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Portraits of real-life beauty


Dove seeks to realign the parameters of what is considered beautiful with “Women on Women,” a photography exhibit that looks at the stories of common Filipinas through the lens of some of the country’s top female photographers.

Posted: December 7th, 2012 in Fashion and Beauty,Headlines | Read More »

Geek behind the lens


Like his favorite comic book superheroes, Jay Tablante is split between two worlds. When nothing’s afoot, he is a mild-mannered ad agency photographer; pushing everything from women’s clothes to credit cards.

Posted: November 17th, 2012 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Super | Read More »

The voice of an underdog


It’s strange that an underdog story would come out of a singing contest reality show, but that is been the case for the third season of “The Voice.”

Posted: November 10th, 2012 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Super | Read More »

James Morrison in the flesh


James Morrison, in a white shirt that restricted circulation and a leather jacket that would make Marlon Brando proud, stepped in front of a large Smart Araneta Coliseum crowd with energy incongruent to the soulful, contemplative vibe of most of his songs.

Posted: October 20th, 2012 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Super | Read More »

Slow motion in small-town Korea


South Korea must be the best country in the world to be homeless. Perhaps that is not something you would read in a Lonely Planet, and it is doubtful that South Korean tourism authorities would include that information in their next 30-second spot on cable news.

Posted: October 20th, 2012 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Travel | Read More »

James Morrison’s awakening


Even within the strange dichotomy that is the life of a famous pop star, real life happens. In British singer-songwriter James Morrison’s case, it was a taste of the extremes. After coming out with his second record “Songs for You, Truths for Me,” the 28-year-old had a child and lost his father to alcoholism and depression.

Posted: October 6th, 2012 in Headlines,Super | Read More »

Growing up Gracie


Working at the family business is an odd proposition when your last name is Gracie. Instead of busting tables or pushing paper, the career trajectory involves breaking limbs and trading punches inside an eight-sided chain link cage.

Posted: September 8th, 2012 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Super | Read More »

Cynthia Alexander’s intimate send-off


“This is more than intimate,” said Cynthia Alexander before taking a second to tune her guitar in the middle of a set. Over the course of the night, she would repeatedly ask people what song they wanted to hear, a question that was often met with pleas for her to play her whole catalog.

Posted: June 23rd, 2012 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Super | Read More »

Still in a trance


Being one of the early proponents of a musical style has the side effect of making one pine for things long gone, like an ex-girlfriend who was much more attractive 20 pounds ago.

Posted: May 19th, 2012 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Super | Read More »

Beats, soul, and all that jazz at Malasimbo


“If they told me the only way I would get here was by swimming, I would try.” —Joe Bataan

Posted: March 17th, 2012 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Super | Read More »



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