MANILA, Philippines – The UP Economics Society and the UP Underground Music Community team up for Roots 2014: Music Festival, a benefit concert to be held on Thursday, February 13, at the UP Diliman Sunken Garden.
All proceeds of this event will go to the Economics Society Scholarship Fund (ESSF) which aims to provide support to the scholars of the UP Economics Society. Moreover, proceeds from the week-long festivities of the UP Fair would go to the benefit of UP Tacloban students.
The Roots franchise was pioneered by the UP Underground Music Community as a part of the annual UP fair last year. Due to its success, the organisers decide to bring it back this year for all music lovers out there.
Roots 2014 will be featuring 19 local performers which include the most prominent names in OPM.
Enjoy the music of Up Dharma Down, Urbandub, Spongecola, Itchyworms, Silent Sanctuary, Giniling Festival, Ciudad, Ang Bandang Shirley, and Join the Club. Anton and the Salvadors, Ivan Theory, Ourselves the Elves, Extrapolation, With Fingers Crossed, Specterull, The Yeah Go’s, Fiona, Contra Classic, and Adriel.
Other activities are also made available for the night. Amusement rides and food stands can also be found in the venue.
Tickets are available at all SM Ticket outlets for P120 or you may also contact 09178139375 for reservations. Tickets are also available on the event itself.
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