Manila is on the eastern shore of Manila Bay. According to the 2010 census, Manila is the second most populous city in the Philippines with a population of 1,652,171. Manila is the most densely populated city in the world with 42,857 people per square kilometer.
It centers on the story of the narrator who left Manila for a foreign country for to work and became homesick for Manila after living out for long. The narrator then tells of his many adventures outside the country.
Some lyrics reference the United States and Australia. "I walked the streets of San Francisco" references his love for visiting places and strolling around and SFO is one of them. "I've tried the rides in Disneyland" tells of him visiting many amusement and theme parks. His friendship with foreigners and different nationalities is referred in "dated a million girls in Sydney". The narrator then says that he didn't get much satisfaction and enjoyment from all his escapades through the part "somehow I feel that I don't belong". His realization that the Philippines can only give him the best satisfaction and enjoyment plus his desire to come back to the Philippines and its capital, Manila start in "Hinahanap-hanap kita Manila". The narrator then decided to stay in the Philippines for good in the lyrics "Take me back in your arms Manila", "Promise me you'll never let go", and "I'm coming home to stay".
Shot on 16mm black-and-white film before being transferred to 35mm, Manila is divided into a Day episode (which is loosely based on Bernal's 1980 film Manila By Night) and a Night episode (inspired by Brocka's 1979 film Jaguar). The script is co-written by Adolf Alix, Jr. and Ramon Sarmiento and co-directed by Raya Martin and Adolf Alix, Jr.
Esteemed visual artist Lizanne Uychaco opens the year for ConradManila's continuing art exhibit, "Of Art and Wine." ... The 22nd installment in Conrad Manila's highly acclaimed series features Uychaco's mixed media works inspired by Filipino-Chinese traditions ... Uychaco is among the artists managed by Art ElementsAsianGallery in SM Aura.
After a sold-out run in The Theatre at Solaire Resort in October, "Becoming Ice ... The event marked the multi-platinum artist's return after a ten-year hiatus from doing major solo concerts ... It was back-to-back with Jake Zyrus ... It's gonna be a different experience from the one I did in Manila ... I will be performing with Cebuano musicians and artists." .. ....
ConradManilaGeneral ManagerFabio Berto, guest of honor Jose Roberto Delgado, featured artist Lizanne Uychaco, SM Hotels and Conventions Corp ... I’m particularly interested in the artworks of esteemed visual artist Lizanne Uychaco, who recently opened her second solo exhibit in Conrad Manila’s Gallery C.
Jace’s mini album, ‘Inferno’ features several changes that highlights his growth as an artist ... Nauna ko na rin naman i-announce yung Inferno nung April pa,” he said during an exclusive interview with ManilaStandardEntertainment ... It is something to look forward to because it’s slightly different from the single mixed version,” the local artist said.
In recent years, Manila has played host to international touring artists from these genres, such as London’s HONNE and LA-based artists Lauv and LANY, who all enjoyed sold-out arena concerts in the city ... But what he does have a qualm about is being boxed in as a ‘retro’ or ‘nostalgic’ artist by critics.
After a sold-out run in The Theatre at Solaire Resort in October, Becoming Ice ... Becoming Ice marked the multi-platinum artist’s return after a ten-year hiatus from doing major solo concerts ... It’s going to be a different experience from the one I did in Manila. Mas localized sya. I will be performing with Cebuano musicians and artists,” the artist adds.
This democratization in music production and distribution has given opportunities for independent artists especially those who live outside of MetroManila to find their audiences without having to go through the usual system of being carried by a record label.
They now have more than 50 artists and two student chapters at the Manuel S ... The Manila Observatory Artist ResidencyProgram in Quezon City is suited for an artist with an interest in art and science and would like to learn more about climate change awareness and disaster science and how this can be integrated into their artistic practice.