OFW musical ‘Care Divas’ returns

There are certain local musicals that no matter how many times they’re re-staged, people still line up and watch. And homegrown comedy/drama-musical “Care Divas” falls into that category. First staged in 2011 by the Philippine Educational Theater Association (PETA), “Care Divas” is considered one of the local theater group’s most important productions as it brought

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Fil-Am K-pop star Kriesha Chu releases first music video

After months of chasing her K-pop dreams, the spotlight is now on Filipino-American teen Kriesha Chu, who just released the official music video for her debut single...

Fil-Am K-pop star Kriesha Chu releases first music video

Oops: Liam Payne apologizes for saying he has never been to the Philippines

Oh Liam, how could you? One Direction’s Liam Payne hosted a Facebook live session where he talked about his career and his experiences as a new dad. A fan from the Philippines...

Oops: Liam Payne apologizes for saying he has never been to the Philippines

Dangerous woman: Ariana Grande to perform in Manila in August

Ariana Grande (along with her famous ponytail) is coming back to the Philippines on Aug 21 for her “Dangerous Woman Tour,” her third concert tour since she started her...

Dangerous woman: Ariana Grande to perform in Manila in August

Mark your calendars: Ed Sheeran is coming to Manila on Nov 7

Well, well, well… What do we have here? Another concert that will potentially wipe out our savings accounts! Ed Sheeran is coming to Manila as part of his Asian Tour 2017....

Mark your calendars: Ed Sheeran is coming to Manila on Nov 7

Advised against singing Tagalog songs? Yael Yuzon clarifies ‘misunderstanding’ with SM

Singer-songwriter Yael Yuzon of Spongecola had to translate one of his band’s biggest hits on the spot when he performed at SM Mega Fashion Hall on Tue, Apr 18. “Technically,...

Advised against singing Tagalog songs? Yael Yuzon clarifies ‘misunderstanding’ with SM

Students can now enjoy Spotify Premium at half the price

When you’re a student, you want to stretch your allowance as much as possible. But you also need the chillest tracks to listen to when you need to relax or when you’re...

Students can now enjoy Spotify Premium at half the price

First ever Record Store Day in PH happening on April 22

Hey, hey, hey! In case you haven’t heard yet, vinyl is making a huge comeback. If you’re looking to build your collection, here’s a sweet opportunity. Audio Pilipinas is...

First ever Record Store Day in PH happening on April 22

Coldplay’s Chris Martin visits cancer-stricken fan in hospital

Hours before Coldplay rocks the Mall of Asia Concert Grounds on Tuesday, lead vocalist Chris Martin took time off to visit an avid fan at a hospital. Ken Valiant Santiago, a...

Coldplay’s Chris Martin visits cancer-stricken fan in hospital

Awww: Filipino couple gets engaged during the Coldplay concert in SG

Call it magic! Proposing at a Coldplay concert seems to be the new in thing. A lovestruck Filipino couple just got engaged in the middle of the Coldplay concert in...

Awww: Filipino couple gets engaged during the Coldplay concert in SG

Coconuts Manila Music

So many songs, so many artists, so many gigs — Manila has a rich music scene, and we’re here to make sure you’re always updated. Coconuts Manila’s music section is for music makers and music lovers.  We write about artists who have "made it." But we write about viral sensations whose claim to fame is a karaoke machine in the middle of a crowded mall, too. Our writers will also give you a heads up when there’s a band coming over and tickets are expected to sell like hot pan de sal. When we hear about a super cool gig, you’ll find out about it here.