Love Song Disciples Testing New Grounds

Manila Bulletin, August 18, 2012 | Go to article overview

Love Song Disciples Testing New Grounds


Balladeer Chad Borja and DJ Joe D Mango, two acts who made their mark in the '90s, are making their return trips to limelight playing a different note.

The former, known for his pop ballad singing, now performs to the accompaniment of big band music. The latter, best known for being a radio voice giving advice on love problems via his program, "Love Notes," appears in an acoustic album in collaboration with young singer Sabrina who's now a big draw in some parts of South East Asia.

Borja is releasing his comeback album anytime soon. Its tracks have been given a big band spin. So far, he has done a couple of gigs with his back-up band, one at 19East and recently at Strums on Jupiter St. Makati City.

"I'm enjoying up here," he told the crowd gathered at Strums. Some were somewhat surprised to see a restyled ballad act in the mould of Richard Poon.

Chad, a cancer survivor determined to reestablish himself in the local music scene, included in his repertoire the Visayan song "Usahay" and the original "Kung Ako Na Lang Sana."

Big band versions of Van Halen's "Jump" and Queen's "Crazy Little Thing Called Love" attracted attention. It was the same way with "You Make Me Feel So Young," a duet with Noel Santiago, a well-known guitarist in the gig circuit and a member of his band. …

The rest of this article is only available to active members of Questia

Already a member? Log in now.

Notes for this article

Add a new note
If you are trying to select text to create highlights or citations, remember that you must now click or tap on the first word, and then click or tap on the last word.
One moment ...
Default project is now your active project.
Project items
Notes
Cite this article

Cited article

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Buy instant access to cite pages or passages in MLA 8, MLA 7, APA and Chicago citation styles.

(Einhorn, 1992, p. 25)

(Einhorn 25)

(Einhorn 25)

1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

Note: primary sources have slightly different requirements for citation. Please see these guidelines for more information.

Cited article

Love Song Disciples Testing New Grounds
Settings

Settings

Typeface
Text size Smaller Larger Reset View mode
Search within

Search within this article

Look up

Look up a word

  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
Please submit a word or phrase above.
Print this page

Print this page

Why can't I print more than one page at a time?

Help
Full screen
Items saved from this article
  • Highlights & Notes
  • Citations
Some of your highlights are legacy items.

Highlights saved before July 30, 2012 will not be displayed on their respective source pages.

You can easily re-create the highlights by opening the book page or article, selecting the text, and clicking “Highlight.”

matching results for page

    Questia reader help

    How to highlight and cite specific passages

    1. Click or tap the first word you want to select.
    2. Click or tap the last word you want to select, and you’ll see everything in between get selected.
    3. You’ll then get a menu of options like creating a highlight or a citation from that passage of text.

    OK, got it!

    Cited passage

    Style
    Citations are available only to our active members.
    Buy instant access to cite pages or passages in MLA 8, MLA 7, APA and Chicago citation styles.

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn, 1992, p. 25).

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences."1

    1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

    Cited passage

    Thanks for trying Questia!

    Please continue trying out our research tools, but please note, full functionality is available only to our active members.

    Your work will be lost once you leave this Web page.

    Buy instant access to save your work.

    Already a member? Log in now.

    Search by... Author
    Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

    Oops!

    An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.