Imago, Sandwich and other Filipino artists will perform at the Happy Plays Music Festival at various malls in Metro Manila.
The free festival will feature six events held at different malls in Metro Manila. Its first event will begin on April 30 at the Market! Market! in Bonifacio Global City, Taguig. It will continue until Ayala Malls Solenad, Ayala Malls Manila Bay, Alabang Town Center and Glorietta, with the final stop at UP Town Center in Quezon City in mid-July.
Each show will bring together nine to twelve participating artists. Other artists include Moonstar88, 6cyclemind, Gracenote, Pedicab, Banda Ni Kleggy, The Vowels They Orbit, Hey June, Jem, Bey, Kiss ‘N Tell, We Got, Kristina Academia and Mizael. Up-and-coming artists are also invited to apply and register as performers at the festival, organized by Ayala Malls, Soupstar Music and Redlines Productions.
Other in-person music festivals have also sprung up in the Philippines. The AURORA Music Festival will return in June. The event will feature performances by Skusta Clee, Al James, Ben&Ben, December Avenue, Unique Salonga, Arthur Nery and more.
Meanwhile, the Filipino music festival Tugatog will bring together Pinoy pop groups in July at the SM Mall Of Asia Arena in Pasay City. Confirmed acts include BINI, BGYO, Alamat, MNL48, and VXON, among others.
The program of the Happy Plays Music Festival is as follows:
Banda Ni Kleggy
The vowels in orbit
kiss and say