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Ely Buendia set to share stage with 'Ang Huling El Bimbo – The Musical' cast

Oct 29, 2019 - 12:34 PM

Eraserheads fans will not want to miss this

ELY BUENDIA. The Eraserheads frontman is set to perform in the upcoming show 'Ely Buendia: Night at the Theater.' Photo courtesy of Ultimate Shows

WATCH: 'Ang Huling El Bimbo' by Ely Buendia and The Itchyworms will soothe your restless heart

Feb 10, 2019 - 2:15 PM

Plus... an excerpt from 'With A Smile'

EPIC TEAMUP. Ely Buendia and The Itchyworms – giants in the Filipino music industry – team up for a concert. Photo from The Itchyworms' Facebook age

LOOK: Itchyworms, Ely Buendia do #HowHardDidAgingHitYouChallenge

Jan 18, 2019 - 11:24 AM

The OPM legends get together for an epic throwback!

NOSTALGIC. The Itchyworms and Ely Buendia reunite for an epic throwback photo. Screenshot from Facebook.com/theitchyworms

Updates on Bong Revilla’s acquittal | Evening wRap

Dec 07, 2018 - 9:05 PM

Watch the evening wRap with Quita Chuatico

'Maling Akala?' Ely Buendia denies rumored Eraserheads 'reunion' during UAAP finals

Dec 04, 2018 - 7:17 PM

Ely Buendia says the band isn't getting back together for the UAAP finals, much to fans' dismay

IN PHOTOS: Your Pinoy rock faves share the stage at Orange & Lemons’s Moonlane Festival

Aug 08, 2018 - 12:01 PM

Moonlane Festival’s solid lineup, curated by Orange & Lemons, was a mix of longtime favorites as well as up-and-comers.

ORANGE & LEMONS. The band celebrated the re-release of their 15 year-old debut album, ‘Love in the Land of Rubber Shoes & Dirty Ice Cream,’ and brought friends along to play for Moonlane, a day-long music festival. All photos by Paolo Abad/Rappler

'Life begins at 40': Judy Ann Santos celebrates 40th birthday

May 12, 2018 - 4:00 PM

The actress shares details of the festivities, including dinner at Mecha Uma and a 90s themed karaoke party with Aegis and Ely Buendia

FORTY AND FAB. The actress celebrates her 40th birthday. Screenshot from Instagram.com/officialjuday

Man in a hurry: Ely Buendia's unflagging heart

Feb 18, 2018 - 7:00 PM

Ely Buendia's life has crossed decades and bent genres, but not without a few close calls

WATCH: Scenes from Sagada's 'Concert in the Clouds'

Nov 08, 2017 - 8:26 PM

Ely Buendia, Gary Valenciano, and more – here's a look back at Sagada's 'Concert in the Clouds'


WATCH: Nanay Ely, the 82-year-old crocheter of Tayuman

Aug 12, 2017 - 3:00 PM

Nanay Ely is just one of thousands of Filipino indigent seniors who continue to work to make ends meet

5 sosok yang menginspirasi di tahun 2016

Dec 27, 2016 - 12:40 PM

Kehidupan mereka yang sempat viral di dunia maya menginspirasi netizen

NFL: Giants, only team to beat Cowboys this season, do it again

Dec 12, 2016 - 3:03 PM

An Odell Beckham touchdown in the third quarter snaps the Cowboys 11 game winning streak and keeps the Giants playoff hopes alive

HOW BOUT THEM GIANTS. Odell Beckham says plans for the Cowboys to celebrate clinching the NFC West title at Giants Stadium motivated the team. Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images/AFP

NFL: Manning tosses 3 TDs as gambling Giants beat Bengals

Nov 15, 2016 - 4:46 PM

The Giants moved to 6 3 after a risky gamble late pays off at home

CLOSE WIN. The New York Giants held on to win following a risky fourth down touchdown pass late in the game. Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images/AFP

Papuan tribe preserves ancient rite of mummification

Aug 15, 2016 - 7:43 PM

Honored upon death with a custom reserved only for important elders and local heroes among the Dani people – Agat Mamete Mabel is embalmed and preserved with smoke and animal oil upon his death

MUMMIFICATION. This photo taken on August 7, 2016 shows tribe chief Eli Mabel (C) holding the mummified remains of his ancestor, Agat Mamete Mabel, Agat Mamete Mabel, in the village of Wogi in Wamena, the long-isolated home of the Dani tribe high in the Papuan central highlands. Photo by Adek Berry/AFP

IN PHOTOS: Behind the scenes of Ely Buendia, The Itchyworms' 'Pariwara' music video

Jul 25, 2016 - 1:47 PM

Ely Buendia and The Itchyworms are collaborating on a song for the first time

'PARIWARA.' Ely Buendia shoots his scenes for the 'Pariwara' music video, a song in collaboration with The Itchyworms. Photo by Rob Reyes/ Rappler

Live Blog: Smart Music Live at the Araneta Coliseum

Jul 13, 2016 - 6:07 PM

Smart subscribers enjoyed an exclusive concert featuring artists like Up Dharma Down Nathan Sykes and Ely Buendia

Mourners say farewell to Elie Wiesel in New York

Jul 04, 2016 - 10:24 AM

Mourners including world leaders pay tribute to Wiesel who died at the age of 87

In Romania, poignant memories of Holocaust survivor Wiesel

Jul 03, 2016 - 9:45 PM

He was a man who bequeathed to us the duty to preserve the memory of the Holocaust and to ensure that this tragedy never occurs again says Aurel Vainer

epa05404484 (FILE) A file photo dated 24 April 2012 of Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel arriving for the 'Time 100 Gala' to celebrate the Time Magazine's list of the 100 Most Influential People in the World in New York, New York, USA. Media reports on 02 July 2016 state that Elie Wiesel, Holocaust survivor, Nobel Peace Prize laureate and author, died at the age of 87, citing Israel's Yad Vashem Holocaus Memorial. EPA/JUSTIN LANE

Penyintas Holocaust Elie Wiesel meninggal dunia

Jul 03, 2016 - 12:32 PM

Elie Wiesel dapat penghargaan Nobel untuk memoarnya Night

Elie Wiesel; penyintas Holocaust, penulis, dan penerima hadiah Nobel, meninggal dunia pada 2 Juli 2016. Foto oleh Justin Lane/EPA

Key works of Nobel peace winner and Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel

Jul 03, 2016 - 9:59 AM

Here are some of the best literary works and most memorable quotes by Nobel peace laureate Elie Wiesel

This January 24, 2005, shows US author and Nobel Peace Prize recipient Elie Wiesel addressing the United Nations General Assembly in New York. Photo by Don Emmert/AFP

Elie Wiesel, Nobel laureate and Holocaust survivor, dies

Jul 03, 2016 - 7:56 AM

3rd UPDATE Wiesel is perhaps best known for his memoir Night detailing his experiences in the Auschwitz concentration camp

SMILING ELIE. This November 30, 2006, file photo shows Nobel peace laureate Elie Wiesel after being presented with an honorary knighthood by the British Foreign Secretary Margaret Beckett at the Foreign Office in London. Bertrand Langlois/AFP

Comelec tightens security after Smartmatic breach

May 13, 2016 - 8:18 PM

This comes after Comelec Commissioner Rowena Guanzon slammed Smartmatic for a breach in protocol The prior knowledge and official consent of the Comelec en banc is required before Smartmatic can make any program changes

TIGHTER SECURITY. Comelec Chairman Andres Bautista checks a computer used in the canvassing of votes in the May 9 elections. The Comelec has tightened the security for its canvassing system after a breach of protocol by technology provider Smartmatic. Photo courtesy of Comelec EID

7 killed, another wounded in election day Cavite ambush

May 09, 2016 - 10:18 AM

Besides Cavite incidents of violence also took place in Maguindanao and Cebu a few hours before polls opened

VIOLENCE. Unidentified gunmen attacked 8 men in Rosario in Cavite, hours before polls opened. Graphic by Emil Mercado/Rappler

Smartmatic: Rejected ballots 'no cause for alarm'

Feb 12, 2016 - 3:15 PM

Technology provider Smartmatic says the ballots used in the tests are not the same final ballots to be used on election day

TESTING BALLOTS. Comelec-deployed personnel test ballot papers on vote-counting machines in the poll body's warehouse in Santa Rosa, Laguna. File photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Candidates hit Comelec over system glitches

Feb 11, 2016 - 6:30 PM

We should not allow sinister parties to manipulate the elections the camp of Vice President Jejomar Binay says

MAJOR PROBLEMS. Comelec Chairman Andres Bautista faces criticism after the poll body admitted major problems in the voting system. Photo courtesy of Comelec EID

Comelec unsure if it can hold Smartmatic accountable

Feb 11, 2016 - 5:40 PM

Downplaying delays due to system problems Comelec Chairman Andres Bautista says ‘I still have 88 days my friend We still have time’

UNDER FIRE. Technology provider Smartmatic draws flak after the Comelec admitted more problems in the automated election system. File photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Nikki Gil in stunning wedding gown

Nov 21, 2015 - 10:24 PM

Nikki wears an Elie Saab gown according to photographer Pat Dy

Film minggu ini: Dari 'Bridge of Spies' hingga '99 Homes'

Oct 23, 2015 - 3:08 PM

Sejumlah film ini berpotensi raih penghargaan tahun depan mulai dari Bridge of Spies hingga 99 Homes Ada juga dokumenter musik Ed Sheeran dan serial terakhir Paranormal Activity

Tom Hanks tunjukkan akting yang menawan di film arahan Steven Spielberg, 'Bridge of Spies'. Foto dari Facebook/Dreamworks

Presidential aspirants: 22 and counting

Oct 12, 2015 - 4:12 PM

2nd UPDATE If Filipinos would have to pick a president based on today s list the choices include a vice president a former Tesda director general a twice disqualified presidential candidate a tricycle driver and a pastor

16 CHOICES SO FAR. Vice President Jejomar Binay, lawyer Ely Pamatong, and former Tesda director general Augusto Syjuco Jr are among the 16 presidential hopefuls who filed their certificates of candidacy on October 12. Photos from Rappler

Ely Buendia's postcard campaign to get Ringo Starr to Manila

Jun 19, 2015 - 1:34 PM

He didn’t get a very good picture the last time he was here and maybe we can all work it out to bring him back Ely says

Ericsson notes trends and changes from Mobile World Congress 2015

Mar 22, 2015 - 8:26 PM

Cloud technology 5G capabilities the Internet of things and devices and wearables are growing more commonplace around the world

5G TOWARDS 2020. Image from Ericsson.

Campaigners protest over death of Indonesian maid in HK

Mar 17, 2015 - 6:38 PM

Elis Kurniasih 33 died after a concrete slab fell on her from a higher floor at her employment agency s boarding house

CALLS FOR JUSTICE. Protesters outside an employment agency in Hong Kong on March 17, 2015, following the death of Indonesian maid Elis Kurniasih, 33, after a concrete slab fell on her while sleeping on the balcony of a guesthouse run by the agency. Photo by Philippe Lopez/AFP

Brother Eli makes #Noynoyparin trend on Twitter

Feb 17, 2015 - 12:29 AM

To voice his opposition to the call of some priests for the resignation of President Benigno Aquino III Soriano launched the campaign NoynoyPaRin on Twitter

GMA-7's talents: We're thinking of future journalists

Dec 03, 2014 - 8:34 PM

Imbestigador associate producer Mike Manalaysay says his and other talents protest against the network is ironically nurtured by the public service oriented culture of GMA 7

GMA-7: Talents 'vital' to network success

Nov 25, 2014 - 7:50 PM

GMA 7 insists there is no employer employee relationship between the network and its talents as the latter willingly signed fixed term employment contracts

Pupil to represent PH at Singapore’s Sundown Festival

Nov 03, 2014 - 6:57 PM

The band is very proud to represent the Philippines in this year’s Sundown Festival says Pupil frontman Ely Buendia

Behind-the-scenes notes on new Eraserheads songs

Sep 23, 2014 - 3:02 PM

Leading up to the release of their new songs the Eraserheads worked with people they had collaborated with in the past These are stories about what went into the production of the new music

WATCH: Music video for new Eraserheads song ‘1995’

Sep 22, 2014 - 2:51 PM

The video is the second to be released after Sabado

WATCH: Music video for new Eraserheads song 'Sabado'

Sep 12, 2014 - 1:40 PM

The video is directed by no less than acclaimed filmmaker Erik Matti

Memories of the madness: The Eraserheads and new music

Sep 05, 2014 - 2:01 PM

There’s never been anyone like them They’re the greatest rock and roll band we’ve ever had says Esquire editor in chief Erwin Romulo

Suspect in foiled NAIA3 bombing arrested in airport

Sep 03, 2014 - 7:12 PM

State operatives arrest Ely Pamatong based on an October 2013 warrant of arrest issued by the Metropolitan Trial Court in Quezon City for malicious mischief

The Eraserheads to release new songs

Sep 01, 2014 - 1:15 AM

The songs ‘Sabado’ and ‘1995’ are featured in a special CD together with the September issue of Esquire magazine

Rock icons make some noise in silent concert

May 10, 2014 - 5:28 PM

What songs from Rivermaya Bamboo and Eraserheads make it to the lineup? And what iconic song closes this particular concert headlined by Bamboo and Ely Buendia? Read on to find out

Bamboo, Ely Buendia first time together in ‘silent concert’

May 07, 2014 - 2:25 PM

The two Pinoy rock icons will make music May 8 from a soundproof glass booth Concert goers can hear them only by plugging MDR headphones to amplifiers

Photo courtesy of Sony

TIMELINE: Efforts to make the Philippines a US state

Apr 23, 2014 - 8:37 AM

None of the attempts to make the Philippines a US state have been successful or taken seriously so far

The Eraserheads: Coming full circle

Apr 15, 2014 - 5:49 PM

The Eraserheads talk about how much they ve grown together and apart and what they ve learned in the process

Rehearsals on March 27 2014 for London gig

‘Bang Bang Alley’ Review: Violence as a 3-course meal

Apr 12, 2014 - 5:13 PM

Movie reviewer Oggs Cruz says the flick is mostly successful with a few key points for improvement

Violence reigns in 'Bang Bang Alley'

Apr 11, 2014 - 6:41 PM

First time film directors Ely Buendia Yan Yuzon and King Palisoc present Bang Bang Alley

VIOLENCE REIGNS. Filmmakers Ely Buendia, Yan Yuzon, and King Palisoc present Bang Bang Alley. Screengrab from the film's trailer

PBA: Beermen Governor Ely Capacio dies

Feb 23, 2014 - 12:31 PM

San Miguel Beermen team Governor Eliezer Ely Capacio passed away on Sunday due to a ruptured aneurysm

The restless Raymund Marasigan

Jan 04, 2014 - 1:09 AM

Pinoy rock’s Renaissance man on the latest from the Eraserheads Sandwich and Squid 9 and life away from the stage

RENAISSANCE MAN. Vocalist and guitarist for Sandwich, synthesizers for Pedicab, bassist for Gaijin, drummer for the Eraserheads. Photo by Francis Reyes