For the first time ever, the annual weeklong University of the Philippines (UP) Diliman Fair started on a Monday.
The affair, dubbed “Hiwaga,” was indeed magical. Organized by UP Diliman’s student council in partnership with O/C Records, the lineup was a beautiful mix of acts.
An early favorite was the performance of The Busking Community PH (TBCPH), a group of buskers brought together by the man who started the #NormalizeBusking movement, Martin Riggs.
Some members of TBCPH have actually signed with O/C Records, such as Pappel—the old soul in a teen’s body who recorded her own take on “Mundo” and “Fu–ing Circumstance” for the soundtrack of the movie “On Vodka, Beers and …
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