Filipino beatboxer wows judges of Asia’s Got Talent

Filipino beatboxer wows judges of Asia’s Got Talent

A Filipino beatboxer from Davao City wows the judges Asia’s Got Talent, the first pan-regional edition of the international talent search program. By producing five different sounds, the 19-yeal old Neil Rey Llanes managed to get four “yes” answers from the judges — 16-time Grammy winner David Foster, UK pop singer and former Spice Girl member Melanie C, American singer and actor Vanness Wu, and Indonesian rock icon Anggun. Llanes’ audition was shown in the…

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Reactions of some critics to The Beatles during their era

Reactions of some critics to The Beatles during their era

No doubt, the famous classic band The Beatles holds a vital part of music history and today’s industry of rock ‘n’ roll. With members John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr; The Beatles became widely regarded as the greatest hitmakers of 60’s to 70’s. However, years ago, when they first perform in the USA, the reaction was mixed. Here is the critics were saying during their era: Theodore Strongin New York Times –…

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Top Rank Boxing releases official promotional video of Pacquiao – Mayweather fight

Top Rank Boxing releases official promotional video of Pacquiao – Mayweather fight

Top Rank Boxing released the promotional video of the Manny Pacquiao – Floyd Mayweather Jr. boxing match set on May 2 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, USA. Pacquiao and Mayweather took part in filming in a Los Angeles studio ahead of their Las Vegas clash. During the 30-second short video, the boxers face-off in front of the MGM Grand, which will stage the ‘Fight of the Century’. Watch the video below:

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MJ Lastimosa plays herself for an MMK episode

MJ Lastimosa plays herself for an MMK episode

Mary Jean (MJ) Lastimosa, a Top 10 finalist of the Miss Universe 2015 beauty pageant, will star as herself in the upcoming Maalaala Mo Kaya episode that will feature her  life story. Her MMK debut will be aired on ABS-CBN on Saturday, April 11. Joining her in the episode are Cherie Gil, Isabel Oli, Sofia Millares, Veyda Inoval, Ronnie Lazaro, Encar Benedicto, JunJun Quitana, Kyline Alcantara and Bianca Bentulan.

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Alex Gonzaga to perform unexpected concert

Alex Gonzaga to perform unexpected concert

Actress and TV host Alex Gonzaga is scheduled to show off her singing talent in her very first major concert at the Smart Araneta Coliseum on April 25. Entitled AG from the East: The Unexpected Concert, the concert is expected to blend Alex’s natural humor and talent in signing. Gonzaga said her idea of the concert is for fans to really “expect the unexpected.” “Opening pa lang namin, (The opening alone) it’s very unexpected and…

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AskMen names Emma Watson as the “Most outstanding woman in the world”

AskMen names Emma Watson as the “Most outstanding woman in the world”

The online men’s web portal AskMen named Emma Watson as the number one on their Top 99 Outstanding Women, for her work on the United Nations’ #HeForShe campaign. The website cites: “Her alignment with the United Nations’ HeForShe campaignhas made her the face of feminism right now, and she’s helping change the way men think about women. Now that’s power.” The site added, via Newsmax,“So it’s fitting that the little girl who was cast to…

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Resorts World Manila and Viva Communications set stage for Bituing Walang Ninging: The Musical

Resorts World Manila and Viva Communications set stage for Bituing Walang Ninging: The Musical

Exactly 30 years after it was first screened in movie houses, the classic film Bituing Walang Ningning has been adapted into a musical play, which will be staged in Resorts World Manila. Based on a comic series by Nerissa Cabral, it was made into a blockbuster movie in 1985 and eventually had a small screen adaptation in 2006. The story is centered on character Dorina Pineda’s rise up in show business from a talented aspiring…

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Free comic books on May 2

Free comic books on May 2

Another spectacular day for comicbook enthusiasts as the Free Comicbook Day 2015 is happening next month. Scheduled to be held this coming May 2 at the flagship Fully Booked store in Bonifacio High Street and its other branches throughout the country, as well as in other participating comicbook stores, Free Comicbook Day is seen to become one of this year’s most awaited events for comicbook collectors, with 50 special-edition titles from major comicbook publishers to…

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Backstreet Boys to hold concert in Manila this 2015

Backstreet Boys to hold concert in Manila this 2015

The best-selling 90’s boy band, Backstreet Boys, is coming to Manila to do a concert on May 5 at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City. Composed of Brian Littrell, Nick Carter, AJ McLean, Kevin Richardson, and Howie Dorough; the boy band confirmed their Manila concert after posting the dates of their  Asian tour and ticket prices on their official website. With over 130 million records sold worldwide, Backstreet Boys left its mark in…

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Tekken finally releases first Filipino character

Tekken finally releases first Filipino character

The arcade fighting game Tekken finally introduced a Filipino character to fulfill their new lineup. According to a Twitter post of Bandai Namco Games’ Katsuhiro Harada, the Filipino character is a woman that specializes in Eskrima and Kick Boxing. The character is named Josie Rizal, a play on the name of the Philippine national hero. In a teaser released on Sunday, Josie is seen wearing a gold dress and a blue skirt with gladiator sandals….

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