The Vanstock - Under the City

Under the City | The Vanstock’s single launch

It is way past midnight and you're still out in the city, walking. Alone. There's a light drizzle, sprinkling the almost empty streets. Occasionally a cab would pass by, slowing down as it nears you, hoping you'd need a ride. Some buildings are still alive at this time of night. You could tell from the…

Stressed Out | Colt’s single launch

Quezon City-based alternative R&B singer/beatmaker COLT will be releasing his single "Stressed Out" this coming Friday night, July, 7, 2017 at the Peeks Lifestyle Store, located in LB Square, along Lopez Ave., Los Baños, Laguna. Catch performances from Benito, Pet School, Sam Ysa, washere, Series, Pure Mind Quiet Heart, DJ Aw, youngsleepyboi, Meh Shua, sohee,…

Electronic music unleashed at Creature Feature

Text and photos by Kimmy Baraoidan The side street of LB Square in Los Baños, Laguna was filled with electronic music artists and enthusiasts last Saturday night at Creature Feature, an electronic-music gig organized by Enimal and Bimstore at the Peeks Lifestyle Store. The store was transformed into a mini stage with entanglements of electric…

Creature Feature

Bimstore and Enimal present CREATURE FEATURE A micro trade fest January 21, 2017 | Saturday | 3:00 p.m. Peeks Lifestyle Store LB Square, Batong Malake, Los Baños, Laguna DJ sets by Le Vanstock X Miko Live sets by XXXXX | ~S O H E E | Maldoror | Pet School | Paincake Patrol Youngsleepyboi | Colt x Luvjasmin | Encyclopedia…

The Hammers That Forge Heavy Metal (Part 3 of 3)

Text by: Kimmy Baraoidan Photos by: Chris Quintana, Kimmy Baraoidan, and Bong Ranes. In this three-part series, Kimmy talks about some of the problems that plagued and continue to challenge metal bands and fans, her experiences as a former member of a metal band and her personal thoughts about the local metal scene and those…

UP Jammers’ Club celebrates its 24th in Freshmeat

Text by: Kimmy Baraoidan Photos by: Chris Quintana In celebration of their 24th year, the UP Jammers' Club held its annual gig Freshmeat: Uncut last October 6, 2016 at Nesting Ground, LB Square in Los Baños, Laguna. Members got to showcase their musical prowess in one night of rock music. Despite the bad weather, members and…

Permit wins Bandemonium II

Text by: Kimmy Baraoidan Photos by: Chris Quintana Permit from Pagsanjan, Laguna is this year's Bandemonium II: Screen to Stage champion, besting six other bands in the second installment of the UP Jammers' Club's battle of the bands held on October 5, 2016 at Nesting Ground, LB Square in Los Baños, Laguna. Los Baños-based hard-rock group…

Freshmeat: Uncut

UP Jammers Club presents FRESHMEAT: Uncut October 6, 2016 | 7:00 p.m. Nesting Ground, LB Square Los Baños, Laguna featuring Psychocyanide | Bamboo Jam | Gnarrate | Mr. Shly | Sunset Blvd | Spacelorns Jen Rogers Band | Embercore | Last Action Heroes | Random Wallflowers The Near Death Experience | Asylum Excursion