Hope you’ve done your Christmas shopping already, because this week, you’ll be too busy checking out the local happenings. Let’s start with our gig guide.
Obsidian in Ortigas has the busiest gig schedule this weekend starting with an Indiemand production on December 10, Friday.
Talata, Clockwork Spiral, Slhit, Painscale, Kuwago, Slash and Burn, Disipiulo, Barbaro, and Athhismo will all be playing.
Ticket price is P100 with one free drink. Gig starts at 8:30 p.m.
Audio Heavy Productions takes over on December 10 as they present the Nyctinasty album launch featuring Butchercons, Alex in Wonderland, Typecast, Naiads, Hilera and Intolerant. Ticket prices are P150 and P300 with a free CD. Gig starts at 9 p.m.
And on December 12, Embercore Productions hosts the Think Positive and Mermolie Ink Tour featuring August Skyline, False Graveyard, Docudrama, Embercore, United by Fate, Tempest, West, Lostthreads, Farplane, Murder Club Massacre, Dripping Rogue and Painscale. Ticket price is P50. Gig starts at 7 p.m.
Over at Route 196 in Katipunan, it’s an Attraction! Reaction! event on December 11.
Saguijo gets its party on on December 10 as they host the Brgy. Tibay Christmas Party featuring the hard rocking Brgy. Tibay bands. Helter Shelter and Revolver Productions combine forces on December 11 to bring you the music of Bagetsafonik, The Bernadettes, Gaijin, The Kindly Ones, and Techy Romantics.
B-Side in Makati as well has a happening weekend as Dubplate Manila presents D-Styles featuring Don P, Mulan, Caliph8, Red-I, Soulflower, and special guests D-Styles, Shamik the Beatboxer and Jase on December 10. On December 11, Idiotbox Productions will celebrate their first anniversary together with Degage, HEAD, Cosmic Love, Pinoy Stories, and Kadangyan. Entrance fee is P150 with one free beer. Medisina merchandise will be sold at the event.
CRISP. CHILL EDITION
Looking to wind down with a bottle of beer as you soak in a bevy of beautiful sights and awesome tunes on a Friday night? There’s only one place for you then.
Check out Guilly’s at the A.Venue Mall in Makati where YENTOWNKID & Co. presents CRISP. CHILL EDITION tonight, December 10. Featuring DJ Aryan and Nix Damn P and their soul, funk and R&B mixes, the night is sure to be one to remember.
Buy 1 take 1 on Jager Bottles for only P1800.00.
Capoeira Angola Workshops
Described as a “multiform phenomenon drawing elements from dance, fight, ritual and musical performance,” capoeira is definitely something that’s rewarding to get into. And with Capoeira Angola Manila holding workshops for the sport this whole month of December, now’s your chance to learn how to move like Tekken’s Eddy Gordo.
The workshops are open to all, and your first session is free. Here’s where you can sign up:
Mondays, 7:30 to 9:30 p.m.
ARTs Plus School for the Arts
4th Floor Insular Bakery Bldg.
5051 P. Burgos Street
Poblacion, Makati City
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 7:30 to 9 p.m.
2nd Floor Community Hall
Magallanes Village, Makati City
Saturdays, 3 to 5 p.m.
ViBE Dance Studio
4th Level Don Diego Building
Judge Jimenez St., Cubao, Quezon City
For more details, contact Jay at (0928) 507-0901 or Milaine at (0927) 800-8866.
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WORDS BY: GELO GONZALES