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LEGACI... getting back to the scene! 

Del, Chris and Micah are Bay Area natives known all over the world collectively as LEGACI.  The share a passion to make music that moves people through R&B and authentic soul.  They are also one of YouTube's original music artist, producing multiple homemade videos in their living rooms and gaining a loyal following on the platform throughout the years.
 

Featured on the front page of The New York Times who called them "the most visible yet invisible pop figures in the entire world",  LEGACI has had the opportunity to tour with JUSTIN BIEBER as his official backing vocal group.  Alongside Bieber, they performed in over 30 countries and approximately 300 cities for the first world tour.

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They have also appeared in major media outlets including American Idol, Oprah, Saturday Night Live, The Winner Is and America's Got Talent just to name a few.  Shortly after releasing their last EP, "Driven", Legaci chose to take a break from the grind so they could raise families and enjoy fatherhood.

 

                    

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Watch them perform at the RIVERMAYA w/ Perf De Castro "Moving Forward, Giving Back" 2019 US TOUR in San Francisco. On September 7, 2019 at the San Francisco Filipino Cultural Center (814 Mission Street, SF, CA.)

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Divo Bayer... international singer, soaring new heights in the US 

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Divo Bayer, represented the Philippines internationally in a singing competition in Shanghai Asia Music Festival where he garnered the recognition as the BEST MALE PERFORMER of the YEAR after singing his winning piece "Go the Distance" from the Disney Movie "Hercules".

 

Watch him perform at the RIVERMAYA w/ PERF DE CASTRO 2019 US TOUR in San Francisco, on Sept 7, 2019 at the San Francisco Filipino Cultural Center.

 

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Hyacinth... doors of opportunities are wide open 

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Hyacinth Callado, is a young artist who goes to Oakland School for the Arts, She was a member of the renowned and five-time grammy award winning San Francisco Girls Chorus.  Won a National High School acappella sing off competition at Bend, Oregon.  In 2017, when she was in Encore, the advanced middle school acapella ensemble at Oakland School of the Arts.

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Her career as a singer was launched during the Morrisette, INTRoVOYS & HBOM On the Go Concert in San Francisco last May 12, 2019. As she performs for the first time in front of a 1,500 capacity crowd. The crowd was amazed of her mesmerising voice, which she owes it to her voice coach, the timeless diva Ms. Miriam Pantig.  

 

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Hyacinth, has just came back from her trip for the Philippines where she met with the Icon and Legendary song writer Mr. Vhee Saturno who wrote a song for her.

Surely, she is one to be on the look out for.  Please support her as she opens the show for the RIVERMAYA w/ PERF DE CASTRO 2019 US TOUR in San

Francisco on September 7, 2019 Saturday at the San Francisco Filipino Cultural Center.

 

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Louielyn Bautista... born with a talent to play music 

Louielyn Bautista,  21 years old Pinay singer from the Bay Area. From the start, music has been a big part of her life.  The first instrument she played was the piano at age 5, then guitar and ukulele at age 10.  At age 11, she started professional singing lesson with the amazing vocal instructor and composer, Ms. Cecille Azarcon.

Throughout the years, Louielyn has performed as front act for several different concerts in the Bay Area.  But she is not only passionate in music, but also in caring for others.  She is pursuing her dream of becoming a nurse at Cal State East Bay.  Once graduated, she wants to also give back to her community in the Philippines by participating in a medical mission.

Show your support for out local home grown talent from the Bay Area. Watch her perform at the upcoming RIVERMAYA w/ PERF DE CASTRO "Moving Forward, Giving Back" 2019 US TOUR in San Francisco.  On Sept 7, 2019, Saturday 6:30pm at the San Francisco Filipino Cultural Center. 

 

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Sweet Chiantelle... sweet as she can be, young promising singer from the Bay Area 

Sweet Chiantelle Hertez is a 19 year old Filipina singer living in the Bay Area. Growing up, she has always been interested in pageants, singing contests, and dance contests. Showbiz has always been on her mind since she was young and singing is a way to lead her through her journey. She has had acting classes at Barbizon in San Francisco and competed in Los Angeles for IPAC (International Performing Arts Conference).

Sweet has always loved music and being on stage in front of many people hoping she can touch the hearts of others through the songs she sings. She is currently a nursing student at Unitek College striving to become a Nurse Practitioner someday and make a difference in many peoples lives.

 

Please support of local talents from the Bay Area. She will be performing at the upcoming RIVERMAYA w/ Perf De Castro "Moving Forward, Giving Back" 2019 US TOUR in San Francisco. Saturday, Sept 7, 2019 6:30pm (doors open at 5pm) at the San Francisco Filipino Cultural Center. For details visit BayanPromotions.com/Rivermaya2019

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Mike Elgar.. RIVERMAYA's longest serving guitarist 

Michael Maximino "Mike" C. Elgar (born May 8, 1976) is a Filipino musician currently performs as a guitarist and one of the lead vocalists for the band Rivermaya. He has been the band's longest serving guitarist, ever since he joined in May 2001

At the age of 10, he learned to play guitar. When he was 13 years old, he already formed a band and played his first gig and in 1992 (15 years old), he is already a national guitar champion. 

In 1999, he signed as a recording artist in the Jett Pangan Group and produce 1 Extended Play and 1 album before it was dissolved in 2001. 

In 2000, he formed the band 7 Foot Junior as its frontman and guitarist. 

He was later recruited by Rivermaya in May 2001 with Japs Sergio (from Daydream Cycle) and Kakoy Legaspi (from Mr. Crayon) after the departure of the original bassist Nathan Azarcon and session/touring guitarist J-John Valencia (who left by Summer of 2001). 

He has since then played with the band as lead guitarist and eventually became one of the lead vocalists of the band. He is also one of the songwriters in the band.

 

Watch & Meet Mike Elgar at  RIVERMAYA w/ Perf De Castro "Moving Forward, Giving Back" 2019 US TOUR 

September 6, 2019 - Los Angeles  www.BayanPromotions.com/SoCalRivermaya

September 7, 2019 - San Francisco www.BayanPromotions.com/Rivermaya2019

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Zeyonce... a young local singer from the bay area 

Zeyoncé Brown, 17 years old from Milpitas, CA. She started singing at the age of 6. Zeyoncé been performing in local communities, opening acts in famous singers from the Philippines like Sarah Geronimo, Vice Ganda, Gary Valenciano, Arnel Pineda, Lani Misalucha, Martin Nievera, Piolo Pascual and many more, Zeyoncé been performing in other States as well. 

On July 27, 2019. Zeyoncé will be Launching her First Single CD in  Ichiban Filipino Cuisine , Composed and written by Mr. Vehnee Saturno

Monumental by Far... local band from the East bay, making it big! 

Monumental by Far, based out of San Francisco was founded and created by Ferdz Rafanan.  Influenced by genres such as New Wave, Punk, Alternative Pop with melodic hooks. The quintet strives to take you to a musical journey with their grungy riffs and memorable melodies. Monumental By Far means business with when it comes to live shows with their high energy performances along with their original sonic sound.  The band consists of Ferdz Rafanan the songwriter and vocalist, Marvin Bautista on lead guitar, Dan Medina on bass and Howard Medina on Drums.  Monumental By Far are currently in the process of recording and releasing an album. 

Watch Monumental by Far at the upcoming concerts:

Sept 7, 2019 - RIVERMAYA w/ PERF DE CASTRO "MOVING FORWARD, GIVING BACK" 2019 US TOUR in SAN FRANCISCO

 

 

 

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#BandaNgBayan.... Rivermaya with Perf De Castro is coming to the Bay Area 

RIVERMAYA, is a Filipino rock band. Formed in 1994, it is one of the several bands who spearheaded the 1990's Philippines alternative rock explosion. Rivermaya is currently composed of original members Mark Escueta and Nathan Azarcon, together with Mike Elgar. Former original members include Rico Blanco, who had been the original songwriter of the band, guitarist Perf De Castro and vocalist Bamboo Manalac, who later formed the band Bamboo and later went on his solo career. Rivermaya is listed in the top twenty-five biggest selling artists/act in the Philippines as of present.

 

Perfecto “Perf” De Castro is a multi-awarded Filipino musician, perhaps best known for having been a celebrated fixture in the Philippine alternative rock scene during the 1990’s. During the course of that decade, he was one of the original members of the alternative rock band Rivermaya, founded the band Triaxis, and also collaborated with the Filipino “master rapper” Francis Magalona and Filipino hard rock band Wolfgang.

 

Rivermaya + Perf De Castro rekindles the musical chemistry of of old school Rivermaya that OPM fans around the world initially loved and have been missing for over 2 decades.

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Don't miss to watch RIVERMAYA #BandaNgBayan with Perf De Castro live in  San Francisco. On September 7, 2019 Saturday at the San Francisco Filipino Cultural Center. VIP Tickets: $80 w/ meet & greet. 

 

RockStallion... captured the hearts of fans and patrons in Los Angeles and Orange Counties 

RockStallion is a high energy, rock band in Los Angeles, CA, cranking out ROCK hits from Led Zeppelin and Deep Purple to AC/DC, Van Halen and Guns N’ Roses! 

RockStallion’s  sound is anchored around virtuoso guitarist and DiMarzio artist Perfecto De Castro’s expansive guitar style that encompasses both soulful and Bluesy classic rock and modern flashy, face-melting shred. Matching the guitar fireworks is frontman Raffy Mendoza’s soaring vocals that’s reminiscent of a grittier Steve Perry with a shot of Bon Scott. Laying the foundation for all the guitar and vocal pyrotechnics are Marc Yap’s grinding bass grooves and the thundering drums of John Medina. 

RockStallion has captured the hearts of fans and patrons in Los Angeles and Orange Counties, each one surrendering to the relentless Rock N’Roll onslaught of every RockStallion show. The band has performed in world famous venues such as the Whisky A Go Go, The Pasadena Rose, The Rock Yard at Fantasy Springs Casino and the CityWalk at Universal Studios Hollywood. RockStallion also holds residencies in some of the most popular hotspots in beach cities Long Beach, Newport Beach, Seal Beach and Huntington Beach.