Another work week finished, so it’s time to reward yourself once again. [firstpara] Go out, have a drink, and mingle. Just don’t get caught by the girlfriend, if you have one!
One of our gig destinations this week is Saguijo in Makati where on May 20, Revolver Productions will be bringing forward a huge lineup of bands including Juan Pablo Dream, Chillitees, Turbogoth, Dimmerswitch, The Late Isabel, Anicka Dolonius, Cheeba and Climate Change. The following night, it’s Kerplunk Productions’ turn as they too bring their exciting roster of musicmakers.
Nearby, at B-Side over at 7274 Malugay St., San Antonio, Makati, it’s a Deep Fried night featuring Toti Dalmacion, Cyril Yarisantos and Ean Mayor on May 21, 10 PM. Way down south, over at 19 East, it’s Urbandub dishing out some sonic boom on that same night.
Concert for a Cause
On May 21, Ex Libris Philippines, a non-profit organization advocating books, invites you to catch Concert for A Cause.
The concert will not only feature some of the most talented musicians from the UP College of Music such as Gabriela Francisco, Franco Maigue and Raymond Sanga, but the proceeds of the event will also be used to help send deserving students to school. The venue is Abelardo Hall Auditorium, College of Music at the University of the Philippines
For tickets, contact Tata Francisco at 0920-9470861, or Gabi Francisco at 0920-9470835. You may also email at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com. Tickets are at P300. For more info, visit exlibrisphilippines.multiply.com.
Flashback Fridays at LAX VIP Room
Turn back the clock as LAX gives you the best hits of the 90s and the early 2000s. This time-bending party happens on May 21, featuring DJ Markie Madness and DJ Nina. Just make sure not too sing along too well or people will notice just how old you really are.
Table rates (consumable):
For the guest list and table reservations, call 0917-8544566 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Innovation Black feat. Ferry Corsten
Here’s another rocking party from Big Fish. Innovation Black happens on May 21 featuring Ferry Corsten with John Boy Lee and MCLauoce at A-Venue Makati. For tickets and VIP tables, call 632-7762 or 634-8238.
Snap Crackle Pop/Fever Fridays at Encore
At 9 PM, Fever Fridays happens at Encore featuring DJ Marc and Bombi Balquiedra. Together these two will give your Friday night a kickstart that will last throughout the night.
And you better hope it lasts the night because following Fever Fridays is Snap Crackle Pop happening at 10 PM featuring live special style DJ sets by DJ Ace and DJ Mars with MC Dash. The party is hosted by Johnny Verse.
Early patrons can avail the buy one, take one promo on local beers and selected shots and cocktails from 10 p.m. to 12 midnight.
Free Comic Day at Fully Booked
Comic book geeks listen up! Fully Booked is giving away a ton of comic books at all Fully Booked branches! Why? Because it’s Free Comic Day!
We say a free comic is a good comic, so be there early to get dibs on the best comics. Gates open at 10 AM. The stores will also be offering a 20 percent discount on all graphic novels.
Manila Collective Grand Opening
Cubao X, a modern shelter to art and urban culture, takes a new café under its wing. Manila Collective, a “photospace café” will be having its grand opening on May 22, 2010, 6 PM onwards.
The grand opening will be feature FHM contributor, Jake Versoza’s “Nazareno” stereo lightbox photo story exhibit. So hipsters, and lovers of modern art, you know where to go on Saturday, May 22.
WORDS BY: GELO GONZALES