The FDCP calls on producers for Cannes networking
THE FILM Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP) is looking for producers to participate in the Marché Du Film – Cannes Producers Network to be held at the Cannes Film Festival in France from May 19-23. The FDCP will select five Spotlight Producers and five Featured Producers with projects in development to represent the country at the event. Spotlight producers will participate and present their projects on the networking platform made up of 500 producers from all over the world. Filipino producers with a project in development can take advantage of this opportunity to build their network of peers and launch international co-production projects. Interested applicants should prepare a short intro video introducing themselves and their project along with other requirements. To access the application form, visit https://bit.ly/FDCP-CPN2022. The deadline for sending the requirements to [email protected] is April 6. Candidates must also be registered in the national register of the FDCP (https://nationalregistry.fdcp.ph/).
Season 2 of He’s in her starts April 20
Deib and Max’s (Donny Pangilinan and Belle Mariano) LOVE story at the fictional Benison International School will continue April 20 on iWantTFC (for Premium users outside the Philippines). Produced by ABS-CBN Entertainment, Star Cinema and iWantTFC, viewers can access all episodes of Season 2 of He’s in her by subscribing to iWantTFC Premium for $12.99 (US) and CA$9.99 (Canada) per month. New eligible users can enjoy streaming for free for 30 days. iWantTFC users can watch advanced episodes on the iWantTFC app (iOs and Android) and website (iwanttfc.com) starting April 22, with a new episode airing every Wednesday for iWantTFC users Premium outside the Philippines.
Super Radyo DZBB broadcasts a new midday program
GMA NETWORK’s flagship AM radio station Super Radyo DZBB 594 is launching a new midday drama program titled Sumasa Puso, hosted by Toni Aquino. The show focuses on how every piece of music has a story. Sumasa Puso broadcast Monday through Friday at 12:30 p.m. on Super Radyo DZBB 594 kHz. The audio livestream is also available on the official website of DZBB www.gmanetwork.com/radio/streaming/dzbb.
Release of the collaborative version of “roses and sunflowers”
AFTER racking up 6.3 million streams on Spotify, Timmy Albert’s 2019 single “Roses & Sunflowers” gets an alternate version featuring an Angelina Cruz collaboration titled “Roses & Sunflowers (Ensemble)” which is available to stream on Spotify.
Gloc-9 release album title track
To mark the 25th of Gloc-9and year in the industry, he should release a new album, which will be called pilak, under Universal Records. The rapper released the album’s title track on all streaming platforms. For his new album, the rapper delivers new poetic songs with musical arrangement, mixing and mastering by Thyro Alfaro and cover art by CLMRarts.
K-Pop group Oh My Girl releases new album
Korean pop group Oh My Girl, member of SEVEN, returns with their new full album and title track “Real Love”. The release of 10 tracks follows the Dear OHMYGIRL EP which was released in May 2021, and their 2019 album, The fifth season. The band’s second album centers on lingering scents and scents as narrative motifs to tell tales of youthful romance and infatuation. He also explores an eclectic range of musical styles spanning pop, EDM, R&B, Latin and hip-hop influences. True love is available on all digital music platforms globally through Sony Music Entertainment Korea.
Tate McRae releases new single
SINGER-DANCER Tate McRae releases his new track for “chaotic” via RCA Records and Sony Music. It is available on all digital music platforms worldwide. The emotionally charged ballad continues to feature more of Tate’s personal lyrics and reunites her with Grammy-winning songwriter/producer Greg Kurstin. The song will be featured on Tate’s debut album due out in early spring. The Calgary native has had over 3.2 billion music streams, over 700 million video views, a #1 Top 40 hit and multiple #1 dance hits. She has been listed on the Forbes 30 Under 30 list for 2021 as the youngest musician on the list as well as on Apple’s Up Next Artist list for 2021.
by Netflix The sound of magic at the premiere in May
NETFLIX has confirmed the worldwide release of The sound of magic May 6. The story features Yoon Ah-yi – a girl who lost her dreams to reality – and Na Il-deung – a boy forced to follow his dreams. The story takes off when the two meet the magician Rieul. Directed by Kim Sung-oun, the series stars Ji Chang Wook, Choi Sungeun, and Hwang In Youp.
Spotify introduces new Blend features
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Spotify expands Blend, a feature that allows users to create shared playlists, with two new features: Blend will now allow users to merge musical tastes from 20 artists, and users can create a Blend playlist with up to 10 other people. Previously, users could merge with one friend or family member at a time. Launched in August 2021, Spotify Blend combines the best of the platform’s customization capabilities and collaborative playlist functionality into a single shared playlist, allowing users to connect, discover and connect more easily to the music they like. Available for Free and Premium users, music lovers can create custom playlists. Listeners can now connect more deeply with their favorite artists by creating a Blend playlist with a growing list of top artists including BTS, AB6IX, Charli XCX, Kacey Musgraves, Lauv, Megan Thee Stallion, Mimi Webb, Tai Verdes , Xamã, Camilo, Diplo, Angèle, Badshah, Kim Loaiza, CRO, Benjamin Ingrosso and Bennett Coast. Users will also receive a share card showing their listening preferences relative to the artist and the songs that bring them closer to their idol. This can be shared directly to Instagram, Facebook, Snapchat or Twitter.