GMA 7 airs Ogie-Regine Valentine Special – “Mr. & Mrs. A” this Saturday

After the most talked-about and successful “Mr. and Mrs. A” concert held at the Smart-Araneta Coliseum last Valentine’s Day, fans of the power couple and all Kapuso viewers will have the chance to witness the first ever collaboration concert as husband and wife of Songwriter Ogie Alcasid and Asia’s Songbird Regine Velasquez­-Alcasid through the “Mr. and Mrs. A television special.“ Love and emotions outpour as the couple sings timeless songs that unravel their life and love stories which will surely engage viewers in the beauty …

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“The Muppets” wins Oscar for Best Original Song!

The beloved song “The Rainbow Connection” sung by Kermit the Frog didn’t win the Academy Award for Best Original Song when it was nominated in the ’80s. Now, Kermit has been vindicated as the ditty “Man or Muppet” from Disney‘s new comedy “The Muppets” has just bagged the Oscar for its songwriter Bret McKenzie. “It’s a power ballad that deals with a man/Muppet identity crisis,” McKenzie says. “We’ve all been there. I hammered it out on the piano, imagining I was Eric Carmen.” The song …

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The first Philippine Popular Music Festival is now open

There are competitions for aspiring singers, dancers, actors, models, bands, chefs, even children wanting to be chefs but what about for songwriters? With a local music scene widely dominated by imported music, the Filipino songwriter has become a stranger in his own land. With this in mind, prominent names from various industries have come together to spearhead the creation of the Philippine Popular Music Festival. PhilPOP is a songwriting competition open to all amateur and professional Filipino composers. By March 1, 2012, interested composers can …

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Nominees of 2012 MYX Music Awards to be announced live on MyxPH.com

After the success of MYX Charts app, which became the world’s most downloaded free music application in the Android Market, MYX, the no. 1 music channel in the Philippines, now embarks on achieving a new milestone, the MYX Music Awards 2012. This year’s announcement of MYX Music Awards’ nominees on February 8 (Wednesday), 3 p.m., will be more special and fun, as it can be witnessed live via the top music channel’s equally patronized online platform www.myxph.com. Last year was believed to be the emergence …

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Parokya ni Edgar scores a gold in their “Middle-Aged Juvenile Novelty Pop Rockers” album

Parokya ni Edgar proved that they are one of the most successful bands of this generation when they added another Gold in their gallery of record awards. The recognition is for the “Middle-Aged Juvenile Novelty Pop Rockers” album, which includes the hits “Pangarap Lang Kita,” “One Hit Combo,” among others. “Middle-Aged Juvenile Novelty Pop Rockers” is the 9th studio album of the Filipino alternative rock band Parokya Ni Edgar, released in 2010 by Universal Records. Shar…

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