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Just can’t get enough

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VEANA Fores, Jorge Araneta, Stella Marquez-Araneta, José Pardo, Marilyn Pardo, AntonioMarquez PHOTOS BY POCHOLOCONCEPCION

In the 1970s, contemporary music branched out into different directions, giving birth to heavy metal, funk, punk, jazz fusion and disco. These varied genres spilled over into the ’80s, many of the artists achieving major success and influencing lots of fans.

Posted: April 13th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Why we love QC

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MARK Laccay, Kate Torralba and Mark McCullie at Tomato Kick. PHOTO BY POCHOLO CONCEPCION

Back in the late 1980s, we remember a restaurant named Crazy Daisy at the corner of Timog Avenue and Scout Tobias, Quezon City. It became a hangout of artists and musicians waiting for the live gigs to start at Red Rocks (later renamed Club Dredd) next door.

Posted: April 6th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

Lionel Richie: From funky to preppy to street smart

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RAISED in Tuskegee, Alabama, Lionel Richie is now 64 but looks youthful.

In the late 1960s, Lionel Brockman Richie Jr. was majoring in economics on a tennis scholarship in Tuskegee Institute in Alabama, his hometown, when he joined a band called The Mystics, later renamed The Commodores.

Posted: April 4th, 2014 in Fashion and Beauty,Headlines | Read More »

Kindergarten stress

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I wanted to argue but had to grudgingly bow to authority. The school principal had just asserted her bullheadedness in requiring my son, PJ, who topped his kindergarten class, to deliver a speech on graduation day.

Posted: April 2nd, 2014 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Home and Entertaining,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Dance till you drop at Globe Circuit grounds April 5

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SWEDISH DJ Alesso is one of seven international and local acts performing at the Closeup Forever Summer dance music fest on April 5 at the Globe Circuit grounds,Makati. ALESSOWORLD.COM

We have a strong feeling that many of the kids who flocked to the recent 7107 International Music Fest in Clark, Pampanga, will comprise the audience at the Closeup Forever Summer dance music fest on April 5 at the Globe Circuit grounds in Makati (the site of the old Sta. Ana racetrack).

Posted: March 30th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

Let the good times roll

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The promoter sounded worried. She was texting us about the Macklemore concert, saying that she hopes tickets would move a little faster. That was a week before the gig.

Posted: March 25th, 2014 in Headlines,Health and Wellness,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Back in BGC

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CLUB Haze. PHOTO BY POCHOLO CONCEPCION

It is 10 p.m. on a Saturday, and The Fort Strip in Bonifacio Global City (BGC) is teeming with young people. They own the night, these kids with money to burn and whose idea of a good time starts around midnight.

Posted: March 16th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

Jessica Sanchez brings along fellow ‘Idol’ finalist for PH concert

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Jessica Sanchez. Photo by ELTON LUGAY

Solaire Resort and Casino is hosting a month-long celebration of its first anniversary with a series of concerts featuring Filipino and international acts.

Posted: March 15th, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Meet Mr. Cochinillo

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There’s a sarcastic term that goes with eating lechon and other fatty foods: pampa-bata, because you might end up sleeping eternally earlier than expected.

Posted: March 13th, 2014 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Food,Headlines | Read More »

Where to buy last few Bruno Mars concert tickets

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GRAMMY-WINNING Bruno Mars performs on March 22 at the SM Mall of Asia Arena. BRUNOMARS.COM

A friend was frantic. She desperately wants to watch the Bruno Mars concert on March 22 at the SM Mall of Asia Arena, but tickets were priced way too high for her budget.

Posted: March 9th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

The morning after

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CHILLOUT: Audience members laze around in between performances. PHOTO BY RAFFY LERMA

We were too young to go to the Antipolo Rock Music Festival in December 1970—just four months after the historic three-day fest Woodstock was held in New York.

Posted: March 2nd, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

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