Happy is a yuppie word…

Archive for the ‘My Life’s OST’ Category

Throwback Playlist

October 5, 2012

Here’s another playlist, mostly taken from the 90’s and early 2000’s. “Girl From Mars” by Ash [1995] “No One Needs To Know” by OZMA [2002] “Penelope” by Pinback [2001] “Peaches” by The Presidents of the United States of America [1996] “Ready To Go” by Republica [1996] “Alive In The Glory of Love” by Say Anything […]

‘Di Na Babalik by Ang Bandang Shirley

September 12, 2012

OPM Superior: Listen here! ‘DI NA BABALIK Laging tinitignan mukha nating dalawa mga lumang larawan at mga lumang alaala dating kinikilig ngayon ngiti nalang pinipigilan ang bibig na sabihing miss kita ‘di na babalik ang pagtingin ‘di nagwawala ang damdamin Alam mo naman kasi sa tagal nating nagsama kilala mo na ako nababasa ang aking […]

Happy is a Yuppie Word

April 14, 2009

“In 1991, when Rolling Stone interviewed Dylan on the occasion of his 50th birthday, he gave a curious response when the interviewer asked him if he was happy. He fell silent for a few moments and stared at his hands. ‘You know,’ he said, ‘these are yuppie words, happiness and unhappiness. It’s not happiness or […]

1035 K-Lite Still Missed

January 21, 2009

It has been three long years since 1035 K-lite met its demise. It has also been that long since I tuned in to Philippine radio. The big black hole left by K-lite still chills my bones when I dared to tune in using my mobile phone. The airwaves have been jam-packed by pure blah, enough […]

Theme Song For My Mediocrity

January 20, 2009

The Unprotected by Cavalier King i live a sheltered life i live a strange life like everything is perfectly arranged for me i just survive here i never thrive here i’m in a culture of mediocrity i live a sterile life i live a safe life so i will never feel pain or suffering i […]

Bipolar Album Launch

October 27, 2008

I’m one of the lucky few to be at the venue – stress free! The early birds (rain, sanners and me) catches the front row! Now I finally understood why rain was whining and getting worried about the lighting when we first got in – it was so hard to get a good shot. Majority […]

October 24: Bipolar Day – Priceless!

October 26, 2008

Sitting front row to Up Dharma Down’s Bipolar Day: 500 Pesos Jamming to Terno Inferno @ Saguijo: 150 Pesos Getting extorted by “Kotong Cops” @ 2:30am, almost instantly after turning right to Chino Roces from Bagtican St.: PRICELESS! (Well Not really – cost me and Sanners 100 pesos each. My first hand experience to “Kotong”. […]

Sample Some té?

October 26, 2008

toe – Goodbye [with Toki Asako]

October 13, 2008

toe featuring Toki Asako : ’07 Fuji Rock Fest

toe addiction

October 13, 2008

Toe has been running on my playlist since it was introduced by sanners.  Their music is truly sweet and beautiful. Takashi’s hypnotic drums will surely keep toe in your playlist for a very long time.  My thanks goes to this amazing Japanese band for opening my eyes to post-rock music (and of course sanners too).