The weekend of January 13 and 14 became a throwback of the 90s as popular bands and the hottest solo acts gathered together for the launch of the album “90s Music Comes Alive” presented by Samsung Galaxy S WiFi 5.0 Megaworld, MCA Music, Megaworld Lifestyle Malls with MYX, Jam 88.3, Gadgets Magazine, Business Mirror, ETC, Jack TV, 2nd Avenue and Yahoo Philippines.
Day 1 which was coincidentally Friday the 13th didn’t turn out scary as top bands Chicosci, Tanya Markova, Typecast and December Avenue with special guest Hijo rocked the night with their versions of 90s songs in the album as well as their own hits. Day 2 was “mellow night” with the King of Acoustic Pop Nyoy Volante headlining the activity with other MCA Music artists—Asia’s Acoustic Sweetheart Sabrina and singer/ songwriter Toto Sorioso. Light jazz chanteuse Tricia Garcia guested and showcased songs from her album “Kulay.”
Also highlighting the event was the launch of Bravado, the #1 full serviced merchandising company exclusively under MCA Music whose product range is composed of apparel, branded ranges, posters/ calendars, event programs, accessories and gifts. Bravado’s artist roster includes some of the biggest names in music and merchandise like Metallica, Led Zeppelin, Kanye West, Guns N Roses, Elton John, Alicia Keys, Beyonce, Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Robbie Williams, Spice Girls, Gwen Stefani, Shakira, Nickelback, Slipknot, Iron Maiden, Celine Dion, Shania Twain, Justin Bieber, Rihanna, Mariah Carey among others and locally, Urbandub. All artist who performed wore their favourite artists under the Bravado line. Samsung’s ultimate MP3 evolution Samsung Galaxy S WiFi 5.0 was also introduced and showcased what it can do especially when it comes to storing music. Prizes courtesy of Samsung and MCA Music were given away to the delight of the crowd.
Released under MCA Music and presented by Samsung’s ultimate MP3 evolution, the Samsung Galaxy S WiFi 5.0, the album features an all star OPM line up with their take on 90s hit songs bannered by Chicosci (Unbelievable) as well as top band Urbandub (This Used To Be My Playground), superband Franco (Fake Plastic Trees), December Avenue (I Don’t Wanna Wait), Miguel Escueta (Linger), Typecast (Twisted), Tanya Markova (Creep), king of acoustic pop Nyoy Volante (Power of Two), acoustic pop sisters Krissy & Ericka (Change The World), Toto Sorioso (Stay), Asia’s acoustic sweetheart Sabrina (No Rain), sibling duo The Lamars (Someday), It Girl Solenn Heussaff (Torn) and multi-platinum crooner Richard Poon (Mambo No. 5).
“90s Music Comes Alive” is now out in CDs at leading record stores under MCA Music, and is presented by Samsung Galaxy S WiFi 5.0. To download the music of “90s Music Comes Alive” to your mobile phones, just text NINETIES to 3456. “90s Music Comes Alive”- the grand launch is also presented by Megaworld Lifestyle Malls and valued media partners: MYX – the Official Music Channel Partner, Jam 88.3 – the Official Radio Partner, Gadgets Magazine, Business Mirror, ETC, Jack TV, 2nd Avenue and Yahoo Philippines – The Official Online Partner.