Author: Kbox Studios

Samoan: A band who believes in the spirit of freedom

Taking up different fields but united for music, Tacloban has another group of young musicians who rock in the industry. Ace Loreche (lead vocals), Sean Bardelas (guitars), Renrey Baoy (guitars), Jeremy Lumapas (bass), and John Tumamak (drums) complete the band Samoan. Established in 2013, the band name was inspired by a wrestler, the samoan bulldozer. […]

March 31, 2017

Break Free – Leyteños Join a Global Cry against Dirty Energy

People across the globe witnessed the strength of Filipinos as we survived the Haiyan aftermath. Tacloban, the most devastated city is now known as The City of Hope. The resilience, however, does not end in rebuilding establishments and healing one’s psyche. For the survivors of the deadliest Philippine typhoon, the fight goes on. On March […]

March 27, 2017

Johanna: A writer, wanderer with a soothing voice

Johanna is not the typical woman you come across with. Also known as Jempe, this young artist is a writer for an online magazine and runs her own blog Her interests include photography, surfing, and adventure. She lives to travel and she travels to live. In this song entitled Parade, Jempe smoothly delivers the [...]
March 1, 2017

KJ Buloron: An Introvert Songwriter

KJ Buloron is an emerging artist of Tacloban City. She started playing musical instruments when she was just 9 years old and started writing songs since she was in 1st year high school. To know more about our featured artist of the week, here are few fun facts about her. Introvert. Songwriting is her only […]

January 26, 2017

Archie Prisno: “The Reality of My Art is a Lie to Many”

Known for using pen as his medium in art, Archimedes Prisno is one of the established artists who has been largely contributing to the art scene in Tacloban City. On January 13, 2017, his first one-man exhibit was finally realized at Kbox Art Gallery Café. Kbox asked a few questions to know more about him. […]

January 26, 2017