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Ryan Cayabyab, Noel Cabangon to young songwriters: Write in own language

Jul 03, 2020 - 4:58 PM

The two OPM icons explain the importance of writing in one's own language – not only for the songwriters themselves, but for Filipino music as a whole

PHILPOP. The festival encourages entries written in languages spoken all over the country. Photo courtesy of PhilPop Foundation

[WATCH] Rappler Live Jam: Noel Cabangon

Jun 13, 2020 - 5:35 PM

The OPM icon returns, this time with special guests Leanne and Naara

[WATCH] Rappler Live Jam: Gloc-9 and Noel Cabangon

Nov 06, 2019 - 8:04 PM

Folk and hiphop come together for one show to talk about the upcoming Taga-Alog 2019 Grand Concert

Iconic musicians mentor next generation singer-songwriters at PhilPop Bootcamp 2019

May 31, 2019 - 3:42 PM

National Artist for Music Ryan Cayabyab and veteran folk musician Noel Cabangon were among the coaches of the recently-concluded first leg of the PhilPop Bootcamp 2019

MENTORS. Industry experts share their knowledge at the Philpop Bootcamp 2019. Photo courtesy of Philpop

[WATCH] Rappler Live Jam: Davey Langit and Noel Cabangon

Aug 16, 2018 - 7:33 PM

The musicians are returning to Rappler for a folksy, acoustic set

#ThewRap: Videos you need to watch this week, July 16-22, 2018

Jul 22, 2018 - 10:51 AM

Watch the 'Give Up Tomorrow' documentary, highlights of the Trump-Putin summit, and the report on Pacquiao's heart ailment

SUMMIT. In this file photo taken on July 7, 2017 US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin hold a meeting on the sidelines of the G20 Summit in Hamburg, Germany. Photo by  Saul Loeb/AFP

[WATCH] Rappler Live Jam: Buklod

Jul 18, 2018 - 7:59 PM

Noel Cabangon, Rom Dongeto, and Rene Boncocan are coming to Rappler HQ!

Watch: Coke Studio Artists and teens unite to bring music back to Marawi

Dec 26, 2017 - 2:11 PM

Marawi’s streets have always been filled with vibrant music, but since the war, the city has been silent. Volunteers sought to change that

IN PHOTOS: Philpop Songwriting Boot Camp 2017 – Antipolo leg

May 28, 2017 - 6:07 PM

Here s a peek at PhilPop s first of 4 boot camps this 2017

PETA celebrates 50th year, looks forward to the future

Apr 15, 2017 - 1:33 PM

The Philippine Educational Theater Association remains true to its activist roots

WATCH: 50 years of creative evolution and struggle at PETA

Apr 12, 2017 - 3:44 PM

The two and a half hour concert delivered 17 head spinning heart swelling musical numbers from 540 plays

IN PHOTOS: Protesters' last plea vs Marcos burial

Nov 06, 2016 - 9:00 PM

The justices have to realize what the issue has done to the country If they don t vote favorably for us it will open wounds says an anti Marcos protester

PRAY FOR 8. Activists and victims of Martial Law gather at the Luneta on November 6, 2016 for a mass and concert calling for Supreme Court justices to rule against the burial of former president Ferdinand Marcos at the Libingan ng mga Bayani. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

[WATCH] Rappler Live Jam: Noel Cabangon

Sep 05, 2016 - 3:03 PM

Join us as Noel Cabangon performs live at the Rappler newsroom

Aquino's neighbors: 'Welcome home, PNoy'

Jun 30, 2016 - 7:30 PM

Former president Benigno Aquino III is in high spirits as he returns to his family home at Times Street on June 30

HOMECOMING. Former President Benigno Aquino lll is back at 25 Times St. in Quezon City on Thursday, June 30. Photo by Joel Liporada/Rappler

PH stars react to Rodrigo Duterte rape remarks

Apr 18, 2016 - 11:40 PM

UPDATED Gab Valenciano Noel Cabangon Chito Miranda weigh in on Duterte s remarks about an Australian woman who was raped and killed in 1989

MIXED REACTIONS. Chito Miranda, Monique Wilson, and Richard Poon react to Rodrigo Duterte's remarks about rape. Screengrabs from Instagram/little_lulu___, Facebook/rpmusic, Richard Poon photo by Manman DeJeto/Rappler

Dingdong Avanzado clarifies stance on Isabelle Daza issue

Jul 08, 2015 - 10:29 PM

Dingdong who is the Vice Governor of Siquijor says that he issued the statement over the Siquiwhores controversy because of the complaints he has been getting from his people in the province

Noel Cabangon pushes for Linggo ng Musikang Pilipino proclamation

Nov 12, 2014 - 12:26 PM

Musician Noel Cabangon is hopeful that President Benigno Aquino III will sign the proclamation order by the end of 2014

Cabangon launches freedom song writing contest

Jun 02, 2014 - 1:44 PM

The contest is open to amateur composers bands musicians and singers of any age who are residents of the Philippines

Kanta kay Inang Kalikasan

Apr 09, 2014 - 5:41 PM

Bakit walang papel ang panitikan at musika sa Earth Day celebration ng Cultural Center of the Philippines sa Abril 13? Hindi ba t kapag pinaglangkap sila ay mas titiim at tatagos sa kamalayan ang mensahe?

Radio Republic: Proving OPM is alive and well

Jan 30, 2014 - 5:00 PM

The crew behind the go to source for everything OPM online believes as co founder Twinky Lagdameo puts it that OPM will never die for as long as there is a Filipino musician alive ”

NEW BREED OF MUSICIANS. Radio Republic features artists such as hiphop trio Lyrically Deranged Poets, giving them exposure that they have yet to get from mainstream media. All Photos by Marga Deona

Sereno to teachers: You can do what the Court can't

Oct 05, 2013 - 5:21 PM

During the World Teachers Day celebration Supreme Court Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno lauds Filipino teachers and their influence on today s youth

NEW NAME. DepEd Secretary Br Armin Luistro dubs Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno as the Chief Teacher of Justice. Photo by Rafael Taboy

WINNERS: Philpop Music Festival 2013

Jul 20, 2013 - 9:47 PM

Here is the list of winners updated as they are announced

A MUSICAL SPECTACLE. Musicians from different genres will battle it out on July 20 at the Meralco Theater. Image from the Philpop Music Festival Facebook page

HIGHLIGHTS: Philpop 2013 Finals Night

Jul 20, 2013 - 6:15 PM

Rappler brings you the event as it happens at the Meralco Theater

PHILPOP 2013 FINALS NIGHT. Rappler brings you the event LIVE. Graphic by Raffy de Guzman/Rappler

VOTE for your Philpop 2013 winner

Jul 13, 2013 - 10:04 AM

Which of the songs by this year s Philpop finalists will you vote for?

CELEBRATING OPM. The Philpop Music Festival shines the spotlight on songwriters and composers. Image from the Philpop Music Festival Facebook page

Cyclists vs human trafficking and slavery

Jun 12, 2013 - 10:56 PM

Thousands of cyclists bike against human trafficking and modern day slavery on Independence Day

Noel Cabangon publishes first children's book

May 31, 2013 - 5:00 PM

The singer composer writes a children s book about Filipino values

MEET THE AUTHOR. Noel Cabangon (left) and illustrator Jomike Tejido (right) sign copies of their book for children. Photo by Celline Alias

Noel Cabangon's journey continues this Christmas

Dec 07, 2012 - 6:42 PM

The singer songwriter pays his blessings forward with another benefit concert

REMEMBERING HIS ROOTS. Noel Cabangon reaches out to the industry where he started in 'Tuloy ang Byahe Ngayong Pasko.' Image from the Noel Cabangon Facebook page

'Freedom flame' for LP members, singer, journalist

Dec 05, 2012 - 9:46 AM

A German foundation awards 11 individuals politicians cabinet members a journalist and a performer for their roles in allowing Filipinos to better experience freedom

FREEDOM FLAME AWARDEES. Sec. Teresita Deles and Sen. Franklin Drilon were among the awardees of the Freedom Flame. Photo by Adrian Portugal.

Pinoys on stage 2012

Nov 04, 2012 - 4:49 PM

Here s a list of what to watch for the rest of 2012 in support of Filipino artists

SONGBIRD COMES BACK. Regine Velasquez celebrates 25 years this November 16. Image from Facebook

Noel Cabangon's journey goes on

Sep 28, 2012 - 6:12 PM

The singer launches a new album and holds a concert for the benefit of fellow Filipino artists

HEAR YESTERDAY's SONGS TODAY, rendered by Noel Cabangon. Image from the back cover of his new album 'Tuloy ang Byahe' under Universal Records

Artistas for peace: Why not?

Sep 13, 2012 - 10:34 AM

Filipino celebrities and athletes join hands with the government in promoting peace in the Philippines If you re on social media you have a role too

MEMBERS OF THE PHILIPPINE Azkals are among the Peace Ambassadors who will take their pledge at the Malacañan Palace on Friday morning, September 14. All photos by Joser Dumbrique

Oblation Run dedicated to PH rivers

Dec 16, 2011 - 5:59 PM

The event which initially began as a celebration of the fraternity’s December 16 anniversary has evolved into a popular campus tradition

oblation run