10 Gigs and Parties to Go to This Week: June 15 to 21
This week's must-see gigs, parties, events.
Wednesday, June 15
Bad Decisions Wednesday
Where: Black Market, Warehouse 5, La Fuerza Compound 2, Sabio Street, Makati City
Why you should go: Bad Decisions DJs this Wednesday are Zerzvc, Don P & Angelo Mendez with Nathan J. In the Mao Den, in charge of music are Turtle, Yourdirtyone, Jess Milner, and Crwn.
Other details: Doors open at 10 p.m. For table reservations, contact 0917-829-4162 or 403-5019.
XX XX Soft Opening Week: Pasta Groove + Residents
Where: 20a to 20b La Fuerza Plaza 1, 2241 Don Chino Roces Avenue, Makati City
Why you should go: Soul, funk, disco, Latin, Afro, rare groove, jazz, samba, bossa nova, OPM, world music, and more are playing this Wednesday. All vinyl in this new club featuring music by Pasta Groove and other resident DJs.
Other details: Be there by 10 p.m. For inquiries, contact 0927-363-1806.
Thursday, June 16
Rush Hour 3: Bayan Ko, Tugtugin Ko!
Where: Ayala Museum, Makati Avenue corner Dela Rosa Street, Greenbelt Park, Makati City
Why you should go: In the fervor of Philippine Independence Day and with a renewed sense of nationhood brought about by the recently concluded elections, the Manila Symphony Orchestra will be performing a rare collection of master works by National Artists in music, as well as OPM classics.
Other details: Event starts at 6:30 p.m. Regular entrance fee P700.
Friday, June 17
Starving for Art Weekend Festival
Where: DITO: Bahay ng Sining, J. Molina Street, Marikina City
Why you should go: Come one, come all! Theatre performers, musicians, spoken word artists, performance artists are welcome. DITO is celebrating art and new performers are encouraged to take their chance at the spotlight.
Other details: Performances start at 7 p.m. Free admission!
Where: World Trade Center, Gil Puyat Avenue Extension corner Diosdado Macapagal Boulevard, Pasay City
Why you should go: Let us all unite in white for this magical dance event. Get your white outfit ready and prepare to shine as you party all night long! Artists include Bigfish Radio and Club Haze resident DJ-Producer Sndrz, Armada Records DJ Bobina, and Bigfish Voice Mc Steven Alexander Rutgers.
Other details: Party starts at 10 p.m. For early tickets or VIP tables, contact 0917-931-8444 or 808-8080.
Friday, June 17
Eye of the Storm
Where: TIME in Manila, 7840 Makati Avenue, Makati City
Why you should go: Feel the ground shake as Cinemassacre and Mica bring another tornado of techno to Time. Featuring local heroes Kristian Hernandez and Emel Rowe, the Slaughterhouse team will be bringing a new dimension and direction to their all to notorious gatherings.
Other details: Doors open at 11 p.m. Get in for P300 before 1 a.m. and P500 after 1 a.m.
Saturday, June 18
Vibrant Music Festival
Where: Globe Circuit Events Grounds, Carmona, Makati City
Why you should go: Head your way to Circuit Makati for this music and paint party. Get ready for 12 EDM superstars with 15,000 liters of washable paint in one massive music party! Headlined by R3hab, DJ Juicy M, Krunk, and Rave Republic plus get to catch performances by Marc Marasigan, Tom Taus, Deuce Manila, Those Damn Nerds, and more.
Other details: Gates open at 4 p.m. Tickets available through SM Tickets. Call 470-2222 for inquiries.
Fete de la Musique
Where: Different stages in Makati and Manila
Why you should go: Three main stages and over 15 pocket stages all over Metro Manila! Join this ultimate celebration of music and drop by one of the pocket stages—rock, indie, MOD, world music, and more! Check out the complete schedule here.
Other details: Performances start at 4 p.m. onwards. Entrance is free!
Love is All
Where: TodayXFuture, 7-T Gen. Malvar Street, Araneta Center Cubao, Quezon City
Why you should go: Listen to the beats of Atomic Jox, Toxic Boy Disco, Hey Mr. Mister, Megushtah, and Pawawaw as they celebrate love and drive out all hate this Pride Month.
Other details: Party starts at 9 p.m. Free entrance!
Tuesday, June 21
Where: Music Hall at The Metrowalk, Meralco Avenue, Pasig City
Why you should go: Rock out all night to Crib as they sing their hits and other covers.
Other details: Performance starts at 9 p.m. Free entrance!