Gian Dakay, the man behind Operation Melody

Good day, everyone. In light of the crisis our world is facing today, I send you well-wishes and remind you to safeguard your health. Let us all hope that this pandemic will end soon. Meanwhile, I’m sure many of you have started working from home. Now is the best time to discover new music. This week on Of Melophiles and Melomaniacs, we’re doing a spin … Continue reading Gian Dakay, the man behind Operation Melody

Fritz, the K-Pop senior behind The Patbingsoo

Way before K-pop reached its peak as a worldwide phenomenon, there were already a few people who have devoured the genre. People from outside of Korea who have been fans of K-Pop since 2007 or earlier are now called K-pop seniors. This week, we are featuring one of the people who celebrated the K-pop craze with me during its earlier days, and he’s here to … Continue reading Fritz, the K-Pop senior behind The Patbingsoo

Jade Ang, the old soul rocker from Singapore

Our playlist sharer for this week is one of the people I follow here on WordPress. As a music lover and a cinephile, she remains true to her feature articles and reviews. Hence, what she writes is always remarkable. You should follow her blogs, The รœย and Brimstone Tales. 1. Please introduce yourself. Hello, this is Jade from Singapore. Thanks for allowing me to share my … Continue reading Jade Ang, the old soul rocker from Singapore

Co-bloggers and creators, share your playlists!

Hello, co-creators! This February, I started a weekly blog segment/category under Music where I ask people to share their playlists (either via Spotify or Youtube). The Title is “Of Melophiles and Melomaniacs.” I let people choose a playlist (whatever music you listen to, I am open!) they want to share on my blog and readers, and answer a few questions regarding that. I’ve already started … Continue reading Co-bloggers and creators, share your playlists!

Rommel Real, your all-around melophile

Rommel, our playlist sharer this week, is one of the few people I know who has a varied taste in music. Let’s see which playlist he shares.๐Ÿ˜ 1. Please introduce yourself. Hi. My name is Rommel Real, from Davao City. I am currently a Ph.D. student and used to teach in a university. I love making puns related to music, politics, and my surname. 2. … Continue reading Rommel Real, your all-around melophile

Paul Ramirez, the super-talented zoomer

Hello, readers. This week, I’m introducing a talented zoomer (Generation Z) to share his playlist with us. 1. Please introduce yourself.๐Ÿ™‚ Hi! I’m Paul Ramirez. 20 years old. 2. What do you do? Iโ€™m a second-year AB Communication student at the Ateneo de Davao University. I’m a singer-songwriter, and I also like to dance. In my spare time, I create vlogs, but sa karon, super … Continue reading Paul Ramirez, the super-talented zoomer

Baian Valdez, the friendly and well-rounded bassist

They say that Playlists are very personal. You get to get a glimpse of a person’s character of feelings through his/her/their playlist. Every week, we’ll have some of our friends and idols share their playlist and a little bit of their character and journey through the music they listen to. Our first-ever sharer is a friend and co-melomaniac. 1. Please introduce yourself.๐Ÿ™‚ Hello, everyone! Iโ€™m … Continue reading Baian Valdez, the friendly and well-rounded bassist