MANILA -- Local indie favorites Ben&Ben and Clara Benin are the featured artists in the second installment of the Karpos Live Mix 2 series, which will be held this Saturday, October 6, at the Ayala Vertis Tent.
"Karpos Live Mix 2.2" features a full OPM line-up and fans can expect these indie acts to perform full-length sets.
This follows the successful Karpos Live Mix 2.1 concert last August which wad headlined by visiting artists Tom Misch and Vancouver Sleep Clinic.
The nine-piece band Ben&Ben has captured the hearts and minds of many with their introspective lyrics, and heartfelt melodies with with songs like "Kathang Isip," "Maybe the Night," and "Leaves, among others." They recently contributed the song "Susi" to the Goyo: Ang Batang Heneral soundtrack.
Benin, meanwhile, was one of Tom’s Story’s guests during their performance in Mix 1.1. She will take the stage on her own for this show. With her soothing voice, she will surely strum her guitars and our heartstrings with songs like "Parallel Universe," "Tila," "Closure," and "Be My Thrill," to name some.
With both acts known for their highly emotional songs, the night is bound to be a feast for the ears and the heart.
Ahead of Saturday's concert, the two artists recently teamed up for a cover of Sugarfree's "Burnout," which has been uploaded on social media.
Watch their performance here:
-- Report from Joko Magalong-De Veyra