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Gary Clark Jr. (Photo courtesy of Warner Bros. Records)

AUDIO JUNKIE: Fury and distorting the blues

After his cover of The Beatles’ “Come Together” on the “Justice League” OST in 2017, guitarist Gary Clark Jr. is back with politically charged album…

(FROM LEFT): Sam Concepcion, 
Billy Crawford, and James Reid

A-list bromance

“It’s a mutual admiration society we have here.” That is what Sam Concepcion said with a big smile when he got together with Billy Crawford…

(FROM LEFT): Clara Benin, EJ de Perio, Syd Hartha, and Fern Tan (Photos by Teks Pabuayon)

Concert heralds new MINT campus

An event titled “New Wave: Silver City Kick-Off Concert” kicked off the opening of a new campus of the Meridian International or MINT, a business,…


AUDIO JUNKIE: Dane’s got game

Danish pop artist Christopher was in Manila last December as part of an Southeast Asian tour to promote two singles. Back then, his mainstream significance…

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Music at the Pearly Gates

English classical crossover vocal group, Libera, performed in Manila recently which coincided with the commemoration of Philippine-United Kingdom Friendship Day. Former Philippine ambassador to the…