There's a a week left before Christmas, so at this point, you'd better have finished all your Christmas-related errands. Likewise, the party spirit sure is ramping up; here's what to catch this weekend. [firstpara]
90s Night at Mag:net Cafe
Happening on the 18th of December—tonight!—is 90's Night at Mag:net Cafe Katipunan. Featuring grunge and alternative-infused bands such as Patience Dear Juggernaut, Ward9, Dissent, Electric Zombie Carnival, Lager Louts and Inner Volume, this is the best place to go for all you people who grew up listening to the likes of Nirvana and the Smashing Pumpkins.
+/- (Plus/Minus) in Manila
On that same night, December 18, an indietronic band with an indie-licious name that's sure to wet the panties of all indie lovers everywhere, rocks Manila.
Yep, +/- (Plus/Minus) is in town, and they've come all the way from New York straight to Encore Fly at the Fort (what used to b e Embassy) for a banging, hard-rocking set. Their brand of music, along with front act Sandwich, will surely get you in the mood to party.
Tickets are available at Mag:Net Bonifacio High Street and the Kate Torralba Store, 2/F Greenbelt 5, Ayala Center Makati, at P850 each, inclusive of two Jim Beam drinks. For more info, Call 844-7678 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cubao Expo’s Holiday Madness Bazaar
On December 19 and 20, late Christmas shoppers would do well to drop by at Cubao Expo where cool, locally made goods and alternative gift ideas are in store.
If you're itching for items that truly emphasize the artistry and craftsmanship of the Filipino soul, this is the right place to go this weekend.
For interested participants and more information, visit Cubao Expo’s multiply site.
Smeard Productions at Mag:net Cafe
If you're up for another taste of what the underground music scene offers, Mag:net Cafe plays host to Smeard Productions on December 19, Saturday . Allow Onse, Punkin’ Donuts, Pitaklan, Flicker Fusion and Abatnar to give you an eargasmic experience that you'll likely rave about to your Miley Cyrus-loving friends.
Passion “Music for the Body Movers” at M Cafe
If all you want to do is party this weekend, then you better be at M Cafe at Greenbelt 4 on December 19 where the M Sessions and the PASSION team present Music for the Body Movers. Featuring world-class DJs Gutsy Au, a regular at the Kee Club in Hong Kong, and Kristian Hernandez, a household name at the "mecca of house music" Cielo in New York, and guest DJs Kevin Ruiz and Elian Habayeb, this party will definitely get your body moving.
WORDS BY: GELO GONZALES