Win tickets to watch Nyoy Volante’s LOVE DECODED bar tour

September 5, 2008 | No Comments Yet


Get a chance to watch any of Nyoy Volante‘s shows in the LOVE DECODED: Limited Edition. Ulimited Selection bar tour by leaving your name, blog, and contact details at this blog post. Here’s the schedule:

  • Hard Rock Café (Sept. 12 with Julianne)
  • Bagaberde Roxas (Sept. 19 with Bituin Escalante)
  • Ratsky’s – Morato (Sept. 26 with Jay Durias)

Read more here.

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Pick the artists you want to perform in Manila and win CDs

August 19, 2008 | No Comments Yet

You can win 4 music CDs courtesty of MCA Music and Music Picks just by answering this survey.

Winner will be notified through e-mail. Prize will be shipped anywhere in the Philippines.

This survey and contest runs until September 17, 2008.

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Win Simple Plan concert tickets from Titik Pilipino and Viva

July 25, 2008 | 1 Comment

Watch Simple Plan, Jamie Scott & The Town, and New Found Glory on August 4, 2008 at the Araneta Coliseum by joining Titik Pilipino and Viva‘s promo. All you have to do is leave your contact details and refer two friends to the website.

The grand prize winner gets 2 Lower Box seat tickets while 5 other winners will receive 2 Upper Box B seat tickets each.

You have to be at least 18 years old to be eligible for the contest. The promo ends on July 31, 2008.

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Events: Butch Dalisay Talk, Davao Food Appreciation Tour, BlogBank Launch, and Tons of Concerts!

March 14, 2008 | 5 Comments

Here are some notable events that are buzzing around the Philippine blogosphere this time of year:

Butch Dalisay on Creative Non-Fiction for Bloggers

Butch Dalisay by Juned

Kape @ Pandesal sa Isla Series No: 2 features a conversation with Butch Dalisay, a Palanca Hall of Fame Awardee. You can view a partial video of the talk or full audio at the Blog and Soul website. And here’s a nice narration of the event courtesy of PinoyCentric. (A podcast of the previous talk, Libel and Blogging, can also be downloaded.)

Davao Food Appreciation Tour

Davao Food Appreciation Tour image by Davao Food Trip

Davao Food Appreciation Tour (Davao FAT) is literally a food trip for over 20 bloggers throughout 8 establishments in Davao. It follows the Davao Food Trip that was held last December to January. Davao FAT begins March 14 and ends on March 16.

BlogBank Launch

BlogBank logo

Blog Bank, the first blog advertising network in the Philippines, held a launch party on March 13 at Red Box Greenbelt, Makati. Regnard Raquedan writes:

The launch was held at the spiffy Red Box Karaoke in Greenbelt 3, Makati City. The BlogBank team threw a rockin’ karaoke party for the advertisers, publishers and bloggers, with a short program to recognize the Top 3 advertisers (eLBC, Delifrance & Nokia), as well as the Top 3 earning publishers (Jehzeel, Kiven and Anton).


Maroon 5 Concert photo by darna33

Finally, let’s talk about concerts. You’ve been living under a rock if you haven’t about all the great musicians gracing our islands in the past few weeks. But for your sake, here’s a rundown:

  • Ne-Yo (March 1)
  • Maroon 5 (March 5)
  • Incubus (March 9)
  • Colbie Caillat (March 11)
  • Earth, Wind and Fire Experience featuring Al McKay (March 11)
  • Mandy Moore (March 12)
  • Incognito (March 14)
  • Harry Connick Jr. (March 15)
  • Celine Dion (March 15)

Don’t feel so bad if you haven’t attended any of these, because even bigger artists are coming to town!

  • Joss Stone (April)
  • Toto (April 3)
  • Swing Out Sister (April 7)
  • Duran Duran (April 10)
  • Damian Marley (May)
  • Natalie Cole (May)
  • James Blunt (May 19)
  • The Click Five (May 30)
  • Steve Tyrell (May 30)
  • Madonna (July)
  • Josh Groban (July)
  • Dave Matthews Band (September)
  • Justin Timberlake (October)
  • U2 (October)
  • Usher (November)

(Info from, PhilMUG, and TicketNet.)

Are you psyched yet? Woot!

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