Kamikazee’s Kunwari Video Launch @ 19th East

Posted By Marlon De Jesus / February, 27, 2013 / 0 comments

I have shot Kamikazee several times on different music festivals and big concerts but never on a small, intimate bar tour setting. This band has been known for their very energetic performances that seems to electrify the crowd. They always do the unexpected leaving their patrons at the edge of their seats.

The third leg of the KamiQuesoHoundz bar tour was held at 19th East bar. They also launched their newest video “Kunwari” in collaboration with Gloc9. A politically inclined song telling about the promises politicians always makes.

The band also sung “Huling Sayaw” with Denise Barcena (Gloc9’s Protege). The crowd surely made a worthwhile trip to the south, going home entertained.

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Azzaro Launch Featuring Franco

Posted By Marlon De Jesus / June, 7, 2012 / 2 comments

I was invited by one of the organizer for the Azzaro DB Decibel launch at the Prive Luxury Club. Since they told me band will be playing I thought that it was an opportunity for me to test out Yoda (my new Canon 5D Mark III). I haven’t had the chance to shoot a music gig since I bought it.

The night was highlighted by free booze (yeah anyone likes free drinks), a Fashion show by up and coming designers here in the Philippines and Franco, a Filipino rock supergroup with members from different Filipino bands. The lineup consists of Franco Reyes (of InYo) on vocals, Gabby Alipe (of Urbandub) on guitar, Paolo “8” Toleran (of Queso) on guitar, Buwi Meneses (of Parokya ni Edgar) on bass guitar, and JanJan Mendoza (of Urbandub) on drums.

Here are some of the photos from that night.

More photos on EatShootRock’s Facebook Page

Karl Roy: Passed Away, Rest In Peace

Posted By Marlon De Jesus / March, 13, 2012 / 0 comments

Being the past frontman for bands like Advent Call, P.O.T. and Kapatid, Karl Roy really knows how to rock the house. There was even a rumor that he was suppose to be Razorback’s lead vocalist (Kevin Roy, the Razorback’s current vocalist is Karl’s brother).

Karl Roy’s passing was announced by her sister Kathryn via a facebook post. He passed away last March 13, 2012

It is with deepest sadness that I share the news of Karl’s passing. He was called Home today at 1:01 a.m. Manila time (Tuesday, March 13th), surrounded by those who loved him most – mommy, Keith, Kevin, Krys, his daughter Arianna, and our cousin Jack (Roy-Duavit). Please continue to pray for Karl. He brought so much joy to others but, unfortunately, did not have enough of it in this life. He’s in a better place now, with Lolo Pepe, Lola Conching and Daddy.
- Kathryn Roy

Had the chance of meeting him on a surf trip a few years back, offering us a bottle of Red Horse beer and some happy stick when we arrived. He even joked that he knows a great spot to surf. “Ako meron alam na secret spot (I know a secret spot)” he said. When we asked where was it, he replied “Secret nga eh! (Its a secret!)”.

I had the pleasure of shooting some of the gigs he performed in. I have got to say, the camera loves him. I always find myself watching him sing rather than doing my job of shooting him (yes, i’m a fan!).

Dude manila rock scene won’t be the same without you. You will be missed dearly. Just in case you bump into John Lennon, Jim Morrison, Kurt Cobain and Francis M say hi to them for us. Show the heaven how to rock, pinoy style!!

Here are some pictures of Karl Roy from the last two major shows he performed. Thank you for the music bro! Surfs up!

Karl Roy at Tanduay 5 Rockfest 2011 (MOA Concert Grounds)


Karl Roy at Channel V Music Fest (Metrowalk Parking Lot)






Pak Da Kanser! (A Benefit Concert)

Posted By Marlon De Jesus / January, 31, 2012 / 4 comments

I will be covering a gig on Saturday to show support for this cause. A group of friends (Team Anna) is holding a benefit concert to raise funds for Anna’s fight against Cancer.

I don’t personally know Anna, I was just amazed by her friend’s support. She is one luck gal to have them. Maybe HE will notice this gig and give one big MIRACLE for her.

So if you want to rock out on Saturday, come by Autonomy Bar and Resto around 8pm. Hope to see you guys there

Short info on Team Anna:

We are a group of friends out on a mission: to help our awesome friend and overall awesome person, Anna Alvarez WIN against cancer.

In 2009 Kristine Anne Ong Alvarez, or Anna to her family, friends, and colleagues, was diagnosed with stage 3 neuroendocrine tumor, a rare type of cancer that stemmed from her pancreas and has spread throughout the liver.

More about the Gig:

This is not your usual Gig!

One Night! Seven Bands! One Cause!

Pak Da Kanser! is a one night event of music and bands. This isnt going to be just a night of headbanging and fun. Pak Da Kanser is a fundraising event, a benefit concert handled by Team Anna in cooperation with Shoplifters United. All proceeds will be used in the medication and chemotherapy treatments of our Friend Anna, who is currently battling against Cancer. Help us Help Anna win this war by joining us on that same date.


Your Imaginary Friends
The Camerawalls
Mom’s Cake
Puny Earthlings
Top Junk
Musical O

*Note: I’m not that familiar with these bands, so I took the liberty of searching YouTube, lo and behold, I was hooked. I liked the way they sound. Take note of the band “Your Imaginary Friends” and “Top Junk (with Tuesday Vargas on vocals)”.

Ticket price: P150.00

Inclusive of One Bottle of Beer!

When: February 4, 2012 (Its Saturday Night everybody is free! Come on! Dress up and join the pahhteee!)

Where: Autonomy Bar Maria Clara Street Barangka Drive Mandaluyong City

How to get there? Check out the Map on this Album.

or click this to view the map:

For Tickets and Reservations contact the following numbers:

09235290036 look for Araxi Rei Xian

09284659084 look for Nikki
09286766311 look for Ahmad

09165959240 look for Vianca

Attire: Be at you best Look! 🙂



Channel V Red Revolution Music Festival

Posted By Marlon De Jesus / January, 30, 2012 / 0 comments

The REVOLUTION will take over the month of hearts as the finest music of today go hand in hand in raising the alarm for HIV AWARENESS. Prepare for a Bigger and Better RED REVOLUTION, February 9, 2012, Metrowalk Open Parking Lot, gates will open at 3pm. Let’s SPREAD the LOVE!

Don’t forget to do your part. Be aware, get informed. Sound the alarm. BLOW HARDER!

Get ready to rock it out on FEBRUARY 9, 2012 for the Red Revolution with these bands (in no particular order):

  1. Pepe Smith
  2. Sandwich
  3. Pupil
  4. Callalily
  5. Imago
  6. Franco
  7. Hilera
  8. Moonstar 88
  9. Typecast
  10. Chicosci
  11. Brownman Revival
  12. River Maya
  13. Grin Department
  14. General Luna
  15. Ebe Dancel
  16. Kiss Jane
  17. Mayonnaise
  18. Stonefree
  19. Tanya Markova
  20. Razorback
  21. Someday Dream
  22. Siakol
  23. 6cycle mind
  24. Radioactive Sago Project
  25. Pedicab
  26. Ney
  27. Silent Sanctuary
  28. Paraluman
  29. Top Junk
  30. Blue Boy Bites Back
  31. Peryodiko
  32. Hijo
  33. Salamin
  34. Humanfolk
  35. Eevee
  36. Kalayo
  37. Gracenote
  38. Ernville
  39. Never the Strangers
  40. Letterday Story
  41. Kaligta
  42. Frio
  43. Duster
  44. Banda ni Kleggy
  45. Ajka
  46. SinoSikat
  47. Bloomfields
  48. All for Patricia
  49. Karl Roy
  50. Brisom
  51. Subscapular
  52. Sitti
  53. Kjwan
  54. Fuseboxx
  55. Urban Dub

Buy your tickets at:


  • SM MOA
  • SM North
  • SM The Block
  • SM Makati
  • SM Megamall
  • SM San Lazaro
  • Greenbelt
  • Trinoma
  • Shangri-la Plaza


  • Gateway Mall
  • Festival Mall Alabang
  • Rockwell Powerplant Mall
  • Robinsons Place Ermita
  • Sta. Lucia East

Ticket price is Php 50.

(there will be no more P30 and P20 denominations but we will still accept the tickets purchased before.)

*You may also buy tickets to the show thru Channel [V] Philippines at vmusicfestival2012@gmail.com or call 0927-2404222.

You can also check www.facebook.com/eatshootrock




Dutdutan 11 Event Shoot

Posted By Marlon De Jesus / August, 31, 2011 / 3 comments

Last weekend, I had the pleasure of shooting for the biggest tattoo convention here in the Philippines dubbed “Dutdutan”. The event was held at the World Trade Center, Roxas Blvd. It was attended by both local and international artists, collectors (a guy/gal with tattoo), exhibitors.

One of the highlight of the event is the FHM Bikini Open participated by the FHM babes. I myself almost froze when i saw them but I have to resist so i can work (Who will not freeze when they threw their shirts on me #truestory).

My assignment for this event was to shoot the bands that performed during the event. It was a tiring two day event and I can’t wait for Dutdutan 12!!! Rock on!

More photos at EatShootRock Facebook Page

Dutdutan 11 Performers and FHM Bikini Open Photo set

Dutdutan 11 Tattoo Photo set