Leah C. Salterio
Leah C. Salterio
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The new home of Eat Bulaga and the architect who designed it
by Leah C. Salterio - January 11, 2019 - 12:00am
In July, Eat Bulaga will celebrate its 40 years as the Philippines’ longest-running noontime show.
Pharmacist by profession, musician by passion
by Leah C. Salterio - December 5, 2018 - 12:00am
Music and pharmacy are poles apart. Singer-composer Nasser (a.k.a. Jang Amparna), a BS Pharmacy graduate from the University of Santo Tomas (UST), will attest to that.
Lea & Simon: Back to Saigon
by Leah C. Salterio - October 28, 2018 - 12:00am
Lea Salonga was only 18 years old when she was thrust on to the world stage for Miss Saigon, in London’s West End. That musical undeniably gave her international recognition, worldwide popularity, illustrious...
Inspiring musical about Our Lady of Guadalupe
by Leah C. Salterio - October 11, 2018 - 12:00am
Our Lady of Guadalupe Shrine in Mexico City is among the widely visited pilgrimage sites in the world, just like the Lourdes Grotto in France, the Fatima Shrine in Portugal or the Medjugorje in Bosnia and Herze...
Sharon somewhere down the road
by Leah C. Salterio - October 4, 2018 - 12:00am
Three esteemed musical directors, two top-notch concert directors, 10 big-named guest artists and several unforgettable highlights.
Only the beginning for Rockitwell band
by Leah C. Salterio - September 28, 2018 - 12:00am
What do you do when you become a senior citizen?
Groundbreaking bands sign up with Curve
by Leah C. Salterio - September 26, 2018 - 12:00am
Groundbreaking artists never fail to make their presence felt in the local music scene. Expectedly, there are always new bands and music groups that ignite the live performance circuit, recording or even the social...
‘Sexiest magician’ is $1 million winner in AGT Season 13
by Leah C. Salterio - September 24, 2018 - 12:00am
Just when most people thought a singer would win in America’s Got Talent (AGT) Season 13, the “sexiest magician,” Shin Lim, bagged the much-coveted $1M prize in the competition that concluded ...
Allan Gonzales: Stevie Wonder of Phl
by Leah C. Salterio - September 12, 2018 - 12:00am
He plays the piano, took up voice lessons, studied classical and jazz improvisation and pursued other musical interests. He did all those things and continues to do what he loves ­— and more.
Sibling love in Side Show
by Leah C. Salterio - September 8, 2018 - 12:00am
We eat with a fork, sleep in a bed, walk with our feet on the floor… We swim, play golf, cook and sew. We even play a mean game of tennis… like your typical girls next door.
TNT Boys clinch unsurprising YFSFK win
by Leah C. Salterio - August 27, 2018 - 12:00am
Talented celebrity kids proved they undoubtedly got what it takes to rule primetime television as ABS-CBN’s reality talent competition, Your Face Sounds Familiar (YFSF) Kids, successfully concluded its second...
Diego hits the road for History
by Leah C. Salterio - August 24, 2018 - 12:00am
In Perth, Australia, where Diego Loyzaga grew up and lived for 11 years, the young actor had no idea that his parents are esteemed actor and actress in the Philippines.
Being on History a dream come true
by Leah C. Salterio - August 16, 2018 - 12:00am
Social media celebrity Yeoh Mong Chin has been a widely-followed influencer for nearly five years now.
Out of the Crib
by Leah C. Salterio - July 19, 2018 - 12:00am
They were still babies when the songs they are now singing, mostly hits of the ‘80s, became popular. Hence, that explains the name of the group, Crib.
Jolo is thankful to Coco
by Leah C. Salterio - July 14, 2018 - 12:00am
Seven years of not facing the cameras proved to be a long time for Jolo Revilla. While he was a full-time actor before, the son of action star-turned-politician Bong Revilla Jr. and Bacoor Mayor Lani Revilla eventually...
A cause for celebration
by Leah C. Salterio - July 2, 2018 - 12:00am
When former Side A vocalist Joey Generoso recently marked his 30th year in the music business, the event was indeed a cause for celebration. Joey staged a well-received and highly-successful concert, Joey G Beyond:...
Pinoy group passes AGT audition
by Leah C. Salterio - June 23, 2018 - 12:00am
Filipinos making it in international competitions is always welcome news to everyone out here. That’s why when a Filipino dance group, Junior New System, made it past the audition stage in America’s Got...
BGT picks comedian winner for 1st time
by Leah C. Salterio - June 14, 2018 - 12:00am
For the first time, a comedian received the grand prize in Britain’s Got Talent (BGT) 12, which concluded early this week. Lee Ridley, who came to be known as the Lost Voice Guy, won the cash prize of 250,000...
4 local DJs take spotlight
by Leah C. Salterio - June 9, 2018 - 12:00am
Singers can easily take center stage in the music scene after earning awards.
The sixth lady to win AI
by Leah C. Salterio - May 26, 2018 - 12:00am
While male talents dominated the winners of American Idol (AI), the women were the ones who have established stellar careers in the international music scene.
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