Jermaine and Marlon), are coming back to Manila for one night only show on November 2014 at Solaire Resorts. Concert details below:

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Must Be Love... Christina Grimmie Live in Manila

Word by Marinela Bongalon
Press Conference Photos by Kris Rocha
Show Photos by Isabella Cruz

Youtube Sensation and The Voice Season 6 finalist Christina Grimmie visited Manila for the first time to promote her latest single Must Be Love. She also performed on three exclusive shows for Ayala Malls.

The 20-year-old singer’s fame initially took off when she became a YouTube Sensation through covering hits of artists like Miley Cyrus, Jason Mraz and Bruno Mars. Her most recent stretch to fame was when she auditioned for The Voice and landed all the four judges’ vote through her rendition of Wrecking Ball. Though she only finished at third place her career is still taking off because of her breathtaking vocals and relatable personality.

Monday, October 6, 2014

MAGIC! to cast a spell on Manila

MAGIC!, one of today’s hottest bands that brought us the smash hits “Rude” and “Don’t Kill The Magic” is coming to Manila on October 22 at the Newport Performing Arts Theater in Resorts World Manila for their first-ever concert tour.

Saturday, October 4, 2014

MYX Mo! 2014

The 13th MYX Mo, one of the biggest and the longest running OPM festival returns to its home, the Big Dome this November 2014. See your favorite world-class pinoy acts and bands featuring their all hits playlist. Festival details as follows:

The Voice Kids All In: The Concert

The top four finalists of the first season of The Voice Kids Philippines: Lyca Gairanod, Darren Espanto, Darlene Vibares and Juan Karlos Labajo will be having a special one-night only major concert which will be held at the PICC Plenary Hall in Pasay City on December 2014 with special guests: The Voice of the Philippines Season 1 big winner Mitoy Yonting and 1st runner up Klarisse De Guzman. Concert details below:

You & Me: Shane Filan Comes Back to Manila

Words by Ava Sharra Sumortin
Photos by Paul Bendiola

Shane Filan visited Manila last June and invited fans to his solo concert. Last October 1, he held his show at the World Trade Center Manila. Manila is the last stop of the Asian leg of his You & Me Tour. True to his word, Shane’s first major solo concert included a diverse set list that everyone thoroughly enjoyed. It included songs from his debut album (“You and Me”), as well as Westlife favorites and old and contemporary hits.

The show started with Klarisse de Guzman taking the stage. Shane first heard Klarisse sing when he performed in the finale of The Voice of the Philippines Season 1. Now, Klarisse was the front act for Shane’s concert.

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Boyz II Men 4Ever

Words by Manila Concert Scene
Photos by Kris Rocha

Grammy Award winning R&B group Boyz II Men once again brought their superstar talent to the Smart Araneta Coliseum. After all these years, the group remains one of the most illustrious R&B artists in music history. The group redefined popular R&B and continues to create timeless hits that appeal to fans across all generations.

And this, hands down, is pretty impressive…

Transcendental even. And very much evident in their well-attended Manila show.

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Hyve Nation Takes A Trip to Dada Land this October 9th with DADA LIFE LIVE in Manila

Hyve Nation, the group behind Manila’s most talked about parties in Metro Manila has done it again by bringing the charismatic Swedish DJ duo DADA LIFE to Fort Bonifacio’s premier boutique nightclub Hyve this October 9th for one epic party!