Wednesday, December 30, 2015

#NYEPH: The Countdown to 2016

Let's open the #2016ManilaConcerts with exciting events! Looking for happenings on the final day of the year? Here are some of the concerts/parties in Manila this coming new year's eve, great events for the whole family and party goers!

Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Party from Sunset to Sunrise with Dawin, OPM Stars and Popular DJs at #EastwoodNYE2016

Megaworld Lifestyle Malls and Eastwood City are welcoming the New Year with a spectacular and star-studded party that will have revelers partying from sunset up until the early hours of 2016.

Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Hype and Glow: Year End Party 2015

Come hope in to the biggest year-end party of 2015! This is Hype and Glow! Live at the SM City Fairview Parking Grounds featuring some of your favorite local bands and dance music superstars. Festival details as follows.

Monday, December 21, 2015

EXO PLANET #2 Finally Visiting Manila on January 23-24, 2016!

The hottest Korean boy group EXO, is set for their very first solo concert in the Philippines. Having been one of the most requested idols to visit the country, EXO is initially coming for a one night only solo concert that would make EXO-Ls (fans of EXO) go wild! During the official ticketing day last December 13, 2015, tickets were sold out within a matter of just hours. Upon witnessing the massive demand for more tickets, PULP Live World is officially doing a Day 2 for this once in a lifetime concert!

Comedian Russell Peters Heading to the Philippines for Almost Famous World Tour 2016

Global comedy rock-star RUSSELL PETERS announces his show in Manila with his ALMOST FAMOUS WORLD TOUR on 22 February 2016 at the Kia Theatre! The ALMOST FAMOUS WORLD TOUR will feature Russell's latest take on some of his favourite communities, jobs he can understand, cell phones, dating and his uncle who's never been punched in the mouth, plus Russell's signature lightning fast improv with the audience.

Friday, December 18, 2015

Have an amazing Christmas only at Circuit Makati

It’s a bustling Christmas at Circuit Makati, Ayala Land’s newest entertainment district, with numerous activities and concerts to entertain every member of the family throughout the holiday season. The tallest Christmas tree in the city, towering at 78 ft., welcomes you at the Globe Circuit Events Ground, creating a fun holiday atmosphere for children and adults alike.

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

Little Mix in Manila for The Get Weird Tour 2016

Little Mix are excited to announce 3 dates in Asia for May 2016 as part of The Get Weird Tour!


The latest and greatest of both global and local music scenes are set to bring the house down at the newest festival in town

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

[Concert Round-Up] Sarah Geronimo From The Top

Words by RA Librando
Photos by Kris Rocha

Sarah Geronimo From the Top is a two-day sold out concert which happened at Smart Araneta Coliseum last December 4 (Friday) and December 5, 2015 (Saturday) at 8PM. Fresh from releasing her latest album, "The Great Unknown", this was a first for her to perform a concert with almost 80-90% of her original songs. Starting from her 2003 win of "Star of a Night" her concerts consisted with almost always half of the songs were collaborations and covers from local and international performing artists.  

With Musical Direction by Louie Ocampo and Direction by Paolo Valenciano, the whole concert performance was of international quality, which is what the Popstar Princess deserves, no less.

The Get Weird Tour: Little Mix Live in Manila

One of today's hottest girl group, Little Mix will be playing for the first time in Manila. Show will be held at Kia Theatre this May 2016. Concert details as follows.

Goodvybes Festival 2016

The alternative music festival! Vybe Productions' first music festival which will be held on February 2016 featuring 16 acts. Headlined by Passion Pit and CHVRCHES. Music festival details below

[Concert Round-Up] The Milby Way: Sam Milby's 10th Anniversary Concert

Words by RA Librando
Photos by Kris Rocha

Last November 29, 2015, "The Rockoustic Heartthrob" Sam Milby, celebrated his tenth year in the entertainment industry at the Kia Theater. His solo show, The Milby Way, was his way of giving back the support that his fans, friends and family had given him for the past decade.

The show started with the Academy of Rock rap duo Sam and Kelcey singing "I Only Need You". Followed by a song written by Yeng Constantino for Kelcey's solo rendition of " Sana Mapatawad Mo" and ending the front act with Sam's audacious rapping of "I Won't Give Up".

Of Monsters And Men Live in Manila

Hailing from the spellbinding country of Iceland, five piece band Of Monsters and Men are bringing their indie folk genius to Manila shores on May 12, 2016. Bask in superb live performances of their top hits “Little Talks”, “Dirty Paws” and more from the band’s 2015 record “Beneath The Skin”! Concert details as follows.

[Concert Round-Up] Kyla Flying High

15 years ago, a girl from Tondo started her journey to reach her ordinary dream. 15 years after, she is not just living her ordinary dream, but it became her extraordinary reality.

Last November 20, 2015, Kyla dubbed as the country's "Queen of RNB" celebrated a milestone in her music career. Kyla Flying High was held at the KIA theatre in celebration of Kyla's 15th anniversary in the music industry.

"Welcome to a milestone year in my life." The Queen of RNB said at the start of her show. Even you're not on stage with her and you're just a part of the audience, you could still see how happy she is. Everytime she smiles sweetly and her eyes lit up whenever she looks at the audience.

Saturday, December 12, 2015

Exo Planet #2: The EXOluxion in Manila

The hottest Korean boy group EXO, is set for their very first solo concert in the Philippines. Having been one of the most requested idols to visit the country, EXO is finally coming for a one night only solo concert that would make EXO-Ls (fans of EXO) go wild! Concert details as follows.

Monday, December 7, 2015


Manila (Philippines): Filipino rock legends Kamikazee have revealed the names of the three bands that will support them when they stage their farewell show at the SMART Araneta Coliseum in Manila on Thursday night (December 10).

Sunday, December 6, 2015

Paradise International Music Festival 2016

One of Manila's hottest festivals for 2016! Gear up for the debut of Paradise International Music Festival which will be held at the Aseana City on April next year. One day music festival featuring today's hottest foreign acts and local acts. Festival details as follows.

Thursday, December 3, 2015

Madonna’s RebelHeart Tour Gears Up The Excitement For Manila Show

In barely three months, Filipino fans of the Queen of Pop will pay homage to their favorite icon at the most-anticipated RebelHeart Tour scheduled February 24 and 25, 2016 at the Mall of Asia Arena.

Sunday, November 29, 2015

Smart presents Jessie J Live in Manila 2015

Smart brings back one of today's biggest acts in the world. Jessie J returns to Manila and will perform a special FREE and intimate show for Smart subscribers! Show will be held at the Kia Theatre this December 2015. Full details below.

Saturday, November 28, 2015

“Rakrakan Festival” comes back to the Circuit for another epic night of OPM!

The countdown has begun.

In less than 30 days, Rakrakan Festival – perhaps, the Philippines’ biggest, loudest, and most exciting 100% Pinoy music festival brand in recent years – is coming back to the Globe Circuit Events Ground, Circuit Makati on December 19, 2015 for another 12 hours of non-stop rocking to the country’s finest musicians from Luzon all the day down to Mindanao. It is about time of the year again we all rock ‘til we drop!

Monday, November 23, 2015


Manila (Philippines): Filipino rock legends Kamikazee have admitted to being “humbled” by fan reaction after thousands snapped up tickets for their farewell show at the SMART Araneta Coliseum in Manila on December 10, 2015.

Sunday, November 22, 2015

Chicago Live in Manila 2016

After 6 years since their last show here, The rock and roll band with horns will return once again as Chicago performs at the Big Dome on January 2016. Get ready for an all hits show! Concert details as follows.

Friday, November 20, 2015

Sarah Geronimo Headlines The Big Dome For 2 Nights This December 2015

Don’t look now, but there are no more available tickets to Sarah Geronimo’s From The Top
concert at the Araneta Coliseum on December 4. The show’s sold out!
But Sarah fans who were not able to score tickets need not despair. VIVA Live, Inc. has
decided to stage a second From The Top concert on December 5.

The Greatest Hits with CHICAGO Live in Manila on January 2016

Considered one of the longest running and most successful pop/rock ‘n’ roll groups in history, Chicago is the highest charting American band in Billboard Magazine’s list of Top 100 artists of all time, coming in at #13, and they are coming to Manila for their Greatest Hits Tour on January 20, 2016 at the Araneta Coliseum.

Thursday, November 19, 2015

Be Somebody World Tour: Boyce Avenue Live in Manila 2016

The boyce are back and they'll be bringing their Be Somebody World Tour this February 2016 at the Big Dome. The group will be here to promote their new single, Be Somebody and will perform their smashing cover hits. Concert details as follows.

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Nate Ruess, Vocals Behind the Group FUN. and Hit Song “Nothing Without Love” Live in Manila

Grammy Award winning recording artist Nate Ruess is coming to Manila on January 19th for his much-awaited concert at the newly opened KIA Theatre at Araneta Center.

Boyce Avenue Coming in February for 5-City Philippine Tour

You Tube’s biggest band Boyce Avenue made up of the three Manzano brothers; Alejandro, Daniel, and Fabian, will be going on a Philippine Tour in February 2016 to be mounted by Ovation Productions. The 5-city tour starts in Manila at the Smart Araneta Coliseum on February 16, then at the Waterfront Cebu City Hotel on the 18th, moving to Cagayan de Oro’s Limketkai Mall on the 19th, followed by La Salle Coliseum in Bacolod on the 20th, and finally at the University of Baguio gym on February 22nd. The band gained fame from their self-made career in YouTube and are now the network’s biggest band. Views they get per song is in the tens of millions. Their songs are mostly killer covers of well known hits by Ed Sheeran, Wiz Khalifa, Ellie Goulding, Sam Smith, Cold Play, Pharrell, Bruno Mars, and most of pop music’s current big name stars. Not a few people will argue that they even sound better than the original versions.

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Eastwood City and Astroplus Bring The Genre Festival: This Year’s Biggest Music, Video and Gadget Super Sale

Get ready for an early Holiday blowout this November as Eastwood City and Astroplus bring this year’s biggest music, video and gadget super sale!

Happening on November 21 to 22 at the Eastwood Central Plaza, The Genre Festival gathers over 70 brands and music labels all in one roof, offering shoppers huge discounts on the widest selection of CDs, DVDs, vinyls, gadgets and more!

Music fans can explore a great selection of marked-down CDs – from classic albums of both local and foreign recording stars and artists, to hard-to-find records and classics including those that are hardly seen in regular record stores.

Monday, November 16, 2015

EDM legend Giorgio Moroder Set To Perform In Manila

The Godfather of Disco and pioneer of Electronic Dance Music, GIORGIO MORODER is set to get the Manila crowd dancing to the classic EDM hits on November 19, 2015 at Valkyrie Nightclub at The Palace, Uptown, Bonifacio Global City, presented by MMI Live and Decadance.

Redvolution Manila 2015

Hands up if you're ready to be part of history! Gather your troops as we attempt to break the Guinness World Record for the "LARGEST HUMAN AWARENESS RIBBON". Fill the night red and start the #REdVOLUTION as we gather the best DJs, bands and celebrities in town. Festival to be held this December 2015 at the MOA Concert Grounds. Full details as follows.

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

ICA Batch 1990’s “FLY HIGH: That so Ravens” to Deliver 10 Local Acts in One Night!

The Immaculate Conception Academy Batch 1990 proudly presents “FLY HIGH: That so Ravens,” a homecoming concert featuring an incredible mix of all the hottest names in local music today. The event will be on November 14, 2015, Saturday 8:00 pm at ICA Greenhills.

Saturday, November 7, 2015

Nate Ruess Live in Manila

Indie pop musician, Nate Ruess, is set to perform at the Kia Theater in Araneta Center this January 2016. He's the vocalist of rock group, Fun. Now he's coming to perform his solo hits and Fun's hits for the first time here in Manila. Concert details as follows.

Tuesday, November 3, 2015

Unleashed 6 at MOA Grounds Next Week

The craziest party series is back for its 6th installment! UNLEASHED 6!

Headlined by two of the world’s best international DJ acts Dada Life and Makj, UNLEASHED 6 will also feature special performances from these DJ Tandems: Ace Ramos - Mars Miranda, Nix Damn P - Carlo Atendido, Marc Marasigan - Travis Monsod, and Kat DJ - Katsy Lee!

Sonic Carnival 2015: Feast On Sound

It's the third annual Sonic Carnival, our last quarter's biggest rave featuring top dance music superstars from local to international scene. This year's festival features ex Swedish House Mafia: Axwell /\ Ingrosso, the return of NERVO and Oliver Heldens will be making his first Manila rave debut. Festival details as follows.

Friday, October 30, 2015


Jeepney TV once again showcases the genius of Maestro Ryan Ryan Cayabyab as it presents the second Christmas special of his rebooted iconic musical program titled, “Ryan Ryan Musikahan: Christmas from the Heart” on November 6 (Friday), 7PM, at the Marriott Grand Ballroom, Resorts World Manila.

Thursday, October 29, 2015

Nico & Vinz LIVE at the Jack TV MADFest on November 7

As Jack TV stages another MADFest (Music, Art, and Dance Fest) on November 7, 2015 at Globe Circuit Events Ground, the Norweigan duo from the city of Oslo Nico &Vinz will be performing in front of thousands of fans for the first time. They formed in 2009 as Envy and changed their name to Nico & Vinz in January 2014 after the international success of "Am I Wrong" that skyrocketed to the top of the charts in Norway, Denmark, Finland, and Sweden last year. “It is our hope that people who are asking ‘should I go the safest way that everybody says I should go, even though my gut says to go where my true happiness lies?’ to be happy. We want to inspire them to follow their heart,” says Nico.

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Conquer, Survive Eastwood City’s The Walking Dead: Terminus Haunted Horror House

Prepare for the ultimate Halloween thrill as Megaworld Lifestyle Malls and Eastwood City bring back this year’s most terrifying horror house, The Walking Dead: Terminus Haunted Horror House.

Disney on Ice: Magical Ice Festival 2015

For the first time ever, Frozen along with Rapunzel, The Little Mermaid and Beauty & the Beast will be appearing at this year's edition of Disney on Ice - holiday season's biggest family event to be held at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. Event details as follows.

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Sounds Live Feels Live Tour: 5 Seconds Of Summer Live in Manila

Australian pop rock band, 5 Seconds of Summer will bring their Sounds Live Feels Live arena tour to perform in Manila this coming March 2016 at the Mall of Asia Arena. This will be their first Philippine tour. Concert details as follows:

Gary V Presents…at Resorts World

WE don’t talk about energy in the Philippines without thinking of two things: power outages, and, thankfully for us, Gary Valenciano. While the former is truthfully the bane of a developed nation’s existence, the latter could be considered a reprieve from the lackluster dreariness of everyday exigencies. In a true study of contrasts, while the former underscores a continuing problem with supply, the latter is synonymous to an overcharged, highly electrified, and unlimited exuberance.

Jack TV MADFest 2015

After the major success of last year's event, Jack TV's biggest event making its return: MADFest - Music + Arts + Dance Festival will be held in Circuit Makati on November 2015. This year's festival will feature hiphop duo Nico & Vinz, dance music group Futuristic Polar Bears and more great Pinoy acts. Festival details as follows.

Monday, October 26, 2015


Popular Korean boy group, INFINITE, is coming back to meet Filipino fans once again after two years!

INFINITE, which comprises of members Sungkyu, Dongwoo, Woohyun, Hoya, Sungyeol, L, and Sungjong, will definitely showcase their knife-like choreography and perform with flawless vocals in their one-night-only show, INFINITE EFFECT LIVE IN MANILA, on November 7 at the SM Mall of Asia Arena.

Up Close & Personal: Chris Botti and Sting Live in Manila 2016

Two great music acts are about to return to Manila next year. World renowned jazz trumpeter Chris Botti will perform with the rock icon Sting at the Marriott Grand Ballroom on March 2016. Concert details as follows.

40th Anniversary Tour: Air Supply Live in Manila 2015

This December, Grand Leisure Corporation is bringing back one of Philippines' most beloved foreign acts of all time, Air Supply! The Australian soft-rock duo guitarist Graham Russel and lead vocalist Russel Hitchcock, are coming back for a special two-night performance in Manila(Theatre at Solaire) and in Davao City(SMX Lanang - 12/09). Manila show details as follows.

Rick Astley Live in Manila 2015

Legendary pop artist, Mr. Rick Astley will be returning here in Manila this November 2015 as he perform his greatest hits once again. Concert details as follows.

Sunday, October 25, 2015

Gary V Presents

Gary Valenciano scheduled to perform at the Newport Theater in Resorts World Manila this October!

GV Productions, Inc. and Manila Genesis Entertainment & Mgt., Inc.
GARY V Presents
October 30 & 31, 2015 - 8:00pm
Newport Performing Arts Theater, Resorts World Manila

Sunday, October 18, 2015

Huling Sayaw: Kamikazee Live at the Big Dome

Filipino rock group Kamikazee will perform their farewell show entitled "Huling Sayaw" to be held at the Big Dome this December 2015. This will also be their very first arena show throughout their career. Concert details as follows.

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Walk The Mall

Words by Manila Concert Scene
Photos by Kris Rocha

When a show begins with a sound clip of “Circle of Life” from “The Lion King”, you know things are about to get epic. And it’s a good thing that Walk the Moon did not disappoint. The four boys from Ohio went through 4 Ayala Malls performance with surging energy and an unfaltering level of dynamism. Which was matched with an equal amount of enthusiasm from the crowd. “We can’t believe we’re finally here!”, announced vocalist Nicholas Petricca. “And it’s an amazing feeling”, he adds.

A Grand TIme with Ariana

Words by Manila Concert Scene
Photos by Kris Rocha

When Ariana Grande comes to town, it’s pretty much guaranteed that it’s going to be one huge party! And that’s exactly what happened when the pop singer graced us with her presence at the Mall of Asia Arena. Stringing her songs into one robust and fun-filled show, Ariana showed that she is indeed a new force to be reckoned with. Conquering her songs with such ease and grace, Grande took us to heights with tracks such as “Bang Bang”, “Love Me Harder”, “One Last Time”, “Baby I”, and “Break Free”. Along with that, surprise covers ranging from Madonna’s “Vogue” to Whitney Houston’s “I Have Nothing”. Ultimately, delivering one grand show.

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Britain's Finest in Solaire this week

Britain’s Finest is an experience unlike any other. You may have seen Beatles tribute acts before, but this time you’ll be in awe of the enthusiasm and energy for which they are recognized and remembered. After every performance, audience members are struck at first by the incredible recreation of those oh-so-familiar songs the world has come to love, but then become mesmerized by the off-the-cuff humor and the cheeky banter that takes place between songs.