With the growing fan attention and hype for hit boys’ love show 2gether: The Series, its equally-affecting music, from Thai crossover sensation Scrubb, made waves on digital streaming platforms, including Spotify with an average of four to six entries a day on the Philippines Viral Top 50.
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Joining a number of local and global acts who have released music in the time of quarantine, are two new singles from local pop rock band, The Itchyworms, that capture the universal sentiments of grappling with an invisible peril. The band comes back strong as they drop back to back releases under Sony Music Philippines—a first under a major label since 2008’s Self-Titled.
If you’re like us, who misses listening to live music and the electric energy that freely pulsates from the artists to its audience, Philippines-based production house, Sindikato has just unveiled a new way to enjoy live gigs even on quarantine through Bandwidth.
Young Filipino vocal powerhouse and multi-awarded multimedia artist Julie Anne San Jose just dropped a new song on looking on a bright side of things with “Better” under Universal Records. Launched at the tail-end of April, San Jose seeks to bring an uplifting message of hope, as each of us try to soldier on and be led to a path to becoming a better person.
Filipino heavy metal band Slapshock seeks to bring a hopeful message to all front line workers and people in isolation with the release of new song, “Sana Pag Gising.”
Following the success of the release of the new docu-series, The Last Dance, that trails the culture-shaping history of Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls in their heydays as basketball legends, Spotify, in partnership with ESPN and Netflix, just launched two curated playlists tied to the new show.
Following a series of surprises served up at the beginning of the year, and even in the face of the ongoing crisis, pop rock group juan karlos has consistently beefed up their artistic portfolio now with the recent release of new music video the song, “Kalawakan”, off the group’s first ever full-length album under MCA Music.
After what, for music fans, seemed like ages, acclaimed rock icon Rico Blanco returns with a rousing new anthem to help us deal with life in the new normal. Today, the musician marks many firsts with the release of This Too Shall Pass–being his first solo song produced in four years, and the first under Sony Music Philippines.