There are no upcoming gigs for The Purplechickens.
Founded 1997 at the College of Arts and Letters, U.P. Diliman. Released “Here’s Plan B” in 2003, w/ Perf de Castro (Perfect Music Studio) & Joe Hernandez (Sugar Mountain Audio) engineering & producing. Put out “Girls, Et Cetera” in 2007, engineered by Shinji Tanaka (Sound Creation), Dodjie Garcia (Skunk Productions), & engineered-produced by Joe Hernandez (Sugar Mountain Audio). Mastered by Zach Lucero. “Halang,” the 3rd record, was recorded at Asylum Studios with Kakoy Legaspi producing.
Past members include the awarded cinematographer Eli Balce, the decorated poet-journalist Mayo Martin, & musician-filmmaker Adrian Arcega (Stereodeal), while onstage the band has been joined by Joon Guillen (Modulogeek), Owel Alvero (Ang Bandang Shirley), Alay Magno (Brigada, Makopa), Jason Caballa (Pedicab), Joe Fontanilla (Ang Bandang Shirley), JJ Amante (Mike’s Apartment), Khavn de la Cruz (The Brockas, Fando & Lis), and, more actively up until present, Peter Tolibas (formerly of Ginseng Luzon).