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REVIEW: Pamcy’s Binibini LP

  26.08.2019   Review by Yanan Melo

Up-and-coming DJ extraordinaire and electronic music producer Pamcy Fernandez released Binibini, her debut LP, which has now become one of the most addicting albums I have ever listened to. There

REVIEW: UDD’s SELF-TITLED ALBUM

  31.07.2019   Review by Yanan Melo

Seven years after the UDD’s last studio album Capacities, the band finally decided to drop the long-awaited follow-up to their critically-acclaimed 2012 release. While Capacities seemed to focus on the

REVIEW: IV OF SPADES’ CLAPCLAPCLAP!

  5.02.2019   [Indie] Manila

Within the past two years, alternative rock band IV OF SPADES took the world by a storm. They released song-after-song and every single was a hit – songs like Hey,

YEAR-ENDER: The Top Ten Albums/EPs of 2018

  31.12.2018   Yanan Melo

Our resident Music critic, Yanan Melo, returns with his Top Ten Albums and EPs for 2018. Read on and see if your favorite made his list. 10. “las drogas son

2018 Best Tracks So Far

  29.05.2018   Yanan Melo

This year has been a blast so far. New music is something I would never say “no” to, and I hope the same is for you. So here is my

Coeli’s Here Today EP: A beautiful dedication to life

With every swing of her cello bow and every pluck of the guitar, singer-songwriter and maestro cellist Coeli San Luis defines herself as a musician through the soulfully hopeful songwriting

My Thoughts on “Glossolalia (The Harsh Sounds of the Internet)” by Teenage Granny

  26.03.2018   Yanan Melo

The Incomprehensible Language of the Internet No, this is not a review. These are just some thoughts I had while listening to Teenage Granny aka Alyana Cabral’s EP Glossolalia. As

MUSINGS: Nicole Joslin

  7.03.2018   Yanan Melo

In 2017, I discovered Nicole Joslin. My grandma was going to visit me and my family here in Chicago, so I grabbed that very special opportunity to buy myself some

Musings: Q&A with Kian Ransom of The Ransom Collective

  26.02.2018   Yanan Melo

Indie folk-pop band, The Ransom Collective, is a wonder to behold. Ranging from their foot-tapping anthems to soulful musings, the six-piece band has proven themselves masters of their craft and