Coldplay Live in Manila – A Head Full of Dreams Tour

After years and years of waiting—17 to be exact—Filipino fans finally experienced the much awaited Coldplay concert in the Philippines. And it was a true adventure of a lifetime! At exactly 9:07 p.m., the orchestra music signaling Coldplay’s entrance to the stage started along with a compilation video of various people introducing their world tour. Coldplay opened with A Head Full of Dreams accompanied by blasts of golden fireworks, crazy crowd, and their trademark xylobands. Indeed, the first song alone will leave you in awe. What a production! Coldplay didn’t waste time in singing the crowd’s favorite and followed the first song with Yellow. Filipino fans sang their hearts out in this one. Slow songs like The Scientist, Paradise, of […]

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The Day I Won a VIP Coldplay Ticket, And Then I Didn’t.

So last night, a friend told me I won a VIP ticket during the Globe Coldplay Sessions in BGC. As I don’t usually use my work phone when outside the office, it was only this morning that I saw her message telling me about the prize that I supposedly won. Crushed and troubled, I tried asking her if she was sure. My boyfriend Nico also won a Gold ticket but he was informed beforehand and had to miss a good hour and a half of the movie (Beauty and the Beast) to be there for the announcement. So when no one called me up, I figured I lost–which is not surprising because I never won any raffle my whole life. […]

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