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Art could help medical science save your life

Nov 18, 2018 - 11:00 AM

Aside from medical prescriptions, there are 'social prescriptions' that play a significant role in healing

Beyonce, The Weeknd, Eminem headline Coachella 2018

Jan 04, 2018 - 8:30 PM

Hold on to your flower crowns, because this year’s lineup is insane

BOW DOWN. Beyonce is one of the headliners in this year's festival. Screengrab from

IN PHOTOS: Looking back on Malasimbo Music and Arts Festival 2017

Mar 26, 2017 - 5:38 PM

Check out the beautiful art and colorful performances at Malasimbo 2017

FULL LIST: Malasimbo Music and Arts Festival 2017 lineup

Feb 07, 2017 - 8:29 PM

June Marieezy Tennyson and more headline Malasimbo 2017

MALASIMBO. The crowd at a previous Malasimbo Music and Arts Festival. Photo from

WATCH: PH fans sing along with Bon Iver in Wanderland encore

Mar 06, 2016 - 3:17 PM

Bon Iver asks the crowd to sing along as they perform The Wolves Act I II

'WHAT MIGHT HAVE BEEN LOST.' Filipino fans at the Wanderland Music and Arts Festival join the American folk band in a stirring rendition of 'The Wolves (Act I & II).' Photo by Paolo Abad/Rappler

Chills and thrills: why some people love music – and others don’t

Feb 20, 2016 - 9:49 AM

Would you believe that some people literally do not enjoy music?

Ready for Exodus Music and Arts Festival 2015?

Mar 10, 2015 - 6:18 PM

Details below – plus details on the pre party here

LIST: Malasimbo Music and Arts Festival 2015 lineup

Jan 22, 2015 - 1:17 PM

This partial list will be updated as more acts are announced

Wanderland 2014: We sang, we danced, we went crazy

May 21, 2014 - 9:30 AM

It was a day dedicated to music and the arts and despite the heat people sure did have fun

Q&A: The Royal Concept on digital music, Manila festival

May 11, 2014 - 3:25 PM

Sweden’s latest import plays a hybrid of dance pop rock that people can’t help but compare to Phoenix

Celebration in Malasimbo

Mar 10, 2012 - 8:14 PM

Music lovers gather to listen to music as diverse as the musicians and artists who came to play

Music, arts and fun at Malasimbo Festival

Mar 04, 2012 - 8:12 PM

Performers art pieces people from all over in one of the best beaches in the world