The Male Gaze and The Buildings' Mariah Reodica has released a sampler packed with original tunes by your favorite Filipino independent artists.
For their Japan tour, Reodica curated NØ NEW MANILA, a 10-track sampler featuring music by The Male Gaze, Squid 9, Ciudad, The Buildings, Ourselves the Elves, and Brain Twins.
The sampler is available together with The Male Gaze's split EP with P-iPLE at Stone Records, Hamamatsu and Marking Records, Matsumoto and at their Ebisu Batica show in Tokyo on May 17 (Friday).
Check out the tracklist and the gorgeous cover art by Mariano Batocabe below.
Here’s NØ NEW MANILA, a sampler of Filipino bands for The Male Gaze's Japan tour, featuring SQUID 9, Ciudad, The Buildings, Ourselves the Elves, and BRAIN TWINS! Really glad to have the cover graced with Mariano Batocabe’s work 💕 You can get the sampler with our split EP with P-iple at Sone Records, Hamamatsu and Marking Records, Matsumoto. We'll also be handing them out on the 17th on our show at Ebisu Batica. Thanks to Sue of Rhyming Slang and Ian Martin of Call And Response Records for giving me the chance to get this together! TRACKLIST: 1. Get You Closer by Ciudad 2. Oh, Christian! by Ciudad 3. Different Shades of Blue by The Buildings 4. Wonder Showzen by The Buildings 5. The Change by Ourselves the Elves 6. Self is Universe by Ourselves the Elves 7. Gulong by SQUID 9 8. Frog Rest by Squid 9 9. Phantom Limb by BRAIN TWINS 10. Don't Cry at the Movies by BRAIN TWINS