MANILA -- Disaster strikes and the nation finds just cause to unite for a cause—help the victims get back on their feet again. This time, mainstream and indie musicians have found a new cause, after the Bohol tragedy, with the ravages wrought by super typhoon Yolanda.
Here’s a rundown of upcoming gigs whose proceeds as well as donations received will help rehabilitate Yolanda’s unwanted wrecks.
Kankaloo Sunset Donation Drive
Who: Good Leaf, Minerva, Kontra Tiempo, Papa Mod and Lagkitan Trio
When: November 14, Thursday
Where: The Spot, Luzvic Building, Samson Rd cor Francisco St. Caloocan City
Kapit Bisig Jamming Night
Who: Various artists
Where: The Wharf Bar and Resto, 93 Bayan Bayanan Ave., Marikina Heights, Marikina City
When: November 15, Friday
Who: The Dawn, Spongecola, Peryodiko, Wolfgang, Soapdish
Where: 19 East, East Service Road, Sucat, Muntinlupa
When: November 18
Entrance: P250 per person
Yapak Mo, Yakap Ko: Concert for A Cause
Who: Up Dharma Down
Where: Plaza V, De La Salle- College of St. Benilde
When: 22 November, 5:30 pm
Entrance: P 300
Originally planned for the kids of Smokey Mountain, the show will accept donations for the victims of Yolanda super typhoon.
The Roadhouse Rocks for Relief
Who: The Blue Rats, Electric Sala, The Brat Pack, Bleu Rascals, etc.
Where: The Roadhouse Manila Bay back of SM Mall of Asia
When:November 24, starting at 5 p.m.
Raimund and His Yolandagram Shoebox
What: If you ask for a souvenir photo, Sandwich man Raimund Marasigan will in return ask for your money to be deposited in the shoebox he carries around with him. It’s for Yolanda donations and any amount will be appreciated.
When: Every chance you see him and ask for a photo of/with him.
Bukas Palad Benefit Concert
Where: The Loyola House of Studies, Ateneo de Manila University, Quezon City
When: November 16 at 2 p.m.